For population 25 years and over in Onycha:
For population 15 years and over in Onycha town:
4 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $-1
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dothan, AL (51.5 miles , pop. 57,737).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (78.9 miles , pop. 201,568).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (551.8 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Horn Hill, AL (1.7 miles ), Opp, AL (2.1 miles ), Babbie, AL (2.4 miles ), Kinston, AL (2.5 miles ), Sanford, AL (2.9 miles ), Libertyville, AL (3.3 miles) , Andalusia, AL (3.7 miles ), Carolina, AL (3.8 miles ).
Latitude: 31.22 N, Longitude: 86.28 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 334
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: +64 (+44.4%).
Work and jobs in Onycha: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Onycha, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Onycha-area historical tornado activity is near Alabama state average. It is 117% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/1/2007, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.5 miles away from the Onycha town center killed 9 people and injured 50 people and caused $250 million in damages.
On 9/17/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.1 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Onycha-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Alabama state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 59.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/26/1997 at 23:27:12, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 61.1 miles away from Onycha center
On 9/30/2003 at 02:28:03, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 73.9 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1997 at 03:39:12, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 68.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1997 at 09:00:11, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 61.1 miles away from Onycha center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Covington County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Winds: 2, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Onycha:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Onycha:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 12.0%
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Onycha compared to Alabama state average:
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Religion statistics for Onycha (based on Covington County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 69.93%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Onycha government finances in 2002:
6.03% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,801 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:
5.49% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,685 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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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:5
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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