For population 25 years and over in Brookport:
For population 15 years and over in Brookport city:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $844 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clarksville, TN (80.4 miles , pop. 103,455).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Metropolitan Government, TN (123.1 miles , pop. 569,891).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (330.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Paducah, KY (1.9 miles ), Metropolis, IL (2.4 miles ), Hendron, KY (2.5 miles ), Woodlawn-Oakdale, KY (2.5 miles ), Lone Oak, KY (2.6 miles ), Massac, KY (2.7 miles ), Ledbetter, KY (3.0 miles ), Reidland, KY (3.1 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 37.13 N, Longitude: 88.63 W
Area code: 618
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Crime rate in Brookport detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Population change in the 1990s: +34 (+3.3%).
Work and jobs in Brookport: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Brookport, Illinois
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Brookport-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 154% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/6/2003, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.4 miles away from the Brookport city center killed 2 people and injured 33 people and caused $16 million in damages.
On 3/4/1964, a category F4 tornado 29.1 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Brookport-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Illinois state average. It is 18% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 50.1 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 75.6 miles away from Brookport center
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) earthquake occurred 76.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 33.5 miles away from the city center
On 2/5/1994 at 14:55:37, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 LG, 4.2 MD, Depth: 9.9 mi) earthquake occurred 34.8 miles away from Brookport center
On 6/6/2003 at 12:29:34, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 MW, Depth: 1.6 mi) earthquake occurred 26.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Massac County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Harry Statham - Basketball coach.
Hospitals/medical centers near Brookport:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brookport:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.52. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 16.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2001 was 0.102. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 4.86. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Brookport and their reported violations in the past:BROOKPORT (Population served: 1081, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 19.8%
(20.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.7% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Brookport compared to Illinois state average:
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Religion statistics for Brookport (based on Massac County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 66.67%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
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Brookport government finances in 2002(per resident):
4.78% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,461 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 ($29,880 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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Brookport fatal accident list:
Sep 3, 2009 08:50 PM, Newcut Road, Unionville Road, Lat: 37.10072222, Lon: -88.51531111, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 165 meters (541ft)
Total costs: $21,860,000
Total average daily traffic: 9,000
Total average daily truck traffic: 387
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 10,107
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Brookport)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Brookport)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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