Aberdeen, North Carolina

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Population in 2017: 7,625 (98% urban, 2% rural).
Population change since 2000: +124.3%
Males: 3,877  (50.9%)
Females: 3,748  (49.1%)
Median resident age:

32.4 years
North Carolina median age:

38.8 years

Zip codes: 28315, 28387.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $62,755 (it was $31,911 in 2000)
Aberdeen:

$62,755
NC:

$52,752

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $27,593 (it was $18,045 in 2000)

Aberdeen town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $183,950 (it was $93,100 in 2000)
Aberdeen:

$183,950
NC:

$171,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $311,856; detached houses: $336,011; townhouses or other attached units: $181,341; in 2-unit structures: $209,321; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $297,160; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $36,044; mobile homes: $76,077

Median gross rent in 2017: $850.

March 2019 cost of living index in Aberdeen: 81.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 13.1%
(7.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 1.8% for Black residents, 6.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 45.0% for other race residents, 72.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Aberdeen, NC (2017)
    • 4,83265.1%White alone
    • 1,50720.3%Black alone
    • 4275.8%Two or more races
    • 3234.4%Asian alone
    • 2873.9%Hispanic
    • 520.7%American Indian alone

Races in Aberdeen detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 14 registered sex offenders living in Aberdeen, North Carolina as of July 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Aberdeen is 518 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Aberdeen by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(21.5)
1
(20.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(44.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(21.5)
1
(20.4)
1
(18.7)
1
(17.7)
2
(33.7)
2
(32.7)
1
(15.5)
3
(46.2)
2
(29.6)
1
(14.2)
1
(13.6)
3
(39.7)
N/AN/A
Robberies
(per 100,000)
13
(279.9)
12
(245.4)
7
(131.2)
19
(335.6)
9
(151.6)
13
(212.6)
9
(139.9)
6
(92.4)
6
(88.8)
4
(56.8)
3
(40.9)
10
(132.5)
9
(116.8)
5
(63.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
19
(409.0)
11
(224.9)
15
(281.1)
15
(264.9)
13
(219.0)
5
(81.8)
17
(264.3)
15
(231.1)
12
(177.5)
5
(71.0)
8
(109.1)
12
(159.0)
8
(103.8)
9
(115.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
34
(732.0)
54
(1,104)
50
(936.9)
49
(865.4)
88
(1,482)
60
(981.0)
51
(793.0)
57
(878.0)
52
(769.2)
43
(610.4)
38
(518.3)
52
(688.8)
37
(480.1)
40
(511.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
238
(5,124)
216
(4,417)
224
(4,197)
226
(3,992)
268
(4,515)
243
(3,973)
257
(3,996)
280
(4,313)
244
(3,609)
292
(4,145)
272
(3,710)
226
(2,994)
232
(3,010)
187
(2,391)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
13
(279.9)
23
(470.3)
24
(449.7)
19
(335.6)
22
(370.6)
8
(130.8)
10
(155.5)
19
(292.7)
8
(118.3)
15
(212.9)
15
(204.6)
11
(145.7)
6
(77.9)
5
(63.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(21.5)
6
(122.7)
3
(56.2)
5
(88.3)
1
(16.8)
2
(32.7)
2
(31.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.8)
3
(42.6)
1
(13.6)
1
(13.2)
2
(26.0)
2
(25.6)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)504.6467.5380.0414.9430.3344.3335.1368.3382.2268.2246.0283.0273.1209.4

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Aberdeen, NC

Crime rate in Aberdeen detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 30 (28 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.58
North Carolina average:

2.34
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Aberdeen, NC City Guides:

Ancestries: American (9.5%), German (6.4%), Irish (4.8%), Italian (4.3%), Scottish (3.9%), English (3.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 339 feet

Land area: 6.16 square miles.

Population density: 1,237 people per square mile   (low).

Aberdeen, North Carolina map

342 residents are foreign born (0.8% Latin America).

This town:

4.6%
North Carolina:

7.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,684 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,384 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, NC (29.3 miles , pop. 121,015).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (64.5 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (409.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Pinebluff, NC (1.8 miles ),
Southern Pines, NC (1.9 miles ),
Pinehurst, NC (2.1 miles ),
Ashley Heights, NC (2.2 miles ),
Taylortown, NC (2.6 miles ),
Foxfire, NC (2.9 miles ),
Whispering Pines, NC (3.0 miles ),
Five Points, NC (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 35.14 N, Longitude: 79.43 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,417 (+18.9%)
Workers who live and work in this town: 853 (23.1%)

Area code: 910

Distribution of median household income in Aberdeen, NC in 2017
Distribution of house value in Aberdeen, NC in 2017
Aberdeen satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 43 buildings, average cost: $62,600
  • 1998: 21 buildings, average cost: $96,100
  • 1999: 31 buildings, average cost: $90,700
  • 2000: 45 buildings, average cost: $119,600
  • 2001: 46 buildings, average cost: $102,300
  • 2002: 44 buildings, average cost: $105,500
  • 2003: 35 buildings, average cost: $139,200
  • 2004: 58 buildings, average cost: $126,500
  • 2005: 98 buildings, average cost: $141,100
  • 2006: 99 buildings, average cost: $120,300
  • 2007: 120 buildings, average cost: $187,300
  • 2008: 48 buildings, average cost: $225,600
  • 2009: 14 buildings, average cost: $153,400
  • 2010: 37 buildings, average cost: $124,900
  • 2011: 90 buildings, average cost: $149,300
  • 2012: 81 buildings, average cost: $138,400
  • 2013: 96 buildings, average cost: $146,900
  • 2014: 97 buildings, average cost: $142,700
  • 2015: 72 buildings, average cost: $146,700
  • 2016: 72 buildings, average cost: $146,500
  • 2017: 50 buildings, average cost: $141,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Aberdeen, NC residents
Average permit cost in Aberdeen, NC
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.1%
North Carolina:

4.1%
Historical population in Aberdeen, NC
Historical housing units in Aberdeen, NC

Population change in the 1990s: +501 (+17.3%).
Most common industries in Aberdeen, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.0%)
  • Public administration (8.5%)
  • Educational services (7.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.1%)
  • Construction (5.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.4%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (5.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (9.4%)
  • Construction (8.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (5.6%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.5%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (5.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (12.6%)
  • Educational services (9.1%)
  • Public administration (7.8%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (5.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Aberdeen, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Cashiers (3.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.1%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.7%)
  • Religious workers (4.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (10.3%)
  • Cashiers (6.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.6%)

Average climate in Aberdeen, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Aberdeen, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 61.4. This is better than average.

City:

61.4
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.01. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.01
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.0848. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0848
U.S.:

1.7894
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 33.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.51. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.51
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Aberdeen-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 7% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.7 miles away from the Aberdeen town center killed 7 people and injured 100 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 tornado 34.2 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 395 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Aberdeen-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below North Carolina state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 195.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 160.2 miles away from Aberdeen center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 149.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/13/1998 at 09:56:11, a magnitude 3.9 (3.5 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 69.3 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 189.4 miles away from Aberdeen center
On 9/25/2006 at 05:44:25, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 37.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Moore County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Droughts: 2, Ice Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Aberdeen topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Aberdeen:

  • MAGNOLIA DRIVE (910 MAGNOLIA DRIVE)
  • MOORE COUNTY HOME FOR AUTISTIC ADULTS (1112 DEVONSHIRE TRAIL)
  • SHERWOOD PARK HOME (126 ROBINHOOD LANE)
  • KINGSWOOD NURSING CENTER (915 PEE DEE ROAD)

Amtrak station near Aberdeen:

  • 4 miles: SOUTHERN PINES (N. WEST BROAD ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Aberdeen:

