|Male Share of the Population||52.5%|
|Female Share of the Population||47.5%|
|Employed Population 16+||1,194|
|Age of the Population||42|
|% of people married||40.4%|
|Average household size||2|
|Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher||21.9%|
|Median Earnings Without High School Qualification||$0|
|Median Earnings With High School Degree||$0|
|Median Family Income||$52,917|
|% Above Poverty Level||69.5%|
|% Below Poverty Level||30.5%|
|Average Commute Time||15 minutes|
|% Working from Home||2.2%|
|% Walking and Biking to Work||0%|
|% Using Public Transportation||%|
|People Living Alone||37.4%|
|Median Gross Rent||$581|
|Median House Value||$181,400|
|Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)||27.5%|
Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.
|Nearest Medium City||51 miles W of Winston-Salem, North Carolina (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||66 miles N of Charlotte, North Carolina|
|Standard Zip Codes||28697|
|Phone Area Codes||336|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather Stations
|Jan Temp||24 to 47 F|
|Apr Temp||40 to 71 F|
|Jul Temp||63 to 89 F|
|Oct Temp||41 to 71 F|
|Annual Precip||50.6 inches|
|Station||W KERR SCOTT RESERVOIR|
|Jan Temp||23 to 47 F|
|Apr Temp||41 to 69 F|
|Jul Temp||63 to 88 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 71 F|
|Annual Precip||53.2 inches|
|Jan Temp||19 to 41 F|
|Apr Temp||35 to 61 F|
|Jul Temp||56 to 80 F|
|Oct Temp||36 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||56.7 inches|
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WILKES CENTRAL HIGH
1179 MORAVIAN FALLS RD
Serves 993 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16
WILKES COUNTY CAREER CENTER
374 LINCOLN HEIGHTS RD
A Vocational School
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