For population 25 years and over in Morven:
For population 15 years and over in Morven town:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $274 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Concord, NC (50.5 miles , pop. 55,977).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (52.6 miles , pop. 540,828).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (444.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: McFarlan, NC (1.9 miles) , Lilesville, NC (2.7 miles ), Wadesboro, NC (2.9 miles ), Chesterfield, SC (3.2 miles ), Cordova, NC (3.3 miles ), Ruby, SC (3.6 miles ), Cheraw, SC (3.6 miles ), East Rockingham, NC (3.7 miles ).
Latitude: 34.86 N, Longitude: 80.00 W
Area code: 704
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -11 (-1.9%).
Work and jobs in Morven: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Morven, North Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Morven-area historical tornado activity is above North Carolina state average. It is 73% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.7 miles away from the Morven town center injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 3/28/1984, a category F4 tornado 20.5 miles away from the town center killed 7 people and injured 100 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Morven-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/13/1998 at 09:56:11, a magnitude 3.9 (3.5 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 31.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/2006 at 05:44:25, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 10.7 miles away from Morven center
On 9/22/2006 at 11:22:00, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 32.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1998 at 02:31:01, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 63.0 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 Anson County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Morven:
Amtrak station near Morven:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Morven:
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Public elementary/middle school in Morven:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.52. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.5 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 0.00017. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.5 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 31.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 16.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 20.5 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 31.8%
(15.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 32.9% for Black residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Morven compared to North Carolina state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Morven town (based on Anson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 48.79%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Morven government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Morven government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Morven government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
3.97% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,596 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:
5.08% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,759 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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Morven fatal accident list:
Dec 27, 2002 06:45 PM, Sr-145, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Morven)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: