For population 25 years and over in White Plains:
For population 15 years and over in White Plains CDP:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $759 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Winston-Salem, NC (31.4 miles , pop. 185,776).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Greensboro, NC (51.9 miles , pop. 223,891).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (386.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Toast, NC (2.0 miles ), Mount Airy, NC (2.1 miles ), Flat Rock, NC (2.4 miles ), Dobson, NC (2.4 miles ), Pilot Mountain, NC (3.2 miles ), Cana, VA (3.2 miles ), Boonville, NC (3.9 miles ), Fancy Gap, VA (4.0 miles ).
Latitude: 36.44 N, Longitude: 80.64 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 336
Work and jobs in White Plains: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in White Plains, North Carolina
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
White Plains-area historical tornado activity is slightly below North Carolina state average. It is 18% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/22/1985, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 31.2 miles away from the White Plains place center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/5/1989, a category F3 tornado 31.9 miles away from the place center injured 30 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:White Plains-area historical earthquake activity is above North Carolina state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 88.4 miles away from the city center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 89.2 miles away from White Plains center
On 6/29/1996 at 19:30:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 89.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/26/1995 at 00:36:17, a magnitude 3.5 (3.1 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 50.0 miles away from the city center
On 2/12/1994 at 02:40:24, a magnitude 3.4 (2.9 ML, 3.4 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 79.7 miles away from White Plains center
On 10/28/1997 at 10:36:46, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 91.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Surry County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 2, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Snowfall: 1, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near White Plains:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to White Plains:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 12.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.5 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in White Plains and their reported violations in the past:NEIGHBORS STORE NO 5 (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:NEIGHBOR`S STORE NO 15 (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 1.2%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.8% for Hispanic or Latino 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)
White Plains compared to North Carolina state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for White Plains (based on Surry County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.74%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 16
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 48
Number of full-service restaurants: 63
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.73% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,016 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:
4.81% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,200 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:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in White Plains)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1