For population 25 years and over in Trenton:
For population 15 years and over in Trenton town:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,031 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Augusta, GA (21.9 miles , pop. 138,000).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (116.7 miles , pop. 540,828).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (569.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Edgefield, SC (2.4 miles ), Johnston, SC (2.6 miles ), Ward, SC (3.2 miles) , Murphys Estates, SC (3.4 miles ), Stevens Creek, SC (3.4 miles ), Edisto-Shaws, SC (3.5 miles ), Ridge Spring, SC (3.6 miles ), Gloverville, SC (3.8 miles ).
Latitude: 33.74 N, Longitude: 81.84 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 803
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: -88 (-28.0%).
Work and jobs in Trenton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Trenton, South Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Trenton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 71% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/7/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.2 miles away from the Trenton town center killed one person and injured 9 people and caused $1 million in damages.
On 12/13/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 32.2 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Trenton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 82% 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 38.3 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 99.0 miles away from Trenton center
On 3/18/2003 at 06:04:24, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 60.4 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 15.9 miles away from the city center
On 7/13/2003 at 20:15:16, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.7 miles away from Trenton center
On 1/18/2000 at 22:19:31, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 94.7 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 Edgefield County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Benjamin Tillman - Politician.
Hospitals/medical centers near Trenton:
Airports located in Trenton:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Trenton:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
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.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00523. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 1.3%
(1.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Trenton compared to South Carolina state average:
Banks with branches in Trenton (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Trenton (based on Edgefield County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 32.59%
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): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Trenton government finances in 2002:
7.07% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($42,341 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:
7.21% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,502 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Trenton:
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TV broadcast stations around Trenton:
Trenton fatal accident list:
Oct 14, 2008 06:25 AM, Sr-19, Us-25, Lat: 33.734333, Lon: -81.853767, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Oct 23, 1998 03:02 PM, 471, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 15, 1979 10:00 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Trenton)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:71 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Trenton, SC)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Trenton)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Trenton)
FAA Registered Aircraft:23 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2013.