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People

Total Population 870
Male Share of the Population 47.9%
Female Share of the Population 52.1%
Senior Citizens 18%
Employed Population 16+ 406
Age of the Population 41

Families

% of people married 43.9%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 8.8%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $50,156
% Above Poverty Level 77.2%
% Below Poverty Level 22.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 20 minutes
% Working from Home 2.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 34.1%
Median Gross Rent $483
Median House Value $78,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 44.3%
US/American 0%
English 6.8%
Irish 11.5%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Category Value
Nearest Medium City 40 miles S of High Point, North Carolina (center to center)
Nearest Large City 61 miles E of Charlotte, North Carolina
County Montgomery
Standard Zip Codes 27356
Phone Area Codes 910
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.401
Longitude -79.784

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Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

Station JACKSON SPRINGS 5 WNW
Distance 13.1 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 50 F
Apr Temp 48 to 72 F
Jul Temp 69 to 89 F
Oct Temp 50 to 72 F
Annual Precip 47.9 inches
Station ALBEMARLE
Distance 23.4 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 51 F
Apr Temp 44 to 72 F
Jul Temp 68 to 89 F
Oct Temp 47 to 72 F
Annual Precip 48.7 inches
Station SILER CITY 2 N
Distance 30.9 miles
Jan Temp 29 to 49 F
Apr Temp 46 to 71 F
Jul Temp 67 to 89 F
Oct Temp 47 to 71 F
Annual Precip 48.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Biscoe 1,874 $38,281
Candor 759 $43,611
Mount Gilead 1,282 $40,875
Robbins 1,201 $33,125
Seagrove 308 $32,353
Troy 3,446 $36,579

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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