Bethlehem, North Carolina

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Population in 2010: 4,214.
Population change since 2000: +13.5%
Males: 2,148  (51.0%)
Females: 2,066  (49.0%)
Median resident age:

48.6 years
North Carolina median age:

39.1 years

Zip codes: 28601, 28681.

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Estimated median household income in 2019: $72,507 (it was $52,443 in 2000)
Bethlehem:

$72,507
NC:

$57,341

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $43,446 (it was $28,537 in 2000)

Bethlehem CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $241,584 (it was $126,400 in 2000)
Bethlehem:

$241,584
NC:

$193,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $277,539; detached houses: $283,842; mobile homes: $45,699

Median gross rent in 2019: $731.

March 2019 cost of living index in Bethlehem: 86.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 10.7%
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  • Races in Bethlehem, NC (2010)
    • 4,00495.0%White alone
    • 832.0%Hispanic
    • 441.0%Two or more races
    • 380.9%Asian alone
    • 310.7%Black alone
    • 80.2%American Indian alone
    • 50.1%Other race alone
    • 10.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

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Ancestries: American (38.4%), Irish (15.2%), English (12.2%), German (11.1%), Italian (3.3%), Scottish (3.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 7.59 square miles.

Population density: 555 people per square mile   (low).

Bethlehem, North Carolina map

106 residents are foreign born (0.8% Asia, 0.7% North America, 0.7% Europe).

This place:

2.5%
North Carolina:

8.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,311 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,020 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gastonia, NC (39.0 miles , pop. 66,277).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (49.3 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (443.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

St. Stephens, NC (1.8 miles ),
Northlakes, NC (2.2 miles ),
Hickory, NC (2.3 miles ),
Long View, NC (2.8 miles ),
Granite Falls, NC (2.8 miles ),
Brookford, NC (2.8 miles ),
Conover, NC (2.8 miles ),
Rhodhiss, NC (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 35.81 N, Longitude: 81.29 W

Area code: 828

Distribution of median household income in Bethlehem, NC in 2019
Distribution of house value in Bethlehem, NC in 2019
Bethlehem satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.6%
North Carolina:

6.1%
Most common industries in Bethlehem, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (17.1%)
  • Educational services (6.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.8%)
  • Health care (5.5%)
  • Construction (4.0%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (3.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (20.1%)
  • Construction (6.8%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.2%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (4.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (13.5%)
  • Educational services (12.4%)
  • Health care (12.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.3%)
  • Social assistance (4.0%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Bethlehem, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (6.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (4.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.8%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (8.5%)
  • Registered nurses (7.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.2%)

Average climate in Bethlehem, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Bethlehem, North Carolina average temperatures Bethlehem, North Carolina average precipitation Bethlehem, North Carolina humidity Bethlehem, North Carolina wind speed Bethlehem, North Carolina snowfall Bethlehem, North Carolina sunshine Bethlehem, 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 67.5. This is about average.

City:

67.5
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2016 was 0.0478. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0478
U.S.:

1.7894
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2016 was 13.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.0
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.23. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.23
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Bethlehem-area historical tornado activity is slightly below North Carolina state average. It is 23% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/7/1998, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 4.3 miles away from the Bethlehem place center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.

On 5/5/1989, a category F4 tornado 11.6 miles away from the place center killed 4 people and injured 52 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bethlehem-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above North Carolina state average. It is 4% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 47.2 miles away from Bethlehem center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 235.7 miles away from Bethlehem center
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 150.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 220.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 149.7 miles away from Bethlehem center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB) earthquake occurred 100.5 miles away from Bethlehem center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Alexander County (10) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bethlehem topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bethlehem:

  • BRIAN CENTER OF HICKORY (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; HICKORY, NC)
  • FRYE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; HICKORY, NC)
  • GUARDIAN HEALTH SERVICES LLC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; HICKORY, NC)
  • FMC DIALYSIS SERVICES OF HICKORY (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; HICKORY, NC)
  • BRIAN CTR HEALTH AND REHABI HICK (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; HICKORY, NC)
  • HICKORY MEMORIAL HOSP (Hospital, about 6 miles away; HICKORY, NC)
  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; HICKORY, NC)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bethlehem:

  • Catawba Valley Community College (about 8 miles; Hickory, NC; Full-time enrollment: 3,785)
  • Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute (about 12 miles; Hudson, NC; FT enrollment: 3,636)
  • Mitchell Community College (about 23 miles; Statesville, NC; FT enrollment: 2,458)
  • Western Piedmont Community College (about 23 miles; Morganton, NC; FT enrollment: 2,205)
  • Wilkes Community College (about 24 miles; Wilkesboro, NC; FT enrollment: 2,292)
  • NASCAR Technical Institute (about 29 miles; Mooresville, NC; FT enrollment: 2,350)
  • Gaston College (about 36 miles; Dallas, NC; FT enrollment: 4,385)

Points of interest:

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Churches in Bethlehem include: Mount Bethel Church (A), Shiloh Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Pisgah Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Rivers: Upper Little River (A), Middle Little River (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Alexander County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.4 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

76.3%
Whole state:

66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

3.6%
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: 0.2% of all households

Banks with branches in Bethlehem (2011 data):

  • First-Citizens Bank & Trust Company: Bethlehem Branch at Rink Dam Road And N.C. Highway 127, branch established on 1968/10/28. Info updated 2011/10/11: Bank assets: $20,566.4 mil, Deposits: $17,596.8 mil, headquarters in Raleigh, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 433 total offices, Holding Company: First Citizens Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Bethlehem:

Marital status in Bethlehem, NC
  • Never married: 19.1%
  • Now married: 62.0%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 7.5%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

For population 25 years and over in Bethlehem:

  • High school or higher: 86.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 32.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.6%
  • Unemployed: 1.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
North Carolina average:

11.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Bethlehem
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bethlehem, NC (based on Alexander County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant16,69649
Mainline Protestant4,64817
Catholic4771
Black Protestant1212
Other2-
None15,584-
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: 4
Alexander County:

1.10 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

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

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Alexander County:

1.10 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
This county:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
Alexander County:

6.06 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

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

9.7%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.2%
State:

28.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

19.8%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Bethlehem:

52.1%
North Carolina:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Bethlehem:

50.1%
North Carolina:

44.6%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.0
North Carolina:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Bethlehem:

21.8%
North Carolina:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.4%
North Carolina:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
Bethlehem:

36.3%
North Carolina:

33.6%

General health condition:
Bethlehem:

58.7%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.6%
State:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bethlehem, NC Residents

5.39% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($44,330 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.39%
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 Catawba County, NC  1.61% ($50,626 average AGI)
from Iredell County, NC  0.90% ($33,070)
from Caldwell County, NC  0.46% ($31,271)


4.73% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,189 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.73%
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 Catawba County, NC  1.45% ($50,011 average AGI)
to Iredell County, NC  0.83% ($34,547)
to Caldwell County, NC  0.39% ($32,020)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bethlehem:

  • WHKY (1290 AM; 50 kW; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)
  • WCXN (1170 AM; daytime; 8 kW; CLAREMONT, NC; Owner: WCXN, INC.)
  • WAIZ (630 AM; 1 kW; HICKORY, NC; Owner: NEWTON-CONOVER COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WKGX (1080 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LENOIR, NC; Owner: FOOTHILLS RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WYCV (900 AM; 1 kW; GRANITE FALLS, NC; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLTC (1370 AM; 20 kW; GASTONIA, NC)
  • WACB (860 AM; 1 kW; TAYLORSVILLE, NC)
  • WXIT (1200 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BLOWING ROCK, NC; Owner: RONDINARO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNNC (1230 AM; 1 kW; NEWTON, NC; Owner: NEWTON-CONOVER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bethlehem:

  • W232AV (94.3 FM; LENOIR, NC; Owner: DAVID TORRES)
  • W218BW (91.5 FM; LENOIR, NC; Owner: EAST TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WFHE (90.3 FM; HICKORY, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY RADIO FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WKBC-FM (97.3 FM; NORTH WILKESBORO, NC; Owner: WILKES BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLYT (102.9 FM; HICKORY, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKVS (103.3 FM; LENOIR, NC; Owner: FOOTHILLS RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WPEG (97.9 FM; CONCORD, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WNKS (95.1 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WMIT (106.9 FM; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFMX (105.7 FM; STATESVILLE, NC; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNCW (88.7 FM; SPINDALE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WLNK (107.9 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WECR-FM (102.3 FM; BEECH MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: RONDINARO BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WZJS (100.7 FM; BANNER ELK, NC; Owner: HIGHLAND COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATES, LLC)
  • WTHZ (94.1 FM; LEXINGTON, NC; Owner: DAVIDSON COUNTY BROADCASTING CO, INC)
  • WXRC (95.7 FM; HICKORY, NC; Owner: PACIFIC BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WPIR (88.1 FM; HICKORY, NC; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • WAGI-FM (105.3 FM; GAFFNEY, SC; Owner: GAFFNEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W285DG (104.9 FM; BOONE, NC; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W225AA (92.9 FM; BOONE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Bethlehem:

  • WHKY-TV (Channel 14; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)
  • WBTV (Channel 3; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS/WBTV, INC.)
  • WJZY (Channel 46; BELMONT, NC; Owner: WJZY-TV, INC.)
  • WWWB (Channel 55; ROCK HILL, SC; Owner: WWWB-TV, INC.)
  • WCNC-TV (Channel 36; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WCNC-TV, INC.)
  • WAXN (Channel 64; KANNAPOLIS, NC; Owner: WSOC-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WAFF (Channel 48; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WUNG-TV (Channel 58; CONCORD, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • W66BT (Channel 66; STATESVILLE, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WTBL-LP (Channel 53; LENOIR, NC; Owner: SOUND MEDIA, INC.)
Bethlehem fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019

Bethlehem fatal accident list:

Oct 28, 2009 07:11 AM, Sr-127, Rp-1208, Lat: 35.816142, Lon: -81.306553, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 18, 2008 09:39 AM, Sr-127, Rp-1137, Lat: 35.830270, Lon: -81.308870, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Apr 16, 2000 02:10 PM, Sr-127, Lat: 35.802671, Lon: -81.304358, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 3
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 75ft / 22.9mTotal length
  • 17,680Total average daily traffic
  • 1,170Total average daily truck traffic
  • 35,360Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Bethlehem)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Fire Station Rt 1 Taylorsville Sr 127 N (Lat: 35.300417 Lon: -81.540361), Call Sign: WSL597, Licensee ID: L00050311,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.325 MHz, Grant Date: 12/04/2014, Expiration Date: 10/25/2024, Registrant: Bethlehem Community Volunteer Fire Department Inc, 7373 Nc Hwy 127, Taylorsville, NC 28681, Phone: (828) 495-7411, Fax: (828) 495-7434
  • Int Nc Sr 2235 & 2245 At Bethlehem Vfd (Lat: 35.217083 Lon: -81.413694), Call Sign: WCA956,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.755 MHz, Grant Date: 09/13/2011, Expiration Date: 11/26/2021, Registrant: New Wave Licensing Services Inc., 517 Sachs Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0910, Fax: (717) 334-4739, Email:

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$126,29019$175,37196$180,8262$35,2407$172,2932$43,075
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$138,3600$04$120,4751$53,2500$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$109,2502$85,10026$153,7182$22,4502$115,9052$73,355
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$54,5601$176,47011$178,1312$184,0401$222,9401$39,680
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$187,9606$123,2151$52,7300$01$55,860
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0407.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$148,7983$164,637
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$76,750
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$76,7500$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0407.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Bethlehem, NC
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Bethlehem, NC - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Bethlehem, NC
  • 71.3%Electricity
  • 19.4%Utility gas
  • 6.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.4%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Bethlehem, NC
  • 96.3%Electricity
  • 3.7%Wood


Bethlehem 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
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