For population 25 years and over in Seneca Gardens:
For population 15 years and over in Seneca Gardens city:
13 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $2,493 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Louisville, KY (3.9 miles , pop. 256,231).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (271.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Strathmoor Village, KY (0.7 miles ), Kingsley, KY (0.7 miles ), Strathmoor Manor, KY (0.8 miles ), Wellington, KY (0.9 miles ), Plymouth Village, KY (1.3 miles ), Broad Fields, KY (1.3 miles ), Springlee, KY (1.5 miles ), Norbourne Estates, KY (1.5 miles ).
Latitude: 38.23 N, Longitude: 85.68 W
Unemployment in August 2012:
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Average climate in Seneca Gardens, Kentucky
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Seneca Gardens-area historical tornado activity is above Kentucky state average. It is 145% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 4.3 miles away from the Seneca Gardens city center killed 3 people and injured 225 people.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 26.0 miles away from the city center killed 31 people and injured 270 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Seneca Gardens-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Kentucky 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 94.3 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 98.0 miles away from Seneca Gardens 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 41.6 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 42.0 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) earthquake occurred 94.8 miles away from Seneca Gardens center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Jefferson County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Mudslide: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Explosion: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 19.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.9. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 3.15. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 13.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 0.5%
(0.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Seneca Gardens compared to Kentucky state average:
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Religion statistics for Seneca Gardens (based on Jefferson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.60%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 127
Number of supercenters and club stores: 11
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 50
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 195
Number of full-service restaurants: 486
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Seneca Gardens government finances in 2002:
4.93% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($41,040 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($420 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.90% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($47,839 average adjusted gross income)
0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($399 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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