Holly Springs, North Carolina

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Population in 2014: 30,157 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +228.1%
Males: 15,539  (51.5%)
Females: 14,618  (48.5%)
Median resident age:  33.8 years
North Carolina median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 27540.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $88,495 (it was $69,550 in 2000)
Holly Springs:

$88,495
NC:

$45,906

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $34,276 (it was $28,580 in 2000)

Holly Springs town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $231,244 (it was $160,800 in 2000)
Holly Springs:

$231,244
NC:

$154,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $273,171; Detached houses: $294,276; Townhouses or other attached units: $180,195; In 2-unit structures: $158,613; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $186,666; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $187,924; Mobile homes: $78,384

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,136.

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  • Races in Holly Springs, NC (2010)

    Holly Springs races chart
    • 18,70375.8%White alone
    • 3,05312.4%Black alone
    • 1,5446.3%Hispanic
    • 7172.9%Asian alone
    • 5102.1%Two or more races
    • 750.3%American Indian alone
    • 460.2%Other race alone
    • 130.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Holly Springs: 94.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (14.9%), Irish (12.6%), English (9.8%), United States (4.9%), Polish (4.7%), Scottish (2.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 450 feet

Land area: 7.49 square miles.

Population density: 4,028 people per square mile   (average).

Holly Springs,NC real estate house value index trend

Holly Springs, North Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Holly Springs:

  • High school or higher: 97.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 56.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 17.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Holly Springs town:

  • Never married: 20.8%
  • Now married: 64.4%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 2.6%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

2,047 residents are foreign born (1.5% Europe, 1.2% Africa, 1.1% Latin America).

This town:

7.4%
North Carolina:

7.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,494 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,910 (0.8%)

Holly Springs satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cary, NC (8.7 miles , pop. 94,536).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (15.2 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (361.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Fuquay-Varina, NC (2.2 miles ), Apex, NC (2.4 miles ), Cary, NC (3.0 miles ), Angier, NC (3.4 miles ), Garner, NC (3.4 miles ), Morrisville, NC (3.5 miles ), Moncure, NC (3.8 miles ), Raleigh, NC (3.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 533 buildings, average cost: $105,900
  • 1998: 526 buildings, average cost: $109,800
  • 1999: 516 buildings, average cost: $102,700
  • 2000: 462 buildings, average cost: $106,100
  • 2001: 400 buildings, average cost: $113,600
  • 2002: 355 buildings, average cost: $159,800
  • 2003: 357 buildings, average cost: $153,200
  • 2004: 564 buildings, average cost: $149,200
  • 2005: 787 buildings, average cost: $173,400
  • 2006: 796 buildings, average cost: $193,700
  • 2007: 448 buildings, average cost: $205,000
  • 2008: 301 buildings, average cost: $208,900
  • 2009: 177 buildings, average cost: $210,800
  • 2010: 189 buildings, average cost: $193,700
  • 2011: 279 buildings, average cost: $197,600
  • 2012: 409 buildings, average cost: $189,200
  • 2013: 426 buildings, average cost: $205,800
  • 2014: 406 buildings, average cost: $208,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 35.65 N, Longitude: 78.82 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -7,508 (-27.0%)
Workers who live and work in this town: 2,451 (18.0%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 919

Holly Springs household income distribution Holly Springs home values distribution

Property values in Holly Springs, NC


Crime rates in Holly Springs by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004
Murders 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Rapes 015
per 100,000 0.08.438.8
Robberies 312
per 100,000 31.68.415.5
Assaults 11712
per 100,000 115.858.693.1
Burglaries 324441
per 100,000 336.8368.4317.9
Thefts 95102138
per 100,000 999.9854.01,070.1
Auto thefts 746
per 100,000 73.733.546.5
Arson 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 321.9) 108.188.4130.2

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Crime rate in Holly Springs detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 58 (47 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.57
North Carolina average:

2.41
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.7%
North Carolina:

5.4%
Population change in the 1990s: +7,817 (+568.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (14%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Information (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Holly Springs, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Holly Springs-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 2% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/28/1988, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.5 miles away from the Holly Springs town center killed 4 people and injured 154 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 11/23/1992, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.1 miles away from the town center injured 44 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Holly Springs-area historical earthquake activity is near North Carolina state average. It is 85% 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 143.1 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 241.9 miles away from Holly Springs center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 204.9 miles away from the city 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 333.4 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 194.7 miles away from Holly Springs 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 117.6 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 Wake County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Droughts: 2, Floods: 2, Ice Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Holly Springs topographic map

Birthplace of: Carlos Rodon - Baseball player, Hoke Norris - Journalist, Todd A. Batchelor - North Carolina politician.

Hospitals and medical centers in Holly Springs:

  • AVENT FERRY ROAD HOME (904 AVENT FERRY ROAD)
  • COUNTRY LANE (534 COUNTRY LANE)
  • TROTTERS BLUFF GROUP HOME (912 AVENT FERRY ROAD)

Amtrak stations near Holly Springs:

  • 10 miles: CARY (311 N. ACADEMY ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 14 miles: RALEIGH (320 W. CARRABUS ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully 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, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plant near Holly Springs:

  • 7 miles: Shearon Harris in New Hill, NC.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Holly Springs:

  • Wake Technical Community College (about 7 miles; Raleigh, NC; Full-time enrollment: 16,265)
  • North Carolina State University at Raleigh (about 13 miles; Raleigh, NC; FT enrollment: 29,958)
  • Strayer University-North Carolina (about 15 miles; Morrisville, NC; FT enrollment: 3,070)
  • Campbell University (about 18 miles; Buies Creek, NC; FT enrollment: 5,127)
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (about 22 miles; Chapel Hill, NC; FT enrollment: 24,946)
  • Central Carolina Community College (about 22 miles; Sanford, NC; FT enrollment: 3,675)
  • Durham Technical Community College (about 23 miles; Durham, NC; FT enrollment: 3,515)

Public high schools in Holly Springs:

  • SOUTHERN WAKE ACADEMY (Location: 5108 OLD POWELL RD, Grades: 6-12, Charter school)
  • HOLLY SPRINGS HIGH (Location: 5329 CASS HOLT ROAD, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Holly Springs:

Private elementary/middle school in Holly Springs:

  • NEW SCHOOL MONTESSORI CENTER (Students: 136, Location: 5617 SUNSET LAKE RD, Grades: PK-7)
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User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Private school in Holly Springs: Southern Wake Montessori (Students: 100; Location: 925 Avent Ferry Rd.; Grades: PK - 06 ) www.southernwakemontessori.org 919-577-0081

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Wake 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 75.5. This is about average.

City:

75.5
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.248. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.248
U.S.:

0.293

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.355. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.355
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 23.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 14.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.3
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 2.4%
(2.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.2% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This town:  3.0 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  82.3%
Whole state:  66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.1%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
12 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

Holly Springs, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Banks with most branches in Holly Springs (2011 data):

