For population 25 years and over in Garland:
For population 15 years and over in Garland town:
41 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $900 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, NC (35.4 miles , pop. 121,015).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (72.7 miles , pop. 276,093).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (402.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Ingold, NC (2.0 miles ), Delway, NC (3.1 miles ), Harrells, NC (3.4 miles) , White Lake, NC (3.5 miles ), Roseboro, NC (3.6 miles ), Bonnetsville, NC (3.8 miles ), Clinton, NC (3.9 miles ), Ivanhoe, NC (4.0 miles ).
Latitude: 34.79 N, Longitude: 78.39 W
Area code: 910
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Garland detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +38 (+4.9%).
Work and jobs in Garland: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Garland, North Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Garland-area historical tornado activity is above North Carolina state average. It is 63% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/8/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.7 miles away from the Garland town center killed 4 people and injured 70 people.
On 3/28/1984, a category F4 tornado 19.9 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 149 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Garland-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below North Carolina state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/6/1994 at 19:54:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.6 LG, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 95.2 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 84.2 miles away from Garland center
On 9/22/2006 at 11:22:00, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 69.5 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 Sampson County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Tornadoes: 2, Storms: 2, Flood: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Garland:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Garland:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Garland and their reported violations in the past:FRIENDSHIP BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:GREENSBRIDGE COUNTRY CLUB (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:PARKERSBURG BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 49.4%
(28.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 79.1% for Black residents, 35.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 35.6% 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)
37 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
5 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
Garland compared to North Carolina state average:
Banks with branches in Garland (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Garland town (based on Sampson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.43%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 14
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 42
Number of full-service restaurants: 31
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Garland government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Garland government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
5.28% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,915 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($216 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.15% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,069 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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Garland fatal accident list:
Jun 10, 1995 03:15 AM, Nc411, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 2, 1979 10:30 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 3 meters (10ft)
Total average daily traffic: 51,000
Total average daily truck traffic: 3,060
Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic: 102,000
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Garland)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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