For population 25 years and over in Coalfield:
For population 15 years and over in Coalfield CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Knoxville, TN (28.2 miles , pop. 173,890).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (130.2 miles , pop. 545,524).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (436.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Oliver Springs, TN (2.4 miles ), Walden Ridge, TN (2.8 miles ), Oakdale, TN (2.9 miles ), New River, TN (3.0 miles ), Wartburg, TN (3.1 miles ), Oak Ridge, TN (3.1 miles ), Harriman, TN (3.4 miles ), Kingston, TN (3.7 miles ).
Latitude: 36.06 N, Longitude: 84.43 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 865
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Coalfield: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Coalfield, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Coalfield-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Tennessee state average. It is 29% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/10/2002, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.1 miles away from the Coalfield place center killed 7 people and injured 28 people and caused $970,000 in damages.
On 2/21/1993, a category F3 tornado 10.7 miles away from the place center injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Coalfield-area historical earthquake activity is near Tennessee 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 32.0 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 79.3 miles away from Coalfield center
On 6/17/1998 at 08:00:23, a magnitude 3.6 (3.3 MB, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 9.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/30/1997 at 12:29:23, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 57.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/5/1995 at 14:16:44, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 49.6 miles away from Coalfield center
On 10/12/2005 at 06:27:30, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 5.1 mi) earthquake occurred 38.5 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 Morgan County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Sid Hudson - Baseball player and coach, Pat McGlothin - Baseball player.
Hospitals/medical centers near Coalfield:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Coalfield:
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Public high school in Coalfield:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 2.32. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 16.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.4 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 10.4 miles away from the city center.
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Coalfield compared to Tennessee state average:
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Religion statistics for Coalfield (based on Morgan County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.46%
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): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.75% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,455 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:
6.20% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,519 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:7
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: