For population 25 years and over in Big Spring-East View:
For population 15 years and over in Big Spring-East View CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chattanooga, TN (31.0 miles , pop. 155,554).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (115.8 miles , pop. 416,474).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (471.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Calhoun-Riceville, TN (3.1 miles ), Dayton, TN (3.1 miles ), Hopewell, TN (3.2 miles ), Calhoun, TN (3.3 miles ), Charleston, TN (3.3 miles ), Graysville, TN (3.3 miles ), Decatur, TN (3.4 miles ), Sale Creek, TN (3.4 miles ).
Latitude: 35.38 N, Longitude: 84.90 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 423
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Big Spring-East View: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Big Spring-East View, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Big Spring-East View-area historical tornado activity is near Tennessee state average. It is 70% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/2/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.9 miles away from the Big Spring-East View place center killed 4 people and injured 8 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/15/1994, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.8 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured 9 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Big Spring-East View-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 56% 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 73.8 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 60.4 miles away from Big Spring-East View center
On 7/5/1995 at 14:16:44, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 39.1 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 22.4 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) earthquake occurred 88.1 miles away from Big Spring-East View center
On 7/19/1997 at 17:06:34, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 23.2 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 Meigs County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 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).
Hospitals/medical centers near Big Spring-East View:
Operable nuclear power plants near Big Spring-East View:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Big Spring-East View:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 5.84. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 5.70. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.9 miles away from the city center.
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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:
Big Spring-East View compared to Tennessee state average:
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Religion statistics for Big Spring-East View (based on Meigs County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.71%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
10.27% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,123 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:
8.69% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,034 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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