For population 25 years and over in Story:
For population 15 years and over in Story CDP:
9 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,280 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Billings, MT (115.4 miles , pop. 89,847).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (339.7 miles , pop. 259,628).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (812.6 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Big Horn, WY (2.8 miles) , Sheridan, WY (3.9 miles ), Buffalo, WY (4.3 miles ), Ranchester, WY (5.1 miles ), Clearmont, WY (5.1 miles) , Dayton, WY (5.2 miles ), Meadow Lark Lake, WY (5.6 miles) , Parkman, WY (5.7 miles) .
Latitude: 44.58 N, Longitude: 106.91 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 307
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Story: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Story, Wyoming
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Story-area historical tornado activity is near Wyoming state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/26/1959, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 29.4 miles away from the Story place center killed one person and injured one person and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
On 8/2/1985, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 54.1 miles away from the place center .
Earthquake activity:Story-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Wyoming state average. It is 82% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 54.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 52.4 miles away from Story center
On 2/25/1993 at 03:44:15, a magnitude 3.9 (3.5 ML, 3.9 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 48.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/31/1992 at 01:40:14, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 52.4 miles away from the city center
On 11/16/1993 at 07:26:04, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 53.4 miles away from Story center
On 12/23/1991 at 20:32:27, a magnitude 3.6 (3.3 ML, 3.6 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Sheridan County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 2, Flood: 1, Mudslide: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Story:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Story:
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Public elementary/middle school in Story:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 6.66. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Story and their reported violations in the past:FORT PHIL KEARNEY ST HIST SITE (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:WAGON BOX INN (Population served: 103, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:CHUCKWAGON COUNTRY STORE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:PINEY CREEK GROCERY (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Story that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 12.1%
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)
Story compared to Wyoming state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Story (based on Sheridan County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.60%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Number of full-service restaurants: 28
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
8.18% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($48,119 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:
7.40% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,303 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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TV broadcast stations around Story:
Story fatal accident list:
Sep 23, 1982 03:10 PM, 340, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Story)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Story)
FAA Registered Aircraft:5
Total of 6 patent applications in 2008-2013.