For population 25 years and over in Stafford:
For population 15 years and over in Stafford city:
34 residents are foreign born (1.9% Latin America, 1.1% Africa).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $683 (1.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (71.6 miles , pop. 344,284).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (371.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: St. John, KS (3.0 miles ), Hudson, KS (3.2 miles) , Sylvia, KS (3.2 miles ), Preston, KS (3.8 miles) , Turon, KS (3.8 miles ), Plevna, KS (4.0 miles) , Langdon, KS (4.1 miles) , Iuka, KS (4.2 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 37.96 N, Longitude: 98.60 W
Area code: 620
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 Stafford detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 5 (4 officers).
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -175 (-13.1%).
Work and jobs in Stafford: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Stafford, Kansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Stafford-area historical tornado activity is above Kansas state average. It is 208% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/13/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 34.4 miles away from the Stafford city center killed one person and injured 60 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 5/4/1950, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.7 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Stafford-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 75.7 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 95.9 miles away from Stafford center
On 10/30/1998 at 17:41:22, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 97.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/15/1992 at 02:56:40, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 75.4 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 64.8 miles away from Stafford center
On 1/14/1993 at 17:06:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 96.3 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).
Birthplace of: Lou Brock (American football) - Football player, Roy Sanders (National League pitcher) - Baseball player.
Airports located in Stafford:
Local government website: www2.southwind.net/~stafford
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Public high school in Stafford:
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 9.6%
(9.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 7.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 25.9% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
8 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals in 2010
People in group quarters in Stafford in 2000:
Stafford compared to Kansas state average:
Banks with branches in Stafford (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Stafford (based on Stafford County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 63.85%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
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Stafford government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (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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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total costs: $55,000
Total average daily traffic: 3,580
Total average daily truck traffic: 859
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 4,918
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Stafford)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Stafford, KS)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Stafford)
FAA Registered Aircraft:9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Stafford)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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