For population 25 years and over in Linton:
For population 15 years and over in Linton CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Macon, GA (41.4 miles , pop. 97,255).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (90.7 miles , pop. 416,474).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (645.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Deepstep, GA (2.8 miles) , Devereux, GA (3.2 miles ), Sparta, GA (3.3 miles ), Milledgeville, GA (3.5 miles ), Midway-Hardwick, GA (3.6 miles ), Warthen, GA (3.7 miles ), Sandersville, GA (4.0 miles ), Coopers, GA (4.0 miles ).
Latitude: 33.12 N, Longitude: 83.03 W
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Linton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Linton, Georgia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Linton-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 43% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/22/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.9 miles away from the Linton place center killed 5 people and injured 86 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 4/30/1953, a category F4 tornado 49.2 miles away from the place center killed 18 people and injured 300 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Linton-area historical earthquake activity is above Georgia state average. It is 90% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 60.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/2000 at 22:19:31, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 14.1 miles away from Linton center
On 3/18/2003 at 06:04:24, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 39.9 miles away from the city center
On 7/13/2003 at 20:15:16, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 75.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/3/1992 at 04:21:22, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 65.4 miles away from Linton center
On 8/8/1993 at 09:24:31, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 89.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Hancock County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Linton:
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Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 2.75. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.4 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00249. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.2 miles away from the city center.
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Religion statistics for Linton (based on Hancock County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 17.47%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.04% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,550 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:
6.09% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,918 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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