For population 25 years and over in St. Marys:
For population 15 years and over in St. Marys city:
60 residents are foreign born (0.7% Europe, 0.5% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,454 (1.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Topeka, KS (23.1 miles , pop. 122,377).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (81.6 miles , pop. 441,545).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (444.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Belvue, KS (2.5 miles ), Delia, KS (2.5 miles) , Rossville, KS (2.7 miles ), Emmett, KS (2.8 miles ), Maple Hill, KS (2.8 miles ), Willard, KS (3.1 miles) , Paxico, KS (3.2 miles ), Wamego, KS (3.6 miles ).
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Latitude: 39.20 N, Longitude: 96.07 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 785
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in St. Marys detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +280 (+14.6%).
Work and jobs in St. Marys: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in St. Marys, Kansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
St. Marys-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kansas state average. It is 184% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/8/1966, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 20.7 miles away from the St. Marys city center killed 16 people and injured 450 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 5/19/1960, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.5 miles away from the city center injured 12 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:St. Marys-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Kansas state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/23/2007 at 08:15:49, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 43.1 miles away from the city center
On 5/13/1999 at 14:18:22, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 73.7 miles away from St. Marys center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Pottawatomie County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 24.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.73. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.0 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 26.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.6 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 5.6%
(6.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
39 people in nursing homes in 2000
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Religion statistics for St. Marys city (based on Pottawatomie County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 40.31%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
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8.61% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,338 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:
8.55% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,729 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. Marys fatal accident list:
Jan 5, 2010 09:10 AM, Sr-63, Durink, Lat: 39.19700833, Lon: -96.06943056, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 4, 1979 09:03 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 6 meters (20ft)
Total costs: $253,000
Total average daily traffic: 9,150
Total average daily truck traffic: 621
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 12,957
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in St. Marys)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
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