For population 25 years and over in Hartford City:
For population 15 years and over in Hartford City town:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $528 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntington, WV (47.3 miles , pop. 51,475).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Columbus, OH (86.6 miles , pop. 711,470).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (357.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Syracuse, OH (1.0 miles ), New Haven, WV (1.4 miles ), Mason, WV (1.6 miles ), Pomeroy, OH (1.7 miles ), Middleport, OH (1.9 miles ), Racine, OH (2.2 miles ), Cheshire, OH (2.8 miles ), Rutland, OH (2.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 39.00 N, Longitude: 81.99 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 304
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
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Population change in the 1990s: +33 (+6.8%).
Work and jobs in Hartford City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Hartford City, West Virginia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Hartford City-area historical tornado activity is above West Virginia state average. It is 33% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 17.0 miles away from the Hartford City town center killed 7 people and injured 93 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/23/1968, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 50.7 miles away from the town center killed 6 people and injured 364 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Hartford City-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below West Virginia state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 2/19/1995 at 12:57:06, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.6 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 79.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/1991 at 18:34:51, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 53.3 miles away from Hartford City center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Mason County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Landslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Snowfall: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 3.08. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 4.26. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.1 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2009 was 0.439. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 22.1 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 18.9%
(19.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Hartford City (based on Mason County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 26.93%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
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4.31% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,716 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:
4.46% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,737 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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