For population 25 years and over in Ulysses:
For population 15 years and over in Ulysses city:
1,128 residents are foreign born (18.6% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $939 (1.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Amarillo, TX (166.9 miles , pop. 173,627).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (206.6 miles , pop. 360,890).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (419.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Moscow, KS (4.4 miles ), Johnson City, KS (4.7 miles ), Satanta, KS (4.8 miles ), Lakin, KS (5.0 miles ), Hugoton, KS (5.3 miles ), Sublette, KS (5.4 miles ), Manter, KS (5.4 miles) , Deerfield, KS (5.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 37.58 N, Longitude: 101.36 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +35 (+0.6%)
Area code: 620
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 Ulysses detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 12 (11 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +467 (+8.5%).
Work and jobs in Ulysses: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Ulysses, Kansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Ulysses-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 75% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/5/1993, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.7 miles away from the Ulysses city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 6/6/1951, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.7 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Ulysses-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Kansas state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 83.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Grant County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 3, Snow: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Local government website: www.cityofulysses.com
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Ulysses and their reported violations in the past:BED ROCK MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 230, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 12.8%
(6.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 61.4% for American Indian residents, 24.3% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
22 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
64 people in nursing homes in 2000
6 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
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Religion statistics for Ulysses (based on Grant County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 73.84%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
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Ulysses government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):
6.36% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,472 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:
8.53% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,747 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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Ulysses fatal accident list:
Mar 27, 2008 11:58 AM, Us-160, Stubbs Rd, Lat: 37.574856, Lon: -101.345272, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 4
Dec 30, 2008 06:06 PM, Sr-25, San Jacinto, Lat: 37.585669, Lon: -101.363339, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 25, 1999 08:09 PM, Us-160, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
Oct 12, 1994 04:50 PM, Crh, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 1
Dec 26, 1988 00:23 AM, Missouri, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Dec 30, 1984 11:46 AM, 160, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Ulysses)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 78 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Ulysses, KS)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ulysses)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Ulysses)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 75 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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