For population 25 years and over in Calvert City:
For population 15 years and over in Calvert City city:
27 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $665 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clarksville, TN (63.9 miles , pop. 103,455).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Metropolitan Government, TN (106.8 miles , pop. 569,891).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (334.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Grand Rivers, KY (2.6 miles ), Smithland, KY (2.8 miles ), Ledbetter, KY (2.9 miles ), Reidland, KY (3.1 miles ), Woodlawn-Oakdale, KY (3.5 miles ), Benton, KY (3.5 miles ), Dycusburg, KY (3.6 miles) , Kuttawa, KY (3.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 37.03 N, Longitude: 88.35 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,584 (+95.7%)
Area code: 270
City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime in Calvert City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +38 (+1.4%).
Work and jobs in Calvert City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Calvert City, Kentucky
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Calvert City-area historical tornado activity is above Kentucky state average. It is 147% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/4/1964, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.4 miles away from the Calvert City city center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/6/2003, a category F4 tornado 25.0 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 33 people and caused $16 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Calvert City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kentucky state average. It is 45% 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 66.0 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 73.0 miles away from Calvert City 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 87.8 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 45.6 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 51.3 miles away from Calvert City 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 36.6 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 Marshall County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Mudslides: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Calvert City:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Calvert City:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.14. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 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 0.1 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 12.4 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 12.4 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 16.1 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Calvert City and their reported violations in the past:CALVERT CITY MUNICIPAL WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 3983, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 7.6%
(6.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents)
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Religion statistics for Calvert City (based on Marshall County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 66.07%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
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Calvert City government finances in 2002:
6.85% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,113 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:
6.01% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,465 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 Calvert City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2009 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 3 meters (10ft)
Total average daily traffic: 1,120
Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic: 1,120
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Calvert City)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.