Bath, North Carolina

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Population in 2017: 244 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -11.3%
 
Males: 108  (44.5%)
Females: 136  (55.5%)
Median resident age:

64.5 years
North Carolina median age:

38.8 years

Zip codes: 27808, 27889.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $47,175 (it was $50,625 in 2000)
Bath:

$47,175
NC:

$52,752

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $35,706 (it was $23,029 in 2000)

Bath town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $249,250 (it was $95,900 in 2000)
Bath:

$249,250
NC:

$171,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $279,657; detached houses: $278,897

Median gross rent in 2017: $900.

March 2019 cost of living index in Bath: 83.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 7.6%
(6.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Bath, NC (2010)
    • 24397.6%White alone
    • 31.2%Hispanic
    • 20.8%Black alone
    • 10.4%Two or more races

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



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Bath, North Carolina as of June 02, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Bath is 33 to 1.


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Ancestries: English (41.6%), Irish (8.1%), Scottish (8.1%), American (6.2%), German (4.3%), European (3.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1705

Elevation: 5 feet

Land area: 0.36 square miles.

Population density: 673 people per square mile   (low).

Bath, North Carolina map

8 residents are foreign born (3.1% Europe).

This town:

3.1%
North Carolina:

7.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,740 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,034 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greenville, NC (32.9 miles , pop. 60,476).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Norfolk, VA (102.3 miles , pop. 234,403).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (325.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Bayview, NC (1.7 miles ),
Pinetown, NC (3.1 miles),
River Road, NC (3.3 miles ),
Pantego, NC (3.4 miles),
Belhaven, NC (3.4 miles ),
Aurora, NC (3.5 miles ),
Washington Park, NC (3.6 miles ),
Washington, NC (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 35.47 N, Longitude: 76.81 W

Area code: 252

Distribution of median household income in Bath, NC in 2017
Distribution of house value in Bath, NC in 2017
Bath satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.0%
North Carolina:

4.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +82 (+42.5%).
Most common industries in Bath, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (17.1%)
  • Educational services (11.4%)
  • Chemicals (9.5%)
  • Public administration (5.7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (5.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.8%)
  • Construction (4.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Chemicals (18.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (9.3%)
  • Construction (9.3%)
  • Educational services (9.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.4%)
  • Health care (7.4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (7.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (27.5%)
  • Educational services (13.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.8%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (5.9%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.9%)
  • Public administration (5.9%)
  • Social assistance (5.9%)
Most common occupations in Bath, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Carpenters (4.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (13.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (9.3%)
  • Carpenters (9.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.4%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (5.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.8%)
  • Registered nurses (7.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.9%)
  • Financial managers (5.9%)
  • Accountants and auditors (5.9%)
  • Child care workers (5.9%)

Average climate in Bath, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Bath, North Carolina average temperatures Bath, North Carolina average precipitation Bath, North Carolina humidity Bath, North Carolina wind speed Bath, North Carolina snowfall Bath, North Carolina sunshine Bath, North Carolina clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 39.0. This is significantly better than average.

City:

39.0
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.346. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.346
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2015 was 7.05. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.05
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Bath-area historical tornado activity is near North Carolina state average. It is 9% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.2 miles away from the Bath town center killed 16 people and injured 153 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/17/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 22.3 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 85 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bath-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below North Carolina state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 158.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/6/1994 at 19:54:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.6 LG, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 28.4 miles away from Bath center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 261.0 miles away from Bath 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 252.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 341.5 miles away from Bath center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 172.6 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 Beaufort County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 15, Tropical Storms: 2, Flood: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bath topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bath:

  • VIDANT PUNGO HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; BELHAVEN, NC)
  • LIFE, INC SLATESTONE ROAD GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 13 miles away; WASHINGTON, NC)
  • RIDGEWOOD MANOR (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; WASHINGTON, NC)
  • RIVER TRACE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; WASHINGTON, NC)
  • BEAUFORT COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, about 14 miles away; WASHINGTON, NC)
  • BEAUFORT REGIONAL HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; WASHINGTON, NC)
  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; WASHINGTON, NC)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bath:

  • Craven Community College (about 31 miles; New Bern, NC; Full-time enrollment: 2,712)
  • East Carolina University (about 33 miles; Greenville, NC; FT enrollment: 23,943)
  • Pitt Community College (about 35 miles; Winterville, NC; FT enrollment: 7,026)
  • Lenoir Community College (about 47 miles; Kinston, NC; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Edgecombe Community College (about 52 miles; Tarboro, NC; FT enrollment: 2,058)
  • Coastal Carolina Community College (about 59 miles; Jacksonville, NC; FT enrollment: 4,502)
  • Wayne Community College (about 65 miles; Goldsboro, NC; FT enrollment: 3,174)

Public elementary/middle school in Bath:

See full list of schools located in Bath

Points of interest:

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Church in Bath: Bath Christian Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Back Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Historic Bath State Historic Site (Historical Places & Services; 207 Carteret Street).

