For population 25 years and over in Floyds:
For population 15 years and over in Floyds CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, NC (62.0 miles , pop. 121,015).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (116.0 miles , pop. 276,093).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (457.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Nichols, SC (2.3 miles ), Fair Bluff, NC (3.1 miles ), Mullins, SC (3.2 miles ), Tabor City, NC (3.5 miles ), Lake View, SC (3.5 miles ), Cerro Gordo, NC (3.6 miles ), Marietta, NC (3.6 miles) , Loris, SC (3.7 miles ).
Latitude: 34.18 N, Longitude: 79.08 W
Area code: 843
Unemployment in August 2012:
Work and jobs in Floyds: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Floyds, South Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Floyds-area historical tornado activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 46% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/7/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.4 miles away from the Floyds place center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/8/1957, a category F4 tornado 35.2 miles away from the place center injured 21 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Floyds-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below South Carolina state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 98.3 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 84.5 miles away from Floyds center
On 9/25/2006 at 05:44:25, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 59.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/22/2006 at 11:22:00, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 38.5 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 Horry County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Fires: 3, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Floyds compared to South Carolina state average:
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Religion statistics for Floyds (based on Horry County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 42.28%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 56
Number of supercenters and club stores: 7
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 164
Number of full-service restaurants: 459
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
10.43% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($41,969 average adjusted gross income)
0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($151 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.42% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,960 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($137 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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