For population 25 years and over in Wetmore:
For population 15 years and over in Wetmore city:
7 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $574 (1.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Topeka, KS (41.7 miles , pop. 122,377).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (77.4 miles , pop. 441,545).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (452.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Netawaka, KS (2.3 miles) , Goff, KS (2.6 miles) , Circleville, KS (3.0 miles) , Soldier, KS (3.3 miles) , Whiting, KS (3.3 miles ), Corning, KS (3.4 miles) , Holton, KS (3.5 miles ), Powhattan, KS (3.6 miles) .
Latitude: 39.63 N, Longitude: 95.81 W
Area code: 785
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +78 (+27.5%).
Work and jobs in Wetmore: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Wetmore, Kansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Wetmore-area historical tornado activity is above Kansas state average. It is 193% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/6/1962, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.1 miles away from the Wetmore city center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 6/8/1966, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 40.3 miles away from the city center killed 16 people and injured 450 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Wetmore-area historical earthquake activity is near Kansas state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 70.4 miles away from the city center
On 3/23/2007 at 08:15:49, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 27.6 miles away from Wetmore center
On 2/11/1995 at 05:54:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 75.4 miles away from the city center
On 5/13/1999 at 14:18:22, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 69.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Nemaha 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: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Zip Zabel - Baseball pitcher.
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 8.9%
(9.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% 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)
Wetmore compared to Kansas state average:
Banks with branches in Wetmore (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Wetmore (based on Nemaha County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 89.12%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
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Wetmore government finances in 2002(per resident):
4.74% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,433 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:
6.51% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,626 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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Wetmore fatal accident list:
Oct 9, 2005 06:25 AM, Sr-9, Kansas, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:4
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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