For population 25 years and over in Sherwood:
For population 15 years and over in Sherwood CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chattanooga, TN (37.1 miles , pop. 155,554).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (89.2 miles , pop. 545,524).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (478.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Orme, TN (2.7 miles) , Cowan, TN (3.0 miles ), Sewanee, TN (3.1 miles ), South Pittsburg, TN (3.5 miles ), Monteagle, TN (3.7 miles ), Decherd, TN (3.7 miles ), Winchester, TN (3.7 miles ), Bridgeport, AL (3.7 miles ).
Latitude: 35.06 N, Longitude: 85.92 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 931
Unemployment in August 2012:
Work and jobs in Sherwood: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Sherwood, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Sherwood-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 184% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 30.7 miles away from the Sherwood place center killed 16 people and injured 190 people.
On 2/13/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.2 miles away from the place center killed 3 people and injured 44 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Sherwood-area historical earthquake activity is below Tennessee state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 42.6 miles away from the city center
On 12/8/2001 at 01:08:21, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 29.0 miles away from Sherwood center
On 7/5/1995 at 14:16:44, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 98.9 miles away from the city center
On 7/19/1997 at 17:06:34, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 63.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/12/2005 at 06:27:30, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 5.1 mi) earthquake occurred 84.0 miles away from Sherwood center
On 4/5/1994 at 22:21:59, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 25.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Franklin County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Sherwood:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sherwood:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Sherwood compared to Tennessee state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Sherwood (based on Franklin County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.96%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 11
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.54% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,558 average adjusted gross income)
0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($480 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.13% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,800 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($293 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Sherwood:
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FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: