Chadbourn, North Carolina

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Population in 2014: 1,801 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -15.4%
 
Males: 764  (42.4%)
Females: 1,037  (57.6%)
Median resident age:  36.3 years
North Carolina median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 28431.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $23,428 (it was $24,539 in 2000)
Chadbourn:

$23,428
NC:

$45,906

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $14,503 (it was $12,290 in 2000)

Chadbourn town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $82,072 (it was $50,400 in 2000)
Chadbourn:

$82,072
NC:

$154,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $88,025; Detached houses: $100,135; Mobile homes: $11,192

Median gross rent in 2013: $564.

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  • Races in Chadbourn, NC (2013)

    Chadbourn races chart
    • 1,06156.0%Black alone
    • 69336.6%White alone
    • 754.0%Hispanic
    • 432.3%American Indian alone
    • 201.1%Two or more races
    • 10.05%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Chadbourn: 81.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (20.6%), English (5.5%), Irish (4.9%), German (2.2%), Scotch-Irish (1.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 107 feet

Land area: 2.64 square miles.

Population density: 681 people per square mile   (low).

Chadbourn,NC real estate house value index trend

Chadbourn, North Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Chadbourn:

  • High school or higher: 76.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.9%
  • Unemployed: 11.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Chadbourn town:

  • Never married: 41.0%
  • Now married: 31.9%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 14.3%
  • Divorced: 10.4%

13 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.7%
North Carolina:

7.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,435 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $600 (1.0%)

Chadbourn satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, NC (51.7 miles , pop. 121,015).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (104.0 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (441.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Cerro Gordo, NC (2.4 miles ), Whiteville, NC (2.6 miles ), Brunswick, NC (2.7 miles ), Boardman, NC (3.3 miles ), Fair Bluff, NC (3.4 miles ), Tabor City, NC (3.5 miles ), Hallsboro, NC (3.6 miles ), Orrum, NC (3.8 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $105,000
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $104,500
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $250,000
  • 2003: 10 buildings, average cost: $129,800
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 34.32 N, Longitude: 78.83 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Strawberry Capital of the World

Area code: 910

Chadbourn household income distribution Chadbourn home values distribution

Crime rates in Chadbourn by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0111020121021
per 100,000 0.046.947.346.70.096.60.048.797.953.20.0109.055.3
Rapes 11223100001N/AN/A
per 100,000 45.546.994.793.4139.748.30.00.00.00.053.7N/AN/A
Robberies 188767112713256
per 100,000 818.2375.6331.3280.1326.048.3581.7341.048.9159.6107.4272.5332.0
Assaults 2728122418221991811152015
per 100,000 1,227.31,314.6567.91,120.4838.41,062.3921.0438.4881.1585.1805.61,089.9830.1
Burglaries 114939079514962877351769969
per 100,000 5,181.84,366.24,259.33,688.12,375.42,366.03,005.34,237.73,573.22,712.84,081.65,395.13,818.5
Thefts 1391371511131251372011169399126123120
per 100,000 6,318.26,431.97,146.25,275.45,822.16,615.29,743.15,650.34,552.15,266.06,766.96,703.06,640.8
Auto thefts 1116911132101027964
per 100,000 500.0751.2425.9513.5605.596.6484.7487.197.9372.3483.4327.0221.4
Arson 0313112400102
per 100,000 0.0140.847.3140.146.648.396.9194.80.00.053.70.0110.7
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 1210.81156.91025.21009.9844.4917.91021.3869.2846.3718.2851.11262.5994.3

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Chadbourn detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.43
North Carolina average:

2.41
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.2%
North Carolina:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +89 (+4.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (27%)
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Public administration (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Educational services (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Accommodation and food services (19%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (37%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Legal occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Chadbourn, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

