For population 25 years and over in Jacob City:
For population 15 years and over in Jacob City city:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $199 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dothan, AL (23.0 miles , pop. 57,737).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (113.7 miles , pop. 201,568).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (600.3 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Campbellton, FL (2.0 miles ), Cottondale, FL (2.7 miles ), Graceville, FL (2.8 miles ), Madrid, AL (3.1 miles ), Chipley, FL (3.3 miles ), Cottonwood, AL (3.6 miles ), Marianna, FL (3.6 miles ), Noma, FL (3.7 miles ).
Latitude: 30.89 N, Longitude: 85.41 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 850
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +20 (+7.7%).
Work and jobs in Jacob City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Jacob City, Florida
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Jacob City-area historical tornado activity is above Florida state average. It is 114% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/1/2007, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 40.3 miles away from the Jacob City city center killed 9 people and injured 50 people and caused $250 million in damages.
On 3/22/2005, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 31.0 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 18 people and caused $7 million in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Jackson County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Tropical Storms: 4, Fires: 3, Floods: 2, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2004 was 27.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2004 was 13.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.0 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 24.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 42.0%
(5.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 45.7% for Black residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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No gay or lesbian households reported
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Religion statistics for Jacob City city (based on Jackson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 41.52%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
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Jacob City government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
7.08% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,711 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($199 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.45% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,462 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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