For population 25 years and over in Tescott:
For population 15 years and over in Tescott city:
5 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,267 (1.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (96.1 miles , pop. 344,284).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (434.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Beverly, KS (2.3 miles) , Culver, KS (2.6 miles) , Ada, KS (3.1 miles) , Minneapolis, KS (3.5 miles ), Lincoln Center, KS (3.8 miles ), Barnard, KS (3.9 miles) , Bennington, KS (3.9 miles ), Brookville, KS (4.1 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 39.01 N, Longitude: 97.88 W
Area code: 785
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +39 (+13.0%).
Work and jobs in Tescott: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Tescott, Kansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Tescott-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kansas state average. It is 188% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/20/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.7 miles away from the Tescott city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 6/15/1992, a category F4 tornado 32.9 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Tescott-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Kansas state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 82.7 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 91.6 miles away from Tescott center
On 11/1/2002 at 11:08:56, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 65.4 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 84.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/17/2003 at 17:31:59, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 87.7 miles away from Tescott center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Ottawa County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Tescott:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tescott:
Public high school in Tescott:
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Public elementary/middle school in Tescott:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 21.1%
(21.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 33.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Tescott compared to Kansas state average:
Banks with branches in Tescott (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Tescott city (based on Ottawa County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 38.13%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Tescott government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Tescott government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):
Tescott government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
7.48% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,619 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:
8.30% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,792 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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Tescott fatal accident list:
May 10, 1993 11:15 AM, K18, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 12, 1988 10:20 PM, R566, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 26, 1980 04:40 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total costs: $79,000
Total average daily traffic: 2,760
Total average daily truck traffic: 330
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 4,984
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.