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

On 11/7/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.9 miles away from the Chadbourn town center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/8/1957, a category F4 tornado 32.7 miles away from the town center injured 21 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Chadbourn-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below North Carolina state average. It is 89% 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 124.3 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 212.0 miles away from Chadbourn 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 115.1 miles away from the city 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 147.4 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 95.6 miles away from Chadbourn center
On 9/25/2006 at 05:44:25, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 66.6 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 Columbus County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 10, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Chadbourn topographic map

Birthplace of: Edolphus Towns - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers in Chadbourn:

  • STRAWBERRY HOUSE (303 NORTH HOWARD STREET)
  • DAVITA DIALYSIS OF CHADBOURN (210 EAST STRAWBERRY BLVD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Chadbourn:

  • CENTURY CARE CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; WHITEVILLE, NC)
  • LIBERTY COMMONS NANDR CTR OF COLUMBUS CTY (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; WHITEVILLE, NC)
  • COLUMBUS COUNTY HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; WHITEVILLE, NC)
  • COLUMBUS REGIONAL HEALTHCARE SYSTEM Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; WHITEVILLE, NC)
  • RIVERSIDE RESIDENTIAL (Hospital, about 12 miles away; FAIR BLUFF, NC)
  • CORBEL RESIDENTIAL (Hospital, about 14 miles away; ORRUM, NC)
  • WESTSIDE RESIDENTIAL (Hospital, about 14 miles away; ORRUM, NC)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chadbourn:

  • Robeson Community College (about 24 miles; Lumberton, NC; Full-time enrollment: 2,322)
  • University of North Carolina at Pembroke (about 34 miles; Pembroke, NC; FT enrollment: 5,548)
  • Horry-Georgetown Technical College (about 38 miles; Conway, SC; FT enrollment: 5,772)
  • Coastal Carolina University (about 39 miles; Conway, SC; FT enrollment: 8,881)
  • Francis Marion University (about 49 miles; Florence, SC; FT enrollment: 3,624)
  • Cape Fear Community College (about 51 miles; Wilmington, NC; FT enrollment: 8,372)
  • Fayetteville Technical Community College (about 52 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 10,114)

Public elementary/middle schools in Chadbourn:

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Notable locations in Chadbourn: Chadbourn Community Library (A), Chadbourn Police Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Chadbourn include: First Baptist Church (A), Living Word Church (B), Zion Wall Free Will Baptist Church (C), United Holy Temple Church (D), Chadbourn United Methodist Church (E), Chadbourn Presbyterian Church (F), Chadbourn Pentecostal Holiness Church (G), Chadbourn Church of God (H), Chadbourn Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Horsepen Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Chadbourn Depot Museum (201 West 1st Avenue).

Columbus 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 38.3. This is significantly better than average.

City:

38.3
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2011 was 29.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.76. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 22.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.76
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 34.0%
(19.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 46.2% for Black residents, 4.9% for American Indian residents, 70.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  59.0%
Whole state:  66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.8%
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: 0.0% of all households
10 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
3 people in homes for the mentally ill in 2000

Chadbourn, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Chadbourn (2011 data):

  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Chadbourn Branch at 625 North Brown Street, branch established on 1966/07/21. 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
  • Waccamaw Bank: Chadbourn Branch at 111 Strawberry Boulevard, branch established on 1960/12/23. Info updated 2006/06/06: Bank assets: $562.0 mil, Deposits: $492.7 mil, headquarters in Whiteville, NC, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 17 total offices, Holding Company: Waccamaw Bankshares, Inc

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.9
North Carolina average:

12.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Chadbourn town (based on Columbus County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant25,278122
Black Protestant3,61026
Mainline Protestant3,14425
Catholic1,0632
Other5654
None24,438-
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
Columbus County:

2.78 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Columbus County:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 43
Columbus County:

7.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
Here:

5.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.1%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Columbus County:

31.7%
North Carolina:

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

15.7%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.5%
North Carolina:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Chadbourn:

40.8%
North Carolina:

44.6%

Average BMI:
Chadbourn:

29.7
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Chadbourn:

22.2%
North Carolina:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

13.3%
State:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
Chadbourn:

35.6%
North Carolina:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

50.3%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Chadbourn:

78.5%
State:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Chadbourn, 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 3$4,549$18,1960$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$569
Police Protection - Officers 9$29,258$39,0110$0
Police - Other 1$2,190$26,2800$0
Streets and Highways 1$2,033$24,3960$0
Solid Waste Management 4$7,275$21,8250$0
Sewerage 1$4,092$49,1040$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,303$27,6360$0
Water Supply 2$8,720$52,3200$0
Totals for Government 22$60,420$32,9565$569

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $838,000 ($465.30)
  • Current Operations - Liquor Stores: $339,000 ($188.23)
    Police Protection: $337,000 ($187.12)
    Sewerage: $325,000 ($180.46)
    General - Other: $269,000 ($149.36)
    Solid Waste Management: $185,000 ($102.72)
    Central Staff Services: $175,000 ($97.17)
    Water Utilities: $139,000 ($77.18)
    Regular Highways: $106,000 ($58.86)
    Fire Protection: $74,000 ($41.09)
    Parks & Recreation: $42,000 ($23.32)
    General Public Buildings: $6,000 ($3.33)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $152,000 ($84.40)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Health: $2,000 ($1.11)
  • Intergovernmental to State - General: $3,000 ($1.67)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $99,000 ($54.97)
    Police Protection: $46,000 ($25.54)
    Regular Highways: $25,000 ($13.88)
    Fire Protection: $7,000 ($3.89)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($1.11)
    General Public Building: $2,000 ($1.11)
    Central Staff: $2,000 ($1.11)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $724,000 ($402.00)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($3.33)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $413,000 ($229.32)
    Solid Waste Management: $182,000 ($101.05)
    All Other: $20,000 ($11.10)
    Parks & Recreation: $13,000 ($7.22)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $44,000 ($24.43)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $237,000 ($131.59)
    All Other: $23,000 ($12.77)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $54,000 ($29.98)
    General Revenue, NEC: $34,000 ($18.88)
  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $315,000 ($174.90)
    Water Utilities: $177,000 ($98.28)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,066,000 ($591.89)
    Highways: $83,000 ($46.09)
    General Support: $70,000 ($38.87)
  • Tax - Property: $430,000 ($238.76)
    NEC: $19,000 ($10.55)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $99,000 ($54.97)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,540,000 ($1410.33)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $2,334,000 ($1295.95)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $95,000 ($52.75)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $164,000 ($91.06)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $42,000 ($23.32)
    Water Utilities: $4,000 ($2.22)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,784,000 ($1545.81)

4.18% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,468 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.18%
North Carolina average:

7.13%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Horry County, SC  0.48% ($24,578 average AGI)
from Brunswick County, NC  0.43% ($30,260)
from New Hanover County, NC  0.41% ($24,971)


4.44% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,875 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.44%
North Carolina average:

6.77%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Horry County, SC  0.54% ($31,815 average AGI)
to New Hanover County, NC  0.42% ($35,110)
to Brunswick County, NC  0.42% ($33,014)

Strongest AM radio stations in Chadbourn:

  • WVOE (1590 AM; daytime; 1 kW; CHADBOURN, NC; Owner: EBONY ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WENC (1220 AM; 5 kW; WHITEVILLE, NC; Owner: DHA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTAB (1370 AM; 5 kW; TABOR CITY, NC; Owner: WTAB, INC)
  • WTXY (1540 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WHITEVILLE, NC; Owner: STANLEY BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WZFB (1480 AM; 1 kW; FAIR BLUFF, NC; Owner: SOLOMON RADIO PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WBLA (1440 AM; 5 kW; ELIZABETHTOWN, NC; Owner: SOUND BUSINESS OF ELIZABETHTOWN, INC)
  • WFNC (640 AM; 10 kW; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMIR (1200 AM; 7 kW; ATLANTIC BEACH, SC; Owner: ATLANTIC BEACH RADIO, INC.)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WMYT (1180 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CAROLINA BEACH, NC; Owner: FAMILY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • WKKE (1080 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ST. PAULS, NC; Owner: FERRIS YARNELL LOCKLEAR)
  • WJAY (1280 AM; 4 kW; MULLINS, SC; Owner: THE GREATER HWY CHURCH OF CHRIST)

