Cameron, North Carolina

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Population in 2017: 332 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +119.9%
Males: 150  (45.2%)
Females: 182  (54.8%)
Median resident age:

40.8 years
North Carolina median age:

38.8 years

Zip code: 28326

Estimated median household income in 2017: $49,836 (it was $32,500 in 2000)
Cameron:

$49,836
NC:

$52,752

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $24,933 (it was $15,337 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $143,573 (it was $60,000 in 2000)
Cameron:

$143,573
NC:

$171,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $162,863; detached houses: $202,449; mobile homes: $58,414

Median gross rent in 2017: $886.

March 2019 cost of living index in Cameron: 81.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 9.0%
(9.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.3% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Cameron, NC (2010)
    • 20371.2%White alone
    • 6422.5%Black alone
    • 113.9%Two or more races
    • 62.1%Hispanic
    • 10.4%Asian alone



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 38 registered sex offenders living in Cameron, North Carolina as of June 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Cameron is 7 to 1.


Crime rates in Cameron by year

Type

2005

2006

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(632.9)
1
(625.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
8
(5,063)
4
(2,500)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
4
(2,532)
10
(6,250)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(632.9)
3
(1,875)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)696.2762.5

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Cameron, NC

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.37
North Carolina average:

2.51
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Ancestries: American (18.7%), German (6.2%), English (4.7%), Irish (3.6%), Scottish (3.6%), Welsh (2.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 340 feet

Land area: 1.05 square miles.

Population density: 316 people per square mile   (very low).

Cameron, North Carolina map

5 residents are foreign born (2.6% Europe, 0.7% Asia).

This town:

3.3%
North Carolina:

5.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,208 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $567 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, NC (26.1 miles , pop. 121,015).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (48.3 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (393.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Vass, NC (2.3 miles ),
Whispering Pines, NC (2.9 miles ),
Carthage, NC (3.0 miles ),
Sanford, NC (3.4 miles ),
Southern Pines, NC (3.6 miles ),
Broadway, NC (3.8 miles ),
Pinehurst, NC (3.9 miles ),
Taylortown, NC (4.0 miles )

Latitude: 35.33 N, Longitude: 79.25 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 910

Distribution of median household income in Cameron, NC in 2017
Distribution of house value in Cameron, NC in 2017

Cameron satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.1%
North Carolina:

4.1%
Most common industries in Cameron, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (13.9%)
  • Construction (11.1%)
  • Public administration (6.9%)
  • Health care (6.9%)
  • Machinery (5.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.6%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (18.9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (16.2%)
  • Repair & maintenance (10.8%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (8.1%)
  • Chemicals (8.1%)
  • Public administration (8.1%)
  • Lumber & other construction materials merchant wholesalers (5.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Machinery (11.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (11.4%)
  • Health care (11.4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (11.4%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (5.7%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.7%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, souvenir, other miscellaneous stores (5.7%)
Most common occupations in Cameron, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (9.7%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (8.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (13.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (10.8%)
  • Life and physical scientists (8.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (8.1%)
  • Top executives (5.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (20.0%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (17.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (11.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (11.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.7%)

Average climate in Cameron, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Cameron, North Carolina average temperatures Cameron, North Carolina average precipitation Cameron, North Carolina humidity Cameron, North Carolina wind speed Cameron, North Carolina snowfall Cameron, North Carolina sunshine Cameron, North Carolina clear and cloudy days
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 7.6 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 7.6 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 7.6 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 7.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.29
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Cameron-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 4% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 34.6 miles away from the Cameron town center killed 4 people and injured 395 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 2/22/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 25.4 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 60 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cameron-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below North Carolina state average. It is 87% 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 209.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 175.4 miles away from Cameron 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 173.5 miles away from Cameron 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 165.0 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 327.3 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 84.7 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 Moore County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Cameron:

  • PINE RIDGE GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 7 miles away; SANFORD, NC)
  • PEAK RESOURCES - PINELAKE (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; CARTHAGE, NC)
  • LEE COUNTY NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SANFORD, NC)
  • ST JOSEPH OF THE PINES HEALTH (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SOUTHERN PINES, NC)
  • SAINT JOSEPH OF THE PINES HEALTHCENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SOUTHERN PINES, NC)
  • CENTRAL CAROLINA HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; SANFORD, NC)
  • ST JOSEPH OF THE PINES HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 12 miles away; SOUTHERN PINES, NC)

Airports located in Cameron:

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Amtrak station near Cameron:

  • 14 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 Cameron:

  • Central Carolina Community College (about 12 miles; Sanford, NC; Full-time enrollment: 3,675)
  • Sandhills Community College (about 12 miles; Pinehurst, NC; FT enrollment: 3,434)
  • Methodist University (about 26 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 2,313)
  • Fayetteville Technical Community College (about 26 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 10,114)
  • Fayetteville State University (about 27 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 5,297)
  • Campbell University (about 30 miles; Buies Creek, NC; FT enrollment: 5,127)
  • Wake Technical Community College (about 39 miles; Raleigh, NC; FT enrollment: 16,265)

Public high school in Cameron:

Private high school in Cameron:

  • CAMERON BOYS CAMP (Students: 23, Location: 255 CAMERON CAMP RD, Grades: 5-11, Boys only)

Public elementary/middle schools in Cameron:

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Points of interest:

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

Birthplace of: Jeff Hardy - Professional wrestler and musician, Matt Hardy - Professional wrestler, Shannon Moore - Professional wrestler.

Moore 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 Cameron and their reported violations in the past:

CAMERON, TOWN OF (Population served: 490, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-20-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-20-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-14-2006)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-20-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-20-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-14-2006)
  • 168 regular monitoring violations
CAMERON BOYS CAMP (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-04-2011), St Formal NOV issued (APR-04-2011), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-04-2011), St Public Notif received (APR-13-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-21-2013)
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

65.5%
Whole state:

66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

2.6%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.9% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Cameron:

Marital status in Cameron, NC
  • Never married: 25.3%
  • Now married: 53.0%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 12.7%
  • Divorced: 6.4%

For population 25 years and over in Cameron:

  • High school or higher: 89.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.8%
  • Unemployed: 8.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
North Carolina average:

11.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Cameron, NC (based on Moore County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant21,49089
Mainline Protestant12,67549
Catholic5,6533
Black Protestant4,07225
Other8754
None43,482-
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
Here:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

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

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
This county:

0.95 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 36
Moore County:

4.28 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 83
This county:

9.86 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

10.2%
State:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

24.1%
North Carolina:

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

16.7%
North Carolina:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Cameron:

49.5%
State:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Cameron:

46.0%
State:

44.6%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.7
North Carolina:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

14.8%
North Carolina:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Cameron:

17.3%
State:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.6
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.1%
North Carolina:

33.6%

General health condition:
Cameron:

52.5%
North Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Cameron:

83.0%
North Carolina:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cameron, 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 Protection - Officers 1$3,322$39,8640$0
Solid Waste Management 1$1,913$22,9560$0
Financial Administration 1$2,967$35,6040$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$160
Water Supply 0$0 2$900
Totals for Government 3$8,202$32,8083$1,060

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

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $76,000 ($228.92)
    Central Staff Services: $72,000 ($216.87)
    Regular Highways: $45,000 ($135.54)
    Sewerage: $37,000 ($111.45)
    Solid Waste Management: $30,000 ($90.36)
    Water Utilities: $24,000 ($72.29)
    Parks and Recreation: $15,000 ($45.18)
    Local Fire Protection: $14,000 ($42.17)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($12.05)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($3.01)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $97,000 ($292.17)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($3.01)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $49,000 ($147.59)
    Solid Waste Management: $12,000 ($36.14)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $6,000 ($18.07)
    General Revenue - Other: $3,000 ($9.04)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($3.01)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $32,000 ($96.39)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $13,000 ($39.16)
    Highways: $8,000 ($24.10)
  • Tax - Property: $105,000 ($316.27)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $57,000 ($171.69)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $15,000 ($45.18)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $37,000 ($111.45)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $28,000 ($84.34)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,000 ($27.11)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $270,000 ($813.25)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $84,000 ($253.01)

