For population 25 years and over in St. John:
For population 15 years and over in St. John city:
32 residents are foreign born (1.5% Latin America, 0.5% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $933 (1.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (80.8 miles , pop. 344,284).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (376.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Hudson, KS (3.0 miles) , Stafford, KS (3.0 miles ), Macksville, KS (3.4 miles ), Seward, KS (3.5 miles) , Radium, KS (3.7 miles) , Byers, KS (4.0 miles) , Belpre, KS (4.3 miles) , Iuka, KS (4.3 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 38.00 N, Longitude: 98.76 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 620
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Crime in St. John (2004):
Population change in the 1990s: -58 (-4.2%).
Work and jobs in St. John: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in St. John, Kansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
St. John-area historical tornado activity is above Kansas state average. It is 208% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/4/1950, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.7 miles away from the St. John city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 6/4/1955, a category F4 tornado 20.0 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:St. John-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 97% 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 78.3 miles away from the city center
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 89.8 miles away from St. John center
On 7/15/1992 at 02:56:40, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 67.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/7/1999 at 05:16:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 57.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/1/2002 at 11:08:56, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 79.3 miles away from St. John center
On 10/25/1999 at 23:19:58, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 16.2 mi) earthquake occurred 93.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Stafford County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near St. John:
Local government website: www.stjohnks.net/stjohn
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to St. John:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 20.5%
(18.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 70.6% for Black residents, 33.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 19.4% for other race residents, 50.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
21 people in nursing homes
9 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
St. John compared to Kansas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for St. John (based on Stafford County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 63.85%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
St. John government finances in 2006 (per resident):
5.13% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,716 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:
7.19% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,328 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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St. John fatal accident list:
Jan 5, 2009 01:29 PM, Us-281, Ne 30th St, Lat: 37.99974722, Lon: -98.74735, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
May 10, 1997 01:45 AM, South St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Dec 26, 1976 04:40 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in St. John)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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