For population 25 years and over in Coxs Creek:
For population 15 years and over in Coxs Creek CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Louisville, KY (27.1 miles , pop. 256,231).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (296.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Fairfield, KY (2.3 miles) , Bardstown, KY (2.5 miles ), Bloomfield, KY (2.9 miles ), Mount Washington, KY (3.3 miles ), Taylorsville, KY (3.4 miles ), Boston, KY (3.6 miles ), Shepherdsville, KY (3.8 miles ), Hebron Estates, KY (3.9 miles ).
Latitude: 37.91 N, Longitude: 85.47 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 502
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Coxs Creek: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Coxs Creek, Kentucky
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Coxs Creek-area historical tornado activity is above Kentucky state average. It is 127% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.3 miles away from the Coxs Creek place center killed 3 people and injured 81 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 35.9 miles away from the place center killed 31 people and injured 270 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Coxs Creek-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Kentucky state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 85.6 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 88.2 miles away from Coxs Creek center
On 1/24/1990 at 18:20:24, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.8 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 54.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/27/1990 at 14:05:50, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 54.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/8/1990 at 00:03:57, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.3 miles away from Coxs Creek center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Nelson County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Snows: 2, Freeze: 1, Mudslide: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Coxs Creek:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Coxs Creek:
Public elementary/middle school in Coxs Creek:
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Private elementary/middle school in Coxs Creek:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 21.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.7. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 14.5 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Coxs Creek and their reported violations in the past:NORTH NELSON WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 12656, Purch_surface_water):
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
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:
158 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000
156 people in nursing homes in 2000
Coxs Creek compared to Kentucky state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Coxs Creek (based on Nelson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 64.25%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.65% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,206 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($444 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.39% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($42,563 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 Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Coxs Creek)
FAA Registered Aircraft:8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Coxs Creek)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2014.