For population 25 years and over in Ardmore:
For population 15 years and over in Ardmore city:
25 residents are foreign born (0.7% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $788 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntsville, AL (24.9 miles , pop. 158,216).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (79.7 miles , pop. 545,524).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (474.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Ardmore, AL (1.1 miles ), Elkton, TN (2.2 miles ), Cash Point-Blanche, TN (2.5 miles ), Elkmont, AL (3.0 miles ), Madison Crossroads, AL (3.1 miles ), Prospect, TN (3.2 miles ), Harvest, AL (3.5 miles ), Boonshill, TN (3.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 35.00 N, Longitude: 86.85 W
Area code: 931
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 Ardmore detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 11 (7 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +176 (+19.4%).
Work and jobs in Ardmore: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Ardmore, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Ardmore-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Tennessee state average. It is 233% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 14.8 miles away from the Ardmore city center killed 28 people and injured 267 people.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 tornado 23.9 miles away from the city center killed 16 people and injured 190 people.
Earthquake activity:Ardmore-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Tennessee state average. It is 91% 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 77.9 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 39.1 miles away from Ardmore center
On 4/5/1994 at 22:21:59, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 77.0 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 80.7 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1994 at 09:12:02, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 58.7 miles away from Ardmore center
On 5/4/2007 at 16:16:28, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 87.4 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 Giles County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Winds: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ardmore:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 15.1. This is significantly better than average. There were 8 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 9.59. This is about average. There were 8 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Ardmore and their reported violations in the past:ARDMORE WATER SYSTEM (Serves AL, Population served: 3600, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:ARDMORE WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 1445, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 16.8%
(17.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.4% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 8.9% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
77 people in nursing homes in 2000
Ardmore compared to Tennessee state average:
Banks with branches in Ardmore (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Ardmore (based on Giles County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 55.85%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
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Ardmore government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Ardmore government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
5.83% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,883 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:
5.67% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,219 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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Ardmore fatal accident list:
Jul 15, 2001 87:99 PM, Austinwhittrd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 3, 1993 12:06 AM, Sr7, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Sep 23, 1992 11:32 AM, Sr7, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 2, 1991 01:20 AM, Sr7, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
May 21, 1990 08:40 PM, Sr7, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Apr 12, 1982 03:30 AM, S007010032, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Apr 8, 1981 11:50 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 11 meters (36ft)
Total average daily traffic: 28,550
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,015
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Ardmore)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ardmore)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ardmore, TN
State forum archive:
Total of 10 patent applications in 2008-2014.