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Demographics

People

Total Population300
Male Share of the Population50.3%
Female Share of the Population49.7%
Senior Citizens15%
Employed Population 16+128
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married45.5%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher7.9%
Median Earnings25+$27,396
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,719

Wealth

Median Family Income$45,625
% Above Poverty Level79%
% Below Poverty Level21%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home5.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone25.2%
Median Gross Rent$500
Median House Value$90,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)19.3%
Irish18.3%
English16.7%
German12.7%
Scottish3.7%
Italian3.3%
Greek1.7%
Czech1.3%
Welsh1%
Polish1%
Norwegian0.3%
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Watauga Almanac

CategoryValue
County Carter County
Standard Zip Codes37694
Phone Area Codes
Time Zone
Approximate Latitude36.36
Approximate Longitude-82.29

Watauga Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationELIZABETHTON
Distance3.6 miles
Jan Temp25 to 44 F
Apr Temp41 to 66 F
Jul Temp64 to 85 F
Oct Temp44 to 68 F
Annual Precip43.8 inches
StationBRISTOL TRI CITY AP
Distance8.8 miles
Jan Temp24 to 44 F
Apr Temp42 to 67 F
Jul Temp64 to 85 F
Oct Temp42 to 68 F
Annual Precip41.3 inches
StationBANNER ELK
Distance27 miles
Jan Temp19 to 41 F
Apr Temp36 to 59 F
Jul Temp57 to 77 F
Oct Temp38 to 62 F
Annual Precip49.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bluff City1,682$44,286
Bristol26,734$51,103
Elizabethton14,012$43,304
Johnson City65,415$56,487
Jonesborough5,234$63,535
Unicoi3,573$52,038
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