For population 25 years and over in Sedgwick:
For population 15 years and over in Sedgwick town:
3 residents are foreign born (2.2% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $333 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cheyenne, WY (119.7 miles , pop. 53,011).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Aurora, CO (147.8 miles , pop. 276,393).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (645.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Ovid, CO (2.7 miles ), Chappell, NE (3.4 miles ), Table Land, CO (3.7 miles ), Julesburg, CO (3.7 miles ), Crook, CO (3.9 miles) , Lodgepole, NE (4.0 miles ), Haxtun, CO (4.6 miles ), Paoli, CO (4.7 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 40.94 N, Longitude: 102.53 W
Population change in the 1990s: +10 (+5.5%).
Average climate in Sedgwick, Colorado
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Sedgwick-area historical tornado activity is above Colorado state average. It is 49% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/27/1960, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.4 miles away from the Sedgwick town center killed 2 people and injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 6/27/1960, a category F3 tornado 10.4 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Sedgwick-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Colorado state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/30/1990 at 00:06:24, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 80.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/16/2007 at 06:50:31, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, 2.6 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 96.0 miles away from Sedgwick center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Sedgwick County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sedgwick:
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Public elementary/middle school in Sedgwick:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 38.1%
(27.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 22.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 90.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Sedgwick compared to Colorado state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Sedgwick (based on Sedgwick County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 53.84%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Sedgwick government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Sedgwick government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Sedgwick government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
6.74% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($23,741 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
8.12% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,296 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 Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Sedgwick)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: