For population 25 years and over in Perry:
For population 15 years and over in Perry city:
6 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $2,485 (2.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lansing, MI (18.6 miles , pop. 119,128).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (64.5 miles , pop. 951,270).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (189.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Morrice, MI (1.5 miles ), Laingsburg, MI (2.8 miles ), Bancroft, MI (2.9 miles ), Williamston, MI (3.2 miles ), Haslett, MI (3.3 miles ), Webberville, MI (3.3 miles ), Middletown, MI (3.4 miles ), Corunna, MI (3.4 miles ).
Latitude: 42.83 N, Longitude: 84.22 W
Area code: 517
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Crime rate in Perry detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -97 (-4.5%).
Work and jobs in Perry: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Perry, Michigan
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Perry-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Michigan state average. It is 151% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/8/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 26.6 miles away from the Perry city center killed 116 people and injured 844 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.2 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 8 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Perry-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Michigan state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/2/1994 at 21:23:06, a magnitude 3.5 (3.4 LG, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 19.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Shiawassee County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Local government website: WWW.PERRY.MI.US
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.10. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.1 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Perry and their reported violations in the past:NOWINSKI/MAISCH DDS (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:PERRY CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:WORLD HARVEST ASSEMBLY OF GOD (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:OUR SAVIOR LUTHERAN CHURCH (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 16.3%
(16.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.6% for American Indian residents, 24.5% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
20 people in other group homes in 2000
Perry compared to Michigan state average:
Banks with branches in Perry (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Perry (based on Shiawassee County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 38.84%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 11
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Number of full-service restaurants: 39
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5.31% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,712 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:
6.05% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,727 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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Perry fatal accident list:
Jul 23, 2009 05:31 PM, E Second St, Lat: 42.82521667, Lon: -84.21651667, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Perry)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:38 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:4
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Perry)
FAA Registered Aircraft:10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Perry)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 11 patent applications in 2008-2014.