For population 25 years and over in Vonore:
For population 15 years and over in Vonore town:
59 residents are foreign born (1.4% Europe, 1.1% Latin America, 1.0% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $861 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Knoxville, TN (30.3 miles , pop. 173,890).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (127.7 miles , pop. 416,474).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (470.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Greenback, TN (2.3 miles ), Madisonville, TN (3.1 miles ), Lanier, TN (3.3 miles ), Binfield, TN (3.4 miles ), Philadelphia, TN (3.4 miles ), Loudon, TN (3.4 miles ), Friendsville, TN (3.5 miles ), Sweetwater, TN (3.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 35.60 N, Longitude: 84.22 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,731 (+176.6%)
Area code: 423
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 Vonore detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 9 (9 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +462 (+66.0%).
Work and jobs in Vonore: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Vonore, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Vonore-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Tennessee state average. It is 20% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/2/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.4 miles away from the Vonore town center killed 4 people and injured 8 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 34.7 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 26 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Vonore-area historical earthquake activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 45% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 20.1 miles away from the city center
On 7/5/1995 at 14:16:44, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 16.1 miles away from Vonore center
On 8/17/1990 at 21:01:17, a magnitude 4.0 (3.5 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 96.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/12/2005 at 06:27:30, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 5.1 mi) earthquake occurred 18.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/17/1998 at 08:00:23, a magnitude 3.6 (3.3 MB, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 24.8 miles away from Vonore center
On 7/30/1997 at 12:29:23, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 70.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Monroe County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Storms: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Mike Stratton - Football player.
Hospitals/medical centers near Vonore:
Airports and heliports located in Vonore:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Vonore:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.684. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 32.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.766. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.4 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 15.4%
(14.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.9% for Black residents, 30.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 23.8% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Vonore compared to Tennessee state average:
Banks with branches in Vonore (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Vonore (based on Monroe County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 63.96%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.62% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($44,775 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:
5.84% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,114 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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Vonore, Tennessee:See more detailed statistics of Vonore fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total average daily traffic: 1,510
Total average daily truck traffic: 30
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Vonore)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:5
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Vonore)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Vonore)
FAA Registered Aircraft:14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Vonore, TN
Total of 12 patent applications in 2008-2014.