For population 25 years and over in Kilgore:
For population 15 years and over in Kilgore village:
1 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2011: $843 (1.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rapid City, SD (138.5 miles , pop. 59,607).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lincoln, NE (265.1 miles , pop. 225,581).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (681.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Nenzel, NE (2.7 miles) , Crookston, NE (3.2 miles) , Spring Creek, SD (3.6 miles) , St. Francis, SD (3.8 miles ), Cody, NE (3.8 miles) , Two Strike, SD (4.4 miles) , Valentine, NE (4.6 miles ), Rosebud, SD (4.6 miles ).
Latitude: 42.94 N, Longitude: 100.96 W
Area code: 402
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +20 (+25.3%).
Average climate in Kilgore, Nebraska
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Kilgore-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Nebraska state average. It is 26% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/15/1962, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.3 miles away from the Kilgore village center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 7/19/1975, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 0.9 miles away from the village center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Kilgore-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Nebraska state average. It is 88% 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 43.6 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 82.3 miles away from Kilgore 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 26.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/26/1991 at 11:49:15, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 57.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/25/1994 at 02:44:39, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 46.6 miles away from Kilgore center
On 7/12/1998 at 16:28:49, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 43.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Cherry County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storm: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Kilgore:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kilgore:
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Public elementary/middle school in Kilgore:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Kilgore and their reported violations in the past:KILGORE, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 99, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 14.1%
(1.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% 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
Kilgore compared to Nebraska state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Kilgore (based on Cherry County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.07%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Kilgore government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.76% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($23,556 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:
7.60% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,024 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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FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:3