For population 25 years and over in Vance:
For population 15 years and over in Vance town:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $274 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: North Charleston, SC (44.7 miles , pop. 79,641).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (124.7 miles , pop. 540,828).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (539.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Santee, SC (2.2 miles ), Eutawville, SC (2.3 miles ), Holly Hill, SC (2.8 miles ), Elloree, SC (3.3 miles ), Summerton, SC (3.5 miles ), Harleyville, SC (3.9 miles ), Bowman, SC (4.1 miles ), Cross, SC (4.1 miles ).
Latitude: 33.44 N, Longitude: 80.42 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 803
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 Vance detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -6 (-2.8%).
Work and jobs in Vance: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Vance, South Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Vance-area historical tornado activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 54% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/15/2007, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 24.9 miles away from the Vance town center killed one person and injured 5 people.
On 12/10/2004, a category F3 tornado 25.4 miles away from the town center injured one person.
Earthquake activity:Vance-area historical earthquake activity is above South Carolina state average. It is 78% 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 40.3 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 32.0 miles away from Vance center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 76.7 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 39.5 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) earthquake occurred 81.2 miles away from Vance center
On 9/25/2006 at 05:44:25, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.8 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 Orangeburg County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Flood: 1, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Airports located in Vance:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Vance:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 31.8%
(10.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.7% for Black residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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No gay or lesbian households reported
Vance compared to South Carolina state average:
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Religion statistics for Vance (based on Orangeburg County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.80%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 23
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 78
Number of full-service restaurants: 58
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5.01% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,561 average adjusted gross income)
0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($148 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.64% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,679 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($131 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Vance)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.