For population 25 years and over in Morocco:
For population 15 years and over in Morocco town:
10 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $871 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gary, IN (44.3 miles , pop. 102,746).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (63.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Brook, IN (2.7 miles ), Mount Ayr, IN (2.9 miles) , Donovan, IL (3.1 miles ), Beaverville, IL (3.2 miles ), Iroquois, IL (3.3 miles ), Hopkins Park, IL (3.4 miles ), Kentland, IN (3.5 miles ), Lake Village, IN (3.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 40.95 N, Longitude: 87.45 W
Area code: 219
Population change in the 1990s: +75 (+7.1%).
Work and jobs in Morocco: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Morocco, Indiana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Morocco-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 169% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/17/1963, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.9 miles away from the Morocco town center killed one person and injured 70 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 35.2 miles away from the town center killed 18 people and injured 285 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Morocco-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Indiana state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 83.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/14/2000 at 03:54:20, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 90.0 miles away from Morocco center
On 12/17/1990 at 05:24:59, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 64.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Newton County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Sam Rice - Baseball player.
Hospitals/medical centers near Morocco:
Amtrak station near Morocco:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Morocco:
Public high school in Morocco:
See full list of schools located in Morocco
Public elementary/middle school in Morocco:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Morocco and their reported violations in the past:WILLOW SLOUGH F & W AREA (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 9.7%
(9.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Morocco compared to Indiana state average:
Banks with branches in Morocco (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Morocco (based on Newton County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 32.93%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.61% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,372 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:
8.32% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,849 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Morocco:
Strongest FM radio stations in Morocco:
TV broadcast stations around Morocco:
Morocco, Indiana:See more detailed statistics of Morocco fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2009 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Morocco, IN)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Morocco, IN
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