Hotel: Bath Harbour Motel & Marina Inc (Highway 92).

Beaufort 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 Bath and their reported violations in the past:

BATH WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 290, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-1993, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Formal NOV issued (OCT-03-1994), Fed Public Notif requested (OCT-03-1994), Fed Compliance achieved (OCT-19-1994), St Intentional no-action (JUL-15-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUL-15-2010)
Average household size:
This town:

2.0 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

62.4%
Whole state:

66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.0%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.8% of all households

Banks with branches in Bath (2011 data):

  • Southern Bank and Trust Company: Bath Branch at 419 Carteret Street, branch established on 1974/02/08. Info updated 2011/09/26: Bank assets: $2,039.8 mil, Deposits: $1,658.5 mil, headquarters in Mount Olive, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 66 total offices, Holding Company: Southern Bancshares (N.C.), Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Bath:

Marital status in Bath, NC
  • Never married: 16.2%
  • Now married: 59.9%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 15.4%
  • Divorced: 7.6%

For population 25 years and over in Bath:

  • High school or higher: 95.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 32.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
North Carolina average:

11.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bath, NC (based on Beaufort County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant15,67897
Mainline Protestant6,69347
Black Protestant2,19219
Catholic1,0201
Other3953
None21,781-
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: 11
Beaufort County:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Beaufort County:

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Beaufort County:

1.10 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Here:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 31
Here:

6.79 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Beaufort County:

11.2%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

34.1%
North Carolina:

28.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Beaufort County:

17.0%
North Carolina:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Bath:

62.3%
North Carolina:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

64.9%
State:

44.6%

Average BMI:
Bath:

27.3
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Bath:

17.9%
North Carolina:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Bath:

8.3%
North Carolina:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Bath:

7.3
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

39.3%
North Carolina:

33.6%

General health condition:
Bath:

67.4%
North Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

83.8%
North Carolina:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bath, 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
Water Supply 1$1,860$22,3202$221
Streets and Highways 1$1,151$13,8121$128
Solid Waste Management 1$1,262$15,1440$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 2$3,458
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 3$4,273$17,0925$3,807

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

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $110,000 ($450.82)
    Sewerage: $55,000 ($225.41)
    Housing and Community Development: $39,000 ($159.84)
    Water Utilities: $38,000 ($155.74)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $32,000 ($131.15)
    Regular Highways: $22,000 ($90.16)
    Solid Waste Management: $13,000 ($53.28)
    Local Fire Protection: $11,000 ($45.08)
    Health - Other: $4,000 ($16.39)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($16.39)
    Libraries: $2,000 ($8.20)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($16.39)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($12.30)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($8.20)
    Sewerage: $2,000 ($8.20)
    Water Utilities: $1,000 ($4.10)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $64,000 ($262.30)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $3,000 ($12.30)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $75,000 ($307.38)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $134,000 ($549.18)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $9,000 ($36.89)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($20.49)
    General Revenue - Other: $4,000 ($16.39)
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000 ($8.20)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $54,000 ($221.31)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $16,000 ($65.57)
    Highways: $13,000 ($53.28)
  • Tax - Property: $79,000 ($323.77)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $67,000 ($274.59)
    Other License: $42,000 ($172.13)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $210,000 ($860.66)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $206,000 ($844.26)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,000 ($16.39)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $577,000 ($2364.75)

5.59% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($45,757 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.59%
North Carolina average:

7.88%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Pitt County, NC  1.52% ($36,691 average AGI)
from Wake County, NC  0.29% ($63,220)
from Craven County, NC  0.26% ($35,467)


5.20% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($31,762 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.20%
North Carolina average:

7.23%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Pitt County, NC  1.59% ($31,652 average AGI)
to Wake County, NC  0.34% ($35,103)
to Craven County, NC  0.27% ($34,413)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bath:

