Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Nampa, ID (133.0 miles , pop. 51,867).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (346.4 miles , pop. 407,018).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (535.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Owyhee, NV (4.7 miles ), Western Shoshone, ID (5.3 miles) , Jarbidge, NV (6.7 miles) , Osino, NV (7.8 miles ), Paradise Valley, NV (8.0 miles) , Elko, NV (8.0 miles ), Carlin, NV (8.1 miles ), McDermitt, NV (8.4 miles ).
Latitude: 41.66 N, Longitude: 116.33 W
Area code: 775
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Mountain City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Mountain City, Nevada
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Mountain City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Nevada state average. It is 30% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 2/21/2008 at 14:16:02, a magnitude 6.0 (5.7 MB, 5.8 MS, 6.0 MW, Depth: 4.2 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 83.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/8/2001 at 05:37:11, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 39.2 miles away from Mountain City center
On 2/21/2008 at 14:20:51, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.4 ML, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 83.2 miles away from the city center
On 2/21/2008 at 23:57:51, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.6 ML, Depth: 6.6 mi) earthquake occurred 80.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/23/2003 at 12:19:59, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 ML, 4.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 88.9 miles away from Mountain City center
On 2/22/2008 at 23:27:45, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.2 ML, Depth: 9.7 mi) earthquake occurred 82.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Elko County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 9, Snows: 2, Flood: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Airports located in Mountain City:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mountain City:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Mountain City and their reported violations in the past:MOUNTAIN CITY WATER SYSTEM (Address: MOUNTAIN CITY WATER SYSTEM , Population served: 30, Groundwater):
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
8 people in workers’ group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
People in group quarters in Mountain City in 2000:
Mountain City compared to Nevada state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Mountain City CCD (based on Elko County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 36.74%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Number of full-service restaurants: 25
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
10.10% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($43,923 average adjusted gross income)
0.11% of residents moved from foreign countries ($401 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.62% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($40,222 average adjusted gross income)
0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($915 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
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