For population 25 years and over in Alpine:
For population 15 years and over in Alpine CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Knoxville, TN (75.9 miles , pop. 173,890).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (89.3 miles , pop. 545,524).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (398.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Livingston, TN (2.8 miles ), Allons, TN (3.3 miles ), Crawford, TN (3.4 miles ), Byrdstown, TN (3.5 miles ), Manson-Wolf River, TN (3.7 miles ), Hilham, TN (3.7 miles ), Rickman, TN (3.7 miles ), Jamestown, TN (3.8 miles ).
Latitude: 36.40 N, Longitude: 85.19 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 931
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Alpine: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Alpine, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Alpine-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 98% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.1 miles away from the Alpine place center killed 5 people and injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 11.2 miles away from the place center killed 10 people and injured 51 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Alpine-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Tennessee state average. It is 90% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 80.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/30/1997 at 12:29:23, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 93.6 miles away from Alpine center
On 9/17/2004 at 15:21:43, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 0.7 mi) earthquake occurred 75.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/17/1998 at 08:00:23, a magnitude 3.6 (3.3 MB, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 55.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/5/1995 at 14:16:44, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 90.4 miles away from Alpine center
On 10/12/2005 at 06:27:30, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 5.1 mi) earthquake occurred 71.8 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 Overton County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Flash Flood: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Alpine:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Alpine:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.10. This is about average. There were 5 monitors within city limits.
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Alpine compared to Tennessee state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Alpine (based on Overton County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 47.19%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.82% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,328 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:
5.73% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,925 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 Amateur Radio Licenses:6