Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, SC (10.0 miles , pop. 116,278).
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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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
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People in group quarters in Dutch Fork in 2000:
Dutch Fork compared to South Carolina state average:
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Religion statistics for Dutch Fork CCD (based on Richland County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 41.60%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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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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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
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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