For population 25 years and over in Duckwater:
For population 15 years and over in Duckwater CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: North Las Vegas, NV (160.1 miles , pop. 115,488).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Las Vegas, NV (161.9 miles , pop. 478,434).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (345.1 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Lund, NV (6.3 miles ), Pioche, NV (7.8 miles ), Ely, NV (7.9 miles ), Ruth, NV (7.9 miles ), Alamo, NV (8.0 miles ), Ralston, NV (8.4 miles) , Yucca Flat, NV (8.5 miles) , McGill, NV (8.6 miles ).
Latitude: 38.52 N, Longitude: 115.54 W
Unemployment in July 2013:
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Average climate in Duckwater, Nevada
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Earthquake activity:Duckwater-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Nevada state average. It is 7% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/13/1990 at 16:00:00, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MB, 4.5 MS, 5.6 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 99.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/4/1991 at 19:00:00, a magnitude 5.6 (5.6 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.4 ML) earthquake occurred 94.7 miles away from Duckwater center
On 3/26/1992 at 16:30:00, a magnitude 5.5 (5.5 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.4 ML) earthquake occurred 97.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/25/1990 at 15:00:00, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 98.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/15/1993 at 14:17:57, a magnitude 4.5 (4.2 MB, 4.3 ML, 4.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 64.7 miles away from Duckwater center
On 8/4/1992 at 13:37:27, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 3.9 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Nye County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Religion statistics for Duckwater (based on Nye County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 21.01%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
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15.30% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($47,188 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:
10.05% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($38,308 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:1
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