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People

Total Population 598
Male Share of the Population 42.6%
Female Share of the Population 57.4%
Senior Citizens 12.9%
Employed Population 16+ 141
Age of the Population 30

Families

% of people married 26.5%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 11.4%
Median Earnings25+ $21,042
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $14,844

Wealth

Median Family Income $26,827
% Above Poverty Level 51.2%
% Below Poverty Level 48.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 31 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 45.2%
Median Gross Rent $549
Median House Value $73,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 89.8%
US/American 0%
English 1%
Irish 0%

Roper Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 46 miles NE of Greenville, North Carolina (center to center)
Nearest Large City 71 miles SW of Virginia Beach, Virginia
County Washington
Standard Zip Codes 27970
Phone Area Codes 252
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.877
Longitude -76.615

Roper Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station PLYMOUTH 5 E
Distance 2.1 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 54 F
Apr Temp 48 to 74 F
Jul Temp 70 to 90 F
Oct Temp 51 to 75 F
Annual Precip 52 inches
Station COLUMBIA
Distance 19.7 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 52 F
Apr Temp 48 to 70 F
Jul Temp 70 to 89 F
Oct Temp 52 to 73 F
Annual Precip 49.8 inches
Station BELHAVEN 5 SW
Distance 26.4 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 53 F
Apr Temp 50 to 73 F
Jul Temp 71 to 89 F
Oct Temp 51 to 73 F
Annual Precip 49.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Creswell 370 $47,788
Edenton 4,979 $28,596
Jamesville 535 $31,250
Pantego 196 $51,250
Plymouth 3,782 $27,857
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