  • Sandhills Community College (about 6 miles; Pinehurst, NC; Full-time enrollment: 3,434)
  • Richmond Community College (about 23 miles; Hamlet, NC; FT enrollment: 2,106)
  • Central Carolina Community College (about 29 miles; Sanford, NC; FT enrollment: 3,675)
  • Fayetteville Technical Community College (about 29 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 10,114)
  • Fayetteville State University (about 31 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 5,297)
  • Methodist University (about 32 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 2,313)
  • University of North Carolina at Pembroke (about 34 miles; Pembroke, NC; FT enrollment: 5,548)

Private high school in Aberdeen:

  • SOLID ROCK CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 57, Location: 311 E MAPLE ST, Grades: PK-11)

Public elementary/middle schools in Aberdeen:

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Points of interest:

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Shopping Centers: Town and Country Shopping Center (1), Sandhill Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Aberdeen: Bethesda Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoirs: Pages Lake (A), Aberdeen Town Lake (B), Powells Pond (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Best Western Pinehurst Motor (1500 Sandhills Boulevard).

Moore County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Aberdeen and their reported violations in the past:

ABERDEEN, TOWN OF (Population served: 5,455, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Trichloroethylene. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-03-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAY-07-2012), St Public Notif requested (JUN-05-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-05-2012), St Public Notif received (JUL-05-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: Trichloroethylene. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-03-2012), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-03-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-03-2012), St Public Notif received (MAR-02-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAY-07-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-21-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-05-2011), St Public Notif requested (AUG-11-2011), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-11-2011), St Public Notif received (SEP-13-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-21-2009), St Public Notif received (2 times from JAN-06-2011 to MAR-01-2011), St Public Notif requested (MAR-25-2011), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-25-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUL-05-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-21-2009), St Public Notif requested (MAR-25-2011), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-25-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUL-05-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-21-2009), St Public Notif requested (JUN-04-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-04-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-14-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUL-05-2011)
  • 8 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
LEGACY GOLF LINKS (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-1993, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (APR-13-1994), St Compliance achieved (APR-13-1994), Fed Formal NOV issued (AUG-29-1994), Fed Public Notif requested (2 times from AUG-29-1994 to MAR-14-1995), Fed PAO issued (MAR-14-1995), Fed No addtl Formal Action needed (AUG-31-1995)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
MAC`S FOOD STORE NO 5 (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUN-21-2012), St Public Notif requested (JUN-25-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-25-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-25-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-29-2009), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-29-2009), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-29-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-23-2010), St Public Notif received (2 times from OCT-25-2010 to MAR-07-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2009 and MAR-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-09-2009), St Formal NOV issued (APR-09-2009), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-29-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-23-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-25-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-03-2008), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-03-2008), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-29-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-23-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-29-2008), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-29-2008), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-29-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-23-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
CIRCLE H MHP (Population served: 72, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2014 and SEP-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-26-2014), St Public Notif requested (AUG-26-2014), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-26-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2014 and SEP-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-25-2014), St Public Notif requested (SEP-25-2014), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-25-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2014, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-27-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAR-27-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-13-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-13-2014), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-13-2014)
  • 28 routine major monitoring violations
  • 318 regular monitoring violations
  • 73 other older monitoring violations
MCDONALDS CHAPEL PRESBYTERIAN (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In OCT-24-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-19-2014), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-19-2014), St Public Notif requested (FEB-19-2014), St Public Notif received (FEB-28-2014)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This town:

2.2 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

56.5%
Whole state:

66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.3%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
88 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
37 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

Banks with branches in Aberdeen (2011 data):

