For population 25 years and over in Durham:
For population 15 years and over in Durham city:
2 residents are foreign born (2.6% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $525 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (55.3 miles , pop. 344,284).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (394.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Tampa, KS (2.4 miles) , Lehigh, KS (2.9 miles ), Hillsboro, KS (3.1 miles ), Ramona, KS (3.4 miles) , Roxbury, KS (3.4 miles) , Canton, KS (3.6 miles ), Lincolnville, KS (3.8 miles ), Carlton, KS (3.8 miles) .
Latitude: 38.48 N, Longitude: 97.23 W
Area code: 620
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -5 (-4.2%).
Average climate in Durham, Kansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Durham-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kansas state average. It is 178% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/13/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 5.4 miles away from the Durham city center killed one person and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 3/13/1990, a category F5 tornado 22.4 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 60 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Durham-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Kansas state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/24/2001 at 14:02:35, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 55.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Marion County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Durham:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Durham:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 19.4. This is better than average. There were 18 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.78. This is about average. There were 13 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Durham and their reported violations in the past:DURHAM, CITY OF (Population served: 110, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 12.0%
(3.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Durham compared to Kansas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Durham city (based on Marion County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 64.42%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Durham government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Durham government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Durham government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
5.66% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,107 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:
7.01% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,843 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Durham:
Strongest FM radio stations in Durham:
TV broadcast stations around Durham:
Durham fatal accident list:
Dec 10, 1985 05:35 PM, R045, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:6
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: