For population 25 years and over in Peachland:
For population 15 years and over in Peachland town:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,043 (1.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Concord, NC (34.2 miles , pop. 55,977).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (35.2 miles , pop. 540,828).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (445.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Polkton, NC (1.9 miles ), Marshville, NC (2.4 miles ), Wingate, NC (3.2 miles ), Wadesboro, NC (3.3 miles ), Ansonville, NC (3.4 miles ), Unionville, NC (3.9 miles ), Mount Croghan, SC (4.0 miles) , Lilesville, NC (4.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 34.99 N, Longitude: 80.26 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 704
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +87 (+18.6%).
Work and jobs in Peachland: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Peachland, North Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Peachland-area historical tornado activity is above North Carolina state average. It is 74% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/5/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.8 miles away from the Peachland town center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 4/8/1957, a category F4 tornado 30.8 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 70 people.
Earthquake activity:Peachland-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 28.8 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 27.9 miles away from Peachland center
On 9/22/2006 at 11:22:00, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 49.3 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 46.0 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 Peachland:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Peachland:
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Public elementary/middle school in Peachland:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 19.2%
(16.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.9% for Black residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Peachland compared to North Carolina state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Peachland (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:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Peachland government finances 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Peachland:
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TV broadcast stations around Peachland:
Peachland fatal accident list:
Mar 2, 2007 07:33 PM, Us-74, Lat: 34.990111, Lon: -80.267503, Vehicles: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
Jul 7, 2005 05:45 PM, Us-74, New York St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 26, 1997 09:35 AM, Us74, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 9, 1994 10:30 AM, Us74, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 9, Fatalities: 1
Dec 24, 1984 01:00 PM, 1403, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Peachland)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Peachland)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Peachland, NC
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.