Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lexington-Fayette, KY (83.1 miles , pop. 260,512).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (360.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Bryan, KY (2.4 miles) , Columbia, KY (3.0 miles ), Jamestown, KY (3.1 miles ), White Oak, KY (3.1 miles) , Russell Springs, KY (3.2 miles ), Gradyville, KY (3.3 miles) , Cane Valley, KY (3.8 miles) , Burkesville, KY (3.9 miles ).
Latitude: 36.99 N, Longitude: 85.24 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 270
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Glens Fork: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Glens Fork, Kentucky
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Glens Fork-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 107% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/27/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.3 miles away from the Glens Fork place center killed 6 people and injured 58 people.
On 4/27/1971, a category F4 tornado 11.5 miles away from the place center killed 2 people and injured 72 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Glens Fork-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Kentucky state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/17/2004 at 15:21:43, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 0.7 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 68.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/17/1998 at 08:00:23, a magnitude 3.6 (3.3 MB, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 86.8 miles away from Glens Fork center
On 6/19/2007 at 18:16:27, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 MD, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 82.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/17/1999 at 18:38:04, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Adair County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Freeze: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Glens Fork compared to Kentucky state average:
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Religion statistics for Glens Fork CCD (based on Adair County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 47.93%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
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5.75% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,307 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:
5.00% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($24,697 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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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 4 meters (13ft)
Total average daily traffic: 269
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 327
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
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