For population 25 years and over in Clinchco:
For population 15 years and over in Clinchco town:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $353 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Johnson City, TN (57.2 miles , pop. 55,469).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lexington-Fayette, KY (131.5 miles , pop. 260,512).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (430.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Haysi, VA (2.2 miles) , Clintwood, VA (2.3 miles ), Ashcamp, KY (2.9 miles ), Elkhorn City, KY (3.1 miles ), Cedarville, KY (3.2 miles) , Hellier, KY (3.5 miles ), Pound, VA (3.7 miles ), Dorton, KY (3.8 miles ).
Latitude: 37.16 N, Longitude: 82.36 W
Area code: 276
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
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Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -125 (-22.8%).
Work and jobs in Clinchco: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Clinchco, Virginia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Clinchco-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Virginia state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/4/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 32.5 miles away from the Clinchco town center killed one person and injured 4 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/18/1995, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 35.0 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Clinchco-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Virginia state average. It is 66% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 21.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 24.4 miles away from Clinchco center
On 6/29/1996 at 19:30:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 22.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/26/1995 at 00:37:28, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 42.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/19/1996 at 08:50:14, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 38.4 miles away from Clinchco center
On 8/17/1990 at 21:01:17, a magnitude 4.0 (3.5 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 59.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Dickenson County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Darrell Powers - Soilder.
Hospitals/medical centers near Clinchco:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Clinchco:
See full list of schools located in Clinchco, School District: DICKENSON COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Public elementary/middle schools in Clinchco:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 21.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.31. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.2 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 1.08. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.2 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Clinchco and their reported violations in the past:DICKENSON COUNTY REGIONAL - DCPSA (Population served: 4763, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:DCPSA - SKEETROCK (Population served: 1385, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:DCPSA - HONEY CAMP/DARWIN (Population served: 640, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:DCPSA-FEARLS BRANCH (Population served: 255, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:BARTLICK/BREAKS - DCPSA (Population served: 230, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:DCPSA - OSBORNS GAP (Population served: 165, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:DCPSA - RT. 80 (Population served: 80, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:DOE BRANCH - DCPSA (Population served: 48, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Clinchco that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 27.9%
(30.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.0% for Black residents, 40.0% 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
Clinchco compared to Virginia state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Clinchco (based on Dickenson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 27.57%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Clinchco government finances in 2002(per resident):
3.96% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,878 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:
4.92% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,648 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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FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:4
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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