2005 Report to the Base Closure and Realignment Commission: Industrial JCSG Justification Book Page: 2 of 2

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Avai I able (Gaduate/PhD Prograrrs 11
Avail able Colleges and/or Universities 14
Avail abl e Vocati onal and/or Techni cal Schools 10
Errpl oyrrent
Unerrployrrent and job growth rates provide a rel ative rrerit of job avai I abi lity i n the local conrunity. Nati onal
rates from the Bureau of Labor Statistics are al so provi ded.
The unerrployrrent rates for the last five-years:
1999 2000 2001 2002 2003
Local Data 3. 1% 3.4% 4.0% 5.2% 5.5%
Nat i onal 4.2% 4. 0% 4. 7% 5.8% 6.0%
Basi s: NSA IVSA IVSA IVSA IVSA
The annual job growth rate for the last five-years:
1999 2000 2001 2002 2003
Local Data 2. 1% 1. 0% 1.3% . 5% 1. 9%
National 1.5% 2.4% .03% -.31% .86%
Basi s: NSA IVSA IVSA IVA IVSA
Housi ng
Thi s att ri bute provi des an i ndi cat i on of avai I abi I i ty of housi ng, both sales and rent al, i n t he local comruni ty.
Not e: accordi ng t o t he 2000 Census, Vacant Sal e and Vacant Rent al Unit s do not equal Tot al Vacant Housi ng
Uni ts; Tot al Vacant Housing Uni ts rray also i ncl ude uni t s t hat are vacant but not on t he market for sal e or rent.
Total Vacant Housi ng Uni t s 39, 826 Basis
Vacant Sal e Uni t s 6, 699 IV6A
Vacant Rental Units 15,650
Iedi cal Provi ders
Thi s at t r i but e pr ovi des an i ndi cat or of avai I abi I i t y of rredi cal care for i l it ar y and DoD ci vi I i ans in the Iocal
comrunity. The table reflects the raw nurrber of physicians/beds and ratio of physici ans/beds to popul ation.
# Physicians # Beds Po ulation
Local Comrunity 4, 405 3, 995 1, 592, 383 Basi s:
Ratio 1:361 1:399 IVBA
National Ratio (2003) 1:421.2 1:373.7
Saf et y/Cri rre
The local com-runi ty' s Uni form Cri n-e Reports (UCR) Index for 2002 per 100, 000 people and the nat i onal UCR based
on i nf or mat i on f r om t he Feder al Bureau of Investigation (FBI) for 2002:
Local UCR 6,775.3 Basis: NBA
National UCR 4,118.8
Transport at i on
Di stance to an ai rport shows convenience and avai I abil ity of ai rl i ne transportation. Public transportation
shows potential for rrerrbers and DoD civi Ii ans to use it to commute to/from work under norrral ci rcurrstances and
for l ei sure.
D stance from Lackl and AFB to nearest corrrerci al ai rport: 17.6 ni l es
Is Lackl and AFB ser ved by r egul ar I y schedul ed publ i c transport at i on? Yes
Utilities
This attribute identifies a local co-rrunity's water and sewer systerrs' abi I ity to receive 1,000 additional
peopl e.
Does the local comruni t y' s wat er syst em have t he abi I ity t o rreet an expanded need of an addi t i onal 1,000 people
rrovi ng i n the local community? Yes
Does the local comruni t y' s sewer syst em have t he abi lit y t o rreet an expanded need of an addi t i onal 1,000 people
rrovi ng i n the local community? Yes

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United States. Department of Defense. 2005 Report to the Base Closure and Realignment Commission: Industrial JCSG Justification Book, book, June 4, 2005; (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc14650/m1/2/ocr/: accessed March 23, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.

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