Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, NC (54.5 miles , pop. 121,015).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (66.5 miles , pop. 540,828).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (443.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Cheraw, SC (2.6 miles ), Gibson, NC (3.3 miles ), Hamlet, NC (3.3 miles ), Bennettsville, SC (3.3 miles ), McFarlan, NC (3.3 miles) , Cordova, NC (3.4 miles ), East Rockingham, NC (3.4 miles ), Dobbins Heights, NC (3.5 miles ).
Latitude: 34.75 N, Longitude: 79.80 W
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Wallace: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Wallace, South Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Wallace-area historical tornado activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 72% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.5 miles away from the Wallace place center killed 7 people and injured 100 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 3/28/1984, a category F4 tornado 9.1 miles away from the place center injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Wallace-area historical earthquake activity is below South Carolina state average. It is 91% 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 39.3 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 4.5 miles away from Wallace center
On 9/22/2006 at 11:22:00, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 18.4 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 76.8 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 Marlboro County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Tornado: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Wallace:
Amtrak station near Wallace:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wallace:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.52. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.7 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 0.00017. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.7 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 31.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 16.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 24.7 miles away from the city center.
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)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
4 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
Wallace compared to South Carolina state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Wallace CCD (based on Marlboro County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 39.65%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.46% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,492 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:
5.64% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,487 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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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Wallace)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:5
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
FAA Registered Aircraft:1