For population 25 years and over in Chancellor:
For population 15 years and over in Chancellor town:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $855 (1.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (17.1 miles , pop. 123,975).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (154.3 miles , pop. 390,007).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (485.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Lennox, SD (2.2 miles ), Parker, SD (2.8 miles ), Davis, SD (2.8 miles) , Hurley, SD (2.8 miles ), Tea, SD (3.0 miles ), Worthing, SD (3.4 miles ), Monroe, SD (3.7 miles) , Marion, SD (3.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.37 N, Longitude: 96.99 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 605
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +21 (+6.8%).
Work and jobs in Chancellor: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Chancellor, South Dakota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Chancellor-area historical tornado activity is significantly above South Dakota state average. It is 192% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/7/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.7 miles away from the Chancellor town center killed one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 6/7/1993, a category F4 tornado 24.3 miles away from the town center injured 5 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Chancellor-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below South Dakota state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 79.9 miles away from the city center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 65.7 miles away from Chancellor center
On 10/19/2005 at 02:43:46, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 56.0 miles away from the city 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 91.9 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 Turner County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Winter Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Blizzard: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chancellor:
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Public elementary/middle school in Chancellor:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 26.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 16.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.15. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.203. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.8 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 5.59. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.8 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 8.6%
(7.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 7.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 75.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Chancellor compared to South Dakota state average:
Banks with branches in Chancellor (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Chancellor (based on Turner County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 89.90%
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): 11
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.02% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,462 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:
8.19% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,350 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 Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1