Demographics

People

Total Population3,187
Male Share of the Population74.8%
Female Share of the Population25.2%
Senior Citizens10.9%
Employed Population 16+571
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married23.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher6.6%
Median Earnings25+$22,215
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$20,950
Median Earnings With High School Degree$17,593

Wealth

Median Family Income$41,528
% Above Poverty Level78.7%
% Below Poverty Level21.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time34 minutes
% Working from Home1.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone30.4%
Median Gross Rent$595
Median House Value$74,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)58.3%
English4.2%
African4.1%
Irish3.6%
German3.3%
Scottish2.2%
West Indian1.1%
Jamaican0.9%
French Except Basque0.8%
Dutch0.8%
Nigerian0.4%
Welsh0.3%
Greek0.3%
Russian0.3%
Haitian0.2%
Italian0.2%
Portuguese0.2%
Australian0.1%
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Polkton Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyAnson County
Standard Zip Codes28135
Phone Area Codes7,04,980
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude35
Approximate Longitude-80.2

Polkton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationWADESBORO
Distance7.2 miles
Jan Temp32 to 52 F
Apr Temp49 to 73 F
Jul Temp70 to 90 F
Oct Temp50 to 74 F
Annual Precip47.7 inches
StationMONROE 4 SE
Distance17.2 miles
Jan Temp31 to 52 F
Apr Temp47 to 74 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp48 to 73 F
Annual Precip48.7 inches
StationALBEMARLE
Distance27.2 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Ansonville735$36,776
Lilesville445$55,865
Marshville2,644$50,995
Peachland496$46,458
Wadesboro5,351$37,824
Wingate4,078$52,727

Polkton Public Schools

Anson Co. Early College High
177 Ledbetter Street
ZIP: 28135
(704) 272-5396
High
Total Enrollment 195
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