For population 25 years and over in Waverly:
For population 15 years and over in Waverly city:
4 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $681 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clarksville, TN (40.5 miles , pop. 103,455).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (57.5 miles , pop. 545,524).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (398.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: McEwen, TN (2.9 miles ), Bakerville-Bold Spring, TN (3.2 miles) , New Johnsonville, TN (3.3 miles ), Eva, TN (3.5 miles ), Tennessee Ridge, TN (4.0 miles ), Tennessee City, TN (4.0 miles) , Erin, TN (4.1 miles ), Camden, TN (4.1 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 36.09 N, Longitude: 87.79 W
Area code: 931
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 Waverly detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 13 (12 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -171 (-4.1%).
Work and jobs in Waverly: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Waverly, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Waverly-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 149% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/7/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.6 miles away from the Waverly city center killed 3 people and injured 137 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/5/1999, a category F4 tornado 31.6 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and caused $290,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Waverly-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Tennessee state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 93.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/6/2003 at 12:29:34, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 MW, Depth: 1.6 mi) earthquake occurred 85.7 miles away from Waverly center
On 6/2/2005 at 11:35:11, a magnitude 3.9 (3.7 MB, 3.9 MW, Depth: 9.3 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 94.1 miles away from the city center
On 5/27/1995 at 19:51:10, a magnitude 3.8 (3.0 MD, 3.8 LG, Depth: 4.0 mi) earthquake occurred 92.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/20/2005 at 12:21:42, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MB, 3.6 MW, Depth: 13.1 mi) earthquake occurred 88.8 miles away from Waverly center
On 9/26/1994 at 14:23:22, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 MD, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Humphreys County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 11, Tornadoes: 8, Winds: 3, Flash Flood: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 8.06. This is better than average. There were 2 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Waverly and their reported violations in the past:TURKEY CREEK MARINA AND RESORT (Population served: 172, Groundwater):
Past health violations:TN RIVER MTN GETAWAYS CMPG (Population served: 51, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 22.9%
(19.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 51.4% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Banks with branches in Waverly (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Waverly city (based on Humphreys County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.13%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
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6.65% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,410 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:
5.50% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,507 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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See more detailed statistics of Waverly fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 14See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Waverly, TN
Total length: 108 meters (354ft)
Total costs: $6,180,000
Total average daily traffic: 44,690
Total average daily truck traffic: 4,071
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Waverly)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 78 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Waverly, TN)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Waverly)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Waverly)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 22 patent applications in 2008-2014.