For population 25 years and over in Grand Junction:
For population 15 years and over in Grand Junction city:
8 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $419 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Memphis, TN (44.5 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (462.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: La Grange, TN (1.6 miles) , Saulsbury, TN (2.4 miles) , Hickory Valley, TN (2.9 miles) , Moscow, TN (3.4 miles ), Hamilton, MS (3.5 miles ), Williston, TN (3.6 miles ), Ashland, MS (3.9 miles ), Snow Lake Shores, MS (4.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 35.05 N, Longitude: 89.19 W
Area code: 731
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Crime rate in Grand Junction detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -72 (-19.3%).
Work and jobs in Grand Junction: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Grand Junction, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Grand Junction-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 183% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/21/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.1 miles away from the Grand Junction city center killed 16 people and injured 74 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 2/21/1971, a category F4 tornado 15.4 miles away from the city center killed 58 people and injured 795 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Grand Junction-area historical earthquake activity is below Tennessee state average. It is 78% 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 76.0 miles away from the city 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 73.8 miles away from Grand Junction center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 82.5 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 73.2 miles away from the city 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 76.5 miles away from Grand Junction center
On 2/10/2005 at 14:04:54, a magnitude 4.1 (3.9 MB, 4.1 MW, Depth: 9.5 mi) earthquake occurred 77.4 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 Hardeman County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Winds: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 27.8. This is worse than average. There were 44 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.67. This is about average. There were 14 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Grand Junction and their reported violations in the past:GRAND JUNCTION WATER DEPT (Population served: 1290, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 28.0%
(23.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 32.4% for Black residents)
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No gay or lesbian households reported
Grand Junction compared to Tennessee state average:
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Religion statistics for Grand Junction city (based on Hardeman County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.49%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
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5.15% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,449 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:
5.33% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,343 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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Grand Junction fatal accident list:
Jan 25, 2003 09:52 AM, Tippahst, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 23, 1981 09:15 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Grand Junction)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:11 (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:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: