Broadway, North Carolina

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Population in 2017: 1,262 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +24.3%
Males: 611  (48.5%)
Females: 651  (51.5%)
Median resident age:

45.6 years
North Carolina median age:

38.8 years

Zip codes: 27330, 27505.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $57,658 (it was $52,917 in 2000)
Broadway:

$57,658
NC:

$52,752

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $30,079 (it was $24,397 in 2000)

Broadway town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $148,763 (it was $99,700 in 2000)
Broadway:

$148,763
NC:

$171,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $178,749; detached houses: $183,732; townhouses or other attached units: $166,351; mobile homes: $68,777

Median gross rent in 2017: $769.

March 2019 cost of living index in Broadway: 80.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 10.8%
(13.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.5% for Black residents, 6.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 1.2% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Broadway, NC (2017)
    • 99068.2%White alone
    • 17311.9%Hispanic
    • 1188.1%Black alone
    • 795.4%Two or more races
    • 684.7%Asian alone
    • 261.8%Other race alone
    • 10.07%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 20 registered sex offenders living in Broadway, North Carolina as of October 19, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Broadway is 68 to 1.



Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.15
North Carolina average:

2.34
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Ancestries: American (24.2%), German (8.4%), European (7.5%), English (7.1%), Scotch-Irish (6.2%), Irish (3.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 472 feet

Land area: 1.25 square miles.

Population density: 1,010 people per square mile   (low).

Broadway, North Carolina map

87 residents are foreign born (1.2% Latin America).

This town:

6.0%
North Carolina:

7.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,862 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,645 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cary, NC (26.3 miles , pop. 94,536).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (33.9 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (379.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Sanford, NC (2.6 miles ),
Mamers, NC (2.7 miles ),
Moncure, NC (3.4 miles ),
Lillington, NC (3.8 miles ),
Cameron, NC (3.8 miles),
Gulf, NC (3.8 miles),
Fuquay-Varina, NC (4.2 miles ),
Buies Creek, NC (4.2 miles )

Latitude: 35.46 N, Longitude: 79.05 W

Area code: 919

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

4.7%
North Carolina:

4.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +15 (+1.5%).
Most common industries in Broadway, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.2%)
  • Educational services (9.7%)
  • Construction (9.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.0%)
  • Machinery (4.9%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.1%)
  • Chemicals (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.6%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (7.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.0%)
  • Machinery (5.0%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (4.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (23.7%)
  • Educational services (16.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.4%)
  • Chemicals (5.3%)
  • Machinery (4.9%)
  • Construction (3.8%)
  • Public administration (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Broadway, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.0%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.3%)
  • Construction laborers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (10.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.6%)
  • Registered nurses (6.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)

Average climate in Broadway, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Broadway, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 58.5. This is better than average.

City:

58.5
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.01. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.01
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.0848. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0848
U.S.:

1.7894
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 33.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.29. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.29
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Broadway-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 2% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/28/1988, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 33.2 miles away from the Broadway town center killed 4 people and injured 154 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 tornado 37.8 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 395 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Broadway-area historical earthquake activity is near North Carolina state average. It is 85% 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 224.1 miles away from Broadway center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 187.6 miles away from Broadway 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 160.5 miles away from Broadway 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 177.3 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 330.6 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 99.2 miles away from Broadway center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lee County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Ice Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Broadway topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Broadway:

  • VOCA-HICKORY II GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 7 miles away; SANFORD, NC)
  • CENTRAL CAROLINA HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; SANFORD, NC)
  • SKILL CREATIONS OF SANFORD (Hospital, about 8 miles away; SANFORD, NC)
  • T.L.C. HOME, INC. (Hospital, about 8 miles away; SANFORD, NC)
  • CONVALESCENT CENTER OF SANFORD (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SANFORD, NC)
  • SANFORD HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CO (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SANFORD, NC)
  • LEE COUNTY NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SANFORD, NC)

Airports located in Broadway:

Operable nuclear power plant near Broadway:

  • 17 miles: Shearon Harris in New Hill, NC.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Broadway:

  • Central Carolina Community College (about 6 miles; Sanford, NC; Full-time enrollment: 3,675)
  • Campbell University (about 19 miles; Buies Creek, NC; FT enrollment: 5,127)
  • Wake Technical Community College (about 24 miles; Raleigh, NC; FT enrollment: 16,265)
  • Methodist University (about 25 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 2,313)
  • Sandhills Community College (about 27 miles; Pinehurst, NC; FT enrollment: 3,434)
  • Fayetteville Technical Community College (about 28 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 10,114)
  • Fayetteville State University (about 29 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 5,297)

