For population 25 years and over in Medicine Bow:
For population 15 years and over in Medicine Bow town:
1 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $199 (0.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cheyenne, WY (89.3 miles , pop. 53,011).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (153.6 miles , pop. 259,628).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (661.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Rock River, WY (4.0 miles ), Elk Mountain, WY (4.3 miles) , Hanna, WY (4.3 miles ), Centennial, WY (6.5 miles) , Saratoga, WY (6.6 miles ), East Albany, WY (6.8 miles) , Sinclair, WY (6.9 miles ), Albany, WY (7.1 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 41.90 N, Longitude: 106.20 W
Area code: 307
Work and jobs in Medicine Bow: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Medicine Bow, Wyoming
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Medicine Bow-area historical tornado activity is near Wyoming state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/2/1976, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 34.3 miles away from the Medicine Bow town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 6/27/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 60.9 miles away from the town center injured 3 people and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Medicine Bow-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Wyoming state average. It is 68% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 47.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/6/1999 at 00:41:09, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 85.3 miles away from Medicine Bow center
On 10/19/1996 at 13:27:57, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 82.8 miles away from the city center
On 5/26/2000 at 21:58:46, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 73.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/10/1993 at 04:17:46, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 40.1 miles away from Medicine Bow center
On 7/23/1993 at 06:30:23, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 47.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)
Airports located in Medicine Bow:
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Local government website: www.medicinebow.org/town.htm
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Medicine Bow:
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Public elementary/middle school in Medicine Bow:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.3. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.2 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Medicine Bow and their reported violations in the past:MEDICINE BOW, TOWN OF (Population served: 270, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 21.3%
(13.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 35.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Medicine Bow compared to Wyoming state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Medicine Bow (based on Carbon County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 42.94%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
Adult diabetes rate:
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Medicine Bow government finances in 2002(per resident):
9.27% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($49,023 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:
9.39% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,990 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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Medicine Bow fatal accident list:
Sep 25, 1994 87:99 PM, 487, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 9, 1989 00:25 AM, 30-287, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Medicine Bow, WY)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FAA Registered Aircraft:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: