For population 25 years and over in Grover:
For population 15 years and over in Grover town:
26 residents are foreign born (0.9% Asia, 0.6% Latin America, 0.4% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,171 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gastonia, NC (16.2 miles , pop. 66,277).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (35.1 miles , pop. 540,828).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (480.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Earl, NC (2.3 miles ), Blacksburg, SC (2.3 miles ), Patterson Springs, NC (2.4 miles ), Kings Mountain, NC (2.8 miles ), Light Oak, NC (2.9 miles ), Smyrna, SC (3.0 miles) , Shelby, NC (3.1 miles ), East Gaffney, SC (3.5 miles ).
Latitude: 35.17 N, Longitude: 81.45 W
Area code: 704
Population change in the 1990s: +193 (+38.2%).
Work and jobs in Grover: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Grover, North Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Grover-area historical tornado activity is above North Carolina state average. It is 59% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/5/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.7 miles away from the Grover town 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 21.8 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 52 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Grover-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 68.0 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 93.9 miles away from Grover center
On 8/25/2005 at 03:09:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 MW, Depth: 5.0 mi) earthquake occurred 90.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1998 at 02:31:01, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 41.2 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 40.6 miles away from Grover center
On 8/4/2007 at 10:04:46, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 5.8 mi) earthquake occurred 42.3 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 Cleveland County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 2, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Snowfall: 1, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2002 was 20.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.6 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2000 was 3.86. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.7 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 26.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.3 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 32.0%
(38.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 36.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Grover compared to North Carolina state average:
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Religion statistics for Grover (based on Cleveland County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 62.61%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 18
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 60
Number of full-service restaurants: 65
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Grover government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.06% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,388 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($200 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 ($31,243 average adjusted gross income)
0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($131 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Grover fatal accident list:
Oct 13, 2007 08:51 AM, Us-29, Lat: 35.172347, Lon: -81.443750, Vehicles: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 10, 2005 04:25 PM, Sr-226, Rp-2235, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Sep 1, 1987 02:35 PM, Cleveland, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Nov 5, 1977 06:10 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Grover)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Grover)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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