For population 25 years and over in Miller:
For population 15 years and over in Miller city:
5 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $956 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (131.1 miles , pop. 123,975).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (271.1 miles , pop. 390,007).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (599.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: St. Lawrence, SD (1.5 miles ), Ree Heights, SD (3.3 miles) , Wessington, SD (3.9 miles ), Highmore, SD (4.7 miles ), Wolsey, SD (5.1 miles ), Orient, SD (5.2 miles) , Rockham, SD (5.3 miles) , Tulare, SD (5.3 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.52 N, Longitude: 98.99 W
Area code: 605
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Crime rate in Miller detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -139 (-8.3%).
Work and jobs in Miller: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Miller, South Dakota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Miller-area historical tornado activity is slightly above South Dakota state average. It is 30% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/24/2006, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.9 miles away from the Miller city center injured 2 people and caused $15 million in damages.
On 6/7/1993, a category F3 tornado 20.2 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Miller-area historical earthquake activity is above South Dakota state average. It is 90% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 29.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 56.3 miles away from Miller center
On 11/21/2003 at 01:09:11, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 21.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/26/2002 at 08:32:17, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 39.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/19/2005 at 02:43:46, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 77.9 miles away from Miller center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Hand County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Winter Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Blizzard: 1, Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Scott Heidepriem - Politician, Rick Rose - Actor, Dale Hargens - Politician, Vera C. Bushfield - Politician, Wuert Engelmann - Football player.
Hospitals/medical centers in Miller:
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 11.2%
(11.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
8 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
67 people in nursing homes in 2000
3 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere in 2000
Miller compared to South Dakota state average:
Banks with branches in Miller (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Miller city (based on Hand County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 70.09%
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): 1
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
5.16% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,868 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
6.50% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,966 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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Miller fatal accident list:
Feb 16, 1995 01:18 PM, 14, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Mar 14, 1991 06:45 PM, 2nd St E, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Miller)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Miller, SD)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:5
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Miller)
FAA Registered Aircraft:31 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Miller)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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