For population 25 years and over in Wildwood:
For population 15 years and over in Wildwood CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Knoxville, TN (13.0 miles , pop. 173,890).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (146.0 miles , pop. 416,474).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (465.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Seymour, TN (2.1 miles ), Chilhowee, TN (2.6 miles ), Rockford, TN (2.7 miles ), Eagleton Village, TN (2.7 miles ), Knob Creek, TN (3.0 miles ), Alcoa, TN (3.0 miles ), Maryville, TN (3.2 miles ), Townsend, TN (3.2 miles ).
Latitude: 35.81 N, Longitude: 83.82 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 865
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Wildwood: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Wildwood, Tennessee
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Wildwood-area historical tornado activity is below Tennessee state average. It is 8% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 2/21/1993, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.2 miles away from the Wildwood place center killed one person and injured 55 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 2/21/1993, a category F3 tornado 21.5 miles away from the place center injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Wildwood-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 48% 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 8.2 miles away from the city 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 72.7 miles away from Wildwood center
On 7/30/1997 at 12:29:23, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 46.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/26/1995 at 00:37:28, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 94.0 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) earthquake occurred 38.2 miles away from Wildwood center
On 4/19/1996 at 08:50:14, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB) earthquake occurred 92.1 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 Blount County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Snowfall: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Wildwood:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wildwood:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.638. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.8 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 38.3. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.8 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 9.8 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 7.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0157. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.
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Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
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:
38 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children in 2000
Wildwood compared to Tennessee state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Wildwood (based on Blount County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 59.94%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 16
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 61
Number of full-service restaurants: 75
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.67% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($43,919 average adjusted gross income)
0.29% of residents moved from foreign countries ($257 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.67% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,185 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($251 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:5
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1