Erwin, North Carolina

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Population in 2013: 4,637 (91% urban, 9% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.2%
 
Males: 2,077  (44.8%)
Females: 2,560  (55.2%)
Median resident age:  40.4 years
North Carolina median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 28339.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $36,265 (it was $29,521 in 2000)
Erwin:

$36,265
NC:

$45,906

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,935 (it was $18,282 in 2000)

Erwin town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $91,630 (it was $66,500 in 2000)
Erwin:

$91,630
NC:

$154,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $159,257; Detached houses: $174,876; Townhouses or other attached units: $639,622; In 2-unit structures: $106,618; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $166,230; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $98,782; Mobile homes: $61,236

Median gross rent in 2013: $693.

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  • Races in Erwin, NC (2013)

    Erwin races chart
    • 3,54074.6%White alone
    • 73115.4%Black alone
    • 3627.6%Hispanic
    • 420.9%Two or more races
    • 400.8%American Indian alone
    • 60.1%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Erwin: 83.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (16.5%), English (11.0%), Irish (9.0%), German (5.8%), Scotch-Irish (4.7%), French (3.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 240 feet

Land area: 4.02 square miles.

Population density: 1,154 people per square mile   (low).

Erwin,NC real estate house value index trend

Erwin, North Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Erwin:

  • High school or higher: 83.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.7%
  • Unemployed: 7.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Erwin town:

  • Never married: 23.7%
  • Now married: 49.3%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 11.0%
  • Divorced: 12.6%

136 residents are foreign born (2.3% Latin America, 0.7% Asia).

This town:

2.9%
North Carolina:

7.6%



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Erwin, North Carolina as of August 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Erwin to the number of sex offenders is 508 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,111 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $979 (1.3%)

Erwin satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, NC (22.5 miles , pop. 121,015).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (34.3 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (376.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Dunn, NC (1.9 miles ), Coats, NC (2.4 miles ), Bunnlevel, NC (2.5 miles ), Linden, NC (2.5 miles) , Buies Creek, NC (2.7 miles ), Godwin, NC (2.7 miles) , Plain View, NC (2.8 miles ), Benson, NC (2.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $71,300
  • 1998: 16 buildings, average cost: $84,800
  • 1999: 13 buildings, average cost: $79,700
  • 2000: 11 buildings, average cost: $81,100
  • 2001: 12 buildings, average cost: $80,800
  • 2002: 14 buildings, average cost: $80,800
  • 2003: 14 buildings, average cost: $80,800
  • 2004: 21 buildings, average cost: $92,000
  • 2005: 18 buildings, average cost: $132,000
  • 2006: 10 buildings, average cost: $101,000
  • 2007: 18 buildings, average cost: $145,000
  • 2008: 10 buildings, average cost: $158,100
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $158,100
  • 2010: 10 buildings, average cost: $131,300
  • 2011: 9 buildings, average cost: $15,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 35.32 N, Longitude: 78.67 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Denim Capital of the World
Erwin household income distribution Erwin home values distribution

Crime rates in Erwin by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0001000000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.021.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.021.60.0
Rapes 110020000001N/A
per 100,000 21.721.30.00.041.40.00.00.00.00.00.021.6N/A
Robberies 1434013524582
per 100,000 21.785.363.983.80.020.561.9104.041.180.7112.1172.743.3
Assaults 571385618161516687
per 100,000 108.4149.3276.8167.6103.6122.7371.7332.8308.3323.0134.5172.7151.5
Burglaries 68755760607346614036849
per 100,000 1,473.81,599.51,213.81,257.31,243.01,493.5949.81,269.0822.060.6134.5172.71,060.6
Thefts 140141158131119120968012917615712993
per 100,000 3,034.23,007.03,364.62,745.22,465.32,455.01,982.21,664.22,651.03,552.73,519.42,785.62,013.0
Auto thefts 1261913121881576003
per 100,000 260.1128.0404.6272.4248.6368.2165.2312.0143.9121.10.00.064.9
Arson 0131000032020
per 100,000 0.021.363.921.00.00.00.00.061.740.40.043.20.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 302.7327.9339.8333.3270.0273.6262.2289.5259.3254.9219.3281.4229.6

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Crime rate in Erwin detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 13 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.60
North Carolina average:

2.39
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.4%
North Carolina:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +333 (+7.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (18%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Erwin, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Erwin-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 9% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/8/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.6 miles away from the Erwin town center killed 4 people and injured 70 people.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 tornado 29.6 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 395 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Erwin-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below North Carolina state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 187.6 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 239.3 miles away from Erwin center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 162.3 miles away from the city 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 177.6 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 113.0 miles away from Erwin 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 353.5 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 Harnett County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Birthplace of: Al Woodall - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Erwin:

  • ERWIN #2 (202 WEST B STREET)
  • ERWIN AVENUE HOME (100 ERWIN AVENUE)
  • GOOD HOPE HOSPITAL (provides emergency services, 410 DENIM DR PO BOX 668)

Airports located in Erwin:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Erwin:

  • Campbell University (about 8 miles; Buies Creek, NC; Full-time enrollment: 5,127)
  • Methodist University (about 18 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 2,313)
  • Fayetteville State University (about 22 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 5,297)
  • Fayetteville Technical Community College (about 23 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 10,114)
  • Wake Technical Community College (about 23 miles; Raleigh, NC; FT enrollment: 16,265)
  • Johnston Community College (about 23 miles; Smithfield, NC; FT enrollment: 3,657)
  • Central Carolina Community College (about 29 miles; Sanford, NC; FT enrollment: 3,675)

Public high school in Erwin:

  • Triton High (Location: 215 Maynard Lake Road; Grades: 9-12)

Private high school in Erwin:

  • CAPE FEAR CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 320; Location: 138 ERWIN CHAPEL RD; Grades: PK - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Erwin:

Private elementary/middle school in Erwin:

  • MALTHOUSE APPLEWORKS SCHOOL (Students: 19; Location: 124 DON RON RD; Grades: PK - 6)
See full list of schools located in Erwin

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • MALTHOUSE APPLEWORKS SCHOOL was closed a few years ago.

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Shopping Center: Harnett Crossings Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Erwin include: West M Street Pentecostal Church (A), Saint Stephens Episcopal Church (B), First Free Will Baptist Church (C), First Baptist Church of Erwin (D), Erwin United Methodist Church (E), Erwin Presbyterian Church (F), Erwin Church of God (G), East Erwin Baptist Church (H), Porters Chapel (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Harnett 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 2012 was 67.2. This is about average.

City:

67.2
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 29.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2000 was 27.1. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.1
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 7.76. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.76
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.6%
(11.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 32.2% for Black residents, 45.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 75.8% for American Indian residents, 5.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  67.0%
Whole state:  66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.8%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households
11 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
16 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Erwin, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Erwin compared to North Carolina state average:

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

Banks with branches in Erwin (2011 data):

  • First Federal Bank: 100 East H Street Branch at 540 East Jackson Boulevard, branch established on 1958/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $172.9 mil, Deposits: $151.2 mil, headquarters in Dunn, NC, negative income in the last year, 7 total offices
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Dunn Erwin Branch at 512 East Jackson Boulevard, branch established on 2009/09/14. 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: Erwin Wal-Mart Branch at 590 Jackson Boulevard, branch established on 2006/07/08. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions) (Amended And
  • SunTrust Bank: Erwin Branch 350 at 101 North 13th Street, branch established on 1955/07/01. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.8
North Carolina average:

12.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (48%)
  • Utility gas (45%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Erwin town (based on Harnett County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant26,479115
Mainline Protestant8,19940
Black Protestant3,48821
Catholic8951
Other5333
None75,084-
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: 17
Harnett County:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

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

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.64 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 50
Harnett County:

4.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 45
Here:

4.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Harnett County:

29.5%
North Carolina:

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

14.0%
State:

15.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 7$23,956$41,0670$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 14$4,096
Police Protection - Officers 11$31,610$34,4844$3,624
Police - Other 0$0 4$3,500
Streets and Highways 4$10,827$32,4814$5,486
Sewerage 0$0 2$4,021
Parks and Recreation 1$2,018$24,21610$12,620
Local Libraries 1$3,578$42,9362$2,726
Other and Unallocable 1$3,752$45,0240$0
Totals for Government 25$75,741$36,35640$36,073

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $841,000 ($181.37)
    General Public Buildings: $39,000 ($8.41)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $493,000 ($106.32)
    Police Protection: $474,000 ($102.22)
    Regular Highways: $432,000 ($93.16)
    Central Staff Services: $383,000 ($82.60)
    Solid Waste Management: $288,000 ($62.11)
    Water Utilities: $211,000 ($45.50)
    Parks & Recreation: $191,000 ($41.19)
    Fire Protection: $107,000 ($23.08)
    Libraries: $92,000 ($19.84)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $65,000 ($14.02)
    General - Other: $19,000 ($4.10)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $35,000 ($7.55)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $35,000 ($7.55)
    Water Utilities: $33,000 ($7.12)
    Regular Highways: $4,000 ($0.86)
    Central Staff: $1,000 ($0.22)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,060,000 ($228.60)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($1.08)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $601,000 ($129.61)
    Solid Waste Management: $167,000 ($36.01)
    All Other: $123,000 ($26.53)
    Parks & Recreation: $34,000 ($7.33)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $432,000 ($93.16)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $159,000 ($34.29)
    Interest Earnings: $58,000 ($12.51)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $257,000 ($55.42)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $169,000 ($36.45)
    General Support: $134,000 ($28.90)
    All Other: $2,000 ($0.43)
  • Tax - Property: $769,000 ($165.84)
    NEC: $48,000 ($10.35)
    Motor Vehicle License: $9,000 ($1.94)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $77,000 ($16.61)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,145,000 ($246.93)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Water Utilities: $1,131,000 ($243.91)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $397,000 ($85.62)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $61,000 ($13.16)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,073,000 ($231.40)
    Other, NEC: $605,000 ($130.47)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $143,000 ($30.84)
    Water Utilities: $74,000 ($15.96)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,049,000 ($441.88)

11.74% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,681 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.74%
North Carolina average:

7.13%

0.39% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,370 average AGI)
Harnett County:

0.39%
North Carolina average:

0.10%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cumberland County, NC  2.27% ($35,306 average AGI)
from Wake County, NC  1.12% ($32,181)
from Lee County, NC  0.62% ($26,883)


9.87% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,505 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.87%
North Carolina average:

6.77%

0.30% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,293 average AGI)
Harnett County:

0.30%
North Carolina average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cumberland County, NC  1.47% ($31,378 average AGI)
to Wake County, NC  1.12% ($31,950)
to Johnston County, NC  0.62% ($30,884)

Strongest AM radio stations in Erwin:

  • WCKB (780 AM; 7 kW; DUNN, NC; Owner: NORTH CAROLINA CENTRAL BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WPYB (1130 AM; daytime; 7 kW; BENSON, NC; Owner: BENSON-DUNN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WLLN (1370 AM; 5 kW; LILLINGTON, NC; Owner: ESTUARDO VALDEMAR RODRIGUEZ)
  • WFNC (640 AM; 10 kW; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WRBZ (850 AM; 10 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: ALCHEMY COMMUNICATIONS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP #1)
  • WETC (540 AM; 8 kW; WENDELL-ZEBULON, NC; Owner: CAROLINA REGIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIDU (1600 AM; 5 kW; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: W I D U BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCRY (1460 AM; 5 kW; FUQUAY-VARINA, NC)
  • WMPM (1270 AM; 5 kW; SMITHFIELD, NC; Owner: CAROLINA BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WCLN (1170 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CLINTON, NC; Owner: BROADCASTING GOOD NEWS, INC.)
  • WDJS (1430 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT OLIVE, NC; Owner: MOUNT OLIVE BROADCASTING CO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Erwin:

  • WCCE (90.1 FM; BUIES CREEK, NC; Owner: CAMPBELL UNIVERSITY, INCORPORATED)
  • WUAW (88.3 FM; ERWIN, NC; Owner: CENTRAL CAROLINA COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WRAL (101.5 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAL-FM, INC.)
  • WQDR (94.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAROLINA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WQSM (98.1 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WCLN-FM (107.3 FM; CLINTON, NC; Owner: CHRISTIAN LISTENING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBBB (96.1 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAROLINA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WRDU (106.1 FM; WILSON, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYMY (96.9 FM; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: NEW AGE COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WRCQ (103.5 FM; DUNN, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WNNL (103.9 FM; FUQUAY-VARINA, NC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WRSN (93.9 FM; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WUNC (91.5 FM; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES UNIVERSITY OF NC AT CHAPEL HILL)
  • WTRG (100.7 FM; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCPE (89.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: EDUCATIONAL INFORMATION CORPORATION)
  • WZFX (99.1 FM; WHITEVILLE, NC; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKML (95.7 FM; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: WKML LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFLB (96.5 FM; LAURINBURG, NC; Owner: WFLB LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFSS (91.9 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: FAYETTEVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WSHA (88.9 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: SHAW UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Erwin:

  • WTVD (Channel 11; DURHAM, NC; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WRAL-TV (Channel 5; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAPITOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNCN (Channel 17; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WUVC (Channel 40; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPITAL BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WRDC (Channel 28; DURHAM, NC; Owner: RALEIGH (WRDC-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WLFL (Channel 22; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WLFL LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WRAZ (Channel 50; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAZ-TV, INC.)
  • WACN-LP (Channel 34; APEX, NC; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • W66DF (Channel 66; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WRAY-TV (Channel 30; WILSON, NC; Owner: WRAY, INC.)
  • WECT (Channel 6; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WUNC-TV (Channel 4; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WUNU (Channel 31; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • W64CN (Channel 64; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WFPX (Channel 62; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WHOA-LP (Channel 60; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WARZ-LP (Channel 34; SMITHFIELD/SELMA, NC; Owner: WATERS & BROCK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
Erwin fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Erwin fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 7m23ftTotal length
  • 14,800Total average daily traffic
  • 1,928Total average daily truck traffic
  • 29,600Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Erwin, NC)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Erwin, Red Hill Church Road, 1 Mile Ne (Lat: 35.335278 Lon: -78.655278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 88 m, Overall height: 94 m, Call Sign: WQDH201
    Assigned Frequencies: 6765.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/24/2005, Expiration Date: 08/24/2015, Certifier: Harold Meacombs
    Registrant: North Carolina Highway Patrol, 4702 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-4702, Phone: (919) 662-4440, Fax: (919) 662-4444, Email:
  • NA BUNNLEVEL, 1735 Bryd Pound Road (Lat: 35.285500 Lon: -78.798889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 99.1 m, Call Sign: WQNH991
    Assigned Frequencies: 11215.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/10/2011, Expiration Date: 02/10/2021, Certifier: Christopher L Harris
    Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Road Suite 200 E, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

3
  • Harnett County Airport (Lat: 35.379611 Lon: -78.735306), Type: Building, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: KFZ8, Licensee ID: L00019456
    Assigned Frequencies: 119.025 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/16/2007, Expiration Date: 12/18/2016
    Registrant: State Of North Carolina, 1560 Mil Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-1560, Phone: (919) 840-0112
  • Harnett County Airport (Lat: 35.433056 Lon: -78.674722), Type: Tower, Call Sign: WRLB2980
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.41751 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/15/2008, Expiration Date: 05/20/2018
    Registrant: County Of Harnett, Lillington, NC 27546, Phone: (910) 893-7555, Email:
  • Harnett Regional Jetport (Lat: 35.379556 Lon: -78.735500), Type: Building, Structure height: 217.6 m, Overall height: 220 m, Call Sign: WQNI375
    Assigned Frequencies: 135.075 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/14/2011, Expiration Date: 02/14/2021, Certifier: Barry A Blevins
    Registrant: County Of Harnett, North Carolina, 108 E. Front Street, Lillington, NC 27546-0065, Phone: (910) 814-6430, Fax: (910) 893-2793, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Erwin)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1
  • WILLIAMS BENNIE D, 390 Comanche Dr, Erwin, NC 28339
    Certificate: D001306 (Individual), Certificate Issue Date: 04/12/2011, Expiration Date: 04/11/2012

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: SMITH FREDRICK L STEWART HEADWIND (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 107HS , Serial Number: 0001SH
    Registrant (Individual): John A Oquinn, Po Box 106 Rt 1, Erwin, NC 28339
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 7329G , Serial Number: 17259029, Year manufactured: 1970, Airworthiness Date: 11/06/1970
    Registrant (Corporation): Bass Air Service Inc, 615 Airport Rd, Erwin, NC 28339
  • Aircraft: BENTON TOM STARLITE (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 765TM , Serial Number: 197, Year manufactured: 1989, Airworthiness Date: 06/13/1989
    Registrant (Individual): John A Oquinn, Po Box 106, Erwin, NC 28339
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 79945 , Serial Number: 17258272, Year manufactured: 1969
    Registrant (Individual): Floyd Koerner, 64 Victory Ln, Erwin, NC 28339
  • Aircraft: TANNER W S/ DICKENS R L RV-8 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING AEIO-360-B1H (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 96TD , Serial Number: 81631, Year manufactured: 2010, Airworthiness Date: 10/08/2010
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Winfield S Tanner, 559 Airport Rd, Erwin, NC 28339, Other Owners: Randy L Dickens

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 128
  • Hazardous Condition: 17
  • Service Call: 6

Incident types - Erwin

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Erwin, NC
Most common first names in Erwin, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James8870.9 years
William8370.8 years
John5473.8 years
Mary4174.4 years
George3174.4 years
Annie2978.4 years
Robert2869.4 years
Willie2572.5 years
Charles2164.3 years
Joseph2171.8 years
Most common last names in Erwin, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Mcneill5671.3 years
Smith4972.6 years
Byrd4972.7 years
Norris4874.6 years
Johnson4372.6 years
Lucas4273.2 years
Williams3772.5 years
Jackson3672.9 years
Lee3270.1 years
Moore3074.9 years
Businesses in Erwin, NC
NameCountNameCount
Dairy Queen1Subway1
GameStop1T-Mobile2
Lowe's1U-Haul1
MasterBrand Cabinets2U.S. Cellular1
Payless1Waffle House1
RadioShack1Walmart1
SONIC Drive-In1
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