For population 25 years and over in Lane:
For population 15 years and over in Lane city:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,033 (1.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Olathe, KS (34.0 miles , pop. 92,962).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (52.4 miles , pop. 441,545).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (401.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Greeley, KS (2.4 miles ), Rantoul, KS (2.7 miles ), Osawatomie, KS (2.9 miles ), Parker, KS (3.0 miles ), Richmond, KS (3.1 miles ), Princeton, KS (3.3 miles ), Fontana, KS (3.6 miles) , Garnett, KS (3.7 miles ).
Latitude: 38.44 N, Longitude: 95.08 W
Area code: 785
Population change in the 1990s: +7 (+2.8%).
Work and jobs in Lane: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Lane, Kansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Lane-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kansas state average. It is 177% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 22.6 miles away from the Lane city center killed 44 people and injured 207 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/12/1964, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.5 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 9 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Lane-area historical earthquake activity is below Kansas state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/18/2005 at 19:59:42, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 60.4 miles away from the city center
On 5/13/1999 at 14:18:22, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 50.1 miles away from Lane center
On 3/23/2007 at 08:15:49, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 72.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Franklin County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Lane:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lane:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Lane and their reported violations in the past:LANE, CITY OF (Population served: 259, Purch_surface_water):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 4.5%
(4.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Lane compared to Kansas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Lane city (based on Franklin County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 35.86%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
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Lane government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):
7.75% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,899 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:
7.73% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,068 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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Lane fatal accident list:
Jun 1, 1978 11:15 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Lane)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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