For population 25 years and over in Garden City:
For population 15 years and over in Garden City city:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,029 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lee's Summit, MO (27.1 miles , pop. 70,700).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (40.9 miles , pop. 441,545).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (411.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: La Tour, MO (2.6 miles) , Gunn City, MO (2.8 miles) , Creighton, MO (2.8 miles ), East Lynne, MO (2.8 miles ), Archie, MO (3.2 miles ), Harrisonville, MO (3.3 miles ), Urich, MO (3.5 miles ), Blairstown, MO (3.5 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 38.56 N, Longitude: 94.19 W
Area code: 816
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Crime rate in Garden City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +258 (+20.8%).
Work and jobs in Garden City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Garden City, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Garden City-area historical tornado activity is above Missouri state average. It is 149% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 31.3 miles away from the Garden City city center killed 44 people and injured 207 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/19/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 35.7 miles away from the city center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Garden City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Missouri state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/18/2005 at 19:59:42, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 13.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/31/2005 at 07:07:07, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 79.9 miles away from Garden City center
On 3/30/2001 at 17:13:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 63.8 miles away from the city center
On 5/13/1999 at 14:18:22, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 46.5 miles away from the city center
On 3/23/2007 at 08:15:49, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 88.0 miles away from Garden City center
On 1/21/1992 at 11:36:21, a magnitude 3.1 (2.3 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 91.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Cass County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Tyler Farr - Singer.
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.4. This is about average. There were 15 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Garden City and their reported violations in the past:CASS CO PWSD #11 (Population served: 2205, Purch_groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:GARDEN CITY (Population served: 1364, Surface_water):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 12.0%
(11.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 82.4% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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Banks with branches in Garden City (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Garden City city (based on Cass County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 41.01%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 11
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 40
Number of full-service restaurants: 63
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Garden City government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
9.31% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($42,939 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($191 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.01% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,941 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($162 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Garden City fatal accident list:
Oct 5, 1988 07:35 PM, 7 Bus, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 30 meters (98ft)
Total average daily traffic: 12,635
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,095
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Garden City)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.