For population 25 years and over in Pine Knot:
For population 15 years and over in Pine Knot CDP:
43 residents are foreign born (2.2% North America, 0.3% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $466 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Knoxville, TN (55.1 miles , pop. 173,890).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lexington-Fayette, KY (94.7 miles , pop. 260,512).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (398.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Stearns, KY (1.8 miles ), Whitley City, KY (2.2 miles ), Winfield, TN (2.6 miles ), Co-operative, KY (3.1 miles ), Oneida, TN (3.4 miles ), Parkers Lake, KY (3.7 miles ), Williamsburg, KY (4.0 miles ), Elk Valley, TN (4.1 miles ).
Latitude: 36.66 N, Longitude: 84.44 W
Area code: 606
Work and jobs in Pine Knot: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Pine Knot, Kentucky
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Pine Knot-area historical tornado activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 43% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.9 miles away from the Pine Knot place center .
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 24.5 miles away from the place center killed 5 people and injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Pine Knot-area historical earthquake activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 65.3 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 61.7 miles away from Pine Knot 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 77.9 miles away from the city 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 30.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/30/1997 at 12:29:23, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 54.1 miles away from Pine Knot center
On 4/19/1996 at 08:50:14, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB) earthquake occurred 81.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
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).
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Airports located in Pine Knot:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pine Knot:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Pine Knot:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 35.0%
(27.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
60 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
People in group quarters in Pine Knot in 2000:
Pine Knot compared to Kentucky state average:
Banks with branches in Pine Knot (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Pine Knot (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
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
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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Pine Knot fatal accident list:
Jun 8, 2007 11:20 AM, Us-27, Sr-592, Lat: 36.654639, Lon: -84.436508, Vehicles: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 8, 2007 05:12 AM, Sr-1044, Lat: 36.655225, Lon: -84.439700, Vehicles: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
Feb 15, 2004 06:13 PM, Sr-92 Eb, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
May 24, 1997 00:30 AM, 0092, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Nov 3, 1994 06:40 PM, Thompson, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Nov 21, 1994 07:10 AM, 92, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Sep 22, 1994 09:10 AM, Roundtop, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Pine Knot)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pine Knot)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.