Hope Mills, North Carolina

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Population in 2014: 16,301 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +45.1%
Males: 7,002  (43.0%)
Females: 9,299  (57.0%)
Median resident age:  32.3 years
North Carolina median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 28348, 28371.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $49,597 (it was $40,697 in 2000)
Hope Mills:

$49,597
NC:

$45,906

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,309 (it was $16,534 in 2000)

Hope Mills town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $132,629 (it was $83,900 in 2000)
Hope Mills:

$132,629
NC:

$154,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $154,831; Detached houses: $165,503; Townhouses or other attached units: $166,320; In 2-unit structures: $112,021; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $146,886; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $111,264; Mobile homes: $51,156; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $53,750

Median gross rent in 2013: $771.

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  • Races in Hope Mills, NC (2013)

    Hope Mills races chart
    • 8,24151.8%White alone
    • 4,42927.8%Black alone
    • 1,79211.3%Hispanic
    • 7885.0%Two or more races
    • 3442.2%Asian alone
    • 2991.9%American Indian alone
    • 10.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hope Mills: 89.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (9.0%), United States (8.0%), German (6.8%), English (5.5%), Scotch-Irish (3.5%), Italian (2.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 109 feet

Land area: 6.09 square miles.

Population density: 2,676 people per square mile   (average).

Hope Mills,NC real estate house value index trend

Hope Mills, North Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Hope Mills:

  • High school or higher: 89.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hope Mills town:

  • Never married: 26.6%
  • Now married: 52.4%
  • Separated: 3.2%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 12.5%

920 residents are foreign born (2.3% Latin America, 1.2% Europe, 0.8% Asia).

This town:

5.8%
North Carolina:

7.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,626 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,492 (1.4%)

Hope Mills satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, NC (7.0 miles , pop. 121,015).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (61.2 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (405.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Parkton, NC (2.4 miles ), Rockfish, NC (2.5 miles ), Fayetteville, NC (2.6 miles ), Lumber Bridge, NC (2.9 miles) , Rex, NC (3.1 miles) , Vander, NC (3.2 miles ), St. Pauls, NC (3.4 miles ), Fort Bragg, NC (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 187 buildings, average cost: $71,200
  • 1998: 142 buildings, average cost: $78,600
  • 1999: 81 buildings, average cost: $82,700
  • 2000: 70 buildings, average cost: $85,200
  • 2001: 77 buildings, average cost: $105,200
  • 2002: 126 buildings, average cost: $143,500
  • 2003: 201 buildings, average cost: $157,600
  • 2004: 181 buildings, average cost: $145,600
  • 2005: 133 buildings, average cost: $135,400
  • 2006: 147 buildings, average cost: $128,900
  • 2007: 84 buildings, average cost: $118,800
  • 2008: 59 buildings, average cost: $152,500
  • 2009: 214 buildings, average cost: $239,100
  • 2010: 116 buildings, average cost: $250,600
  • 2011: 42 buildings, average cost: $292,400
  • 2012: 20 buildings, average cost: $295,300
  • 2013: 29 buildings, average cost: $307,600
  • 2014: 18 buildings, average cost: $303,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 34.97 N, Longitude: 78.96 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,042 (-12.8%)
Workers who live and work in this town: 698 (10.9%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 910

Hope Mills household income distribution Hope Mills home values distribution

Property values in Hope Mills, NC


Crime rates in Hope Mills by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 303000000001
per 100,000 25.80.024.70.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.06.1
Rapes 368041312312
per 100,000 25.850.365.80.030.77.823.17.113.019.26.412.2
Robberies 243624272821342328222922
per 100,000 206.6302.0197.4212.0214.8164.3261.5164.2182.2141.1184.7134.2
Assaults 273229253143643952314445
per 100,000 232.5268.4238.5196.3237.8336.5492.2278.4338.4198.8280.3274.4
Burglaries 152172140222178198291416216223214167
per 100,000 1,308.71,442.81,151.61,743.01,365.31,549.52,237.82,969.71,405.51,430.01,363.11,018.4
Thefts 752734655544646612775494704821804822
per 100,000 6,474.46,157.25,387.84,271.04,955.14,789.55,959.73,526.64,580.95,264.85,121.35,012.5
Auto thefts 453947354240493537252422
per 100,000 387.4327.2386.6274.8322.2313.0376.8249.9240.8160.3152.9134.2
Arson 5733161731234
per 100,000 43.058.724.723.67.747.07.750.019.577.019.124.4
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 288.2) 597.9593.2569.8444.0484.9476.2659.7509.9461.0447.6456.2424.8

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Hope Mills detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 45 (35 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.13
North Carolina average:

2.41
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.0%
North Carolina:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +3,051 (+37.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Hope Mills, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hope Mills-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 14% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.2 miles away from the Hope Mills town center killed 4 people and injured 395 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/8/1957, a category F4 tornado 24.4 miles away from the town center injured 21 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hope Mills-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 158.6 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 215.3 miles away from Hope Mills 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 148.5 miles away from the city 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 190.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 186.3 miles away from Hope Mills 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 89.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cumberland County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Flood: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hope Mills topographic map

Birthplace of: Richard Holmes (Canadian football) - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Hope Mills:

  • CAROLINA REHAB CENTER OF CUMBERLAND (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; FAYETTEVILLE, NC)
  • CUMBERLAND NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; FAYETTEVILLE, NC)
  • CAPE FEAR VALLEY HH AND HOSPIC (Hospital, about 5 miles away; FAYETTEVILLE, NC)
  • LIBERTY HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; FAYETTEVILLE, NC)
  • CUMBERLAND HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 5 miles away; FAYETTEVILLE, NC)
  • CAPE FEAR VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; FAYETTEVILLE, NC)
  • FAYETTEVILLE KIDNEY CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; FAYETTEVILLE, NC)

Amtrak station near Hope Mills:

  • 8 miles: FAYETTEVILLE (472 HAY ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hope Mills:

  • Fayetteville Technical Community College (about 7 miles; Fayetteville, NC; Full-time enrollment: 10,114)
  • Fayetteville State University (about 8 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 5,297)
  • Methodist University (about 13 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 2,313)
  • University of North Carolina at Pembroke (about 25 miles; Pembroke, NC; FT enrollment: 5,548)
  • Robeson Community College (about 25 miles; Lumberton, NC; FT enrollment: 2,322)
  • Sandhills Community College (about 32 miles; Pinehurst, NC; FT enrollment: 3,434)
  • Campbell University (about 33 miles; Buies Creek, NC; FT enrollment: 5,127)

Public high schools in Hope Mills:

Public elementary/middle schools in Hope Mills:

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Notable location: Hope Plaza (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Reservoir: Number Two Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Fantasy Lake Waterpark (Water Parks & Slides; 5869 Permastone Lake Road).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 58.6. This is better than average.

City:

58.6
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.114. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.114
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.75. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.75
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 15.6%
(9.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.3% for Black residents, 30.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 9.3% for American Indian residents, 54.0% for other race residents, 29.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.7 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  72.8%
Whole state:  66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.7%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
124 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
6 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010

Hope Mills, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Hope Mills (2011 data):

  • First South Bank: Hope Mills Branch at 3103 North Main Street, branch established on 2003/07/14. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $744.4 mil, Deposits: $644.7 mil, headquarters in Washington, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 27 total offices, Holding Company: First South Bancorp, Inc.
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Hope Mills Branch at 3618 North Main Street, branch established on 1961/06/29. 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
  • Lumbee Guaranty Bank: Hope Mills Branch at 3500 North Main Street, branch established on 1986/10/06. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $304.2 mil, Deposits: $260.6 mil, headquarters in Pembroke, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices
  • Capital Bank, National Association: Hope Mills Branch at Southpeak Drive, branch established on 2010/07/16. 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.
  • First-Citizens Bank & Trust Company: Hope Mills Branch at 3626 North Main Street, branch established on 1974/11/19. Info updated 2011/10/11: Bank assets: $20,566.4 mil, Deposits: $17,596.8 mil, headquarters in Raleigh, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 433 total offices, Holding Company: First Citizens Bancshares, Inc.
  • The Fort Sill National Bank: Fsnb - Hope Mills Walmart Branch at 3030 N. Main Street, branch established on 1997/07/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $369.8 mil, Deposits: $324.4 mil, headquarters in Fort Sill, OK, positive income, 71 total offices, Holding Company: Jrmb Ii, Inc

