For population 25 years and over in Gadsden:
For population 15 years and over in Gadsden town:
12 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $533 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (13.8 miles , pop. 59,643).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (71.7 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (425.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Humboldt, TN (2.3 miles ), Pope, TN (2.5 miles) , Bells, TN (2.6 miles ), Alamo, TN (2.7 miles ), Three Way, TN (2.8 miles ), Gibson, TN (3.2 miles ), Holly Grove-Belle Eagle, TN (3.4 miles) , Brazil-Gibson Wells, TN (3.4 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 35.78 N, Longitude: 88.99 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 731
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Crime rate in Gadsden detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -8 (-1.4%).
Work and jobs in Gadsden: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Gadsden, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Gadsden-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 197% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 2/5/2008, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.9 miles away from the Gadsden town center injured 51 people and caused $100 million in damages.
On 1/17/1999, a category F4 tornado 15.0 miles away from the town center killed 6 people and injured 106 people and caused $10 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Gadsden-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Tennessee state average. It is 11% smaller 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 71.6 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 75.7 miles away from Gadsden 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 46.4 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 77.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 84.5 miles away from Gadsden 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 53.4 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 Crockett County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 7, Winds: 3, Flash Flood: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Scotty Moore - Rock guitarist.
Hospitals/medical centers near Gadsden:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gadsden:
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Public elementary/middle school in Gadsden:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.9. This is significantly better than average. There were 17 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.6. This is about average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 15.4%
(14.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.2% for Black residents, 8.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Gadsden compared to Tennessee state average:
Banks with branches in Gadsden (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Gadsden town (based on Crockett County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 63.77%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 1
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Gadsden government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
6.69% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,107 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:
7.07% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,126 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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Gadsden fatal accident list:
Sep 22, 2004 03:35 PM, Us-Sr76, Sr-221, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Aug 3, 1986 09:20 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Nov 2, 1985 00:45 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 2
Jan 12, 1975 01:00 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Gadsden)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:5
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Gadsden)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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