For population 25 years and over in Silver Creek:
For population 15 years and over in Silver Creek village:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,000 (1.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (62.4 miles , pop. 225,581).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (517.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Genoa, NE (3.1 miles ), Duncan, NE (3.2 miles ), Osceola, NE (3.4 miles ), Clarks, NE (3.4 miles ), Monroe, NE (3.4 miles ), Stromsburg, NE (3.8 miles ), Shelby, NE (3.9 miles ), Fullerton, NE (4.0 miles ).
Latitude: 41.32 N, Longitude: 97.67 W
Area code: 308
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +121 (+37.8%).
Work and jobs in Silver Creek: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Silver Creek, Nebraska
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Silver Creek-area historical tornado activity is above Nebraska state average. It is 208% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/5/1964, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 20.7 miles away from the Silver Creek village center killed 4 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/30/1954, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.8 miles away from the village center killed 6 people and injured 23 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Silver Creek-area historical earthquake activity is near Nebraska state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/20/2002 at 04:29:40, a magnitude 3.5 (3.3 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 51.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 41.4 miles away from Silver Creek center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 83.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/18/1990 at 02:47:03, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 68.1 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 Merrick County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Silver Creek:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Silver Creek:
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Public elementary/middle school in Silver Creek:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Silver Creek and their reported violations in the past:SILVER CREEK, VILLAGE OF (Population served: 450, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 5.7%
(4.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Silver Creek compared to Nebraska state average:
Banks with branches in Silver Creek (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Silver Creek (based on Merrick County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 65.05%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Silver Creek government finances in 2002(per resident):
7.28% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,490 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:
9.02% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,496 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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Silver Creek fatal accident list:
Jun 23, 1982 09:30 AM, Vine, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Silver Creek)
FAA Registered Aircraft:6 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.