For population 25 years and over in Rives:
For population 15 years and over in Rives town:
10 residents are foreign born (2.4% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $408 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (51.7 miles , pop. 59,643).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (100.1 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (386.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Union City, TN (2.2 miles ), Troy, TN (2.5 miles ), Woodland Mills, TN (3.0 miles ), Kenton-Mason Hall, TN (3.0 miles ), Obion, TN (3.2 miles ), Kenton, TN (3.3 miles ), Martin, TN (3.3 miles ), Dixie, TN (3.5 miles ).
Latitude: 36.36 N, Longitude: 89.05 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 731
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -13 (-3.8%).
Work and jobs in Rives: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Rives, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Rives-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 187% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/1/1997, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.7 miles away from the Rives town center caused $100,000 in damages.
On 3/1/1997, a category F4 tornado 17.9 miles away from the town center injured 15 people and caused $2 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Rives-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Tennessee state average. It is 65% greater 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 45.3 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 62.1 miles away from Rives center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 87.1 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 46.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 36.9 miles away from Rives center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 95.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Obion County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Winds: 2, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Rives:
Amtrak station near Rives:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rives:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 21.9%
(22.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 33.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race 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
Rives compared to Tennessee state average:
Banks with branches in Rives (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Rives (based on Obion County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 68.17%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Number of full-service restaurants: 25
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.79% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,828 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:
6.33% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,174 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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Rives fatal accident list:
Sep 17, 1982 01:10 PM, C000000162, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:7
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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