For population 25 years and over in Lincolnton:
For population 15 years and over in Lincolnton city:
33 residents are foreign born (0.4% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,450 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Augusta, GA (35.0 miles , pop. 138,000).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (110.8 miles , pop. 416,474).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (590.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: South Lincolnton, GA (2.4 miles ), Willington, SC (3.5 miles) , Plum Branch, SC (3.6 miles) , McCormick, SC (3.7 miles ), Washington-Metasville, GA (3.8 miles ), Parksville, SC (3.8 miles) , Mount Carmel, SC (3.9 miles ), Washington, GA (4.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 33.79 N, Longitude: 82.48 W
Area code: 706
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 Lincolnton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +114 (+7.7%).
Work and jobs in Lincolnton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Lincolnton, Georgia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Lincolnton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 60% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/31/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.5 miles away from the Lincolnton city center killed 7 people and injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 11/22/1992, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.9 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 9 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Lincolnton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Georgia state average. It is 77% 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 5.4 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 24.8 miles away from Lincolnton center
On 1/18/2000 at 22:19:31, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 69.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/3/1992 at 04:21:22, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 10.5 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 51.9 miles away from Lincolnton center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Lincoln County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Garrison Hearst - 2005 NFL player (Denver Broncos, born: Jan 4, 1971), Barney Bussey - Football player, Joe Haynes (baseball) - Baseball player, Lizzy Long - Musisian, Pettis Norman - Player of football.
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 30.8%
(15.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 47.6% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 14.3% for American Indian residents, 73.3% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
9 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
72 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
Lincolnton compared to Georgia state average:
Banks with branches in Lincolnton (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Lincolnton (based on Lincoln County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.31%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
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Lincolnton government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.99% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($43,054 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:
6.13% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,140 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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Lincolnton fatal accident list:
Aug 23, 2003 12:45 AM, Us-378 (Sr 47), Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Sep 4, 1995 00:20 AM, 120, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Feb 10, 1993 00:37 AM, 518, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 16, 1991 08:50 PM, 207, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Apr 14, 1989 08:45 PM, 33, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Lincolnton)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Lincolnton, GA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lincolnton)
FAA Registered Aircraft:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 8 patent applications in 2008-2013.