For population 25 years and over in Tyro:
For population 15 years and over in Tyro city:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $841 (1.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tulsa, OK (62.9 miles , pop. 393,049).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (298.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Dearing, KS (2.5 miles ), Caney, KS (2.5 miles ), Havana, KS (2.8 miles) , Wann, OK (2.9 miles) , Coffeyville, KS (3.3 miles ), Niotaze, KS (3.3 miles) , Copan, OK (3.3 miles ), South Coffeyville, OK (3.4 miles ).
Latitude: 37.04 N, Longitude: 95.82 W
Area code: 620
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -17 (-7.0%).
Work and jobs in Tyro: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Tyro, Kansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Tyro-area historical tornado activity is above Kansas state average. It is 215% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/15/1982, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.9 miles away from the Tyro city center killed one person and injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/26/1973, a category F3 tornado 7.1 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Tyro-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Kansas state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 99.7 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 79.4 miles away from Tyro center
On 1/24/1991 at 05:00:26, a magnitude 3.0 (2.9 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Montgomery County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Tyro:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tyro:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 3.76. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 19.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.3 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 5.5%
(7.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 40.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Tyro compared to Kansas state average:
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Religion statistics for Tyro (based on Montgomery County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 57.89%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Tyro government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.91% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,018 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:
7.10% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,505 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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Tyro fatal accident list:
Apr 16, 1984 05:05 PM, Spruce St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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