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Oconee County

Population in 2012: 4,248 (90% urban, 10% rural). Population change since 2000: +11.8%
 

Males: 2,078  (48.9%)
Females: 2,170  (51.1%)

Median resident age:  34.7 years
South Carolina median age:  40.2 years

Zip codes: 29691, 29696.

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Estimated median household income in 2011: $34,543 (it was $29,063 in 2000)
Walhalla:

$34,543
South Carolina:

$42,367
Estimated per capita income in 2011: $16,609

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Estimated median house or condo value in 2011: $97,489 (it was $67,500 in 2000)
Walhalla:

$97,489
South Carolina:

$136,000
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $125,353; Detached houses: $134,399; Mobile homes: $37,847

Median gross rent in 2011: $411.

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  • White alone - 2,935 (68.8%)
  • Hispanic - 961 (22.5%)
  • Black alone - 253 (5.9%)
  • Two or more races - 61 (1.4%)
  • Asian alone - 34 (0.8%)
  • American Indian alone - 17 (0.4%)
  • Other race alone - 2 (0.05%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Walhalla: 81.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (14.9%), Irish (13.3%), English (12.5%), United States (11.7%), Scotch-Irish (2.9%), Italian (2.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1027 feet

Land area: 3.71 square miles.

Population density: 1144 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Walhalla:

  • High school or higher: 73.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.6%
  • Unemployed: 11.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Walhalla city:

  • Never married: 20.2%
  • Now married: 44.3%
  • Separated: 5.8%
  • Widowed: 16.9%
  • Divorced: 12.8%

344 residents are foreign born (7.0% Latin America).

This city:  8.1%
South Carolina:  4.5%



According to our research of South Carolina and other state lists there were 14 registered sex offenders living in Walhalla, South Carolina as of April 18, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Walhalla to the number of sex offenders is 250 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $900 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2011: $464 (0.5%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greenville, SC (38.9 miles , pop. 56,002).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (103.5 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (549.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: West Union, SC (1.2 miles ), Westminster, SC (2.7 miles ), Mountain Rest, SC (2.9 miles ), Seneca, SC (2.9 miles ), Long Creek, SC (3.0 miles ), Salem, SC (3.1 miles) , Utica, SC (3.1 miles ), Oakway, SC (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 12 buildings, average cost: $94,200
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $87,000
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $131,000
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $99,300
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $123,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $86,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $170,700
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $150,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 34.77 N, Longitude: 83.06 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +693 (+16.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 106 (8.2%)

Area code: 864

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Crime rates in Walhalla by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 01000010000
per 100,000 0.025.70.00.00.00.027.60.00.00.00.0
Rapes 10222244221
per 100,000 26.00.051.651.952.454.2110.3112.657.546.423.2
Robberies 00003711011
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.078.6189.827.628.20.023.223.2
Assaults 592922182222291722910
per 100,000 1532.9745.3567.7466.7576.2596.4799.8478.7632.7208.7231.9
Burglaries 1322322720263623232927
per 100,000 337.8565.4825.8700.0523.8704.8992.8647.7661.5672.4626.0
Thefts 907274929810210779757395
per 100,000 2338.31850.41909.72385.32566.82765.02950.92224.72157.01692.62202.6
Auto thefts 143329474898
per 100,000 363.777.177.451.9235.7108.4193.1112.6230.1208.7185.5
Arson 00002001101
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.052.40.00.028.228.80.023.2
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 297.7) 473.1319.9294.9283.1338.5387.7514.0337.3323.2217.0218.4

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Crime rate in Walhalla detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 16 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.25
South Carolina average:

2.36

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Walhalla, South Carolina accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.7%
South Carolina:

8.1%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: -151 (-3.8%).

Most common industries in 2007-2011 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (28%)
  • Construction (25%)
  • Utilities (9%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Manufacturing (27%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Utilities (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (7%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)

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Average climate in Walhalla, South Carolina

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Tornado activity:

Walhalla-area historical tornado activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 59% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/27/1994, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.3 miles away from the Walhalla city center injured 37 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/27/1994, a category F3 tornado 23.3 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 45 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Walhalla-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below South Carolina state average. It is 90% 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 70.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 87.5 miles away from Walhalla center
On 7/5/1995 at 14:16:44, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 77.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/25/2005 at 03:09:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 MW, Depth: 5.0 mi) earthquake occurred 78.4 miles away from the city center
On 3/18/2003 at 06:04:24, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 75.3 miles away from Walhalla center
On 10/12/2005 at 06:27:30, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 5.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Oconee County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Ice Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Walhalla topographic map

Birthplace of: John C. Portman, Jr. - Architect, Del Pratt - Baseball player.


Hospitals/medical centers near Walhalla:

  • OCONEE MEDICAL CENTER (Acute Care Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, about 8 miles away; SENECA, SC)

Political contributions by individuals in Walhalla, SC

Airports located in Walhalla:

Amtrak station near Walhalla:

  • 15 miles: CLEMSON (U.S. 123 & STATE HWY. 133) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

Operable nuclear power plants near Walhalla:

  • 9 miles: Oconee 1 and 2 in Seneca, SC.
  • 9 miles: Oconee 3 in Seneca, SC.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Walhalla:

  • Clemson University (about 16 miles; Clemson, SC; Full-time enrollment: 16,837)
  • Southern Wesleyan University (about 17 miles; Central, SC; FT enrollment: 2,354)
  • Tri-County Technical College (about 18 miles; Pendleton, SC; FT enrollment: 4,064)
  • Furman University (about 38 miles; Greenville, SC; FT enrollment: 2,673)
  • Western Carolina University (about 39 miles; Cullowhee, NC; FT enrollment: 6,852)
  • Bob Jones University (about 39 miles; Greenville, SC; FT enrollment: 3,701)
  • Greenville Technical College (about 40 miles; Greenville, SC; FT enrollment: 6,910)

Public high school in Walhalla:

Private high school in Walhalla:

  • FAITH CENTER ACADEMY (Students: 19; Location: 115 WORLEY LN; Grades: KG - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Walhalla:

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Library in Walhalla:

  • OCONEE COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,353,525; Location: 501 W S BROAD ST; 178,168 books; 4,900 audio materials; 3,778 video materials; 35 state licensed databases; 369 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Walhalla: Walhalla City Hall (A), Oconee County Library (B), Oconee County Jail (C), Oconee County Courthouse (D), Oconee County Rural Fire Department Walhalla (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Walhalla include: Walhalla Wesleyan Methodist Church (A), Walhalla Presbyterian Church (B), Walhalla Methodist Church (C), Trinity Methodist Church (D), Saint Johns Evangelical Lutheran Church (E), Saint Francis Catholic Church (F), New Galilee Baptist Church (G), First Baptist Church (H), College Street Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Lutheran Cemetery (1), Westview Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Browns Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Oconee Station Historic Site (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 500 Oconee Station Road).

Courts: Oconee County - Probate Court- Probate Proceedings (200 Booker Drive), Oconee County - Clerk of Court- Circuit & Family Court Records (205 West Main Street), Oconee County - Estate Division- Probate Court- Mental Health Division (200 Booker Drive), Oconee County - Marriage License- Probate Court (415 South Pine Street).

 
Oconee County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 30.9. This is about average.
City:

30.9
U.S.:

32.0
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.450. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.450
U.S.:

2.433
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 33.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

33.2
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.67. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

7.67
U.S.:

9.59


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 23.8%
(20.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.4% for Black residents, 38.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 90.7% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
South Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.0%
Whole state:  67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.0%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Walhalla, SC

161 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
63 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Walhalla compared to South Carolina state average:

Walhalla, South Carolina environmental map by EPA

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  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.


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Banks with branches in Walhalla (2011 data):

  • Blue Ridge Bank: at 100 East Main Street, branch established on 1957/06/17; Walhalla Branch at 100 North John Street, branch established on 1985/11/05. Info updated 2009/04/06: Bank assets: $102.0 mil, Deposits: $91.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Blue Ridge Financial Corporation
  • Community First Bank, Inc.: at 3685 Blue Ridge Boulevard, branch established on 1990/03/12; Messenger Service at 3685 Blue Ridge Boulevard, branch established on 2005/07/01. Info updated 2011/12/15: Bank assets: $519.2 mil, Deposits: $466.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Community First Bancorporation
  • First Citizens Bank and Trust Company, Inc.: Walhalla Branch at 3819 Blue Ridge Boulevard, branch established on 1975/07/10. Info updated 2011/08/24: Bank assets: $8,104.0 mil, Deposits: $6,880.8 mil, headquarters in Columbia, SC, positive income, 197 total offices, Holding Company: First Citizens Bancorporation, Inc.
  • Oconee Federal Savings and Loan Association: Broad Street Branch at 204 W North Broad St, branch established on 1924/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $375.7 mil, Deposits: $299.2 mil, headquarters in Seneca, SC, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 4 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2011

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


Walhalla travel time to work - commute


Walhalla mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (50%)
  • Utility gas (46%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Walhalla (based on Oconee County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 59.36%
Here59.4%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Catholic ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents68.2%7.1%6.4%4.7%3.1%
Congregations49.6%9.4%12.2%1.4%4.3%
Name The Wesleyan ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaAssemblies of GodChurch of God of ProphecyOther
Adherents2.1%1.6%1.3%0.9%4.5%
Congregations4.3%0.7%1.4%5.8%10.8%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 13
Oconee County:

1.84 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Oconee County:

1.27 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Oconee County:

4.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 46
Here:

6.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.1%
South Carolina:

10.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Oconee County:

28.6%
South Carolina:

29.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.7%
State:

13.4%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$5,169$62,0280$0
Other Government Administration 4$8,180$24,5402$4,124
Judicial and Legal 1$1,808$21,6960$0
Police Protection - Officers 15$39,530$31,6240$0
Police - Other 4$10,309$30,9270$0
Firefighters 9$24,633$32,8440$0
Streets and Highways 17$38,437$27,1320$0
Sewerage 1$2,688$32,2560$0
Parks and Recreation 2$6,538$39,2280$0
Water Supply 18$47,662$31,7751$1,014
Other and Unallocable 0$0 7$2,323
Totals for Government 72$184,954$30,82610$7,461

Walhalla government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Central Staff Services: $122,000 ($28.72)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $1,090,000 ($256.59)
    Police Protection: $676,000 ($159.13)
    Regular Highways: $525,000 ($123.59)
    Fire Protection: $338,000 ($79.57)
    Solid Waste Management: $321,000 ($75.56)
    Parks & Recreation: $170,000 ($40.02)
    Central Staff Services: $97,000 ($22.83)
    General - Other: $42,000 ($9.89)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $33,000 ($7.77)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,000 ($1.65)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Water Utilities: $630,000 ($148.31)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $102,000 ($24.01)
    General - Other: $21,000 ($4.94)
    Fire Protection: $8,000 ($1.88)
    Police Protection: $4,000 ($0.94)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,274,000 ($535.31)

Walhalla government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $344,000 ($80.98)
    All Other: $59,000 ($13.89)
    Parks & Recreation: $44,000 ($10.36)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $72,000 ($16.95)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $74,000 ($17.42)
    Housing & Community Development: $6,000 ($1.41)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $67,000 ($15.77)
    Rents: $15,000 ($3.53)
    Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($1.88)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,745,000 ($410.78)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $210,000 ($49.44)
    General Support: $166,000 ($39.08)
    All Other: $62,000 ($14.60)
  • Tax - Property: $421,000 ($99.11)
    NEC: $348,000 ($81.92)
    Public Utilities: $167,000 ($39.31)

Walhalla government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,835,000 ($431.97)

6.01% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($53,827 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.01%
South Carolina average:

8.00%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($162 average AGI)
Oconee County:

0.05%
South Carolina average:

0.15%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Pickens County, SC  0.80% ($41,223 average AGI)
from Anderson County, SC  0.58% ($28,214)
from Greenville County, SC  0.33% ($69,341)


5.18% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($38,479 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.18%
South Carolina average:

6.88%

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:
to Pickens County, SC  0.87% ($34,645 average AGI)
to Anderson County, SC  0.81% ($33,254)
to Greenville County, SC  0.43% ($47,944)

Strongest AM radio stations in Walhalla:

  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCSZ (1070 AM; 50 kW; SANS SOUCI, SC; Owner: WHYZ RADIO, L.P.)
  • WTBI (1540 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PICKENS, SC; Owner: TABERNACLE CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WRIX (1020 AM; daytime; 10 kW; HOMELAND PARK, SC; Owner: AM 1020 INCORPORATED)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLET (1420 AM; 5 kW; TOCCOA, GA; Owner: TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE)
  • WGCR (720 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PISGAH FOREST, NC; Owner: ANCHOR BAPTIST BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WDUN (550 AM; 10 kW; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: JWJ PROPERTIRS, INC.)
  • WELP (1360 AM; 5 kW; EASLEY, SC)
  • WANS (1280 AM; 5 kW; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: FM 103 INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Walhalla:

  • WHZT (98.1 FM; SENECA, SC; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WGOG (96.3 FM; WALHALLA, SC; Owner: APPALACHIAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WRBN (104.1 FM; CLAYTON, GA; Owner: SUTTON RADIOCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W269AY (101.7 FM; HIGHLANDS, NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WHLC (104.5 FM; HIGHLANDS, NC; Owner: CHARISMA RADIO CORP.)
  • W277AL (103.3 FM; HIGHLANDS, NC; Owner: CHARISMA RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WESC-FM (92.5 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFQS (91.3 FM; FRANKLIN, NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WKSF (99.9 FM; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W237AR (95.3 FM; HAZELWOOD, ETC., NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WJMZ-FM (107.3 FM; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W220CD (91.9 FM; ENKA, NC; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WMYI (102.5 FM; HENDERSONVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W218AD (91.5 FM; BREVARD, NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WNCC-FM (96.7 FM; FRANKLIN, NC; Owner: SUTTON RADIOCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCVP-FM (95.9 FM; ROBBINSVILLE, NC; Owner: CHEROKEE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WRAF (90.9 FM; TOCCOA FALLS, GA; Owner: TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE)
  • WSPA-FM (98.9 FM; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFBC-FM (93.7 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMUU-FM (94.5 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: WMUU, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Walhalla:

  • W50AB (Channel 50; HIAWASSEE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WHNS (Channel 21; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • W22AC (Channel 22; HARTWELL & ROYSTON, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WNEG-TV (Channel 32; TOCCOA, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WASV-TV (Channel 62; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SOUTH CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WYFF (Channel 4; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: WYFF HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Walhalla, South Carolina:
  • Fatal accident count: 14
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 20
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 2
  • Fatalities: 14
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 32
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
South Carolina average:
  • Fatal accident count: 85
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 129
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 27
  • Fatalities: 93
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 218
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 12

See more detailed statistics of Walhalla fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 6
Total length: 13 meters (43ft)
Total average daily traffic: 11,283
Total average daily truck traffic: 676

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Walhalla)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Walhalla, SC)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • 2058 Westminister Hwy (Lat: 34.741472 Lon: -83.071528), Overall height: 16.8 m, Call Sign: WME725
    Assigned Frequencies: 947.375 MHz, 947.625 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/02/1991, Expiration Date: 12/01/2019
    Registrant: Appalachian Broadcasting Company, Inc., P.O. Drawer E, Toccoa, GA 30577
  • WALHALLA, 195 Heritage Dr (Lat: 34.737583 Lon: -83.077639), Overall height: 126.5 m, Call Sign: WMR830
    Assigned Frequencies: 2178.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/27/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 02/06/2006, Certifier: Glenn S Rabin
    Registrant: Alltel Communications, Inc., One Allied Drive, B2f2-A, Little Rock, AR 72202, Phone: (501) 905-8555, Fax: (501) 905-6193, Email:
  • Long Mt, Atop Long Mountain 8.5 Mi Nnw Of (Lat: 34.880917 Lon: -83.098750), Type: Tower, Structure height: 38.4 m, Call Sign: WNEH654
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHz, 5974.85 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/04/2010, Expiration Date: 10/12/2020
    Registrant: Blue Ridge Electric Cooperative, 734 West Main St., Pickens, SC 29671, Phone: (864) 898-2003, Email:
  • STATION, On Long Mountain In Oconee State Park (Lat: 34.882306 Lon: -83.098194), Overall height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WNES451
    Assigned Frequencies: 2182.40 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/17/1997, Expiration Date: 09/10/2002, Cancellation Date: 08/13/2002
    Registrant: Phone: (803) 737-6642

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

56 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Walhalla)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150G (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 4034J , Serial Number: 15065334, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 10/22/1966
    Registrant (Individual): David A Bryant, 283 Hunnicutt Dr, Walhalla, SC 29691
  • Aircraft: NAVION NAVION A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR E185 SERIES (205 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4201K , Serial Number: NAV41201, Year manufactured: 1948, Airworthiness Date: 11/15/1955
    Registrant (Individual): B Hugh Suttles, 113 Sullivan Ridge Rd, Walhalla, SC 29691
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 8KCAB (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 101 mph), Engine: LYCOMING AEIO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5061Y , Serial Number: 564-79, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 09/29/1979
    Registrant (Individual): David R Augspurger, 215 Lone Oak Ln, Walhalla, SC 29691
  • Aircraft: LEVY PL-2-130 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 85 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 542L , Serial Number: EDL1, Airworthiness Date: 06/16/1986
    Registrant (Individual): James Bell, 155 Whitman Hollow Rd, Walhalla, SC 29691
  • Aircraft: MOORE KEEVIN E JUST AIRCRAFT HIGHLA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 914 (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 669KK , Serial Number: JA173-09-08, Year manufactured: 2010, Airworthiness Date: 07/09/2010
    Registrant (Individual): Keevin E Moore, 199 Lazy Hollow Ln, Walhalla, SC 29691
  • Aircraft: BELL OH-58C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Turbo-shaft
    N-Number: 94550 , Serial Number: 71-20823
    Registrant (Government): Oconee County Sheriff's Dept, 415 S Pine St, Walhalla, SC 29691


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 52
  • Hazardous Condition: 21
  • Service Call: 4
  • Good Intent Call: 10

Incident types - Walhalla


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Walhalla, SC

Most common first names in Walhalla, SC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James12171.7 years
William9771.9 years
John9375.5 years
Mary6976.3 years
George3974.0 years
Charles3870.9 years
Robert3670.0 years
Ruth3077.0 years
Annie2578.7 years
Henry2472.3 years
Most common last names in Walhalla, SC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith7473.0 years
Roach4169.7 years
Addis3977.8 years
Rogers3772.6 years
Lee3271.4 years
Kelley3273.3 years
Brown3172.4 years
Moore3170.5 years
Collins2772.1 years
Owens2575.5 years
Businesses in Walhalla, SC
NameCountNameCount
Arby's1Hardee's1
Burger King1Subway1
Domino's Pizza1U-Haul1
FedEx1
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