North Carolina

If you live in McDowell County, the air you breathe needs your support.

Ozone

Particle Pollution 24-hour

Particle Pollution Annual

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High Ozone Days
Ozone Grade: DNC How is my grade calculated?
Weighted Average: DNC No monitor for this pollutant exists in this county. Learn More.
Particle Pollution - 24 Hour
Grade: A How is my grade calculated?
Weighted Average: 0.0 Change Since 2000:
2.8
0.0
fewer days this year
Particle Pollution - Annual
Grade: Pass How is my grade calculated?
Design Value 9.8 Change Since 2000:
15.6
9.8
µg/m3
Groups At Risk
Total Population: 45,104 Risks to the population
Pediatric Asthma: 825 Risks to people with Asthma
Adult Asthma: 3,110 Risks to people with Asthma
COPD: 2,642 Risks to people with COPD
Cardiovascular Disease: 13,504 Risks to people with Cardiovascular Disease
Diabetes: 4,284Risks to people with Diabetes
Children Under 18: 9,645 Risks to children and teens
Adults 65 & Over: 7,672 Risks to older adults
Poverty Estimate: 8,534Risks to people with low incomes

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