For population 25 years and over in Oglala:
For population 15 years and over in Oglala CDP:
0 residents are foreign born
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rapid City, SD (66.5 miles , pop. 59,607).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (256.8 miles , pop. 259,628).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (772.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Manderson-White Horse Creek, SD (3.7 miles ), Pine Ridge, SD (3.8 miles ), Pine Ridge, NE (4.0 miles) , Wounded Knee, SD (4.3 miles ), Porcupine, SD (4.5 miles ), Oelrichs, SD (5.0 miles) , Chadron, NE (5.3 miles ), Batesland, SD (5.7 miles) .
Latitude: 43.18 N, Longitude: 102.74 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 605
Work and jobs in Oglala: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Oglala, South Dakota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Oglala-area historical tornado activity is below South Dakota state average. It is 33% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/6/1956, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 32.5 miles away from the Oglala place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 6/4/1999, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 1.5 miles away from the place center .
Earthquake activity:Oglala-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above South Dakota state average. It is 82% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/28/1990 at 04:59:59, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 14.8 miles away from the city center
On 5/25/2003 at 07:32:33, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 48.1 miles away from Oglala center
On 4/9/1996 at 02:48:08, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 69.4 miles away from the city center
On 2/6/1996 at 16:08:36, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 74.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/1998 at 16:26:38, a magnitude 3.4 (3.1 MB, 3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 41.1 miles away from Oglala center
On 2/20/1993 at 13:08:10, a magnitude 3.5 (3.1 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 69.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Shannon County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 62.9%
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No gay or lesbian households reported
13 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
Oglala compared to South Dakota state average:
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Religion statistics for Oglala (based on Shannon County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.42%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 1
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6.17% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($21,363 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:
6.21% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,702 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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Oglala fatal accident list:
Jul 1, 2006 08:19 PM, Honor Farm Rd, Lat: 43.202525, Lon: -102.803811, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
Jan 21, 2005 05:50 PM, Us-18, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 26, 2004 09:32 PM, Us-18, Bia-35, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 3 meters (10ft)
Total average daily traffic: 1,361
Total average daily truck traffic: 108
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 1,571
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
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