For population 25 years and over in Basin:
For population 15 years and over in Basin town:
7 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $745 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Billings, MT (100.3 miles , pop. 89,847).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Denver, CO (358.5 miles , pop. 554,636).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (780.9 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Greybull, WY (2.8 miles ), Manderson, WY (2.9 miles) , Shell, WY (4.1 miles) , Burlington, WY (4.4 miles ), West River, WY (4.4 miles ), Washakie Ten, WY (4.7 miles ), Hyattville, WY (4.8 miles) , Worland, WY (5.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.38 N, Longitude: 108.04 W
Area code: 307
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Basin detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Work and jobs in Basin: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Basin, Wyoming
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Basin-area historical tornado activity is near Wyoming state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/2/1985, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 31.5 miles away from the Basin town center .
On 7/24/1967, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 6.3 miles away from the town center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Basin-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Wyoming state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/25/2008 at 11:59:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.2 MW, 4.2 ML, Depth: 0.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 99.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/31/1992 at 01:40:14, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 62.8 miles away from Basin center
On 11/16/1993 at 07:26:04, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 47.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/9/2007 at 10:10:40, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 49.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/5/2002 at 01:18:48, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 30.3 miles away from Basin center
On 8/7/1991 at 12:49:16, a magnitude 3.5 (3.4 ML, 3.5 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 73.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Big Horn County (1) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Mudslide: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers in Basin:
Airports located in Basin:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Basin:
Public high school in Basin:
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Public elementary/middle school in Basin:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Basin and their reported violations in the past:SOUTH BIG HORN COUNTY JPB (Population served: 2084, Groundwater):
Past health violations:BASIN, TOWN OF (Population served: 1100, Purch_groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 5.8%
(5.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 7.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
People in group quarters in Basin in 2010:
People in group quarters in Basin in 2000:
Basin compared to Wyoming state average:
Banks with branches in Basin (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Basin town (based on Big Horn County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.55%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
Adult diabetes rate:
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Basin government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Basin government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
8.16% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($44,841 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:
8.19% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,927 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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Basin fatal accident list:
Sep 26, 1980 02:40 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Feb 9, 1975 09:30 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 3
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Basin, WY)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Basin)
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Basin, WY
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.