For population 25 years and over in Tennessee Ridge:
For population 15 years and over in Tennessee Ridge town:
20 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $717 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clarksville, TN (27.9 miles , pop. 103,455).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (57.0 miles , pop. 545,524).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (381.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Erin, TN (1.9 miles ), Cumberland City-Carlisle, TN (2.7 miles) , Cumberland City, TN (2.9 miles ), Dover, TN (3.5 miles ), Indian Mound-Bumpus Mills, TN (3.8 miles) , Palmyra-Shiloh, TN (3.9 miles) , Waverly, TN (4.0 miles ), McEwen, TN (4.0 miles ).
Latitude: 36.32 N, Longitude: 87.76 W
Area code: 931
Population change in the 1990s: +62 (+4.9%).
Work and jobs in Tennessee Ridge: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Tennessee Ridge, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Tennessee Ridge-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 144% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/27/2000, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.2 miles away from the Tennessee Ridge town center caused $1 million in damages.
On 5/7/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.4 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 137 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Tennessee Ridge-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Tennessee state average. It is 93% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 86.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/6/2003 at 12:29:34, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 MW, Depth: 1.6 mi) earthquake occurred 77.5 miles away from Tennessee Ridge center
On 6/2/2005 at 11:35:11, a magnitude 3.9 (3.7 MB, 3.9 MW, Depth: 9.3 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 96.0 miles away from the city center
On 5/27/1995 at 19:51:10, a magnitude 3.8 (3.0 MD, 3.8 LG, Depth: 4.0 mi) earthquake occurred 93.6 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) earthquake occurred 80.2 miles away from Tennessee Ridge 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 77.5 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 Houston County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 10, Tornadoes: 8, Winds: 4, 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 Tennessee Ridge:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tennessee Ridge:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.51. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 3.86. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.7 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2003 was 33.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.7 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 21.7 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 11.1%
(11.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% 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)
13 people in homes for the mentally ill in 2000
Tennessee Ridge compared to Tennessee state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Tennessee Ridge town (based on Houston County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 38.72%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
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Tennessee Ridge government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
6.42% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,554 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:
6.60% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,514 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Tennessee Ridge:
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TV broadcast stations around Tennessee Ridge:
Tennessee Ridge fatal accident list:
Dec 20, 2007 02:00 AM, Mobley Ln, Vehicles: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
May 6, 1986 09:14 PM, M000000120, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Aug 26, 1986 02:18 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 27, 1981 09:15 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Tennessee Ridge)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Tennessee Ridge, TN
Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2014.