Elk Park, North Carolina

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Population in 2014: 445 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.1%
 
Males: 221  (49.9%)
Females: 224  (50.1%)
Median resident age:  39.6 years
North Carolina median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 28622.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $23,890 (it was $20,769 in 2000)
Elk Park:

$23,890
NC:

$45,906

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,237 (it was $13,486 in 2000)

Elk Park town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $155,706 (it was $70,000 in 2000)
Elk Park:

$155,706
NC:

$154,300

Median gross rent in 2013: $686.

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  • Races in Elk Park, NC (2010)

    Elk Park races chart
    • 40589.6%White alone
    • 408.8%Hispanic
    • 30.7%American Indian alone
    • 30.7%Two or more races
    • 10.2%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Elk Park: 85.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (18.0%), German (15.9%), United States (14.7%), Irish (11.5%), Polish (10.3%), Scotch-Irish (4.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 3182 feet

Land area: 0.70 square miles.

Population density: 639 people per square mile   (low).

Elk Park,NC real estate house value index trend

Elk Park, North Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Elk Park:

  • High school or higher: 74.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.9%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Elk Park town:

  • Never married: 12.7%
  • Now married: 59.0%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 12.6%
  • Divorced: 13.8%

27 residents are foreign born (5.1% Europe, 1.3% Latin America).

This town:

7.2%
North Carolina:

7.6%



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Elk Park, North Carolina as of December 10, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Elk Park to the number of sex offenders is 49 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $979 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $366 (0.3%)

Elk Park satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Johnson City, TN (25.0 miles , pop. 55,469).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (92.3 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (457.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Roan Mountain, TN (2.3 miles ), Newland, NC (2.4 miles ), Banner Elk, NC (2.5 miles ), Beech Mountain, NC (2.5 miles ), Sugar Mountain, NC (2.7 miles ), Grandfather, NC (2.9 miles) , Laurel Fork, TN (3.0 miles ), Seven Devils, NC (3.1 miles) .

Latitude: 36.16 N, Longitude: 81.98 W

Elk Park household income distribution Elk Park home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.2%
North Carolina:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -28 (-5.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (28%)
  • Accommodation and food services (21%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (40%)
  • Accommodation and food services (21%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Construction (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (28%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (26%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (21%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in Elk Park, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Elk Park-area historical tornado activity is significantly below North Carolina state average. It is 57% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/7/1998, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 39.1 miles away from the Elk Park town center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.

On 7/10/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.0 miles away from the town center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Elk Park-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 80% 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 178.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 113.6 miles away from Elk Park center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 160.7 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 69.1 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 72.1 miles away from Elk Park center
On 6/29/1996 at 19:30:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 71.2 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 Avery County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Elk Park topographic map

Birthplace of: Harry Blevins - Virginia Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers near Elk Park:

  • ROAN HIGHLANDS NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; ROAN MOUNTAIN, TN)
  • HOSPICE OF AVERY COUNTY (Hospital, about 6 miles away; NEWLAND, NC)
  • TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; NEWLAND, NC)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Elk Park:

  • Appalachian State University (about 18 miles; Boone, NC; Full-time enrollment: 17,362)
  • East Tennessee State University (about 24 miles; Johnson City, TN; FT enrollment: 12,774)
  • King University (about 32 miles; Bristol, TN; FT enrollment: 2,472)
  • Northeast State Community College (about 33 miles; Blountville, TN; FT enrollment: 4,480)
  • Western Piedmont Community College (about 35 miles; Morganton, NC; FT enrollment: 2,205)
  • Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute (about 35 miles; Hudson, NC; FT enrollment: 3,636)
  • Tusculum College (about 44 miles; Greeneville, TN; FT enrollment: 2,070)

Public elementary/middle schools in Elk Park:

Private elementary/middle school in Elk Park:

  • RAINBOW CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 5, Location: 2221 BLEVINS CREEK RD, Grades: KG-7)
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Cemeteries: Banner Cemetery (1), Ellis Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: FX Multi Products (45 Gary Gwyn Road).

Avery County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 47.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

47.6
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 25.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 22.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.73. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.73
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 26.5%
(25.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 23.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.2 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  58.9%
Whole state:  66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.3%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
North Carolina average:

12.4

Elk Park travel time to work - commute Elk Park mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Elk Park town (based on Avery County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,71147
Mainline Protestant98013
Catholic3901
Black Protestant1721
Other962
None10,204-
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: 5
Avery County:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Avery County:

7.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
Here:

12.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.8%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Avery County:

26.5%
North Carolina:

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

16.0%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Elk Park:

44.1%
North Carolina:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Elk Park:

36.1%
North Carolina:

44.6%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.5
North Carolina:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Elk Park:

24.7%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Elk Park:

11.1%
State:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.2%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

48.9%
North Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Elk Park:

74.6%
State:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Elk Park, 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 1$300$3,6000$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$712
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$709
Totals for Government 1$300$3,6002$1,421

Elk Park government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $95,000 ($213.48)
    Central Staff Services: $63,000 ($141.57)
    General Public Buildings: $57,000 ($128.09)
    Water Utilities: $41,000 ($92.13)
    Police Protection: $33,000 ($74.16)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($2.25)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $18,000 ($40.45)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $1,000 ($2.25)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $89,000 ($200.00)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($2.25)

Elk Park government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $97,000 ($217.98)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $84,000 ($188.76)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $14,000 ($31.46)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($8.99)
    General Revenue, NEC: $3,000 ($6.74)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $42,000 ($94.38)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $16,000 ($35.96)
    General Support: $8,000 ($17.98)
  • Tax - Property: $37,000 ($83.15)
    NEC: $3,000 ($6.74)

Elk Park government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $20,000 ($44.94)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $297,000 ($667.42)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $293,000 ($658.43)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $17,000 ($38.20)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $4,000 ($8.99)
    Water Utilities: $3,000 ($6.74)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $236,000 ($530.34)

5.64% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,121 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.64%
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 Watauga County, NC  0.79% ($31,256 average AGI)
from Mitchell County, NC  0.39% ($25,571)
from Carter County, TN  0.31% ($25,824)


6.12% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,787 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.12%
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 Watauga County, NC  0.95% ($30,981 average AGI)
to Mitchell County, NC  0.42% ($22,478)
to Carter County, TN  0.40% ($27,909)

Strongest AM radio stations in Elk Park:

  • WXIT (1200 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BLOWING ROCK, NC; Owner: RONDINARO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WECR (1130 AM; daytime; 1 kW; NEWLAND, NC; Owner: RONDINARO BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WHKY (1290 AM; 50 kW; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)
  • WGOC (640 AM; 10 kW; BLOUNTVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WZAP (690 AM; 10 kW; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: RAM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPWT (870 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COLONIAL HEIGHTS, TN; Owner: INFORMATION COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WTOE (1470 AM; 5 kW; SPRUCE PINE, NC; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY MEDIA, INC.)
  • WKYK (940 AM; 5 kW; BURNSVILLE, NC; Owner: MARK MEDIA, INC.)
  • WETB (790 AM; 5 kW; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: MOUNTAIN SIGNALS, INC.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHGG (1090 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: APPALACHIAN EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIO)
  • WKSK (580 AM; 5 kW; W.JEFFERSON, NC; Owner: CADDELL BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Elk Park:

  • WECR-FM (102.3 FM; BEECH MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: RONDINARO BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WZJS (100.7 FM; BANNER ELK, NC; Owner: HIGHLAND COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATES, LLC)
  • WHCB (91.5 FM; BRISTOL, TN; Owner: APPALACHIAN EDUC. COMMUNICATION CORP)
  • WETS-FM (89.5 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: EAST TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WXBQ-FM (96.9 FM; BRISTOL, TN; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WPJO (99.3 FM; ELIZABETHTON, TN; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WCQR-FM (88.3 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • W285DG (104.9 FM; BOONE, NC; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W214AP (90.7 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • W225AA (92.9 FM; BOONE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WMIT (106.9 FM; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNCW (88.7 FM; SPINDALE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WQUT (101.5 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTFM (98.5 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WKVS (103.3 FM; LENOIR, NC; Owner: FOOTHILLS RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WKSF (99.9 FM; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W232AV (94.3 FM; LENOIR, NC; Owner: DAVID TORRES)
  • W218BW (91.5 FM; LENOIR, NC; Owner: EAST TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WRZK (95.9 FM; COLONIAL HEIGHTS, TN; Owner: MURRAY COMMUNICATIONS)
  • W267AN (101.3 FM; WILKESBORO, NC; Owner: TRIAD FAMILY NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Elk Park:

  • WUNE-TV (Channel 17; LINVILLE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WCYB-TV (Channel 5; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: APPALACHIAN BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WASV-TV (Channel 62; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SOUTH CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W65DT (Channel 65; BOONE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • W59AK (Channel 59; ZIONVILLE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)

Elk Park fatal accident list:

Jul 6, 1993 04:20 PM, Us19, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Aug 17, 1979 08:55 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 2

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 1.2 Km Ene Of (Lat: 36.160250 Lon: -81.965972), Type: Tower, Structure height: 50 m, Overall height: 51 m, Call Sign: KNKN881
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHzGrant Date: 08/30/2011, Expiration Date: 10/01/2021Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8661, Fax: (703) 584-8696, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Devin M Whitney, 172 Dorman Lane (Lat: 36.206306 Lon: -81.948194), Type: 60.7, Structure height: 37011 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Registrant: 8433249731, Martind@vitessewireless.Com
  • Devin M Whitney, Off Flat Springs Road (Lat: 36.265361 Lon: -81.910000), Type: 60.7, Structure height: 37011 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Registrant: 8433249731, Martind@vitessewireless.Com
  • Ben Salter, Off Flat Springs Road (Lat: 36.265361 Lon: -81.910000), Type: 60.7, Structure height: 37011 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Registrant: 8433249731, Martind@vitessewireless.Com
  • Ben Salter, 172 Dorman Lane (Lat: 36.206306 Lon: -81.948194), Type: 60.7, Structure height: 37011 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Registrant: 8433249731, Martind@vitessewireless.Com

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Elk Park)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: OCKER LARRY W RV7A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AEROSPORT IO-360MI (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 200LL , Serial Number: 70564, Year manufactured: 2012, Airworthiness Date: 07/16/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Larry W Ocker, 1295 Old Beech Mountain Rd, Elk Park, NC 28622
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 22972 , Serial Number: 2862, Year manufactured: 1933, Airworthiness Date: 09/16/1955
    Registrant (Individual): James F Dorman, 170 Dorman Ln, Elk Park, NC 28622
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 180K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 114 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2970K , Serial Number: 18053141, Year manufactured: 1980, Airworthiness Date: 09/29/1986
    Registrant (Individual): James F Dorman, 170 Dorman Ln, Elk Park, NC 28622

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

HEATON CHRISTIAN CHURCH (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 25
  • Hazardous Condition: 35
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Elk Park

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Elk Park, NC
Most common first names in Elk Park, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2176.8 years
John1775.4 years
Mary1679.7 years
James1669.1 years
Charles1071.4 years
Robert1066.8 years
George979.0 years
Frank977.8 years
Ruby972.5 years
Hazel867.0 years
Most common last names in Elk Park, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hicks3971.2 years
Harmon2674.0 years
Turbyfill1865.7 years
Johnson1674.1 years
Ward1575.9 years
Trivett1578.4 years
Cook1469.4 years
Brown1380.5 years
Gwyn1375.9 years
Parlier1267.2 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (36%)
  • Electricity (28%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (18%)
  • Utility gas (12%)
  • Wood (3%)

Elk Park compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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