For population 25 years and over in Manteo:
For population 15 years and over in Manteo town:
277 residents are foreign born (15.1% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $2,370 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Virginia Beach, VA (68.4 miles , pop. 425,257).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (284.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Nags Head, NC (1.9 miles ), Wanchese, NC (2.1 miles ), Kill Devil Hills, NC (2.9 miles ), Kitty Hawk, NC (3.5 miles ), Southern Shores, NC (4.0 miles ), Columbia, NC (5.7 miles ), Creswell, NC (6.4 miles ), Elizabeth City, NC (6.4 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 35.90 N, Longitude: 75.67 W
Area code: 252
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Crime rate in Manteo detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 8 (7 officers).
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Work and jobs in Manteo: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Manteo, North Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Manteo-area historical tornado activity is below North Carolina state average. It is 42% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/28/1982, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 6.8 miles away from the Manteo town center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 7/31/1978, a category F2 tornado 8.7 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 4 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Manteo-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below North Carolina state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/6/1994 at 19:54:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.6 LG, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 84.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Dare County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 10, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Airports located in Manteo:
Local government website: www.manteo.govoffice.com
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Public high schools in Manteo:
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Manteo and their reported violations in the past:ELIZABETHAN GARDENS (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Manteo that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 32.0%
(20.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 82.9% for Black residents, 38.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
8 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000
Manteo compared to North Carolina state average:
Banks with branches in Manteo (2011 data):
Fire-safe hotels and motels in Manteo, North Carolina:
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Religion statistics for Manteo (based on Dare County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 38.97%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 18
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
Number of full-service restaurants: 123
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Manteo government finances in 2002(per resident):
9.83% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($48,490 average adjusted gross income)
0.23% of residents moved from foreign countries ($206 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
9.41% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($44,670 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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Manteo fatal accident list:
Nov 19, 1989 03:44 PM, 64, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Sep 1, 1986 07:24 AM, 64-264, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Manteo)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 24 (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 Manteo, NC)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 39 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Manteo)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 26 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Manteo)
Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2013.