For population 25 years and over in Burr Oak:
For population 15 years and over in Burr Oak village:
32 residents are foreign born (4.8% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,199 (1.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Battle Creek, MI (32.7 miles , pop. 53,364).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (54.1 miles , pop. 205,727).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (121.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Sturgis, MI (2.5 miles ), Bronson, MI (2.6 miles ), Colon, MI (2.8 miles ), Orland, IN (3.3 miles ), Sherwood, MI (3.4 miles ), Centreville, MI (3.5 miles ), Mendon, MI (3.6 miles ), Lagrange, IN (3.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 41.85 N, Longitude: 85.32 W
Area code: 269
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 Burr Oak detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -60 (-7.0%).
Work and jobs in Burr Oak: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Burr Oak, Michigan
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Burr Oak-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Michigan state average. It is 141% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.4 miles away from the Burr Oak village center killed 5 people and injured 41 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 11.1 miles away from the village center killed 23 people and injured 294 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Burr Oak-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Michigan state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/2/1994 at 21:23:06, a magnitude 3.5 (3.4 LG, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 75.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/17/1990 at 10:27:34, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.9 miles away from Burr Oak center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Burr Oak and their reported violations in the past:BURR OAK (Population served: 797, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:LONG LAKE CAMPGROUND (Population served: 143, Groundwater):
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Burr Oak that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 8.6%
(3.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Burr Oak compared to Michigan state average:
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Religion statistics for Burr Oak (based on St. Joseph County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 34.52%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 17
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Number of full-service restaurants: 41
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5.03% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,093 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:
5.84% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,988 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($275 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Burr Oak fatal accident list:
Sep 30, 2006 03:15 PM, Highland, Lat: 41.845281, Lon: -85.330914, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total average daily traffic: 500
Total average daily truck traffic: 40
Total future (year 2016) average daily traffic: 865
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Burr Oak)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Burr Oak)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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