For population 25 years and over in Calhoun:
For population 15 years and over in Calhoun town:
7 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $391 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chattanooga, TN (34.1 miles , pop. 155,554).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (108.1 miles , pop. 416,474).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (479.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Charleston, TN (1.0 miles ), Calhoun-Riceville, TN (2.2 miles ), Hopewell, TN (3.1 miles ), Benton, TN (3.2 miles ), Big Spring-East View, TN (3.3 miles ), Cleveland, TN (3.3 miles ), West Bradley, TN (3.4 miles ), East Cleveland, TN (3.4 miles ).
Latitude: 35.30 N, Longitude: 84.75 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 423
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Crime in Calhoun detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -65 (-11.6%).
Work and jobs in Calhoun: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Calhoun, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Calhoun-area historical tornado activity is near Tennessee state average. It is 66% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/2/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.6 miles away from the Calhoun town center killed 4 people and injured 8 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/15/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.3 miles away from the town center injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Calhoun-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 54% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 74.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 56.3 miles away from Calhoun center
On 7/5/1995 at 14:16:44, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 30.6 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 18.9 miles away from the city center
On 12/8/2001 at 01:08:21, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.2 miles away from Calhoun center
On 7/19/1997 at 17:06:34, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 16.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in McMinn County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Storms: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Flash Flood: 1, 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 Calhoun:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Calhoun:
Public elementary/middle school in Calhoun:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 5.84. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 5.72. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.6 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Calhoun and their reported violations in the past:CALHOUN-CHARLESTON UTILITY DIS (Population served: 2212, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:ADVENT HOME WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 65, Groundwater_under_infl_of_surface_water):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 10.4%
(10.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Calhoun compared to Tennessee state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Calhoun (based on McMinn County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 70.84%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 36
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.02% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,757 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($304 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.98% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,338 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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Calhoun fatal accident list:
Dec 8, 1981 05:50 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Apr 11, 1975 09:51 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total average daily traffic: 10,660
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,086
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 16,464
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Calhoun)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Calhoun, TN)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Calhoun)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Calhoun, TN