For population 25 years and over in Kansas:
For population 15 years and over in Kansas village:
11 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,070 (1.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Terre Haute, IN (29.8 miles , pop. 59,614).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Indianapolis, IN (96.7 miles , pop. 781,870).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (158.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Ashmore, IL (2.2 miles ), Westfield, IL (2.7 miles ), Redmon, IL (2.7 miles) , Oakland, IL (2.9 miles ), Brocton, IL (3.4 miles ), Charleston, IL (3.7 miles ), Paris, IL (3.7 miles ), Hindsboro, IL (3.7 miles ).
Latitude: 39.55 N, Longitude: 87.94 W
Area code: 217
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Crime rate in Kansas detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Population change in the 1990s: -27 (-3.1%).
Work and jobs in Kansas: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Kansas, Illinois
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Kansas-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 143% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/11/1958, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.1 miles away from the Kansas village center injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 6/2/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 35.1 miles away from the village center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Kansas-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 78% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 76.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 50.8 miles away from Kansas center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 74.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 67.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/21/2008 at 05:38:29, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MB, 4.0 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 73.2 miles away from Kansas center
On 11/11/1991 at 09:20:47, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 58.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Edgar County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 14.0%
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Religion statistics for Kansas (based on Edgar County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.01%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
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Kansas government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.38% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,047 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:
5.51% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,646 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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Kansas fatal accident list:
Oct 22, 1983 11:17 PM, 16, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Kansas)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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