For population 25 years and over in North Sioux City:
For population 15 years and over in North Sioux City city:
92 residents are foreign born (3.3% Latin America, 1.1% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,514 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux City, IA (5.6 miles , pop. 85,013).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (91.3 miles , pop. 390,007).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (454.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Sioux City, IA (2.4 miles ), South Sioux City, NE (2.4 miles ), Jefferson, SD (2.5 miles ), Jackson, NE (2.6 miles ), Dakota City, NE (3.0 miles ), Hubbard, NE (3.3 miles ), Ponca, NE (3.3 miles ), Sergeant Bluff, IA (3.4 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.53 N, Longitude: 96.50 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,767 (+71.1%)
Area code: 605
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in North Sioux City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 8 (7 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +266 (+13.2%).
Work and jobs in North Sioux City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in North Sioux City, South Dakota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
North Sioux City-area historical tornado activity is significantly above South Dakota state average. It is 168% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/28/1986, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.3 miles away from the North Sioux City city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 5/5/1964, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.9 miles away from the city center injured 7 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:North Sioux City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below South Dakota state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 53.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 62.0 miles away from North Sioux City center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Union County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Floods: 2, Blizzard: 1, Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Local government website: WWW.NORTHSIOUXCITY.COM
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Public high school in North Sioux City:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 18.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.01. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.215. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.6 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.45. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.7 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 9.0%
(10.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
North Sioux City compared to South Dakota state average:
Banks with branches in North Sioux City (2011 data):
Fire-safe hotels and motels in North Sioux City, South Dakota:
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Religion statistics for North Sioux City (based on Union County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 57.67%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
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North Sioux City government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):
11.25% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($74,478 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:
9.79% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($53,237 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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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 6
Total length: 33 meters (108ft)
Total costs: $2,000,000
Total average daily traffic: 53,908
Total average daily truck traffic: 6,789
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:6
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 14 patent applications in 2008-2014.