For population 25 years and over in Whiteface:
For population 15 years and over in Whiteface town:
7 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,396 (1.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lubbock, TX (42.6 miles , pop. 199,564).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (250.8 miles , pop. 448,607).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (341.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Morton, TX (3.4 miles ), Sundown, TX (3.5 miles ), Levelland, TX (3.7 miles ), Opdyke West, TX (4.3 miles) , Smyer, TX (5.1 miles ), South Sand Hills, TX (5.2 miles ), Littlefield, TX (5.2 miles ), Ropesville, TX (5.4 miles ).
Latitude: 33.60 N, Longitude: 102.62 W
Area code: 806
Population change in the 1990s: -46 (-9.0%).
Work and jobs in Whiteface: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Whiteface, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Whiteface-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 116% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/17/1970, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 0.8 miles away from the Whiteface town center injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 4/21/1957, a category F4 tornado 18.2 miles away from the town center injured 7 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Whiteface-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 92.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/2/2001 at 01:55:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 92.8 miles away from Whiteface center
On 8/26/1992 at 03:24:52, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Cochran County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Fires: 2, Flood: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 3.8%
(2.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 9.3% for other race residents, 11.5% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Whiteface (based on Cochran County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 97.80%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
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Whiteface government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.58% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($20,569 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:
9.56% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,009 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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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Whiteface)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:4
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
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