Kenansville, North Carolina

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Population in 2014: 876 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -23.8%
Males: 413  (47.2%)
Females: 463  (52.8%)
Median resident age:  38.9 years
North Carolina median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 28349.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $27,154 (it was $36,053 in 2000)
Kenansville:

$27,154
NC:

$45,906

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,328 (it was $11,933 in 2000)

Kenansville town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $113,816 (it was $83,400 in 2000)
Kenansville:

$113,816
NC:

$154,300

Median gross rent in 2013: $607.

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  • Races in Kenansville, NC (2010)

    Kenansville races chart
    • 48256.4%White alone
    • 32037.4%Black alone
    • 333.9%Hispanic
    • 91.1%Asian alone
    • 60.7%Two or more races
    • 50.6%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Kenansville: 82.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (13.5%), German (7.6%), West Indian (5.0%), Irish (4.3%), United States (4.3%), Scotch-Irish (2.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 140 feet

Land area: 1.89 square miles.

Population density: 465 people per square mile   (low).

Kenansville,NC real estate house value index trend

Kenansville, North Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Kenansville:

  • High school or higher: 79.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 36.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kenansville town:

  • Never married: 34.0%
  • Now married: 38.4%
  • Separated: 4.5%
  • Widowed: 12.3%
  • Divorced: 10.8%

41 residents are foreign born (2.4% Latin America).

This town:

3.3%
North Carolina:

7.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $971 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,081 (0.9%)

Kenansville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jacksonville, NC (34.5 miles , pop. 66,715).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (70.5 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (381.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Magnolia, NC (2.6 miles ), Warsaw, NC (2.8 miles ), Greenevers, NC (3.2 miles ), Rose Hill, NC (3.2 miles ), Beulaville, NC (3.3 miles ), Turkey, NC (3.5 miles ), Teachey, NC (3.7 miles ), Pink Hill, NC (3.8 miles ).

Latitude: 34.96 N, Longitude: 77.97 W

Area code: 910

Kenansville household income distribution Kenansville home values distribution

Crime rates in Kenansville by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000001000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0110.60.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 202000001111N/A
per 100,000 168.50.0225.00.00.00.00.00.085.6115.5113.9113.0N/A
Robberies 0002002013000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0224.00.00.0221.20.085.6346.40.00.00.0
Assaults 4001000131042
per 100,000 337.00.00.0112.00.00.00.084.3256.8115.50.0452.0225.5
Burglaries 116676155643610
per 100,000 926.7674.9674.9783.9667.4110.9553.1421.6513.7461.9341.7678.01,127.4
Thefts 31213543423125232422192118
per 100,000 2,611.62,362.23,937.04,815.24,671.93,436.82,765.51,939.32,054.82,540.42,164.02,372.92,029.3
Auto thefts 2010111112110
per 100,000 168.50.0112.50.0111.2110.9110.684.385.6230.9113.9113.00.0
Arson 0000110100100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0111.2110.90.084.30.00.0113.90.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 400.7147.5409.8350.8252.4160.4464.0136.0281.6387.0219.3345.8307.5

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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 Kenansville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.51
North Carolina average:

2.41
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.5%
North Carolina:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +294 (+34.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (24%)
  • Construction (19%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (28%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (19%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Kenansville, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Kenansville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 11% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.2 miles away from the Kenansville town center killed 3 people and injured 149 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 tornado 27.5 miles away from the town center killed 16 people and injured 153 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Kenansville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below North Carolina state average. It is 89% 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 189.7 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 181.6 miles away from Kenansville center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 268.8 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 180.8 miles away from the city center
On 8/6/1994 at 19:54:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.6 LG, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 69.2 miles away from Kenansville 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 210.1 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 Duplin County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 9, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Kenansville topographic map

Birthplace of: Michael English (singer) - Gospel singer, Greg Peterson - Player of football.

Hospitals and medical centers in Kenansville:

  • SKILL CREATIONS OF KENANSVILLE (200 SOUTH STOKES STREET)
  • VIDANT DUPLIN HOSPITAL (Government - Local, provides emergency services, 401 N MAIN ST)
  • KENANSVILLE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (209 BEASLEY STREET)
  • SOUTHEASTERN DIALYSIS KENANSVILLE (305 BEASLEY STREET)
  • CAROLINA EAST HOME CARE AND HOSPICE (401 NORTH MAIN STREET)

Airports and heliports located in Kenansville:

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Amtrak station near Kenansville:

  • 16 miles: WALLACE (600 N. NORWOOD ST.) - Bus Station . Services: public payphones.

College/University in Kenansville:

  • James Sprunt Community College (Full-time enrollment: 1,271; Location: 133 James Sprunt Drive; Public; Website: www.jamessprunt.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kenansville:

  • Mount Olive College (about 18 miles; Mount Olive, NC; Full-time enrollment: 3,097)
  • Lenoir Community College (about 30 miles; Kinston, NC; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Wayne Community College (about 31 miles; Goldsboro, NC; FT enrollment: 3,174)
  • Coastal Carolina Community College (about 36 miles; Jacksonville, NC; FT enrollment: 4,502)
  • Johnston Community College (about 43 miles; Smithfield, NC; FT enrollment: 3,657)
  • Cape Fear Community College (about 50 miles; Wilmington, NC; FT enrollment: 8,372)
  • Craven Community College (about 50 miles; New Bern, NC; FT enrollment: 2,712)

Public high school in Kenansville:

Public elementary/middle schools in Kenansville:

See full list of schools located in Kenansville

Library in Kenansville:

  • DUPLIN COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $579,854; Location: 107 BOWDEN DR.; 71,482 books; 26,370 e-books; 6,300 audio materials; 125 video materials; 16 local licensed databases; 56 state licensed databases; 89 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Kenansville: Duplin County Library - Dorothy Wightman Branch (A), Kenansville Courthouse (B), North Carolina State Highway Patrol (C), Duplin County Sheriff's Office (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Kenansville include: First Baptist Church (A), United Church (B), Grove Church (C), Kenansville Baptist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Liberty Hall Restoration (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 409 South Main Street).

Duplin 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 58.1. This is better than average.

City:

58.1
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2003 was 28.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 12.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.3
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 28.6%
(6.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 56.0% for Black residents, 5.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This town:  1.9 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  49.5%
Whole state:  66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.4%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.0% of all households
78 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Kenansville in 2000:

  • 279 people in state prisons
  • 89 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 75 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 45 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 15 people in nursing homes
  • 15 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Kenansville, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Kenansville (2011 data):

  • First Bank: Kenansville Branch at 305 South Main Street, branch established on 1940/08/26. Info updated 2011/01/25: Bank assets: $3,289.4 mil, Deposits: $2,759.1 mil, headquarters in Troy, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 98 total offices, Holding Company: First Bancorp
  • Bank of America, National Association: Kenansville Branch at 104 Limestone Street, branch established on 1972/07/17. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Southern Bank and Trust Company: Kenansville Branch at 416 South Main Street, branch established on 2006/02/21. Info updated 2011/09/26: Bank assets: $2,039.8 mil, Deposits: $1,658.5 mil, headquarters in Mount Olive, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 66 total offices, Holding Company: Southern Bancshares (N.C.), Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.0
North Carolina average:

12.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Kenansville town (based on Duplin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant11,28281
Mainline Protestant4,17637
Black Protestant2,56423
Other3243
Catholic3153
None39,844-
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: 15
Duplin County:

2.85 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Duplin County:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
Duplin County:

6.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 36
Here:

6.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.4%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Duplin County:

31.1%
North Carolina:

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

22.6%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Kenansville:

50.2%
State:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Kenansville:

45.3%
State:

44.6%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.1
North Carolina:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

17.5%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

12.1%
North Carolina:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Kenansville:

6.7
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

31.4%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

55.6%
North Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Kenansville:

80.2%
North Carolina:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Kenansville, 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$6,604$39,6241$1,444
Police Protection - Officers 5$13,364$32,0744$1,244
Streets and Highways 5$12,885$30,9240$0
Other and Unallocable 1$1,993$23,9162$1,594
Totals for Government 13$34,846$32,1667$4,282

