For population 25 years and over in Talco:
For population 15 years and over in Talco city:
124 residents are foreign born (16.8% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $620 (2.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Longview, TX (62.4 miles , pop. 73,344).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Garland, TX (94.1 miles , pop. 215,768).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (105.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Bogata, TX (3.1 miles ), Winfield, TX (3.7 miles ), Mount Vernon, TX (3.8 miles ), Miller's Cove, TX (3.8 miles) , Mount Pleasant, TX (4.0 miles ), Deport, TX (4.1 miles ), Clarksville, TX (4.2 miles ), Annona, TX (4.3 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 33.36 N, Longitude: 95.10 W
Area code: 903
Population change in the 1990s: -25 (-4.2%).
Work and jobs in Talco: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Talco, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Talco-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 209% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/2/1982, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.2 miles away from the Talco city center killed 10 people and injured 170 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 3/26/1961, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.8 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Talco-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/31/1997 at 03:26:41, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 51.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/20/2002 at 02:18:13, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 84.4 miles away from Talco center
On 4/22/2005 at 05:17:04, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 56.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Titus County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Fires: 2, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Talco:
See full list of schools located in Talco
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Talco:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 16.9%
(10.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 44.6% for Black residents, 24.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Talco compared to Texas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Talco (based on Titus County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 71.01%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Talco government finances in 2002(per resident):
7.34% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,872 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.15% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,487 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Talco:
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TV broadcast stations around Talco:
Talco fatal accident list:
Oct 11, 2002 04:12 PM, Us-271, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 4, 1999 10:23 AM, Us-271, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 2, 1994 07:45 AM, 271, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Oct 30, 1987 06:00 PM, 271, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Talco)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Talco, TX)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Talco, TX
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.