Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntington, WV (41.9 miles , pop. 51,475).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Cincinnati, OH (81.0 miles , pop. 331,285).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (327.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Vanceburg, KY (2.8 miles ), Tygarts, KY (2.9 miles) , Friendship, OH (3.0 miles ), Carter, KY (3.4 miles) , Rome, OH (3.5 miles) , West Portsmouth, OH (3.8 miles ), Fullerton, KY (3.8 miles) , South Shore, KY (3.8 miles ).
Latitude: 38.59 N, Longitude: 83.17 W
Area code: 606
Unemployment in July 2013:
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Average climate in Garrison, Kentucky
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Garrison-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Kentucky state average. It is 13% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 21.7 miles away from the Garrison place center killed 7 people and injured 93 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/23/1968, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.5 miles away from the place center killed 6 people and injured 364 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Garrison-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Kentucky state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 49.3 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 48.9 miles away from Garrison center
On 2/19/1995 at 12:57:06, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.6 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 40.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/8/1990 at 00:03:57, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 47.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/1991 at 18:34:51, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 84.4 miles away from Garrison center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), surface-wave magnitude (MS)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Lewis County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 13, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 5, Mudslides: 4, Landslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.68. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.1 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 13.9 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Garrison and their reported violations in the past:GARRISON QUINCY HEIGHTS WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 3531, Purch_surface_water):
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Religion statistics for Garrison CCD (based on Lewis County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 35.13%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.89% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($24,154 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:
4.68% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,557 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Garrison)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
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