For population 25 years and over in Tygarts:
For population 15 years and over in Tygarts CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntington, WV (34.4 miles , pop. 51,475).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Cincinnati, OH (88.0 miles , pop. 331,285).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (332.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Garrison, KY (2.9 miles ), Fullerton, KY (3.0 miles ), South Shore, KY (3.1 miles ), Franklin Furnace, OH (3.1 miles ), Greenup, KY (3.2 miles ), Portsmouth, OH (3.3 miles ), West Portsmouth, OH (3.4 miles ), New Boston, OH (3.4 miles ).
Latitude: 38.60 N, Longitude: 83.02 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 606
Unemployment in August 2012:
Work and jobs in Tygarts: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Tygarts, Kentucky
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Tygarts-area historical tornado activity is below Kentucky state average. It is 3% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 14.1 miles away from the Tygarts place center killed 7 people and injured 93 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/23/1968, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.5 miles away from the place center killed 6 people and injured 364 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Tygarts-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Kentucky state average. It is 92% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 56.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 55.9 miles away from Tygarts center
On 2/19/1995 at 12:57:06, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.6 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 43.5 miles away from the city center
On 9/8/1990 at 00:03:57, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 53.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/1991 at 18:34:51, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 76.7 miles away from Tygarts center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), surface-wave magnitude (MS)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Greenup County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 5, Mudslides: 2, Snowfall: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Tygarts:
Amtrak station near Tygarts:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tygarts:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2003 was 0.180. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.4 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.69. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 8.91. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Tygarts compared to Kentucky state average:
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Religion statistics for Tygarts (based on Greenup County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 40.02%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.04% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,133 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:
5.83% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,767 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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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 0 meters
Total average daily traffic: 50
Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic: 63
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