Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lexington-Fayette, KY (14.9 miles , pop. 260,512).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (325.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Winchester, KY (2.3 miles ), Richmond, KY (3.7 miles ), Cottonburg-Valley View, KY (3.8 miles) , Fayette, KY (3.9 miles) , Lexington-Fayette, KY (3.9 miles ), North Middletown, KY (4.0 miles ), Clay City, KY (4.3 miles ), Nicholasville, KY (4.3 miles ).
Latitude: 37.94 N, Longitude: 84.25 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 859
Unemployment in July 2013:
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Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Boonesboro-area historical tornado activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 63% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.6 miles away from the Boonesboro place center killed 7 people and injured 28 people.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 34.2 miles away from the place center killed 4 people and injured 122 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Boonesboro-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kentucky state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 24.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 24.6 miles away from Boonesboro 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 87.0 miles away from the city 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 93.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/19/1996 at 08:50:14, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 94.5 miles away from Boonesboro center
On 9/17/2004 at 15:21:43, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 0.7 mi) earthquake occurred 70.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Clark County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Winter Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Mudslides: 2, Freeze: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 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 2003 was 0.0391. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.7 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.97. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.4 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 8.49. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 16.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.0 miles away from the city center.
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Boonesboro compared to Kentucky state average:
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Religion statistics for Boonesboro CCD (based on Clark County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.82%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.81% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,727 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:
7.08% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,824 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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