Ellerbe, North Carolina

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Population in 2014: 1,012 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -0.9%
 
Males: 370  (36.6%)
Females: 642  (63.4%)
Median resident age:  41.2 years
North Carolina median age:  38.7 years

Zip codes: 28338.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $25,879 (it was $21,118 in 2000)
Ellerbe:

$25,879
NC:

$50,584

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $15,097 (it was $12,327 in 2000)

Ellerbe town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $83,490 (it was $52,900 in 2000)
Ellerbe:

$83,490
NC:

$165,400

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $98,728; Detached houses: $100,006; Mobile homes: $94,193

Median gross rent in 2016: $589.

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  • Races in Ellerbe, NC (2010)

    Ellerbe races chart
    • 49146.6%White alone
    • 41239.1%Black alone
    • 11711.1%Hispanic
    • 272.6%Two or more races
    • 70.7%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Ellerbe: 80.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (10.6%), American (8.6%), Scotch-Irish (2.9%), German (2.7%), Irish (2.0%), Scottish (1.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 540 feet

Land area: 1.47 square miles.

Population density: 691 people per square mile   (low).

Ellerbe,NC real estate house value index trend

Ellerbe, North Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Ellerbe:

  • High school or higher: 77.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ellerbe town:

  • Never married: 33.3%
  • Now married: 38.9%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 9.4%
  • Divorced: 15.0%

17 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.7%
North Carolina:

7.7%



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Ellerbe, North Carolina as of December 12, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Ellerbe to the number of sex offenders is 102 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $758 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $647 (0.7%)

Ellerbe satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, NC (47.8 miles , pop. 121,015).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (61.1 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (424.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Norman, NC (2.7 miles) , Rockingham, NC (3.0 miles ), East Rockingham, NC (3.3 miles ), Cordova, NC (3.4 miles ), Hoffman, NC (3.5 miles ), Dobbins Heights, NC (3.5 miles ), Foxfire, NC (3.6 miles ), Hamlet, NC (3.6 miles ).

Latitude: 35.07 N, Longitude: 79.76 W

Area code: 910

Ellerbe household income distribution Ellerbe home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.6%
North Carolina:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -88 (-7.9%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Public administration (15%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Retail trade (23%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Construction (3%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Ellerbe, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Ellerbe-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 8% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.2 miles away from the Ellerbe town center killed 7 people and injured 100 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 tornado 31.4 miles away from the town center injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ellerbe-area historical earthquake activity is near North Carolina state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 176.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 151.8 miles away from Ellerbe center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 141.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/13/1998 at 09:56:11, a magnitude 3.9 (3.5 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 51.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/2006 at 05:44:25, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 23.5 miles away from Ellerbe center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 317.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Richmond County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ellerbe topographic map

Birthplace of: Michael Waddell - 2005 NFL player (Tennessee Titans, born: Jan 9, 1981).

Hospitals and medical centers near Ellerbe:

  • RICHMOND COUNTY HOSPICE INC (Hospital, about 10 miles away; ROCKINGHAM, NC)
  • MALLARD LANE CENTER (Hospital, about 10 miles away; ROCKINGHAM, NC)
  • ROCKINGHAM MANOR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; ROCKINGHAM, NC)
  • FIRSTHEALTH RICHMOND MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 10 miles away; ROCKINGHAM, NC)
  • FIRST HEALTH HOME CARE - RICHM (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; ROCKINGHAM, NC)
  • PENCE PLACE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; ROCKINGHAM, NC)
  • SANDHILLS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; HAMLET, NC)

Amtrak station near Ellerbe:

  • 14 miles: HAMLET (MAIN ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ellerbe:

  • Richmond Community College (about 13 miles; Hamlet, NC; Full-time enrollment: 2,106)
  • Sandhills Community College (about 22 miles; Pinehurst, NC; FT enrollment: 3,434)
  • Stanly Community College (about 33 miles; Albemarle, NC; FT enrollment: 2,307)
  • Wingate University (about 40 miles; Wingate, NC; FT enrollment: 2,125)
  • University of North Carolina at Pembroke (about 42 miles; Pembroke, NC; FT enrollment: 5,548)
  • Randolph Community College (about 42 miles; Asheboro, NC; FT enrollment: 2,528)
  • Central Carolina Community College (about 45 miles; Sanford, NC; FT enrollment: 3,675)

Public elementary/middle schools in Ellerbe:

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Notable location: Camp Dick Henning (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Hotel: Ellerbe Springs Inn & Restaurant (2537 North USHighway 220).

Richmond County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 41.9. This is significantly better than average.

City:

41.9
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 11.4. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.27. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.27
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 28.9%
(14.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.1% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  63.3%
Whole state:  66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.6%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
6 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
6 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Ellerbe, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Ellerbe (2011 data):

  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Ellerbe Branch at 267 Second Street, branch established on 1946/06/01. 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
  • The Fidelity Bank: Ellerbe Branch at 2086 North Main Street, branch established on 1984/04/16. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,422.4 mil, Deposits: $1,234.1 mil, headquarters in Fuquay Varina, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 66 total offices, Holding Company: Fidelity Bancshares (N.C.), Inc.
  • Communityone Bank, National Association: Ellerbe Branch at 115 West Sunset Avenue, branch established on 1906/01/01. Info updated 2007/12/11: Bank assets: $1,666.0 mil, Deposits: $1,443.4 mil, headquarters in Asheboro, NC, negative income in the last year, 46 total offices, Holding Company: Fnb United Corp.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.3
North Carolina average:

12.0

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

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Religion statistics for Ellerbe town (based on Richmond County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant15,82397
Mainline Protestant5,90838
Black Protestant3,92128
Other6293
Catholic4671
None20,037-
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: 10
Richmond County:

2.18 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Richmond County:

1.74 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Richmond County:

5.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

4.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.8%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Richmond County:

30.4%
North Carolina:

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

10.5%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Ellerbe:

47.6%
North Carolina:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Ellerbe:

43.4%
State:

44.6%

Average BMI:
Ellerbe:

29.7
North Carolina:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.6%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Ellerbe:

13.1%
North Carolina:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Ellerbe:

6.8
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

36.1%
North Carolina:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

52.2%
North Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.9%
North Carolina:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ellerbe, NC Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$2,674$32,0880$0
Other Government Administration 1$2,988$35,8560$0
Solid Waste Management 2$3,656$21,9360$0
Sewerage 3$5,894$23,5760$0
Totals for Government 7$15,212$26,0780$0

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

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $157,000 ($155.14)
    Regular Highways: $101,000 ($99.80)
    Central Staff Services: $84,000 ($83.00)
    Police Protection: $82,000 ($81.03)
    Water Utilities: $67,000 ($66.21)
    Housing & Community Development: $44,000 ($43.48)
    Fire Protection: $39,000 ($38.54)
    Solid Waste Management: $18,000 ($17.79)
    Libraries: $12,000 ($11.86)
    Parks & Recreation: $11,000 ($10.87)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($5.93)
    Health Services - Other: $5,000 ($4.94)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $1,000 ($0.99)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $8,000 ($7.91)
    Water Utilities: $3,000 ($2.96)
    Central Staff: $1,000 ($0.99)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $175,000 ($172.92)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $157,000 ($155.14)
    Solid Waste Management: $28,000 ($27.67)
    All Other: $7,000 ($6.92)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $130,000 ($128.46)
    All Other: $36,000 ($35.57)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $52,000 ($51.38)
    General Revenue, NEC: $18,000 ($17.79)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $67,000 ($66.21)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $51,000 ($50.40)
    Highways: $49,000 ($48.42)
    General Support: $40,000 ($39.53)
    All Other: $9,000 ($8.89)
  • Tax - Property: $140,000 ($138.34)
    NEC: $10,000 ($9.88)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,650,000 ($1630.43)

4.67% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,360 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.67%
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 Moore County, NC  0.47% ($26,529 average AGI)
from Scotland County, NC  0.38% ($30,877)
from Anson County, NC  0.21% ($27,774)


4.84% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,043 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.84%
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 Moore County, NC  0.53% ($35,190 average AGI)
to Scotland County, NC  0.31% ($28,553)
to Mecklenburg County, NC  0.21% ($18,677)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ellerbe:

  • WLWL (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ROCKINGHAM, NC; Owner: SANDHILLS BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WEEB (990 AM; 10 kW; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: PINEHURST BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WAYN (900 AM; 1 kW; ROCKINGHAM, NC)
  • WBSC (1550 AM; 10 kW; BENNETTSVILLE, SC; Owner: D-MITCH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WAGL (1560 AM; daytime; 50 kW; LANCASTER, SC; Owner: PALMETTO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WFNC (640 AM; 10 kW; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WIOZ (550 AM; 1 kW; PINEHURST, NC; Owner: MUIRFIELD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEWO (1460 AM; 5 kW; LAURINBURG, NC; Owner: SERVICE MEDIA, INC.)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ellerbe:

  • WYFQ-FM (93.5 FM; WADESBORO, NC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBFY (90.3 FM; PINEHURST, NC; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WJSG (104.3 FM; HAMLET, NC; Owner: JACKSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WIOZ-FM (102.5 FM; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: MERIDIAN COMMUNICATIONS. L.L.C.)
  • WRSH (91.1 FM; ROCKINGHAM, NC; Owner: RICHMOND COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WEGX (92.9 FM; DILLON, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WFLB (96.5 FM; LAURINBURG, NC; Owner: WFLB LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKML (95.7 FM; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: WKML LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKQB (106.9 FM; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • W290AD (105.9 FM; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Ellerbe:

  • WFMY-TV (Channel 2; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WFMY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WPDE-TV (Channel 15; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: GRAND STRAND COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WWMB (Channel 21; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: ATLANTIC MEDIA GROUP, 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.)
  • WBTW (Channel 13; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WUVC (Channel 40; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPITAL BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WYBE-CA (Channel 44; PINEHURST, NC; Owner: MULTIMEDIA NETWORK OF NC, INC)
  • W24AY (Channel 24; LILESVILLE/WADESBORO, NC; Owner: WCNC-TV, INC.)
  • WUNG-TV (Channel 58; CONCORD, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WUNU (Channel 31; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WFPX (Channel 62; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W29BC (Channel 29; BISCOE, NC; Owner: WCNC-TV, INC.)

Ellerbe fatal accident list:

Jul 12, 2012 08:35 AM, Claytn Carriker, Godfrey Rd., Lat: 35.12067, Lon: -79.77362, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 21, 2011 10:09 PM, Railroad Street, Lat: 35.06956, Lon: -79.76038, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Aug 6, 2011 10:23 AM, Us-220, Sr-73, Lat: 35.04366, Lon: -79.76832, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Apr 25, 2008 06:53 PM, Park Street, Dunn Street, Lat: 34.92873, Lon: -79.78203, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 30, 1997 10:25 AM, Main St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 19, 1988 11:17 AM, Main St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

47 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Ellerbe)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Int Sr1458 And Sr1459 (Lat: 35.120139 Lon: -79.711444), Structure height: 104 m, Call Sign: WNDJ399, Licensee ID: L00018446
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.250 MHzGrant Date: 09/11/2003, Expiration Date: 11/29/2013, Cancellation Date: 10/30/2009Registrant: State Of North Carolina, 1300 Blue Ridge Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607, Phone: (919) 334-5500
  • Sunset St 1/2 Mi W On Hwy 220 (Lat: 35.071250 Lon: -79.763667), Call Sign: KVF751, Licensee ID: L00050392
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.280 MHz, 155.295 MHzGrant Date: 08/10/1998, Expiration Date: 10/14/2003, Cancellation Date: 12/14/2003Registrant: Ellerbe Rescue Squad Inc, Ellerbe, NC 28338, Phone: (919) 652-5666
  • Intersection Of State Road 1458 And Sr 1459 (Lat: 35.120278 Lon: -79.711389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 103.7 m, Overall height: 109.3 m, Call Sign: WNYT209
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.6600 MHzGrant Date: 07/08/2014, Expiration Date: 08/23/2024, Certifier: James E HaynesRegistrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514
  • Lat: 35.153861 Lon: -79.622861, Call Sign: WQTA962
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.837 MHz, 457.837 MHz, 451.687 MHz, 456.687 MHz, 457.787 MHzGrant Date: 12/20/2013, Expiration Date: 12/20/2023, Certifier: Guy GibsonRegistrant: Wireless Ventures, 1211 Ireland Drive, Suite 1, Fayetteville, NC 28304, Phone: (910) 483-8484, Fax: (910) 483-3900, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • Ellerbe, Int Of Sr 1458 And Sr 1459 4.4 Mi Ne (Lat: 35.120139 Lon: -79.711417), Type: Tower, Structure height: 103.7 m, Overall height: 109.5 m, Call Sign: WNTQ692, Licensee ID: L00018446
    Assigned Frequencies: 6645.00 MHz, 6605.00 MHz, 6595.00 MHzGrant Date: 10/23/2007, Expiration Date: 01/19/2018Registrant: North Carolina State Highway Patrol
  • Pea Ridge Tower, 133 Concord Church Road (Lat: 35.136889 Lon: -79.838194), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 60 m, Call Sign: WQPY897
    Assigned Frequencies: 10815.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 11075.0 MHzGrant Date: 09/24/2012, Expiration Date: 09/24/2022, Certifier: Herbert L LongRegistrant: Intelpath, 16w575 79th St., #102, Willowbrook, IL 60527, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:
  • ELLERBE NORMAN, 329 Hwy. 73 East (Norman/Ellerbe - Nc Rsa 5) (Lat: 35.153694 Lon: -79.703778), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 96 m, Call Sign: WQQP704
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.84 MHzGrant Date: 02/08/2013, Expiration Date: 02/08/2023, Certifier: Charles ClearyRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • ELLERBE, 2537 N Us 220 (Lat: 35.094444 Lon: -79.765278), Type: Mast, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.9 m, Call Sign: WQQS869
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHzGrant Date: 02/25/2013, Expiration Date: 02/25/2023, Cancellation Date: 06/02/2014, Certifier: Charles ClearyRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • CR33XC223, 111 Lana Ln (Lat: 35.061528 Lon: -79.758722), Type: Pole, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WQQV285
    Assigned Frequencies: 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHzGrant Date: 03/08/2013, Expiration Date: 03/08/2023, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KA4HBR, Licensee ID: L00865010, Grant Date: 06/24/2014, Expiration Date: 07/15/2024, Certifier: John C Thomas, Registrant: John C Thomas, 708 Sandy Ridge Church Rd, Ellerbe, NC 28338-9627
  • Call Sign: KC4SSM, Previous Call Sign: KC4RYG, Licensee ID: L00312333, Grant Date: 01/05/2001, Expiration Date: 03/12/2011, Cancellation Date: 03/13/2013, Registrant: Raeford F Broome, 314 E Main And Ratcliff, Ellerbe, NC 28338
  • Call Sign: KK4VTB, Licensee ID: L01829333, Grant Date: 12/09/2013, Expiration Date: 12/09/2023, Certifier: Robert M Poplin, Registrant: Robert M Poplin, 200 Grey Fox Rd, Ellerbe, NC 28338

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

SARON BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-04-2008), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-04-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-30-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 10
  • Hazardous Condition: 23
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Ellerbe

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ellerbe, NC
Most common first names in Ellerbe, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4572.0 years
William3872.3 years
John3574.5 years
Mary3281.6 years
Robert2471.0 years
Henry1277.3 years
Ethel1174.4 years
Walter1069.0 years
Thomas1074.6 years
Charles1063.4 years
Most common last names in Ellerbe, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Covington2278.7 years
Terry1977.1 years
Baldwin1974.7 years
Mabe1575.0 years
Mcrae1575.6 years
Parsons1474.6 years
Greene1375.8 years
Meacham1379.8 years
Smith1375.4 years
Williams1368.1 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (79%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (16%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4%)
  • Wood (1%)

Ellerbe compared to North Carolina state average:

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