Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chattanooga, TN (8.8 miles , pop. 155,554).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (92.9 miles , pop. 416,474).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (496.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Indian Springs, GA (1.4 miles ), Fort Oglethorpe, GA (1.8 miles ), Ringgold, GA (2.1 miles ), Lakeview, GA (2.2 miles ), East Ridge, TN (2.2 miles ), Rossville-Beverly Hills, GA (2.4 miles) , Fairview, GA (2.4 miles ), Rossville, GA (2.5 miles ).
Latitude: 34.94 N, Longitude: 85.19 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 706
Unemployment in July 2013:
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Average climate in Boynton Ridge, Georgia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Boynton Ridge-area historical tornado activity is above Georgia state average. It is 125% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.2 miles away from the Boynton Ridge place center killed 9 people and injured 67 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 3/29/1997, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.9 miles away from the place center injured 44 people and caused $45 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Boynton Ridge-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Georgia state average. It is 63% 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 39.5 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 91.3 miles away from Boynton Ridge 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 61.6 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 62.7 miles away from the city center
On 7/19/1997 at 17:06:34, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 23.1 miles away from Boynton Ridge center
On 10/12/2005 at 06:27:30, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 5.1 mi) earthquake occurred 54.0 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 Catoosa County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.1 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:
23 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000
Boynton Ridge compared to Georgia state average:
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Religion statistics for Boynton Ridge CCD (based on Catoosa County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 38.34%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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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): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
Number of full-service restaurants: 31
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
10.25% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,027 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:
8.60% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,843 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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