For population 25 years and over in Scott City:
For population 15 years and over in Scott City city:
317 residents are foreign born (7.3% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,373 (1.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pueblo, CO (201.9 miles , pop. 102,121).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Wichita, KS (202.0 miles , pop. 344,284).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (456.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Dighton, KS (4.9 miles ), Leoti, KS (4.9 miles ), Russell Springs, KS (5.8 miles) , Holcomb, KS (5.9 miles ), Garden City, KS (5.9 miles ), Deerfield, KS (6.0 miles ), Gove City, KS (6.3 miles) , Utica, KS (6.4 miles ).
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Latitude: 38.48 N, Longitude: 100.91 W
Area code: 620
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 Scott City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 12 (7 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +13 (+0.3%).
Work and jobs in Scott City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Scott City, Kansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Scott City-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 92% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/13/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.6 miles away from the Scott City city center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 6/22/1999, a category F3 tornado 25.1 miles away from the city center caused $250,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Scott City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Kansas state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/30/1991 at 22:07:44, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 95.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/15/1992 at 02:56:40, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 75.9 miles away from Scott City center
On 1/7/1999 at 05:16:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 83.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/17/2003 at 17:31:59, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Scott County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Scott City and their reported violations in the past:SCOTT STATE PARK WS 1 (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 8.5%
(5.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 21.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 7.3% 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)
19 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
79 people in nursing homes in 2000
7 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
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Religion statistics for Scott City (based on Scott County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 90.27%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
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Scott City government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.44% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,969 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:
8.33% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,639 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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Scott City fatal accident list:
Apr 14, 2000 09:35 PM, Us-83, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 13, 1994 06:15 PM, U83, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 13, 1991 07:30 PM, Parkrd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Feb 11, 1988 02:00 AM, K96, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Nov 20, 1988 00:52 AM, College, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Scott City)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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