For population 25 years and over in Monteagle:
For population 15 years and over in Monteagle town:
37 residents are foreign born (1.6% Latin America, 0.6% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $543 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chattanooga, TN (34.8 miles , pop. 155,554).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (82.0 miles , pop. 545,524).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (467.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Pelham, TN (1.5 miles ), Tracy City, TN (2.3 miles ), Sewanee, TN (2.4 miles ), Coalmont, TN (3.1 miles ), Cowan, TN (3.4 miles ), Hillsboro, TN (3.6 miles ), Sherwood, TN (3.7 miles ), Decherd, TN (3.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 35.24 N, Longitude: 85.83 W
Area code: 931
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 Monteagle detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +44 (+3.7%).
Work and jobs in Monteagle: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Monteagle, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Monteagle-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 163% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 20.3 miles away from the Monteagle town center killed 16 people and injured 190 people.
On 2/13/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.9 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 44 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Monteagle-area historical earthquake activity is below Tennessee state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 52.9 miles away from the city center
On 12/8/2001 at 01:08:21, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 42.0 miles away from Monteagle center
On 7/5/1995 at 14:16:44, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 92.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/12/2005 at 06:27:30, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 5.1 mi) earthquake occurred 75.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/19/1997 at 17:06:34, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 59.4 miles away from Monteagle center
On 6/17/1998 at 08:00:23, a magnitude 3.6 (3.3 MB, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 93.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Marion County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Heavy Rains: 2, Fires: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Monteagle:
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Public elementary/middle school in Monteagle:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Monteagle that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 38.4%
(29.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 77.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
118 people in nursing homes in 2000
People in group quarters in Monteagle in 2010:
9 people in homes for the mentally ill in 2000
Monteagle compared to Tennessee state average:
Banks with branches in Monteagle (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Monteagle (based on Marion County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 35.94%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.73% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,808 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:
4.90% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,000 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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Monteagle, Tennessee:See more detailed statistics of Monteagle fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 10See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Monteagle, TN
Total length: 70 meters (230ft)
Total costs: $7,354,000
Total average daily traffic: 188,350
Total average daily truck traffic: 39,019
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Monteagle)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:52 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:4
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Monteagle)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Monteagle, TN
Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2013.