For population 25 years and over in Gordon:
For population 15 years and over in Gordon city:
36 residents are foreign born (2.0% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,154 (1.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rapid City, SD (101.8 miles , pop. 59,607).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (249.1 miles , pop. 259,628).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (744.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Clinton, NE (2.8 miles) , Rushville, NE (3.8 miles ), Pine Ridge, NE (4.7 miles) , Batesland, SD (4.8 miles) , Pine Ridge, SD (4.8 miles ), Wounded Knee, SD (5.0 miles ), Hay Springs, NE (5.1 miles ), Merriman, NE (5.2 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.81 N, Longitude: 102.20 W
Area code: 308
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Crime rate in Gordon detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 5 (4 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -67 (-3.7%).
Work and jobs in Gordon: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Gordon, Nebraska
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Gordon-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Nebraska state average. It is 31% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/4/1994, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 24.0 miles away from the Gordon city center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
On 5/5/1993, a category F3 tornado 25.7 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Gordon-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Nebraska state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/25/2003 at 07:32:33, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 28.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/28/1990 at 04:59:59, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 38.1 miles away from Gordon center
On 2/20/1993 at 13:08:10, a magnitude 3.5 (3.1 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 37.7 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 97.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/1998 at 16:26:38, a magnitude 3.4 (3.1 MB, 3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 42.6 miles away from Gordon center
On 3/2/1990 at 04:15:27, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 37.2 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 Sheridan County (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Tornado: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Trevor Johnson - 2005 NFL player (New York Jets, born: Feb 26, 1981).
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Airports located in Gordon:
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Local government website: www.ci.gordon.ne.us
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 12.4. This is worse than average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Gordon and their reported violations in the past:GORDON, CITY OF (Population served: 1700, Groundwater):
Past health violations:WESTERN CAFE (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 22.0%
(15.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 3.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 36.4% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 67.8% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
42 people in nursing homes in 2000
People in group quarters in Gordon in 2010:
4 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere in 2000
Gordon compared to Nebraska state average:
Banks with branches in Gordon (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Gordon (based on Sheridan County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.55%
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): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
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Gordon government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.35% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,388 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:
8.18% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,909 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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Gordon fatal accident list:
Mar 3, 2004 04:04 PM, Us-27, Tenth Street, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Gordon)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Gordon, NE)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Gordon)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 16 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Gordon)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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