For population 25 years and over in Linden:
For population 15 years and over in Linden town:
8 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $544 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (55.1 miles , pop. 59,643).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (71.2 miles , pop. 545,524).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (430.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Lobelville, TN (3.2 miles ), Clifton-Natural Bridge, TN (3.8 miles) , Coble, TN (3.9 miles) , Decaturville, TN (4.0 miles ), Parsons, TN (4.0 miles ), Hohenwald, TN (4.1 miles ), Clifton, TN (4.2 miles ), Waynesboro, TN (4.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 35.61 N, Longitude: 87.84 W
Area code: 931
Population change in the 1990s: -87 (-7.9%).
Work and jobs in Linden: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Linden, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Linden-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 167% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/5/1999, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 1.4 miles away from the Linden town center killed 3 people and caused $290,000 in damages.
On 4/16/1998, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 28.9 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 36 people and caused $13 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Linden-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Tennessee state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/2/2005 at 11:35:11, a magnitude 3.9 (3.7 MB, 3.9 MW, Depth: 9.3 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 98.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/27/1995 at 19:51:10, a magnitude 3.8 (3.0 MD, 3.8 LG, Depth: 4.0 mi) earthquake occurred 97.0 miles away from Linden center
On 11/29/1996 at 10:47:09, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 97.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/28/1993 at 22:40:01, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 MD, 3.6 LG, Depth: 4.3 mi) earthquake occurred 98.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/3/1992 at 03:06:03, a magnitude 3.5 (3.2 LG, 3.5 LG, Depth: 7.8 mi) earthquake occurred 93.2 miles away from Linden center
On 11/6/1994 at 12:50:38, a magnitude 3.1 (2.7 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 74.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Perry County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 7, Winds: 3, Flash Flood: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Clyde Milan - Baseball player.
Hospitals/medical centers in Linden:
Airports and heliports located in Linden:
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Linden and their reported violations in the past:LINDEN WATER DEPT (Population served: 4548, Surface_water):
Past health violations:RIVERFRONT CAMPGROUND (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 29.7%
(22.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 48.1% for Black residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
106 people in nursing homes in 2000
10 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
Linden compared to Tennessee state average:
Banks with branches in Linden (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Linden town (based on Perry County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 42.98%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Number of full-service restaurants: 1
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.80% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,095 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:
6.80% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($22,060 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Linden, Tennessee:See more detailed statistics of Linden fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 21 meters (69ft)
Total costs: $5,131,000
Total average daily traffic: 1,190
Total average daily truck traffic: 71
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 1,904
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Linden)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:4
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Paging Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Linden)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 7 patent applications in 2008-2014.