For population 25 years and over in Wingo:
For population 15 years and over in Wingo city:
41 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $663 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (70.1 miles , pop. 59,643).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (115.0 miles , pop. 545,524).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (363.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Pryorsburg, KY (1.8 miles ), Water Valley, KY (2.6 miles ), Fancy Farm, KY (2.9 miles) , Mayfield, KY (2.9 miles ), Sedalia, KY (3.2 miles) , Farmington, KY (3.3 miles) , Fulton, KY (3.5 miles ), Chestnut Glade-Dukedom, TN (3.6 miles) .
Latitude: 36.64 N, Longitude: 88.74 W
Area code: 270
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +11 (+1.9%).
Work and jobs in Wingo: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Wingo, Kentucky
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Wingo-area historical tornado activity is above Kentucky state average. It is 168% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/4/1964, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.3 miles away from the Wingo city center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1968, a category F4 tornado 24.2 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Wingo-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kentucky state average. It is 11% greater than the overall U.S. average.
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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 57.1 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 60.6 miles away from Wingo center
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 28.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 72.5 miles away from the city center
On 2/5/1994 at 14:55:37, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 LG, 4.2 MD, Depth: 9.9 mi) earthquake occurred 55.8 miles away from Wingo center
On 11/29/1996 at 05:41:33, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 12.6 mi) earthquake occurred 83.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Graves County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Tornado: 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 Wingo:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wingo:
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Wingo and their reported violations in the past:WINGO WATER & SEWER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 1049, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 21.7%
(22.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Wingo compared to Kentucky state average:
Banks with branches in Wingo (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Wingo city (based on Graves County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 76.08%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Wingo government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Wingo government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
5.11% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,207 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:
5.43% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,947 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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Wingo fatal accident list:
Jun 22, 2011 06:25 PM, Us-45, Lat: 36.65378889, Lon: -88.73794444, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 29, 2010 10:44 PM, Sr-339, Lat: 36.63481389, Lon: -88.717175, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 3, 2008 11:30 PM, Us-45, Lat: 36.667764, Lon: -88.735628, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 10, 1992 07:10 PM, 45, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Aug 16, 1987 05:22 PM, 45, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Wingo)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Wingo)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Wingo on our top lists:
State forum archive:
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.