Broadway, North Carolina

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Population in 2014: 1,264 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +24.5%
Males: 582  (46.1%)
Females: 682  (53.9%)
Median resident age:  41.0 years
North Carolina median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 27330, 27505.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $56,540 (it was $52,917 in 2000)
Broadway:

$56,540
NC:

$45,906

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,531 (it was $24,397 in 2000)

Broadway town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $163,843 (it was $99,700 in 2000)
Broadway:

$163,843
NC:

$154,300

Median gross rent in 2013: $767.

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  • Races in Broadway, NC (2013)

    Broadway races chart
    • 1,05366.6%White alone
    • 19912.6%Hispanic
    • 18911.9%Black alone
    • 664.2%Two or more races
    • 473.0%Asian alone
    • 281.8%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Broadway: 82.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (12.9%), United States (11.3%), Irish (10.1%), German (7.3%), French (3.5%), Scottish (2.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 472 feet

Land area: 1.25 square miles.

Population density: 1,011 people per square mile   (low).

Broadway,NC real estate house value index trend

Broadway, North Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Broadway:

  • High school or higher: 90.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Broadway town:

  • Never married: 29.1%
  • Now married: 53.1%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 7.8%

92 residents are foreign born (3.5% Latin America).

This town:

5.8%
North Carolina:

7.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,915 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,559 (1.1%)

Broadway satellite photo by USGS

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

Broadway household income distribution Broadway home values distribution

Crime rates in Broadway (2008):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 1 robbery (86.9 per 100,000)
  • 2 assaults (173.8 per 100,000)
  • 0 burglaries (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 16 thefts (1,390.1 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 121.2 (higher means more crime, US average = 297.2)

Crime rates in Broadway (2009):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 6 robberies (514.1 per 100,000)
  • 3 assaults (257.1 per 100,000)
  • 10 burglaries (856.9 per 100,000)
  • 23 thefts (1,970.9 per 100,000)
  • 2 auto thefts (171.4 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 372.8 (higher means more crime, US average = 279.7)

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.10
North Carolina average:

2.41
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.9%
North Carolina:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +15 (+1.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (34%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Broadway, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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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 the city 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 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 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 Broadway 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 the city 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 (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, 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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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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 43.3. This is significantly better than average.

City:

43.3
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2011 was 0.787. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.787
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 20.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.42. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.42
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 24.6%
(7.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 80.0% for Black residents, 74.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 88.6% for other race residents, 26.7% for two or more races residents)
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

Broadway, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
North Carolina average:

12.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Broadway town (based on Lee County data)

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
Lee 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
Lee County:

5.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.1%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Lee County:

28.7%
North Carolina:

28.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This 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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$2,183
Other Government Administration 2$7,441$44,6466$720
Police - Other 4$11,967$35,9010$0
Streets and Highways 2$6,143$36,8580$0
Water Supply 1$3,858$46,2960$0
Totals for Government 9$29,409$39,2127$2,903

Broadway government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $146,000 ($115.51)
    General Public Buildings: $137,000 ($108.39)
    Central Staff Services: $103,000 ($81.49)
    Regular Highways: $85,000 ($67.25)
    Sewerage: $81,000 ($64.08)
    Financial Administration: $76,000 ($60.13)
    Solid Waste Management: $55,000 ($43.51)
    Water Utilities: $35,000 ($27.69)
    General - Other: $21,000 ($16.61)
    Fire Protection: $12,000 ($9.49)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($2.37)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $53,000 ($41.93)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $21,000 ($16.61)
    Water Utilities: $3,000 ($2.37)
    Police Protection: $1,000 ($0.79)
    Central Staff: $1,000 ($0.79)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $277,000 ($219.15)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)

Broadway government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $195,000 ($154.27)
    Solid Waste Management: $53,000 ($41.93)
    All Other: $8,000 ($6.33)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $136,000 ($107.59)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $16,000 ($12.66)
    Interest Earnings: $10,000 ($7.91)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $84,000 ($66.46)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $39,000 ($30.85)
    General Support: $34,000 ($26.90)
  • Tax - Property: $247,000 ($195.41)
    NEC: $5,000 ($3.96)

Broadway government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $7,000 ($5.54)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $884,000 ($699.37)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $862,000 ($681.96)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $22,000 ($17.41)
    Water Utilities: $7,000 ($5.54)

Broadway government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $607,000 ($480.22)

6.51% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,775 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.51%
North Carolina average:

7.13%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($615 average AGI)
Lee County:

0.08%
North Carolina average:

0.10%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Harnett County, NC  1.12% ($27,661 average AGI)
from Chatham County, NC  0.70% ($30,558)
from Wake County, NC  0.49% ($34,835)


6.41% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,534 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.41%
North Carolina average:

6.77%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($757 average AGI)
Lee County:

0.09%
North Carolina average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Harnett County, NC  1.16% ($26,883 average AGI)
to Wake County, NC  0.89% ($33,086)
to Chatham County, NC  0.48% ($32,191)

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: 35.44606, Lon: -79.06163, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 4, Drunken persons involved: 1
Nov 7, 2011 05:28 PM, E Harrington Ave, Smith Rd, Lat: 35.46129, Lon: -79.05296, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial 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 MHzGrant Date: 01/13/2009, Expiration Date: 02/28/2019, Cancellation Date: 07/16/2014Registrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 04/19/1999, Expiration Date: 04/19/2009, Cancellation Date: 06/06/2009, Certifier: Shawn E EndsleyRegistrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 300 Technology Drive #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-1626, Fax: (972) 801-1699, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Old Hwy 421 S (Lat: 35.462667 Lon: -79.057806), Call Sign: KNGJ589
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.010 MHzGrant Date: 04/17/2013, Expiration Date: 05/10/2023Registrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 11/10/2012, Expiration Date: 01/28/2023, Certifier: Wayne E EberhardRegistrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 06/13/2013, Expiration Date: 06/16/2023, Certifier: James B Mc DanielRegistrant: 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: 11035.0 MHzGrant Date: 03/05/2013, Expiration Date: 03/05/2023, Certifier: Charles ClearyRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, 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, 6034.15 MHzGrant Date: 03/11/2014, Expiration Date: 03/11/2024, Certifier: Steven T CampbellRegistrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 01/09/2015, Expiration Date: 01/09/2025, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 11/12/2015, Expiration Date: 11/12/2025, Certifier: David WerblowRegistrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 04/21/1986, Expiration Date: 12/01/2004, Cancellation Date: 12/17/2003Registrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 08/13/1990, Expiration Date: 12/01/2012, Cancellation Date: 10/19/2009Registrant: Covington & Burling LLP, 1201 Pennsylvania Avenue Nw, Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 662-5460

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • 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
    Registrant (Individual): Ronney L Yarborough, 812 Hollies Pines Rd, Broadway, NC 27505
  • 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
    Registrant (Individual): Francis E Cordrey, 491 Omaha Dr, Broadway, NC 27505

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

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 66
  • Hazardous Condition: 25
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Broadway

See full 2006 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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (84%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Utility gas (2%)

Businesses in Broadway, NC

  • U-Haul: 1

Broadway compared to North Carolina state average:

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