For population 25 years and over in Troy:
For population 15 years and over in Troy town:
225 residents are foreign born (6.3% Latin America, 1.4% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $730 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Concord, NC (39.8 miles , pop. 55,977).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Greensboro, NC (49.9 miles , pop. 223,891).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (412.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Biscoe, NC (2.6 miles ), Star, NC (2.6 miles ), Candor, NC (3.1 miles ), Mount Gilead, NC (3.4 miles ), Badin, NC (3.6 miles ), Seagrove, NC (3.8 miles ), Norwood, NC (4.0 miles ), Norman, NC (4.1 miles) .
Latitude: 35.36 N, Longitude: 79.90 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,937 (+60.4%)
Area code: 910
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Troy detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 12 (11 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -73 (-2.1%).
Work and jobs in Troy: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Troy, North Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Troy-area historical tornado activity is above North Carolina state average. It is 52% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/7/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.4 miles away from the Troy town center killed one person and injured 4 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 5/5/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 41.1 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Troy-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 92% 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 61.1 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 42.5 miles away from Troy center
On 9/22/2006 at 11:22:00, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 58.7 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 52.8 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 Montgomery County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Henry F. Warner - Army Medal of Honor recipient.
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Local government website: troy.nc.us
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2006 was 23.0. This is about average. There were 26 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.85. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.6 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 0.153. This is significantly worse than average. There were 36 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Troy and their reported violations in the past:LAUREL HILL BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:LONG HILL BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 34.9%
(26.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 43.3% for Black residents, 45.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.3% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 97.7% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
6 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
People in group quarters in Troy in 2000:
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Religion statistics for Troy (based on Montgomery County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.13%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
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Troy government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.42% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,155 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:
5.90% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,811 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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See more detailed statistics of Troy fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Troy)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 33 (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 Troy, NC)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Troy)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Troy)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2013.