For population 25 years and over in Kinston:
For population 15 years and over in Kinston town:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $210 (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 2011: 29.6%
(27.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 22.2% 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 (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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