For population 25 years and over in Capron:
For population 15 years and over in Capron town:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $950 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Suffolk, VA (32.9 miles , pop. 63,677).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Norfolk, VA (53.5 miles , pop. 234,403).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (253.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Newsoms, VA (2.7 miles ), Courtland, VA (2.7 miles ), Boykins, VA (3.0 miles ), Branchville, VA (3.2 miles) , Severn, NC (3.7 miles ), Franklin, VA (3.9 miles ), Jarratt, VA (4.1 miles ), Como, NC (4.2 miles) .
Latitude: 36.71 N, Longitude: 77.20 W
Area code: 434
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +23 (+16.0%).
Average climate in Capron, Virginia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Capron-area historical tornado activity is above Virginia state average. It is 41% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/28/1988, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.7 miles away from the Capron town center killed 4 people and injured 154 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 8/6/1993, a category F4 tornado 36.1 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 246 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Capron-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Virginia state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 71.9 miles away from the city center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 86.7 miles away from Capron center
On 10/21/1998 at 05:56:47, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 8.3 mi) earthquake occurred 79.3 miles away from the city center
On 3/15/1991 at 06:54:08, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 10.9 mi) earthquake occurred 81.7 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 Southampton County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Capron:
Airports located in Capron:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Capron:
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Public elementary/middle school in Capron:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Capron and their reported violations in the past:CAPRON, TOWN OF (Population served: 144, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 8.9%
(11.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Capron compared to Virginia state average:
Banks with branches in Capron (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Capron (based on Southampton County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.68%
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): 10
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.00% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,116 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:
6.02% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,483 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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Capron fatal accident list:
Apr 19, 1985 03:25 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 18, 1978 06:45 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:5
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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