For population 25 years and over in Topaz Lake:
For population 15 years and over in Topaz Lake CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Carson City, NV (32.7 miles , pop. 52,457).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (106.4 miles , pop. 407,018).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (327.1 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Smith Valley, NV (3.3 miles ), Pine Nut, NV (3.9 miles ), Markleeville, CA (3.9 miles) , Mesa Vista, CA (4.1 miles) , Gardnerville Ranchos, NV (4.1 miles ), Alpine Village, CA (4.1 miles) , Gardnerville, NV (4.4 miles ), Minden, NV (4.6 miles ).
Latitude: 38.73 N, Longitude: 119.51 W
Area code: 775
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Topaz Lake: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Topaz Lake, Nevada
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Topaz Lake-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Nevada state average. It is 1860% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 78.6 miles away from the city center
On 12/16/1954 at 11:07:12, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 87.7 miles away from Topaz Lake center
On 7/6/1954 at 11:13:18, a magnitude 6.8 (6.8 UK, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 76.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/24/1954 at 05:51:30, a magnitude 6.8 (6.8 UK) earthquake occurred 84.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/12/1994 at 12:23:43, a magnitude 6.1 (5.4 MB, 5.7 MS, 6.1 MW, 6.0 MD, Depth: 8.7 mi) earthquake occurred 14.2 miles away from Topaz Lake center
On 5/27/1980 at 14:50:57, a magnitude 6.2 (5.7 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.0 MW, 6.2 ML) earthquake occurred 98.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Douglas County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Fires: 3, Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Topaz Lake compared to Nevada state average:
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Religion statistics for Topaz Lake (based on Douglas County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 22.61%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Number of full-service restaurants: 50
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
10.95% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($63,742 average adjusted gross income)
0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($227 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
10.72% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($51,558 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($182 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1