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $10,000 ($11.42)
  • Current Operations - Liquor Stores: $254,000 ($289.95)
    Sewerage: $227,000 ($259.13)
    Police Protection: $120,000 ($136.99)
    Regular Highways: $100,000 ($114.16)
    Water Utilities: $97,000 ($110.73)
    Central Staff Services: $84,000 ($95.89)
    Solid Waste Management: $63,000 ($71.92)
    Fire Protection: $35,000 ($39.95)
    Parks & Recreation: $14,000 ($15.98)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($4.57)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $44,000 ($50.23)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Health: $2,000 ($2.28)
  • Intergovernmental to State - General: $2,000 ($2.28)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $27,000 ($30.82)
    Fire Protection: $25,000 ($28.54)
    Regular Highways: $7,000 ($7.99)
    Central Staff: $5,000 ($5.71)
    Police Protection: $3,000 ($3.42)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($2.28)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $281,000 ($320.78)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($11.42)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $344,000 ($392.69)
    Solid Waste Management: $58,000 ($66.21)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $141,000 ($160.96)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $37,000 ($42.24)
    General Revenue, NEC: $17,000 ($19.41)
  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $268,000 ($305.94)
    Water Utilities: $147,000 ($167.81)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $45,000 ($51.37)
    General Support: $37,000 ($42.24)
    All Other: $1,000 ($1.14)
  • Tax - Property: $229,000 ($261.42)
    NEC: $3,000 ($3.42)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $2,000 ($2.28)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $161,000 ($183.79)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $738,000 ($842.47)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $152,000 ($173.52)
    Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $93,000 ($106.16)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $564,000 ($643.84)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $81,000 ($92.47)
    Water Utilities: $9,000 ($10.27)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,703,000 ($1944.06)

6.80% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,629 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.80%
North Carolina average:

7.13%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Sampson County, NC  1.13% ($26,153 average AGI)
from Onslow County, NC  0.80% ($34,374)
from Wayne County, NC  0.62% ($25,972)


5.71% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,606 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.71%
North Carolina average:

6.77%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Sampson County, NC  0.75% ($25,719 average AGI)
to Wayne County, NC  0.64% ($23,927)
to Onslow County, NC  0.39% ($25,318)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kenansville:

  • WDJS (1430 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT OLIVE, NC; Owner: MOUNT OLIVE BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WSMO (1120 AM; 20 kW; CAMP LEJEUNE, NC; Owner: CTC MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WCLN (1170 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CLINTON, NC; Owner: BROADCASTING GOOD NEWS, INC.)
  • WRNS (960 AM; 5 kW; KINSTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WSTK (910 AM; 5 kW; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGBR (1150 AM; 5 kW; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: NEW AGE COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WEGG (710 AM; daytime; 0 kW; ROSE HILL, NC; Owner: CONNER MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WCKB (780 AM; 7 kW; DUNN, NC; Owner: NORTH CAROLINA CENTRAL BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WFNC (640 AM; 10 kW; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WNCT (1070 AM; 10 kW; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: WNCT LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJCV (1290 AM; 5 kW; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: DOWN EAST BROADCASTING CO INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kenansville:

  • WRNS-FM (95.1 FM; KINSTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WERO (93.3 FM; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WNCT-FM (107.9 FM; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: WNCT LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYMY (96.9 FM; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: NEW AGE COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WKXB (99.9 FM; BURGAW, NC; Owner: SEA-COMM, INC.)
  • WZKB (94.3 FM; WALLACE, NC; Owner: JG & J BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHQR (91.3 FM; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: FRIENDS OF PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WTRG (100.7 FM; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSFL-FM (106.5 FM; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: WSFL LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRAL (101.5 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAL-FM, INC.)
  • WKOO (98.7 FM; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WKIX (102.3 FM; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: NEW AGE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WZUP (104.7 FM; ROSE HILL, NC; Owner: CONNER MEDIA CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Kenansville:

