For population 25 years and over in McLaughlin:
For population 15 years and over in McLaughlin city:
5 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,273 (2.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bismarck, ND (69.2 miles , pop. 55,532).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (370.9 miles , pop. 382,618).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (709.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Little Eagle, SD (3.0 miles ), Bullhead, SD (3.7 miles ), Selfridge, ND (4.1 miles ), Fort Yates, ND (4.6 miles ), Pollock, SD (5.1 miles ), Mobridge, SD (5.1 miles ), McIntosh, SD (5.2 miles ), Timber Lake, SD (5.4 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 45.81 N, Longitude: 100.81 W
Area code: 605
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in McLaughlin detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 4 (2 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: 0 (0.0%).
Work and jobs in McLaughlin: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in McLaughlin, South Dakota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
McLaughlin-area historical tornado activity is below South Dakota state average. It is 26% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/29/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 44.6 miles away from the McLaughlin city center killed 2 people and injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 6/21/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 26.6 miles away from the city center injured 4 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Corson County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 5, Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Blizzard: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Rod Froelich - Politician.
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to McLaughlin:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 32.2%
(10.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 38.6% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 45.7% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
McLaughlin compared to South Dakota state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for McLaughlin (based on Corson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 90.07%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Number of full-service restaurants: 1
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McLaughlin government finances in 2002(per resident):
8.34% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($21,318 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:
10.55% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($21,474 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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McLaughlin fatal accident list:
Aug 27, 1999 04:01 AM, Us-12, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Apr 12, 1998 08:34 AM, Us-12, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Oct 15, 1992 00:45 AM, 63, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:7
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1