For population 25 years and over in Sumner:
For population 15 years and over in Sumner village:
1 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $733 (1.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (148.4 miles , pop. 225,581).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (583.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Miller, NE (2.5 miles) , Eddyville, NE (2.7 miles) , Overton, NE (3.8 miles ), Amherst, NE (3.8 miles ), Lexington, NE (4.1 miles ), Elm Creek, NE (4.2 miles ), Oconto, NE (4.3 miles) , Riverdale, NE (4.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 40.95 N, Longitude: 99.51 W
Area code: 308
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: +29 (+13.9%).
Work and jobs in Sumner: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Sumner, Nebraska
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Sumner-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 150% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/6/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.3 miles away from the Sumner village center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 4/20/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.1 miles away from the village center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Sumner-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Nebraska state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/20/2002 at 04:29:40, a magnitude 3.5 (3.3 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 60.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/13/2001 at 01:56:13, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 75.6 miles away from Sumner center
On 8/26/1991 at 11:49:15, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 99.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/18/1990 at 02:47:03, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 48.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/16/2007 at 06:50:31, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, 2.6 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 69.0 miles away from Sumner center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Dawson County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Snows: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Sumner:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sumner:
Public high school in Sumner:
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Public elementary/middle school in Sumner:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 5.3%
(5.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Sumner compared to Nebraska state average:
Banks with branches in Sumner (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Sumner (based on Dawson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 89.13%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Sumner government finances in 2002:
6.46% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($24,244 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:
7.59% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,495 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:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1