  • SunTrust Bank: Holly Springs Branch at 101 Village Walk Drive, branch established on 2011/03/07. 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.
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: South Park Village Branch at 701 Village Walk Drive, branch established on 2011/08/01. 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: Holly Springs Branch at 7000 Gb Alford Highway, branch established on 1978/05/01. 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.
  • Crescent State Bank: Holly Springs Branch at 700 Holly Springs Road, branch established on 2003/05/06. Info updated 2007/06/26: Bank assets: $836.3 mil, Deposits: $679.8 mil, headquarters in Cary, NC, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Piedmont Community Bank Holdings, Inc.
  • Capital Bank, National Association: Holly Springs Branch at 5070 Kentworth Drive, branch established on 2009/08/24. Info updated 2011/09/21: Bank assets: $6,448.0 mil, Deposits: $5,135.4 mil, headquarters in Miami, FL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 152 total offices, Holding Company: North American Financial Holdings, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Holly Springs Branch at 5209 Sunset Lake Road, branch established on 2007/01/08. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Sunset Lake Branch at 5208 Sunset Lake Road, branch established on 2008/07/14. 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
  • Four Oaks Bank & Trust Company: Holly Springs Branch at 201 West Center Street, branch established on 2003/06/02. Info updated 2010/03/10: Bank assets: $916.5 mil, Deposits: $747.3 mil, headquarters in Four Oaks, NC, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 18 total offices, Holding Company: Four Oaks Fincorp, Inc.
  • Woodforest National Bank: Holly Springs North Carolina Branch at 7016 G B Alford Highway, branch established on 2007/10/01. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
North Carolina average:

12.4

Holly Springs travel time to work - commute Holly Springs mode of transportation to work chart

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Neighborhoods in Holly Springs:

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Religion statistics for Holly Springs town (based on Wake County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant164,661445
Mainline Protestant99,508131
Catholic99,12617
Other35,76772
Black Protestant16,47642
Orthodox2,6505
None482,805-
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: 176
Wake County:

2.12 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

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

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 68
Wake County:

0.82 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 281
Wake County:

3.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 648
Here:

7.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.8%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Wake County:

27.0%
North Carolina:

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

16.3%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Holly Springs:

50.2%
North Carolina:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

49.7%
State:

44.6%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.7
North Carolina:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Holly Springs:

20.0%
North Carolina:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Holly Springs:

9.1%
North Carolina:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Holly Springs:

32.7%
North Carolina:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

59.7%
North Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

83.7%
State:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Holly Springs, 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 10$49,906$59,8870$0
Other Government Administration 14$80,680$69,1541$863
Judicial and Legal 1$8,887$106,6441$2,803
Police Protection - Officers 39$170,476$52,4541$956
Police - Other 10$34,751$41,7010$0
Firefighters 34$130,611$46,0980$0
Fire - Other 1$2,876$34,5120$0
Streets and Highways 26$116,850$53,9310$0
Solid Waste Management 18$62,623$41,7490$0
Sewerage 13$51,639$47,6670$0
Parks and Recreation 26$100,896$46,56740$26,750
Water Supply 8$25,623$38,4350$0
Other and Unallocable 15$73,492$58,7940$0
Totals for Government 215$909,310$50,75243$31,372

Holly Springs government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $3,546,000 ($117.58)
    Police Protection: $1,882,000 ($62.41)
    Central Staff Services: $1,624,000 ($53.85)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,597,000 ($52.96)
    Water Utilities: $1,520,000 ($50.40)
    General - Other: $1,452,000 ($48.15)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,361,000 ($45.13)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,331,000 ($44.14)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $648,000 ($21.49)
    Regular Highways: $629,000 ($20.86)
    Financial Administration: $421,000 ($13.96)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $506,000 ($16.78)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $6,037,000 ($200.19)
    Regular Highways: $3,577,000 ($118.61)
    Sewerage: $2,230,000 ($73.95)
    Water Utilities: $956,000 ($31.70)
    Parks and Recreation: $577,000 ($19.13)
    Local Fire Protection: $169,000 ($5.60)
    Solid Waste Management: $105,000 ($3.48)
    Police Protection: $98,000 ($3.25)
    Central Staff Services: $47,000 ($1.56)
    General - Other: $42,000 ($1.39)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $5,000 ($0.17)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($0.10)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $7,069,000 ($234.41)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $829,000 ($27.49)

Holly Springs government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $3,460,000 ($114.73)
    Solid Waste Management: $977,000 ($32.40)
    All Other: $561,000 ($18.60)
    Parks and Recreation: $511,000 ($16.94)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $2,000 ($0.07)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $138,000 ($4.58)
    Highways: $32,000 ($1.06)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,491,000 ($82.60)
    All Other: $2,000 ($0.07)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $634,000 ($21.02)
    General Revenue, NEC: $307,000 ($10.18)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,483,000 ($49.18)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $634,000 ($21.02)
    Highways: $427,000 ($14.16)
    All Other: $6,000 ($0.20)
  • Tax - NEC: $8,370,000 ($277.55)
    Property: $6,902,000 ($228.87)
    Other License: $914,000 ($30.31)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $330,000 ($10.94)
    Motor Vehicle License: $62,000 ($2.06)

Holly Springs government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $35,371,000 ($1172.90)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $32,111,000 ($1064.79)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,296,000 ($275.09)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,036,000 ($166.99)

Holly Springs government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,528,000 ($83.83)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $14,208,000 ($471.13)

7.53% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($50,020 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.53%
North Carolina average:

7.13%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($369 average AGI)
Wake County:

0.04%
North Carolina average:

0.10%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Durham County, NC  0.66% ($46,913 average AGI)
from Johnston County, NC  0.36% ($34,535)
from Guilford County, NC  0.18% ($36,864)


6.28% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($52,082 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.28%
North Carolina average:

6.77%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($859 average AGI)
Wake County:

0.08%
North Carolina average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Durham County, NC  0.63% ($41,891 average AGI)
to Johnston County, NC  0.43% ($37,821)
to Mecklenburg County, NC  0.20% ($41,372)

Strongest AM radio stations in Holly Springs:

  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WCRY (1460 AM; 5 kW; FUQUAY-VARINA, NC)
  • WRBZ (850 AM; 10 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: ALCHEMY COMMUNICATIONS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP #1)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WETC (540 AM; 8 kW; WENDELL-ZEBULON, NC; Owner: CAROLINA REGIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRTP (1530 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDNZ (570 AM; 1 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: TRIANGLE BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, LLC)
  • WLLN (1370 AM; 5 kW; LILLINGTON, NC; Owner: ESTUARDO VALDEMAR RODRIGUEZ)
  • WCKB (780 AM; 7 kW; DUNN, NC; Owner: NORTH CAROLINA CENTRAL BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WDNC (620 AM; 5 kW; DURHAM, NC)
  • WHPY (1590 AM; 5 kW; CLAYTON, NC; Owner: FELLOWSHIP CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WPYB (1130 AM; daytime; 7 kW; BENSON, NC; Owner: BENSON-DUNN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFNC (640 AM; 10 kW; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Holly Springs:

  • WQDR (94.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAROLINA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WBBB (96.1 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAROLINA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WNNL (103.9 FM; FUQUAY-VARINA, NC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WRAL (101.5 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAL-FM, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WWMY (102.9 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WWND, L.L.C.)
  • WSHA (88.9 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: SHAW UNIVERSITY)
  • WDCG (105.1 FM; DURHAM, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCPE (89.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: EDUCATIONAL INFORMATION CORPORATION)
  • WRDU (106.1 FM; WILSON, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKNC-FM (88.1 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: NORTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WKXU (101.1 FM; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: CAROLINA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WTRG (100.7 FM; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFXC (107.1 FM; DURHAM, NC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WXYC (89.3 FM; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: STUDENT EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQSM (98.1 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WCCE (90.1 FM; BUIES CREEK, NC; Owner: CAMPBELL UNIVERSITY, INCORPORATED)
  • WYMY (96.9 FM; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: NEW AGE COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • W260AB (99.9 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)

TV broadcast stations around Holly Springs:

