For population 25 years and over in Bird City:
For population 15 years and over in Bird City city:
7 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,117 (1.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Aurora, CO (174.2 miles , pop. 276,393).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (548.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: McDonald, KS (3.0 miles) , St. Francis, KS (3.8 miles ), Benkelman, NE (4.6 miles ), Atwood, KS (5.1 miles ), Haigler, NE (5.3 miles ), Brewster, KS (5.3 miles ), Goodland, KS (5.4 miles ), Stratton, NE (5.7 miles ).
Latitude: 39.75 N, Longitude: 101.53 W
Area code: 785
Population change in the 1990s: +17 (+3.7%).
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Average climate in Bird City, Kansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Bird City-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 67% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/15/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.9 miles away from the Bird City city center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/20/1951, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.4 miles away from the city center .
Earthquake activity:Bird City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Kansas state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/13/2001 at 01:56:13, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 72.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/16/2007 at 06:50:31, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, 2.6 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 72.3 miles away from Bird City center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Cheyenne County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 3, Flood: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Bird City and their reported violations in the past:BIRD CITY, CITY OF (Population served: 438, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 20.3%
(18.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Bird City (based on Cheyenne County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 67.90%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
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Bird City government finances in 2002(per resident):
4.84% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($24,491 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
4.75% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,852 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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Bird City fatal accident list:
Dec 17, 1997 08:25 AM, U36, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
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