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Demographics

People

Total Population751
Male Share of the Population46.7%
Female Share of the Population53.3%
Senior Citizens16.1%
Employed Population 16+400
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married42.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher11.8%
Median Earnings25+$27,333
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,058
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$67,333
% Above Poverty Level87%
% Below Poverty Level13%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time19 minutes
% Working from Home2.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone35.1%
Median Gross Rent$509
Median House Value$78,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)44.9%
Irish11.7%
German6.9%
English4.3%
French Except Basque2.4%
Russian1.3%
Polish1.2%
Scottish0.9%
Swedish0.8%
African0.7%
Dutch0.5%
Ukrainian0.4%
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Star Almanac

CategoryValue
County Montgomery County
Standard Zip Codes27356
Phone Area Codes910
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude35.4
Approximate Longitude-79.78

Star Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationJACKSON SPRINGS 5 WNW
Distance13.1 miles
Jan Temp31 to 50 F
Apr Temp48 to 72 F
Jul Temp69 to 89 F
Oct Temp50 to 72 F
Annual Precip47.9 inches
StationALBEMARLE
Distance23.4 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
StationSILER CITY 2 N
Distance30.9 miles
Jan Temp29 to 49 F
Apr Temp46 to 71 F
Jul Temp67 to 89 F
Oct Temp47 to 71 F
Annual Precip48.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Biscoe2,310$39,856
Candor886$36,786
Mount Gilead1,123$40,156
Robbins1,356$29,000
Seagrove286$32,159
Troy3,430$34,493

Star Public Schools

Star Elementary
302 S Main Street
ZIP: 27356
(910) 428-4333
Primary
Total Enrollment 248
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