For population 25 years and over in Knox:
For population 15 years and over in Knox borough:
17 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,180 (1.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Youngstown, OH (58.8 miles , pop. 82,026).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (59.6 miles , pop. 334,563).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (245.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Shippenville borough, PA (2.0 miles ), Callensburg borough, PA (2.8 miles ), St. Petersburg borough, PA (2.8 miles ), Clarion borough, PA (2.8 miles ), Sligo borough, PA (3.0 miles ), Foxburg borough, PA (3.1 miles ), Emlenton borough, PA (3.1 miles ), Strattanville borough, PA (3.3 miles ).
Latitude: 41.24 N, Longitude: 79.54 W
Area code: 814
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Crime rate in Knox detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -6 (-0.5%).
Work and jobs in Knox: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Knox, Pennsylvania
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Knox-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 30% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.9 miles away from the Knox borough center killed 16 people and injured 125 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 5/31/1985, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 38.2 miles away from the borough center killed 18 people and injured 310 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Knox-area historical earthquake activity is below Pennsylvania state average. It is 93% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 48.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 88.0 miles away from Knox center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 81.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/20/2006 at 20:11:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 97.2 miles away from the city center
On 3/12/2007 at 23:18:16, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.9 miles away from Knox center
On 10/16/1993 at 06:30:05, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 82.9 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 Clarion County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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See full list of schools located in Knox, School District: KEYSTONE SCHOOL DISTRICT
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 11.6%
(11.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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Religion statistics for Knox (based on Clarion County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 48.66%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 14
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Number of full-service restaurants: 43
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Knox government finances in 2002(per resident):
4.92% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,112 average adjusted gross income)
0.13% of residents moved from foreign countries ($419 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.38% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,943 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Knox)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:6
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Knox)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.