For population 25 years and over in Finger:
For population 15 years and over in Finger city:
29 residents are foreign born (7.6% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $409 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (22.5 miles , pop. 59,643).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (78.7 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (451.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: West Chester, TN (2.3 miles ), Henderson, TN (2.5 miles ), Bethel Springs, TN (2.9 miles ), East Chester, TN (3.1 miles ), Enville, TN (3.3 miles ), Silerton, TN (3.3 miles) , Selmer, TN (3.6 miles ), Pinson, TN (3.6 miles ).
Latitude: 35.36 N, Longitude: 88.61 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 731
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +70 (+25.0%).
Work and jobs in Finger: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Finger, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Finger-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 183% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/16/1998, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 34.6 miles away from the Finger city center killed 3 people and injured 36 people and caused $13 million in damages.
On 4/3/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.3 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 60 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Finger-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Tennessee state average. It is 82% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 98.7 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 79.1 miles away from Finger center
On 11/29/1996 at 05:41:33, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 12.6 mi) earthquake occurred 83.7 miles away from the city center
On 5/1/2005 at 12:37:32, a magnitude 4.2 (4.1 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.0 mi) earthquake occurred 92.6 miles away from the city center
On 2/10/2005 at 14:04:54, a magnitude 4.1 (3.9 MB, 4.1 MW, Depth: 9.5 mi) earthquake occurred 96.5 miles away from Finger center
On 4/30/2003 at 04:56:22, a magnitude 4.0 (3.5 MB, 4.0 LG, 3.9 LG, Depth: 14.7 mi) earthquake occurred 84.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in McNairy County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Finger:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Finger:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.69. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.0 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 18.1%
(7.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 69.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Finger compared to Tennessee state average:
Banks with branches in Finger (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Finger (based on McNairy County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 61.33%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Finger government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.89% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,688 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:
5.97% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,582 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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Finger fatal accident list:
Dec 10, 1985 05:45 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 3, 1981 04:30 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Apr 10, 1976 00:30 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Finger)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.