  • WDLX (930 AM; 5 kW; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WNCT (1070 AM; 10 kW; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: WNCT LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WJPI (1470 AM; 5 kW; PLYMOUTH, NC; Owner: FREE TEMPLE MINISTRIES INC..)
  • WSMO (1120 AM; 20 kW; CAMP LEJEUNE, NC; Owner: CTC MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WTAR (850 AM; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WCKO (1110 AM; daytime; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WRVA (1140 AM; 50 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRNS (960 AM; 5 kW; KINSTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WGHB (1250 AM; 5 kW; FARMVILLE, NC; Owner: CONNER MEDIA, INC.)
  • WRJR (670 AM; 20 kW; CLAREMONT, VA; Owner: CHESAPEAKE-PORTSMOUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTOW (1320 AM; 1 kW; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: JAMES ROUSE)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bath:

  • WQZL (101.1 FM; BELHAVEN, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WERO (93.3 FM; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WCZI (98.3 FM; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: ABG NORTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WNCT-FM (107.9 FM; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: WNCT LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMGV (103.3 FM; NEWPORT, NC; Owner: WMGV LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIKS (101.9 FM; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: WIKS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCBZ (103.7 FM; WILLIAMSTON, NC; Owner: ABG NORTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WXNR (99.5 FM; GRIFTON, NC; Owner: WXNR LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTRG (100.7 FM; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRNS-FM (95.1 FM; KINSTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WRSF (105.7 FM; COLUMBIA, NC; Owner: EAST CAROLINA RADIO, INC.)
  • WNBR (94.1 FM; ORIENTAL, NC; Owner: ABG NORTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WTEB (89.3 FM; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: CRAVEN COMMUNITY COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Bath:

  • WITN-TV (Channel 7; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: WITN LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WNCT-TV (Channel 9; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WUND-TV (Channel 2; COLUMBIA, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WCTI-TV (Channel 12; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUNM-TV (Channel 19; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WUNK-TV (Channel 25; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WYDO (Channel 14; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF EASTERN CAROLINA LICENSE LLC)
  • WFTB-LP (Channel 55; WILLIAMSTON, ETC., NC; Owner: FREE TEMPLE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 236ft / 72.0mTotal length
  • 18,330Total average daily traffic
  • 1,283Total average daily truck traffic
  • 36,660Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic
New bridges in Bath, NC - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31950-1959
  • 41960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 22000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Bath, NC

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Bath)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Bath Fire Dept Harding St (Lat: 35.474889 Lon: -76.812167), Call Sign: KVT553,
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.5000 MHz, Grant Date: 02/27/2013, Expiration Date: 04/21/2023, Registrant: Spectrum And Licensing Services, 11 Lee Street, Hanover, PA 17331, Phone: (717) 630-0816, Fax: (717) 637-8300, Email:
  • Jct Rr1337 And Rr1334 (Lat: 35.475111 Lon: -76.863861), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 122.8 m, Call Sign: KWJ353,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.115 MHz, 154.025 MHz, Grant Date: 02/02/2011, Expiration Date: 02/05/2021, Registrant: Spectrum And Licensing Services, 11 Lee Street, Hanover, PA 17331, Phone: (717) 630-0816, Fax: (717) 637-8300, Email:
  • Bath Historical Site (Lat: 35.474889 Lon: -76.861611), Call Sign: WNRM656,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.475 MHz, Grant Date: 02/02/2015, Expiration Date: 03/06/2025, Registrant: North Carolina State Highway Patrol, 4231 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-4231, Phone: (919) 948-7854, Fax: (919) 662-4444, Email:
  • BEAUFORT CO LANDFILL, Jct Rr1337 & Rr1334 (Lat: 35.474861 Lon: -76.861583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 122.8 m, Call Sign: WNAJ973,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.280 MHz, 155.340 MHz, Grant Date: 08/20/2014, Expiration Date: 09/26/2024, Registrant: Spectrum And Licensing Services, 11 Lee Street, Hanover, PA 17331, Phone: (717) 630-0816, Fax: (717) 637-8300, Email:
  • Nc 92 1 Mile East (Lat: 35.466833 Lon: -76.800778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 48.8 m, Overall height: 49.7 m, Call Sign: WPUJ287,
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.2600 MHz, 47.0600 MHz, 47.0600 MHz, Grant Date: 01/13/2012, Expiration Date: 03/14/2022, Certifier: Barry D Harbinson, Registrant: Nc Dept Of Transportation, 124 Dot Drive, Asheboro, NC 27205, Phone: (336) 625-4796, Fax: (336) 625-6942, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: KA3ZVC, Licensee ID: L00331488, Grant Date: 01/14/2013, Expiration Date: 03/16/2023, Certifier: Harry W Cramer, Registrant: Harry W Cramer, 470 King Blount, Bath, NC 27808
  • Call Sign: KB4VAW, Grant Date: 04/06/1993, Expiration Date: 04/06/2003, Cancellation Date: 04/07/2005, Registrant: Samuel S Sanford, Bath, NC 27808
  • Call Sign: KD4MTM, Licensee ID: L00446948, Grant Date: 04/12/2012, Expiration Date: 04/07/2022, Certifier: Judith H Edwards, Registrant: Judith H Edwards, Bath, NC 27808
  • Call Sign: WA4MDZ, Licensee ID: L00996048, Grant Date: 03/25/2015, Expiration Date: 04/22/2025, Registrant: Thaddious B Sitterson, 450 Kirby Grange, Bath, NC 27808
  • Call Sign: KG4GNE, Licensee ID: L00213264, Grant Date: 12/15/2009, Expiration Date: 03/01/2020, Certifier: Everett C Crenshaw, Registrant: Everett C Crenshaw, 101 Carteret St, Bath, NC 27808
  • Call Sign: KJ4FBJ, Licensee ID: L01413870, Grant Date: 07/03/2008, Expiration Date: 07/03/2018, Certifier: Thomas B Lester Jr, Registrant: Thomas B Lester Jr, Bath, NC 27808
  • Call Sign: KJ4HJI, Licensee ID: L01439556, Grant Date: 10/21/2008, Expiration Date: 10/21/2018, Certifier: George R Venuto, Registrant: George R Venuto, 701 Ashton Dr, Bath, NC 27808

