For population 25 years and over in Hardinsburg:
For population 15 years and over in Hardinsburg city:
20 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $726 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Owensboro, KY (36.3 miles , pop. 54,067).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Louisville, KY (49.6 miles , pop. 256,231).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (288.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Cloverport, KY (3.2 miles ), Irvington, KY (3.4 miles ), Short Creek, KY (3.9 miles ), Patesville, KY (4.0 miles ), Fordsville, KY (4.2 miles ), Cannelton, IN (4.3 miles ), Hawesville, KY (4.3 miles ), Ekron, KY (4.3 miles) .
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Latitude: 37.78 N, Longitude: 86.46 W
Area code: 270
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Crime rate in Hardinsburg detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +369 (+18.7%).
Work and jobs in Hardinsburg: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Hardinsburg, Kentucky
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Hardinsburg-area historical tornado activity is above Kentucky state average. It is 131% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 5.2 miles away from the Hardinsburg city center killed 31 people and injured 270 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 tornado 25.9 miles away from the city center killed 6 people and injured 86 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Hardinsburg-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kentucky state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 90.8 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 73.8 miles away from Hardinsburg center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 89.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/24/1990 at 18:20:24, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.8 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 24.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/27/1990 at 14:05:50, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 23.7 miles away from Hardinsburg 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) earthquake occurred 67.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Breckinridge County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Mudslides: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Snow: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Percy Beard - Track and field athlete, Butch Beard - Basketball player-coach, Benjamin F. Loan - Union Army general.
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Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 6.21. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 22.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 24.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.5 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Hardinsburg and their reported violations in the past:HARDINSBURG - ROUGH RIVER PLANT (Population served: 12708, Surface_water):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 29.1%
(27.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.3% for Black residents)
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Religion statistics for Hardinsburg (based on Breckinridge County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 65.36%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
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Hardinsburg government finances in 2006(per resident):
6.09% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,926 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:
6.67% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,235 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 Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Hardinsburg)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 50 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Hardinsburg, KY)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hardinsburg)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 20 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Hardinsburg)
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