For population 25 years and over in Brazil:
For population 15 years and over in Brazil city:
83 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $543 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Terre Haute, IN (14.5 miles , pop. 59,614).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Indianapolis, IN (55.3 miles , pop. 781,870).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (162.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Knightsville, IN (1.4 miles ), Harmony, IN (1.7 miles ), Staunton, IN (2.0 miles ), Carbon, IN (2.3 miles ), Fontanet, IN (2.7 miles ), Seelyville, IN (2.8 miles ), Center Point, IN (2.8 miles ), Rosedale, IN (3.3 miles ).
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Latitude: 39.53 N, Longitude: 87.13 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,109 (+14.2%)
Area code: 812
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Brazil detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 16 (13 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -316 (-3.7%).
Work and jobs in Brazil: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Brazil, Indiana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Brazil-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 174% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/29/1963, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.9 miles away from the Brazil city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 6/22/1960, a category F3 tornado 11.9 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Brazil-area historical earthquake activity is above Indiana state average. It is 80% 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 84.7 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 63.4 miles away from Brazil 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 82.2 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 82.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/21/2008 at 05:38:29, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MB, 4.0 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 80.8 miles away from Brazil center
On 12/20/1990 at 14:04:17, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 24.5 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 Clay County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Henry Lee Summer - Rock guitarist, Gayle Porter Hoskins - Illustrator, Johnnie Davis - Film actor, Logan Whitman - College basketball player (Indiana State Sycamores), Paul Moss (American football) - Football player.
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 19.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.8 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.58. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.8 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Brazil and their reported violations in the past:BRAZIL CITY WATER WORKS (Population served: 8000, Groundwater):
Past health violations:UNION UNITED METHODIST CHURCH & PARSONAG (Address: 635 East CR 600 North , Population served: 128, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:OUTDOOR RECREATION CLUB (Population served: 35, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 28.1%
(27.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 54.5% for Black residents, 90.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 7.1% for other race residents, 51.2% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Brazil city (based on Clay County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 34.51%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
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5.89% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,867 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:
6.73% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,370 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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See more detailed statistics of Brazil fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Brazil)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 91 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Brazil, IN)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 82 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Brazil)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 20 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Brazil)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 10 patent applications in 2008-2014.