Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: North Charleston, SC (42.8 miles , pop. 79,641).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (156.0 miles , pop. 540,828).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (522.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Georgetown, SC (3.3 miles ), McClellanville, SC (3.6 miles ), Andrews, SC (3.8 miles ), Jamestown, SC (3.9 miles) , Trio, SC (4.3 miles) , Cordesville, SC (4.4 miles) , Pawleys Island, SC (4.6 miles) , Plantersville, SC (4.7 miles) .
Latitude: 33.27 N, Longitude: 79.44 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 843
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Sampit-Santee: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Sampit-Santee, South Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Sampit-Santee-area historical tornado activity is slightly below South Carolina state average. It is 15% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/4/1979, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 10.5 miles away from the Sampit-Santee place center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 10/11/2002, a category F2 tornado 10.5 miles away from the place center injured 8 people and caused $750,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Sampit-Santee-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 48.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 42.2 miles away from Sampit-Santee center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 66.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/17/1995 at 13:45:57, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 42.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/8/2002 at 13:29:03, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 2.4 mi) earthquake occurred 65.7 miles away from Sampit-Santee center
On 11/13/1990 at 15:22:13, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 2.1 mi) earthquake occurred 46.2 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 Georgetown County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Sampit-Santee:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sampit-Santee:
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00299. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.7 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 0.698. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 12.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.4 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:
29 people in unknown juvenile institutions in 2000
Sampit-Santee compared to South Carolina state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Sampit-Santee CCD (based on Georgetown County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.31%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 14
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
Number of full-service restaurants: 81
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.25% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($54,998 average adjusted gross income)
0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($414 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.07% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($40,031 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($255 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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