For population 25 years and over in Dakota City:
For population 15 years and over in Dakota City city:
361 residents are foreign born (15.3% Latin America, 1.8% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $2,318 (2.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux City, IA (5.8 miles , pop. 85,013).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (82.6 miles , pop. 390,007).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (449.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Sergeant Bluff, IA (1.8 miles ), South Sioux City, NE (2.0 miles ), Sioux City, IA (2.4 miles ), Homer, NE (2.7 miles ), Jackson, NE (2.8 miles ), North Sioux City, SD (3.0 miles ), Hubbard, NE (3.0 miles ), Salix, IA (3.2 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.42 N, Longitude: 96.42 W
Area code: 402
Population change in the 1990s: +342 (+23.1%).
Work and jobs in Dakota City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Dakota City, Nebraska
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Dakota City-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 164% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/28/1986, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.6 miles away from the Dakota City city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 5/5/1964, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.2 miles away from the city center injured 7 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Dakota City-area historical earthquake activity is below Nebraska state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 57.8 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 58.2 miles away from Dakota City center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Dakota County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Dakota City:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dakota City:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Dakota City:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 18.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.14. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 0.693. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Dakota City that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 13.9%
(11.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 22.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 42.9% for American Indian residents, 34.6% for other race residents, 9.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
8 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
30 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
10 people in nursing homes in 2000
Dakota City compared to Nebraska state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Dakota City (based on Dakota County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.27%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Dakota City government finances in 2002(per resident):
8.43% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,022 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:
9.84% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,699 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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Dakota City fatal accident list:
Nov 12, 2007 02:39 PM, Us-75, Sr-35, Lat: 42.415392, Lon: -96.432556, Vehicles: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 1, 1994 09:20 AM, 35, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
May 27, 1980 08:15 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Dakota City)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: