Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Macon, GA (33.0 miles , pop. 97,255).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (58.3 miles , pop. 416,474).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (644.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: The Rock, GA (1.7 miles) , Yatesville, GA (2.0 miles ), Thomaston, GA (2.7 miles ), Hannahs Mill, GA (2.8 miles ), Culloden, GA (2.9 miles ), Aldora, GA (2.9 miles) , Lincoln Park, GA (2.9 miles ), Barnesville, GA (3.0 miles ).
Latitude: 32.93 N, Longitude: 84.21 W
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The Rock-Yatesville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 97% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/25/1964, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.0 miles away from the The Rock-Yatesville place center killed 2 people and injured 16 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 1/2/2006, a category F3 tornado 20.6 miles away from the place center injured 3 people and caused $1 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:The Rock-Yatesville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Georgia state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/18/2000 at 22:19:31, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 57.8 miles away from the city center
On 3/18/2003 at 06:04:24, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.4 miles away from The Rock-Yatesville center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Upson County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Storms: 3, Winds: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 21.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.4 miles away from the city center.
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Religion statistics for The Rock-Yatesville CCD (based on Upson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 60.25%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
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5.42% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,689 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:
5.48% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,637 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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