Public elementary/middle school in Broadway:

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Points of interest:

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Church in Broadway: Cameron Grove Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Watson Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Lee 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 Broadway and their reported violations in the past:

BROADWAY, TOWN OF (Population served: 1,654, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-19-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUN-03-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-03-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2011), St Public Notif received (MAR-16-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-19-2010), St Public Notif requested (MAR-23-2011), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-23-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-19-2010), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-23-2011), St Public Notif requested (MAR-23-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2011), St Public Notif received (APR-20-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-19-2010), St Public Notif requested (JAN-21-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-21-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-19-2010), St Public Notif requested (JAN-21-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-21-2011), St Public Notif received (MAR-02-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-19-2010), St Public Notif requested (AUG-19-2010), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-19-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2011)
  • 3 other older health violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

70.3%
Whole state:

66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.4%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households
2 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010

Banks with branches in Broadway (2011 data):

  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Broadway Branch at 106 South Main Street, branch established on 1966/10/31. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • First Bank: Broadway Branch at 229 North Main Street, branch established on 1981/08/05. Info updated 2011/01/25: Bank assets: $3,289.4 mil, Deposits: $2,759.1 mil, headquarters in Troy, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 98 total offices, Holding Company: First Bancorp

For population 15 years and over in Broadway:

Marital status in Broadway, NC
  • Never married: 24.7%
  • Now married: 49.8%
  • Separated: 4.1%
  • Widowed: 12.1%
  • Divorced: 9.3%

For population 25 years and over in Broadway:

  • High school or higher: 87.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.9
North Carolina average:

11.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Broadway, NC (based on Lee County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant14,94573
Mainline Protestant8,09331
Catholic3,4021
Black Protestant2,55418
Other1,1763
None27,696-
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: 15
This county:

2.59 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Lee County:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
This county:

5.53 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
This county:

6.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.1%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Lee County:

28.7%
North Carolina:

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

14.5%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

50.6%
North Carolina:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

47.6%
State:

44.6%

Average BMI:
Broadway:

28.7
North Carolina:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.2%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

8.6%
North Carolina:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Broadway:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.8%
North Carolina:

33.6%

General health condition:
Broadway:

56.5%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Broadway:

78.5%
North Carolina:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Broadway, 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
Police - Other 4$11,967$35,9010$0
Streets and Highways 2$6,143$36,8580$0
Other Government Administration 2$7,441$44,6466$720
Water Supply 1$3,858$46,2960$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 1$2,183
Totals for Government 9$29,409$39,2127$2,903

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $44,000 ($34.87)
    General Public Buildings: $21,000 ($16.64)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $315,000 ($249.60)
    Police Protection: $256,000 ($202.85)
    General Public Buildings: $133,000 ($105.39)
    Sewerage: $126,000 ($99.84)
    Central Staff Services: $109,000 ($86.37)
    Financial Administration: $108,000 ($85.58)
    Solid Waste Management: $81,000 ($64.18)
    Regular Highways: $26,000 ($20.60)
    Parks and Recreation: $25,000 ($19.81)
    Housing and Community Development: $11,000 ($8.72)
    General - Other: $10,000 ($7.92)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($7.92)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $25,000 ($19.81)
    Water Utilities: $20,000 ($15.85)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $378,000 ($299.52)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $14,000 ($11.09)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $223,000 ($176.70)
    Solid Waste Management: $70,000 ($55.47)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $7,000 ($5.55)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $23,000 ($18.23)
    Donations From Private Sources: $22,000 ($17.43)
    General Revenue - Other: $16,000 ($12.68)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($3.96)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $149,000 ($118.07)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $59,000 ($46.75)
    Highways: $38,000 ($30.11)
    Other: $17,000 ($13.47)
  • Tax - Property: $363,000 ($287.64)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $219,000 ($173.53)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $610,000 ($483.36)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $555,000 ($439.78)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $55,000 ($43.58)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,017,000 ($805.86)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $196,000 ($155.31)

8.06% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($51,026 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.06%
North Carolina average:

7.88%

0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($545 average AGI)
Lee County:

0.10%
North Carolina average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Harnett County, NC  1.41% ($34,485 average AGI)
from Wake County, NC  0.80% ($59,215)
from Chatham County, NC  0.68% ($37,917)


8.39% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($38,093 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.39%
North Carolina average:

7.23%

0.13% of residents moved to foreign countries ($930 average AGI)
Lee County:

0.13%
North Carolina average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Wake County, NC  1.86% ($33,305 average AGI)
to Harnett County, NC  1.43% ($34,307)
to Chatham County, NC  0.48% ($39,431)

