For population 25 years and over in Ellsworth AFB:
For population 15 years and over in Ellsworth AFB CDP:
53 residents are foreign born (4.4% Asia, 1.1% Latin America, 0.9% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rapid City, SD (9.0 miles , pop. 59,607).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Aurora, CO (320.0 miles , pop. 276,393).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (793.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Box Elder, SD (1.3 miles ), Ashland Heights, SD (1.8 miles ), Rapid Valley, SD (2.5 miles ), Green Valley, SD (2.7 miles ), Rapid City, SD (3.0 miles ), New Underwood, SD (3.5 miles ), Blackhawk, SD (3.5 miles ), Summerset, SD (3.8 miles ).
Latitude: 44.14 N, Longitude: 103.07 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,355 (+32.5%)
Area code commonly used in this area: 605
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Ellsworth AFB: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Ellsworth AFB, South Dakota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Ellsworth AFB-area historical tornado activity is below South Dakota state average. It is 38% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/11/1991, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.7 miles away from the Ellsworth AFB place center injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 6/18/1967, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 8.0 miles away from the place center injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Ellsworth AFB-area historical earthquake activity is above South Dakota state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/28/1990 at 04:59:59, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 63.6 miles away from the city center
On 2/6/1996 at 16:08:36, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 34.6 miles away from Ellsworth AFB center
On 5/25/2003 at 07:32:33, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 96.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/9/1996 at 02:48:08, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 90.2 miles away from the city center
On 2/7/2007 at 10:35:58, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 25.3 miles away from Ellsworth AFB center
On 3/2/1990 at 04:15:27, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 64.5 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 Meade County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 5, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Fires: 2, Floods: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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College/University in Ellsworth AFB:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ellsworth AFB:
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 32.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 21.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 5.88. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Ellsworth AFB and their reported violations in the past:U.S. AIR FORCE DET 21, ECRG (Address: 2900 DOOLITTLE DRIVE , Serves WY, Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 0.9%
(1.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race 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)
People in group quarters in Ellsworth AFB in 2000:
Ellsworth AFB compared to South Dakota state average:
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Religion statistics for Ellsworth AFB CDP (based on Meade County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 39.65%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
14.16% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,707 average adjusted gross income)
0.91% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,866 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
15.32% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,653 average adjusted gross income)
1.20% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,351 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0115.00
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