For population 25 years and over in Nevada:
For population 15 years and over in Nevada city:
31 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $749 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (73.7 miles , pop. 151,580).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (86.1 miles , pop. 441,545).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (374.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Milo, MO (2.6 miles) , Moundville, MO (2.7 miles) , Walker, MO (2.8 miles ), Deerfield, MO (2.9 miles) , Metz, MO (3.4 miles) , Bronaugh, MO (3.4 miles ), Richards, MO (3.5 miles) , Sheldon, MO (3.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 37.84 N, Longitude: 94.36 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,870 (+47.9%)
Area code: 417
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Crime rate in Nevada detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 24 (20 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -218 (-2.5%).
Work and jobs in Nevada: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Nevada, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Nevada-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 141% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/4/2003, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.4 miles away from the Nevada city center killed 4 people and injured 30 people and caused $20 million in damages.
On 5/17/1995, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.3 miles away from the city center injured 9 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Nevada-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Missouri 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 47.8 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 56.5 miles away from Nevada center
On 1/21/1992 at 11:36:21, a magnitude 3.1 (2.3 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.6 miles away from the city center
On 5/13/1999 at 14:18:22, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 89.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Vernon County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 10, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 3, Winter Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: John Huston - (1906-1987), film director, Ralph Eberhart - General, Sue Thompson - Country singer, Harry J. Lloyd - Businessman, Eva Bowring - Politician, Patricia Breckenridge - Politician, Virginia Dehn - Painter.
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Airports and heliports located in Nevada:
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Local government website: www.nevadamo.org
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Public elementary/middle schools in Nevada:
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.16. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.4 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 26.7%
(25.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 29.3% for American Indian residents, 24.1% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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People in group quarters in Nevada in 2000:
Nevada compared to Missouri state average:
Banks with branches in Nevada (2011 data):
Fire-safe hotels and motels in Nevada, Missouri:
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Religion statistics for Nevada city (based on Vernon County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 48.89%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.22% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,690 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:
7.12% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,685 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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See more detailed statistics of Nevada fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 16See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Nevada, MO
Total length: 92 meters (302ft)
Total costs: $231,000
Total average daily traffic: 58,357
Total average daily truck traffic: 13,088
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Nevada)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 92 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Nevada, MO)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 44 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Nevada)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 15 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Nevada)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Nevada, MO
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.