For population 25 years and over in Charlotte:
For population 15 years and over in Charlotte city:
25 residents are foreign born (5.3% Latin America, 2.1% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $986 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Davenport, IA (29.6 miles , pop. 98,359).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (94.5 miles , pop. 208,054).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (143.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Goose Lake, IA (2.1 miles ), Preston, IA (2.7 miles ), Welton, IA (2.7 miles) , Delmar, IA (2.8 miles ), Spragueville, IA (2.9 miles) , Miles, IA (3.2 miles ), De Witt, IA (3.2 miles ), Andover, IA (3.4 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 41.96 N, Longitude: 90.47 W
Area code: 563
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +83 (+24.6%).
Work and jobs in Charlotte: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Charlotte, Iowa
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Charlotte-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Iowa state average. It is 155% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.9 miles away from the Charlotte city center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 3/29/1981, a category F4 tornado 33.1 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Charlotte-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Iowa state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 88.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/1999 at 16:17:29, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 55.9 miles away from Charlotte center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Clinton County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 3, Floods: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Charlotte:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Charlotte:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.850. This is significantly better than average. There were 19 monitors within city limits.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 25.4. This is about average. There were 43 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 18.6. This is about average. There were 69 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.4. This is about average. There were 33 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 10.0. This is about average. There were 23 monitors within city limits.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.299. This is about average. There were 64 monitors within city limits.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 10.4%
(10.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 33.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Charlotte compared to Iowa state average:
Banks with branches in Charlotte (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Charlotte (based on Clinton County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 53.63%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Charlotte government finances in 2002(per resident):
4.72% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,271 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:
5.35% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,011 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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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Charlotte)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.