Woodland, North Carolina

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Woodland, North Carolina

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High Points

Woodland strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in North Carolina):

Category Trophy
Affordability of Rents
(vs. State)
Top 5% trophy Woodland Affordability of Rents
Racial Diversity
(vs. Peers)
Top 14% Woodland Racial Diversity
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. State)
Top 16% Woodland Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Woodland, North Carolina

Comparing Woodland to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in North Carolina (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Female Share of the Population 10 10
Children Under 5 Years Old 10 10
Racial Diversity 9 5
Senior Citizens 6 6
Age of the Population 3 3
Well-Paid Single Men 2 2
Male Share of the Population 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 6 8
Portion of People Married 1 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 4 3
Median Family Income 2 2
People Above Poverty 1 1
People in Middle Class or Better 1 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 7 6
Short Commute Times 7 6
Public Transportation Use 6 5
Working at Home 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 10 10
People Living Alone 10 10
Affordability of Rents 9 10
Affordability of Property Taxes 8 9
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 7 8
Housing Recently Built 6 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Property Crime 3 8
Low Violent Crime 1 2

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Woodland Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 42 miles NE of Rocky Mount, North Carolina (center to center)
Nearest Large City 71 miles SW of Virginia Beach, Virginia
County Northampton
Standard Zip Codes 27897
Phone Area Codes 252
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 36.331
Longitude -77.213

Woodland Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 10.9 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 49 F
Apr Temp 44 to 70 F
Jul Temp 66 to 87 F
Oct Temp 46 to 71 F
Annual Precip 49.6 inches
Distance 11.9 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 49 F
Apr Temp 45 to 71 F
Jul Temp 67 to 90 F
Oct Temp 47 to 72 F
Annual Precip 45.8 inches
Distance 32.2 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 49 F
Apr Temp 44 to 71 F
Jul Temp 67 to 89 F
Oct Temp 45 to 72 F
Annual Precip 44.3 inches
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Woodland Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 833 100%
Male 363 43.6%
Female 470 56.4%
Under 18 262 31.5%
18+ 571 68.5%
65+ 139 16.7%
Median Age 34.6
Average Family Size 3.19
White 425 51%
African-American 398 47.8%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 4 0.5%
Other 5 0.6%
Mixed Race 1 0.1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 8 1%

Estimated Woodland Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 797
Growth -36
Growth % -4.3%

Woodland 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) 72.4%
US/American 14.9%
English 6.9%
Irish 2.1%
African 1.4%
German 0.8%
European 0.4%
Italian 0.3%
Dutch 0.3%
Welsh 0.3%
Scotch-Irish 0.3%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Woodland, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

George (27897)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Woodland 833 $30,804
Aulander 888 $34,125
Conway 734 $27,386
Kelford 245 $29,375
Murfreesboro 2,045 $43,417
Rich Square 931 $30,000
Roxobel 263 $28,036
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