Eden, North Carolina

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Population in 2017: 15,041 (98% urban, 2% rural).
Population change since 2000: -5.5%
 
Males: 6,922  (46.0%)
Females: 8,119  (54.0%)
Median resident age:

41.7 years
North Carolina median age:

38.8 years

Zip codes: 27288.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $37,131 (it was $27,670 in 2000)
Eden:

$37,131
NC:

$52,752

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $21,205 (it was $15,275 in 2000)

Eden city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $89,317 (it was $64,600 in 2000)
Eden:

$89,317
NC:

$171,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $111,738; detached houses: $115,617; townhouses or other attached units: $117,270; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $128,851; mobile homes: $48,793

Median gross rent in 2017: $645.

March 2019 cost of living index in Eden: 89.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 25.7%
(20.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.9% for Black residents, 38.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 54.6% for American Indian residents, 45.6% for other race residents, 64.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Eden, NC (2017)
    • 9,29459.7%White alone
    • 3,63523.3%Black alone
    • 1,78911.5%Hispanic
    • 4582.9%Two or more races
    • 1851.2%Asian alone
    • 1210.8%American Indian alone
    • 890.6%Other race alone

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



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 82 registered sex offenders living in Eden, North Carolina as of July 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Eden is 192 to 1.


Crime rates in Eden by year

Type

2005

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(12.5)
1
(6.4)
2
(13.0)
1
(6.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.4)
1
(6.4)
1
(6.5)
1
(6.5)
2
(13.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.7)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
5
(31.2)
3
(19.2)
1
(6.5)
5
(32.4)
5
(32.7)
2
(12.7)
4
(25.6)
2
(13.1)
1
(6.5)
3
(19.6)
N/AN/A
Robberies
(per 100,000)
19
(118.6)
20
(128.1)
20
(129.9)
27
(175.0)
19
(124.1)
9
(57.2)
24
(153.6)
18
(117.8)
15
(97.2)
27
(176.0)
21
(137.1)
14
(93.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
49
(305.9)
40
(256.3)
49
(318.3)
55
(356.5)
68
(444.2)
56
(356.1)
65
(415.9)
36
(235.6)
44
(285.1)
49
(319.4)
70
(456.9)
52
(347.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
308
(1,923)
240
(1,538)
215
(1,397)
205
(1,329)
232
(1,515)
185
(1,177)
185
(1,184)
151
(988.1)
136
(881.1)
126
(821.2)
133
(868.1)
146
(976.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
702
(4,383)
606
(3,883)
606
(3,937)
482
(3,125)
556
(3,632)
513
(3,263)
410
(2,623)
443
(2,899)
338
(2,190)
419
(2,731)
412
(2,689)
361
(2,414)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
30
(187.3)
48
(307.5)
48
(311.8)
34
(220.4)
46
(300.5)
48
(305.3)
46
(294.3)
36
(235.6)
23
(149.0)
22
(143.4)
27
(176.2)
23
(153.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
7
(43.7)
6
(38.4)
N/A1
(6.5)
0
(0.0)
3
(19.1)
6
(38.4)
2
(13.1)
5
(32.4)
4
(26.1)
5
(32.6)
5
(33.4)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)471.7405.4414.0398.4427.6348.6373.9310.0265.5336.6330.6304.3

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City-data.com crime index in Eden, NC

Crime rate in Eden detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 50 (46 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.08
North Carolina average:

2.34
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Ancestries: American (14.2%), English (6.1%), Irish (4.1%), German (3.4%), Italian (2.5%), European (2.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1967

Elevation: 589 feet

Land area: 15.0 square miles.

Population density: 1,002 people per square mile   (low).

Eden, North Carolina map

1,103 residents are foreign born (5.6% Latin America).

This city:

7.3%
North Carolina:

7.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,093 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,059 (1.1%)

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 )

Latitude: 36.51 N, Longitude: 79.75 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,011 (+13.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,579 (44.7%)

Area code: 336

Distribution of median household income in Eden, NC in 2017
Distribution of house value in Eden, NC in 2017
Eden satellite photo by USGS

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
  • 2013: 7 buildings, average cost: $203,400
  • 2014: 7 buildings, average cost: $154,500
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $125,800
  • 2016: 4 buildings, average cost: $213,700
  • 2017: 6 buildings, average cost: $199,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Eden, NC residents
Average permit cost in Eden, NC
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.6%
North Carolina:

4.1%
Historical population in Eden, NC
Historical housing units in Eden, NC

Population change in the 1990s: +16 (+0.1%).
Most common industries in Eden, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Textile mills & textile products (17.4%)
  • Health care (9.1%)
  • Educational services (8.5%)
  • Construction (7.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.9%)
  • Public administration (3.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Textile mills & textile products (18.5%)
  • Construction (13.8%)
  • Truck transportation (4.7%)
  • Public administration (4.6%)
  • Health care (3.5%)
  • Educational services (3.4%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Textile mills & textile products (16.3%)
  • Health care (15.3%)
  • Educational services (14.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.4%)
  • Social assistance (6.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.3%)
Most common occupations in Eden, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (6.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.9%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (8.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Cashiers (4.6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.3%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.7%)

Average climate in Eden, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Eden, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 45.5. This is significantly better than average.

City:

45.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2017 was 0.443. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.443
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2016 was 12.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.8
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2015 was 8.33. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.33
U.S.:

8.46

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 Eden 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 the city 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 (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, 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

Hospitals and medical centers in Eden:

  • MOREHEAD MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 117 E KINGS HIGHWAY)
  • 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)
  • DIALYSIS CARE OF ROCKINGHAM COUNTY INC (251 W 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:

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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

Points of interest:

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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

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.

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

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)
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

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)

For population 15 years and over in Eden:

Marital status in Eden, NC
  • Never married: 30.1%
  • Now married: 41.1%
  • Separated: 4.6%
  • Widowed: 9.1%
  • Divorced: 15.2%

For population 25 years and over in Eden:

  • High school or higher: 79.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 8.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.9
North Carolina average:

11.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Eden
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Eden, NC (based on Rockingham County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant24,901120
Mainline Protestant9,92665
Black Protestant1,74911
Catholic1,6872
Other7955
None55,100-
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
This 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.
North Carolina:

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

6.62 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

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

12.2%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

31.1%
State:

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

14.0%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Eden:

48.4%
State:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.3%
North Carolina:

44.6%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.1
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Eden:

21.3%
North Carolina:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Eden:

12.2%
State:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
Eden:

35.4%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Eden:

53.3%
North Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.4%
North Carolina:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Eden, NC Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 43$159,125$44,4070$0
Sewerage 21$64,016$36,5811$1,787
Other and Unallocable 20$66,931$40,1592$1,884
Streets and Highways 18$52,775$35,1830$0
Other Government Administration 17$42,261$29,8311$1,277
Firefighters 16$54,821$41,11613$5,325
Solid Waste Management 13$33,874$31,2682$1,262
Financial Administration 11$35,787$39,0402$2,914
Police - Other 9$25,461$33,9484$1,689
Water Supply 9$30,159$40,2120$0
Parks and Recreation 7$20,528$35,1915$2,232
Judicial and Legal 1$6,567$78,8040$0
Totals for Government 185$592,305$38,42030$18,370

Eden government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $599,000 ($39.82)
    Parks and Recreation: $79,000 ($5.25)
    Housing and Community Development: $45,000 ($2.99)
    Solid Waste Management: $9,000 ($0.60)
    Local Fire Protection: $9,000 ($0.60)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,983,000 ($264.81)
    Sewerage: $2,859,000 ($190.08)
    Water Utilities: $2,227,000 ($148.06)
    Regular Highways: $1,749,000 ($116.28)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,699,000 ($112.96)
    General - Other: $1,382,000 ($91.88)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,382,000 ($91.88)
    Liquor Stores: $1,194,000 ($79.38)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,135,000 ($75.46)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,093,000 ($72.67)
    Parking Facilities: $262,000 ($17.42)
    Financial Administration: $219,000 ($14.56)
    Central Staff Services: $174,000 ($11.57)
    General Public Buildings: $66,000 ($4.39)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $56,000 ($3.72)
    Health - Other: $15,000 ($1.00)
    Transit Utilities: $14,000 ($0.93)
    Libraries: $3,000 ($0.20)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $250,000 ($16.62)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $6,000 ($0.40)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $481,000 ($31.98)
    Local Fire Protection: $318,000 ($21.14)
    Solid Waste Management: $128,000 ($8.51)
    General - Other: $49,000 ($3.26)
    Parking Facilities: $23,000 ($1.53)
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000 ($0.73)
    Regular Highways: $6,000 ($0.40)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,000 ($0.07)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $313,000 ($20.81)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $190,000 ($12.63)

Eden government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,834,000 ($188.42)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,934,000 ($128.58)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $294,000 ($19.55)
    Parks and Recreation: $87,000 ($5.78)
    Other: $71,000 ($4.72)
    Hospital Public: $38,000 ($2.53)
    Regular Highways: $13,000 ($0.86)
    Parking Facilities: $1,000 ($0.07)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $541,000 ($35.97)
    Other: $63,000 ($4.19)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $735,000 ($48.87)
    Water Utilities: $139,000 ($9.24)
    Other: $104,000 ($6.91)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $183,000 ($12.17)
    Interest Earnings: $72,000 ($4.79)
    Donations From Private Sources: $28,000 ($1.86)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,859,000 ($256.57)
    Liquor Stores: $1,297,000 ($86.23)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,509,000 ($100.33)
    Water Utilities: $782,000 ($51.99)
    Highways: $494,000 ($32.84)
    Sewerage: $372,000 ($24.73)
    Other: $31,000 ($2.06)
  • Tax - Property: $5,530,000 ($367.66)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,969,000 ($130.91)
    Other License: $217,000 ($14.43)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $110,000 ($7.31)
    Other Selective Sales: $105,000 ($6.98)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $68,000 ($4.52)
    Motor Vehicle License: $13,000 ($0.86)

Eden government finances - Debt in 2013 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,696,000 ($777.61)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,538,000 ($767.10)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,155,000 ($76.79)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $998,000 ($66.35)

4.66% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,363 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.66%
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 Guilford County, NC  1.44% ($54,962 average AGI)
from Forsyth County, NC  0.24% ($39,050)
from Stokes County, NC  0.22% ($27,284)


4.67% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($54,245 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.67%
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 Guilford County, NC  1.41% ($41,077 average AGI)
to Forsyth County, NC  0.31% ($37,388)
to Stokes County, NC  0.20% ($25,046)
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

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
See more detailed statistics of Eden fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 49Number of bridges
  • 610ft / 186mTotal length
  • 220,770Total average daily traffic
  • 20,003Total average daily truck traffic
  • 301,340Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic
New bridges in Eden, NC - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 121950-1959
  • 131960-1969
  • 41970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 42000-2009
  • 52010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Eden, NC
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Eden)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 73 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Eden, NC)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 26 (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: 115 (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 in Eden, NC
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Eden, NC - Value

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 124. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 255 took place in 2007, and the least - 24 in 2003. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Eden, NC When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (49.7%), and Outside Fires (33.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Eden, NC
    • 99049.7%Structure Fires
    • 66133.2%Outside Fires
    • 23611.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 1065.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Eden, NC

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

  • Baymont Inn & Suites, 716 Linden Dr, Eden, North Carolina 27288 , Phone: (336) 627-0472, Fax: (336) 627-0572
  • Hampton Inn Eden, 724 S Van Buren Rd, Eden, North Carolina 27330 , Phone: (336) 627-1111, Fax: (336) 627-9700
  • Econo Lodge, 110 E Arbor Ln, Eden, North Carolina 27288 , Phone: (336) 627-5131, Fax: (336) 623-1278
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Eden, North Carolina
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
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Eden, NC
  • 48.3%Utility gas
  • 43.5%Electricity
  • 5.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Eden, NC
  • 63.2%Electricity
  • 31.7%Utility gas
  • 3.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Eden compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.

Eden on our top lists:

  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: healthcare support occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #92 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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Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2020.