  • WITN-TV (Channel 7; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: WITN LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WNCT-TV (Channel 9; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCTI-TV (Channel 12; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUNM-TV (Channel 19; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • 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.)
  • WNCN (Channel 17; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLFL (Channel 22; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WLFL LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WRDC (Channel 28; DURHAM, NC; Owner: RALEIGH (WRDC-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WUNJ-TV (Channel 39; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WUNK-TV (Channel 25; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WPXU-TV (Channel 35; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: PAXSON JACKSONVILLE LICENSE, INC.)
  • W64AZ (Channel 64; KINSTON-GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: GOCOM TELEVISION, L.P.,)
  • WHFL-LP (Channel 56; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: FREE LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)

Kenansville fatal accident list:

Oct 6, 2012 09:25 AM, Bill Sutton Rd., Burncoat Rd., Lat: 35.07067, Lon: -77.75049, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1
Oct 25, 2012 09:20 AM, Summerlins Crossroads, Alphine Rd., Lat: 35.12178, Lon: -77.98904, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 21, 2000 01:23 PM, Sr-11, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Mar 21, 1976 09:45 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Mar 21, 1975 09:45 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • 1,700Total average daily traffic
  • 102Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,400Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: AA4DG, Licensee ID: L00967060, Grant Date: 04/06/2016, Expiration Date: 06/22/2026, Registrant: Dwayne A Graham, 153 S. Country Club Drive, Kenansville, NC 28349
  • Call Sign: KA2SAG, Grant Date: 02/25/1998, Expiration Date: 02/25/2008, Cancellation Date: 02/26/2010, Registrant: Mary K Williams, Kenansville, NC 28349
  • Call Sign: W4DLH, Grant Date: 01/22/1998, Expiration Date: 01/22/2008, Cancellation Date: 01/22/2001, Registrant: James O Johnson, 225 Stephen St, Kenansville, NC 28349-0445
  • Call Sign: KJ4HVY, Licensee ID: L01444898, Grant Date: 11/12/2008, Expiration Date: 11/12/2018, Certifier: James R Nichols, Registrant: James R Nichols, Kenansville, NC 28349

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: JORDAN MARVIN K VJ-22 (Category: Amphibian, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 122SG , Serial Number: 612, Airworthiness Date: 08/04/1986
    Registrant (Corporation): Thar Inc, 103 Quinn Dr, Kenansville, NC 28349
  • Aircraft: PIPER AEROSTAR 601P (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 65TK , Serial Number: 61P06697963313, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 10/21/1981
    Registrant (Corporation): Twg Aviation LLC, 260 Airport Rd, Kenansville, NC 28349
  • Aircraft: RAYTHEON AIRCRAFT COMPANY HAWKER 800XP (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 15, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: GARRETT TFE 731 SER (3500 HP) (Turbo-fan)
    N-Number: 897A , Serial Number: 258326, Year manufactured: 1997, Airworthiness Date: 12/22/1997
    Registrant (Corporation): House Of Raeford Farms Inc, 260 Airport Rd, Kenansville, NC 28349
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9778J , Serial Number: 28-3977, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 03/27/1967
    Registrant (Corporation): Earth Right Farms Inc, 127 Circle Dr, Kenansville, NC 28349

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 54
  • Hazardous Condition: 21
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Kenansville

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Most common first names in Kenansville, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary4078.4 years
James3474.9 years
Annie2879.9 years
John2875.1 years
William2869.3 years
Robert2072.2 years
Willie1977.0 years
Joseph1473.1 years
Lillie1478.4 years
David1367.2 years
Most common last names in Kenansville, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller5171.8 years
Smith4473.0 years
Williams3774.2 years
Jones3374.4 years
Farrior2774.8 years
Brown2675.3 years
Moore2573.0 years
Grady2178.9 years
Brinson1777.8 years
Quinn1774.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (65%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (26%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4%)
  • No fuel used (3%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
Businesses in Kenansville, NC
NameCountNameCount
CVS1Hardee's1
Dunkin Donuts1U.S. Cellular1

Kenansville compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.

Kenansville on our top lists:

  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Jamaica (population 500+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
There is 1 pilot and 3 other airmen in this city.
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