For population 25 years and over in Guthrie:
For population 15 years and over in Guthrie city:
136 residents are foreign born (8.3% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $683 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clarksville, TN (12.1 miles , pop. 103,455).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Metropolitan Government, TN (40.8 miles , pop. 569,891).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (360.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Trenton, KY (2.7 miles ), Allensville, KY (2.7 miles) , Adams, TN (2.7 miles ), St. Bethlehem, TN (2.8 miles ), Elkton, KY (3.3 miles ), Cedar Hill, TN (3.4 miles ), Clarksville, TN (3.5 miles ), Pembroke, KY (3.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 36.65 N, Longitude: 87.17 W
Area code: 270
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Guthrie detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -34 (-2.3%).
Work and jobs in Guthrie: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Guthrie, Kentucky
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Guthrie-area historical tornado activity is above Kentucky state average. It is 134% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/27/1970, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.8 miles away from the Guthrie city center killed 3 people and injured 85 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/16/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.8 miles away from the city center caused $400,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Guthrie-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Kentucky state average. It is 99% 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 98.5 miles away from the city 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 95.6 miles away from Guthrie center
On 9/26/1994 at 14:23:22, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 MD, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 99.6 miles away from the city center
On 8/26/2003 at 02:26:56, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 91.4 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 95.6 miles away from Guthrie center
On 6/27/2000 at 06:02:57, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, 2.9 MD, Depth: 2.5 mi) earthquake occurred 99.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Todd County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Snows: 2, Freeze: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Robert Penn Warren - (1905-1989), poet, Thomas Mack Wilhoite - Recipient of the Silver Star, Kent Greenfield - Major League Baseball pitcher.
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.53. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Guthrie and their reported violations in the past:GUTHRIE WATER WORKS (Population served: 2690, Purch_surface_water):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 18.8%
(18.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 32.0% for Black residents, 2.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Guthrie (based on Todd County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 66.67%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
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6.38% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,043 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:
6.62% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,011 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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Guthrie fatal accident list:
Feb 25, 1989 05:15 PM, 41, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Apr 2, 1989 03:30 AM, Fairground, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:4
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2014.