For population 25 years and over in Manchester:
For population 15 years and over in Manchester city:
13 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $531 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lexington-Fayette, KY (72.7 miles , pop. 260,512).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (385.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Sibert-Hima, KY (2.2 miles ), Big Creek, KY (2.7 miles ), Burning Springs, KY (2.7 miles ), Oneida, KY (3.2 miles ), Ashers Fork, KY (3.4 miles ), Bush, KY (3.5 miles ), Girdler, KY (3.6 miles ), Camp Ground, KY (3.7 miles ).
Latitude: 37.15 N, Longitude: 83.76 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,893 (+113.4%)
Area code: 606
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Manchester detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 11 (11 officers).
Work and jobs in Manchester: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Manchester, Kentucky
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Manchester-area historical tornado activity is below Kentucky state average. It is 2% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/29/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.5 miles away from the Manchester city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1974, a category F3 tornado 24.6 miles away from the city center killed 7 people and injured 40 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Manchester-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 73.4 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 68.8 miles away from Manchester center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 94.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/17/1990 at 21:01:17, a magnitude 4.0 (3.5 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 34.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/26/1995 at 00:37:28, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 36.1 miles away from Manchester center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 98.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Clay County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 20
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 14, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 5, Mudslides: 4, Snows: 2, Fires: 2, Freeze: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Bert T. Combs - Federal judge and governor of Kentucky, Richie Farmer - Kentucky politician and former college basketball standout.
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.9. This is significantly better than average. There were 26 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.39. This is about average. There were 23 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 10.3. This is about average. There were 23 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2006 was 10.5. This is about average. There were 8 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Manchester and their reported violations in the past:MANCHESTER WATER WORKS (Population served: 11705, Surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:NORTH MANCHESTER WATER ASSOC (Population served: 5782, Purch_surface_water):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 33.0%
(30.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 67.8% for Black residents)
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Religion statistics for Manchester (based on Clay County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 33.29%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
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4.07% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($22,710 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:
4.89% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,692 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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Manchester, Kentucky:See more detailed statistics of Manchester fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Manchester)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:61 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Manchester, KY)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Manchester)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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