For population 25 years and over in Canistota:
For population 15 years and over in Canistota city:
42 residents are foreign born (5.6% Latin America, 1.5% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,264 (1.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (28.5 miles , pop. 123,975).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (174.4 miles , pop. 390,007).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (503.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Monroe, SD (2.9 miles) , Dolton, SD (3.0 miles) , Montrose, SD (3.0 miles ), Salem, SD (3.2 miles ), Bridgewater, SD (3.3 miles ), Humboldt, SD (3.4 miles ), Marion, SD (3.5 miles ), Parker, SD (4.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.60 N, Longitude: 97.29 W
Area code: 605
Crime rates in Canistota (2002):
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Crime rates in Canistota (2003):
Population change in the 1990s: +92 (+15.1%).
Work and jobs in Canistota: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Canistota, South Dakota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Canistota-area historical tornado activity is significantly above South Dakota state average. It is 176% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/30/1998, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.9 miles away from the Canistota city center killed 6 people and injured 150 people and caused $18 million in damages.
On 6/7/1993, a category F4 tornado 19.6 miles away from the city center injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Canistota-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below South Dakota state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 99.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 60.5 miles away from Canistota center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 76.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/21/2003 at 01:09:11, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/19/2005 at 02:43:46, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 35.4 miles away from Canistota center
On 7/26/2002 at 08:32:17, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 70.1 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 McCook County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Local government website: CANISTOTASD.COM
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 12.2%
(8.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 54.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
53 people in nursing homes in 2000
Canistota compared to South Dakota state average:
Banks with branches in Canistota (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Canistota (based on McCook County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 87.84%
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): 3
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Canistota government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.18% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,869 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:
8.07% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,705 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:6
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
Businesses in Canistota, SD
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.