For population 25 years and over in Creswell:
For population 15 years and over in Creswell town:
59 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $950 (1.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greenville, NC (58.0 miles , pop. 60,476).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Virginia Beach, VA (68.9 miles , pop. 425,257).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (293.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Columbia, NC (3.0 miles ), Roper, NC (3.5 miles ), Edenton, NC (4.2 miles ), Plymouth, NC (4.5 miles ), Hertford, NC (4.7 miles ), Winfall, NC (4.9 miles ), Pantego, NC (5.0 miles) , Belhaven, NC (5.1 miles ).
Latitude: 35.87 N, Longitude: 76.39 W
Area code: 252
Population change in the 1990s: -81 (-22.6%).
Work and jobs in Creswell: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Creswell, North Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Creswell-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 14% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 47.1 miles away from the Creswell town center killed 16 people and injured 153 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 11/17/1988, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 0.8 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Creswell-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below North Carolina state average. It is 98% 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 59.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Washington County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Fire: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Elmo Langley - Racing driver.
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Creswell and their reported violations in the past:PETTIGREW STATE PARK (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Creswell that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 19.2%
(15.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.6% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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No gay or lesbian households reported
Creswell compared to North Carolina state average:
Banks with branches in Creswell (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Creswell town (based on Washington County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.24%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
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Creswell government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
4.92% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,116 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:
6.01% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,621 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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Creswell fatal accident list:
Dec 30, 1997 01:04 PM, Us64, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Creswell)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Creswell, NC