Boonville, North Carolina

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Boonville, North Carolina

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High Points

Boonville strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in North Carolina):

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Affordability of Rents
(vs. State)
Top 13% Boonville Affordability of Rents

Comparative Profile of Boonville, North Carolina

Comparing Boonville to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in North Carolina (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Female Share of the Population 8 6
Age of the Population 6 6
Children Under 5 Years Old 6 7
Racial Diversity 6 2
Senior Citizens 6 5
Well-Paid Single Women 6 5
Well-Paid Single Men 4 4
Male Share of the Population 3 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 6 8
Average Household Size 4 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 6 7
Median Family Income 6 6
College Educated Adults 6 5
People Above Poverty 5 6

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 4 4
Short Commute Times 4 3
Public Transportation Use 3 3
Working at Home 3 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Rents 8 9
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 8 7
Housing Recently Built 8 6
Affordability of Property Taxes 5 4
People Living Alone 5 4
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 2 2

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Boonville Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 27 miles W of Winston-Salem, North Carolina (center to center)
Nearest Large City 70 miles N of Charlotte, North Carolina
County Yadkin
Metro Area Greensboro - - Winston - Salem - - High Point
Standard Zip Codes 27011
Phone Area Codes 336
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 36.232
Longitude -80.708

Boonville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 11.2 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 47 F
Apr Temp 41 to 70 F
Jul Temp 65 to 88 F
Oct Temp 44 to 71 F
Annual Precip 45.6 inches
Station MOUNT AIRY 2 W
Distance 18.8 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 46 F
Apr Temp 40 to 68 F
Jul Temp 64 to 86 F
Oct Temp 43 to 70 F
Annual Precip 46.9 inches
Distance 32.2 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 40 F
Apr Temp 36 to 62 F
Jul Temp 59 to 81 F
Oct Temp 39 to 63 F
Annual Precip 43.9 inches
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Boonville Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,138 100%
Male 534 46.9%
Female 604 53.1%
Under 18 277 24.3%
18+ 861 75.7%
65+ 181 15.9%
Median Age 38.8
Average Family Size 2.85
White 1,073 94.3%
African-American 51 4.5%
Asian 3 0.3%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 8 0.7%
Mixed Race 3 0.3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 4 0.4%

Estimated Boonville Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,113
Growth -25
Growth % -2.2%

Boonville Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 26.6%
English 22%
German 19.2%
Irish 9.4%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 8%
Scotch-Irish 2.5%
Scottish 2.1%
French (except Basque) 1.7%
Dutch 1.4%
Italian 1.4%
European 1.3%
Polish 1%
Welsh 1%
Swiss 0.8%
Swedish 0.7%
African 0.6%
Ukrainian 0.3%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Boonville, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Booneville (27011)
Longtown (27011)
Richmond Hill (27011)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Boonville 1,138 $42,794
Arlington 795 $32,500
Dobson 1,457 $34,792
East Bend 659 $49,000
Elkin 4,109 $38,667
Jonesville 1,464 $31,400
Yadkinville 2,818 $45,000
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Boonville High Schools (2004)

Serves 721 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.3

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