For population 25 years and over in Monterey:
For population 15 years and over in Monterey town:
463 residents are foreign born (15.5% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $639 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Murfreesboro, TN (66.2 miles , pop. 68,816).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (83.6 miles , pop. 545,524).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (414.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Crawford, TN (2.9 miles ), Mayland-Pleasant Hill, TN (3.1 miles ), Algood, TN (3.3 miles ), Rickman, TN (3.5 miles ), Pleasant Hill, TN (3.5 miles ), Cookeville, TN (3.7 miles ), Clarkrange, TN (4.0 miles ), Bon De Croft, TN (4.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 36.15 N, Longitude: 85.27 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 Monterey detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 8 (7 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +135 (+5.2%).
Work and jobs in Monterey: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Monterey, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Monterey-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 99% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.5 miles away from the Monterey town center killed 10 people and injured 51 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 12.6 miles away from the town center killed 7 people and injured 150 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Monterey-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Tennessee state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 76.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/17/1998 at 08:00:23, a magnitude 3.6 (3.3 MB, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 50.5 miles away from Monterey center
On 10/12/2005 at 06:27:30, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 5.1 mi) earthquake occurred 59.9 miles away from the city center
On 7/5/1995 at 14:16:44, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 80.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/30/1997 at 12:29:23, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 100.0 miles away from Monterey center
On 9/17/2004 at 15:21:43, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 0.7 mi) earthquake occurred 88.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Putnam County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Monterey:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Monterey:
Public high school in Monterey:
Private high school in Monterey:
Public elementary/middle schools in Monterey:
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Private elementary/middle school in Monterey:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.10. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Monterey and their reported violations in the past:MONTEREY WATER DEPT (Population served: 4397, Surface_water):
Past health violations:EAST FORK U D (Population served: 2165, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:HERITAGE ACADEMY (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 41.8%
(28.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 73.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 83.3% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
105 people in nursing homes in 2000
Monterey compared to Tennessee state average:
Banks with branches in Monterey (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Monterey (based on Putnam County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 55.70%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 16
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 54
Number of full-service restaurants: 56
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.79% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,584 average adjusted gross income)
0.21% of residents moved from foreign countries ($143 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.35% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,858 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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See more detailed statistics of Monterey fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 11See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Monterey, TN
Total length: 53 meters (174ft)
Total costs: $421,000
Total average daily traffic: 166,200
Total average daily truck traffic: 44,824
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Monterey)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:60 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Monterey, TN)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:7 (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:28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Monterey)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Monterey, TN
Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2014.