Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Knoxville, TN (41.3 miles , pop. 173,890).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lexington-Fayette, KY (134.9 miles , pop. 260,512).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (447.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Thorn Hill, TN (2.6 miles) , Morristown, TN (2.7 miles ), Mooresburg, TN (2.9 miles) , Alpha, TN (3.2 miles) , Rutledge, TN (3.2 miles ), Whitesburg, TN (3.4 miles) , Big War Creek, TN (3.4 miles) , White Pine, TN (3.8 miles ).
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Latitude: 36.31 N, Longitude: 83.33 W
Area code: 865
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Work and jobs in Bean Station: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Bean Station, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Bean Station-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Tennessee state average. It is 39% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/9/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 26.5 miles away from the Bean Station place center killed one person and injured 15 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 2/21/1993, a category F3 tornado 38.4 miles away from the place center injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Bean Station-area historical earthquake activity is near Tennessee state average. It is 61% 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 50.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 95.3 miles away from Bean Station center
On 8/17/1990 at 21:01:17, a magnitude 4.0 (3.5 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 33.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 99.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/26/1995 at 00:37:28, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 52.5 miles away from Bean Station 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 13.0 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 Grainger County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Heavy Rains: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Snowfall: 1, Fire: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: John K. Shields - Politician.
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 18.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.1 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 4.34. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.1 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 4.41. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.1 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Bean Station and their reported violations in the past:BEAN STATION UTILITY DISTRICT (Population served: 6195, Purch_surface_water):
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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:
24 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
Bean Station compared to Tennessee state average:
Banks with branches in Bean Station (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Bean Station CCD (based on Grainger County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 65.03%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.03% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($39,186 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:
7.05% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($24,831 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 Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Bean Station)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bean Station)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
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Total of 6 patent applications in 2008-2014.