For population 25 years and over in Uniontown:
For population 15 years and over in Uniontown city:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $441 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Evansville, IN (25.2 miles , pop. 121,582).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Louisville, KY (123.1 miles , pop. 256,231).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (281.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Morganfield, KY (2.5 miles ), Breckinridge Center, KY (2.7 miles ), Waverly, KY (2.8 miles ), Mount Vernon, IN (3.4 miles ), Old Shawneetown, IL (3.5 miles ), Corydon, KY (3.5 miles ), New Haven, IL (3.8 miles ), Shawneetown, IL (3.8 miles ).
Latitude: 37.77 N, Longitude: 87.93 W
Area code: 270
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Uniontown detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +60 (+6.0%).
Work and jobs in Uniontown: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Uniontown, Kentucky
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Uniontown-area historical tornado activity is above Kentucky state average. It is 135% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/28/1960, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.0 miles away from the Uniontown city center injured 12 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 11/6/2005, a category F3 tornado 9.2 miles away from the city center killed 24 people and injured 238 people and caused $87 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Uniontown-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kentucky state average. It is 47% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 47.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 17.0 miles away from Uniontown center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 72.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 48.9 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 97.5 miles away from Uniontown center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 57.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Union County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Mudslides: 2, Snow: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Uniontown:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Uniontown:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.490. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.8 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 15.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 20.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 12.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 21.4 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00481. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.2 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Uniontown and their reported violations in the past:UNIONTOWN WATER & SEWER DEPT (Population served: 1960, Purch_surface_water):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 18.8%
(15.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 67.6% for Black residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Uniontown (based on Union County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 68.18%
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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): 7
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
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Uniontown government finances in 2002(per resident):
4.86% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,332 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:
6.53% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,983 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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Uniontown fatal accident list:
Jan 15, 2001 06:10 AM, Sr-130, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 25, 1999 04:20 PM, Sr-130, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Mar 29, 1981 03:20 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Apr 6, 1975 11:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Uniontown)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
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