Lake Lure strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in North Carolina):
Low Violent Crime
College Educated Adults
Comparing Lake Lure to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in North Carolina (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Age of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Low Property Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||23 miles SE of Asheville, North Carolina (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||78 miles W of Charlotte, North Carolina|
|Standard Zip Codes||28746|
|Phone Area Codes||828|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||SWANNANOA 2 SSE|
|Jan Temp||23 to 40 F|
|Apr Temp||40 to 60 F|
|Jul Temp||60 to 75 F|
|Oct Temp||43 to 61 F|
|Annual Precip||52.4 inches|
|Station||HENDERSONVILLE 1 NE|
|Jan Temp||25 to 47 F|
|Apr Temp||41 to 67 F|
|Jul Temp||64 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||43 to 68 F|
|Annual Precip||56.6 inches|
|Station||FLETCHER 2 NE|
|Jan Temp||26 to 49 F|
|Apr Temp||40 to 69 F|
|Jul Temp||61 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 69 F|
|Annual Precip||45.2 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.38|
|American Indian & Alaskan||2||0.2%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||1||0.1%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,023|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||5.4%|
|French (except Basque)||4.2%|
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