For population 25 years and over in Gasper River:
For population 15 years and over in Gasper River CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clarksville, TN (52.5 miles , pop. 103,455).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Metropolitan Government, TN (60.7 miles , pop. 569,891).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (338.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Sugar Grove, KY (2.7 miles ), Bowling Green, KY (3.1 miles ), Greencastle, KY (3.2 miles ), Woodbury, KY (3.3 miles) , Auburn, KY (3.5 miles ), Plum Springs, KY (3.5 miles ), Woodburn, KY (3.7 miles ), Morgantown, KY (3.8 miles ).
Latitude: 37.02 N, Longitude: 86.61 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 270
Unemployment in August 2012:
Work and jobs in Gasper River: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Gasper River, Kentucky
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Gasper River-area historical tornado activity is above Kentucky state average. It is 129% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.4 miles away from the Gasper River place center injured 2 people.
On 4/27/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.3 miles away from the place center killed one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Gasper River-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Kentucky state average. It is 97% 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 92.5 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 77.2 miles away from Gasper River 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 87.3 miles away from the city 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 76.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/3/2003 at 16:17:09, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, 2.9 LG, Depth: 11.3 mi) earthquake occurred 97.7 miles away from Gasper River center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Warren County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Winter Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Freeze: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Gasper River:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gasper River:
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 7.91. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 18.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 1.75. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.8 miles away from the city center.
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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:
Gasper River compared to Kentucky state average:
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Religion statistics for Gasper River (based on Warren County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.12%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 25
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 43
Number of full-service restaurants: 72
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.32% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,281 average adjusted gross income)
0.38% of residents moved from foreign countries ($664 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.93% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,563 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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