For population 25 years and over in Patriot:
For population 15 years and over in Patriot town:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $681 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cincinnati, OH (27.0 miles , pop. 331,285).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (256.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Warsaw, KY (2.3 miles ), Rising Sun, IN (2.8 miles ), Glencoe, KY (2.9 miles ), Union, KY (3.3 miles ), Sparta, KY (3.4 miles ), Walton, KY (3.4 miles ), Crittenden, KY (3.5 miles ), Oakbrook, KY (3.7 miles ).
Latitude: 38.84 N, Longitude: 84.83 W
Area code: 812
Population change in the 1990s: +11 (+5.8%).
Work and jobs in Patriot: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Patriot, Indiana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Patriot-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 153% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 9.5 miles away from the Patriot town center killed 3 people and injured 210 people.
On 11/22/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.9 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 10 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Patriot-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Indiana state average. It is 94% 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 64.9 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 70.4 miles away from Patriot center
On 1/24/1990 at 18:20:24, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.8 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 99.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/12/2004 at 13:05:19, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MB, 3.8 MW, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.8 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 73.7 miles away from the city center
On 2/19/1995 at 12:57:06, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.6 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 75.6 miles away from Patriot center
On 9/8/1990 at 00:03:57, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 80.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Switzerland County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Floods: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Patriot:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Patriot:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.14. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 5.62. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2002 was 19.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 12.1. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 22.9 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2001 was 0.181. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 2.3%
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Patriot compared to Indiana state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Patriot (based on Switzerland County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 28.25%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.32% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,361 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:
8.52% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,968 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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Patriot fatal accident list:
Jan 18, 2006 01:41 PM, Sr-156, Upper Goose Cre, Lat: 38.863278, Lon: -84.794186, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Patriot)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:5
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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