For population 25 years and over in Flaherty:
For population 15 years and over in Flaherty CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Louisville, KY (27.5 miles , pop. 256,231).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (286.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Fort Knox, KY (1.7 miles ), Muldraugh, KY (1.8 miles ), Vine Grove, KY (2.6 miles ), Radcliff, KY (2.6 miles ), West Point, KY (2.8 miles ), Ekron, KY (2.9 miles) , Laconia, IN (3.1 miles) , Brandenburg, KY (3.2 miles ).
Latitude: 37.90 N, Longitude: 86.03 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 270
Unemployment in July 2013:
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Average climate in Flaherty, Kentucky
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Flaherty-area historical tornado activity is above Kentucky state average. It is 133% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 11.2 miles away from the Flaherty place center killed 31 people and injured 270 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.2 miles away from the place center killed 3 people and injured 81 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Flaherty-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Kentucky state average. It is 92% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 95.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/24/1990 at 18:20:24, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.8 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 27.4 miles away from Flaherty center
On 1/27/1990 at 14:05:50, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 27.0 miles away from the city center
On 12/7/2000 at 14:08:49, a magnitude 4.0 (3.3 MB, 4.0 LG, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 89.1 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 Meade County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Winds: 2, Tropical Depression: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Flaherty:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 7.50. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 19.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2002 was 0.440. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 3.23. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.
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Religion statistics for Flaherty (based on Meade County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.44%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
10.81% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,830 average adjusted gross income)
0.73% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,272 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
11.60% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,132 average adjusted gross income)
0.54% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,822 average AGI)
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FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
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