Harmony, North Carolina

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Harmony, North Carolina

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. State)
Top 8% Harmony Affordability of Property Taxes
Affordability of Rents
(vs. State)
Top 18% Harmony Affordability of Rents

Comparative Profile of Harmony, North Carolina

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


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


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 6 7
Median Family Income 6 6
People Above Poverty 6 7
College Educated Adults 2 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 7 7
Walking and Biking to Work 7 6
Working at Home 6 8
Public Transportation Use 5 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 8 10
Affordability of Rents 7 9
Housing Recently Built 7 5
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 7 7
People Living Alone 6 5
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 2 2

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Harmony Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 31 miles W of Winston-Salem, North Carolina (center to center)
Nearest Large City 50 miles N of Charlotte, North Carolina
County Iredell
Standard Zip Codes 28634
Phone Area Codes 704
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.955
Longitude -80.771

Harmony Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 11.5 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 50 F
Apr Temp 43 to 73 F
Jul Temp 66 to 89 F
Oct Temp 45 to 72 F
Annual Precip 45.9 inches
Distance 17.5 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
Distance 19.7 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 48 F
Apr Temp 44 to 70 F
Jul Temp 67 to 88 F
Oct Temp 44 to 71 F
Annual Precip 43.3 inches
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Harmony Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 526 100%
Male 255 48.5%
Female 271 51.5%
Under 18 132 25.1%
18+ 394 74.9%
65+ 64 12.2%
Median Age 35.5
Average Family Size 3.03
White 481 91.4%
African-American 31 5.9%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 10 1.9%
Other 2 0.4%
Mixed Race 2 0.4%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 13 2.5%

Estimated Harmony Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 592
Growth 66
Growth % 12.5%

Harmony 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 38.4%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 22%
English 13.1%
German 9.5%
Irish 4.7%
Welsh 4.2%
Scotch-Irish 2.5%
Italian 2.2%
European 1.7%
Dutch 1.1%
Scottish 0.6%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Countyline (28634)
Houstonville (28634)

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)
Harmony 526 $41,042
Cleveland 808 $48,250
Cooleemee 905 $37,875
Mocksville 4,178 $42,357
Statesville 23,320 $41,694
Troutman 1,592 $47,569
Yadkinville 2,818 $45,000
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