Cooleemee, North Carolina

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Population in 2017: 965 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +6.6%
 
Males: 496  (51.5%)
Females: 469  (48.5%)
Median resident age:

36.4 years
North Carolina median age:

38.8 years

Zip codes: 27014, 27028.

Cooleemee Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2017: $35,643 (it was $29,833 in 2000)
Cooleemee:

$35,643
NC:

$52,752

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $18,294 (it was $17,148 in 2000)

Cooleemee town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $92,618 (it was $62,100 in 2000)
Cooleemee:

$92,618
NC:

$171,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $95,726; detached houses: $97,247; mobile homes: $63,631

Median gross rent in 2017: $898.

March 2019 cost of living index in Cooleemee: 81.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 29.0%
(23.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 43.7% for Black residents, 61.5% for American Indian residents, 87.5% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Cooleemee, NC (2017)
    • 73776.1%White alone
    • 818.4%Black alone
    • 697.1%Two or more races
    • 434.4%Asian alone
    • 252.6%American Indian alone
    • 111.1%Hispanic

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



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Cooleemee, North Carolina as of August 11, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Cooleemee is 447 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.



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

1.04
North Carolina average:

2.34
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Ancestries: American (50.6%), Irish (8.6%), Italian (6.8%), English (4.4%), German (3.5%), Scotch-Irish (1.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 663 feet

Land area: 0.78 square miles.

Population density: 1,244 people per square mile   (low).

Cooleemee, North Carolina map

50 residents are foreign born (0.8% Latin America).

This town:

5.2%
North Carolina:

7.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $979 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $938 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Winston-Salem, NC (25.9 miles , pop. 185,776).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (44.7 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (413.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Mocksville, NC (2.4 miles ),
Cleveland, NC (3.0 miles ),
Tyro, NC (3.2 miles ),
Spencer, NC (3.3 miles ),
Salisbury, NC (3.3 miles ),
East Spencer, NC (3.4 miles ),
Advance, NC (3.5 miles ),
Bermuda Run, NC (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 35.81 N, Longitude: 80.56 W

Area code: 336

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

3.6%
North Carolina:

4.1%
Most common industries in Cooleemee, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (9.6%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (8.5%)
  • Health care (8.5%)
  • Construction (8.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.0%)
  • Machinery (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.2%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (11.9%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (9.1%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.4%)
  • Machinery (6.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.7%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (7.6%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (6.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.4%)
  • Educational services (5.7%)
  • Apparel (5.1%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, souvenir, other miscellaneous stores (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Cooleemee, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (9.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.6%)
  • Electricians (4.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Cashiers (5.1%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (5.1%)

Average climate in Cooleemee, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Cooleemee, North Carolina average temperatures Cooleemee, North Carolina average precipitation Cooleemee, North Carolina humidity Cooleemee, North Carolina wind speed Cooleemee, North Carolina snowfall Cooleemee, North Carolina sunshine Cooleemee, North Carolina clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 73.0. This is about average.

City:

73.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.284. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.284
U.S.:

0.267
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2000 was 4.24. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.24
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 31.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.27. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.27
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Cooleemee-area historical tornado activity is near North Carolina state average. It is 15% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/8/2008, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.1 miles away from the Cooleemee town center injured 2 people and caused $3 million in damages.

On 5/7/1998, a category F3 tornado 17.3 miles away from the town center injured 5 people and caused $50 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cooleemee-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 83% 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 173.4 miles away from Cooleemee 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 249.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 191.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 121.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 122.2 miles away from Cooleemee center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 203.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Davie County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Droughts: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cooleemee topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Cooleemee:

  • AUTUMN CARE OF MOCKSVILLE (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; MOCKSVILLE, NC)
  • DAVIE COUNTY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 6 miles away; MOCKSVILLE, NC)
  • DAVIE COUNTY HOME HEALTH AGENC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; MOCKSVILLE, NC)
  • THE LAURELS OF SALISBURY (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SALISBURY, NC)
  • HOME HEALTH PROFESSIONALS (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; SALISBURY, NC)
  • SMITH STREET HOME (Hospital, about 10 miles away; CLEVELAND, NC)
  • DIALYSIS CARE OF ROWAN COUNTY INC (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; SALISBURY, NC)

Amtrak station near Cooleemee:

  • 12 miles: SALISBURY (DEPOT & LIBERTY STS.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cooleemee:

  • Rowan-Cabarrus Community College (about 13 miles; Salisbury, NC; Full-time enrollment: 5,749)
  • Mitchell Community College (about 20 miles; Statesville, NC; FT enrollment: 2,458)
  • Davidson County Community College (about 22 miles; Thomasville, NC; FT enrollment: 3,581)
  • NASCAR Technical Institute (about 23 miles; Mooresville, NC; FT enrollment: 2,350)
  • Forsyth Technical Community College (about 24 miles; Winston Salem, NC; FT enrollment: 7,190)
  • Winston-Salem State University (about 27 miles; Winston-Salem, NC; FT enrollment: 5,378)
  • Wake Forest University (about 28 miles; Winston Salem, NC; FT enrollment: 6,407)

Public elementary/middle school in Cooleemee:

See full list of schools located in Cooleemee

Points of interest:

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Birthplace of: Buck Jordan - Baseball player, Jack Crouch (baseball) - Baseball player, Wade Lefler - Baseball player, Zeb Eaton - Baseball player.

Davie County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.6 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

68.3%
Whole state:

66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

8.1%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Cooleemee (2011 data):

  • SunTrust Bank: Cooleemee Branch 250 at 7784 North Highway 801 South, branch established on 1935/09/18. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Cooleemee:

Marital status in Cooleemee, NC
  • Never married: 33.6%
  • Now married: 47.2%
  • Separated: 4.6%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 9.2%

For population 25 years and over in Cooleemee:

  • High school or higher: 81.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.5%
  • Unemployed: 2.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
North Carolina average:

11.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Cooleemee, NC (based on Davie County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant10,33941
Mainline Protestant7,60834
Catholic2,2661
Black Protestant1,3377
Other122
None20,864-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 8
Davie County:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
This county:

1.24 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Davie County:

3.96 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 28
This county:

6.94 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

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

9.6%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

27.9%
North Carolina:

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

16.0%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Cooleemee:

48.2%
State:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

42.3%
State:

44.6%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.3
North Carolina:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Cooleemee:

21.7%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.9%
North Carolina:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
Cooleemee:

33.0%
North Carolina:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

52.4%
North Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.7%
North Carolina:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cooleemee, 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
Other Government Administration 5$13,470$32,32812$2,808
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$1,000
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$1,019
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 5$13,470$32,32814$4,827

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

  • Current Operations - Liquor Stores: $594,000 ($615.54)
    Police Protection: $247,000 ($255.96)
    Central Staff Services: $126,000 ($130.57)
    Solid Waste Management: $62,000 ($64.25)
    Regular Highways: $35,000 ($36.27)
    Parks and Recreation: $30,000 ($31.09)
    General Public Buildings: $25,000 ($25.91)
    Local Fire Protection: $11,000 ($11.40)
    General - Other: $7,000 ($7.25)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $3,000 ($3.11)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $38,000 ($39.38)
    Police Protection: $13,000 ($13.47)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $151,000 ($156.48)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $65,000 ($67.36)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $22,000 ($22.80)
  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $583,000 ($604.15)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $98,000 ($101.55)
    Highways: $28,000 ($29.02)
  • Tax - Property: $152,000 ($157.51)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $134,000 ($138.86)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $15,000 ($15.54)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $162,000 ($167.88)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $160,000 ($165.80)

6.67% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($57,154 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.67%
North Carolina average:

7.88%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Forsyth County, NC  2.05% ($67,488 average AGI)
from Rowan County, NC  0.57% ($36,798)
from Iredell County, NC  0.48% ($38,579)


6.13% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($54,786 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.13%
North Carolina average:

7.23%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Forsyth County, NC  1.95% ($63,774 average AGI)
to Rowan County, NC  0.42% ($31,446)
to Davidson County, NC  0.37% ($45,190)

Businesses in Cooleemee, NC

  • H&R Block: 1
  • True Value: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Cooleemee:

  • WDSL (1520 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MOCKSVILLE, NC)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHKY (1290 AM; 50 kW; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)
  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WSGH (1040 AM; 9 kW; LEWISVILLE, NC; Owner: WINSTON-SALEM, GREENSBORO, HIGH POINT AREA RADIO)
  • WSJS (600 AM; 5 kW; WINSTON-SALEM, NC)
  • WLXN (1440 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, NC; Owner: DAVIDSON COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WSTP (1490 AM; 1 kW; SALISBURY, NC; Owner: ROWAN MEDIA INC.)
  • WSAT (1280 AM; 1 kW; SALISBURY, NC; Owner: CAP COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WAGL (1560 AM; daytime; 50 kW; LANCASTER, SC; Owner: PALMETTO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WCXN (1170 AM; daytime; 8 kW; CLAREMONT, NC; Owner: WCXN, INC.)
  • WLTC (1370 AM; 20 kW; GASTONIA, NC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cooleemee:

  • WFMX (105.7 FM; STATESVILLE, NC; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WEND (106.5 FM; SALISBURY, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTHZ (94.1 FM; LEXINGTON, NC; Owner: DAVIDSON COUNTY BROADCASTING CO, INC)
  • WFAE (90.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY RADIO FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • W205BY (88.9 FM; LEXINGTON, NC; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WKBC-FM (97.3 FM; NORTH WILKESBORO, NC; Owner: WILKES BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WFDD (88.5 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY)
  • WMAG (99.5 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTQR (104.1 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWMG (96.1 FM; SHELBY, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLYT (102.9 FM; HICKORY, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSOC-FM (103.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WLNK (107.9 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WPEG (97.9 FM; CONCORD, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WKZL (107.5 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: DICK BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC. OF TENNESSEE)
  • WNKS (95.1 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WKRR (92.3 FM; ASHEBORO, NC; Owner: DICK BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC. OF TENNESSEE)
  • WKKT (96.9 FM; STATESVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSSS (104.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WQMG-FM (97.1 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Cooleemee:

  • WAXN (Channel 64; KANNAPOLIS, NC; Owner: WSOC-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WFMY-TV (Channel 2; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WFMY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WBTV (Channel 3; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS/WBTV, INC.)
  • WUNG-TV (Channel 58; CONCORD, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • 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.)
  • WJZY (Channel 46; BELMONT, NC; Owner: WJZY-TV, INC.)
  • WWWB (Channel 55; ROCK HILL, SC; Owner: WWWB-TV, INC.)
  • WCNC-TV (Channel 36; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WCNC-TV, INC.)
  • WAFF (Channel 48; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WSOC-TV (Channel 9; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WSOC-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WTVI (Channel 42; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: CHARLOTTE-MECKLENBURG PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WGTB-LP (Channel 28; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: VICTORY CHRISTIAN CENTER, INC.)
  • WGHP (Channel 8; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: WGHP LICENSE, INC.)
  • WCCB (Channel 18; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: NORTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • W25BR (Channel 25; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • W66BT (Channel 66; STATESVILLE, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Cooleemee fatal accident list:

Nov 12, 2015 07:43 PM, Sr-801, Lat: 35.810836, Lon: -80.553786, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 6, 2013 01:05 PM, Sr-801, Lat: 35.818139, Lon: -80.549006, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 29, 1992 07:48 PM, Marginal, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 115ft / 34.9mTotal length
  • 17,580Total average daily traffic
  • 1,204Total average daily truck traffic
  • 35,160Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic
New bridges in Cooleemee, NC - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 51980-1989
  • 12000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Cooleemee, NC

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • Edward G Roach, Located Nw Of Us Rte. 601 & Ste. Rte. 801 (Lat: 35.836694 Lon: -80.551472), Type: 79.2, Overall height: 75 m, Registrant: Sba Properties, Eroach@sbasite.Com, , Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 995-7670
  • Edward G Roach, Located Nw Of Us Rte. 601 & Ste. Rte. 801 (Lat: 35.836694 Lon: -80.551472), Type: 79.2, Overall height: 75 m, Registrant: None
  • Edward G Roach, Located Nw Of Us Rte. 601 & Ste. Rte. 801 (Lat: 35.836694 Lon: -80.551472), Type: 79.2, Overall height: 75 m, Registrant: None
  • Edward G Roach, Located Nw Of Us Rte. 601 & Ste. Rte. 801 (Lat: 35.836694 Lon: -80.551472), Type: 79.2, Overall height: 75 m, Registrant: None
  • Edward G Roach, Located Nw Of Us Rte. 601 & Ste. Rte. 801 (Lat: 35.836694 Lon: -80.551472), Type: 79.2, Structure height: 37059 m, Overall height: 75 m, Registrant: Sba Properties, LLC, Eroach@sbasite.Com, , Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 995-7670

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Main St Just Off Hwy 801 (Lat: 35.812639 Lon: -80.553944), Call Sign: KNEP995,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.370 MHz, Grant Date: 03/18/2003, Expiration Date: 03/01/2013, Cancellation Date: 05/04/2013, Registrant: Cooleemee Fire Department, Cooleemee, NC 27014, Phone: (336) 284-2411
  • Lat: 35.810417 Lon: -80.555889, Call Sign: WNXW258,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.250 MHz, 461.550 MHz, 464.900 MHz, 468.612 MHz, Grant Date: 10/19/2011, Expiration Date: 11/22/2021, Registrant: Wireless Ventures LLCdbaamerizonwireless, 4996 Indiana Ave, Winston Salem, NC 27106, Phone: (336) 761-1911, Fax: (336) 295-2022, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Mars Hill, Located Nw Of Us Rte. 601 & Ste. Rte. 801 (Lat: 35.836694 Lon: -80.551472), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 75 m, Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WQHP988,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11525.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11215.0 MHz, 11365.0 MHz, 11285.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz, 11445.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/07/2017, Expiration Date: 10/02/2027, Certifier: Christopher L Harris, Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Cooleemee)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$161,810
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$128,840
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0807.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Cooleemee, NC
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Cooleemee, NC - Value

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

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 10. The highest number of reported fires - 25 took place in 2017, and the least - 1 in 2013. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Cooleemee, NC When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (54.6%), and Outside Fires (23.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Cooleemee, NC
    • 8954.6%Structure Fires
    • 3823.3%Outside Fires
    • 1811.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 1811.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Cooleemee, NC
Most common first names in Cooleemee, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James3268.6 years
William2674.3 years
John2176.9 years
Mary2179.1 years
Robert1669.6 years
Margaret1275.8 years
Thomas1266.8 years
Charlie1071.7 years
Roy872.5 years
Lillian874.8 years
Most common last names in Cooleemee, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Foster1674.1 years
Ridenhour1576.1 years
Spry1575.9 years
Ijames1279.5 years
Jordan1277.6 years
Carter1172.1 years
Jacobs1176.1 years
Shoaf1076.4 years
Owens976.6 years
Alexander977.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Cooleemee, NC
  • 54.7%Utility gas
  • 37.4%Electricity
  • 3.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Cooleemee, NC
  • 53.3%Electricity
  • 46.7%Utility gas


Cooleemee compared to North Carolina state average:

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

Cooleemee on our top lists:

  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Central America (population 500+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
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