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Comparative Report: NICHOLAS County
 
 
  • Environmental Hazards: NICHOLAS County Compared with State of WEST VIRGINIA

      NICHOLAS County
     State of WEST VIRGINIA

    Cancer Risks from Hazardous Air Pollutants


    Added Cancer Risk (per million) 93
    170


    Density of Pollution Sources


    Criteria Air Pollutant Facilities Per Square Mile 0.0015
    0.0095
    Toxics Release Inventory Facilities Per Square Mile 0.0046
    0.0070

    • There are no data regarding Superfund Sites in this county.
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  • Demographic Profile: NICHOLAS County Compared with State of WEST VIRGINIA
      NICHOLAS County
     State of WEST VIRGINIA




    % People of Color .74
    4.1
    % Asian/Pacific Islanders .32
    .41
    % African Americans .037
    3.1
    % Latinos .32
    .44
    % Native Americans .045
    .17
    % Families Below Poverty 21
    16
    % Homeowners 41
    45
    % Working Class People 78
    73
    % Non-Highschool Graduates 39
    34
    % Non-English Speakers .026
    .3
    % Non-Citizens .086
    .36

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