For population 25 years and over in Hickory Valley:
For population 15 years and over in Hickory Valley town:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $850 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (37.3 miles , pop. 59,643).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (47.8 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (468.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Saulsbury, TN (2.8 miles) , Grand Junction, TN (2.9 miles ), La Grange, TN (3.1 miles) , Bolivar, TN (3.2 miles ), Whiteville, TN (3.4 miles ), Williston, TN (3.7 miles ), Somerville, TN (3.8 miles ), Middleton, TN (3.9 miles ).
Latitude: 35.15 N, Longitude: 89.13 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 731
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -29 (-17.6%).
Average climate in Hickory Valley, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Hickory Valley-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 187% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/21/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.0 miles away from the Hickory Valley town center killed 16 people and injured 74 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 3/21/1952, a category F4 tornado 11.5 miles away from the town center killed 38 people and injured 157 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Hickory Valley-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Tennessee state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 75.5 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 69.0 miles away from Hickory Valley center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 82.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/29/1996 at 05:41:33, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 12.6 mi) earthquake occurred 69.4 miles away from the city center
On 5/1/2005 at 12:37:32, a magnitude 4.2 (4.1 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.0 mi) earthquake occurred 74.2 miles away from Hickory Valley center
On 2/10/2005 at 14:04:54, a magnitude 4.1 (3.9 MB, 4.1 MW, Depth: 9.5 mi) earthquake occurred 75.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Hardeman County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Winds: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Hickory Valley:
Airports located in Hickory Valley:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hickory Valley:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 55.9%
(28.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Hickory Valley compared to Tennessee state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Hickory Valley town (based on Hardeman County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.49%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.15% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,449 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:
5.33% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,343 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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TV broadcast stations around Hickory Valley:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 0 meters
Total costs: $551,000
Total average daily traffic: 2,860
Total average daily truck traffic: 228
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 4,880
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.