For population 25 years and over in Hornsby:
For population 15 years and over in Hornsby town:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $600 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (28.1 miles , pop. 59,643).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (65.0 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (461.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Silerton, TN (2.8 miles) , Bolivar, TN (3.2 miles ), Toone, TN (3.3 miles ), Middleton, TN (3.5 miles ), Bethel Springs, TN (3.5 miles ), Selmer, TN (3.7 miles ), West Chester, TN (3.8 miles) , Finger, TN (3.9 miles ).
Latitude: 35.23 N, Longitude: 88.83 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 731
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +60 (+24.4%).
Work and jobs in Hornsby: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Hornsby, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Hornsby-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 Hornsby town center killed 38 people and injured 157 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 2/21/1971, a category F4 tornado 14.5 miles away from the town center killed 58 people and injured 795 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Hornsby-area historical earthquake activity is below Tennessee state average. It is 80% 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 89.0 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 75.4 miles away from Hornsby center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 96.7 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 78.1 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 85.2 miles away from Hornsby 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 88.1 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 Hornsby:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hornsby:
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Public elementary/middle school in Hornsby:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Hornsby and their reported violations in the past:HORNSBY WATER DEPT (Population served: 975, Purch_groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 14.8%
(14.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Hornsby compared to Tennessee state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Hornsby 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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Hornsby fatal accident list:
Jan 14, 2005 11:35 PM, Us-Sr15, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 26, 1997 04:17 PM, Sr15, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 6, 1991 11:15 PM, Sr15, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jan 2, 1989 01:45 PM, Parkerst, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Nov 21, 1976 03:30 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total costs: $773,000
Total average daily traffic: 3,140
Total average daily truck traffic: 533
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 5,440
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Hornsby)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:6
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