For population 25 years and over in Belle Meade:
For population 15 years and over in Belle Meade city:
36 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $9,345 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Metropolitan Government, TN (6.1 miles , pop. 569,891).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (399.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Forest Hills, TN (1.7 miles ), Oak Hill, TN (2.0 miles ), Berry Hill, TN (2.2 miles ), Metropolitan Government, TN (2.5 miles ), Nashville-Davidson, TN (2.5 miles ), Brentwood, TN (2.9 miles ), Pegram, TN (3.3 miles ), Franklin, TN (3.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 36.11 N, Longitude: 86.85 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 615
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Crime in Belle Meade detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 20 (16 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -81 (-2.7%).
Work and jobs in Belle Meade: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Belle Meade, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Belle Meade-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 152% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/24/1988, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.7 miles away from the Belle Meade city center killed one person and injured 7 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 4/16/1998, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 38.5 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 36 people and caused $13 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Belle Meade-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Tennessee state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/19/2007 at 18:16:27, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 MD, Depth: 2.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 86.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Davidson County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 9, Tornadoes: 8, Winds: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2007 was 0.692. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.45. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.86. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2004 was 0.00585. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 1.5%
(1.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian 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)
Belle Meade compared to Tennessee state average:
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Religion statistics for Belle Meade (based on Davidson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.17%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 125
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 32
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 275
Number of full-service restaurants: 546
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
9.29% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,950 average adjusted gross income)
0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($276 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.72% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($44,110 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($222 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Belle Meade fatal accident list:
Aug 27, 2008 03:45 PM, Harding Place, Lat: 36.092931, Lon: -86.847042, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 24, 1990 04:43 PM, Sr1, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 19, 1986 02:25 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Nov 16, 1985 04:09 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Feb 1, 1981 02:12 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Aug 1, 1979 04:15 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Aug 27, 1975 08:04 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 6
Total length: 7 meters (23ft)
Total costs: $493,000
Total average daily traffic: 4,460
Total average daily truck traffic: 86
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 7,136
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