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Demographics

People

Total Population446
Male Share of the Population49.1%
Female Share of the Population50.9%
Senior Citizens15.9%
Employed Population 16+143
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married52.6%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12%
Median Earnings25+$31,776
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$31,389
Median Earnings With High School Degree$39,688

Wealth

Median Family Income$55,556
% Above Poverty Level84.1%
% Below Poverty Level15.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home0.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.7%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29.4%
Median Gross Rent$500
Median House Value$118,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)22.9%
Irish9.9%
German7.2%
Brazilian6.7%
English5.4%
Scottish3.6%
Greek1.6%
Italian1.6%
Dutch1.6%
Danishn1.6%
Lebanese1.1%
Arab1.1%
French Except Basque0.7%
Polish0.7%
Swedish0.4%
Ukrainian0.4%
African0.2%
Norwegian0.2%
Russian0.2%
Portuguese0.2%
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Ruth Almanac

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Ruth Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationFOREST CITY 6 SW
Distance8 miles
Jan Temp26 to 50 F
Apr Temp42 to 71 F
Jul Temp64 to 89 F
Oct Temp44 to 72 F
Annual Precip51.5 inches
StationSIMMS WATER PLANT
Distance18.4 miles
Jan Temp27 to 52 F
Apr Temp43 to 74 F
Jul Temp65 to 91 F
Oct Temp45 to 74 F
Annual Precip51.6 inches
StationMARION 2 NW
Distance20.3 miles
Jan Temp26 to 48 F
Apr Temp44 to 69 F
Jul Temp66 to 87 F
Oct Temp46 to 69 F
Annual Precip54 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bostic367$31,750
Ellenboro1,267$29,583
Mooresboro503$46,850
Rutherfordton4,187$49,536
Spindale4,269$55,040
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