Bowmore, North Carolina

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Population in 2010: 103. Population change since 2000: -29.0%
Males: 17  (17.4%)
Females: 86  (82.6%)
Median resident age:  26.9 years
North Carolina median age:  38.7 years

Zip code: 28376

Estimated median household income in 2016: $52,705 (it was $39,125 in 2000)
Bowmore:

$52,705
NC:

$50,584

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $12,603 (it was $13,807 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $109,833 (it was $55,000 in 2000)
Bowmore:

$109,833
NC:

$165,400
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  • Races in Bowmore, NC (2010)

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    • 5654.4%Black alone
    • 2625.2%American Indian alone
    • 2019.4%White alone
    • 11.0%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Bowmore: 78.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (22.7%), Scotch-Irish (20.5%), American (18.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 259 feet

Land area: 3.36 square miles.

Population density: 31 people per square mile   (very low).

Bowmore, North Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Bowmore:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 28.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bowmore CDP:

  • Never married: 41.1%
  • Now married: 0.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 58.9%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $254 (0.5%)

Bowmore satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, NC (23.5 miles , pop. 121,015).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (71.4 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (417.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Wagram, NC (2.2 miles ), Raeford, NC (2.3 miles ), Silver City, NC (2.4 miles ), Five Points, NC (2.5 miles ), Deercroft, NC (2.8 miles ), Dundarrach, NC (2.8 miles) , Wakulla, NC (3.2 miles) , Red Springs, NC (3.3 miles ).

Latitude: 34.94 N, Longitude: 79.30 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 910

Bowmore household income distribution Bowmore home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.4%
North Carolina:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Average climate in Bowmore, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

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

On 4/8/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.5 miles away from the Bowmore place center injured 21 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 tornado 19.1 miles away from the place center killed 7 people and injured 100 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

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

On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 148.9 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 196.2 miles away from Bowmore 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 138.5 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 70.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/2006 at 05:44:25, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 35.2 miles away from Bowmore center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 178.9 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 (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bowmore topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bowmore:

  • OLD FARM ROAD HOME (Hospital, about 5 miles away; RAEFORD, NC)
  • DIALYSIS CARE OF HOKE COUNTY INC (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; RAEFORD, NC)
  • LIBERTY HOME CARE AND HOSPICE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; RAEFORD, NC)
  • AUTUMN CARE OF RAEFORD (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; RAEFORD, NC)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE SCOTLAND COUNTY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; LAURINBURG, NC)
  • RED SPRINGS DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; RED SPRINGS, NC)
  • EASTBROOK HOME (Hospital, about 12 miles away; RED SPRINGS, NC)

Amtrak station near Bowmore:

  • 18 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 Bowmore:

  • University of North Carolina at Pembroke (about 19 miles; Pembroke, NC; Full-time enrollment: 5,548)
  • Sandhills Community College (about 21 miles; Pinehurst, NC; FT enrollment: 3,434)
  • Fayetteville Technical Community College (about 24 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 10,114)
  • Richmond Community College (about 24 miles; Hamlet, NC; FT enrollment: 2,106)
  • Fayetteville State University (about 25 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 5,297)
  • Robeson Community College (about 28 miles; Lumberton, NC; FT enrollment: 2,322)
  • Methodist University (about 28 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 2,313)

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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 14.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.114
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 21.0 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 21.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.84
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 60.9%
(40.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.7 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  73.7%
Whole state:  66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.9%
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:

1.8
North Carolina average:

12.0

Bowmore travel time to work - commute Bowmore mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Bowmore 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:
Bowmore:

49.2%
North Carolina:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Bowmore:

40.9%
North Carolina:

44.6%

Average BMI:
Bowmore:

30.2
North Carolina:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

15.1%
North Carolina:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

14.4%
North Carolina:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.6
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.5%
North Carolina:

33.6%

General health condition:
Bowmore:

50.5%
North Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

82.5%
State:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bowmore, 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 Bowmore:

  • WYRU (1160 AM; 5 kW; RED SPRINGS, NC; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEEB (990 AM; 10 kW; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: PINEHURST BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WFNC (640 AM; 10 kW; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMFA (1400 AM; 1 kW; RAEFORD, NC; Owner: W & V BROADCASTING)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WEWO (1460 AM; 5 kW; LAURINBURG, NC; Owner: SERVICE MEDIA, INC.)
  • WKKE (1080 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ST. PAULS, NC; Owner: FERRIS YARNELL LOCKLEAR)
  • WQNX (1350 AM; 3 kW; ABERDEEN, NC; Owner: GOLF CAPITAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLWL (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ROCKINGHAM, NC; Owner: SANDHILLS BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WBSC (1550 AM; 10 kW; BENNETTSVILLE, SC; Owner: D-MITCH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bowmore:

  • WKQB (106.9 FM; SOUTHERN PINES, 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)
  • WUKS (107.7 FM; ST. PAULS, NC; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQSM (98.1 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WEGX (92.9 FM; DILLON, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WZFX (99.1 FM; WHITEVILLE, NC; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIOZ-FM (102.5 FM; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: MERIDIAN COMMUNICATIONS. L.L.C.)
  • WJSG (104.3 FM; HAMLET, NC; Owner: JACKSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W290AD (105.9 FM; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBFY (90.3 FM; PINEHURST, NC; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WFSS (91.9 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: FAYETTEVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WCCG (104.5 FM; HOPE MILLS, NC; Owner: DR. JAMES E. CARSON)

TV broadcast stations around Bowmore:

  • 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.)
  • WBTW (Channel 13; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WLPS-LP (Channel 7; LUMBERTON/PEMBROKE, NC; Owner: BILLY RAY LOCKLEAR)
  • WUVC (Channel 40; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPITAL BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WYBE-CA (Channel 44; PINEHURST, NC; Owner: MULTIMEDIA NETWORK OF NC, INC)
  • W66DF (Channel 66; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WECT (Channel 6; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WRAZ (Channel 50; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAZ-TV, INC.)
  • W67DU (Channel 67; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WSFX-TV (Channel 26; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN MEDIA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WPEM-LP (Channel 47; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: GERALD LOCKLEAR)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • A C NEWBERRY, Near 251 Graham Road (Lat: 34.938611 Lon: -79.303889), Type: 82.3, Overall height: 82.3 m, Registrant: 7709539400, , 3200 COBB GALLERIA PKWY SUITE 205
  • APRIL C NEWBERRY, Near 251 Graham Road (Lat: 34.938611 Lon: -79.303889), Type: 82.3, Overall height: 82.3 m, Registrant: 7709539400, , 3200 COBB GALLERIA PKWY SUITE 205
  • B B Breen, Near 251 Graham Road (Lat: 34.938611 Lon: -79.303889), Type: 82.3, Overall height: 82.3 m, Registrant: 7709539400, , 3200 COBB GALLERIA PKWY SUITE 205
  • Near 251 Graham Road (Lat: 34.938611 Lon: -79.303889), Type: 82.3, Overall height: 82.3 m, Registrant: 7709539400, Whitney.Marks@gearon.Com, 1760 THE EXCHANGE N.W., SUITE 200

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
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$180,1271$84,6203$175,793
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$01$138,520
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$97,120
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$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:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (67%)
  • Utility gas (30%)

Bowmore compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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