For population 25 years and over in Minden:
For population 15 years and over in Minden city:
44 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,455 (1.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (121.3 miles , pop. 225,581).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (545.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Norman, NE (2.9 miles) , Axtell, NE (3.1 miles ), Heartwell, NE (3.1 miles) , Hildreth, NE (3.5 miles ), Upland, NE (3.6 miles) , Wilcox, NE (3.8 miles ), Kearney, NE (3.9 miles ), Funk, NE (4.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 40.50 N, Longitude: 98.95 W
Area code: 308
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Crime rate in Minden detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
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Population change in the 1990s: +205 (+7.4%).
Work and jobs in Minden: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Minden, Nebraska
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Minden-area historical tornado activity is above Nebraska state average. It is 210% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/5/1964, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 30.8 miles away from the Minden city center killed 4 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 3/13/1990, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.4 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Minden-area historical earthquake activity is below Nebraska state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/20/2002 at 04:29:40, a magnitude 3.5 (3.3 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 72.0 miles away from the city center
On 5/30/1991 at 22:07:44, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.9 miles away from Minden center
On 11/13/2001 at 01:56:13, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 74.9 miles away from the city center
On 7/18/1990 at 02:47:03, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 69.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/17/2003 at 17:31:59, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 90.5 miles away from Minden center
On 4/16/2007 at 06:50:31, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, 2.6 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 94.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Kearney County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Carl Curtis - Politician, Robert Bogue - Soap opera actor.
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Local government website: WWW.MINDENNE.COM
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Minden and their reported violations in the past:MINDEN, CITY OF (Population served: 2800, Groundwater):
Past health violations:MOBILE MANOR MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:PRAIRIE WEST MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 7.9%
(7.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
5 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
People in group quarters in Minden in 2000:
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Banks with branches in Minden (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Minden (based on Kearney County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 67.39%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
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Minden government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Minden government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
8.84% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,918 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:
10.46% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,208 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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Minden fatal accident list:
Jun 1, 1992 04:24 PM, 6, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 14, 1991 08:55 AM, 10, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Feb 7, 1976 07:30 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 19, 1976 11:35 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Minden)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 64 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Minden, NE)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Minden)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 15 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Minden)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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