For population 25 years and over in Hodges:
For population 15 years and over in Hodges town:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $750 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greenville, SC (39.4 miles , pop. 56,002).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (102.7 miles , pop. 540,828).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (555.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Cokesbury, SC (1.5 miles ), Ware Shoals, SC (2.8 miles ), Donalds, SC (2.9 miles ), Greenwood, SC (2.9 miles ), Due West, SC (2.9 miles ), Coronaca, SC (3.0 miles) , Abbeville, SC (3.3 miles ), Promised Land, SC (3.3 miles ).
Latitude: 34.29 N, Longitude: 82.25 W
Area code: 864
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: +38 (+31.7%).
Average climate in Hodges, South Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Hodges-area historical tornado activity is above South Carolina state average. It is 79% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/31/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 1.2 miles away from the Hodges town center killed 7 people and injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 12/13/1973, a category F4 tornado 14.9 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Hodges-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 31.9 miles away from the city center
On 3/18/2003 at 06:04:24, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 55.4 miles away from Hodges center
On 1/3/1992 at 04:21:22, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 26.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/8/1993 at 09:24:31, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 58.7 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 66.5 miles away from Hodges center
On 8/4/2007 at 10:04:46, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 5.8 mi) earthquake occurred 83.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Greenwood County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Hodges:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hodges:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 12.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 24.2%
(25.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Hodges compared to South Carolina state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Neighborhoods in Hodges:(Hodges, South Carolina Neighborhood Map)
Religion statistics for Hodges (based on Greenwood County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 57.96%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 15
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 37
Number of full-service restaurants: 57
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Hodges government finances in 2002:
5.28% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,533 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.36% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,018 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Hodges:
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TV broadcast stations around Hodges:
Hodges fatal accident list:
Dec 17, 1995 05:45 PM, 185, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 15, 1994 01:45 AM, 95, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 8, 1988 09:35 AM, 178, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 2, 1988 06:20 AM, 246, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 1, 1988 08:15 PM, 254, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 5 meters (16ft)
Total average daily traffic: 3,400
Total average daily truck traffic: 272
Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic: 5,916
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:43 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Hodges)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:5
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hodges)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Hodges, SC
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2013.