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: KNAPP JOHN MICRO MONG (Category: Sea, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 532 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 2505P , Serial Number: 32, Year manufactured: 2008, Airworthiness Date: 02/21/2008, Certificate Issue Date: 08/16/2006
    Registrant (Individual): John Knapp, 732 Peninsula Acres, Bath, NC 27808
  • Aircraft: FIREFLY BALLOONS 2010 INC FIREFLY 7B-15 (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 3000S , Serial Number: F7B-2017, Year manufactured: 2011, Airworthiness Date: 04/16/2011, Certificate Issue Date: 03/09/2019
    Registrant (Individual): James Neal Laneford, Po Box 157, Bath, NC 27808
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3457E , Serial Number: 17271554, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 09/21/1978, Certificate Issue Date: 01/31/1994
    Registrant (Corporation): Tri Star Aviation & Development Ltd, 122 Catnip Pt, Bath, NC 27808
  • Aircraft: KNAPP JOHN AVID FLYER (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5127K , Serial Number: 82, Airworthiness Date: 06/01/1986, Certificate Issue Date: 06/15/1984
    Registrant (Individual): John Knapp, 732 Peninsula Acres, Bath, NC 27808
  • Aircraft: AERO COMMANDER CALLAIR B-1A (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 80 mph), Engine: P&W R-985 SERIES (450 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7272V , Serial Number: 10019, Year manufactured: 1967, Certificate Issue Date: 02/18/1971
    Registrant (Individual): Rodney P Godley, Rt 1 Bath, Bath, NC 27808
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 02/04/2017
  • Aircraft: AERO COMMANDER CALLAIR B-1A (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 80 mph), Engine: P&W R-985 SERIES (450 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7299V , Serial Number: 10033, Year manufactured: 1967, Certificate Issue Date: 09/07/1973
    Registrant (Individual): Rodney P Godley, Rt 1, Bath, NC 27808
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 02/04/2017

2008 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2008 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 13. The highest number of fire incidents - 32 took place in 2011, and the least - 0 in 2009. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Bath, NC When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (46.8%), and Structure Fires (46.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Bath, NC
    • 6546.8%Outside Fires
    • 6446.0%Structure Fires
    • 85.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 21.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bath, NC
Most common first names in Bath, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William3475.1 years
James2868.0 years
Mary2582.7 years
Robert1474.4 years
John1377.9 years
George1369.3 years
Joseph974.0 years
Charlie978.0 years
Henry875.6 years
Annie881.0 years
Most common last names in Bath, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brooks1676.9 years
Mason1673.2 years
Paul1673.2 years
Burbage1576.5 years
Tankard1383.5 years
Ross1379.6 years
Gibbs1167.4 years
Ormond1171.4 years
Moore1172.4 years
Woolard1178.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Bath, NC
  • 48.8%Electricity
  • 44.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.3%Utility gas
  • 3.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Bath, NC
  • 46.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 38.5%Electricity
  • 15.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Bath compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
There are 4 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Christopher Todd Hilliard (10)
  • James H. Van Dis (1)
  • Reed Boseman (1)
  • Ernest T. Jefferson (1)
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Total of 13 patent applications in 2008-2020.