For population 25 years and over in Saloma:
For population 15 years and over in Saloma CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Louisville, KY (57.2 miles , pop. 256,231).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (326.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: New Market, KY (2.6 miles ), Campbellsville, KY (2.9 miles ), Raywick, KY (2.9 miles) , Buffalo, KY (3.0 miles ), Summersville, KY (3.0 miles ), Mannsville, KY (3.5 miles ), Greensburg, KY (3.6 miles ), St. Mary, KY (3.6 miles ).
Latitude: 37.44 N, Longitude: 85.44 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 270
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Saloma: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Saloma, Kentucky
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Saloma-area historical tornado activity is above Kentucky state average. It is 117% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.2 miles away from the Saloma place center injured 56 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/27/1971, a category F4 tornado 19.9 miles away from the place center killed 6 people and injured 58 people.
Earthquake activity:Saloma-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Kentucky state average. It is 97% 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 97.6 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 98.4 miles away from Saloma 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 72.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/27/1990 at 14:05:50, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 72.0 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) earthquake occurred 86.6 miles away from Saloma center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Taylor County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Freeze: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Saloma compared to Kentucky state average:
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Religion statistics for Saloma (based on Taylor County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 73.96%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.06% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,676 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:
5.71% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,484 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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