For population 25 years and over in Marne:
For population 15 years and over in Marne city:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $740 (1.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Council Bluffs, IA (41.2 miles , pop. 58,268).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (48.6 miles , pop. 390,007).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (385.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Walnut, IA (2.5 miles ), Atlantic, IA (2.5 miles ), Lewis, IA (3.2 miles ), Elk Horn, IA (3.2 miles ), Brayton, IA (3.4 miles) , Avoca, IA (3.4 miles ), Wiota, IA (3.5 miles) , Kimballton, IA (3.5 miles ).
Latitude: 41.45 N, Longitude: 95.11 W
Area code: 712
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: 0 (0.0%).
Average climate in Marne, Iowa
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Marne-area historical tornado activity is above Iowa state average. It is 189% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/27/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 21.4 miles away from the Marne city center killed one person and injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 6/26/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.2 miles away from the city center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Marne-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Iowa state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 60.8 miles away from the city center
On 2/11/1995 at 05:54:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 65.8 miles away from Marne center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Cass County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 3, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Marne:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Marne:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 5.5%
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Marne compared to Iowa state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Marne (based on Cass County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 73.16%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Marne government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.37% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,380 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:
5.85% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,029 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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Marne fatal accident list:
May 31, 1990 06:15 PM, 83, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:4
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1