For population 25 years and over in Brazil-Gibson Wells:
For population 15 years and over in Brazil-Gibson Wells CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (25.0 miles , pop. 59,643).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (75.8 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (415.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Trenton, TN (2.8 miles ), Friendship, TN (3.1 miles ), Dyer, TN (3.2 miles ), Alamo, TN (3.2 miles ), Gadsden, TN (3.4 miles ), Humboldt, TN (3.4 miles ), Maury City, TN (3.4 miles ), Yorkville, TN (3.4 miles ).
Latitude: 35.93 N, Longitude: 89.07 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 731
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Brazil-Gibson Wells: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Brazil-Gibson Wells, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Brazil-Gibson Wells-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 200% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/21/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.5 miles away from the Brazil-Gibson Wells place center killed 2 people and injured 10 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 3/1/1997, a category F4 tornado 12.9 miles away from the place center caused $100,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Brazil-Gibson Wells-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Tennessee state average. It is 24% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 60.6 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 73.4 miles away from Brazil-Gibson Wells center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 89.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 39.4 miles away from the city center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 66.0 miles away from Brazil-Gibson Wells center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 82.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Gibson County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 11, Tornadoes: 7, 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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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.35. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.9 miles away from the city center.
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Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Brazil-Gibson Wells compared to Tennessee state average:
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Religion statistics for Brazil-Gibson Wells (based on Gibson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 69.27%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 19
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.22% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,939 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:
5.80% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,620 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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