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Demographics

People

Total Population1,773
Male Share of the Population49%
Female Share of the Population51%
Senior Citizens17.6%
Employed Population 16+711
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married51.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.8%
Median Earnings25+$28,059
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$12,500
Median Earnings With High School Degree$28,158

Wealth

Median Family Income$45,580
% Above Poverty Level77.8%
% Below Poverty Level22.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home1.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone26.3%
Median Gross Rent$594
Median House Value$95,000

Ancestry

German22.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)13.8%
English12.4%
Irish10.6%
Polish7%
Italian1.6%
Swedish1.3%
French Except Basque1.2%
Scottish0.9%
Welsh0.7%
Norwegian0.5%
Dutch0.4%
Canadian0.3%
Austrian0.2%
Portuguese0.2%
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Denton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Davidson County
Standard Zip Codes27239
Phone Area Codes336
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude35.63
Approximate Longitude-80.11

Denton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationASHEBORO 2 W
Distance16.5 miles
Jan Temp30 to 49 F
Apr Temp47 to 71 F
Jul Temp69 to 88 F
Oct Temp49 to 70 F
Annual Precip46.6 inches
StationALBEMARLE
Distance16.8 miles
Jan Temp28 to 51 F
Apr Temp44 to 72 F
Jul Temp68 to 89 F
Oct Temp47 to 72 F
Annual Precip48.7 inches
StationSALISBURY
Distance20.9 miles
Jan Temp30 to 51 F
Apr Temp46 to 73 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp47 to 72 F
Annual Precip42.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Badin1,906$40,893
Lexington19,089$33,874
New London593$70,625
Richfield643$53,750
Rockwell1,891$57,750
Thomasville27,178$41,095

Denton Public Schools

Denton Elementary
305 W Salisbury Street
ZIP: 27239
(336) 242-5708
Primary
Total Enrollment 381
South Davidson High
14956 South Nc Hwy 109
ZIP: 27239
(336) 242-5700
High
Total Enrollment 439
South Davidson Middle
14954 Nc Hwy 109 South
ZIP: 27239
(336) 242-5705
Middle
Total Enrollment 335
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