For population 25 years and over in Pembroke:
For population 15 years and over in Pembroke town:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $730 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Roanoke, VA (37.6 miles , pop. 94,911).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Greensboro, NC (97.1 miles , pop. 223,891).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (349.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Pearisburg, VA (2.3 miles ), Narrows, VA (3.1 miles ), Peterstown, WV (3.2 miles ), Rich Creek, VA (3.3 miles ), Fairlawn, VA (3.5 miles ), Glen Lyn, VA (3.6 miles) , Blacksburg, VA (3.7 miles ), Radford, VA (3.7 miles ).
Latitude: 37.32 N, Longitude: 80.64 W
Area code: 540
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Crime rate in Pembroke detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +72 (+6.8%).
Work and jobs in Pembroke: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Pembroke, Virginia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Pembroke-area historical tornado activity is below Virginia state average. It is 63% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/4/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 36.5 miles away from the Pembroke town center injured 12 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/4/1974, a category F3 tornado 39.2 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Pembroke-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Virginia state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 71.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 74.6 miles away from Pembroke center
On 6/29/1996 at 19:30:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 72.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/22/1991 at 01:01:20, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 9.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 48.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/26/1995 at 00:36:17, a magnitude 3.5 (3.1 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 60.1 miles away from Pembroke center
On 10/28/1997 at 10:36:46, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 77.3 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 Giles County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Pembroke:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pembroke:
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Pembroke that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 10.2%
(9.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.6% for Black residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Pembroke compared to Virginia state average:
Banks with branches in Pembroke (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Pembroke (based on Giles County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.69%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
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Pembroke government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.69% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,892 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:
4.43% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,230 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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Pembroke fatal accident list:
Apr 22, 1989 08:40 PM, 460, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 1, 1979 07:39 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:6
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pembroke)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Pembroke, VA
Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2014.