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Climate Comparison - Temperate & Humid
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City Type
City Type Lakes & Rivers, College Town Lakes & Rivers, Mountains, College Town, State Capital Lakes & Rivers Lakes & Rivers, College Town Lakes & Rivers, Mountains, College Town na
Population (2016 est.)
Population (Current) 150,287 51,202 37,912 65,234 67,453 78,040
Population (1990) 75,494 33,840 12,497 40,641 58,282 49,272
Land Area (sq mi) 98 18 18 38 29 36
Persons Per Square Mile 1,534 2,845 2,106 1,717 2,326 2,151
Home Prices
2018 $181,200 $331,015 $230,264 $193,858 $254,843 $419,000
Total Appreciation ('01 to '18) 78.7% 109.5% 51.7% -4.6% 67.7% 76.0%
Annual Appreciation ('17 to '18) 5.2% 15.8% 8.0% 6.4% 12.9% 6.0%
Avg Annual Appreciation ('01 to '18) 3.9% 4.8% 2.7% -0.3% 3.3% 3.8%
Big City Prices ('18) $263,000 $503,000 $224,000 $263,000 $245,000 $340,000
Bargain Index 56% 53% 83% 60% 84% 101%
Big City Nashville Seattle Atlanta Nashville Charlotte na
Monthly Rent $1,169 $1,629 $1,344 $1,054 $1,102 $1,495
Price/Rent Index 10.4 13.6 11.5 12.4 15.5 19.0
Cost of Living (2018)
Cost of Living 74% 104% 84% 75% 81% 109%
Air Quality - Annual Avg (2001-2017)
Good Days 69% 83% 68% 72% 51% 72%
Moderate Days 29% 16% 30% 27% 47% 25%
Unhealthy for Sensitive Persons Days 3% 1% 2% 1% 2% 3%
Unhealthy Days 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Very Unhealthy Days 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Water Quality (2002-2014)
Good 66% na 59% 55% 45% 36%
Threatened 0% na 0% 0% 0% 2%
Impaired 35% na 41% 45% 55% 62%
Walkability
Walk Score® 18 38 24 37 41 45
Nearest Large City
Distance to Nearest City 47 miles 60 miles 38 miles 66 miles 103 miles 72 miles
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Recreation
National Parks 5 5 12 7 9 7
National Campgrounds 45 29 25 51 74 26
State Parks 12 9 3 5 10 11
Medical Care (2016)
Accredited Hospitals 3 3 3 4 9 4
Building Permits (single family homes)
2016 788 185 345 193 216 346
2015 688 124 336 195 252 324
Gain ('15 to '16) 15% 49% 3% -1% -14% 6%
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Population Distribution (2010)
Median Age (yrs) 29 38 32 28 35 37
White 65.6% 83.7% 58.9% 75.8% 64.0% 80.7%
Black or African American 23.3% 2.0% 30.2% 13.9% 30.0% 7.2%
Native American Indian and Alaska Native 0.6% 1.1% 0.3% 0.3% 0.3% 0.8%
Asian 2.3% 6.0% 2.6% 4.2% 1.4% 3.6%
Native Hawaiian 0.5% 0.4% 0.1% 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Other Race 2.8% 1.8% 5.1% 3.0% 2.5% 4.4%
Multiple Races 5.1% 5.0% 2.8% 2.7% 1.8% 3.0%
Hispanic or Latino 9.3% 6.3% 11.0% 6.5% 5.9% 11.6%
Income and Housing (2010)
Family Income $52,708 $71,029 $61,382 $45,287 $57,933 $69,596
Occupied Housing 90% 94% 90% 92% 87% 83%
Vacant Housing 10% 6% 10% 8% 13% 17%
Home Ownership 56% 50% 53% 41% 45% 55%
Persons Per Family 3.10 2.80 3.20 3.00 2.90 2.90
Taxes (2018)
Local and State 9.5% 9.2% 7.2% 6.0% 7.4% 6.8%
Local, State and Federal 95 days 109 days 99 days 103 days 99 days 113 days
Climate - Average Temperatures (1971-2000)
Climate Type Temperate & Humid Temperate & Humid Temperate & Humid Temperate & Humid Temperate & Humid na
January Low Temp 25 F 32 F 31 F 25 F 31 F 27 F
July High Temp 90 F 76 F 89 F 89 F 89 F 86 F
Annual Precipitation 55 in 51 in 53 in 52 in 50 in 35 in
Elevation 382 ft 206 ft 925 ft 528 ft 957 ft 1,652 ft
Natural Hazard Risk
Total Hazard Risk Lower Higher Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Earthquake 1% 50% .2% .5% 1% 10.9%
Tsunami No Risk No Risk No Risk No Risk No Risk No Risk
Hurricane 0 0 20-40 0 20-40 10
Flood Very High Very High Moderate Moderate Low Very High
Tornado Low Very Low Moderate Moderate Low Low
Volcano No Risk High Ash Fall No Risk No Risk No Risk No Risk
Wildfire Low Low Low High Low Low
Man-Made Hazard Risk (Nuclear)
Nearby Reactors 0 0 0 0 5 2
Crimes per 10,000 Population - Annual Avg (2001-2017)
Violent Crimes 66 33 48 49 91 40
Property Crimes 361 498 389 522 584 397
Home Energy Use - Annual Avg (1971-2000)
Heating Degree Days 4,058 5,531 3,093 4,243 3,272 4,662
Cooling Degree Days 1,512 97 1,535 1,413 1,526 1,253
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