For population 25 years and over in Bremen:
For population 15 years and over in Bremen city:
1 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $514 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Owensboro, KY (27.8 miles , pop. 54,067).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Metropolitan Government, TN (87.1 miles , pop. 569,891).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (310.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: South Carrollton, KY (2.1 miles) , Sacramento, KY (2.1 miles ), Island, KY (2.6 miles ), Central City, KY (2.6 miles ), Powderly, KY (3.0 miles ), Livermore, KY (3.1 miles ), Greenville, KY (3.3 miles ), Calhoun, KY (3.5 miles ).
Latitude: 37.36 N, Longitude: 87.22 W
Area code: 270
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -71 (-16.3%).
Work and jobs in Bremen: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Bremen, Kentucky
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Bremen-area historical tornado activity is above Kentucky state average. It is 129% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/15/2005, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.9 miles away from the Bremen city center injured 40 people and caused $31 million in damages.
On 4/3/1968, a category F4 tornado 28.3 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Bremen-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kentucky state average. It is 85% 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 83.7 miles away from the city 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 53.0 miles away from Bremen 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 84.3 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 97.5 miles away from the city 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 68.3 miles away from Bremen center
On 12/7/2000 at 14:08:49, a magnitude 4.0 (3.3 MB, 4.0 LG, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 48.6 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 Muhlenberg County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Snows: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Freeze: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Bremen:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bremen:
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Public elementary/middle school in Bremen:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 4.25. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 15.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.7 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Bremen and their reported violations in the past:MUHLENBERG CO WATER DISTRICT #3 (Population served: 6993, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 27.4%
(26.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Bremen compared to Kentucky state average:
Banks with branches in Bremen (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Bremen (based on Muhlenberg County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 68.33%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Bremen government finances in 2002(per resident):
3.95% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,915 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:
4.35% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,141 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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Bremen fatal accident list:
Jul 5, 2008 04:24 PM, Bremen Mill Rd, Lat: 37.349894, Lon: -87.216725, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Feb 21, 2007 05:48 PM, Sr-181, Sr-2551, Lat: 37.356358, Lon: -87.229692, Vehicles: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 1, 1989 11:35 AM, 81, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bremen)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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