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
North Carolina average:

12.4

Hope Mills travel time to work - commute Hope Mills mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Hope Mills town (based on Cumberland County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant91,229291
Mainline Protestant26,95674
Black Protestant14,70146
Catholic8,9267
Other6,16520
Orthodox4402
None171,014-
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: 48
Cumberland County:

1.55 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Cumberland County:

0.42 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 149
Cumberland County:

4.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 177
Here:

5.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.4%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Cumberland County:

31.1%
North Carolina:

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

7.6%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.2%
State:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Hope Mills:

46.4%
State:

44.6%

Average BMI:
Hope Mills:

29.2
North Carolina:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.7%
North Carolina:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.0%
State:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.6%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

56.6%
North Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.3%
State:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hope Mills, 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 2$9,367$56,2020$0
Other Government Administration 4$21,241$63,7236$6,861
Police Protection - Officers 39$123,076$37,8700$0
Police - Other 1$2,557$30,6840$0
Firefighters 23$67,908$35,4301$354
Streets and Highways 4$11,012$33,0360$0
Solid Waste Management 9$21,894$29,1920$0
Parks and Recreation 9$28,162$37,54914$7,997
Other and Unallocable 14$46,355$39,7330$0
Totals for Government 105$331,572$37,89421$15,212

Hope Mills government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $11,000 ($0.67)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,508,000 ($92.51)
    Regular Highways: $833,000 ($51.10)
    Fire Protection: $682,000 ($41.84)
    Solid Waste Management: $428,000 ($26.26)
    Central Staff Services: $385,000 ($23.62)
    General - Other: $312,000 ($19.14)
    Financial Administration: $264,000 ($16.20)
    Parks & Recreation: $259,000 ($15.89)
    General Public Buildings: $221,000 ($13.56)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $68,000 ($4.17)
    Health Services - Other: $34,000 ($2.09)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,000 ($0.74)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $77,000 ($4.72)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $53,000 ($3.25)
    Regular Highways: $37,000 ($2.27)
    Solid Waste Management: $14,000 ($0.86)
    Financial Administration: $6,000 ($0.37)
    Fire Protection: $6,000 ($0.37)
    General Public Building: $5,000 ($0.31)
    Central Staff: $4,000 ($0.25)
    Parks & Recreation: $4,000 ($0.25)
    General - Other: $3,000 ($0.18)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,573,000 ($157.84)

Hope Mills government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $507,000 ($31.10)
    Parks & Recreation: $21,000 ($1.29)
    All Other: $11,000 ($0.67)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $94,000 ($5.77)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,415,000 ($86.80)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $91,000 ($5.58)
    Rents: $62,000 ($3.80)
    General Revenue, NEC: $46,000 ($2.82)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $378,000 ($23.19)
    General Support: $200,000 ($12.27)
    All Other: $28,000 ($1.72)
  • Tax - Property: $1,912,000 ($117.29)
    NEC: $224,000 ($13.74)
    Motor Vehicle License: $44,000 ($2.70)

Hope Mills government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,112,000 ($68.22)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $1,043,000 ($63.98)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $69,000 ($4.23)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,229,000 ($198.09)

12.91% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,256 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

12.91%
North Carolina average:

7.13%

0.85% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,078 average AGI)
Cumberland County:

0.85%
North Carolina average:

0.10%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Harnett County, NC  0.46% ($31,378 average AGI)
from Hoke County, NC  0.46% ($30,276)
from Robeson County, NC  0.31% ($27,130)


12.21% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,706 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

12.21%
North Carolina average:

6.77%

0.71% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,085 average AGI)
Cumberland County:

0.71%
North Carolina average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Harnett County, NC  0.73% ($35,306 average AGI)
to Hoke County, NC  0.72% ($33,565)
to Wake County, NC  0.36% ($39,358)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hope Mills:

  • WFNC (640 AM; 10 kW; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WIDU (1600 AM; 5 kW; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: W I D U BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKKE (1080 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ST. PAULS, NC; Owner: FERRIS YARNELL LOCKLEAR)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WYRU (1160 AM; 5 kW; RED SPRINGS, NC; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAZZ (1490 AM; 1 kW; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: WAZZ LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFAY (1230 AM; 1 kW; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: COLONIAL RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WEEB (990 AM; 10 kW; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: PINEHURST BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WCKB (780 AM; 7 kW; DUNN, NC; Owner: NORTH CAROLINA CENTRAL BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WPYB (1130 AM; daytime; 7 kW; BENSON, NC; Owner: BENSON-DUNN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLLN (1370 AM; 5 kW; LILLINGTON, NC; Owner: ESTUARDO VALDEMAR RODRIGUEZ)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hope Mills:

  • WQSM (98.1 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WCCG (104.5 FM; HOPE MILLS, NC; Owner: DR. JAMES E. CARSON)
  • 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)
  • WZFX (99.1 FM; WHITEVILLE, NC; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WUKS (107.7 FM; ST. PAULS, NC; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKQB (106.9 FM; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • WEGX (92.9 FM; DILLON, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WRCQ (103.5 FM; DUNN, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRAL (101.5 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAL-FM, INC.)
  • WQDR (94.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAROLINA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WCLN-FM (107.3 FM; CLINTON, NC; Owner: CHRISTIAN LISTENING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Hope Mills:

  • WFPX (Channel 62; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W66DF (Channel 66; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W19CA (Channel 19; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: PACIFIC MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WUNU (Channel 31; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WUVC (Channel 40; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPITAL BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WECT (Channel 6; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WTVD (Channel 11; DURHAM, NC; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WRAL-TV (Channel 5; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAPITOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WPDE-TV (Channel 15; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: GRAND STRAND COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WWMB (Channel 21; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: ATLANTIC MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WBTW (Channel 13; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WLPS-LP (Channel 7; LUMBERTON/PEMBROKE, NC; Owner: BILLY RAY LOCKLEAR)
  • WRAZ (Channel 50; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAZ-TV, INC.)
  • WNCN (Channel 17; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W67DU (Channel 67; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WRDC (Channel 28; DURHAM, NC; Owner: RALEIGH (WRDC-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WLFL (Channel 22; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WLFL LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WSFX-TV (Channel 26; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN MEDIA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WPEM-LP (Channel 47; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: GERALD LOCKLEAR)
  • WYBE-CA (Channel 44; PINEHURST, NC; Owner: MULTIMEDIA NETWORK OF NC, INC)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Hope Mills fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 28Number of bridges
  • 182m597ftTotal length
  • 339,550Total average daily traffic
  • 46,771Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 51950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 71980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 42000-2009
  • 22010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Hope Mills, NC

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Hope Mills)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Hope Mills, NC)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • PINE KNOLL, 3040 N Main St (Lat: 34.979583 Lon: -78.966694), Overall height: 50.3 m, Call Sign: WMW636
    Assigned Frequencies: 10633.1 MHzGrant Date: 03/06/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 03/14/2008, Certifier: Glenn S RabinRegistrant: Alltel Communications, LLC, One Allied Drive, B1f02-D, Little Rock, AR 72202, Phone: (501) 905-8555, Fax: (501) 905-6193, Email:
  • 5FA0621D, 2323 John Smith Rd (Lat: 35.005833 Lon: -78.964444), Type: Pole, Structure height: 48.8 m, Call Sign: WQNJ523
    Assigned Frequencies: 17800.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/23/2011, Expiration Date: 02/23/2021, Cancellation Date: 08/06/2012, Certifier: Dan MenserRegistrant: T-Mobile License LLC, 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-4000, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • 5FA0742A, 6341 Cicada St. (Lat: 34.982222 Lon: -79.001389), Type: Pole, Structure height: 51.8 m, Call Sign: WQNJ525
    Assigned Frequencies: 19360.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/23/2011, Expiration Date: 02/23/2021, Cancellation Date: 08/06/2012, Certifier: Dan MenserRegistrant: T-Mobile License LLC, 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-4000, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

86 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hope Mills)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Hope Mills)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 15 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED129$172,24426$137,969166$153,3239$54,1372$3,643,57521$91,5761$132,040
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED7$176,2032$104,14012$149,1971$30,3300$02$73,6602$61,700
APPLICATIONS DENIED8$154,7584$118,43363$138,7758$29,9200$02$54,8855$101,018
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN10$159,2732$122,16546$144,1261$27,9200$02$92,2252$86,390
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$94,8600$011$146,6410$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0016.01 , 0016.02, 0019.01, 0030.00, 0031.00, 0032.01, 0032.04

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 15 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$95,0933$161,273
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$135,065
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$57,190

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0016.01 , 0016.02, 0019.01, 0030.00, 0031.00, 0032.01, 0032.04

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

FANTASY LAKE (Address: FANTASY LAKE WATER PARK , Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
FIRST UNITED BAPT CH GRAYS CK (Population served: 125, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
THE CHURCH OF THE APOSTLES (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
WORLD FAITH CLINIC CHURCH (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-04-2013), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-04-2013), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-04-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-08-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-05-2013), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-05-2013), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-05-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-08-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-30-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-06-2013), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-06-2013), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-06-2013), St AO (w/penalty) issued (DEC-03-2013), St Case dropped (DEC-12-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-08-2014)
  • 14 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
GREGORY POOLE EQUIPMENT CO (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-30-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-30-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-30-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2012), St Public Notif received (JAN-25-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
UNION OAK AME ZION CHURCH (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-30-2010), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-30-2010), St AO (w/penalty) issued (JUN-24-2010), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2010)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-10-2009), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-10-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2010)
  • 14 routine major monitoring violations
NEW VISION CHRISTIAN CHURCH (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
SHORT TRIP (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-03-2012), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-03-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-03-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2012), St Public Notif received (JAN-25-2013)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (AUG-17-2006), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-17-2006), St Public Notif requested (AUG-17-2006), St Compliance achieved (AUG-25-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 9 routine major monitoring violations
  • 6 regular monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 464
  • Hazardous Condition: 53
  • Service Call: 9
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Hope Mills

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hope Mills, NC
Most common first names in Hope Mills, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James11066.7 years
William9669.5 years
Mary8374.6 years
John7471.8 years
Robert6069.7 years
Charles3468.4 years
George3169.3 years
David2766.4 years
Willie2671.8 years
Dorothy2668.9 years
Most common last names in Hope Mills, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith8869.1 years
Davis3970.2 years
Williams3664.7 years
Johnson3171.3 years
Edwards2872.4 years
Brown2774.5 years
Jones2672.6 years
Jackson2571.5 years
Taylor2471.9 years
Canady2171.3 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (91%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
Businesses in Hope Mills, NC
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Payless1
Arby's1Pizza Hut1
AutoZone1RadioShack1
Blockbuster1Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing1
Burger King1Subway3
CVS2T-Mobile2
DHL1Taco Bell1
Domino's Pizza1U-Haul3
FedEx3UPS3
H&R Block2Waffle House1
Holiday Inn1Walmart1
Little Caesars Pizza1Wendy's1
McDonald's1YMCA1
Papa John's Pizza1

Hope Mills compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.

Hope Mills on our top lists:

  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Broadcasting, internet publishing, and telecommunications services (population 5,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Broadcasting, internet publishing, and telecommunications services (population 5,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers (population 5,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers (population 5,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Extraction workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest positive percentage difference between never married females and males (15+ years) (with at least 1,000 females never married)"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of arson incidents per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 28 pilots and 77 other airmen in this city.
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