For population 25 years and over in Parkers Lake:
For population 15 years and over in Parkers Lake CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Knoxville, TN (67.3 miles , pop. 173,890).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lexington-Fayette, KY (80.9 miles , pop. 260,512).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (385.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Whitley City, KY (3.1 miles ), Cumberland Falls, KY (3.3 miles ), Mount Victory, KY (3.4 miles ), Stearns, KY (3.4 miles ), Burnside, KY (3.6 miles ), Gregory, KY (3.7 miles ), Pine Knot, KY (3.7 miles ), Co-operative, KY (3.8 miles ).
Latitude: 36.86 N, Longitude: 84.43 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 606
Unemployment in August 2012:
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Average climate in Parkers Lake, Kentucky
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Parkers Lake-area historical tornado activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 49% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.3 miles away from the Parkers Lake place center .
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 19.2 miles away from the place center killed 10 people and injured 113 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Parkers Lake-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kentucky state average. It is 84% 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 96.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 78.0 miles away from Parkers Lake center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 93.8 miles away from the city center
On 8/17/1990 at 21:01:17, a magnitude 4.0 (3.5 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 60.8 miles away from the city 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 73.8 miles away from Parkers Lake center
On 9/17/2004 at 15:21:43, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 0.7 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 24.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in McCreary County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Fires: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Freeze: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Parkers Lake:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Parkers Lake:
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Religion statistics for Parkers Lake (based on McCreary County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 23.82%
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): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
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4.53% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,403 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:
4.82% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($21,278 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:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Parkers Lake)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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