For population 25 years and over in Taylortown:
For population 15 years and over in Taylortown town:
14 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $961 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, NC (34.3 miles , pop. 121,015).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Greensboro, NC (62.4 miles , pop. 223,891).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (407.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Pinehurst, NC (1.5 miles ), Foxfire, NC (2.3 miles ), Seven Lakes, NC (2.4 miles ), Southern Pines, NC (2.4 miles ), Aberdeen, NC (2.6 miles ), Whispering Pines, NC (2.7 miles ), Pinebluff, NC (2.8 miles ), Carthage, NC (3.0 miles ).
Latitude: 35.22 N, Longitude: 79.50 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 910
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +164 (+24.1%).
Work and jobs in Taylortown: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Taylortown, North Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Taylortown-area historical tornado activity is above North Carolina state average. It is 55% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 37.3 miles away from the Taylortown town center killed 7 people and injured 100 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 3/28/1984, a category F4 tornado 40.1 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 395 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Taylortown-area historical earthquake activity is near North Carolina state average. It is 94% 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 69.2 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 39.0 miles away from Taylortown center
On 9/22/2006 at 11:22:00, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 46.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1998 at 02:31:01, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 77.0 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 Moore County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Ice Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Taylortown:
Amtrak station near Taylortown:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Taylortown:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.85. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.7 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 31.7%
(37.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.1% for Black residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Taylortown compared to North Carolina state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Taylortown (based on Moore County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 40.85%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 15
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 36
Number of full-service restaurants: 83
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Taylortown government finances in 2002:
8.01% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($65,407 average adjusted gross income)
0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($979 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.09% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($50,258 average adjusted gross income)
0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($845 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: