For population 25 years and over in Little River:
For population 15 years and over in Little River city:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $656 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (61.3 miles , pop. 344,284).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (393.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Windom, KS (2.4 miles) , Lyons, KS (3.3 miles ), Geneseo, KS (3.4 miles ), Marquette, KS (3.8 miles ), Frederick, KS (4.0 miles) , Sterling, KS (4.1 miles ), Inman, KS (4.2 miles ), Nickerson, KS (4.2 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 38.40 N, Longitude: 98.01 W
Area code: 620
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Crime in Little River (2005):
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: +42 (+8.5%).
Work and jobs in Little River: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Little River, Kansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Little River-area historical tornado activity is above Kansas state average. It is 203% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/8/1950, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.4 miles away from the Little River city center killed one person and injured 5 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 3/26/1991, a category F4 tornado 17.4 miles away from the city center injured 5 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Little River-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Kansas state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/30/1991 at 22:07:44, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 93.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/15/1992 at 02:56:40, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.8 miles away from Little River center
On 7/24/2001 at 14:02:35, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 73.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/7/1999 at 05:16:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 76.4 miles away from the city center
On 11/1/2002 at 11:08:56, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 76.6 miles away from Little River center
On 4/17/2003 at 17:31:59, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 99.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Rice County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Carl Manda - Major League Baseball player.
Hospitals/medical centers near Little River:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Little River:
Public high school in Little River:
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Public elementary/middle school in Little River:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Little River and their reported violations in the past:LITTLE RIVER, CITY OF (Population served: 523, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 25.8%
(26.2% for White Non-Hispanic 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
52 people in nursing homes
Little River compared to Kansas state average:
Banks with branches in Little River (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Little River (based on Rice County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.62%
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): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Little River government finances in 2002:
5.94% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($25,947 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:
7.65% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,817 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:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.