For population 25 years and over in Linn Valley:
For population 15 years and over in Linn Valley city:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,136 (1.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Olathe, KS (35.2 miles , pop. 92,962).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (49.0 miles , pop. 441,545).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (403.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: La Cygne, KS (1.9 miles ), Merwin, MO (2.6 miles) , Amsterdam, MO (2.6 miles ), Fontana, KS (2.8 miles) , Drexel, MO (3.0 miles ), Amoret, MO (3.3 miles ), Pleasanton, KS (3.7 miles ), Parker, KS (4.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 38.38 N, Longitude: 94.71 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 913
Crime rates in Linn Valley (2008):
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Crime rates in Linn Valley (2009):
Work and jobs in Linn Valley: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Linn Valley, Kansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Linn Valley-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kansas state average. It is 165% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/12/1964, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.8 miles away from the Linn Valley city center killed 3 people and injured 9 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 2/28/2007, a category F4 tornado 27.3 miles away from the city center .
Earthquake activity:Linn Valley-area historical earthquake activity is below Kansas state average. It is 97% 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 40.6 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 50.0 miles away from Linn Valley center
On 3/30/2001 at 17:13:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 81.2 miles away from the city center
On 3/23/2007 at 08:15:49, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 82.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Linn County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 6, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Linn Valley:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2006 was 0.245. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.417. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.39. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 28.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.13. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Linn Valley and their reported violations in the past:LINN VALLEY LAKES POA (Population served: 146, Surface_water):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 7.3%
(7.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Linn Valley compared to Kansas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Linn Valley (based on Linn County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 37.85%
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): 7
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.81% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,151 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:
7.81% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,238 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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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 11 meters (36ft)
Total costs: $522,000
Total average daily traffic: 6,530
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,044
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 10,700
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:5
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.