Enfield, North Carolina

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Population in 2017: 2,347 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: 0.0%
 
Males: 1,008  (43.0%)
Females: 1,339  (57.0%)
Median resident age:

36.5 years
North Carolina median age:

38.8 years

Zip codes: 27823.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $23,359 (it was $19,762 in 2000)
Enfield:

$23,359
NC:

$52,752

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $12,791 (it was $12,033 in 2000)

Enfield town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $78,369 (it was $56,700 in 2000)
Enfield:

$78,369
NC:

$171,200

Median gross rent in 2017: $711.

March 2019 cost of living index in Enfield: 80.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 41.7%
(25.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.2% for Black residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Enfield, NC (2010)
    • 2,20387.0%Black alone
    • 29511.7%White alone
    • 150.6%Hispanic
    • 80.3%Two or more races
    • 40.2%American Indian alone
    • 50.2%Asian alone
    • 20.08%Other race alone

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



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 14 registered sex offenders living in Enfield, North Carolina as of July 05, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Enfield is 192 to 1.


Crime rates in Enfield by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(42.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.9)
2
(85.6)
1
(43.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(39.5)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(42.6)
1
(42.6)
3
(127.9)
3
(128.7)
2
(85.6)
2
(86.2)
0
(0.0)
2
(78.9)
2
(80.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(85.3)
3
(127.8)
20
(852.9)
8
(343.2)
7
(299.5)
12
(517.5)
7
(273.0)
7
(276.2)
1
(40.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
12
(511.5)
10
(425.9)
19
(810.2)
44
(1,888)
35
(1,498)
33
(1,423)
21
(819.0)
23
(907.7)
15
(603.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
47
(2,003)
61
(2,598)
66
(2,814)
84
(3,604)
73
(3,124)
72
(3,105)
70
(2,730)
35
(1,381)
44
(1,771)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
65
(2,771)
77
(3,279)
41
(1,748)
51
(2,188)
70
(2,995)
47
(2,027)
62
(2,418)
74
(2,920)
71
(2,857)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(213.1)
4
(170.4)
3
(127.9)
4
(171.6)
4
(171.2)
4
(172.5)
7
(273.0)
5
(197.3)
5
(201.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
3
(127.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.6)
2
(85.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(43.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)515.3484.2797.41022.7981.2907.3555.4635.8451.5

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City-data.com crime index in Enfield, NC

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 10 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.88
North Carolina average:

2.34
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Ancestries: American (14.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 113 feet

Land area: 1.20 square miles.

Population density: 1,961 people per square mile   (low).

Enfield, North Carolina map

16 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.6%
North Carolina:

7.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,142 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $410 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rocky Mount, NC (17.4 miles , pop. 55,893).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (60.0 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (297.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Whitakers, NC (2.4 miles ),
Halifax, NC (3.3 miles ),
Leggett, NC (3.7 miles),
Scotland Neck, NC (3.8 miles ),
Dortches, NC (4.0 miles ),
Hollister, NC (4.0 miles ),
South Weldon, NC (4.1 miles ),
Red Oak, NC (4.1 miles )

Latitude: 36.18 N, Longitude: 77.67 W

Area code: 252

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $160,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $129,500
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $130,300
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $88,200
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $158,400
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $89,700
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $96,400
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $57,000
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $89,600
Number of permits per 10,000 Enfield, NC residents
Average permit cost in Enfield, NC
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.8%
North Carolina:

4.1%
Historical population in Enfield, NC
Historical housing units in Enfield, NC
Most common industries in Enfield, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.0%)
  • Educational services (6.2%)
  • Public administration (6.0%)
  • Construction (4.4%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (4.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (9.8%)
  • Construction (8.0%)
  • Public administration (7.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.4%)
  • Wood products (5.8%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (5.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (20.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.2%)
  • Educational services (9.4%)
  • Chemicals (6.1%)
  • Public administration (5.0%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (4.4%)
  • Food (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Enfield, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.2%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.1%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (14.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (10.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.2%)
  • Cashiers (5.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.3%)

Average climate in Enfield, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Enfield, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 54.6. This is better than average.

City:

54.6
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 2.00. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.00
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.09. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.09
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Enfield-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 0% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/28/1988, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.3 miles away from the Enfield town center killed 4 people and injured 154 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 tornado 43.4 miles away from the town center killed 16 people and injured 153 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Enfield-area historical earthquake activity is near North Carolina state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 98.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 111.2 miles away from Enfield center
On 10/21/1998 at 05:56:47, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 8.3 mi) earthquake occurred 91.6 miles away from the city center
On 8/6/1994 at 19:54:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.6 LG, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.7 miles away from Enfield center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 267.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/15/1991 at 06:54:08, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 10.9 mi) earthquake occurred 109.2 miles away from Enfield center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Halifax County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 11, Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Enfield topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Enfield:

  • LIFE, INC MCFARLAND ROAD GROUP HOME (214 MCFARLAND ROAD)
  • ENFIELD OAKS NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (208 CARY ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Enfield:

  • LIFE, INC KING STREET GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 12 miles away; HALIFAX, NC)
  • KINDRED NURSING AND REHAB-SCOTLAND NECK (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; SCOTLAND NECK, NC)
  • HALIFAX COUNTY DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; SCOTLAND NECK, NC)
  • LIFE, INC GREEN TEE LANE GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 15 miles away; ROCKY MOUNT, NC)
  • HOSPICE AND HOME CARE OF NASH GENERAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 15 miles away; ROCKY MOUNT, NC)
  • COMMUNITY HOSPITAL OF ROCKY MOUNT (Hospital, about 16 miles away; ROCKY MOUNT, NC)

Airports located in Enfield:

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Amtrak station near Enfield:

  • 19 miles: ROCKY MOUNT (101 HAMMOND ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Enfield:

  • Nash Community College (about 19 miles; Rocky Mount, NC; Full-time enrollment: 2,520)
  • Edgecombe Community College (about 22 miles; Tarboro, NC; FT enrollment: 2,058)
  • East Carolina University (about 44 miles; Greenville, NC; FT enrollment: 23,943)
  • Pitt Community College (about 46 miles; Winterville, NC; FT enrollment: 7,026)
  • Vance-Granville Community College (about 47 miles; Henderson, NC; FT enrollment: 3,232)
  • Southside Virginia Community College (about 48 miles; Alberta, VA; FT enrollment: 3,716)
  • Wayne Community College (about 56 miles; Goldsboro, NC; FT enrollment: 3,174)

Public elementary/middle schools in Enfield:

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Points of interest:

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Notable location: Enfield Police Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Lawrence O'Bryan Branch - Politician.

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

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

KOA-ENFIELD/ROCKY MOUNT (Population served: 154, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.6 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

68.0%
Whole state:

66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

5.9%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

People in group quarters in Enfield in 2010:

  • 54 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 6 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 3 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
51 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Enfield (2011 data):

  • Southern Bank and Trust Company: Enfield at 201 Batchelor Street, branch established on 1912/01/01. Info updated 2011/09/26: Bank assets: $2,039.8 mil, Deposits: $1,658.5 mil, headquarters in Mount Olive, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 66 total offices, Holding Company: Southern Bancshares (N.C.), Inc.
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Enfield Branch at 101 North Railroad Street, branch established on 1956/02/01. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Enfield Branch at 205 Whitfield Street, branch established on 1967/09/18. 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

For population 15 years and over in Enfield:

Marital status in Enfield, NC
  • Never married: 52.6%
  • Now married: 24.0%
  • Separated: 4.5%
  • Widowed: 10.5%
  • Divorced: 8.5%

For population 25 years and over in Enfield:

  • High school or higher: 70.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.2%
  • Unemployed: 14.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.8
North Carolina average:

