For population 25 years and over in New Market:
For population 15 years and over in New Market city:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $639 (1.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Council Bluffs, IA (61.9 miles , pop. 58,268).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (68.6 miles , pop. 390,007).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (383.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Clarinda, IA (2.7 miles ), Gravity, IA (2.9 miles ), Shambaugh, IA (2.9 miles) , Hepburn, IA (3.2 miles) , Bedford, IA (3.2 miles ), Braddyville, IA (3.5 miles) , Hopkins, MO (3.6 miles ), Yorktown, IA (3.6 miles) .
Latitude: 40.73 N, Longitude: 94.90 W
Area code: 712
Population change in the 1990s: +2 (+0.4%).
Work and jobs in New Market: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in New Market, Iowa
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
New Market-area historical tornado activity is above Iowa state average. It is 193% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/29/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.3 miles away from the New Market city center injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/8/1999, a category F4 tornado 8.3 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused $3 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:New Market-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Iowa state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 34.6 miles away from the city center
On 2/11/1995 at 05:54:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 15.8 miles away from New Market center
On 3/23/2007 at 08:15:49, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 90.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Taylor County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near New Market:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to New Market:
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.34. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.1 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 16.6%
(16.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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New Market compared to Iowa state average:
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Religion statistics for New Market (based on Taylor County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.42%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
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New Market government finances in 2002:
5.59% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,731 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:
6.03% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($23,191 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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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in New Market)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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