For population 25 years and over in Lane:
For population 15 years and over in Lane town:
1 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $313 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: North Charleston, SC (45.0 miles , pop. 79,641).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (128.3 miles , pop. 540,828).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (518.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Greeleyville, SC (2.7 miles ), St. Stephen, SC (2.9 miles ), Kingstree, SC (3.2 miles ), Trio, SC (3.7 miles ), Bonneau, SC (4.0 miles ), Andrews, SC (4.4 miles ), Nesmith, SC (4.4 miles ), Cades, SC (4.4 miles ).
Latitude: 33.53 N, Longitude: 79.88 W
Area code: 843
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 Lane detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 4 (2 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +56 (+10.6%).
Work and jobs in Lane: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Lane, South Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Lane-area historical tornado activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 37% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/7/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 51.6 miles away from the Lane town center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/15/2007, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 40.1 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 5 people.
Earthquake activity:Lane-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 82% 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 45.9 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 35.6 miles away from Lane 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 77.6 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 41.5 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) earthquake occurred 82.2 miles away from Lane center
On 9/25/2006 at 05:44:25, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 84.4 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 Williamsburg County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Tropical Storms: 2, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Clyde Simmons - Football player.
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Lane and their reported violations in the past:LANE TOWN OF (Population served: 712, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 33.1%
(25.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.2% for Black residents)
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No gay or lesbian households reported
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Religion statistics for Lane (based on Williamsburg County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.39%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
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Lane government finances in 2002(per resident):
4.20% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($24,065 average adjusted gross income)
0.13% of residents moved from foreign countries ($297 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.73% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($22,813 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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Lane fatal accident list:
Nov 4, 1983 06:45 PM, 90, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
May 10, 1978 10:20 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 22, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total average daily traffic: 1,000
Total average daily truck traffic: 55
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 1,370
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Lane)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
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