For population 25 years and over in Bird City:
For population 15 years and over in Bird City city:
18 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $671 (1.1%)
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 ), Parks, NE (4.7 miles) , Max, NE (5.1 miles) , Atwood, KS (5.1 miles ), Haigler, NE (5.3 miles ), Brewster, KS (5.3 miles ).
Latitude: 39.75 N, Longitude: 101.53 W
Area code: 785
Population change in the 1990s: +17 (+3.7%).
Work and jobs in Bird City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
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).
Hospitals/medical centers near Bird City:
Airports located in Bird City:
See details about airports located in Bird City, KS
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bird City:
Public high school in Bird City:
See full list of schools located in Bird City
Public elementary/middle school in Bird City:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Bird City and their reported violations in the past:BIRD CITY, CITY OF (Population served: 438, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 17.1%
(13.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 21.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Bird City compared to Kansas state average:
Banks with branches in Bird City (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
1996 2000 2004 2008 2012
1996 Presidential Elections Results
2000 Presidential Elections Results
2004 Presidential Elections Results
2008 Presidential Elections Results
2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Bird City city (based on Cheyenne County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 67.90%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Bird City government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Bird City government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Bird City government finances - Cash and Securities 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.
Strongest AM radio stations in Bird City:
Strongest FM radio stations in Bird City:
TV broadcast stations around Bird City:
Bird City fatal accident list:
Dec 17, 1997 08:25 AM, U36, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bird City, KS
Bird City on our top lists: