Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, SC (41.0 miles , pop. 116,278).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (91.7 miles , pop. 540,828).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (545.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Saluda, SC (2.7 miles ), Silverstreet, SC (2.8 miles ), Chappells, SC (3.5 miles) , Prosperity, SC (3.6 miles ), Newberry, SC (3.7 miles ), Ward, SC (4.1 miles) , Batesburg-Leesville, SC (4.1 miles ), Ridge Spring, SC (4.2 miles ).
Latitude: 34.10 N, Longitude: 81.72 W
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Saluda River: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Saluda River, South Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Saluda River-area historical tornado activity is above South Carolina state average. It is 89% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/13/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.1 miles away from the Saluda River place center killed 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 3/28/1984, a category F4 tornado 29.4 miles away from the place center killed 5 people and injured 49 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Saluda River-area historical earthquake activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 86% 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 46.9 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 79.7 miles away from Saluda River center
On 3/18/2003 at 06:04:24, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 72.9 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 33.2 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 44.1 miles away from Saluda River center
On 12/7/2007 at 11:07:03, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 83.1 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 Saluda County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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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:
Saluda River compared to South Carolina state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Saluda River CCD (based on Saluda County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.53%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.52% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,093 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:
5.68% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,406 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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