8.61% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($70,507 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.61%
North Carolina average:

7.88%

0.22% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,909 average AGI)
Moore County:

0.22%
North Carolina average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Cumberland County, NC  0.62% ($58,867 average AGI)
from Hoke County, NC  0.36% ($47,697)
from Harnett County, NC  0.35% ($52,318)


6.95% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($99,504 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.95%
North Carolina average:

7.23%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,063 average AGI)
Moore County:

0.11%
North Carolina average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Wake County, NC  0.41% ($56,313 average AGI)
to Cumberland County, NC  0.28% ($78,222)
to Hoke County, NC  0.26% ($37,641)
Businesses in Cameron, NC
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
Dairy Queen1Subway1
KFC1Taco Bell1
Kincaid1U-Haul2

Strongest AM radio stations in Cameron:

  • WEEB (990 AM; 10 kW; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: PINEHURST BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WFNC (640 AM; 10 kW; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WWGP (1050 AM; 1 kW; SANFORD, NC; Owner: WWGP BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXKL (1290 AM; 1 kW; SANFORD, NC; Owner: WGSE INCORPORATED)
  • WRBZ (850 AM; 10 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: ALCHEMY COMMUNICATIONS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP #1)
  • WQNX (1350 AM; 3 kW; ABERDEEN, NC; Owner: GOLF CAPITAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCKB (780 AM; 7 kW; DUNN, NC; Owner: NORTH CAROLINA CENTRAL BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WLLN (1370 AM; 5 kW; LILLINGTON, NC; Owner: ESTUARDO VALDEMAR RODRIGUEZ)
  • WIOZ (550 AM; 1 kW; PINEHURST, NC; Owner: MUIRFIELD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cameron:

  • WFJA (105.5 FM; SANFORD, NC; Owner: WWGP BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WQDR (94.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAROLINA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WQSM (98.1 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • 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)
  • WRAL (101.5 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAL-FM, INC.)
  • W290AD (105.9 FM; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WIOZ-FM (102.5 FM; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: MERIDIAN COMMUNICATIONS. L.L.C.)
  • WDCG (105.1 FM; DURHAM, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMAG (99.5 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFLB (96.5 FM; LAURINBURG, NC; Owner: WFLB LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKML (95.7 FM; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: WKML LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKXU (101.1 FM; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: CAROLINA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WKQB (106.9 FM; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • WBBB (96.1 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAROLINA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WKRR (92.3 FM; ASHEBORO, NC; Owner: DICK BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC. OF TENNESSEE)
  • W204AV (88.7 FM; SANFORD, NC; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WDCC (90.5 FM; SANFORD, NC; Owner: CENTRAL CAROLINA COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WBFY (90.3 FM; PINEHURST, NC; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Cameron:

  • WUVC (Channel 40; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPITAL BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • W67CD (Channel 67; SANFORD, NC; Owner: CENTRAL CAROLINA B/CING. CORP., INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WFMY-TV (Channel 2; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WFMY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WYBE-CA (Channel 44; PINEHURST, NC; Owner: MULTIMEDIA NETWORK OF NC, INC)
  • WNCN (Channel 17; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRDC (Channel 28; DURHAM, NC; Owner: RALEIGH (WRDC-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WLFL (Channel 22; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WLFL LICENSEE, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WUNC-TV (Channel 4; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • W66DF (Channel 66; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WFPX (Channel 62; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WACN-LP (Channel 34; APEX, NC; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WUNU (Channel 31; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • W46BF (Channel 46; SANFORD, NC; Owner: SAN-LEE COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W19CA (Channel 19; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: PACIFIC MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WGHP (Channel 8; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: WGHP LICENSE, INC.)

Cameron fatal accident list:

Apr 13, 2017 09:10 PM, Nc-24, Lat: 35.299236, Lon: -79.172292, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 14, 1983 11:00 PM, 2002, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Apr 17, 1978 07:25 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Mar 5, 1976 04:55 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 5, 1975 04:55 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 18Number of bridges
  • 128ft / 38.8mTotal length
  • 63,690Total average daily traffic
  • 7,748Total average daily truck traffic
  • 46,780Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic
New bridges in Cameron, NC - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 11970-1979
  • 11990-1999
  • 102000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Cameron, NC

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Cameron)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

60 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Cameron Fire Dept Town Hall Carter St (Lat: 35.327944 Lon: -79.255583), Call Sign: WRU757,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.150 MHz, 453.950 MHz, 458.150 MHz, 458.950 MHz, Grant Date: 06/27/1995, Expiration Date: 09/12/2000, Cancellation Date: 11/12/2000, Registrant: County Of Moore, Carthage, NC 28327, Phone: (919) 947-2911
  • 935 Nc Highway 24 87 (Lat: 35.214722 Lon: -79.143889), Call Sign: WQKV783,
    Assigned Frequencies: 30.8400 MHz, 154.540 MHz, 33.4000 MHz, 33.1600 MHz, 31.2400 MHz, 468.762 MHz, 468.837 MHz, 469.637 MHz, 457.512 MHz, 457.537 MHz... (+18 more), Grant Date: 09/30/2009, Expiration Date: 09/30/2019, Certifier: Marcella Hammond, Registrant: Dolfen Consulting Group, 95 Willow Lane, Bristol, IL 60512-9711, Phone: (630) 553-5886, Fax: (530) 566-1755, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • CAMERON, Moody Rd (Lat: 35.359722 Lon: -79.266111), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 73.2 m, Overall height: 77.7 m, Call Sign: WPNH435,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.84 MHz, 6404.79 MHz, 6375.14 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6404.79 MHz, 6375.14 MHz, 6404.79 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6375.14 MHz, 6404.79 MHz... (+3 more), Grant Date: 12/28/2010, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, 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:
  • Location Z, 955 Fnc 27 West (Lat: 35.298222 Lon: -79.157056), Type: Bant, Structure height: 14.6 m, Call Sign: WQBL505,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17760.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/29/2004, Expiration Date: 10/29/2014, Cancellation Date: 12/15/2006, Certifier: Sandra Watson, Registrant: Fibertower Network Services Corp., 1730 Rhode Island Avenue Nw Suite 317, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 223-2003, Fax: (703) 873-4169, Email:
  • HP-1370, Vass, Mcpherson Road (Pope Air Force Base 196350995 (Lat: 35.207056 Lon: -79.153500), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.5 m, Call Sign: WQQM655,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6815.00 MHz, Grant Date: 01/29/2013, Expiration Date: 01/29/2023, 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:
  • SPOUT SPRINGS, 2163 Nc 24 (Spout Springs - Nc 10) (Lat: 35.274111 Lon: -79.073833), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 96 m, Call Sign: WQQU521,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, Grant Date: 03/05/2013, Expiration Date: 03/05/2023, Cancellation Date: 06/26/2014, Certifier: Charles Cleary, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • POPE AIR BASE, Mcpherson Road (Pope Air Force Base 196350995 (Lat: 35.207056 Lon: -79.153500), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.5 m, Call Sign: WQQU832,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, Grant Date: 03/07/2013, Expiration Date: 03/07/2023, Cancellation Date: 06/26/2014, Certifier: Charles Cleary, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

78 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Cameron)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Cameron)

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 171. The highest number of fire incidents - 308 took place in 2007, and the least - 83 in 2003. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Cameron, NC When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (46.6%), and Structure Fires (43.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Cameron, NC
    • 1,35346.6%Outside Fires
    • 1,25143.0%Structure Fires
    • 2127.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 903.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Cameron, NC
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Cameron, NC
  • 65.7%Electricity
  • 23.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.7%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Cameron, NC
  • 58.3%Electricity
  • 41.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Cameron compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 29 pilots and 55 other airmen in this city.
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