For population 25 years and over in Birdseye:
For population 15 years and over in Birdseye town:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,023 (1.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Owensboro, KY (45.0 miles , pop. 54,067).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Louisville, KY (51.7 miles , pop. 256,231).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (249.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Dubois, IN (3.3 miles ), Ferdinand, IN (3.3 miles ), St. Meinrad, IN (3.4 miles ), English, IN (3.6 miles ), Jasper, IN (3.7 miles ), Huntingburg, IN (3.8 miles ), French Lick, IN (4.1 miles ), West Baden Springs, IN (4.2 miles ).
Latitude: 38.32 N, Longitude: 86.70 W
Area code: 812
Population change in the 1990s: -85 (-15.5%).
Work and jobs in Birdseye: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Birdseye, Indiana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Birdseye-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 142% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 17.3 miles away from the Birdseye town center killed 6 people and injured 86 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 tornado 37.2 miles away from the town center killed 31 people and injured 270 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Birdseye-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Indiana state average. It is 70% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 65.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 73.2 miles away from Birdseye center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 63.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 63.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 78.1 miles away from Birdseye center
On 1/24/1990 at 18:20:24, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.8 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 19.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Dubois County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Birdseye:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Birdseye:
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Public elementary/middle school in Birdseye:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 24.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 12.1. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 6.21. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 21.7 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Birdseye that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 16.1%
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Birdseye compared to Indiana state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Birdseye town (based on Dubois County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 81.32%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 11
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Number of full-service restaurants: 44
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Birdseye government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Birdseye government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
4.36% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,775 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:
4.69% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($49,383 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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Birdseye fatal accident list:
Oct 14, 2007 09:40 AM, Schnell Rd., Mentor Rd., Lat: 38.276622, Lon: -86.748022, Vehicles: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
Feb 13, 1981 00:30 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Birdseye)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Birdseye)
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 15 patent applications in 2008-2014.