For population 25 years and over in Dodge City:
For population 15 years and over in Dodge City town:
8 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $348 (0.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Birmingham, AL (36.7 miles , pop. 242,820).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (540.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Good Hope, AL (2.0 miles ), Bremen, AL (2.4 miles ), Hanceville, AL (2.7 miles ), Colony, AL (2.7 miles ), Garden City, AL (2.9 miles ), Logan, AL (2.9 miles ), Cullman, AL (3.0 miles ), Crane Hill, AL (3.1 miles ).
Latitude: 34.05 N, Longitude: 86.88 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 256
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +236 (+62.8%).
Work and jobs in Dodge City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Dodge City, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Dodge City-area historical tornado activity is above Alabama state average. It is 312% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/11/1963, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.6 miles away from the Dodge City town center killed 2 people and injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 31.7 miles away from the town center killed 28 people and injured 272 people.
Earthquake activity:Dodge City-area historical earthquake activity is above Alabama state average. It is 69% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 49.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 77.9 miles away from Dodge City center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 59.6 miles away from the city center
On 12/12/1997 at 08:42:20, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 47.3 miles away from the city center
On 12/8/2001 at 01:08:21, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 59.6 miles away from Dodge City center
On 11/28/1999 at 11:00:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MB, 3.8 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 48.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Cullman County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 11, Tornadoes: 8, Hurricanes: 5, Winds: 3, Freezes: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Dodge City:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dodge City:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 19.0. This is about average. There were 20 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.72. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 13.2%
(13.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Dodge City compared to Alabama state average:
Banks with branches in Dodge City (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Dodge City (based on Cullman County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 71.16%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 55
Number of full-service restaurants: 53
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Dodge City government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.08% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,794 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($241 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.80% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,600 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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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total costs: $983,000
Total average daily traffic: 540
Total average daily truck traffic: 44
Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic: 681
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