High Shoals strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in North Carolina):
Comparing High Shoals to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in North Carolina (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|College Educated Adults|
|Short Commute Times|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|People Living Alone|
|Nearest Medium City||9 miles N of Gastonia, North Carolina (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||23 miles NW of Charlotte, North Carolina|
|Metro Area||Charlotte - Gastonia - Rock Hill|
|P.O. Box Zip Codes||28077|
|Phone Area Codes||704|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||LINCOLNTON 4 W|
|Jan Temp||29 to 50 F|
|Apr Temp||46 to 72 F|
|Jul Temp||67 to 89 F|
|Oct Temp||47 to 72 F|
|Annual Precip||48.1 inches|
|Jan Temp||29 to 50 F|
|Apr Temp||47 to 72 F|
|Jul Temp||69 to 89 F|
|Oct Temp||48 to 72 F|
|Annual Precip||44.8 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|
|Average Family Size||2.96|
|American Indian & Alaskan||2||0.3%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||17||2.3%|
|Est. 2005 Population||749|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||19.3%|
|French (except Basque)||1.3%|
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