For population 25 years and over in Allendale:
For population 15 years and over in Allendale town:
17 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $589 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Augusta-Richmond County, GA (50.7 miles , pop. 195,182).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (154.5 miles , pop. 540,828).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (592.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Fairfax, SC (2.3 miles ), Sycamore, SC (2.3 miles) , Kline, SC (2.9 miles ), Ulmer, SC (2.9 miles) , Brunson, SC (3.0 miles ), Gifford, SC (3.3 miles ), Olar, SC (3.7 miles ), Millett, SC (3.7 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 33.01 N, Longitude: 81.31 W
Area code: 803
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Allendale detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 11 (10 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -379 (-8.6%).
Work and jobs in Allendale: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Allendale, South Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Allendale-area historical tornado activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 46% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/23/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.8 miles away from the Allendale town center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 3/15/2008, a category F3 tornado 30.5 miles away from the town center .
Earthquake activity:Allendale-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below South Carolina state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 90.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 68.0 miles away from Allendale 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 69.2 miles away from the city 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 90.2 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 72.1 miles away from Allendale center
On 7/13/2003 at 20:15:16, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 67.4 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 Allendale County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 2, Drought: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Larcenia Bullard - Politician.
Hospitals/medical centers near Allendale:
Airports located in Allendale:
College/University in Allendale:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Allendale:
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Public elementary/middle school in Allendale:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 0.972. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.4 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 2.48. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.4 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 25.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 19.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 23.4 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2002 was 0.00015. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.5 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Allendale and their reported violations in the past:ALLENDALE INDUSTRIAL PARK (Population served: 6500, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:ALLENDALE TOWN OF (Population served: 4052, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 41.5%
(41.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 41.5% for Black residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
17 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
15 people in nursing homes in 2000
7 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
Allendale compared to South Carolina state average:
Banks with branches in Allendale (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Allendale town (based on Allendale County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 37.15%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 1
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.36% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($22,627 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:
7.34% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,534 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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See more detailed statistics of Allendale fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Allendale)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:53 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Allendale, SC)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
FAA Registered Aircraft:10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Allendale)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Allendale, SC
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.