For population 25 years and over in Dyersburg:
For population 15 years and over in Dyersburg city:
326 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $920 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (42.2 miles , pop. 59,643).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (71.9 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (411.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Ro Ellen, TN (2.6 miles ), Fowlkes, TN (2.7 miles ), Newbern, TN (2.9 miles ), Mississippi-Obion, TN (2.9 miles ), Halls, TN (3.3 miles ), Friendship, TN (3.5 miles ), Elbridge-Cloverdale, TN (3.6 miles ), Gates, TN (3.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 36.04 N, Longitude: 89.38 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +6,378 (+37.2%)
Area code: 731
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 Dyersburg detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 70 (61 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +626 (+3.7%).
Work and jobs in Dyersburg: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Dyersburg, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Dyersburg-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 209% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/21/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.6 miles away from the Dyersburg city center killed 4 people and injured 5 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 3/21/1952, a category F4 tornado 10.3 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 10 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Dyersburg-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Tennessee state average. It is 93% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 43.8 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 59.8 miles away from Dyersburg center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 78.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 21.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 59.8 miles away from Dyersburg center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 68.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Dyer County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: George "Two Ton" Harris - Professional wrestler, James A. Gardner - Army Medal of Honor recipient, John Calvin Fiser - Confederate Army general, William Howard Arnold - General, Michael Swift (American football) - Football player, Phil King (American football) - Football player.
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.70. This is about average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Dyersburg that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 26.0%
(18.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.9% for Black residents, 54.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 53.7% for other race residents, 42.0% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Dyersburg (based on Dyer County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 57.33%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
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5.56% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,577 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:
5.90% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,661 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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See more detailed statistics of Dyersburg fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 29See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Dyersburg, TN
Total length: 193 meters (633ft)
Total costs: $50,749,000
Total average daily traffic: 263,010
Total average daily truck traffic: 24,768
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Dyersburg)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 86 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Dyersburg, TN)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 67 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Dyersburg)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 5 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Dyersburg)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 41 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 10 patent applications in 2008-2014.