For population 25 years and over in Hugoton:
For population 15 years and over in Hugoton city:
457 residents are foreign born (10.3% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,017 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Amarillo, TX (139.6 miles , pop. 173,627).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (221.1 miles , pop. 360,890).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (397.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Moscow, KS (3.6 miles ), Rolla, KS (4.0 miles ), Tyrone, OK (4.7 miles ), Hooker, OK (4.8 miles ), Liberal, KS (5.0 miles ), Richfield, KS (5.0 miles) , Satanta, KS (5.2 miles ), Ulysses, KS (5.3 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 37.18 N, Longitude: 101.35 W
Area code: 620
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Crime in Hugoton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 8 (6 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +281 (+8.2%).
Work and jobs in Hugoton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Hugoton, Kansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Hugoton-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 82% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/5/1993, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.7 miles away from the Hugoton city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/5/1993, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.7 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Hugoton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Kansas state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 59.1 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 95.9 miles away from Hugoton center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Stevens County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 2, Flood: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Billy Drago - Film actor.
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Local government website: CITYOFHUGOTON.COM
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Public elementary/middle schools in Hugoton:
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Hugoton and their reported violations in the past:HUGOTON, CITY OF (Population served: 3644, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 14.2%
(5.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 40.5% for other race residents, 0.0% 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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Religion statistics for Hugoton (based on Stevens County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 61.72%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
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Hugoton government finances in 2006 (per resident):
6.40% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,009 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:
9.85% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,353 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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Hugoton fatal accident list:
Jul 30, 2006 87:99 PM, Sr-25, Us-56, Lat: 37.169797, Lon: -101.358572, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Feb 17, 2004 87:99 PM, Cr-14, Cr-Z, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Dec 18, 1992 10:25 AM, U56, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 15, 1982 07:24 PM, K051, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 13, 1976 09:20 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Hugoton)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 39 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Hugoton, KS)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hugoton)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Hugoton)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 15 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2013.