For population 25 years and over in St. Francis:
For population 15 years and over in St. Francis city:
66 residents are foreign born (3.5% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $584 (1.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Aurora, CO (160.0 miles , pop. 276,393).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (557.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Bird City, KS (3.8 miles ), Haigler, NE (4.3 miles ), McDonald, KS (4.8 miles) , Benkelman, NE (4.9 miles ), Goodland, KS (5.4 miles ), Wray, CO (5.6 miles ), Kanorado, KS (5.7 miles ), South Divide, CO (5.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 39.77 N, Longitude: 101.80 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 785
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 3 (2 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +2 (+0.1%).
Work and jobs in St. Francis: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in St. Francis, Kansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
St. Francis-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 65% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/15/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 40.0 miles away from the St. Francis city center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/20/1951, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 22.4 miles away from the city center .
Earthquake activity:St. Francis-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Kansas state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/13/2001 at 01:56:13, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 85.9 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 80.3 miles away from St. Francis center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Cheyenne County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 3, Flood: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Ronald Evans - astronaut, Ron Evans - Astronaut.
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 8.7%
(9.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
54 people in nursing homes
St. Francis compared to Kansas state average:
Banks with branches in St. Francis (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for St. Francis (based on Cheyenne County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 67.90%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
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St. Francis government finances in 2002:
4.84% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($24,491 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
4.75% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,852 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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St. Francis fatal accident list:
Nov 8, 2005 10:20 AM, Road P, Road 13, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jan 3, 1981 07:20 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 22, 1975 07:30 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in St. Francis)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2013.