For population 25 years and over in Ruth:
For population 15 years and over in Ruth CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: West Jordan, UT (184.1 miles , pop. 68,336).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Las Vegas, NV (217.9 miles , pop. 478,434).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (407.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Ely, NV (3.2 miles ), McGill, NV (3.8 miles ), Lund, NV (4.8 miles ), Cherry Creek, NV (6.2 miles) , Baker, NV (6.6 miles ), Eureka, NV (7.7 miles ), Duckwater, NV (7.9 miles ), Garrison-Sevier Lake, UT (8.8 miles) .
Latitude: 39.34 N, Longitude: 115.03 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 775
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Ruth: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Ruth, Nevada
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Ruth-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Nevada state average. It is 43% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/23/2003 at 12:19:59, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 ML, 4.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 96.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/15/1993 at 14:17:57, a magnitude 4.5 (4.2 MB, 4.3 ML, 4.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 71.4 miles away from Ruth center
On 5/16/1997 at 01:23:19, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 88.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/8/2004 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 ML, Depth: 0.4 mi) earthquake occurred 49.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/21/1992 at 20:58:05, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 ML, 4.1 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 31.8 miles away from Ruth center
On 11/28/1990 at 02:48:22, a magnitude 4.3 (3.2 MB, 3.9 ML, 4.3 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 89.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in White Pine County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Snows: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ruth:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Ruth and their reported violations in the past:ROBINSON NEVADA MINING COMPANY (Population served: 450, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
7 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000
Ruth compared to Nevada state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Ruth (based on White Pine County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 55.54%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
11.34% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($50,019 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:
7.95% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,747 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 Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ruth)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1