For population 25 years and over in Parkers Crossroads:
For population 15 years and over in Parkers Crossroads city:
5 residents are foreign born (2.1% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $450 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (26.3 miles , pop. 59,643).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Metropolitan Government, TN (94.5 miles , pop. 569,891).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (420.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Wildersville, TN (1.3 miles ), Clarksburg, TN (2.5 miles ), Lexington, TN (2.9 miles ), Darden, TN (3.2 miles ), Cedar Grove, TN (3.5 miles ), Luray, TN (3.7 miles ), Huntingdon, TN (4.0 miles ), Parsons, TN (4.2 miles ).
Latitude: 35.78 N, Longitude: 88.39 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 731
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: +4 (+1.7%).
Work and jobs in Parkers Crossroads: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Parkers Crossroads, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Parkers Crossroads-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 171% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.9 miles away from the Parkers Crossroads city center killed 3 people and injured 60 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/4/2003, a category F4 tornado 9.4 miles away from the city center killed 11 people and injured 86 people and caused $40 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Parkers Crossroads-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Tennessee state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 96.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 78.8 miles away from Parkers Crossroads center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 87.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/29/1996 at 05:41:33, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 12.6 mi) earthquake occurred 86.7 miles away from the city center
On 5/1/2005 at 12:37:32, a magnitude 4.2 (4.1 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.0 mi) earthquake occurred 98.8 miles away from Parkers Crossroads center
On 6/6/2003 at 12:29:34, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 MW, Depth: 1.6 mi) earthquake occurred 82.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Henderson County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 9, Tornadoes: 8, Winds: 4, Flash Flood: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Parkers Crossroads:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Parkers Crossroads:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 31.6%
(35.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.3% for Black residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Parkers Crossroads compared to Tennessee state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Parkers Crossroads (based on Henderson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 49.11%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Parkers Crossroads government finances in 2002:
6.14% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,502 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:
5.11% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,996 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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Parkers Crossroads fatal accident list:
Sep 16, 2002 06:30 PM, Sr-22, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:1
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