For population 25 years and over in Barnwell:
For population 15 years and over in Barnwell city:
70 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $665 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Augusta-Richmond County, GA (40.2 miles , pop. 195,182).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (139.1 miles , pop. 540,828).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (580.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Snelling, SC (2.3 miles ), Hilda, SC (2.7 miles ), Kline, SC (2.9 miles ), Blackville, SC (3.1 miles ), Elko, SC (3.1 miles ), Govan, SC (3.3 miles) , Olar, SC (3.4 miles ), Williston, SC (3.4 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 33.24 N, Longitude: 81.36 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,368 (+28.9%)
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 Barnwell detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 17 (15 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -533 (-9.6%).
Work and jobs in Barnwell: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Barnwell, South Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Barnwell-area historical tornado activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 59% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/23/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.2 miles away from the Barnwell city center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 3/15/2008, a category F3 tornado 29.1 miles away from the city center .
Earthquake activity:Barnwell-area historical earthquake activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 87% 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 78.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 74.5 miles away from Barnwell 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 73.5 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 77.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/13/2003 at 20:15:16, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 77.6 miles away from Barnwell center
On 8/8/1993 at 09:24:31, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 30.0 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 Barnwell County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Troy Brown - 2005 NFL player (New England Patriots, born: Jul 2, 1971), R. Winston Morris - American tuba and euphonium musician and professor, Henry Taylor (American football) - Player of football.
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Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 0.972. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.9 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 7.9 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 7.9 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Barnwell and their reported violations in the past:BARNWELL TOWN OF (Population served: 5032, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:JACKSON MHP (Population served: 62, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 36.7%
(21.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 49.3% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Barnwell city (based on Barnwell County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.74%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
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4.73% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,896 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:
5.54% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,190 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 Barnwell fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total costs: $92,000
Total average daily traffic: 18,500
Total average daily truck traffic: 555
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 26,085
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Barnwell)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 74 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Barnwell, SC)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 13 (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: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 39 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Barnwell)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Barnwell)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 19 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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