For population 25 years and over in Kinston:
For population 15 years and over in Kinston town:
1 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $199 (0.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dothan, AL (45.2 miles , pop. 57,737).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (79.2 miles , pop. 201,568).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (558.1 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Onycha, AL (2.5 miles ), Opp, AL (2.6 miles ), Goodman, AL (3.0 miles) , Horn Hill, AL (3.0 miles ), Babbie, AL (3.2 miles ), Samson, AL (3.2 miles ), Sanford, AL (3.8 miles ), Elba, AL (3.8 miles ).
Latitude: 31.22 N, Longitude: 86.17 W
Area code: 334
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Crime rate in Kinston detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +4 (+0.7%).
Work and jobs in Kinston: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Kinston, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Kinston-area historical tornado activity is near Alabama state average. It is 119% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/1/2007, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.4 miles away from the Kinston town center killed 9 people and injured 50 people and caused $250 million in damages.
On 9/17/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.8 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Kinston-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Alabama state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 65.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/26/1997 at 23:27:12, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 67.4 miles away from Kinston center
On 9/30/2003 at 02:28:03, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 80.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1997 at 03:39:12, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 74.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1997 at 09:00:11, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 67.4 miles away from Kinston center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Coffee County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Hurricanes: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Winds: 2, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Dean Daughtry - Keyboardist.
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.64. This is about average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Kinston and their reported violations in the past:KINSTON WATER WORKS (Population served: 2100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 34.5%
(32.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 75.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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No gay or lesbian households reported
Kinston compared to Alabama state average:
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Religion statistics for Kinston town (based on Coffee County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 69.58%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
Number of full-service restaurants: 37
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11.74% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,363 average adjusted gross income)
0.85% of residents moved from foreign countries ($3,467 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
11.06% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($39,115 average adjusted gross income)
0.81% of residents moved to foreign countries ($3,402 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Kinston fatal accident list:
Jul 13, 1996 10:30 PM, 52, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 4 meters (13ft)
Total costs: $1,254,000
Total average daily traffic: 1,290
Total average daily truck traffic: 129
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 2,010
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Kinston)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Kinston)
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