For population 25 years and over in Tennyson:
For population 15 years and over in Tennyson town:
8 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $700 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Owensboro, KY (22.4 miles , pop. 54,067).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Louisville, KY (75.2 miles , pop. 256,231).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (261.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Gentryville, IN (2.3 miles ), Chrisney, IN (2.6 miles ), Boonville, IN (3.0 miles ), Dale, IN (3.1 miles ), Santa Claus, IN (3.3 miles ), Holland, IN (3.5 miles ), Grandview, IN (3.5 miles ), Lynnville, IN (3.6 miles ).
Latitude: 38.08 N, Longitude: 87.12 W
Area code: 812
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +2 (+0.7%).
Work and jobs in Tennyson: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Tennyson, Indiana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Tennyson-area historical tornado activity is near Indiana state average. It is 131% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 20.1 miles away from the Tennyson town center killed 6 people and injured 86 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 tornado 40.3 miles away from the town center killed 31 people and injured 270 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Tennyson-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Indiana state average. It is 56% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 48.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 36.6 miles away from Tennyson center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 65.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 48.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 63.6 miles away from Tennyson center
On 1/24/1990 at 18:20:24, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.8 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 37.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Warrick County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Tennyson:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tennyson:
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Public elementary/middle school in Tennyson:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.67. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 6.59. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.4 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 21.6%
(21.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Tennyson compared to Indiana state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Tennyson town (based on Warrick County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 37.29%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
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8.14% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($62,217 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:
8.11% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($46,596 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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Tennyson fatal accident list:
Oct 8, 2011 08:16 PM, Folsomville Rd, Lat: 38.11348333, Lon: -87.20639167, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jun 14, 2009 00:45 AM, Sr-161, Hadley Rd, Lat: 38.12024167, Lon: -87.11806389, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Nov 9, 2009 04:18 AM, Eames Station Rd, Tennyson Rd, Lat: 38.08268889, Lon: -87.13188056, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
Jul 1, 2007 09:50 PM, Sr-161, Lincoln Trail Road, Lat: 38.115800, Lon: -87.118475, Vehicles: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Tennyson)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Tennyson)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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