Pine Ridge, Nebraska

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Population in July 2007: 12.
Males: (42.9%)
Females: (57.1%)
Median resident age:  42.0 years
Nebraska median age:  35.3 years

Zip code: 69365

Estimated median household income in 2013: $79,720 (it was $61,250 in 2000)
Pine Ridge:

$79,720
NE:

$51,440

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $32,736 (it was $21,394 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $28,602 (it was $20,000 in 2000)
Pine Ridge:

$28,602
NE:

$132,700
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  • Races in Pine Ridge, NE (2000)

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    • 964.3%American Indian alone
    • 535.7%White alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Pine Ridge: 71.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Dutch (14.3%), Scotch-Irish (14.3%), Swedish (14.3%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Land area: 0.89 square miles.

Population density: 14 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Pine Ridge:

  • High school or higher: 80.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 7.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Pine Ridge CDP:

  • Never married: 23.1%
  • Now married: 61.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 7.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Pine Ridge CDP:  0.0% ($0)
Nebraska:  1.7% ($1,478)

Pine Ridge satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rapid City, SD (82.0 miles , pop. 59,607).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (249.8 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (763.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: White Clay, NE (0.6 miles) , Pine Ridge, SD (1.5 miles ), Wounded Knee, SD (3.8 miles ), Oglala, SD (4.0 miles ), Manderson-White Horse Creek, SD (4.1 miles ), Clinton, NE (4.4 miles) , Rushville, NE (4.4 miles ), Porcupine, SD (4.6 miles ).

Latitude: 42.99 N, Longitude: 102.56 W

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.4%
Nebraska:

2.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Average climate in Pine Ridge, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Pine Ridge-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Nebraska state average. It is 53% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1993, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 22.5 miles away from the Pine Ridge place center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/4/1994, a category F3 tornado 30.9 miles away from the place center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pine Ridge-area historical earthquake activity is above Nebraska state average. It is 22% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 418.5 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 158.4 miles away from Pine Ridge center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 568.2 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 188.9 miles away from the city center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 190.8 miles away from Pine Ridge center
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 22.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Sheridan County (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Pine Ridge topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pine Ridge:

  • Chadron State College (about 26 miles; Chadron, NE; Full-time enrollment: 2,374)
  • South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (about 82 miles; Rapid City, SD; FT enrollment: 2,102)
  • Black Hills State University (about 123 miles; Spearfish, SD; FT enrollment: 3,166)
  • Laramie County Community College (about 174 miles; Cheyenne, WY; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • Casper College (about 192 miles; Casper, WY; FT enrollment: 2,770)
  • Wyotech-Laramie (about 193 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 2,765)
  • University of Wyoming (about 194 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 10,810)

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Sheridan County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:  2.0 people
Nebraska:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  42.9%
Whole state:  67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  0.0%
Whole state:  4.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.3
Nebraska average:

11.1

Pine Ridge travel time to work - commute Pine Ridge mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Pine Ridge CDP (based on Sheridan County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,0949
Evangelical Protestant84612
Catholic4003
Other1312
None2,998-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Sheridan County:

9.21 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Sheridan County:

9.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Here:

9.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.5%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Sheridan County:

27.4%
Nebraska:

28.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.5%
State:

12.9%

6.93% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,176 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.93%
Nebraska average:

6.38%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Shannon County, SD  0.78% ($34,688 average AGI)
from Dawes County, NE  0.59% ($31,917)


7.79% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,447 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.79%
Nebraska average:

6.57%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Dawes County, NE  1.06% ($19,545 average AGI)
to Box Butte County, NE  0.53% ($21,818)

Strongest AM radio stations in Pine Ridge:

  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KCSR (610 AM; 1 kW; CHADRON, NE; Owner: CHADRAD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KKLS (920 AM; 10 kW; RAPID CITY, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KZMX (580 AM; 2 kW; HOT SPRINGS, SD; Owner: MT RUSHMORE BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KUYO (830 AM; daytime; 25 kW; EVANSVILLE, WY; Owner: WYOMING CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pine Ridge:

  • KILI (90.1 FM; PORCUPINE, SD; Owner: LAKOTA COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KQSK (97.5 FM; CHADRON, NE; Owner: EAGLE RADIO, INC.)
  • KSDZ (95.5 FM; GORDON, NE; Owner: DJ BROADCASTING, INCORPORATED)
  • K286AB (105.1 FM; RUSHVILLE, ETC., NE; Owner: CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY CENTER)
  • KCNE-FM (91.9 FM; CHADRON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)

TV broadcast stations around Pine Ridge:

  • K06HG (Channel 6; PINE RIDGE, SD; Owner: SD BD.OF DIRECTORS EDUC'L.TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 15Total average daily traffic
  • 18Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (50%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (25%)
  • Electricity (25%)

Pine Ridge compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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