For population 25 years and over in Clinton:
For population 15 years and over in Clinton city:
6 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $520 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (72.2 miles , pop. 59,643).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (120.4 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (364.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Arlington, KY (2.9 miles ), Columbus, KY (3.0 miles ), Water Valley, KY (3.5 miles ), Fulton, KY (3.6 miles ), Hickman, KY (3.6 miles ), South Fulton, TN (3.7 miles ), Fancy Farm, KY (3.7 miles ), Bardwell, KY (3.8 miles ).
Latitude: 36.67 N, Longitude: 88.99 W
Area code: 270
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Clinton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -204 (-12.6%).
Work and jobs in Clinton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Clinton, Kentucky
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Clinton-area historical tornado activity is above Kentucky state average. It is 177% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/22/1981, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.6 miles away from the Clinton city center killed one person and injured 32 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 3/4/1964, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.2 miles away from the city center injured 5 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Clinton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kentucky state average. It is 55% greater 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 45.7 miles away from the 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 46.6 miles away from Clinton 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 17.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 62.8 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 49.7 miles away from Clinton center
On 11/29/1996 at 05:41:33, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 12.6 mi) earthquake occurred 73.4 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 Hickman County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Mudslides: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Ben Rushing - College basketball player (Eastern Kentucky Colonels).
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Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.93. This is better than average. There were 38 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2006 was 24.2. This is about average. There were 29 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.2. This is about average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Clinton and their reported violations in the past:WATER SERVICE CORP OF KENTUCKY (Population served: 2310, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:HARPERS COUNTRY HAMS (Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:NICKYS BAR B QUE (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 29.0%
(32.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.3% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 13.8% for two or more races residents)
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73 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
120 people in nursing homes in 2000
30 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
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Religion statistics for Clinton (based on Hickman County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 83.43%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 1
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Clinton government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.01% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,607 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:
7.49% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,822 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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Clinton fatal accident list:
May 20, 2007 04:13 AM, Sr-58, Lat: 36.664817, Lon: -88.987100, Vehicles: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
Sep 13, 1997 09:21 AM, Jefferson, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 12, 1975 02:00 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 8, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Clinton)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:39 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Clinton, KY)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:5
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
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