For population 25 years and over in Ninety Six:
For population 15 years and over in Ninety Six town:
24 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $660 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Augusta, GA (49.3 miles , pop. 138,000).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (98.6 miles , pop. 540,828).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (553.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Coronaca, SC (2.7 miles) , Greenwood, SC (2.8 miles ), Kirksey, SC (3.0 miles ), Cross Hill, SC (3.1 miles ), Chappells, SC (3.3 miles ), Waterloo, SC (3.6 miles ), Promised Land, SC (3.6 miles ), Cokesbury, SC (3.6 miles ).
Latitude: 34.17 N, Longitude: 82.02 W
Area code: 864
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Crime rate in Ninety Six detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -274 (-12.4%).
Work and jobs in Ninety Six: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Ninety Six, South Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Ninety Six-area historical tornado activity is above South Carolina state average. It is 82% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/13/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 0.5 miles away from the Ninety Six town center killed 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 3/31/1973, a category F4 tornado 14.7 miles away from the town center killed 7 people and injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Ninety Six-area historical earthquake activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 85% 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 33.9 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 93.8 miles away from Ninety Six center
On 3/18/2003 at 06:04:24, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 59.9 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 29.9 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 44.7 miles away from Ninety Six center
On 12/7/2007 at 11:07:03, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 74.6 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).
Birthplace of: Benjamin Mays - Educator, Cal Drummond - Baseball umpire.
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 12.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Ninety Six and their reported violations in the past:NINETY SIX CPW (Population served: 2800, Purch_surface_water):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 16.6%
(10.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 44.2% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Ninety Six compared to South Carolina state average:
Banks with branches in Ninety Six (2011 data):
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Neighborhoods in Ninety Six:(Ninety Six, South Carolina Neighborhood Map)
Religion statistics for Ninety Six (based on Greenwood County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 57.96%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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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
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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:
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Ninety Six fatal accident list:
Aug 5, 1997 06:05 AM, 34, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jul 3, 1985 01:41 PM, 34, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
May 11, 1978 06:27 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Ninety Six)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Ninety Six, SC)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ninety Six)
FAA Registered Aircraft:7
Businesses in Ninety Six, SC
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.