Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Johnson City, TN (14.0 miles , pop. 55,469).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (120.9 miles , pop. 540,828).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (475.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Rheatown-Chucky, TN (2.5 miles) , Bethesda, TN (2.5 miles) , Jonesborough, TN (2.8 miles ), Tusculum, TN (3.2 miles ), Midway, TN (3.2 miles ), Sulphur Springs, TN (3.3 miles) , Jearoldstown, TN (3.3 miles) , Erwin, TN (3.3 miles ).
Latitude: 36.22 N, Longitude: 82.58 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 423
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Telford: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Telford, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Telford-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Tennessee state average. It is 51% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/10/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.0 miles away from the Telford place center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/8/1957, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 4.0 miles away from the place center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Telford-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Tennessee state average. It is 69% 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 82.6 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 72.9 miles away from Telford center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 76.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/29/1996 at 19:30:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 75.4 miles away from the city 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 57.8 miles away from Telford 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 64.8 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 Washington County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Eliza McCardle Johnson - Politician, Tilly Walker - Baseball player.
Hospitals/medical centers near Telford:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Telford:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2001 was 30.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 4.34. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 20.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.92. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.3 miles away from the city center.
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Percentage of family households:
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:
72 people in nursing homes in 2000
Telford compared to Tennessee state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Telford CCD (based on Washington County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.11%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 20
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 59
Number of full-service restaurants: 95
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.87% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,011 average adjusted gross income)
0.15% of residents moved from foreign countries ($91 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.19% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,332 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($220 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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TV broadcast stations around Telford:
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Telford)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Telford)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:5
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.