Broadway, North Carolina

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

Category Trophy
Public Transportation Use
(vs. State)
Top 11% Broadway Public Transportation Use
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 13% Broadway Median Family Income
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. State)
Top 16% Broadway Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. State)
Top 17% Broadway People in Middle Class or Better

Comparative Profile of Broadway, North Carolina

Comparing Broadway 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
Racial Diversity 8 4
Age of the Population 8 8
Male Share of the Population 8 9
Well-Paid Single Women 7 6
Well-Paid Single Men 7 7
Senior Citizens 4 4
Children Under 5 Years Old 4 4
Female Share of the Population 3 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 9 10
Average Household Size 7 8


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 9 9
College Educated Adults 8 7
People Above Poverty 8 9
People in Middle Class or Better 8 9

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 9 9
Short Commute Times 4 3
Working at Home 4 5
Walking and Biking to Work 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 8 7
Affordability of Rents 4 5
Affordability of Property Taxes 4 2
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 3 2
People Living Alone 1 1
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 1 2

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Broadway Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 27 miles SW of Cary, North Carolina (center to center)
Nearest Large City 31 miles SW of Raleigh, North Carolina
County Lee
Standard Zip Codes 27505
Phone Area Codes 919
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.457
Longitude -79.053

Broadway Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station SANFORD 8 NE
Distance 5.2 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 52 F
Apr Temp 45 to 75 F
Jul Temp 67 to 91 F
Oct Temp 47 to 74 F
Annual Precip 47.5 inches
Station DUNN 4 NW
Distance 23 miles
Jan Temp 29 to 51 F
Apr Temp 46 to 72 F
Jul Temp 68 to 89 F
Oct Temp 47 to 72 F
Annual Precip 48.5 inches
Station SILER CITY 2 N
Distance 31.6 miles
Jan Temp 29 to 49 F
Apr Temp 46 to 71 F
Jul Temp 67 to 89 F
Oct Temp 47 to 71 F
Annual Precip 48.2 inches
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Broadway Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,015 100%
Male 501 49.4%
Female 514 50.6%
Under 18 233 23%
18+ 782 77%
65+ 136 13.4%
Median Age 40.4
Average Family Size 2.83
White 919 90.5%
African-American 86 8.5%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 5 0.5%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 5 0.5%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 15 1.5%

Estimated Broadway Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,102
Growth 87
Growth % 8.6%

Broadway 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 25.6%
English 19.1%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 18.7%
German 7.3%
Scottish 6.2%
Irish 4.6%
Scotch-Irish 4.6%
Welsh 2.4%
French (except Basque) 2.1%
Dutch 2.1%
Norwegian 1.8%
Italian 1.6%
British 0.9%
French Canadian 0.8%
Polish 0.7%
Portuguese 0.4%
Finnish 0.4%
Greek 0.3%
Swedish 0.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Broadway 1,015 $57,500
Angier 3,419 $43,784
Buies Creek 2,215 $39,688
Cameron 151 $41,964
Goldston 319 $46,250
Lillington 2,915 $42,366
Sanford 23,220 $39,447
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