For population 25 years and over in Tripp:
For population 15 years and over in Tripp city:
16 residents are foreign born (2.0% Africa, 0.7% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $596 (1.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (65.6 miles , pop. 123,975).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (168.7 miles , pop. 390,007).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (532.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Kaylor, SD (2.6 miles) , Delmont, SD (3.2 miles ), Parkston, SD (3.4 miles ), Scotland, SD (3.7 miles ), Olivet, SD (3.8 miles) , Avon, SD (4.0 miles ), Milltown, SD (4.0 miles) , Tyndall, SD (4.1 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.22 N, Longitude: 97.97 W
Area code: 605
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Tripp detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +48 (+7.2%).
Work and jobs in Tripp: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Tripp, South Dakota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Tripp-area historical tornado activity is significantly above South Dakota state average. It is 143% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/7/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 37.3 miles away from the Tripp city center killed one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/29/1962, a category F4 tornado 38.8 miles away from the city center .
Earthquake activity:Tripp-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above South Dakota state average. It is 93% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 99.4 miles away from the city center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 56.7 miles away from Tripp center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 46.9 miles away from the city center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 53.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/21/2003 at 01:09:11, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 82.0 miles away from Tripp center
On 10/19/2005 at 02:43:46, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 62.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Hutchinson County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Winter Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Floods: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Public high school in Tripp:
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 16.6%
(16.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
64 people in nursing homes in 2000
Tripp compared to South Dakota state average:
Banks with branches in Tripp (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Tripp (based on Hutchinson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 101.54%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
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Tripp government finances in 2002(per resident):
4.44% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,984 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:
6.20% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,944 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:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Tripp)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2013.