For population 25 years and over in Cumberland Gap:
For population 15 years and over in Cumberland Gap town:
4 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $700 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Knoxville, TN (45.9 miles , pop. 173,890).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lexington-Fayette, KY (108.9 miles , pop. 260,512).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (421.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Harrogate, TN (1.1 miles ), Harrogate-Shawanee, TN (1.3 miles ), Middlesborough, KY (1.8 miles ), Kentucky Ridge, KY (3.0 miles) , Powell Valley, TN (3.2 miles) , Tazewell, TN (3.4 miles ), Pineville, KY (3.4 miles ), New Tazewell, TN (3.4 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 36.60 N, Longitude: 83.67 W
Area code: 423
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 Cumberland Gap detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -8 (-3.8%).
Work and jobs in Cumberland Gap: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Cumberland Gap-area historical tornado activity is below Tennessee state average. It is 16% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/9/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.0 miles away from the Cumberland Gap town center killed one person and injured 15 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 3/12/1967, a category F3 tornado 25.6 miles away from the town center .
Earthquake activity:Cumberland Gap-area historical earthquake activity is near Tennessee state average. It is 64% 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 57.7 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 22.6 miles away from Cumberland Gap 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 43.6 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 14.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/19/1996 at 08:50:14, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB) earthquake occurred 44.6 miles away from Cumberland Gap center
On 3/11/1995 at 08:15:52, a magnitude 3.8 (3.7 MB, 3.8 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 38.7 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 Claiborne County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Earl Williams (1920s catcher) - Baseball catcher.
Hospitals/medical centers near Cumberland Gap:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cumberland Gap:
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Public high school in Cumberland Gap:
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2001 was 0.127. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2006 was 23.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Cumberland Gap and their reported violations in the past:CUMBERLAND GAP WATER SERVICES (Population served: 335, Purch_groundwater_under_infl_of_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 28.6%
(28.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 60.0% for Black residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Cumberland Gap compared to Tennessee state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Cumberland Gap town (based on Claiborne County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.87%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.50% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,290 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:
5.11% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,604 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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Cumberland Gap fatal accident list:
Jun 28, 1986 08:15 PM, M000000130, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Dec 12, 1981 10:00 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 31 meters (102ft)
Total average daily traffic: 22,410
Total average daily truck traffic: 445
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Cumberland Gap)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Cumberland Gap)
FAA Registered Aircraft:6
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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