For population 25 years and over in Wesley Chapel:
For population 15 years and over in Wesley Chapel village:
26 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,742 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Charlotte, NC (16.1 miles , pop. 540,828).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (459.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Weddington, NC (1.8 miles ), Indian Trail, NC (2.1 miles ), Mineral Springs, NC (2.2 miles ), Stallings, NC (2.3 miles ), Lake Park, NC (2.4 miles ), Waxhaw, NC (2.6 miles ), Hemby Bridge, NC (2.7 miles ), Monroe, NC (2.7 miles ).
Latitude: 35.01 N, Longitude: 80.68 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 704
Population change in the 1990s: +1,862 (+271.0%).
Work and jobs in Wesley Chapel: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Wesley Chapel, North Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Wesley Chapel-area historical tornado activity is above North Carolina state average. It is 78% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/5/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.6 miles away from the Wesley Chapel village center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 4/8/1957, a category F4 tornado 26.9 miles away from the village center killed 4 people and injured 70 people.
Earthquake activity:Wesley Chapel-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 30.2 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 49.1 miles away from Wesley Chapel center
On 9/22/2006 at 11:22:00, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 69.9 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 33.4 miles away from the city center
On 12/7/2007 at 11:07:03, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 85.4 miles away from Wesley Chapel center
On 8/4/2007 at 10:04:46, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 5.8 mi) earthquake occurred 86.3 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 Union County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Wesley Chapel:
Amtrak station near Wesley Chapel:
Local government website: WWW.WESLEYCHAPELNC.COM
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wesley Chapel:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.299. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.5 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.850. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.0 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 10.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.0 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 26.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 18.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.1 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00085. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.2 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 2.9%
(2.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.2% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races 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)
Wesley Chapel compared to North Carolina state average:
Banks with branches in Wesley Chapel (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Wesley Chapel (based on Union County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 47.67%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 24
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 20
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 46
Number of full-service restaurants: 87
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Wesley Chapel government finances in 2002:
10.96% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($75,165 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($206 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.50% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($53,726 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($327 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Wesley Chapel:
Strongest FM radio stations in Wesley Chapel:
TV broadcast stations around Wesley Chapel:
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2013.