For population 25 years and over in Aragon:
For population 15 years and over in Aragon city:
11 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $884 (1.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Marietta, GA (30.3 miles , pop. 58,748).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (42.4 miles , pop. 416,474).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (557.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Rockmart, GA (1.7 miles ), Taylorsville, GA (2.2 miles ), Braswell, GA (2.7 miles) , Euharlee, GA (3.1 miles ), Cedartown, GA (3.4 miles ), Lindale, GA (3.5 miles ), Yorkville, GA (3.7 miles) , Huntsville, GA (3.7 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 34.05 N, Longitude: 85.06 W
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 Aragon detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +143 (+16.0%).
Work and jobs in Aragon: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Aragon, Georgia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Aragon-area historical tornado activity is above Georgia state average. It is 181% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/27/1994, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.1 miles away from the Aragon city center killed 3 people and injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 3/27/1994, a category F4 tornado 20.9 miles away from the city center killed 22 people and injured 150 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Aragon-area historical earthquake activity is above Georgia state average. It is 90% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 45.1 miles away from the city center
On 12/8/2001 at 01:08:21, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 82.9 miles away from Aragon center
On 7/19/1997 at 17:06:34, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 71.3 miles away from the city center
On 3/21/2001 at 23:35:35, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 1.9 mi) earthquake occurred 60.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/5/1994 at 22:21:59, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 68.0 miles away from Aragon center
On 1/15/1993 at 02:02:51, a magnitude 3.2 (3.1 LG, 3.2 MD, Depth: 1.1 mi) earthquake occurred 71.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Polk County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Aragon:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Aragon:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 24.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.7 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.48. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.190. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00188. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 15.9%
(16.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 4.1% for Black residents, 7.7% for Hispanic or Latino 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)
Aragon compared to Georgia state average:
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Religion statistics for Aragon city (based on Polk County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 55.92%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 10
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
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6.04% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,141 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:
5.54% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,683 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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Aragon, Georgia:See more detailed statistics of Aragon fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 17 meters (56ft)
Total costs: $158,000
Total average daily traffic: 18,790
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,064
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 28,185
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Aragon)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Aragon)
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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