Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Murfreesboro, TN (43.5 miles , pop. 68,816).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (58.6 miles , pop. 545,524).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (406.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Baxter, TN (2.1 miles ), Granville, TN (2.9 miles) , Forks of the River, TN (3.1 miles) , Cookeville, TN (3.4 miles ), Gordonsville, TN (3.5 miles ), Gainesboro, TN (3.8 miles ), Dodson Branch, TN (3.8 miles ), Macedonia, TN (3.8 miles) .
Latitude: 36.16 N, Longitude: 85.71 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 931
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Buffalo Valley: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Buffalo Valley, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Buffalo Valley-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 128% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.0 miles away from the Buffalo Valley place center killed 10 people and injured 51 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 2/21/1993, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.3 miles away from the place center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Buffalo Valley-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Tennessee state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/17/1998 at 08:00:23, a magnitude 3.6 (3.3 MB, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 74.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/12/2005 at 06:27:30, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 5.1 mi) earthquake occurred 79.6 miles away from Buffalo Valley center
On 6/19/2007 at 18:16:27, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 MD, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 32.3 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 91.7 miles away from the city center
On 3/18/1995 at 22:06:21, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 MD, Depth: 10.6 mi) earthquake occurred 67.4 miles away from Buffalo Valley center
On 3/7/2001 at 17:12:25, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 4.2 mi) earthquake occurred 67.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Putnam County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Buffalo Valley:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Buffalo Valley:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.10. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.4 miles away from the city center.
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
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:
People in group quarters in Buffalo Valley in 2000:
Buffalo Valley compared to Tennessee state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Buffalo Valley CCD (based on Putnam County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 55.70%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 16
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 54
Number of full-service restaurants: 56
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.79% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,584 average adjusted gross income)
0.21% of residents moved from foreign countries ($143 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.35% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,858 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Buffalo Valley:
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TV broadcast stations around Buffalo Valley:
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Buffalo Valley)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2014.