For population 25 years and over in Fingerville:
For population 15 years and over in Fingerville CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greenville, SC (28.7 miles , pop. 56,002).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (68.4 miles , pop. 540,828).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (505.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Campobello, SC (2.6 miles ), Inman, SC (2.7 miles ), Boiling Springs, SC (2.8 miles ), Inman Mills, SC (2.8 miles ), Gramling, SC (2.9 miles ), Landrum, SC (3.0 miles ), Chesnee, SC (3.1 miles ), Valley Falls, SC (3.2 miles ).
Latitude: 35.14 N, Longitude: 82.04 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 864
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Fingerville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Fingerville, South Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Fingerville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 44% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/5/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.5 miles away from the Fingerville place center killed 2 people and injured 35 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/5/1989, a category F4 tornado 34.2 miles away from the place center killed 4 people and injured 52 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Fingerville-area historical earthquake activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 86% 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 91.7 miles away from the city 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 96.5 miles away from Fingerville center
On 8/25/2005 at 03:09:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 MW, Depth: 5.0 mi) earthquake occurred 66.6 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 9.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/4/2007 at 10:04:46, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 5.8 mi) earthquake occurred 24.1 miles away from Fingerville center
On 6/5/1998 at 02:31:01, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 72.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Spartanburg County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Ice Storms: 2, Flood: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Fingerville:
Amtrak station near Fingerville:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fingerville:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 26.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00008. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.8 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2008 was 0.314. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 1.72. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 8.58. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 23.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.5 miles away from the city center.
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
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:
2 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms in 2000
Fingerville compared to South Carolina state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Fingerville (based on Spartanburg County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.90%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 49
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 22
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 148
Number of full-service restaurants: 209
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.50% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($41,490 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($244 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.68% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,361 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($217 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:5
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: