For population 25 years and over in Due West:
For population 15 years and over in Due West town:
44 residents are foreign born (1.7% Europe, 0.7% Asia, 0.7% Africa, 0.5% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $287 (0.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greenville, SC (35.4 miles , pop. 56,002).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (107.2 miles , pop. 540,828).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (559.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Donalds, SC (1.9 miles ), Honea Path, SC (2.8 miles ), Hodges, SC (2.9 miles) , Antreville, SC (3.0 miles) , Ware Shoals, SC (3.0 miles ), Abbeville, SC (3.3 miles ), Cokesbury, SC (3.3 miles ), Lake Secession, SC (3.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 34.33 N, Longitude: 82.39 W
Area code: 864
City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime in Due West detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -8 (-0.7%).
Work and jobs in Due West: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Due West, South Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Due West-area historical tornado activity is above South Carolina state average. It is 76% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/31/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.9 miles away from the Due West town center killed 7 people and injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 12/13/1973, a category F4 tornado 23.5 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Due West-area historical earthquake activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 87% 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 52.9 miles away from Due West center
On 1/3/1992 at 04:21:22, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 27.1 miles away from the city center
On 8/8/1993 at 09:24:31, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 66.3 miles away from the city center
On 12/7/2007 at 11:07:03, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 64.5 miles away from Due West center
On 6/16/2006 at 00:57:27, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 94.7 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 Abbeville County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Charlayne Hunter-Gault - (born 1942), journalist and integrationist.
Hospitals/medical centers near Due West:
College/University in Due West:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Due West:
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Public elementary/middle school in Due West:
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 26.0. This is about average. There were 20 monitors within city limits.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00481. This is significantly better than average. There were 2 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 12.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.8 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 21.1%
(17.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 36.9% 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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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
People in group quarters in Due West:
Due West compared to South Carolina state average:
Banks with branches in Due West (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Due West (based on Abbeville County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.83%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.45% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,350 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:
5.97% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,680 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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Due West fatal accident list:
Feb 11, 1993 10:00 AM, 184, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 14, 1976 01:50 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Due West)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Due West)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Due West, SC