For population 25 years and over in Gayville:
For population 15 years and over in Gayville town:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,214 (1.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux City, IA (47.9 miles , pop. 85,013).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (127.4 miles , pop. 390,007).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (490.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Volin, SD (2.2 miles ), Mission Hill, SD (2.4 miles) , St. Helena, NE (2.6 miles) , Wakonda, SD (3.0 miles ), Wynot, NE (3.2 miles) , Yankton, SD (3.3 miles ), Irene, SD (3.7 miles ), Vermillion, SD (3.8 miles ).
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Latitude: 42.89 N, Longitude: 97.17 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 605
Population change in the 1990s: +16 (+4.0%).
Work and jobs in Gayville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Gayville, South Dakota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Gayville-area historical tornado activity is significantly above South Dakota state average. It is 181% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/28/1986, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.8 miles away from the Gayville town center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 6/7/1965, a category F4 tornado 19.6 miles away from the town center killed one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Gayville-area historical earthquake activity is below South Dakota state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 87.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 90.5 miles away from Gayville center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 32.1 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 75.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/19/2005 at 02:43:46, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 84.2 miles away from Gayville center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Yankton County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.52. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.7 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.158. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.7 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.85. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.7 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 25.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 16.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 21.7 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 15.8%
(15.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Gayville (based on Yankton County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 69.28%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
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Gayville government finances in 2002:
6.60% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,484 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:
7.10% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,951 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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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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