For population 25 years and over in Dunlap:
For population 15 years and over in Dunlap city:
63 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $651 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chattanooga, TN (23.9 miles , pop. 155,554).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (94.0 miles , pop. 545,524).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (463.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Center Point, TN (2.3 miles) , Palmer, TN (3.1 miles ), Flat Top Mountain, TN (3.3 miles ), Mowbray Mountain, TN (3.4 miles ), Gruetli-Laager, TN (3.6 miles ), Falling Water, TN (3.8 miles ), Fairmount, TN (3.8 miles ), Powells Crossroads, TN (3.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 35.38 N, Longitude: 85.39 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +707 (+14.5%)
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 Dunlap detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 13 (11 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +416 (+11.1%).
Work and jobs in Dunlap: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Dunlap, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Dunlap-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 110% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 35.5 miles away from the Dunlap city center killed 16 people and injured 190 people.
On 5/2/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 35.7 miles away from the city center killed 4 people and injured 8 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Dunlap-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Tennessee state average. It is 69% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 62.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 85.4 miles away from Dunlap center
On 12/8/2001 at 01:08:21, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 65.8 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 66.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/12/2005 at 06:27:30, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 5.1 mi) earthquake occurred 48.7 miles away from Dunlap center
On 7/19/1997 at 17:06:34, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 39.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Sequatchie County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Fires: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Jon Coffelt - Artist, Raymond H. Cooley - Army Medal of Honor recipient, Ray Phelps - Baseball player.
Medal of Honor Recipient born in Dunlap: Raymond H. Cooley.
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Operable nuclear power plants near Dunlap:
Local government website: www.cityofdunlap.com
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.3 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Dunlap and their reported violations in the past:DUNLAP WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 5645, Surface_water):
Past health violations:CAGLE-FREDONIA UTILITY DIST (Population served: 1789, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 27.3%
(20.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 97.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 83.9% for American Indian residents, 95.8% for other race residents, 55.3% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
79 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
115 people in nursing homes in 2000
10 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
Dunlap compared to Tennessee state average:
Banks with branches in Dunlap (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Dunlap city (based on Sequatchie County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 41.58%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
9.12% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,516 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:
6.42% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,220 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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See more detailed statistics of Dunlap fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 18See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Dunlap, TN
Total length: 64 meters (210ft)
Total costs: $6,594,000
Total average daily traffic: 70,137
Total average daily truck traffic: 4,886
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Dunlap)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Dunlap, TN)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:5
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:57 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Dunlap)
FAA Registered Aircraft:9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Dunlap)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 6 patent applications in 2008-2014.