Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, SC (44.6 miles , pop. 116,278).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (84.8 miles , pop. 540,828).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (496.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Oswego, SC (2.4 miles) , Mayesville, SC (2.6 miles ), Lynchburg, SC (3.0 miles ), Bishopville, SC (3.1 miles ), Ashwood, SC (3.1 miles) , Mulberry, SC (3.3 miles ), East Sumter, SC (3.4 miles ), Lamar, SC (3.4 miles ).
Latitude: 34.08 N, Longitude: 80.24 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 803
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in St. Charles: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in St. Charles, South Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
St. Charles-area historical tornado activity is above South Carolina state average. It is 86% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 38.3 miles away from the St. Charles place center injured 36 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 3/28/1984, a category F4 tornado 38.9 miles away from the place center injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:St. Charles-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below South Carolina state average. It is 89% 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 81.9 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 71.7 miles away from St. Charles 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 38.8 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) earthquake occurred 79.1 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 50.3 miles away from St. Charles center
On 9/22/2006 at 11:22:00, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 49.4 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 Lee County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Flood: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near St. Charles:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to St. Charles:
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00085. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 11.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.8 miles away from the city center.
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Percentage of family households:
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:
St. Charles compared to South Carolina state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for St. Charles CCD (based on Lee County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 36.40%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.06% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,397 average adjusted gross income)
0.16% of residents moved from foreign countries ($107 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.70% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,054 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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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:1