For population 25 years and over in Bowman:
For population 15 years and over in Bowman town:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $683 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, SC (50.0 miles , pop. 116,278).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (128.9 miles , pop. 540,828).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (552.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Rowesville, SC (3.0 miles ), Reevesville, SC (3.2 miles ), Branchville, SC (3.2 miles ), St. George, SC (3.6 miles ), Wilkinson Heights, SC (3.6 miles ), Elloree, SC (3.8 miles ), Brookdale, SC (3.8 miles ), Orangeburg, SC (3.8 miles ).
Latitude: 33.35 N, Longitude: 80.68 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 Bowman detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 10 (8 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -39 (-3.2%).
Work and jobs in Bowman: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Bowman, South Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Bowman-area historical tornado activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 57% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/23/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.8 miles away from the Bowman town center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 3/15/2008, a category F3 tornado 12.6 miles away from the town center .
Earthquake activity:Bowman-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 80% 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 44.0 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 38.8 miles away from Bowman 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 78.4 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 45.2 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 88.2 miles away from Bowman center
On 11/8/2002 at 13:29:03, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 2.4 mi) earthquake occurred 76.9 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 Orangeburg County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Flood: 1, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: John W. Matthews, Jr. - Politician.
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Bowman and their reported violations in the past:BOWMAN TOWN OF (Population served: 1232, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 27.2%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.5% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
2 people in other group homes in 2000
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Banks with branches in Bowman (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Bowman town (based on Orangeburg County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.80%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 23
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 78
Number of full-service restaurants: 58
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5.01% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,561 average adjusted gross income)
0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($148 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.64% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,679 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($131 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Bowman fatal accident list:
Dec 4, 1994 02:20 AM, 1443, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Mar 10, 1984 07:20 PM, 178, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Bowman)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:107 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Bowman, SC