For population 25 years and over in Tingley:
For population 15 years and over in Tingley city:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $767 (1.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Des Moines, IA (59.2 miles , pop. 198,682).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (98.9 miles , pop. 390,007).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (345.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Ellston, IA (2.2 miles) , Shannon City, IA (2.2 miles) , Arispe, IA (2.6 miles) , Beaconsfield, IA (2.9 miles) , Diagonal, IA (2.9 miles ), Mount Ayr, IA (3.1 miles ), Afton, IA (3.5 miles ), Grand River, IA (3.5 miles ).
Latitude: 40.85 N, Longitude: 94.20 W
Area code: 641
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: -8 (-4.5%).
Average climate in Tingley, Iowa
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Tingley-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Iowa state average. It is 171% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/8/1999, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.9 miles away from the Tingley city center injured one person and caused $2 million in damages.
On 5/27/1995, a category F4 tornado 19.1 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Tingley-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Iowa state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 72.5 miles away from the city center
On 2/11/1995 at 05:54:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 46.4 miles away from Tingley center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Ringgold County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 3, Floods: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Dan McGugin - College football player.
Hospitals/medical centers near Tingley:
Amtrak station near Tingley:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tingley:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 5.9%
(6.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Tingley compared to Iowa state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Tingley (based on Ringgold County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.59%
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): 7
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Tingley government finances in 2002:
5.95% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,532 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:
6.11% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($19,518 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 Tingley:
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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:4
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1