For population 25 years and over in Plymouth:
For population 15 years and over in Plymouth town:
12 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $913 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greenville, NC (39.4 miles , pop. 60,476).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Norfolk, VA (76.0 miles , pop. 234,403).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (299.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Roper, NC (2.7 miles ), Jamesville, NC (3.0 miles ), Windsor, NC (3.8 miles ), Edenton, NC (4.0 miles ), Williamston, NC (4.2 miles ), Pinetown, NC (4.3 miles) , Pantego, NC (4.4 miles) , Creswell, NC (4.5 miles ).
Latitude: 35.86 N, Longitude: 76.75 W
Area code: 252
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Plymouth detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 13 (13 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -258 (-5.9%).
Work and jobs in Plymouth: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Plymouth, North Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Plymouth-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 38% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.3 miles away from the Plymouth town center killed 16 people and injured 153 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 11/8/1957, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.1 miles away from the town center injured 5 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Plymouth-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below North Carolina state average. It is 98% 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 54.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Washington County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Fire: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Jacklyn H. Lucas - Marine Corps Medal of Honor recipient, Aaron Anderson - Navy Medal of Honor recipient, Don Brown (author) - Thriller writer, Charles Bowser - Football player, J. B. Smoove - Actor, Joe Barber - College basketball player (NC Asheville Bulldogs).
Medal of Honor Recipient born in Plymouth: Jacklyn Harold Lucas.
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.12. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Plymouth and their reported violations in the past:PROMISE LAND CHURCH OF CHRIST (Population served: 120, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 38.5%
(12.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 47.5% for Black residents, 76.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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19 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
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Religion statistics for Plymouth town (based on Washington County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.24%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
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4.92% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,116 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:
6.01% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,621 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Plymouth)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Plymouth, NC)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Plymouth)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Plymouth)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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