Glen Alpine strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in North Carolina):
Low Rate of Poverty
Comparing Glen Alpine to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in North Carolina (State):
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|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|People Above Poverty|
|Median Family Income|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|College Educated Adults|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|People Living Alone|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Nearest Medium City||44 miles E of Asheville, North Carolina (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||63 miles NW of Charlotte, North Carolina|
|Metro Area||Hickory - Morganton - Lenoir|
|P.O. Box Zip Codes||28628|
|Phone Area Codes||828|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||25 to 49 F|
|Apr Temp||43 to 70 F|
|Jul Temp||65 to 89 F|
|Oct Temp||44 to 71 F|
|Annual Precip||49.6 inches|
|Station||HICKORY RGNL AP|
|Jan Temp||29 to 49 F|
|Apr Temp||46 to 70 F|
|Jul Temp||68 to 88 F|
|Oct Temp||48 to 71 F|
|Annual Precip||48.9 inches|
|Jan Temp||18 to 34 F|
|Apr Temp||36 to 51 F|
|Jul Temp||57 to 69 F|
|Oct Temp||40 to 54 F|
|Annual Precip||62.7 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.05|
|American Indian & Alaskan||4||0.4%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||8||0.7%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,072|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||39.4%|
|French (except Basque)||1.5%|
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Tunnel Hill, Georgia||85.5||18.5%||12.9%||12.3%||22||$49,531||5.9%||5.5%||1,209||9.6%||89.3||0.6%||10.8|
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