11.9

Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Enfield
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Enfield, NC (based on Halifax County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant16,22180
Mainline Protestant4,97630
Black Protestant3,83617
Catholic4582
Other3514
None28,849-
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: 25
This county:

4.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Halifax County:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Halifax County:

1.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 41
Here:

7.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 30
Halifax County:

5.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

14.6%
State:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

34.1%
North Carolina:

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

14.3%
North Carolina:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Enfield:

49.8%
State:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

45.6%
North Carolina:

44.6%

Average BMI:
Here:

30.1
North Carolina:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Enfield:

19.6%
North Carolina:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Enfield:

14.6%
North Carolina:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

37.9%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Enfield:

52.3%
North Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Enfield:

82.7%
North Carolina:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Enfield, 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 11$33,794$36,8664$17,066
Other Government Administration 6$500$1,0000$0
Electric Power 4$16,510$49,5300$0
Solid Waste Management 4$8,410$25,2301$1,368
Financial Administration 4$11,720$35,1600$0
Water Supply 3$6,543$26,1720$0
Sewerage 3$6,543$26,1720$0
Other and Unallocable 1$2,281$27,3721$558
Police - Other 1$2,398$28,7760$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 37$88,699$28,7676$18,992

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

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $3,507,000 ($1494.25)
    Sewerage: $1,121,000 ($477.63)
    Police Protection: $776,000 ($330.63)
    Water Utilities: $748,000 ($318.70)
    Solid Waste Management: $508,000 ($216.45)
    Central Staff Services: $374,000 ($159.35)
    Housing and Community Development: $183,000 ($77.97)
    Local Fire Protection: $82,000 ($34.94)
    Parks and Recreation: $76,000 ($32.38)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $26,000 ($11.08)
    General - Other: $17,000 ($7.24)
    Libraries: $8,000 ($3.41)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($2.56)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $46,000 ($19.60)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $9,000 ($3.83)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $891,000 ($379.63)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $66,000 ($28.12)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $608,000 ($259.05)
    Solid Waste Management: $180,000 ($76.69)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $21,000 ($8.95)
    Parking Facilities: $9,000 ($3.83)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $116,000 ($49.42)
    Housing and Community Development: $81,000 ($34.51)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $54,000 ($23.01)
    General Revenue - Other: $24,000 ($10.23)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $3,807,000 ($1622.07)
    Water Utilities: $406,000 ($172.99)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $888,000 ($378.36)
    General Local Government Support: $160,000 ($68.17)
    Highways: $75,000 ($31.96)
  • Tax - Property: $563,000 ($239.88)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $155,000 ($66.04)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $26,000 ($11.08)
    Other License: $4,000 ($1.70)
    Motor Vehicle License: $4,000 ($1.70)

Enfield government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,941,000 ($1253.09)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,820,000 ($1201.53)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $121,000 ($51.56)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,432,000 ($1888.37)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $250,000 ($106.52)

4.81% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($36,661 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.81%
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 Northampton County, NC  0.80% ($28,373 average AGI)
from Nash County, NC  0.55% ($28,663)
from Wake County, NC  0.25% ($32,467)


5.38% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($33,971 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.38%
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 Nash County, NC  0.81% ($29,404 average AGI)
to Northampton County, NC  0.65% ($32,241)
to Wake County, NC  0.45% ($37,247)
Businesses in Enfield, NC
NameCountNameCount
Dunkin Donuts1Subway1
Hardee's1U-Haul1

Strongest AM radio stations in Enfield:

  • WYAL (1280 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SCOTLAND NECK, NC)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WEED (1390 AM; 5 kW; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: NORTHSTAR BROADCATING CORPORATION)
  • WTAR (850 AM; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WCKO (1110 AM; daytime; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WETC (540 AM; 8 kW; WENDELL-ZEBULON, NC; Owner: CAROLINA REGIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRVA (1140 AM; 50 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGTM (590 AM; 5 kW; WILSON, NC; Owner: SPIRIT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNCT (1070 AM; 10 kW; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: WNCT LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRJR (670 AM; 20 kW; CLAREMONT, VA; Owner: CHESAPEAKE-PORTSMOUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCPS (760 AM; daytime; 1 kW; TARBORO, NC; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCAST VENTURES, LTD)
  • WARR (1520 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WARRENTON, NC; Owner: QUAD DIVISIONS, INC. DBA DARENSBURG BROADCASTING)

Strongest FM radio stations in Enfield:

  • WTRG (100.7 FM; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKTC (95.5 FM; PINETOPS, NC; Owner: WEQQ, INC.)
  • WFXK (104.3 FM; TARBORO, NC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WYFL (92.5 FM; HENDERSON, NC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WRDU (106.1 FM; WILSON, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRTP-FM (90.1 FM; ROANOKE RAPIDS, NC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WZRU (88.5 FM; ROANOKE RAPIDS, NC; Owner: ROANOKE VALLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRQM (90.9 FM; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES UNIVERSITY OF NC AT CHAPEL HILL)
  • WYTT (97.9 FM; GASTON, NC; Owner: MAINQUAD, INC.)
  • WERO (93.3 FM; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WRAL (101.5 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAL-FM, INC.)
  • WRSV (92.1 FM; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: NORTHSTAR BROADCATING CORPORATION)
  • WSAY-FM (98.5 FM; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WCPE (89.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: EDUCATIONAL INFORMATION CORPORATION)
  • WCBZ (103.7 FM; WILLIAMSTON, NC; Owner: ABG NORTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WBKU (91.7 FM; AHSOKIE, NC; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WPTM (102.3 FM; ROANOKE RAPIDS, NC; Owner: MAINQUAD COMMUNICATIONS, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Enfield:

  • WUNP-TV (Channel 36; ROANOKE RAPIDS, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WRPX (Channel 47; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: PAXSON RALEIGH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WRAY-TV (Channel 30; WILSON, NC; Owner: WRAY, INC.)
  • WITN-TV (Channel 7; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: WITN LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WRAL-TV (Channel 5; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAPITOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WTVD (Channel 11; DURHAM, NC; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WNCT-TV (Channel 9; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNCN (Channel 17; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLFL (Channel 22; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WLFL LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WRDC (Channel 28; DURHAM, NC; Owner: RALEIGH (WRDC-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WUNK-TV (Channel 25; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WNVN-LP (Channel 20; ROANOKE RAPIDS, NC; Owner: MAINQUAD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHIG-LP (Channel 57; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: ACTION COMMUNITY TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W66DK (Channel 66; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Enfield fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Enfield fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 98ft / 29.8mTotal length
  • 20,840Total average daily traffic
  • 1,616Total average daily truck traffic
  • 41,680Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Enfield)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

72 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Enfield, NC)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • ENFIELD, 3300' W Of Int Glenview & Whitfield (Lat: 36.183389 Lon: -77.682389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 126.5 m, Call Sign: WMM980,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, Grant Date: 01/19/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 10/14/2015, Certifier: Glenn S Rabin, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • STATION, 2 Mi W Of Hwy 48 On Sr 1002 (Lat: 36.248472 Lon: -77.874694), Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WNTT518,
    Assigned Frequencies: 955.250 MHz, Grant Date: 11/16/1993, Expiration Date: 11/16/1998, Phone: (919) 553-4658
  • HALIFAX, NC, Lat: 36.181667 Lon: -77.667778, Call Sign: WPTK294,
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.356 MHz, 956.356 MHz, Grant Date: 10/18/2001, Expiration Date: 10/18/2011, Cancellation Date: 12/24/2011, Certifier: E.Kai Hardaway, Registrant: Utc Spectrum Services, 200 N Glebe Rd, Suite 1000, Arlington, VA 22203, Phone: (703) 558-2214, Fax: (703) 558-0523, Email:
  • Enfield, NC, Lat: 36.151000 Lon: -77.769889, Call Sign: WQEN270,
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.381 MHz, 956.381 MHz, 956.381 MHz, Grant Date: 02/17/2016, Expiration Date: 03/09/2026, Certifier: John Kuklinski, Registrant: Duke Energy Business Services, LLC, 401 South College Street, Charlotte, NC 28201, Phone: (704) 382-2271, Fax: (704) 382-4800, Email:
  • STATION, Franklin St Between Dennis And W Railroad Sts (Lat: 36.182639 Lon: -77.665250), Overall height: 118.6 m, Call Sign: WED844,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2134.80 MHz, 6825.00 MHz, 6605.00 MHz, Grant Date: 06/30/1998, Expiration Date: 08/24/2008, Cancellation Date: 08/21/2003, Registrant: Dominion Resources Services, Inc., Ojrp - 14th Floor, Richmond, VA 23261, Phone: (804) 775-5906, Fax: (804) 771-4856, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: AC4MS, Licensee ID: L00340142, Grant Date: 01/11/2002, Expiration Date: 01/07/2012, Cancellation Date: 01/08/2014, Registrant: Thomas W High, 7253 Ringwood Rd, Enfield, NC 27823
  • Call Sign: KE4TUC, Grant Date: 12/16/1994, Expiration Date: 12/16/2004, Cancellation Date: 12/19/2006, Registrant: John S Partin Ii, Rt 1 Box 363b, Enfield, NC 27823
  • Call Sign: KF4AUT, Grant Date: 06/06/1995, Expiration Date: 06/06/2005, Cancellation Date: 06/07/2007, Registrant: Barney Moore, Enfield, NC 27823
  • Call Sign: N4WAX, Licensee ID: L01435838, Grant Date: 10/11/2008, Expiration Date: 10/26/2018, Registrant: Virginia A Rapier, 16465 Nc Hwy 481, Enfield, NC 27823
  • Call Sign: KI4PLH, Licensee ID: L01153993, Grant Date: 05/03/2016, Expiration Date: 05/26/2026, Certifier: Laury Van B Wilson Iii, Registrant: Laury Van B Wilson Iii, 79 Norman Rd, Enfield, NC 27823

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: BELL 47G (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6V4 SERIES (210 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1101V , Serial Number: 18, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 02/13/1961, Certificate Issue Date: 07/10/1985
    Registrant (Individual): Walter F Clement, 3201 Thirteen Bridges Rd, Enfield, NC 27823
  • Aircraft: POWRACHUTE CORP PEGASUS (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582E (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 2498J , Serial Number: A-072 PEG, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 12/04/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 09/12/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Billy Ray Executor Batchelor, Po Box 306, Enfield, NC 27823
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 04/18/2018

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

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 80. The highest number of fires - 135 took place in 2008, and the least - 56 in 2013. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Enfield, NC When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (40.2%), and Outside Fires (36.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Enfield, NC
    • 54340.2%Structure Fires
    • 49436.5%Outside Fires
    • 29021.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 251.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Enfield, NC
Most common first names in Enfield, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James12269.9 years
Mary10577.7 years
William7472.9 years
John6075.0 years
Willie5369.1 years
George4872.9 years
Robert4566.7 years
Annie4280.6 years
Joseph3072.4 years
Lillie2877.6 years
Most common last names in Enfield, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Whitaker12569.7 years
Williams9671.0 years
Pittman7672.6 years
Jones7474.9 years
Johnson7371.6 years
Silver6668.6 years
Lynch5169.7 years
Richardson4675.3 years
Smith4279.1 years
Solomon4075.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Enfield, NC
  • 48.4%Utility gas
  • 37.4%Electricity
  • 10.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Enfield, NC
  • 51.2%Electricity
  • 43.7%Utility gas
  • 3.0%Wood
  • 1.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Enfield compared to North Carolina state average:

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