For population 25 years and over in Beersheba Springs:
For population 15 years and over in Beersheba Springs town:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $328 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chattanooga, TN (37.1 miles , pop. 155,554).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (77.5 miles , pop. 545,524).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (453.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Altamont, TN (2.0 miles ), Gruetli-Laager, TN (2.7 miles ), Coalmont, TN (3.0 miles ), Irving College, TN (3.0 miles ), Palmer, TN (3.1 miles ), Viola, TN (3.4 miles) , Tracy City, TN (3.8 miles ), Welchland, TN (3.9 miles ).
Latitude: 35.47 N, Longitude: 85.67 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 931
Population change in the 1990s: -40 (-6.7%).
Work and jobs in Beersheba Springs: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Beersheba Springs, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Beersheba Springs-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 134% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 18.6 miles away from the Beersheba Springs town center killed 16 people and injured 190 people.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.2 miles away from the town center killed 11 people and injured 121 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Beersheba Springs-area historical earthquake activity is below Tennessee state average. It is 78% 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 67.4 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 98.8 miles away from Beersheba Springs 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 60.1 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 82.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/12/2005 at 06:27:30, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 5.1 mi) earthquake occurred 63.8 miles away from Beersheba Springs center
On 7/19/1997 at 17:06:34, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 56.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Grundy County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Fires: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Beersheba Springs:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 55.1%
(53.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 62.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Beersheba Springs compared to Tennessee state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Beersheba Springs (based on Grundy County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 31.97%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Adult diabetes rate:
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Beersheba Springs government finances in 2002(per resident):
4.63% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,067 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:
5.47% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,044 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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Beersheba Springs fatal accident list:
Feb 15, 2005 08:50 AM, Sr-56, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 0 meters
Total average daily traffic: 70
Total average daily truck traffic: 1
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 112
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:7
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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