For population 25 years and over in Graysville:
For population 15 years and over in Graysville town:
4 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $397 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chattanooga, TN (29.7 miles , pop. 155,554).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (106.2 miles , pop. 545,524).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (463.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Dayton, TN (2.2 miles ), Sale Creek, TN (2.8 miles ), Walden Ridge, TN (3.2 miles ), Big Spring-East View, TN (3.3 miles ), Sequatchie Valley, TN (3.5 miles ), Pikeville, TN (3.6 miles ), Soddy-Daisy, TN (3.8 miles ), Snow Hill, TN (3.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 35.45 N, Longitude: 85.08 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 423
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Crime rate in Graysville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +108 (+8.3%).
Work and jobs in Graysville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Graysville, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Graysville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 79% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/2/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.7 miles away from the Graysville town center killed 4 people and injured 8 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/15/1994, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.0 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 9 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Graysville-area historical earthquake activity is near Tennessee state average. It is 62% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 72.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 67.5 miles away from Graysville center
On 12/8/2001 at 01:08:21, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 82.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/5/1995 at 14:16:44, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 49.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/12/2005 at 06:27:30, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 5.1 mi) earthquake occurred 30.9 miles away from Graysville 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 50.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Rhea County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 5.84. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.4 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 5.70. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.57. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.8 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Graysville and their reported violations in the past:GRAYSVILLE WATER DEPT. (Population served: 1784, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 36.0%
(35.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.0% for Black residents, 42.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 75.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Graysville compared to Tennessee state average:
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Religion statistics for Graysville (based on Rhea County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.39%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
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6.96% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,110 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:
5.74% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,347 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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Graysville fatal accident list:
May 7, 2004 04:10 PM, Us-Sr29, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Nov 9, 1978 11:55 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 14 meters (46ft)
Total costs: $2,104,000
Total average daily traffic: 4,800
Total average daily truck traffic: 192
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 8,496
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:6
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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