For population 25 years and over in Trenton:
For population 15 years and over in Trenton city:
63 residents are foreign born (5.6% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,396 (1.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: East Grayson, TX (18.6 miles , pop. 81,381).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Plano, TX (35.2 miles , pop. 222,030).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (50.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Leonard, TX (2.5 miles ), Whitewright, TX (2.5 miles ), Westminster, TX (2.8 miles ), Blue Ridge, TX (3.1 miles ), Bailey, TX (3.2 miles ), Tom Bean, TX (3.2 miles ), Ector, TX (3.3 miles ), Savoy, TX (3.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 33.43 N, Longitude: 96.34 W
Area code: 903
Crime rates in Trenton (2010):
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Crime rates in Trenton (2011):
Population change in the 1990s: +4 (+0.6%).
Work and jobs in Trenton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Trenton, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Trenton-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 255% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/9/2006, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.2 miles away from the Trenton city center killed 3 people and injured 10 people and caused $2 million in damages.
On 4/2/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 35.0 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Trenton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 85.3 miles away from the city center
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 27.6 miles away from Trenton center
On 6/8/2004 at 00:15:09, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 76.5 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 60.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/6/2006 at 22:13:16, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 88.0 miles away from Trenton center
On 5/31/2002 at 09:57:10, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 84.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Fannin County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Fires: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Flood: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Lloyd Mangrum - Professional golfer, Tex Wilson - Baseball player.
Hospitals/medical centers near Trenton:
Airports located in Trenton:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Trenton:
Public high school in Trenton:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Trenton:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 4.26. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 28.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 16.6. This is better than average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.25. This is about average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 33.8%
(14.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.5% for Black residents, 65.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 65.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Trenton compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Trenton (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Trenton (based on Fannin County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 74.66%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Trenton government finances in 2002(per resident):
7.97% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($49,165 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:
7.74% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,819 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:
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Trenton fatal accident list:
May 10, 2006 10:29 PM, Sr-121, Fm814, Lat: 33.429486, Lon: -96.351467, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 15, 2006 05:15 PM, Sr-121, Lat: 33.411375, Lon: -96.370156, Vehicles: 5, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 1, 2005 10:51 AM, Sr-121, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 2
Sep 15, 2001 10:32 AM, Sr-121, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 2
Nov 27, 1985 05:20 PM, 69, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 28, 1978 03:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 28, 1976 08:55 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:4
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Trenton)
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Trenton, TX
Total of 7 patent applications in 2008-2014.