For population 25 years and over in Dutch Fork:
For population 15 years and over in Dutch Fork CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (79.5 miles , pop. 540,828).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (526.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Irmo, SC (1.2 miles ), Seven Oaks, SC (1.8 miles ), St. Andrews, SC (2.2 miles ), Lake Murray of Richland, SC (2.5 miles ), Camp Ground, SC (2.7 miles ), Oak Grove, SC (2.8 miles ), West Columbia, SC (2.9 miles ), Lexington, SC (2.9 miles ).
Latitude: 34.09 N, Longitude: 81.16 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 803
Unemployment in July 2013:
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Average climate in Dutch Fork, South Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Dutch Fork-area historical tornado activity is above South Carolina state average. It is 98% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.3 miles away from the Dutch Fork place center killed 5 people and injured 49 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 8/16/1994, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.0 miles away from the place center injured 40 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Dutch Fork-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below South Carolina state average. It is 88% 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 77.6 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 93.9 miles away from Dutch Fork center
On 4/13/1998 at 09:56:11, a magnitude 3.9 (3.5 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 53.5 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/2006 at 05:44:25, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.2 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 40.3 miles away from Dutch Fork center
On 9/22/2006 at 11:22:00, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Richland County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 20.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00282. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.58. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 5.04. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.4 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 27.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.4 miles away from the city center.
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Dutch Fork compared to South Carolina state average:
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Religion statistics for Dutch Fork (based on Richland County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 41.60%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 53
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 145
Number of full-service restaurants: 252
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9.71% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,595 average adjusted gross income)
0.43% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,226 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.58% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($41,993 average adjusted gross income)
0.23% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,009 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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