For population 25 years and over in Clinchport:
For population 15 years and over in Clinchport town:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $900 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Johnson City, TN (31.3 miles , pop. 55,469).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lexington-Fayette, KY (134.2 miles , pop. 260,512).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (444.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Duffield, VA (2.0 miles) , Mount Carmel, TN (3.0 miles ), Gate City, VA (3.1 miles ), Church Hill, TN (3.3 miles ), Weber City, VA (3.3 miles ), Dryden, VA (3.6 miles ), Big Stone Gap, VA (3.7 miles ), Kingsport, TN (3.9 miles ).
Latitude: 36.67 N, Longitude: 82.75 W
Area code: 276
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +10 (+14.9%).
Average climate in Clinchport, Virginia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Clinchport-area historical tornado activity is below Virginia state average. It is 61% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/10/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 39.5 miles away from the Clinchport town center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 3/5/1955, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 12.4 miles away from the town center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Clinchport-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Virginia state average. It is 62% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 90.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 54.2 miles away from Clinchport center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 58.4 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 33.4 miles away from the city 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 33.9 miles away from Clinchport 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 56.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Scott County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, 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).
Hospitals/medical centers near Clinchport:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Clinchport:
Public high school in Clinchport:
See full list of schools located in Clinchport, School District: SCOTT COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Public elementary/middle school in Clinchport:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 4.34. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 15.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.92. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.6 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Clinchport and their reported violations in the past:RED STONE DRIVE IN (Population served: 35, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 28.3%
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Clinchport compared to Virginia state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Clinchport (based on Scott County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 38.77%
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): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.62% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,086 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:
4.56% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,397 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 Antenna Towers:3
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: