For population 25 years and over in Corsica:
For population 15 years and over in Corsica city:
12 residents are foreign born (2.1% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,107 (1.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (84.4 miles , pop. 123,975).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (193.3 miles , pop. 390,007).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (556.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Harrison, SD (2.5 miles) , Armour, SD (2.8 miles ), New Holland, SD (3.2 miles) , Stickney, SD (3.4 miles ), Storla, SD (3.4 miles) , Delmont, SD (4.0 miles ), Geddes, SD (4.3 miles ), Lake Andes, SD (4.4 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.42 N, Longitude: 98.41 W
Area code: 605
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
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Population change in the 1990s: -43 (-6.3%).
Work and jobs in Corsica: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Corsica, South Dakota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Corsica-area historical tornado activity is above South Dakota state average. It is 110% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/14/1962, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.1 miles away from the Corsica city center injured 2 people.
On 5/29/1962, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 32.2 miles away from the city center .
Earthquake activity:Corsica-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 74.1 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 51.7 miles away from Corsica 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 25.8 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 76.7 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 60.4 miles away from Corsica center
On 10/19/2005 at 02:43:46, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 62.6 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 Douglas County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 6.4%
(6.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% 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)
2 people in workers’ group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
65 people in nursing homes in 2000
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Banks with branches in Corsica (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Corsica city (based on Douglas County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 112.06%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Adult diabetes rate:
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Corsica government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Corsica government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
3.71% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($23,405 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
7.48% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,205 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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