For population 25 years and over in Hawesville:
For population 15 years and over in Hawesville city:
1 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $758 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Owensboro, KY (22.1 miles , pop. 54,067).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Louisville, KY (59.4 miles , pop. 256,231).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (277.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Cannelton, IN (1.1 miles ), Tell City, IN (1.9 miles ), Troy, IN (2.6 miles ), Cloverport, KY (2.8 miles ), Lewisport, KY (2.9 miles ), Patesville, KY (3.0 miles) , Grandview, IN (3.6 miles ), Maceo, KY (3.6 miles ).
Latitude: 37.90 N, Longitude: 86.76 W
Area code: 270
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Crime rate in Hawesville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -66 (-6.4%).
Work and jobs in Hawesville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Hawesville, Kentucky
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Hawesville-area historical tornado activity is above Kentucky state average. It is 132% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 11.8 miles away from the Hawesville city center killed 6 people and injured 86 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 tornado 17.0 miles away from the city center killed 31 people and injured 270 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Hawesville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 75% 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 72.4 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 56.2 miles away from Hawesville center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 88.4 miles away from the city 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 71.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 87.1 miles away from Hawesville 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 23.9 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 Hancock County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Mudslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Flash Flood: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Hawesville:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Hawesville:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.75. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 24.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 6.19. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.7. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.3 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Hawesville and their reported violations in the past:HAWESVILLE WATER WORKS (Population served: 3284, Groundwater):
Past health violations:WEYERHAEUSER IND BLEACHED PULP (Population served: 260, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:WEYERHAEUSER IND CORRUGATED ME (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 17.0%
(17.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
9 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
Hawesville compared to Kentucky state average:
Banks with branches in Hawesville (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Hawesville city (based on Hancock County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 77.84%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
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Hawesville government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Hawesville government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):
6.27% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,947 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:
7.23% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,758 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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Hawesville fatal accident list:
Feb 14, 2005 02:06 PM, Us-60, Sr-3101, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
Jul 18, 1993 06:38 PM, 60, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2
Feb 14, 1984 01:18 PM, 60, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Hawesville)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:41 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Hawesville, KY)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hawesville)
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.