For population 25 years and over in Trenton:
For population 15 years and over in Trenton town:
1 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $856 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jacksonville, NC (21.2 miles , pop. 66,715).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (89.4 miles , pop. 276,093).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (362.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Pollocksville, NC (2.9 miles ), Cove City, NC (3.0 miles ), Dover, NC (3.4 miles ), River Bend, NC (3.4 miles ), Maysville, NC (3.6 miles ), Trent Woods, NC (3.9 miles ), Richlands, NC (4.0 miles ), Brices Creek, NC (4.0 miles ).
Latitude: 35.06 N, Longitude: 77.36 W
Area code: 252
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Average climate in Trenton, North Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Trenton-area historical tornado activity is above North Carolina state average. It is 47% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.2 miles away from the Trenton town center killed 16 people and injured 153 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 3/17/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.9 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 85 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Trenton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below North Carolina state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/6/1994 at 19:54:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.6 LG, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 34.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Jones County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 10, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Trenton:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Trenton:
Public high school in Trenton:
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 16.6. This is better than average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.25. This is about average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 26.2%
(25.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 22.3% for Black residents, 94.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 33.3% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
4 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
Trenton compared to North Carolina state average:
Banks with branches in Trenton (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Trenton (based on Jones County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 38.83%
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): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Trenton government finances in 2002(per resident):
7.41% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,592 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:
7.91% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,513 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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Trenton fatal accident list:
Sep 20, 2003 08:00 PM, Sr-41, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Trenton)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Trenton, NC)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Trenton)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Trenton)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Trenton, NC
Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2013.