Bell Arthur, North Carolina

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Population in 2010: 466.
Males: 242  (52.1%)
Females: 224  (47.9%)
Median resident age:  35.4 years
North Carolina median age:  38.7 years

Zip codes: 27828, 27834.

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Estimated median household income in 2016: $46,573
Bell Arthur:

$46,573
NC:

$50,584

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $25,562

Bell Arthur CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $138,400
Bell Arthur:

$138,400
NC:

$165,400

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $111,881; Detached houses: $107,433
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  • Races in Bell Arthur, NC (2010)

    Bell Arthur races chart
    • 28561.2%White alone
    • 15232.6%Black alone
    • 194.1%Hispanic
    • 51.1%Asian alone
    • 51.1%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Bell Arthur: 79.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (16.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 79 feet

Bell Arthur,NC real estate house value index trend

For population 25 years and over in Bell Arthur:

  • High school or higher: 73.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 32.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.1%

For population 15 years and over in Bell Arthur CDP:

  • Never married: 7.4%
  • Now married: 85.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 7.5%

36 residents are foreign born (11.0% Latin America).

This place:

11.0%
North Carolina:

7.7%



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Bell Arthur, North Carolina as of December 16, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Bell Arthur to the number of sex offenders is 328 to 1.


Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greenville, NC (8.0 miles , pop. 60,476).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (65.4 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (331.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Farmville, NC (2.0 miles ), Hillsdale, NC (2.6 miles ), Falkland, NC (2.7 miles) , Winterville, NC (2.8 miles ), Greenville, NC (2.8 miles ), Maury, NC (2.9 miles ), Belvoir, NC (2.9 miles ), Fountain, NC (3.0 miles ).

Latitude: 35.59 N, Longitude: 77.51 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 252

Bell Arthur household income distribution Bell Arthur home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.9%
North Carolina:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (50%)
  • Manufacturing (29%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Educational services (44%)
  • Other services, except public administration (33%)
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (50%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (29%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (44%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (33%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (23%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)

Work and jobs in Bell Arthur: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Tornado activity:

Bell Arthur-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 12% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.7 miles away from the Bell Arthur place center killed 16 people and injured 153 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/15/1972, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.8 miles away from the place center injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bell Arthur-area historical earthquake activity is near North Carolina state average. It is 87% 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 139.8 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 56.2 miles away from Bell Arthur center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 239.3 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 306.7 miles away from the city 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 230.1 miles away from Bell Arthur center
On 10/21/1998 at 05:56:47, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 8.3 mi) earthquake occurred 132.6 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 Pitt County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 13, Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Bell Arthur:

  • HERITAGE HEALTHCARE OF FARMVILLE (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; FARMVILLE, NC)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - GREENVILLE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; GREENVILLE, NC)
  • SKILL CREATIONS OF GREENVILLE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; GREENVILLE, NC)
  • FMC DIALYSIS SERVICES EAST CAROLINA UNIVERSITY (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; GREENVILLE, NC)
  • UNIVERSAL HEALTH CARE / GREENVILLE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; GREENVILLE, NC)
  • GREENFIELD PLACE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; GREENVILLE, NC)
  • GREENVILLE DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; GREENVILLE, NC)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bell Arthur:

  • Pitt Community College (about 7 miles; Winterville, NC; Full-time enrollment: 7,026)
  • East Carolina University (about 9 miles; Greenville, NC; FT enrollment: 23,943)
  • Edgecombe Community College (about 21 miles; Tarboro, NC; FT enrollment: 2,058)
  • Lenoir Community College (about 25 miles; Kinston, NC; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Wayne Community College (about 28 miles; Goldsboro, NC; FT enrollment: 3,174)
  • Nash Community College (about 35 miles; Rocky Mount, NC; FT enrollment: 2,520)
  • Craven Community College (about 41 miles; New Bern, NC; FT enrollment: 2,712)

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Pitt 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 49.4. This is significantly better than average.

City:

49.4
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2000 was 3.09. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.09
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 16.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.58. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.58
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 0.0%
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Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  71.4%
Whole state:  66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.9%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.4
North Carolina average:

12.0

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bell Arthur CDP (based on Pitt County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant36,334154
Mainline Protestant23,02947
Catholic5,4893
Black Protestant2,71232
Other1,85511
Orthodox501
None98,679-
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: 29
Pitt County:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Pitt County:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 69
Pitt County:

4.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 102
Here:

6.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.6%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Pitt County:

32.2%
North Carolina:

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

15.9%
State:

15.6%

7.36% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,066 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.36%
North Carolina average:

7.13%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($65 average AGI)
Pitt County:

0.04%
North Carolina average:

0.10%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Beaufort County, NC  0.51% ($28,462 average AGI)
from Wake County, NC  0.46% ($35,339)
from Lenoir County, NC  0.28% ($32,382)


