For population 25 years and over in Chase City:
For population 15 years and over in Chase City town:
75 residents are foreign born ().
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $454 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lynchburg, VA (57.3 miles , pop. 65,269).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (68.6 miles , pop. 276,093).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (285.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Boydton, VA (3.1 miles ), Clarksville, VA (3.7 miles ), Drakes Branch, VA (3.9 miles ), Keysville, VA (4.1 miles ), Scottsburg, VA (4.3 miles) , Victoria, VA (4.3 miles ), South Hill, VA (4.4 miles ), Charlotte Court House, VA (4.5 miles ).
Latitude: 36.80 N, Longitude: 78.46 W
Area code: 434
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Crime rate in Chase City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 10 (9 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -80 (-3.2%).
Work and jobs in Chase City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Chase City, Virginia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Chase City-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Virginia state average. It is 1% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/24/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 22.1 miles away from the Chase City town center killed one person and injured 4 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 8/29/1988, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 2.1 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Chase City-area historical earthquake activity is below Virginia state average. It is 93% 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 62.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/21/1998 at 05:56:47, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 8.3 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 40.6 miles away from Chase City center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 69.5 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 72.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/22/2001 at 16:01:20, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, 2.5 LG, Depth: 1.2 mi) earthquake occurred 84.9 miles away from Chase City center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Mecklenburg County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Floods: 3, Droughts: 2, Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Joseph R. Inge - General, John Christopher Draper - Chemist, Rufus Meadows - Baseball player.
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Chase City and their reported violations in the past:CHASE CITY,TOWN OF (Population served: 2242, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 29.9%
(22.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.6% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 77.8% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Chase City (based on Mecklenburg County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 41.82%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 38
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
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5.92% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,622 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:
5.83% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,531 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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Chase City fatal accident list:
Aug 20, 1992 03:01 PM, W2ndstreet, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 14, 1988 02:29 PM, 49, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Chase City)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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