For population 25 years and over in Troy:
For population 15 years and over in Troy town:
13 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $560 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (52.4 miles , pop. 59,643).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (96.2 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (388.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Obion, TN (2.4 miles ), Rives, TN (2.5 miles ), Hornbeak, TN (2.8 miles ), Union City, TN (2.9 miles ), Kenton-Mason Hall, TN (3.0 miles) , Dixie, TN (3.0 miles) , Woodland Mills, TN (3.1 miles ), Trimble, TN (3.1 miles ).
Latitude: 36.34 N, Longitude: 89.16 W
Area code: 731
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Crime rate in Troy detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +181 (+16.6%).
Work and jobs in Troy: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Troy, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Troy-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 190% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/1/1997, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.3 miles away from the Troy town center injured 15 people and caused $2 million in damages.
On 3/1/1997, a category F4 tornado 16.7 miles away from the town center caused $100,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Troy-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Tennessee state average. It is 86% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 40.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 60.9 miles away from Troy center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 81.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 41.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 37.6 miles away from Troy center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 89.7 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 Obion County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Winds: 2, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2006 was 23.0. This is about average. There were 26 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.70. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.6 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 0.153. This is significantly worse than average. There were 36 monitors within city limits.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 17.3%
(17.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 59.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Banks with branches in Troy (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Troy town (based on Obion County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 68.17%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Number of full-service restaurants: 25
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5.79% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,828 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:
6.33% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,174 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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Troy fatal accident list:
Feb 8, 2009 06:10 PM, Us-Sr3, Lat: 36.36266667, Lon: -89.131325, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 28, 2001 05:56 AM, Us-Sr3, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 17, 1997 09:25 PM, Sr3, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
May 31, 1985 07:15 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 24, 1980 10:20 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 12, 1979 11:00 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Aug 20, 1978 02:00 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 5
Total length: 9 meters (30ft)
Total costs: $2,143,000
Total average daily traffic: 33,180
Total average daily truck traffic: 6,053
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 51,040
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Troy)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Troy)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Troy, TN
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.