Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Marietta, GA (56.2 miles , pop. 58,748).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (67.3 miles , pop. 416,474).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (549.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Spring Garden, AL (2.9 miles ), Cave Spring, GA (3.2 miles ), Cedar Bluff, AL (3.3 miles ), Centre, AL (3.3 miles ), Piedmont, AL (3.6 miles ), Gaylesville, AL (3.6 miles) , Cedartown, GA (3.9 miles ), Leesburg, AL (4.0 miles ).
Latitude: 34.09 N, Longitude: 85.51 W
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Mud Creek: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Mud Creek, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Mud Creek-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 222% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/27/1994, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.8 miles away from the Mud Creek place center killed 22 people and injured 150 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 3/27/1994, a category F4 tornado 27.5 miles away from the place center killed 3 people and injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Mud Creek-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 87% 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 29.1 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 61.5 miles away from Mud Creek center
On 7/19/1997 at 17:06:34, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 78.0 miles away from the city center
On 3/21/2001 at 23:35:35, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 1.9 mi) earthquake occurred 53.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/5/1994 at 22:21:59, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 60.5 miles away from Mud Creek center
On 1/15/1993 at 02:02:51, a magnitude 3.2 (3.1 LG, 3.2 MD, Depth: 1.1 mi) earthquake occurred 74.8 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 Cherokee County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Tornadoes: 7, Storms: 7, Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Winds: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1, Fire: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Mud Creek:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mud Creek:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 24.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.1 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00313. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.4 miles away from the city center.
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Mud Creek compared to Alabama state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Mud Creek CCD (based on Cherokee County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.58%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.67% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,456 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:
5.57% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,802 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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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 13 meters (43ft)
Total costs: $4,326,000
Total average daily traffic: 9,063
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,051
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 14,439
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Mud Creek)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
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