For population 25 years and over in Slayden:
For population 15 years and over in Slayden town:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $763 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clarksville, TN (19.4 miles , pop. 103,455).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (40.7 miles , pop. 545,524).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (383.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Vanleer, TN (2.0 miles ), Palmyra-Shiloh, TN (2.6 miles) , Lone Oak, TN (2.9 miles) , Charlotte, TN (3.3 miles ), Cumberland City, TN (3.4 miles ), Erin, TN (3.6 miles ), Cumberland Heights, TN (3.7 miles) , Woodlawn-Dotsonville, TN (3.8 miles) .
Latitude: 36.29 N, Longitude: 87.47 W
Average climate in Slayden, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Slayden-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 141% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/27/1970, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.8 miles away from the Slayden town center killed 3 people and injured 85 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/7/2006, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.7 miles away from the town center caused $6 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Slayden-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Tennessee state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/6/2003 at 12:29:34, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 MW, Depth: 1.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 92.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/20/2005 at 12:21:42, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MB, 3.6 MW, Depth: 13.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 95.3 miles away from Slayden center
On 9/26/1994 at 14:23:22, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 MD, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/26/2003 at 02:26:56, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 89.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/8/1998 at 18:16:49, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 8.6 mi) earthquake occurred 96.9 miles away from Slayden center
On 11/6/1994 at 12:50:38, a magnitude 3.1 (2.7 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 92.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Dickson County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 7, Winds: 3, Flash Flood: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Slayden:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Slayden:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.53. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.2 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 31.6%
(32.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Slayden compared to Tennessee state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Slayden town (based on Dickson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.40%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
Number of full-service restaurants: 38
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Slayden government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Slayden government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Slayden government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
7.88% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,279 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:
6.92% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,965 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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FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0601.00