Eden, North Carolina

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Population in 2013: 15,488 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.6%
 
Males: 7,144  (46.1%)
Females: 8,344  (53.9%)
Median resident age:  41.2 years
North Carolina median age:  45.5 years

Zip codes: 27288.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $28,248 (it was $27,670 in 2000)
Eden:

$28,248
NC:

$45,150
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $15,817 (it was $15,275 in 2000)

Eden city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $79,499 (it was $64,600 in 2000)
Eden:

$79,499
NC:

$150,100
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $98,047; Detached houses: $99,400; Townhouses or other attached units: $72,307; In 2-unit structures: $133,898; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $84,281; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $87,837; Mobile homes: $51,641

Median gross rent in 2012: $606.

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  • White alone - 10,979 (70.9%)
  • Black alone - 3,423 (22.1%)
  • Hispanic - 558 (3.6%)
  • Two or more races - 345 (2.2%)
  • Asian alone - 133 (0.9%)
  • American Indian alone - 32 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 18 (0.1%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Eden: 91.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (16.2%), English (10.4%), Irish (8.7%), German (5.7%), Scottish (2.1%), Scotch-Irish (1.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1967

Elevation: 589 feet

Land area: 15.0 square miles.

Population density: 1,032 people per square mile   (low).

Eden,NC real estate house value index trend

Eden, North Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Eden:

  • High school or higher: 80.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 8.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Eden city:

  • Never married: 29.2%
  • Now married: 40.0%
  • Separated: 4.4%
  • Widowed: 9.8%
  • Divorced: 16.6%

438 residents are foreign born (0.3% Latin America).

This city:  2.8%
North Carolina:  7.7%



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists there were 64 registered sex offenders living in Eden, North Carolina as of March 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Eden to the number of sex offenders is 240 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $980 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $879 (1.2%)

Eden satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greensboro, NC (29.8 miles , pop. 223,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (347.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Sandy Level, VA (1.9 miles ), Wentworth, NC (2.7 miles ), Ridgeway, VA (2.9 miles ), Stoneville, NC (3.1 miles ), Reidsville, NC (3.4 miles ), Ruffin, NC (3.5 miles ), Chatmoss, VA (3.5 miles ), Laurel Park, VA (3.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 38 buildings, average cost: $83,200
  • 1998: 35 buildings, average cost: $93,500
  • 1999: 43 buildings, average cost: $102,700
  • 2000: 47 buildings, average cost: $116,900
  • 2001: 35 buildings, average cost: $132,400
  • 2002: 34 buildings, average cost: $128,700
  • 2003: 22 buildings, average cost: $135,500
  • 2004: 34 buildings, average cost: $118,900
  • 2005: 24 buildings, average cost: $127,000
  • 2006: 22 buildings, average cost: $136,600
  • 2007: 28 buildings, average cost: $136,200
  • 2008: 13 buildings, average cost: $137,900
  • 2009: 15 buildings, average cost: $169,900
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $178,300
  • 2011: 7 buildings, average cost: $145,200
  • 2012: 11 buildings, average cost: $158,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 36.51 N, Longitude: 79.75 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,620 (+17.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,840 (35.2%)

Area code: 336

Eden household income distribution Eden home values distribution

Crime rates in Eden by Year
Type 2000 2001 2003 2004 2005 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 10232121011
per 100,000 6.30.012.618.912.56.413.06.50.06.46.4
Rapes 74115315524
per 100,000 43.824.76.36.331.219.26.532.432.712.725.6
Robberies 301628251920202719924
per 100,000 187.598.9176.2157.5118.6128.1129.9175.0124.157.2153.6
Assaults 4552382149404955685665
per 100,000 281.3321.4239.2132.3305.9256.3318.3356.5444.2356.1415.9
Burglaries 285305282234308240215205232185185
per 100,000 1781.71885.21774.91474.41923.11537.71396.71328.91515.31176.51183.8
Thefts 707672783693702606606482556513410
per 100,000 4419.94153.54928.24366.54383.13882.63936.93124.63631.63262.52623.5
Auto thefts 5956724130484834464846
per 100,000 368.8346.1453.2258.3187.3307.5311.8220.4300.5305.3294.3
Arson 152276N/A1036
per 100,000 6.330.912.612.643.738.4N/A6.50.019.138.4
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 297.7) 497.6445.3495.0420.6477.9410.8419.5403.6433.2353.2378.8

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

Crime rate in Eden detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 54 (45 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.88
North Carolina average:

2.37
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.1%
North Carolina:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +16 (+0.1%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (29%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (4%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)

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

Average climate in Eden, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Eden-area historical tornado activity is below North Carolina state average. It is 40% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/20/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.5 miles away from the Eden city center killed 2 people and injured 27 people and caused $34 million in damages.

On 5/5/1989, a category F3 tornado 28.0 miles away from the city center injured 30 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Eden-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 258.9 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 126.2 miles away from Eden center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 239.2 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 129.6 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 131.4 miles away from Eden center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 240.5 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 Rockingham County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Droughts: 2, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Eden topographic map

Birthplace of: Ben Cook (actor) - Stage actor, Machinedrum - Electronic musician, Antico Dalton - Football player, Howard Wilkerson - College basketball player (Wofford Terriers), Lance Bravado - Professional wrestler, R. S. Gwynn - Poet.

Hospitals and medical centers in Eden:

  • MOREHEAD MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 117 E KINGS HIGHWAY)
  • DIALYSIS CARE OF ROCKINGHAM COUNTY INC (251 W KINGS HWY)
  • BRIAN CENTER HEALTH AND REHAB/EDEN (226 N OAKLAND AVENUE)
  • BRIAN CENTER OF EF EDEN INC (226 N OAKLAND AVENUE)
  • MOREHEAD NURSING CENTER (205 EAST KINGS HWY)

Heliports located in Eden:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Eden:

  • Patrick Henry Community College (about 18 miles; Martinsville, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,266)
  • Danville Community College (about 20 miles; Danville, VA; FT enrollment: 2,747)
  • Guilford College (about 30 miles; Greensboro, NC; FT enrollment: 2,211)
  • North Carolina A & T State University (about 30 miles; Greensboro, NC; FT enrollment: 9,805)
  • University of North Carolina at Greensboro (about 31 miles; Greensboro, NC; FT enrollment: 16,174)
  • Elon University (about 31 miles; Elon, NC; FT enrollment: 6,403)
  • Guilford Technical Community College (about 37 miles; Jamestown, NC; FT enrollment: 13,068)

Public high school in Eden:

Public elementary/middle schools in Eden:

See full list of schools located in Eden

Library in Eden:

  • ROCKINGHAM COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,871,722; Location: 527 BOONE ROAD; 330,607 books; 11,058 audio materials; 10,305 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 56 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 293 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Rivers: Dan and Smith

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Notable location: Meadow Greens Country Club (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Shopping Centers: Eden Mall (1), Kingsway Plaza Shopping Center (2), Meadow Greens Shopping Center (3), Eden Mall (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Eden include: Hampton Heights Church (A), Kings Highway Christian Church (B), Meadow View Church (C), Saint Johns Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Dan View Cemetery (1), Blue Creek Cemetery (2), Lawson Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Smiths Lake (A), Eden Presettling Impoundment (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Boiling Springs Branch (A), Tackett Branch (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Eden: Spray Recreation Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Eden Days Inn (115 W Kings Hwy) (1), Days Inn (115 West Kings Highway) (2), Evans Carolyn M (213 South Van Buren Road) (3), Hampton Inn Eden (724 South Van Buren Road) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Rockingham County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 76.7. This is about average.

City:

76.7
U.S.:

74.2

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2011 was 1.25. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.25
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 33.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.3
U.S.:

9.1

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

DAN RIVER WATER INC (Population served: 11,890, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-17-2011), St Public Notif requested (DEC-21-2012), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-21-2012), St Public Notif received (JAN-07-2013), St Compliance achieved (APR-01-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-17-2011), St Public Notif requested (DEC-13-2012), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-13-2012), St Public Notif received (JAN-07-2013), St Compliance achieved (APR-01-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-17-2011), St Public Notif requested (MAY-09-2012), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-09-2012), St Public Notif received (MAY-18-2012), St Compliance achieved (APR-01-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-17-2011), St Public Notif requested (DEC-15-2011), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-15-2011), St Public Notif received (MAY-18-2012), St Compliance achieved (APR-01-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-17-2011), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-17-2011), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-17-2011), St Public Notif received (NOV-08-2011), St Compliance achieved (APR-01-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-03-2006), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-03-2006), St Public Notif received (AUG-24-2006), St Compliance achieved (AUG-30-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure Submit IDSE/Subpart V Plan Rpt - In JAN-02-2010, Contaminant: DBP STAGE 2. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-14-2010)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-04-2009), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-04-2009), St AO (w/penalty) issued (AUG-13-2009), St Case dropped (AUG-27-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-05-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-21-2008), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-21-2008), St Public Notif received (OCT-27-2008), St AO (w/penalty) issued (NOV-18-2008), St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-21-2008), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-21-2008), St Public Notif received (OCT-27-2008), St AO (w/penalty) issued (NOV-18-2008), St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2009)
  • One minor monitoring violation
SPRINGS OF LIFE CAMP (Serves VA, Population served: 125, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
GOSPEL TABERNACLE CHURCH (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-12-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-12-2013), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-12-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2013), St Public Notif received (MAR-12-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-07-2006), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-07-2006), St Compliance achieved (AUG-30-2010)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 23.6%
(20.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.2% for Black residents, 40.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 53.1% for American Indian residents, 26.0% for other race residents, 45.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  61.7%
Whole state:  66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.9%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Eden in 2010:

  • 226 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 48 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 13 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 5 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Eden in 2000:

  • 245 people in nursing homes
  • 110 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 17 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Eden, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Eden compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below 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 below state average.

Banks with branches in Eden (2011 data):

  • Carter Bank & Trust: Washington Street Office at 900 Washington Street, branch established on 1999/08/19; Highway 14 Branch at 630 Fagg Drive, branch established on 1997/01/31. Info updated 2007/02/23: Bank assets: $3,970.4 mil, Deposits: $3,610.0 mil, headquarters in Martinsville, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 123 total offices
  • HomeTrust Bank: Eden Office Branch at 106 South Van Buren Road, branch established on 1909/01/01; Leaksville Office Branch at 722 Washington St, branch established on 1909/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $1,578.5 mil, Deposits: $1,249.7 mil, headquarters in Clyde, NC, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 20 total offices
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Eden Branch at 665 South Van Buren Road, branch established on 1970/07/29. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • First-Citizens Bank & Trust Company: Eden Branch at 231 Kings Highway, branch established on 1974/11/12. Info updated 2011/10/11: Bank assets: $20,566.4 mil, Deposits: $17,596.8 mil, headquarters in Raleigh, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 433 total offices, Holding Company: First Citizens Bancshares, Inc.
  • NewBridge Bank: Eden Main Branch at 801 South Van Buren Road, branch established on 1996/08/26. Info updated 2012/03/07: Bank assets: $1,733.4 mil, Deposits: $1,423.7 mil, headquarters in Greensboro, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 31 total offices, Holding Company: Newbridge Bancorp
  • Bank of America, National Association: Eden Main Branch at 213 West Kings Highway, branch established on 1967/09/11. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Eden Meadow Greens Main Branch at 680 South Van Buren Road, branch established on 1964/04/23. 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
  • Woodforest National Bank: Eden Wa-Mart Branch at 304 East Arbor Lane, branch established on 2005/07/20. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions) (Amended And

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Eden, North Carolina:

  • Arborgate Inn Eden, 115 W Kings Hwy, Eden, NC 27288 , Phone: (336) 623-1500
  • Baymont Inn & Suites, 716 Linden Dr, Eden, NC 27288 , Phone: (336) 627-0472, Fax: (336) 627-0572
  • Hampton Inn Eden, 724 S Van Buren Rd, Eden, NC 27330 , Phone: (336) 627-1111, Fax: (336) 627-9700
  • Econo Lodge, 110 E Arbor Ln, Eden, NC 27288 , Phone: (336) 627-5131, Fax: (336) 623-1278
All 4 fire-safe hotels and motels in Eden, North Carolina

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (46%)
  • Electricity (43%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Eden city (based on Rockingham County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 38.82%
Here: 38.8%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist Church The Wesleyan ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Christian Churches and Churches of Christ
Adherents39.6%23.6%5.9%4.9%4.1%
Congregations24.1%24.1%3.1%6.8%4.3%
NameInternational Pentecostal Holiness ChurchCatholic ChurchChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Episcopal ChurchOther
Adherents3.2%3.2%2.8%1.8%10.8%
Congregations4.9%1.2%3.1%3.1%25.3%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 15
Rockingham County:

1.63 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

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

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
Rockingham County:

1.84 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 51
Rockingham County:

5.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 61
Here:

6.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.2%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Rockingham County:

31.1%
North Carolina:

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

14.0%
State:

15.6%
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 11$35,787$39,0402$2,914
Other Government Administration 17$42,261$29,8311$1,277
Judicial and Legal 1$6,567$78,8040$0
Police Protection - Officers 43$159,125$44,4070$0
Police - Other 9$25,461$33,9484$1,689
Firefighters 16$54,821$41,11613$5,325
Streets and Highways 18$52,775$35,1830$0
Solid Waste Management 13$33,874$31,2682$1,262
Sewerage 21$64,016$36,5811$1,787
Parks and Recreation 7$20,528$35,1915$2,232
Water Supply 9$30,159$40,2120$0
Other and Unallocable 20$66,931$40,1592$1,884
Totals for Government 185$592,305$38,42030$18,370

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $370,000 ($23.89)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,263,000 ($210.68)
    Sewerage: $2,175,000 ($140.43)
    Regular Highways: $1,357,000 ($87.62)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,341,000 ($86.58)
    General - Other: $1,122,000 ($72.44)
    Fire Protection: $1,059,000 ($68.38)
    Liquor Stores: $968,000 ($62.50)
    Water Utilities: $932,000 ($60.18)
    Parks & Recreation: $740,000 ($47.78)
    Central Staff Services: $652,000 ($42.10)
    Financial Administration: $330,000 ($21.31)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $57,000 ($3.68)
    Health Services - Other: $12,000 ($0.77)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $324,000 ($20.92)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Health: $6,000 ($0.39)
  • Intergovernmental to State - General: $9,000 ($0.58)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $351,000 ($22.66)
    Parks & Recreation: $317,000 ($20.47)
    Housing & Community Development: $217,000 ($14.01)
    Solid Waste Management: $165,000 ($10.65)
    Water Utilities: $100,000 ($6.46)
    Police Protection: $35,000 ($2.26)
    Regular Highways: $34,000 ($2.20)
    Fire Protection: $12,000 ($0.77)
    Central Staff: $10,000 ($0.65)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($0.13)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $6,026,000 ($389.08)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $245,000 ($15.82)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $5,400,000 ($348.66)
    Solid Waste Management: $896,000 ($57.85)
    All Other: $474,000 ($30.60)
    Parks & Recreation: $77,000 ($4.97)
    Parking Facilities: $2,000 ($0.13)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $53,000 ($3.42)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $2,639,000 ($170.39)
    All Other: $126,000 ($8.14)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $304,000 ($19.63)
    Interest Earnings: $279,000 ($18.01)
    Rents: $4,000 ($0.26)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,314,000 ($149.41)
    Liquor Stores: $1,109,000 ($71.60)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $727,000 ($46.94)
    Highways: $572,000 ($36.93)
    Housing & Community Development: $242,000 ($15.63)
    All Other: $25,000 ($1.61)
  • Tax - Property: $3,894,000 ($251.42)
    NEC: $233,000 ($15.04)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $12,000 ($0.77)
    Total General Sales: $5,000 ($0.32)
    Other Selective Sales: $4,000 ($0.26)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $4,084,000 ($263.69)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $5,406,000 ($349.04)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Water Utilities: $3,230,000 ($208.55)
    Other NEC: $980,000 ($63.27)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $4,638,000 ($299.46)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $3,852,000 ($248.71)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $3,462,000 ($223.53)
    Other, NEC: $1,748,000 ($112.86)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $10,099,000 ($652.05)

3.76% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,473 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.76%
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 Guilford County, NC  1.08% ($35,132 average AGI)
from Henry County, VA  0.18% ($25,467)
from Caswell County, NC  0.16% ($24,538)


4.17% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,689 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.17%
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 Guilford County, NC  1.26% ($31,902 average AGI)
to Forsyth County, NC  0.27% ($36,831)
to Stokes County, NC  0.21% ($22,071)

Strongest AM radio stations in Eden:

  • WCLW (1130 AM; daytime; 1 kW; EDEN, NC; Owner: DR JERRY L CARTER D/BA/ REIDSVILE BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WLOE (1490 AM; 1 kW; EDEN, NC; Owner: MAYO BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHEE (1370 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MARTINSVILLE, VA; Owner: PATRICK HENRY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WDVA (1250 AM; 5 kW; DANVILLE, VA; Owner: MITCHELL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WODY (1160 AM; 5 kW; FIELDALE, VA; Owner: BASE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBTM (1330 AM; 5 kW; DANVILLE, VA)
  • WWBG (1470 AM; 10 kW; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING COPORATION)
  • WSML (1200 AM; 10 kW; GRAHAM, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WREV (1220 AM; daytime; 1 kW; REIDSVILLE, NC; Owner: HHGD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WPAQ (740 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT AIRY, NC; Owner: RALPH D. EPPERSON)

Strongest FM radio stations in Eden:

  • WGBT (94.5 FM; EDEN, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJMH (102.1 FM; REIDSVILLE, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMQX-FM (93.1 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • W291AN (106.1 FM; EDEN, NC; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WROV-FM (96.3 FM; MARTINSVILLE, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTQR (104.1 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPIM (90.5 FM; MARTINSVILLE, VA; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC)
  • W285DJ (104.9 FM; MOUNT AIRY, NC; Owner: TRIAD FAMILY NETWORK, INC,)
  • WFDD (88.5 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY)
  • WXLK (92.3 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WSLQ (99.1 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WSLC-FM (94.9 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WVTF (89.1 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION INC)
  • WOZN (98.7 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMAG (99.5 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQMG-FM (97.1 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKZL (107.5 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: DICK BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC. OF TENNESSEE)
  • WVBZ (100.3 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHPR (88.1 FM; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: HAWAII PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WAKG (103.3 FM; DANVILLE, VA; Owner: PIEDMONT BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Eden:

  • WFMY-TV (Channel 2; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WFMY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WGPX (Channel 16; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: PAXSON GREENSBORO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WXIV-LP (Channel 14; REIDSVILLE, NC; Owner: CAROLINA BLUE COMMUNICATIONS, 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.)
  • WDRL-TV (Channel 24; DANVILLE, VA; Owner: DANVILLE TELEVISION PARTNERSHIP)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Eden fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 7
Total length: 34 meters (112ft)
Total average daily traffic: 49,000
Total average daily truck traffic: 4,401
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Eden)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 53 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Eden, NC)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 101 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Eden)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Eden)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED27$92,68427$107,90791$125,6026$31,9759$80,9381$64,600
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$272,5601$72,27013$112,4023$7,0871$17,8500$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED10$93,1786$85,47848$91,4834$32,7734$43,8402$78,020
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$52,1506$64,48527$120,4284$80,9532$66,8351$29,220
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$07$119,5730$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0402.00 , 0403.00, 0404.00, 0405.01, 0405.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$151,4457$124,3290$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$147,6271$140,7901$133,760
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$04$118,7880$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$142,5500$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0402.00 , 0403.00, 0404.00, 0405.01, 0405.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 121
  • Hazardous Condition: 23
  • Service Call: 3
  • Good Intent Call: 10

Incident types - Eden

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Eden, NC
Most common first names in Eden, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James28371.6 years
William24272.2 years
John22574.0 years
Mary21778.3 years
Robert16470.3 years
George14173.6 years
Thomas11771.2 years
Annie8980.5 years
Charles6971.7 years
Willie6674.5 years
Most common last names in Eden, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith13775.2 years
Martin11975.3 years
Wilson9972.5 years
Hairston9570.5 years
Carter9276.2 years
Robertson7775.4 years
Jones7672.3 years
Roberts7674.5 years
Hall7275.7 years
Brown6475.5 years
Businesses in Eden, NC
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
Arby's1Nike1
AutoZone1Papa John's Pizza1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
CVS1Popeyes2
Chevrolet1Quiznos1
Curves1RadioShack1
Days Inn1Rite Aid1
Domino's Pizza1Ruby Tuesday1
Econo Lodge1SAS Shoes1
FedEx1SONIC Drive-In1
Ford1T-Mobile1
GNC1Taco Bell1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Hilton1U.S. Cellular1
KFC1UPS2
La-Z-Boy2Vans1
Lane Furniture1Walmart1
Little Caesars Pizza1Wendy's1
Long John Silver's1YMCA1
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