Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Knoxville, TN (69.2 miles , pop. 173,890).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lexington-Fayette, KY (81.8 miles , pop. 260,512).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (394.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Gray, KY (2.8 miles) , Barbourville, KY (2.8 miles ), Dewitt, KY (2.9 miles) , Sibert-Hima, KY (3.0 miles) , Camp Ground, KY (3.0 miles) , Artemus, KY (3.1 miles ), Flat Lick, KY (3.2 miles ), Trosper, KY (3.5 miles) .
Latitude: 36.97 N, Longitude: 83.83 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 606
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Girdler: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Girdler, Kentucky
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Girdler-area historical tornado activity is below Kentucky state average. It is 2% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/29/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.6 miles away from the Girdler place center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 41.4 miles away from the place center .
Earthquake activity:Girdler-area historical earthquake activity is above Kentucky state average. It is 72% 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 85.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 81.3 miles away from Girdler center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 81.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/17/1990 at 21:01:17, a magnitude 4.0 (3.5 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 29.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/26/1995 at 00:37:28, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 39.8 miles away from Girdler center
On 4/19/1996 at 08:50:14, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 45.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Knox County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 19
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 14, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Mudslides: 2, Snows: 2, Fires: 2, Freeze: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Religion statistics for Girdler CCD (based on Knox County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.34%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
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5.42% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($22,405 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:
5.28% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($24,510 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 Antenna Towers:6
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
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