north wilkesboro Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 246 13.1 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 779 41.6 % 32.8 %
Some College 382 20.4 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 349 18.6 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 118 6.3 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 1,263 67.4 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 320 17.1 % 17.1 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 4,262 - -
19 years old and under 1,148 26.9 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 1,354 31.8 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 989 23.2 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 771 18.1 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 3,631 92.9 % 84.8 %
Spanish 279 7.1 % 14.1 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 591 40.5 % 33.2 %
Married 553 37.9 % 50.6 %
Separated 40 2.7 % 2.6 %
Divorced 274 18.8 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 1,785 - -
Occupied Housing Units 1,501 84.1 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 284 15.9 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 1,121 62.8 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 5 0.3 % 5.8 %
2-Units 25 1.4 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 191 10.7 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 111 6.2 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 111 6.2 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 163 9.1 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 58 3.2 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 112 6.3 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 307 17.2 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 266 14.9 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 237 13.3 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 532 29.8 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 222 12.4 % 13.1 %
Electric 1,049 58.8 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 231 12.9 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 33 1.8 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 106 5.9 % 4.2 %
Wood 42 2.4 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 7 0.4 % 0.4 %
None 33 1.8 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 3,107 75.4 % 75.7 %
African-American 599 14.5 % 13.1 %
Native American 8 0.2 % 0.8 %
Some Other Race 409 9.9 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 19,928 53,657
Median Family Income 29,375 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 13,129 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 51.61 %
  • Temperature 51.17 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.14 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 20.56
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.08 %
6.0 0.02 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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