For population 25 years and over in Hay Springs:
For population 15 years and over in Hay Springs village:
10 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,027 (2.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rapid City, SD (100.1 miles , pop. 59,607).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (228.1 miles , pop. 259,628).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (755.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Rushville, NE (3.4 miles ), Clinton, NE (4.3 miles) , Chadron, NE (4.3 miles ), Pine Ridge, NE (4.7 miles) , Pine Ridge, SD (5.0 miles ), Gordon, NE (5.1 miles ), Whitney, NE (5.4 miles) , Hemingford, NE (5.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.68 N, Longitude: 102.69 W
Area code: 308
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -56 (-7.9%).
Work and jobs in Hay Springs: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Hay Springs, Nebraska
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Hay Springs-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Nebraska state average. It is 21% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/5/1993, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.5 miles away from the Hay Springs village center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 6/4/1994, a category F3 tornado 8.4 miles away from the village center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Hay Springs-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Nebraska state average. It is 86% 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 44.6 miles away from the city 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 53.3 miles away from Hay Springs center
On 4/9/1996 at 02:48:08, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 76.4 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 16.5 miles away from the city center
On 2/20/1993 at 13:08:10, a magnitude 3.5 (3.1 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 63.2 miles away from Hay Springs center
On 3/2/1990 at 04:15:27, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 43.7 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: S. Donald Stookey - Chemist.
Airports located in Hay Springs:
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Public high school in Hay Springs:
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Hay Springs that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 16.8%
(8.0% 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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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
5 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
4 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
Hay Springs compared to Nebraska state average:
Banks with branches in Hay Springs (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Hay Springs (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
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Hay Springs 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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Hay Springs fatal accident list:
Apr 1, 1981 08:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total costs: $201,000
Total average daily traffic: 2,980
Total average daily truck traffic: 271
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 3,844
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Hay Springs)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:6
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
FAA Registered Aircraft:11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Hay Springs)