Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clarksville, TN (78.2 miles , pop. 103,455).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (119.2 miles , pop. 545,524).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (348.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Lowes, KY (1.9 miles) , Fancy Farm, KY (2.8 miles) , Symsonia, KY (2.9 miles) , Cunningham, KY (2.9 miles) , Lovelaceville, KY (3.1 miles) , Mayfield, KY (3.1 miles ), Massac, KY (3.4 miles ), Lone Oak, KY (3.5 miles ).
Latitude: 36.87 N, Longitude: 88.72 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 270
Unemployment in July 2013:
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Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Hickory Grove-area historical tornado activity is above Kentucky state average. It is 161% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/4/1964, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.7 miles away from the Hickory Grove place center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1968, a category F4 tornado 28.2 miles away from the place center killed 2 people and injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Hickory Grove-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kentucky state average. It is 6% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 49.8 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 64.9 miles away from Hickory Grove 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 93.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 24.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 83.5 miles away from Hickory Grove center
On 2/5/1994 at 14:55:37, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 LG, 4.2 MD, Depth: 9.9 mi) earthquake occurred 43.3 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 Graves County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hickory Grove:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2001 was 0.102. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.81. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.2 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 4.86. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 16.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
People in group quarters in Hickory Grove in 2000:
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Religion statistics for Hickory Grove CCD (based on Graves County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 76.08%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
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5.11% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,207 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:
5.43% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,947 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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