For population 25 years and over in Hymera:
For population 15 years and over in Hymera town:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $498 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Terre Haute, IN (20.2 miles , pop. 59,614).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Indianapolis, IN (74.4 miles , pop. 781,870).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (184.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Shelburn, IN (2.3 miles ), Jasonville, IN (2.4 miles ), Farmersburg, IN (2.5 miles ), Dugger, IN (2.9 miles ), Sullivan, IN (2.9 miles ), Clay City, IN (3.4 miles ), Linton, IN (3.5 miles ), Riley, IN (3.8 miles) .
Latitude: 39.19 N, Longitude: 87.30 W
Area code: 812
Population change in the 1990s: +67 (+8.7%).
Work and jobs in Hymera: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Hymera, Indiana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Hymera-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 147% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/29/1963, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.1 miles away from the Hymera town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 1/7/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 39.7 miles away from the town center injured 55 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Hymera-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Indiana state average. It is 67% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 59.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 40.3 miles away from Hymera 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 86.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 57.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 59.3 miles away from Hymera center
On 4/21/2008 at 05:38:29, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MB, 4.0 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 55.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Sullivan County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Hymera:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hymera:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.58. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 19.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.1 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Hymera and their reported violations in the past:HYMERA WATER WORKS (Population served: 800, Purch_groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 13.4%
(13.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Hymera compared to Indiana state average:
Banks with branches in Hymera (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Hymera (based on Sullivan County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 36.55%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.36% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,245 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:
6.11% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,262 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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Hymera fatal accident list:
May 20, 2007 05:40 PM, Cr-1100, Cr-800, Lat: 38.916594, Lon: -87.260067, Vehicles: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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