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People

Total Population 1,227
Male Share of the Population 43.4%
Female Share of the Population 56.6%
Senior Citizens 14%
Employed Population 16+ 328
Age of the Population 43

Families

% of people married 31.2%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 13.3%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $35,536
% Above Poverty Level 63.8%
% Below Poverty Level 36.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home 0.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 5.1%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 38.8%
Median Gross Rent $546
Median House Value $60,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 61.3%
US/American 0%
English 2%
Irish 1.1%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Rowland Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 42 miles SW of Fayetteville, North Carolina (center to center)
Nearest Large City 93 miles SW of Raleigh, North Carolina
County Robeson
Standard Zip Codes 28383
Phone Area Codes 910
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.536
Longitude -79.291

Rowland Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

Station DILLON
Distance 9.8 miles
Jan Temp 32 to 53 F
Apr Temp 47 to 73 F
Jul Temp 70 to 89 F
Oct Temp 49 to 74 F
Annual Precip 47 inches
Station LUMBERTON
Distance 17 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 54 F
Apr Temp 47 to 74 F
Jul Temp 68 to 90 F
Oct Temp 47 to 75 F
Annual Precip 47.9 inches
Station MARION
Distance 26.3 miles
Jan Temp 32 to 54 F
Apr Temp 48 to 74 F
Jul Temp 69 to 91 F
Oct Temp 49 to 75 F
Annual Precip 48.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Fairmont 2,684 $30,245
Lumberton 21,721 $37,682
Marietta 127 $38,750
Maxton 2,598 $24,968
Pembroke 3,002 $16,250
Proctorville 176 $48,750

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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SOUTH ROBESON HIGH
3268 SOUTH ROBESON RD
910-422-3987
Serves 524 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.9

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