For population 25 years and over in South Haven:
For population 15 years and over in South Haven city:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $857 (1.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (44.3 miles , pop. 344,284).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (296.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Hunnewell, KS (1.8 miles) , Braman, OK (3.1 miles ), Caldwell, KS (3.4 miles ), Geuda Springs, KS (3.8 miles ), Wellington, KS (3.9 miles ), Renfrow, OK (4.1 miles) , Mayfield, KS (4.1 miles) , Deer Creek, OK (4.3 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 37.05 N, Longitude: 97.40 W
Area code: 620
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -30 (-7.1%).
Work and jobs in South Haven: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in South Haven, Kansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
South Haven-area historical tornado activity is above Kansas state average. It is 229% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/25/1955, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 3.5 miles away from the South Haven city center killed 20 people and injured 280 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 5/25/1955, a category F5 tornado 18.2 miles away from the city center killed 80 people and injured 273 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:South Haven-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kansas state average. It is 90% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 72.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/30/1998 at 17:41:22, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 20.5 miles away from South Haven center
On 1/14/1993 at 17:06:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 57.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/24/1991 at 05:00:26, a magnitude 3.0 (2.9 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 46.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/24/2001 at 14:02:35, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 50.1 miles away from South Haven center
On 4/29/1994 at 03:28:58, a magnitude 3.0 (2.8 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 67.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Sumner County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Forest Geyer - Football player.
Hospitals/medical centers near South Haven:
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Public high school in South Haven:
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 11.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.5 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2009 was 0.301. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 24.9. This is about average. There were 3 monitors within city limits.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 14.2%
(13.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
South Haven compared to Kansas state average:
Banks with branches in South Haven (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for South Haven (based on Sumner County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 65.37%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
South Haven government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.30% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,333 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:
8.54% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,718 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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South Haven fatal accident list:
Jan 28, 2002 12:45 AM, Cr-Fredrick, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total costs: $88,000
Total average daily traffic: 1,420
Total average daily truck traffic: 269
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 1,803
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in South Haven)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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