Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sparks, NV (139.4 miles , pop. 66,346).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (245.4 miles , pop. 407,018).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (391.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Grass Valley, NV (4.2 miles ), Kingston, NV (5.6 miles) , Eureka, NV (7.4 miles) , Round Mountain, NV (7.6 miles) , Dixie Valley, NV (7.7 miles) , Crescent Valley, NV (7.7 miles ), Beowawe, NV (8.1 miles) , Battle Mountain, NV (8.3 miles ).
Latitude: 39.66 N, Longitude: 117.12 W
Area code: 775
Unemployment in July 2013:
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Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Austin-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Nevada state average. It is 4% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 61.5 miles away from the city center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 94.8 miles away from Austin center
On 12/16/1954 at 11:07:12, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 56.6 miles away from the city center
On 8/24/1954 at 05:51:30, a magnitude 6.8 (6.8 UK, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 63.7 miles away from the city center
On 7/6/1954 at 11:13:18, a magnitude 6.8 (6.8 UK) earthquake occurred 74.2 miles away from Austin center
On 1/15/1993 at 14:17:57, a magnitude 4.5 (4.2 MB, 4.3 ML, 4.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 51.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Lander County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Snows: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Charles L. Richards - Politician, Orrice Abram Murdock, Jr. - Senator and Congressman, Nick Burley - Boxer.
Airports located in Austin:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.0553. This is significantly better than average. There were 22 monitors within city limits.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 30.2. This is about average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.5. This is better than average. There were 27 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.92. This is about average. There were 8 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Austin and their reported violations in the past:LANDER CO SEWER AND WATER DIST 2 AUSTIN (Address: LANDER COUNTY SEWER , Population served: 350, Groundwater):
Past health violations:IONE WATER SYSTEM (Address: IONE WATER , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
8 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms in 2000
Austin compared to Nevada state average:
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Religion statistics for Austin CCD (based on Lander County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.92%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
11.84% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,950 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:
9.44% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($40,882 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Austin)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Austin, NV)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:46 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Austin)
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