For population 25 years and over in Gallaway:
For population 15 years and over in Gallaway city:
6 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $821 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Memphis, TN (24.7 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (446.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Braden, TN (2.0 miles ), Arlington, TN (2.2 miles ), Mason, TN (2.7 miles ), Hickory Withe, TN (2.7 miles ), Oakland, TN (3.0 miles ), Lakeland, TN (3.1 miles ), Rosemark, TN (3.1 miles ), Atoka, TN (3.4 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 35.33 N, Longitude: 89.62 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 901
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Gallaway detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Gallaway: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Gallaway, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Gallaway-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 203% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/21/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.8 miles away from the Gallaway city center killed 16 people and injured 74 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 11/27/1994, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.9 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 25 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Gallaway-area historical earthquake activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 36% 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 45.4 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 86.4 miles away from Gallaway 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 47.7 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 52.4 miles away from the city 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 44.5 miles away from Gallaway 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 46.0 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 Fayette County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 5, Floods: 4, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Gallaway:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gallaway:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2000 was 0.595. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.0 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 3.07. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 12.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.7 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Gallaway and their reported violations in the past:GALLAWAY WATER DEPT (Population served: 921, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 55.9%
(29.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 64.7% for Black residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
80 people in nursing homes in 2000
Gallaway compared to Tennessee state average:
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Religion statistics for Gallaway (based on Fayette County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 34.05%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
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Gallaway government finances in 2006(per resident):
11.09% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($51,170 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:
6.75% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,699 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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Gallaway fatal accident list:
Mar 10, 2004 87:99 PM, Us-Sr1, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 27, 1988 03:30 PM, Sr1, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Oct 4, 1986 09:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
Mar 21, 1985 11:50 AM, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Apr 13, 1976 04:15 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 3 meters (10ft)
Total costs: $860,000
Total average daily traffic: 3,640
Total average daily truck traffic: 145
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 5,424
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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