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Demographics

People

Total Population341
Male Share of the Population46.6%
Female Share of the Population53.4%
Senior Citizens17.9%
Employed Population 16+104
Age of the Population48

Families

% of people married37.8%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher9%
Median Earnings25+$26,719
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$36,250

Wealth

Median Family Income$25,000
% Above Poverty Level57.5%
% Below Poverty Level42.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time29 minutes
% Working from Home1.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone38.2%
Median Gross Rent$673
Median House Value$93,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)47.5%
German8.5%
English7.3%
Irish6.2%
Ukrainian3.2%
Dutch1.8%
Russian1.8%
French Except Basque1.5%
Scottish0.9%
Italian0.9%
Norwegian0.3%
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Fountain Almanac

CategoryValue
County Pitt County
Standard Zip Codes27829
Phone Area Codes252
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude35.67
Approximate Longitude-77.63

Fountain Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationGREENVILLE
Distance13.8 miles
Jan Temp31 to 52 F
Apr Temp48 to 72 F
Jul Temp70 to 89 F
Oct Temp49 to 73 F
Annual Precip49.3 inches
StationWILSON 3 SW
Distance17.5 miles
Jan Temp30 to 51 F
Apr Temp47 to 73 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp48 to 73 F
Annual Precip47.1 inches
StationGOLDSBORO 4 SE
Distance29 miles
Jan Temp33 to 54 F
Apr Temp50 to 75 F
Jul Temp71 to 91 F
Oct Temp51 to 75 F
Annual Precip49.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Farmville4,750$50,667
Macclesfield601$34,125
Pinetops1,180$29,674
Saratoga570$55,938
Stantonsburg821$45,673
Walstonburg302$64,250
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