For population 25 years and over in Colome:
For population 15 years and over in Colome city:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,125 (2.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (151.2 miles , pop. 123,975).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lincoln, NE (230.4 miles , pop. 225,581).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (620.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Dallas, SD (3.2 miles) , Winner, SD (3.3 miles ), Gregory, SD (3.8 miles ), Burke, SD (4.7 miles ), New Witten, SD (4.7 miles) , Hamill, SD (4.8 miles) , Burton, NE (5.0 miles) , Herrick, SD (5.3 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.26 N, Longitude: 99.72 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 605
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: +32 (+10.4%).
Work and jobs in Colome: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Colome, South Dakota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Colome-area historical tornado activity is near South Dakota state average. It is 18% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/8/1965, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 12.5 miles away from the Colome city center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/15/1962, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.5 miles away from the city center .
Earthquake activity:Colome-area historical earthquake activity is above South Dakota state average. It is 90% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 67.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 53.6 miles away from Colome 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 72.5 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 83.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/25/1994 at 02:44:39, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 48.8 miles away from Colome center
On 2/20/1993 at 13:08:10, a magnitude 3.5 (3.1 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Tripp County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Blizzard: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Colome:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Colome:
Public high school in Colome:
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 13.0%
(13.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% 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)
Colome compared to South Dakota state average:
Banks with branches in Colome (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Colome (based on Tripp County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 69.67%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.14% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,877 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:
7.44% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,751 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 Private Land Mobile Towers:4
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:2