For population 25 years and over in Tejay:
For population 15 years and over in Tejay CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Knoxville, TN (59.4 miles , pop. 173,890).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lexington-Fayette, KY (102.3 miles , pop. 260,512).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (415.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Alva, KY (2.6 miles ), South Wallins, KY (2.7 miles ), Wallins Creek, KY (2.8 miles ), Pineville, KY (3.1 miles ), Ewing, VA (3.2 miles ), Rose Hill, VA (3.3 miles ), Loyall, KY (3.4 miles ), Harlan, KY (3.6 miles ).
Latitude: 36.76 N, Longitude: 83.53 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 606
Unemployment in August 2012:
Work and jobs in Tejay: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Tejay, Kentucky
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Tejay-area historical tornado activity is below Kentucky state average. It is 25% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/9/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.2 miles away from the Tejay place center killed one person and injured 15 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 3/12/1967, a category F3 tornado 33.4 miles away from the place center .
Earthquake activity:Tejay-area historical earthquake activity is above Kentucky state average. It is 64% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 71.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 97.2 miles away from Tejay center
On 8/17/1990 at 21:01:17, a magnitude 4.0 (3.5 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 10.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 90.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/26/1995 at 00:37:28, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 30.1 miles away from Tejay center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 93.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Bell County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Snows: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Fires: 2, Freeze: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Tejay:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tejay:
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2001 was 0.127. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2006 was 23.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.8 miles away from the city center.
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Religion statistics for Tejay (based on Bell County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 68.12%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 12
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.00% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($24,137 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:
5.43% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($24,609 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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