Parkton, North Carolina

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Parkton Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 12 miles SW of Fayetteville, North Carolina (center to center)
Nearest Large City 63 miles S of Raleigh, North Carolina
County Robeson
Standard Zip Codes 28371
Phone Area Codes 910
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.902
Longitude -79.011

Parkton Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 14 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 52 F
Apr Temp 47 to 73 F
Jul Temp 70 to 90 F
Oct Temp 49 to 74 F
Annual Precip 46.7 inches
Distance 18.6 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 54 F
Apr Temp 47 to 74 F
Jul Temp 68 to 90 F
Oct Temp 47 to 75 F
Annual Precip 47.9 inches
Station HAMLET
Distance 39.1 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 53 F
Apr Temp 45 to 75 F
Jul Temp 67 to 91 F
Oct Temp 47 to 74 F
Annual Precip 49 inches
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Parkton Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 428 100%
Male 201 47%
Female 227 53%
Under 18 104 24.3%
18+ 324 75.7%
65+ 69 16.1%
Median Age 37.5
Average Family Size 3.01
White 330 77.1%
African-American 63 14.7%
Asian 7 1.6%
American Indian & Alaskan 14 3.3%
Other 6 1.4%
Mixed Race 8 1.9%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 23 5.4%

Estimated Parkton Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 432
Growth 4
Growth % 0.9%

Parkton 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
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 27.5%
Irish 13.9%
English 12.8%
German 9.9%
US/American 9%
Scottish 8.4%
Scotch-Irish 8.4%
Norwegian 4.3%
French (except Basque) 2.6%
Dutch 2%
Danish 0.9%
Slavic 0.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Parkton 428 $39,167
Fayetteville 121,015 $41,210
Hope Mills 11,237 $44,866
Raeford 3,386 $33,772
Red Springs 3,493 $34,760
Spring Lake 8,098 $28,300
St. Pauls 2,137 $27,708
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