For population 25 years and over in Bladen:
For population 15 years and over in Bladen village:
4 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $520 (1.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (106.4 miles , pop. 225,581).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (529.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Campbell, NE (2.7 miles ), Blue Hill, NE (2.8 miles ), Holstein, NE (3.2 miles ), Roseland, NE (3.2 miles ), Ayr, NE (3.4 miles) , Cowles, NE (3.6 miles) , Norman, NE (3.9 miles) , Upland, NE (4.0 miles) .
Latitude: 40.32 N, Longitude: 98.60 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 402
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +11 (+3.9%).
Work and jobs in Bladen: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Bladen, Nebraska
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Bladen-area historical tornado activity is above Nebraska state average. It is 225% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/5/1964, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 19.7 miles away from the Bladen village center killed 4 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/10/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.0 miles away from the village center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Bladen-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Nebraska state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/20/2002 at 04:29:40, a magnitude 3.5 (3.3 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 82.1 miles away from the city center
On 5/30/1991 at 22:07:44, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 88.6 miles away from Bladen center
On 11/13/2001 at 01:56:13, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 88.1 miles away from the city center
On 7/18/1990 at 02:47:03, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 84.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/1/2002 at 11:08:56, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 87.3 miles away from Bladen center
On 4/17/2003 at 17:31:59, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 87.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Webster County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bladen:
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Public elementary/middle school in Bladen:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Bladen and their reported violations in the past:BLADEN, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 296, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 30.5%
(12.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 80.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 100.0% for other race 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)
Bladen compared to Nebraska state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Bladen (based on Webster County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 67.22%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Bladen government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.16% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,847 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:
6.56% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,108 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 Amateur Radio Licenses:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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