For population 25 years and over in Mitchell:
For population 15 years and over in Mitchell city:
103 residents are foreign born (4.1% Latin America, 1.1% Europe, 0.6% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,421 (1.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cheyenne, WY (75.3 miles , pop. 53,011).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (155.8 miles , pop. 259,628).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (736.2 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Morrill, NE (2.5 miles ), Scottsbluff, NE (3.0 miles ), Terrytown, NE (3.1 miles ), Gering, NE (3.3 miles ), Lyman, NE (3.5 miles ), Henry, NE (3.6 miles) , Huntley, WY (4.2 miles) , Minatare, NE (4.3 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 41.94 N, Longitude: 103.81 W
Area code: 308
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 Mitchell 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: +91 (+5.2%).
Work and jobs in Mitchell: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Mitchell, Nebraska
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Mitchell-area historical tornado activity is below Nebraska state average. It is 19% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/27/1955, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 1.0 miles away from the Mitchell city center killed 2 people and injured 29 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/27/1985, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.6 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Mitchell-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Nebraska state average. It is 96% 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 95.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/9/1996 at 02:48:08, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 79.4 miles away from Mitchell center
On 11/3/2008 at 13:14:12, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 MW, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/1998 at 16:26:38, a magnitude 3.4 (3.1 MB, 3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 62.6 miles away from the city center
On 12/13/1993 at 14:51:03, a magnitude 3.5 (3.2 MB, 3.5 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 90.8 miles away from Mitchell center
On 5/3/1996 at 07:47:51, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 77.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Scotts Bluff County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 2, Flood: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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See full list of schools located in Mitchell, School District: MITCHELL PUBLIC SCHOOLS
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Mitchell and their reported violations in the past:MITCHELL, CITY OF (Population served: 1831, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 15.3%
(14.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 11.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.8% for American Indian residents, 30.7% for other race residents, 63.2% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
55 people in nursing homes in 2000
4 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
Mitchell compared to Nebraska state average:
Banks with branches in Mitchell (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Mitchell (based on Scotts Bluff County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.07%
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 (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Number of full-service restaurants: 38
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5.96% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,542 average adjusted gross income)
0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($82 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.76% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,446 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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Mitchell fatal accident list:
May 14, 1984 09:55 PM, 13th, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:4
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Mitchell, NE)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:53 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mitchell)
FAA Registered Aircraft:5
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