For population 25 years and over in Hazelton:
For population 15 years and over in Hazelton city:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $443 (1.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (71.8 miles , pop. 344,284).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (310.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Kiowa, KS (2.6 miles ), Sharon, KS (3.3 miles ), Amorita, OK (3.6 miles) , Burlington, OK (3.6 miles) , Waldron, KS (3.7 miles) , Byron, OK (3.8 miles) , Attica, KS (3.8 miles ), Hardtner, KS (3.8 miles) .
Latitude: 37.09 N, Longitude: 98.40 W
Area code: 620
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: +16 (+12.5%).
Average climate in Hazelton, Kansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Hazelton-area historical tornado activity is above Kansas state average. It is 202% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/17/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.2 miles away from the Hazelton city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/12/2004, a category F4 tornado 25.8 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused $280,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Hazelton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kansas state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 22.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/30/1998 at 17:41:22, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 48.7 miles away from Hazelton center
On 1/14/1993 at 17:06:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 34.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/1994 at 03:28:58, a magnitude 3.0 (2.8 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 60.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/25/1999 at 23:19:58, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 16.2 mi) earthquake occurred 71.5 miles away from Hazelton center
On 1/24/1991 at 05:00:26, a magnitude 3.0 (2.9 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 78.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Barber County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Hazelton:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hazelton:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Hazelton and their reported violations in the past:HAZELTON, CITY OF (Population served: 137, Purch_groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 33.0%
(27.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 46.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Hazelton compared to Kansas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Hazelton (based on Barber County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 74.20%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Hazelton government finances in 2002:
6.29% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,720 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:
5.39% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,650 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Hazelton:
Strongest FM radio stations in Hazelton:
TV broadcast stations around Hazelton:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total costs: $31,000
Total average daily traffic: 530
Total average daily truck traffic: 79
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 586
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:5
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: