For population 25 years and over in Higginsport:
For population 15 years and over in Higginsport village:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $762 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cincinnati, OH (37.5 miles , pop. 331,285).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (287.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Augusta, KY (1.5 miles ), Dover, KY (2.2 miles ), Georgetown, OH (2.5 miles ), Ripley, OH (2.8 miles ), Felicity, OH (2.8 miles ), Hamersville, OH (3.0 miles ), Brooksville, KY (3.0 miles ), Chilo, OH (3.0 miles) .
Latitude: 38.79 N, Longitude: 83.97 W
Area code: 937
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -8 (-2.7%).
Work and jobs in Higginsport: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Higginsport, Ohio
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Higginsport-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Ohio state average. It is 85% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/23/1968, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.3 miles away from the Higginsport village center killed 6 people and injured 364 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 4/23/1968, a category F4 tornado 27.0 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 33 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Higginsport-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Ohio state average. It is 90% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 40.5 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 45.0 miles away from Higginsport center
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 35.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/8/1990 at 00:03:57, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 52.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), surface-wave magnitude (MS)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Brown County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Floods: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Slim Sallee - Baseball player.
Hospitals/medical centers near Higginsport:
Amtrak station near Higginsport:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Higginsport:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.20. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.4 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 31.4%
(26.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Higginsport compared to Ohio state average:
Banks with branches in Higginsport (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Higginsport village (based on Brown County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 28.42%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.93% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,107 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($276 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.97% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,950 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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Higginsport fatal accident list:
Dec 2, 1982 10:30 PM, 52, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:5
Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9519.00
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: