For population 25 years and over in Dearing:
For population 15 years and over in Dearing town:
1 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $608 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Augusta-Richmond County, GA (21.0 miles , pop. 195,182).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (118.7 miles , pop. 416,474).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (606.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Harlem, GA (2.0 miles ), Thomson, GA (2.8 miles ), Panhandle, GA (2.9 miles ), Grovetown, GA (3.3 miles ), Fort Gordon, GA (3.6 miles ), Blythe, GA (3.7 miles ), Wrens, GA (3.8 miles ), Appling, GA (3.8 miles ).
Latitude: 33.41 N, Longitude: 82.38 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 706
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -94 (-17.6%).
Work and jobs in Dearing: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Dearing, Georgia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Dearing-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 43% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/22/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 37.4 miles away from the Dearing town center killed 5 people and injured 86 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 11/22/1992, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.2 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 9 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Dearing-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Georgia state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 32.3 miles away from the city center
On 3/18/2003 at 06:04:24, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 34.7 miles away from Dearing center
On 7/13/2003 at 20:15:16, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 75.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/2000 at 22:19:31, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 56.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/3/1992 at 04:21:22, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 37.1 miles away from Dearing center
On 8/8/1993 at 09:24:31, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 48.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in McDuffie County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 2, Flood: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Lee Anderson (boxer) - Boxer, Allen Kelley - Basketball player.
Hospitals/medical centers near Dearing:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dearing:
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Public elementary/middle school in Dearing:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 23.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 21.0 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00523. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.7 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Dearing and their reported violations in the past:UNITED HOUSE OF PRAYER (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 21.5%
(15.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 52.5% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Dearing compared to Georgia state average:
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Religion statistics for Dearing (based on McDuffie County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.58%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
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Dearing government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.43% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,576 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:
6.12% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,206 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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Dearing fatal accident list:
Sep 1, 1997 06:20 AM, 051101, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 15, 1992 10:25 PM, 118, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Mar 8, 1982 04:10 PM, 10, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Dearing)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Dearing)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
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