Ashley Heights, North Carolina

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Population in 2010: 380. Population change since 2000: +11.4%
Males: 150  (39.6%)
Females: 230  (60.4%)
Median resident age:  41.0 years
North Carolina median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 28315.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $44,059 (it was $32,679 in 2000)
Ashley Heights:

$44,059
NC:

$45,906

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,084 (it was $16,467 in 2000)

Ashley Heights CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $124,766 (it was $95,000 in 2000)
Ashley Heights:

$124,766
NC:

$154,300
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  • Races in Ashley Heights, NC (2010)

    Ashley Heights races chart
    • 20553.9%White alone
    • 8221.6%Black alone
    • 4211.1%American Indian alone
    • 369.5%Hispanic
    • 153.9%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Ashley Heights: 79.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (37.2%), English (12.8%), Italian (2.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 2.42 square miles.

Population density: 157 people per square mile   (very low).

Ashley Heights,NC real estate house value index trend

Ashley Heights, North Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Ashley Heights:

  • High school or higher: 75.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ashley Heights CDP:

  • Never married: 41.5%
  • Now married: 40.0%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 8.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $927 (0.9%)

Ashley Heights satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, NC (25.8 miles , pop. 121,015).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (65.3 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (411.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Aberdeen, NC (2.2 miles ), Five Points, NC (2.2 miles ), Pinebluff, NC (2.4 miles ), Southern Pines, NC (2.6 miles ), Pinehurst, NC (3.1 miles ), Deercroft, NC (3.1 miles ), Silver City, NC (3.2 miles ), Hoffman, NC (3.3 miles ).

Latitude: 35.08 N, Longitude: 79.37 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 910

Ashley Heights household income distribution Ashley Heights home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.4%
North Carolina:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (59%)
  • Other services, except public administration (41%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (61%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (59%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (41%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (61%)
  • Management occupations (25%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)

Work and jobs in Ashley Heights: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Ashley Heights, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Ashley Heights-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 8% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.1 miles away from the Ashley Heights place center killed 7 people and injured 100 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/8/1957, a category F4 tornado 29.6 miles away from the place center injured 21 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ashley Heights-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 196.4 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 157.4 miles away from Ashley Heights 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 147.0 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 70.2 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 191.5 miles away from Ashley Heights center
On 9/25/2006 at 05:44:25, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 36.9 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 Hoke County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ashley Heights topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Ashley Heights:

  • KINGSWOOD NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; ABERDEEN, NC)
  • MOORE COUNTY HOME FOR AUTISTIC ADULTS (Hospital, about 4 miles away; ABERDEEN, NC)
  • MAGNOLIA DRIVE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; ABERDEEN, NC)
  • SOUTHERN PINES DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; SOUTHERN PINES, NC)
  • PENICK VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; SOUTHERN PINES, NC)
  • CREST ROAD GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 8 miles away; SOUTHERN PINES, NC)
  • ST JOSEPH OF THE PINES HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 9 miles away; SOUTHERN PINES, NC)

Amtrak station near Ashley Heights:

  • 7 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 Ashley Heights:

  • Sandhills Community College (about 10 miles; Pinehurst, NC; Full-time enrollment: 3,434)
  • Richmond Community College (about 23 miles; Hamlet, NC; FT enrollment: 2,106)
  • Fayetteville Technical Community College (about 26 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 10,114)
  • Fayetteville State University (about 28 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 5,297)
  • Methodist University (about 29 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 2,313)
  • University of North Carolina at Pembroke (about 30 miles; Pembroke, NC; FT enrollment: 5,548)
  • Central Carolina Community College (about 30 miles; Sanford, NC; FT enrollment: 3,675)

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 57.5. This is better than average.

City:

57.5
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.114. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.114
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 23.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.84. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.84
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.5%
(2.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.9% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.7 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  69.0%
Whole state:  66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.3%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

22.6
North Carolina average:

12.4

Ashley Heights travel time to work - commute Ashley Heights mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Ashley Heights CDP (based on Hoke County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,63432
Mainline Protestant1,87812
Black Protestant1,2295
Catholic7291
Other3112
None36,171-
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: 8
Hoke County:

1.90 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Hoke County:

0.47 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Hoke County:

4.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Here:

1.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.8%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Hoke County:

32.7%
North Carolina:

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

21.3%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

45.0%
State:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.0%
North Carolina:

44.6%

Average BMI:
This city:

30.3
North Carolina:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

22.0%
North Carolina:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Ashley Heights:

15.2%
North Carolina:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.6
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

39.7%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Ashley Heights:

53.4%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Ashley Heights:

83.4%
State:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ashley Heights, NC Residents

15.09% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,254 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

15.09%
North Carolina average:

7.13%

0.44% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,141 average AGI)
Hoke County:

0.44%
North Carolina average:

0.10%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cumberland County, NC  5.38% ($33,565 average AGI)
from Robeson County, NC  0.69% ($22,009)
from Moore County, NC  0.49% ($31,147)


12.60% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,948 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

12.60%
North Carolina average:

6.77%

0.50% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,469 average AGI)
Hoke County:

0.50%
North Carolina average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cumberland County, NC  3.52% ($30,276 average AGI)
to Robeson County, NC  0.92% ($29,601)
to Moore County, NC  0.60% ($40,267)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ashley Heights:

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

Strongest FM radio stations in Ashley Heights:

  • WIOZ-FM (102.5 FM; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: MERIDIAN COMMUNICATIONS. L.L.C.)
  • WKQB (106.9 FM; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • W290AD (105.9 FM; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W202BQ (88.3 FM; ABERDEEN, NC; Owner: EDUCATIONAL INFORMATION 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)
  • WBFY (90.3 FM; PINEHURST, NC; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WEGX (92.9 FM; DILLON, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WUKS (107.7 FM; ST. PAULS, NC; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQDR (94.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAROLINA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WZFX (99.1 FM; WHITEVILLE, 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 Ashley Heights:

  • WYBE-CA (Channel 44; PINEHURST, NC; Owner: MULTIMEDIA NETWORK OF NC, INC)
  • WUVC (Channel 40; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPITAL BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WFPX (Channel 62; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WUNU (Channel 31; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • W19CA (Channel 19; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: PACIFIC MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WPDE-TV (Channel 15; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: GRAND STRAND COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WWMB (Channel 21; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: ATLANTIC MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WFMY-TV (Channel 2; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WFMY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WTVD (Channel 11; DURHAM, NC; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WBTW (Channel 13; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WRAZ (Channel 50; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAZ-TV, INC.)
  • W66DF (Channel 66; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • 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)
  • WNCN (Channel 17; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLXI-TV (Channel 61; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$196,1652$191,445
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$100,570
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9702.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (73%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (26%)

Ashley Heights compared to North Carolina state average:

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

Ashley Heights on our top lists:

  • #71 on the list of "Top 100 most racially diverse cities"
  • #72 (28315) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Scottish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"
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