For population 25 years and over in Cameron:
For population 15 years and over in Cameron town:
18 residents are foreign born (1.9% Africa, 1.3% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $900 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, SC (36.0 miles , pop. 116,278).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (114.3 miles , pop. 540,828).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (541.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Brookdale, SC (2.8 miles ), Wilkinson Heights, SC (2.9 miles ), St. Matthews, SC (2.9 miles ), Elloree, SC (2.9 miles ), Orangeburg, SC (3.1 miles ), Fort Motte-Lone Star, SC (3.1 miles) , Edisto, SC (3.5 miles ), Santee, SC (3.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 33.56 N, Longitude: 80.72 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 Cameron detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -56 (-11.1%).
Work and jobs in Cameron: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Cameron, South Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Cameron-area historical tornado activity is above South Carolina state average. It is 73% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/10/2004, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.7 miles away from the Cameron town center injured one person.
On 4/23/1983, a category F3 tornado 18.1 miles away from the town center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Cameron-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 84% 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 56.2 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 49.3 miles away from Cameron 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 91.7 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 56.4 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 74.2 miles away from Cameron center
On 9/25/2006 at 05:44:25, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.2 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 Calhoun County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Flood: 1, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Cameron:
Airports located in Cameron:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cameron:
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00000. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.762. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 2.17. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 20.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2004 was 11.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 10.4%
(7.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 21.1% for Black 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)
3 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
Cameron compared to South Carolina state average:
Banks with branches in Cameron (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Cameron town (based on Calhoun County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 28.80%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
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Cameron government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
7.22% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,355 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:
7.09% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,616 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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Cameron fatal accident list:
Sep 11, 1999 10:15 PM, 15, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Cameron)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:45 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Cameron, SC