For population 25 years and over in Dryden:
For population 15 years and over in Dryden CDP:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $518 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Johnson City, TN (44.0 miles , pop. 55,469).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lexington-Fayette, KY (121.6 miles , pop. 260,512).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (432.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Pennington Gap, VA (2.2 miles ), Keokee, VA (2.4 miles ), St. Charles, VA (2.6 miles) , Duffield, VA (3.0 miles) , Upper Clover, KY (3.2 miles) , Jonesville, VA (3.4 miles ), Big Stone Gap, VA (3.4 miles ), Appalachia, VA (3.5 miles ).
Latitude: 36.78 N, Longitude: 82.94 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 276
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Dryden: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Dryden, Virginia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Dryden-area historical tornado activity is below Virginia state average. It is 56% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/9/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 41.0 miles away from the Dryden place center killed one person and injured 15 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 3/5/1955, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 20.7 miles away from the place center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Dryden-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Virginia state average. It is 59% 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 88.2 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 59.7 miles away from Dryden center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 63.7 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 21.5 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 22.0 miles away from Dryden center
On 4/19/1996 at 08:50:14, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 14.8 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 Lee County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Public elementary/middle school in Dryden:
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Dryden and their reported violations in the past:DRYDEN WATER AUTHORITY (Population served: 1852, Purch_surface_water):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 20.6%
(20.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
36 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
76 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
49 people in nursing homes in 2000
Dryden compared to Virginia state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Dryden CDP (based on Lee County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 66.95%
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): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.77% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,791 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:
4.15% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,881 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 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Dryden)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Dryden)
FAA Registered Aircraft:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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