For population 25 years and over in Big Water:
For population 15 years and over in Big Water town:
7 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $883 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Flagstaff, AZ (130.1 miles , pop. 52,894).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Las Vegas, NV (207.1 miles , pop. 478,434).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (246.8 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Page, AZ (4.0 miles ), Lechee, AZ (4.3 miles ), Bitter Springs, AZ (5.6 miles ), Henrieville, UT (6.2 miles) , Cannonville, UT (6.3 miles) , Tropic, UT (6.7 miles ), Kaibito, AZ (6.8 miles ), Escalante, UT (6.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 37.08 N, Longitude: 111.66 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 928
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 Big Water detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +102 (+32.4%).
Work and jobs in Big Water: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Big Water, Utah
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Big Water-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Utah state average. It is 29% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/2/1998 at 07:28:29, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 89.6 miles away from the city center
On 9/6/1994 at 03:48:37, a magnitude 4.3 (3.9 MB, 4.3 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 78.2 miles away from Big Water center
On 6/18/1998 at 11:00:40, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 ML, Depth: 1.3 mi) earthquake occurred 76.6 miles away from the city center
On 3/14/1992 at 05:13:31, a magnitude 4.2 (3.7 MB, 4.2 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/22/1999 at 17:51:15, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 90.5 miles away from Big Water center
On 4/17/1995 at 08:23:46, a magnitude 4.1 (3.7 MB, 4.1 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 83.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Kane County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Big Water:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Big Water:
Public high school in Big Water:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 14.9%
(16.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% 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:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Big Water compared to Utah state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Big Water (based on Kane County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 69.86%
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): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Big Water government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Big Water government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Big Water government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
13.94% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($58,255 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:
9.82% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,800 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:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
Businesses in Big Water, UT