Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Decatur, AL (37.2 miles , pop. 53,929).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (82.6 miles , pop. 545,524).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (470.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Lexington, AL (2.6 miles ), Leoma, TN (2.6 miles) , Loretto, TN (2.8 miles ), Minor Hill, TN (2.8 miles ), Anderson, AL (3.0 miles ), Lester, AL (3.2 miles) , St. Joseph, TN (3.3 miles ), Salem, AL (3.5 miles) .
Latitude: 35.05 N, Longitude: 87.31 W
Area code: 931
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Five Points: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Five Points, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Five Points-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 219% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 28.2 miles away from the Five Points place center killed 16 people and injured 190 people.
On 5/18/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.1 miles away from the place center killed 3 people and injured 32 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Five Points-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Tennessee state average. It is 92% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 96.7 miles away from the city 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 64.2 miles away from Five Points center
On 5/4/1994 at 09:12:02, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 59.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/10/2008 at 17:52:50, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, Depth: 0.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.9 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/2007 at 16:16:28, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.4 miles away from Five Points center
On 5/28/2000 at 11:32:07, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 90.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Lawrence County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Heavy Rains: 2, Winds: 2, Floods: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Five Points:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Five Points:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.94. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.
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)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Five Points compared to Tennessee state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Five Points CCD (based on Lawrence County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 65.85%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.47% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,543 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:
4.98% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,850 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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TV broadcast stations around Five Points:
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4