For population 25 years and over in Cambridge:
For population 15 years and over in Cambridge city:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $350 (1.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (44.8 miles , pop. 344,284).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (312.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Burden, KS (2.2 miles ), Atlanta, KS (3.1 miles ), Dexter, KS (3.1 miles ), Grenola, KS (3.5 miles ), Latham, KS (3.9 miles) , Cedar Vale, KS (4.2 miles ), Winfield, KS (4.2 miles ), Moline, KS (4.5 miles ).
Latitude: 37.32 N, Longitude: 96.67 W
Area code: 620
Population change in the 1990s: +29 (+39.2%).
Average climate in Cambridge, Kansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Cambridge-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kansas state average. It is 188% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/25/1955, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 10.2 miles away from the Cambridge city center killed 80 people and injured 273 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/26/1991, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.7 miles away from the city center killed one person and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Cambridge-area historical earthquake activity is near Kansas state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/30/1998 at 17:41:22, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 62.7 miles away from the city center
On 7/24/2001 at 14:02:35, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 32.2 miles away from Cambridge center
On 1/24/1991 at 05:00:26, a magnitude 3.0 (2.9 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 73.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Cowley County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Cambridge:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cambridge:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Cambridge and their reported violations in the past:CAMBRIDGE, CITY OF (Population served: 101, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 12.5%
(4.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Cambridge compared to Kansas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Cambridge (based on Cowley County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.91%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Number of full-service restaurants: 25
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Cambridge government finances in 2002:
5.97% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,475 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:
6.45% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,307 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Cambridge:
Strongest FM radio stations in Cambridge:
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:5
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Cambridge, KS