Strongest FM radio stations in Chadbourn:

  • WSTS (100.9 FM; FAIRMONT, NC; Owner: PRO-MEDIA, INC.)
  • WEGX (92.9 FM; DILLON, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WHQR (91.3 FM; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: FRIENDS OF PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WZFX (99.1 FM; WHITEVILLE, NC; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKML (95.7 FM; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: WKML LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFLB (96.5 FM; LAURINBURG, NC; Owner: WFLB LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKVC (88.9 FM; NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WVCO (94.9 FM; LORIS, SC; Owner: CAROLINA BEACH MUSIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WMNX (97.3 FM; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WHMC-FM (90.1 FM; CONWAY, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WKZQ-FM (101.7 FM; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WKXB (99.9 FM; BURGAW, NC; Owner: SEA-COMM, INC.)
  • WGQR (105.7 FM; ELIZABETHTOWN, NC; Owner: SOUND BUSINESS OF ELIZABETHTOWN, INC)
  • WUKS (107.7 FM; ST. PAULS, NC; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQSD (107.1 FM; BRIARCLIFF ACRES, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF MYRTLE BEACH LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WFNC-FM (102.3 FM; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Chadbourn:

  • WSFX-TV (Channel 26; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN MEDIA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WPDE-TV (Channel 15; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: GRAND STRAND COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WWMB (Channel 21; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: ATLANTIC MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WECT (Channel 6; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WBTW (Channel 13; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WFXB (Channel 43; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: GE MEDIA, INC.)
  • WUNJ-TV (Channel 39; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WUNU (Channel 31; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WHMC (Channel 23; CONWAY, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • W67DU (Channel 67; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WPEM-LP (Channel 47; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: GERALD LOCKLEAR)
  • W49AN (Channel 49; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: DOVE BROADCASTING, INC.)
Chadbourn fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Chadbourn fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 840Total average daily traffic
  • 50Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,680Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Chadbourn)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • Town Hall Fire & Rescue (Lat: 34.322389 Lon: -78.821139), Call Sign: KWJ427
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.820 MHzGrant Date: 06/28/2013, Expiration Date: 08/15/2023Registrant: Columbus County, 608 N. Thompson St., Whiteville, NC 28472, Phone: (910) 640-6610, Fax: (910) 640-1241, Email:
  • Chadbourn Fire & Rescue (Lat: 34.322389 Lon: -78.821139), Call Sign: WAE767
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.015 MHzGrant Date: 06/28/2013, Expiration Date: 08/15/2023Registrant: Columbus County, 608 N. Thompson St., Whiteville, NC 28472, Phone: (910) 640-6610, Fax: (910) 640-1241, Email:
  • City Hall (Lat: 34.314056 Lon: -78.827528), Call Sign: KIK656, Licensee ID: L00405187
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.050 MHzGrant Date: 09/30/1996, Expiration Date: 12/02/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/05/2002Registrant: Chadbourn, Town Of, 208 E First Ave, Chadbourn, NC 28431, Phone: (919) 654-4146
  • Chadbourn Woodyard 4 Mi W (Lat: 34.322944 Lon: -78.855583), Call Sign: KNJL366
    Assigned Frequencies: 29.7300 MHzGrant Date: 06/08/1999, Expiration Date: 07/17/2004, Cancellation Date: 11/18/2002Registrant: International Paper Company, 1515 Bourne St, Georgetown, SC 29440, Phone: (843) 546-2573
  • Chadbourn 115 Kv Substation (Lat: 34.806556 Lon: -78.832250), Type: Pole, Structure height: 12 m, Call Sign: WNDK850
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.337 MHzGrant Date: 01/06/2011, Expiration Date: 02/19/2021, Cancellation Date: 02/04/2013, Certifier: Richard A DonaldsonRegistrant: Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC, 1934 Augistine Ave., Covington, KY 41014, Phone: (859) 815-6413, Email:
  • WELL 4, 680 W. Smith St (Lat: 34.318889 Lon: -78.837222), Type: Pole, Structure height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WQDM594
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.112 MHzGrant Date: 09/30/2005, Expiration Date: 09/30/2015, Cancellation Date: 12/05/2015, Certifier: Michael FossRegistrant: Electronic Products Design, Inc., Wendell, NC 27591-1569, Phone: (919) 365-9199, Fax: (919) 365-7005, Email:
  • MOBILES L1, Lat: 34.322222 Lon: -78.824556, Call Sign: WQXA939
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.845 MHz, 161.235 MHzGrant Date: 01/19/2016, Expiration Date: 01/19/2026, Certifier: Douglass E McbrideRegistrant: R J Corman Railroad Group, LLC, 101 R J Corman Dr, Nicholasville, KY 40356, Phone: (859) 881-6667, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • EVERGREEN, 293 Will Nance Road (Lat: 34.402278 Lon: -78.868750), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 100.5 m, Overall height: 106.3 m, Call Sign: WQRN214
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHzGrant Date: 06/21/2013, Expiration Date: 06/21/2023, 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:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KI4SR, Previous Call Sign: KB4GYN, Licensee ID: L00217902, Grant Date: 03/03/2010, Expiration Date: 05/22/2020, Registrant: Herman J Carr, 705 E First Ave, Chadbourn, NC 28431
  • Call Sign: KJ4ONL, Licensee ID: L01513597, Grant Date: 08/19/2009, Expiration Date: 08/19/2019, Certifier: Brandie B Chapman, Registrant: Brandie B Chapman, 2086 Williams Rd, Chadbourn, NC 28431
  • Call Sign: KJ4ONP, Licensee ID: L01513601, Grant Date: 08/19/2009, Expiration Date: 08/19/2019, Certifier: Joshua I Mcpherson, Registrant: Joshua I Mcpherson, 1586 Roseland Rd, Chadbourn, NC 28431

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: LONG DANNY P CHALLENGER II LSS (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 10059 , Serial Number: CH2-0507-LSS-0130, Year manufactured: 2009, Airworthiness Date: 04/03/2009
    Registrant (Individual): Danny P Long, 2231 Joe Brown Hwy S, Chadbourn, NC 28431
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 84452 , Serial Number: 7AC3149, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Individual): Samuel G Koonce, Brown Street, Chadbourn, NC 28431

Drinking water stations with addresses in Chadbourn and their reported violations in the past:

CHADBOURN, TOWN OF (Population served: 2,120, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUN-30-2005), St Public Notif requested (JUN-30-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUL-12-2005)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2005 and MAR-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-05-2005), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-05-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAY-11-2005)
  • One minor monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 28
  • Hazardous Condition: 25
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Chadbourn

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Chadbourn, NC
Most common first names in Chadbourn, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James8370.9 years
William5869.3 years
Mary5678.5 years
John4473.0 years
Robert4369.6 years
George2965.0 years
Willie2372.7 years
Joseph2168.8 years
Annie2177.3 years
Charles1868.5 years
Most common last names in Chadbourn, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Nobles7273.4 years
Williamson5874.5 years
Ward5272.7 years
Mcpherson5072.1 years
Williams4170.8 years
Brown3469.8 years
Cartrette3370.8 years
Frink3370.2 years
Hinson3169.9 years
Smith3171.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (72%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (19%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4%)
  • No fuel used (3%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • Wood (1%)
Businesses in Chadbourn, NC
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1U-Haul1
FedEx1UPS1
Subway1

Chadbourn compared to North Carolina state average:

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

Chadbourn on our top lists:

  • #35 on the list of "Top 100 least-safe cities (highest city-data.com crime index)"
  • #56 (28431) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of United States first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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