For population 25 years and over in Cove City:
For population 15 years and over in Cove City town:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $571 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greenville, NC (28.8 miles , pop. 60,476).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (86.4 miles , pop. 276,093).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (353.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Dover, NC (2.6 miles ), Trenton, NC (3.0 miles ), Vanceboro, NC (3.5 miles ), River Bend, NC (3.5 miles ), Pollocksville, NC (3.7 miles ), Grifton, NC (3.8 miles ), Trent Woods, NC (3.9 miles ), New Bern, NC (3.9 miles ).
Latitude: 35.19 N, Longitude: 77.32 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 252
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -72 (-14.3%).
Work and jobs in Cove City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Cove City, North Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Cove City-area historical tornado activity is above North Carolina state average. It is 52% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.7 miles away from the Cove City town center killed 16 people and injured 153 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 3/28/1984, a category F4 tornado 34.9 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 149 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Cove City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below North Carolina state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/6/1994 at 19:54:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.6 LG, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 33.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Craven County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 12, Floods: 2, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 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 Cove City:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cove City:
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Public elementary/middle school in Cove City:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.64. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.3 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Cove City and their reported violations in the past:COVE CITY, TOWN OF (Population served: 691, Purch_groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 8.9%
(19.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.3% for Black residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Cove City compared to North Carolina state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Cove City town (based on Craven County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.34%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 23
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 55
Number of full-service restaurants: 63
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Cove City government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Cove City government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Cove City government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
11.29% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,500 average adjusted gross income)
0.56% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,437 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
10.66% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,713 average adjusted gross income)
0.42% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,459 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Cove City:
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TV broadcast stations around Cove City:
Cove City fatal accident list:
Jun 24, 1979 04:20 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Cove City)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Cove City, NC
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.