For population 25 years and over in Sunset Valley:
For population 15 years and over in Sunset Valley city:
4 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $6,250 (1.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Austin, TX (6.6 miles , pop. 656,562).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (67.9 miles , pop. 1,144,646).
Nearest cities: Rollingwood, TX (2.0 miles ), Lost Creek, TX (2.1 miles ), West Lake Hills, TX (2.1 miles ), Shady Hollow, TX (2.2 miles ), Barton Creek, TX (2.3 miles ), San Leanna, TX (2.4 miles ), Onion Creek, TX (2.5 miles ), Austin, TX (2.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 30.23 N, Longitude: 97.82 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 512
City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime in Sunset Valley detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 13 (13 officers).
Work and jobs in Sunset Valley: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Sunset Valley, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Sunset Valley-area historical tornado activity is near Texas state average. It is 99% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/27/1997, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.2 miles away from the Sunset Valley city center killed one person and injured 5 people and caused $15 million in damages.
On 5/27/1997, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 38.6 miles away from the city center killed 27 people and injured 12 people and caused $40 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Sunset Valley-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 99.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 91.3 miles away from Sunset Valley center
On 7/20/1991 at 23:38:19, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 92.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Travis County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 9
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 6, Hurricanes: 6, Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Sunset Valley:
Amtrak station near Sunset Valley:
Local government website: www.sunsetvalley.org
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sunset Valley:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.32. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.0553. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.0 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.66. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.0 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 30.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 15.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 3.8%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 11.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Sunset Valley compared to Texas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Sunset Valley (based on Travis County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.17%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 133
Number of supercenters and club stores: 8
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 141
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 301
Number of full-service restaurants: 772
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Sunset Valley government finances in 2002:
11.17% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($48,685 average adjusted gross income)
0.27% of residents moved from foreign countries ($890 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
9.16% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($46,957 average adjusted gross income)
0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($475 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Sunset Valley:
Strongest FM radio stations in Sunset Valley:
TV broadcast stations around Sunset Valley:
Sunset Valley fatal accident list:
Sep 30, 2005 08:12 AM, Us-290, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 15, 2004 03:00 PM, Us-290, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Oct 11, 2003 07:00 PM, Us-290, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Apr 20, 2002 05:09 AM, Us-290, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Mar 7, 1993 09:20 PM, 290, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sunset Valley, TX
Sunset Valley on our top lists:
Total of 8 patent applications in 2008-2013.