  • WRAZ (Channel 50; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAZ-TV, INC.)
  • WACN-LP (Channel 34; APEX, NC; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WTVD (Channel 11; DURHAM, NC; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WRAL-TV (Channel 5; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAPITOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, 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)
  • WNCN (Channel 17; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WUNC-TV (Channel 4; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WBXU-CA (Channel 13; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WHOA-LP (Channel 60; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWIW-LP (Channel 66; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WRAY-TV (Channel 30; WILSON, NC; Owner: WRAY, INC.)
  • W58CD (Channel 58; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W64CN (Channel 64; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W68BK (Channel 68; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: SAINT AUGUSTINE'S COLLEGE)
  • WFMY-TV (Channel 2; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WFMY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WRPX (Channel 47; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: PAXSON RALEIGH LICENSE, 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.)
  • W24CP (Channel 24; DURHAM, NC; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WIWW-LP (Channel 26; DURHAM, NC; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
Holly Springs fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Holly Springs fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 10m33ftTotal length
  • 48,500Total average daily traffic
  • 4,765Total average daily truck traffic
  • 97,000Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

39 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Holly Springs)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Holly Springs, NC)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • Wake South, Smithfield Road Sr1172 (Lat: 35.684167 Lon: -78.844167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 146 m, Overall height: 152 m, Call Sign: WPSR224
    Assigned Frequencies: 6750.00 MHzGrant Date: 04/19/2011, Expiration Date: 07/16/2021, Certifier: Harold MeacombsRegistrant: North Carolina State Highway Patrol, 4702 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-4702, Phone: (919) 662-4440, Fax: (919) 662-4444, Email:
  • RALEIGH AKA HOLLY SP, 1809 Grigsby Ave. (088654 / Holly Springs) (Lat: 35.641778 Lon: -78.820278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 72.5 m, Overall height: 78.9 m, Call Sign: WQIH737
    Assigned Frequencies: 10955.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/14/2008, Expiration Date: 02/14/2018, Cancellation Date: 08/14/2009, Certifier: William ChastainRegistrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, 774 Mays Blvd., #10-465, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • HOLLY SPNGS, 0.8 Mi S Of (Lat: 35.641528 Lon: -78.820278), Overall height: 80.8 m, Call Sign: WGH98
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6034.15 MHzGrant Date: 02/02/2010, Expiration Date: 02/01/2020, Cancellation Date: 12/16/2010, Certifier: James J. R. TalbotRegistrant: At&t Corp., 2315 Salem Road, First Floor, H9, Conyers, GA 30013, Phone: (770) 602-2065, Fax: (770) 929-4454, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

99 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Holly Springs)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Holly Springs)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$146,9201$258,6905$240,146
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$01$226,900
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$209,860
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0532.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$152,450
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2003 2000

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0532.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 98
  • Hazardous Condition: 49
  • Service Call: 3
  • Good Intent Call: 6

Incident types - Holly Springs

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Holly Springs, NC
Most common first names in Holly Springs, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James3369.0 years
John3071.1 years
William2774.3 years
Mary2575.6 years
Robert1670.8 years
Ruth1178.0 years
Willie1171.5 years
Helen1079.5 years
Joseph1071.2 years
Annie1082.5 years
Most common last names in Holly Springs, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Judd2472.8 years
Jones2169.9 years
Utley2067.7 years
Johnson1974.0 years
Williams1765.3 years
Smith1777.8 years
Betts1578.8 years
Baker1571.9 years
Adams1366.3 years
Holleman1276.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (62%)
  • Electricity (36%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
Businesses in Holly Springs, NC
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Little Caesars Pizza1
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
Blockbuster1Quiznos1
Burger King1Rite Aid1
CVS1SONIC Drive-In1
Chick-Fil-A1Sprint Nextel1
Curves1Starbucks1
Domino's Pizza1Subway3
FedEx5T-Mobile1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Taco Bell1
GameStop1U-Haul1
Goodwill1UPS3
H&R Block1Walgreens2
Hilton1Walmart1
Just Tires1Wendy's1
KFC1

Holly Springs compared to North Carolina state average:

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

Holly Springs on our top lists:

  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with most building permits per 10,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 100 cities with newest houses (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest median household income and median resident age less than 35 (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 100 fastest growing cities from 2000 to 2014 (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
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