For population 25 years and over in Pope AFB:
For population 15 years and over in Pope AFB CDP:
43 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, NC (9.6 miles , pop. 121,015).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (48.8 miles , pop. 276,093).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (394.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Spring Lake, NC (1.5 miles ), Fort Bragg, NC (1.7 miles ), Fayetteville, NC (3.1 miles ), Rockfish, NC (3.7 miles ), Eastover, NC (3.8 miles ), Hope Mills, NC (3.9 miles ), Bunnlevel, NC (4.0 miles ), Wade, NC (4.0 miles ).
Latitude: 35.18 N, Longitude: 79.01 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,772 (+146.0%)
Area code commonly used in this area: 910
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Pope AFB: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Pope AFB, North Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Pope AFB-area historical tornado activity is above North Carolina state average. It is 63% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.0 miles away from the Pope AFB place center killed 4 people and injured 395 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 2/22/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.8 miles away from the place center killed 2 people and injured 60 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Pope AFB-area historical earthquake activity is below North Carolina state average. It is 97% 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 91.4 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 57.4 miles away from Pope AFB center
On 9/22/2006 at 11:22:00, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 54.3 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 Cumberland County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Tornadoes: 2, Storms: 2, Flood: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Amtrak station near Pope AFB:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pope AFB:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 14.1. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.83. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.3 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2009 was 1.11. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.6 miles away from the city center.
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
406 people in military barracks, etc. in 2000
390 people in military transient quarters for temporary residents in 2000
Pope AFB compared to North Carolina state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Pope AFB CDP (based on Cumberland County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 34.80%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 48
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 149
Number of full-service restaurants: 177
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
12.67% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,102 average adjusted gross income)
0.98% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,328 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
13.28% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,048 average adjusted gross income)
0.76% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,893 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0034.00
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