For population 25 years and over in Mound City:
For population 15 years and over in Mound City city:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,241 (1.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Olathe, KS (51.1 miles , pop. 92,962).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (66.1 miles , pop. 441,545).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (385.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Pleasanton, KS (2.4 miles ), Prescott, KS (2.9 miles ), Mapleton, KS (3.1 miles) , Fulton, KS (3.2 miles) , Blue Mound, KS (3.4 miles ), Hume, MO (3.6 miles ), La Cygne, KS (3.8 miles ), Amoret, MO (3.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 38.14 N, Longitude: 94.81 W
Area code: 913
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +34 (+4.3%).
Work and jobs in Mound City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Mound City, Kansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Mound City-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kansas state average. It is 158% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 2/28/2007, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.7 miles away from the Mound City city center .
On 4/12/1964, a category F4 tornado 23.4 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 9 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Mound City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Kansas state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/18/2005 at 19:59:42, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 50.9 miles away from the city center
On 3/30/2001 at 17:13:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 82.2 miles away from Mound City center
On 5/13/1999 at 14:18:22, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 66.5 miles away from the city center
On 3/23/2007 at 08:15:49, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Linn County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 6, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2006 was 0.245. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.417. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.39. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 28.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.13. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Mound City and their reported violations in the past:ANDERSON CO RWD 1C (Population served: 1950, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:LINN CO RWD 2 (Population served: 1598, Purch_surface_water):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 10.5%
(11.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
40 people in nursing homes in 2000
10 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
Mound City compared to Kansas state average:
Banks with branches in Mound City (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Mound City (based on Linn County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 37.85%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Mound City government finances in 2002(per resident):
7.81% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,151 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:
7.81% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,238 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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Mound City fatal accident list:
Aug 27, 1993 10:42 AM, K7, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Apr 13, 1990 02:00 AM, K7, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 6 meters (20ft)
Total costs: $261,000
Total average daily traffic: 1,480
Total average daily truck traffic: 74
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 2,673
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mound City)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.