For population 25 years and over in South Fulton:
For population 15 years and over in South Fulton city:
20 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $593 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (59.8 miles , pop. 59,643).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (113.4 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (375.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Fulton, KY (0.9 miles ), Water Valley, KY (2.5 miles ), Chestnut Glade-Dukedom, TN (3.2 miles ), Union City, TN (3.3 miles ), Martin, TN (3.3 miles ), Wingo, KY (3.6 miles ), Woodland Mills, TN (3.6 miles ), Clinton, KY (3.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 36.50 N, Longitude: 88.88 W
Area code: 731
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Crime in South Fulton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -201 (-7.4%).
Work and jobs in South Fulton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in South Fulton, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
South Fulton-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 178% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/1/1997, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.7 miles away from the South Fulton city center caused $100,000 in damages.
On 3/4/1964, a category F4 tornado 27.7 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:South Fulton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Tennessee state average. It is 35% 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 52.7 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 58.9 miles away from South Fulton center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 30.8 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) earthquake occurred 60.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/29/1996 at 05:41:33, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 12.6 mi) earthquake occurred 70.8 miles away from South Fulton center
On 2/5/1994 at 14:55:37, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 LG, 4.2 MD, Depth: 9.9 mi) earthquake occurred 62.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
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).
Birthplace of: Trey Pearson - College basketball player (Murray State Racers).
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 23.8%
(17.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 51.6% for Black residents, 63.1% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
25 people in nursing homes
10 people in homes for the mentally retarded
South Fulton compared to Tennessee state average:
Banks with branches in South Fulton (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for South Fulton (based on Obion County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 68.17%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
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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South Fulton fatal accident list:
Feb 7, 2001 05:58 PM, Us-Sr215, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Feb 8, 1994 06:40 AM, Sr215, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jun 3, 1990 05:00 PM, Sr43, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
Nov 20, 1990 07:40 AM, Sr215, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 30, 1983 02:10 PM, M000000130, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
May 23, 1979 07:10 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 25, 1976 12:55 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 11See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for South Fulton, TN
Total length: 41 meters (135ft)
Total costs: $2,850,000
Total average daily traffic: 33,770
Total average daily truck traffic: 3,039
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in South Fulton)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in South Fulton)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:4
Businesses in South Fulton, TN