For population 25 years and over in Honaker:
For population 15 years and over in Honaker town:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $493 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Johnson City, TN (52.1 miles , pop. 55,469).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Greensboro, NC (136.1 miles , pop. 223,891).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (423.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Raven, VA (2.9 miles ), Lebanon, VA (3.1 miles ), Richlands, VA (3.3 miles ), Cleveland, VA (3.3 miles) , Claypool Hill, VA (3.5 miles ), Cedar Bluff, VA (3.5 miles ), Saltville, VA (3.9 miles ), Vansant, VA (4.0 miles ).
Latitude: 37.02 N, Longitude: 81.97 WNickname or alias (official or unofficial): Redbud Capital of the World
Area code: 276
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Crime rate in Honaker detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Work and jobs in Honaker: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Honaker, Virginia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Honaker-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Virginia state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/4/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.9 miles away from the Honaker town center killed one person and injured 4 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 1/25/1975, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 19.9 miles away from the town center injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Honaker-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Virginia state average. It is 67% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 9.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 13.0 miles away from Honaker center
On 6/29/1996 at 19:30:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 11.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/26/1995 at 00:37:28, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 63.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/17/1990 at 21:01:17, a magnitude 4.0 (3.5 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 77.1 miles away from Honaker center
On 4/19/1996 at 08:50:14, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 57.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Russell County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Honaker and their reported violations in the past:APPALACHIAN DETENTION CENTER (Population served: 50, Groundwater_under_infl_of_surface_water):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 27.9%
(27.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 60.0% for Black residents)
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Religion statistics for Honaker town (based on Russell County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 29.94%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
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4.69% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,749 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:
4.65% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,982 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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Honaker fatal accident list:
May 15, 2009 10:35 AM, Sr-80, Route 67, Lat: 37.01420556, Lon: -81.95526111, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Honaker)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:18 (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 Honaker, VA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:5
FCC Registered Paging Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Honaker)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
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Businesses in Honaker, VA
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.