For population 25 years and over in Turon:
For population 15 years and over in Turon city:
9 residents are foreign born (1.8% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $808 (2.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (60.2 miles , pop. 344,284).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (358.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Langdon, KS (2.5 miles) , Preston, KS (2.8 miles) , Penalosa, KS (2.9 miles) , Sylvia, KS (3.2 miles ), Cunningham, KS (3.3 miles ), Plevna, KS (3.6 miles) , Stafford, KS (3.8 miles ), Arlington, KS (3.9 miles ).
Latitude: 37.81 N, Longitude: 98.43 W
Area code: 620
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +43 (+10.9%).
Work and jobs in Turon: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Turon, Kansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Turon-area historical tornado activity is above Kansas state average. It is 209% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/13/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 22.4 miles away from the Turon city center killed one person and injured 60 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 3/26/1991, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.5 miles away from the city center injured 5 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Turon-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 66.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/30/1998 at 17:41:22, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 83.2 miles away from Turon center
On 7/15/1992 at 02:56:40, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 89.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/14/1993 at 17:06:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 84.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/24/2001 at 14:02:35, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 78.4 miles away from Turon center
On 1/7/1999 at 05:16:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 79.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Reno County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Turon:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 35.3%
(26.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 67.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 40.0% for American Indian residents, 55.0% for other race residents, 50.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Turon compared to Kansas state average:
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Religion statistics for Turon (based on Reno County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.38%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 13
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 34
Number of full-service restaurants: 40
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Turon government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.29% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($42,260 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($119 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.91% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,395 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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Turon fatal accident list:
Jun 29, 1979 08:02 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Turon)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
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