For population 25 years and over in North Whitfield:
For population 15 years and over in North Whitfield CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chattanooga, TN (20.2 miles , pop. 155,554).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (86.1 miles , pop. 416,474).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (501.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Varnell, GA (1.4 miles ), Cohutta, GA (1.6 miles ), Catoosa Springs, GA (2.5 miles ), Tunnel Hill, GA (2.8 miles ), Ringgold, GA (3.1 miles ), South Bradley, TN (3.2 miles ), Dalton, GA (3.2 miles ), Westside, GA (3.3 miles ).
Latitude: 34.92 N, Longitude: 84.95 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 706
Unemployment in August 2012:
Work and jobs in North Whitfield: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in North Whitfield, Georgia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
North Whitfield-area historical tornado activity is above Georgia state average. It is 108% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.2 miles away from the North Whitfield place center killed 9 people and injured 67 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.5 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured 100 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:North Whitfield-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Georgia state average. It is 62% 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 48.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 82.3 miles away from North Whitfield 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 74.9 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 51.7 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 12.2 miles away from North Whitfield center
On 10/12/2005 at 06:27:30, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 5.1 mi) earthquake occurred 46.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Whitfield County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 15.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.6 miles away from the city center.
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Religion statistics for North Whitfield (based on Whitfield County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 53.22%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 27
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 61
Number of full-service restaurants: 72
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.18% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,311 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:
6.63% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,518 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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