  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Aberdeen Branch at 1803 North Sandhills Boulevard, branch established on 1969/06/06. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • The Fidelity Bank: Aberdeen Branch at 11175 Us 15-501 Hwy, branch established on 1998/06/29. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,422.4 mil, Deposits: $1,234.1 mil, headquarters in Fuquay Varina, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 66 total offices, Holding Company: Fidelity Bancshares (N.C.), Inc.
  • SunTrust Bank: Aberdeen Harris-Teeter Branch at 1804 Center Park Shopping Center, branch established on 1997/03/19. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • Woodforest National Bank: Aberdeen Wal-Mart Branch at 250 Turner Street, branch established on 2006/09/12. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions)
  • First Bank: Aberdeen Branch at 105 Sandhill Boulevard, branch established on 1991/06/03. Info updated 2011/01/25: Bank assets: $3,289.4 mil, Deposits: $2,759.1 mil, headquarters in Troy, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 98 total offices, Holding Company: First Bancorp

For population 15 years and over in Aberdeen:

Marital status in Aberdeen, NC
  • Never married: 27.3%
  • Now married: 50.2%
  • Separated: 3.7%
  • Widowed: 3.7%
  • Divorced: 15.2%

For population 25 years and over in Aberdeen:

  • High school or higher: 91.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.3%
  • Unemployed: 6.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
North Carolina average:

11.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Aberdeen
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Religion statistics for Aberdeen, NC (based on Moore County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant21,49089
Mainline Protestant12,67549
Catholic5,6533
Black Protestant4,07225
Other8754
None43,482-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 15
Moore County:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Moore County:

0.95 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 36
Moore County:

4.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 83
Here:

9.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.2%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Moore County:

24.1%
North Carolina:

28.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.7%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Aberdeen:

50.7%
North Carolina:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

48.5%
North Carolina:

44.6%

Average BMI:
Aberdeen:

28.8
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Aberdeen:

21.2%
North Carolina:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Aberdeen:

10.3%
North Carolina:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Aberdeen:

6.8
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.1%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Aberdeen:

56.2%
North Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.1%
North Carolina:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Aberdeen, NC Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 26$100,166$46,2300$0
Firefighters 15$47,581$38,0650$0
Water Supply 12$39,989$39,9890$0
Streets and Highways 8$20,074$30,1110$0
Solid Waste Management 7$15,996$27,4220$0
Other Government Administration 6$23,371$46,7426$1,495
Parks and Recreation 5$12,731$30,5541$337
Other and Unallocable 5$19,877$47,7051$786
Financial Administration 4$14,081$42,2430$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 88$293,866$40,0738$2,618

Aberdeen government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Local Fire Protection: $1,025,000 ($134.43)
    Regular Highways: $190,000 ($24.92)
    Parks and Recreation: $7,000 ($0.92)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,946,000 ($255.21)
    Sewerage: $1,464,000 ($192.00)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,047,000 ($137.31)
    Water Utilities: $976,000 ($128.00)
    General - Other: $530,000 ($69.51)
    Regular Highways: $524,000 ($68.72)
    Financial Administration: $494,000 ($64.79)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $492,000 ($64.52)
    Solid Waste Management: $422,000 ($55.34)
    Parks and Recreation: $314,000 ($41.18)
    General Public Buildings: $216,000 ($28.33)
    Central Staff Services: $27,000 ($3.54)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $64,000 ($8.39)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $127,000 ($16.66)
    Police Protection: $120,000 ($15.74)
    Parks and Recreation: $30,000 ($3.93)
    Regular Highways: $8,000 ($1.05)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,074,000 ($272.00)

Aberdeen government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,465,000 ($192.13)
    Solid Waste Management: $269,000 ($35.28)
    Other: $190,000 ($24.92)
    Parks and Recreation: $45,000 ($5.90)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $47,000 ($6.16)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $479,000 ($62.82)
    Sale of Property: $35,000 ($4.59)
    Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($1.05)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $976,000 ($128.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $769,000 ($100.85)
    Other: $342,000 ($44.85)
    Water Utilities: $333,000 ($43.67)
    Highways: $194,000 ($25.44)
  • Tax - Property: $3,032,000 ($397.64)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,028,000 ($134.82)
    Other License: $124,000 ($16.26)

Aberdeen government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,023,000 ($396.46)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,356,000 ($308.98)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $667,000 ($87.48)

