For population 25 years and over in Toms Brook:
For population 15 years and over in Toms Brook town:
7 residents are foreign born (1.6% Oceania, 1.2% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $574 (0.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Reston, VA (58.8 miles , pop. 56,407).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Washington, DC (76.8 miles , pop. 572,059).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (190.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Strasburg, VA (2.3 miles ), Woodstock, VA (2.5 miles ), Middletown, VA (3.2 miles ), Edinburg, VA (3.3 miles ), Wardensville, WV (3.5 miles ), Front Royal, VA (3.7 miles ), Stephens City, VA (3.9 miles ), Mount Jackson, VA (4.2 miles ).
Latitude: 38.95 N, Longitude: 78.44 W
Area code: 540
Population change in the 1990s: +29 (+12.8%).
Work and jobs in Toms Brook: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Toms Brook, Virginia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Toms Brook-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Virginia state average. It is 1% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/24/2001, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 36.0 miles away from the Toms Brook town center injured 2 people and caused $2 million in damages.
On 6/2/1998, a category F4 tornado 51.6 miles away from the town center injured 5 people and caused $6 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Toms Brook-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Virginia state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 98.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 84.8 miles away from Toms Brook center
On 3/15/1991 at 06:54:08, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 10.9 mi) earthquake occurred 87.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/22/2001 at 16:01:20, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, 2.5 LG, Depth: 1.2 mi) earthquake occurred 63.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Shenandoah County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Droughts: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Toms Brook:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Toms Brook:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.89. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 14.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 2.1%
(2.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Toms Brook compared to Virginia state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Toms Brook (based on Shenandoah County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 53.74%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.76% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($48,166 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:
5.73% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($39,829 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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Toms Brook fatal accident list:
Mar 30, 1979 10:40 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Toms Brook)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Toms Brook, VA
Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2013.