Businesses in Broadway, NC

  • U-Haul: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Broadway:

  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WXKL (1290 AM; 1 kW; SANFORD, NC; Owner: WGSE INCORPORATED)
  • WFNC (640 AM; 10 kW; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WLLN (1370 AM; 5 kW; LILLINGTON, NC; Owner: ESTUARDO VALDEMAR RODRIGUEZ)
  • WRBZ (850 AM; 10 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: ALCHEMY COMMUNICATIONS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP #1)
  • WEEB (990 AM; 10 kW; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: PINEHURST BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WCRY (1460 AM; 5 kW; FUQUAY-VARINA, NC)
  • WWGP (1050 AM; 1 kW; SANFORD, NC; Owner: WWGP BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WCKB (780 AM; 7 kW; DUNN, NC; Owner: NORTH CAROLINA CENTRAL BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPYB (1130 AM; daytime; 7 kW; BENSON, NC; Owner: BENSON-DUNN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WETC (540 AM; 8 kW; WENDELL-ZEBULON, NC; Owner: CAROLINA REGIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Broadway:

  • WQDR (94.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAROLINA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WFJA (105.5 FM; SANFORD, NC; Owner: WWGP BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRAL (101.5 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAL-FM, INC.)
  • WDCC (90.5 FM; SANFORD, NC; Owner: CENTRAL CAROLINA COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WRSN (93.9 FM; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WUNC (91.5 FM; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES UNIVERSITY OF NC AT CHAPEL HILL)
  • WBBB (96.1 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAROLINA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • W204AV (88.7 FM; SANFORD, NC; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WQSM (98.1 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WDCG (105.1 FM; DURHAM, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNNL (103.9 FM; FUQUAY-VARINA, NC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WKXU (101.1 FM; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: CAROLINA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WRDU (106.1 FM; WILSON, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMAG (99.5 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCPE (89.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: EDUCATIONAL INFORMATION CORPORATION)
  • WCCE (90.1 FM; BUIES CREEK, NC; Owner: CAMPBELL UNIVERSITY, INCORPORATED)
  • WWMY (102.9 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WWND, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Broadway:

  • WUVC (Channel 40; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPITAL BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WRAZ (Channel 50; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAZ-TV, INC.)
  • WTVD (Channel 11; DURHAM, NC; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WRAL-TV (Channel 5; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAPITOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WRDC (Channel 28; DURHAM, NC; Owner: RALEIGH (WRDC-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WLFL (Channel 22; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WLFL LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WNCN (Channel 17; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WACN-LP (Channel 34; APEX, NC; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WUNC-TV (Channel 4; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WFMY-TV (Channel 2; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WFMY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • W46BF (Channel 46; SANFORD, NC; Owner: SAN-LEE COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W67CD (Channel 67; SANFORD, NC; Owner: CENTRAL CAROLINA B/CING. CORP., INC.)
  • 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)
  • WLXI-TV (Channel 61; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • W66DF (Channel 66; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WRAY-TV (Channel 30; WILSON, NC; Owner: WRAY, INC.)
  • WFPX (Channel 62; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WYBE-CA (Channel 44; PINEHURST, NC; Owner: MULTIMEDIA NETWORK OF NC, INC)

Broadway fatal accident list:

Jan 12, 2013 02:34 AM, Swanns Station Rd, Dixie Farm Rd, Lat: 35.446056, Lon: -79.061631, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 4, Drunk persons involved: 1
Nov 7, 2011 05:28 PM, E Harrington Ave, Smith Rd, Lat: 35.461292, Lon: -79.052964, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 52ft / 16.1mTotal length
  • 4,470Total average daily traffic
  • 286Total average daily truck traffic
  • 8,940Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Broadway)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 5.9 Mi Ne (Lat: 35.512667 Lon: -78.977528), Structure height: 533 m, Call Sign: WNNS423,
    Assigned Frequencies: 861.137 MHz, 863.137 MHz, 864.137 MHz, 865.137 MHz, Grant Date: 01/13/2009, Expiration Date: 02/28/2019, Cancellation Date: 07/16/2014, Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • 1452 Buckhorm Road (Lat: 35.512667 Lon: -78.977528), Type: Tower, Structure height: 533 m, Call Sign: WPNP319,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.800 MHz, Grant Date: 04/19/1999, Expiration Date: 04/19/2009, Cancellation Date: 06/06/2009, Certifier: Shawn E Endsley, Registrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 300 Technology Drive #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-1626, Fax: (972) 801-1699, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Old Hwy 421 S (Lat: 35.462667 Lon: -79.057806), Call Sign: KNGJ589,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.010 MHz, Grant Date: 04/17/2013, Expiration Date: 05/10/2023, Registrant: Cape Fear Fire Dept., Broadway, NC 27505, Phone: (919) 708-3607, Email:
  • 5 Mi N 1/4 Mi E Of Sr 1538 (Lat: 35.512667 Lon: -78.977528), Call Sign: WNKY491,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.315 MHz, Grant Date: 11/10/2012, Expiration Date: 01/28/2023, Certifier: Wayne E Eberhard, Registrant: North Carolina State Highway Patrol, 4702 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-4702, Phone: (919) 948-7854, Fax: (919) 662-4444, Email:
  • 194 Peyton Lane (Lat: 35.422222 Lon: -79.003611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 12 m, Overall height: 18 m, Call Sign: WNUL231,
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.740 MHz, Grant Date: 06/13/2013, Expiration Date: 06/16/2023, Certifier: James B Mc Daniel, Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • SEMINOLE, 106 Junior Lane (Lat: 35.434250 Lon: -79.042167), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 80.8 m, Call Sign: WQQU494,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 11035.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/05/2013, Expiration Date: 03/05/2023, Certifier: Charles Cleary, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (678) 259-1319, Email:
  • ARLINGTON, 11884 Us Hwy 421 North (Lat: 35.437667 Lon: -79.019944), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 85.3 m, Overall height: 89.9 m, Call Sign: WQTN468,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, Grant Date: 03/11/2014, Expiration Date: 03/11/2024, Certifier: Steven T Campbell, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • RA33XC276, 106 Junior Lane (Lat: 35.434250 Lon: -79.042167), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 80.8 m, Call Sign: WQVD627,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10895.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, Grant Date: 01/09/2015, Expiration Date: 01/09/2025, Cancellation Date: 06/22/2016, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • 5RA0319A, 106 Junior Lane (Lat: 35.434250 Lon: -79.042167), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 80.8 m, Call Sign: WQWT288,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/12/2015, Expiration Date: 11/12/2025, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • 0.65 Mi E Of County Rd 1538 (Lat: 35.512500 Lon: -78.977778), Overall height: 533.1 m, Call Sign: WLG328, Licensee ID: L00077599,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6950.00 MHz, Grant Date: 04/21/1986, Expiration Date: 12/01/2004, Cancellation Date: 12/17/2003, Registrant: Wuvc License Partnership G.P., 1999 Avenue Of The Stars Suite 3050, Los Angeles, CA 90067
  • .6 Mi Sw Of Cape Fear River (Lat: 35.512639 Lon: -78.977500), Overall height: 533.1 m, Call Sign: WLH440,
    Assigned Frequencies: 1990.00 MHz, Grant Date: 08/13/1990, Expiration Date: 12/01/2012, Cancellation Date: 10/19/2009, Registrant: Covington & Burling LLP, 1201 Pennsylvania Avenue Nw, Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 662-5460

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Broadway)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: ZENITH ACFT CO ZODIAC 601 XL (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: JABIRU 3300 (120 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 505WP , Serial Number: 6-4756, Year manufactured: 2005, Airworthiness Date: 05/10/2005, Certificate Issue Date: 09/15/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Francis E Cordrey, 491 Omaha Dr, Broadway, NC 27505
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BC12-D1 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 46RY , Serial Number: 10282, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 09/23/1955, Certificate Issue Date: 12/03/1999
    Registrant (Individual): Ronney L Yarborough, 812 Hollies Pines Rd, Broadway, NC 27505

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 57. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 80 took place in 2010, and the least - 44 in 2009. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Broadway, NC When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (45.6%), and Outside Fires (37.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Broadway, NC
    • 44545.6%Structure Fires
    • 36437.3%Outside Fires
    • 10010.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 666.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Broadway, NC
Most common first names in Broadway, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James5470.7 years
John3173.3 years
Mary2677.4 years
William1673.4 years
Charles1566.9 years
Henry1470.0 years
Robert1370.5 years
Thomas1273.9 years
Annie1279.3 years
George1268.5 years
Most common last names in Broadway, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Thomas5574.7 years
Mcneill5272.7 years
Patterson4676.6 years
Harrington4176.9 years
Womack2575.1 years
Buchanan2375.7 years
Cameron2273.5 years
Mclean1876.0 years
Rosser1679.4 years
Buie1670.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Broadway, NC
  • 84.4%Electricity
  • 9.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.7%Wood
  • 2.3%No fuel used
  • 0.9%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Broadway, NC
  • 69.3%Electricity
  • 25.7%Utility gas
  • 5.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Broadway compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
There are 2 pilots and 8 other airmen in this city.
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