7.08% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,068 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.08%
North Carolina average:

6.77%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($344 average AGI)
Pitt County:

0.06%
North Carolina average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Wake County, NC  0.65% ($34,740 average AGI)
to Beaufort County, NC  0.41% ($37,150)
to Craven County, NC  0.25% ($26,194)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bell Arthur:

  • WNCT (1070 AM; 10 kW; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: WNCT LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGHB (1250 AM; 5 kW; FARMVILLE, NC; Owner: CONNER MEDIA, INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WOOW (1340 AM; 1 kW; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: THE MINORITY VOICE, INC.)
  • WRNS (960 AM; 5 kW; KINSTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WDLX (930 AM; 5 kW; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WGTM (590 AM; 5 kW; WILSON, NC; Owner: SPIRIT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WSMO (1120 AM; 20 kW; CAMP LEJEUNE, NC; Owner: CTC MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WTAR (850 AM; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WETC (540 AM; 8 kW; WENDELL-ZEBULON, NC; Owner: CAROLINA REGIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDJS (1430 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT OLIVE, NC; Owner: MOUNT OLIVE BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WGBR (1150 AM; 5 kW; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: NEW AGE COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bell Arthur:

  • WGPM (94.3 FM; FARMVILLE, NC; Owner: ABG NORTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • W208AO (89.5 FM; BELL ARTHUR, NC; Owner: GRACE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • W287AH (105.3 FM; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WERO (93.3 FM; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WNCT-FM (107.9 FM; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: WNCT 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)
  • WAGO (88.7 FM; SNOW HILL, NC; Owner: PATHWAY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY, INC.)
  • WFXK (104.3 FM; TARBORO, NC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WRQM (90.9 FM; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES UNIVERSITY OF NC AT CHAPEL HILL)
  • WRDU (106.1 FM; WILSON, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRSV (92.1 FM; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: NORTHSTAR BROADCATING CORPORATION)
  • WIKS (101.9 FM; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: WIKS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRAL (101.5 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAL-FM, INC.)
  • WXNR (99.5 FM; GRIFTON, NC; Owner: WXNR LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCBZ (103.7 FM; WILLIAMSTON, NC; Owner: ABG NORTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • W201AO (88.1 FM; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: CRAVEN COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WYMY (96.9 FM; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: NEW AGE COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WZMB (91.3 FM; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: EAST CAROLINA UNIVERSITY STUDENT MEDIA BOARD)
  • WSFL-FM (106.5 FM; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: WSFL LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Bell Arthur:

  • WUNK-TV (Channel 25; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • W60CV (Channel 60; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WITN-TV (Channel 7; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: WITN LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WNCT-TV (Channel 9; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYDO (Channel 14; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF EASTERN CAROLINA LICENSE LLC)
  • WCTI-TV (Channel 12; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUNM-TV (Channel 19; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WEPX (Channel 38; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: PAXSON GREENVILLE LICENSE, INC.)
  • WRAY-TV (Channel 30; WILSON, NC; Owner: WRAY, INC.)
  • WRAL-TV (Channel 5; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAPITOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WTVD (Channel 11; DURHAM, NC; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WNCN (Channel 17; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRPX (Channel 47; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: PAXSON RALEIGH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WLFL (Channel 22; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WLFL LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WRDC (Channel 28; DURHAM, NC; Owner: RALEIGH (WRDC-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WNCR-LP (Channel 20; WILSON, NC; Owner: ON THE MAP, INC.)
  • W64AZ (Channel 64; KINSTON-GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: GOCOM TELEVISION, L.P.,)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Henry W Hinton, 1.3 Km E Int Sr 1200 & 1210 (Lat: 35.607222 Lon: -77.467778), Type: 122.0, Overall height: 122 m, Registrant: 2523558822, , 408 WEST ARLINGTON BLVD., SUITE 101
  • 1.3 Km E Int Sr 1200 & 1210 (Lat: 35.607222 Lon: -77.467778), Type: 122.0, Overall height: 122 m, Registrant: 9198300944, , 1502 BLACKSMITH LN

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Bruce Well & Tank- W Of Junction Sr1257 & Sr43 (Lat: 35.657222 Lon: -77.476667), Type: Tank, Structure height: 41 m, Call Sign: WPXK995
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.537 MHzGrant Date: 04/11/2013, Expiration Date: 04/25/2023, Certifier: Marvis JoynerRegistrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Road 134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:

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

BELL ARTHUR WATER CORP (Population served: 9,850, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2012), St Public Notif requested (OCT-05-2012), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-05-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-05-2012), St Public Notif received (MAY-02-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-06-2009)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-06-2009)
  • 21 regular monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
  • Hazardous Condition: 3

Bell Arthur compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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