Aberdeen government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,187,000 ($549.11)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $485,000 ($63.61)

8.61% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($70,507 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.61%
North Carolina average:

7.88%

0.22% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,909 average AGI)
Moore County:

0.22%
North Carolina average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Cumberland County, NC  0.62% ($58,867 average AGI)
from Hoke County, NC  0.36% ($47,697)
from Harnett County, NC  0.35% ($52,318)


6.95% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($99,504 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.95%
North Carolina average:

7.23%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,063 average AGI)
Moore County:

0.11%
North Carolina average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Wake County, NC  0.41% ($56,313 average AGI)
to Cumberland County, NC  0.28% ($78,222)
to Hoke County, NC  0.26% ($37,641)
Businesses in Aberdeen, NC
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Papa John's Pizza1
Advance Auto Parts1PetSmart1
Applebee's1Pizza Hut1
AutoZone1Quiznos1
Bed Bath & Beyond1RadioShack1
Blockbuster1Rite Aid1
Burger King1Ruby Tuesday1
Cold Stone Creamery1SONIC Drive-In1
Decora Cabinetry2Sears1
Dunkin Donuts2Shoe Carnival1
FedEx3Staples1
GameStop1Starbucks1
H&R Block1Subway3
Hardee's2T.J.Maxx1
Hilton1Taco Bell1
Honda1True Value1
Jones New York1U-Haul3
KFC1U.S. Cellular1
Lane Furniture1UPS3
MasterBrand Cabinets4Verizon Wireless2
McDonald's1Walgreens1
Motel 61Walmart1
Nike5Wendy's1
Panera Bread1

Strongest AM radio stations in Aberdeen:

  • WQNX (1350 AM; 3 kW; ABERDEEN, NC; Owner: GOLF CAPITAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEEB (990 AM; 10 kW; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: PINEHURST BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WIOZ (550 AM; 1 kW; PINEHURST, NC; Owner: MUIRFIELD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WFNC (640 AM; 10 kW; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WLWL (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ROCKINGHAM, NC; Owner: SANDHILLS BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WYRU (1160 AM; 5 kW; RED SPRINGS, NC; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WEWO (1460 AM; 5 kW; LAURINBURG, NC; Owner: SERVICE MEDIA, INC.)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WBSC (1550 AM; 10 kW; BENNETTSVILLE, SC; Owner: D-MITCH BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Aberdeen:

  • W202BQ (88.3 FM; ABERDEEN, NC; Owner: EDUCATIONAL INFORMATION CORP.)
  • WIOZ-FM (102.5 FM; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: MERIDIAN COMMUNICATIONS. L.L.C.)
  • W290AD (105.9 FM; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBFY (90.3 FM; PINEHURST, NC; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WKQB (106.9 FM; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • WQSM (98.1 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFLB (96.5 FM; LAURINBURG, NC; Owner: WFLB LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKML (95.7 FM; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: WKML LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEGX (92.9 FM; DILLON, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WQDR (94.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAROLINA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WRSN (93.9 FM; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WUKS (107.7 FM; ST. PAULS, NC; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJSG (104.3 FM; HAMLET, NC; Owner: JACKSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFJA (105.5 FM; SANFORD, NC; Owner: WWGP BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Aberdeen:

  • WYBE-CA (Channel 44; PINEHURST, NC; Owner: MULTIMEDIA NETWORK OF NC, INC)
  • WUVC (Channel 40; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPITAL BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WFMY-TV (Channel 2; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WFMY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WFPX (Channel 62; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WTVD (Channel 11; DURHAM, NC; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WUNU (Channel 31; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WRAZ (Channel 50; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAZ-TV, INC.)
  • WPDE-TV (Channel 15; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: GRAND STRAND COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WWMB (Channel 21; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: ATLANTIC MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WBTW (Channel 13; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WUPN-TV (Channel 48; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WUPN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WXLV-TV (Channel 45; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WXLV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WTWB-TV (Channel 20; LEXINGTON, NC; Owner: WTWB OF THE TRIAD, LLC)
  • WLXI-TV (Channel 61; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • W19CA (Channel 19; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: PACIFIC MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • W66DF (Channel 66; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Aberdeen fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Aberdeen fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 118ft / 36.1mTotal length
  • 63,570Total average daily traffic
  • 6,752Total average daily truck traffic
  • 127,140Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic
New bridges in Aberdeen, NC - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 41950-1959
  • 21990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Aberdeen, NC

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Aberdeen)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

62 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Aberdeen, NC)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Aberdeen)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: CESSNA AIRCRAFT CO 560XLS (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 14, Weight: 20,000+ Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PW545C (4119 Pounds of Thrust) (Turbo-fan)
    N-Number: 27XL , Serial Number: 560-6096, Year manufactured: 2011, Airworthiness Date: 12/14/2011, Certificate Issue Date: 05/31/2017
    Registrant (Corporation): Mcm Transport Inc, 105 Vann Pl, Aberdeen, NC 28315
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172P (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5387K , Serial Number: 17274091, Year manufactured: 1980, Airworthiness Date: 05/16/1980, Certificate Issue Date: 06/18/2009
    Registrant (Individual): Howard Bradshaw, 106 Jordan Pl, Aberdeen, NC 28315
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1962T , Serial Number: 28-7105196, Year manufactured: 1971, Airworthiness Date: 07/20/1971, Certificate Issue Date: 01/23/2013
    Registrant (LLC): Pinnacle Plane Company LLC, 10570 Nc Highway 211 E Ste F, Aberdeen, NC 28315
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 05/06/2019
  • Aircraft: BELL 206B (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 112 mph), Engine: ALLISON 250 SER 400HP (400 HP) (Turbo-shaft)
    N-Number: 86AF , Serial Number: 1880, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 09/12/1977, Certificate Issue Date: 01/25/2011
    Registrant (Corporation): Utility Helicopters LLC, 8541 Calloway Rd, Aberdeen, NC 28315
  • Aircraft: RAYTHEON AIRCRAFT COMPANY 400A (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 10, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA JT15D 5 SER (2900 Pounds of Thrust) (Turbo-fan)
    N-Number: 27XP , Serial Number: RK-266, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 02/19/2000, Certificate Issue Date: 01/06/2006
    Registrant (Corporation): Mcm Transport Inc, 105 Vann Pl, Aberdeen, NC 28315
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7790X , Serial Number: 17248290, Year manufactured: 1960, Airworthiness Date: 04/28/1961, Certificate Issue Date: 10/17/2000
    Registrant (Corporation): Upstate Helicopters Inc, 8541 Calloway Rd, Aberdeen, NC 28315
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 07/20/2017

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 138. The highest number of reported fires - 247 took place in 2008, and the least - 49 in 2003. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Aberdeen, NC When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (63.6%), and Outside Fires (29.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Aberdeen, NC
    • 1,49463.6%Structure Fires
    • 68029.0%Outside Fires
    • 1616.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 130.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Aberdeen, NC

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Aberdeen, North Carolina:

  • Hampton Inn & Suites, 200 Columbus Dr, Aberdeen, North Carolina 28315 , Phone: (910) 693-4330, Fax: (910) 693-4329
  • Quality Inn- Pinehurst Area, 1405 N Sandhills Blvd, Aberdeen, North Carolina 28315 , Phone: (910) 757-0321, Fax: (910) 757-0548
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Aberdeen, North Carolina
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Aberdeen, NC
  • 76.0%Electricity
  • 18.7%Utility gas
  • 4.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Aberdeen, NC
  • 88.9%Electricity
  • 5.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.3%Utility gas
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Aberdeen compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Aberdeen on our top lists:

  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of arson incidents per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
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  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of police officers per 1000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of divorced people (15+ years)(population 5,000+)"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage population increase from 2000 (population 5,000+)"
  • #72 (28315) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Scottish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
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