For population 25 years and over in Fall Branch:
For population 15 years and over in Fall Branch CDP:
8 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $518 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Johnson City, TN (15.3 miles , pop. 55,469).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (131.1 miles , pop. 540,828).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (462.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Sulphur Springs, TN (2.2 miles ), Jearoldstown, TN (2.6 miles ), Beech Creek, TN (2.8 miles ), Colonial Heights, TN (2.8 miles ), Gray, TN (2.9 miles ), Church Hill, TN (3.0 miles ), Spurgeon, TN (3.1 miles ), Kingsport, TN (3.1 miles ).
Latitude: 36.42 N, Longitude: 82.63 W
Area code: 423
Unemployment in July 2013:
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Average climate in Fall Branch, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Fall Branch-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Tennessee state average. It is 58% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/10/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 21.7 miles away from the Fall Branch place center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/8/1957, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 8.1 miles away from the place center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Fall Branch-area historical earthquake activity is near Tennessee state average. It is 66% 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 86.1 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 62.5 miles away from Fall Branch center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 66.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/29/1996 at 19:30:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 65.0 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 47.3 miles away from Fall Branch 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 51.7 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 Washington County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Fall Branch:
Airports located in Fall Branch:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fall Branch:
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Public elementary/middle school in Fall Branch:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 4.34. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0302. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.92. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Fall Branch and their reported violations in the past:RIVER VALLEY CAMPGROUND (Serves VA, Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 24.5%
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Fall Branch compared to Tennessee state average:
Banks with branches in Fall Branch (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Fall Branch (based on Washington County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.11%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 20
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 59
Number of full-service restaurants: 95
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.87% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,011 average adjusted gross income)
0.15% of residents moved from foreign countries ($91 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.19% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,332 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($220 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Fall Branch fatal accident list:
Nov 14, 2008 10:30 AM, Fordtown Rd, Lat: 36.412717, Lon: -82.580453, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 4, 2005 11:11 PM, Sr-93, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Aug 11, 1980 05:50 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 0 meters
Total costs: $970,000
Total average daily traffic: 23,210
Total average daily truck traffic: 696
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 36,640
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Fall Branch)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Fall Branch, TN)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fall Branch)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 21 patent applications in 2008-2014.