For population 25 years and over in Willard:
For population 15 years and over in Willard 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 (27.2 miles , pop. 51,475).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lexington-Fayette, KY (88.5 miles , pop. 260,512).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (354.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Grayson, KY (2.5 miles ), Webbville, KY (2.9 miles ), Grahn, KY (3.0 miles ), Isonville, KY (3.5 miles ), Cannonsburg, KY (3.5 miles ), Olive Hill, KY (4.0 miles ), Blaine, KY (4.0 miles ), Ashland Rural, KY (4.0 miles ).
Latitude: 38.25 N, Longitude: 82.89 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 606
Unemployment in August 2012:
Work and jobs in Willard: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Willard, Kentucky
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Willard-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Kentucky state average. It is 26% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 31.3 miles away from the Willard place center killed 7 people and injured 93 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/8/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.4 miles away from the place center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Willard-area historical earthquake activity is below Kentucky state average. It is 89% 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 57.2 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 54.1 miles away from Willard center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 90.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 90.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/29/1996 at 19:30:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 89.9 miles away from Willard 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 83.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Carter County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 13, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 5, Mudslides: 4, Snowfall: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: William J. Fields - Politician.
Hospitals/medical centers near Willard:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Willard:
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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 18.6 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.39. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 8.91. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 15.1. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.
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Willard compared to Kentucky state average:
Banks with branches in Willard (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Willard (based on Carter County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 30.90%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.90% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,253 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:
4.40% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,580 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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