For population 25 years and over in Tower City:
For population 15 years and over in Tower City city:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,077 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (41.1 miles , pop. 90,599).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (251.5 miles , pop. 382,618).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (605.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Oriska, ND (2.3 miles) , Buffalo, ND (2.4 miles ), Ayr, ND (3.5 miles) , Fingal, ND (3.5 miles) , Alice, ND (3.5 miles) , Wheatland, ND (3.9 miles) , Valley City, ND (4.0 miles ), Page, ND (4.1 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 46.92 N, Longitude: 97.68 W
Area code: 701
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: +17 (+7.2%).
Work and jobs in Tower City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Tower City, North Dakota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Tower City-area historical tornado activity is significantly above North Dakota state average. It is 55% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 15.4 miles away from the Tower City city center killed 10 people and injured 103 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 7/18/2004, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 34.8 miles away from the city center caused $2 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Tower City-area historical earthquake activity is below North Dakota state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/20/1995 at 15:57:18, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 87.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Cass County (27) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 24
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 12, Floods: 11, Snows: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Tower City:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tower City:
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Public high school in Tower City:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Tower City and their reported violations in the past:TOWER CITY CITY OF (Population served: 252, Purch_groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 3.7%
(3.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% 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
Tower City compared to North Dakota state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Tower City (based on Cass County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.76%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 19
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 50
Number of full-service restaurants: 98
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
9.03% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,575 average adjusted gross income)
0.26% of residents moved from foreign countries ($173 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.78% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($39,034 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($95 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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TV broadcast stations around Tower City:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 0 meters
Total average daily traffic: 300
Total average daily truck traffic: 30
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 300
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: