Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, SC (51.7 miles , pop. 116,278).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (106.4 miles , pop. 540,828).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (512.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Manning, SC (2.5 miles ), Sardinia, SC (2.6 miles) , Paxville, SC (3.4 miles ), Turbeville, SC (3.4 miles ), Lakewood, SC (3.5 miles ), South Sumter, SC (3.6 miles ), East Sumter, SC (3.6 miles ), Privateer, SC (3.7 miles ).
Latitude: 33.77 N, Longitude: 80.16 W
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Alcolu: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Alcolu, South Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Alcolu-area historical tornado activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 69% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/15/2007, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.6 miles away from the Alcolu place center killed one person and injured 5 people.
On 9/29/1963, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 8.3 miles away from the place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Alcolu-area historical earthquake activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 60.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 49.9 miles away from Alcolu center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 95.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/17/1995 at 13:45:57, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 57.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/13/1998 at 09:56:11, a magnitude 3.9 (3.5 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 60.6 miles away from Alcolu center
On 9/25/2006 at 05:44:25, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 69.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Clarendon County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Alcolu:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Alcolu:
Average household size:
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:
10 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
3 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
Alcolu compared to South Carolina state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Alcolu CCD (based on Clarendon County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 32.19%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.30% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,277 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:
6.15% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,555 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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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Alcolu)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:3