For population 25 years and over in Oil Springs:
For population 15 years and over in Oil Springs CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntington, WV (49.4 miles , pop. 51,475).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lexington-Fayette, KY (90.7 miles , pop. 260,512).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (379.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Paintsville, KY (1.9 miles ), Prestonsburg, KY (3.1 miles ), Nippa, KY (3.1 miles ), Flatgap, KY (3.3 miles ), Salyersville, KY (3.4 miles ), Risner-Bull Creek, KY (3.6 miles ), Allen, KY (3.7 miles) , Royalton, KY (3.8 miles ).
Latitude: 37.78 N, Longitude: 82.86 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 606
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Oil Springs: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Oil Springs, Kentucky
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Oil Springs-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Kentucky state average. It is 48% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 63.5 miles away from the Oil Springs place center killed 7 people and injured 93 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 9/29/1972, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 13.1 miles away from the place center injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Oil Springs-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 78% 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 65.8 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 60.8 miles away from Oil Springs center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 65.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 65.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/29/1996 at 19:30:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 64.8 miles away from Oil Springs 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 52.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Johnson 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: 15, Winter Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Mudslides: 2, Fires: 2, Freeze: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Oil Springs:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Oil Springs:
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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:
Oil Springs compared to Kentucky state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Oil Springs (based on Johnson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 40.96%
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): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.08% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,929 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:
5.63% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,688 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: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total average daily traffic: 226
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 275
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Oil Springs)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Paging Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:7
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: