For population 25 years and over in Stella:
For population 15 years and over in Stella village:
8 residents are foreign born ().
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $878 (1.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Joseph, MO (59.5 miles , pop. 73,990).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lincoln, NE (62.1 miles , pop. 225,581).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (436.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Shubert, NE (2.2 miles ), Verdon, NE (2.6 miles ), Dawson, NE (2.8 miles ), Nemaha, NE (3.0 miles) , Humboldt, NE (3.2 miles ), Barada, NE (3.2 miles) , Salem, NE (3.3 miles) , Auburn, NE (3.4 miles ).
Latitude: 40.23 N, Longitude: 95.77 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 402
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -29 (-11.6%).
Work and jobs in Stella: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Stella, Nebraska
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Stella-area historical tornado activity is above Nebraska state average. It is 190% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/5/1954, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.2 miles away from the Stella village center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/28/1963, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.7 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 8 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Stella-area historical earthquake activity is above Nebraska state average. It is 93% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 30.2 miles away from the city center
On 2/11/1995 at 05:54:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 47.2 miles away from Stella center
On 3/23/2007 at 08:15:49, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 57.8 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 96.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Richardson County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Operable nuclear power plant near Stella:
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 10.1%
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Stella compared to Nebraska state average:
Banks with branches in Stella (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Stella (based on Richardson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.59%
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: 9
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Stella government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Stella government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
4.67% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,006 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:
5.75% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,132 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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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
FAA Registered Aircraft:1