Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: North Charleston, SC (43.5 miles , pop. 79,641).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (165.0 miles , pop. 540,828).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (586.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Walterboro, SC (2.8 miles ), Yemassee, SC (3.2 miles ), Islandton, SC (3.4 miles) , Sheldon, SC (3.9 miles) , Williams, SC (3.9 miles) , Cottageville, SC (4.3 miles ), Jacksonboro, SC (4.3 miles ), Varnville, SC (4.3 miles ).
Latitude: 32.82 N, Longitude: 80.76 W
Area code: 843
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Hendersonville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Hendersonville, South Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Hendersonville-area historical tornado activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 18% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/15/2008, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 29.5 miles away from the Hendersonville place center .
On 4/23/1983, a category F3 tornado 35.7 miles away from the place center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Hendersonville-area historical earthquake activity is above South Carolina state average. It is 78% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 36.2 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 40.7 miles away from Hendersonville center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 56.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/17/1995 at 13:45:57, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 41.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/8/2002 at 13:29:03, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 2.4 mi) earthquake occurred 54.8 miles away from Hendersonville center
On 7/13/2003 at 20:15:16, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 87.3 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 Colleton County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Jake Pittillo - College basketball player (NC Asheville Bulldogs), John Thomas Kennedy - Army Medal of Honor recipient.
Medal of Honor Recipient born in Hendersonville: John T. Kennedy.
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 13.8. This is significantly better than average. There were 16 monitors within city limits.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 25.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.5 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2002 was 0.00015. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.6 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:
Hendersonville compared to South Carolina state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Hendersonville CCD (based on Colleton County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.85%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 12
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 39
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.71% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,985 average adjusted gross income)
0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($292 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.99% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,839 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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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2