La Grange, North Carolina

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Population in 2019: 2,619 (92% urban, 8% rural).
Population change since 2000: -7.9%
 
Males: 1,245  (47.5%)
Females: 1,374  (52.5%)
Median resident age:

49.3 years
North Carolina median age:

39.1 years

Zip codes: 28551.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $35,955 (it was $28,304 in 2000)
La Grange:

$35,955
NC:

$57,341

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $27,466 (it was $14,436 in 2000)

La Grange town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $119,056 (it was $66,800 in 2000)
La Grange:

$119,056
NC:

$193,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $131,592; detached houses: $140,098; mobile homes: $75,594

Median gross rent in 2019: $898.

March 2019 cost of living index in La Grange: 81.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 24.1%
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  • Races in La Grange, NC (2019)
    • 1,60258.7%Black alone
    • 1,06939.2%White alone
    • 481.8%Hispanic

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



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 26 registered sex offenders living in La Grange, North Carolina as of December 07, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in La Grange is 108 to 1.


Crime rates in La Grange by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(35.0)
1
(35.9)
1
(36.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(35.0)
1
(35.9)
4
(145.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
28
(979.0)
31
(1,114)
18
(655.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
34
(1,189)
46
(1,653)
29
(1,056)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
83
(2,902)
94
(3,379)
125
(4,554)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(104.9)
10
(359.5)
2
(72.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
3
(107.8)
1
(36.4)
City-Data.com crime index442.0542.1465.9

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.19
North Carolina average:

2.59
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Ancestries: African (10.0%), American (6.7%), Irish (4.9%), English (3.3%), German (1.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 113 feet

Land area: 2.26 square miles.

Population density: 1,157 people per square mile   (low).

La Grange, North Carolina map

27 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.0%
North Carolina:

8.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,432 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,245 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greenville, NC (31.1 miles , pop. 60,476).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (59.5 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (355.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Walnut Creek, NC (2.1 miles ),
Seven Springs, NC (2.5 miles),
Elroy, NC (2.8 miles ),
Jackson Heights, NC (3.3 miles ),
Goldsboro, NC (3.4 miles ),
Snow Hill, NC (3.4 miles ),
Kinston, NC (3.5 miles ),
Brogden, NC (3.7 miles )

Latitude: 35.31 N, Longitude: 77.79 W

Area code: 252

Distribution of median household income in La Grange, NC in 2019
Distribution of house value in La Grange, NC in 2019
La Grange satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $79,400
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $73,300
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $146,700
  • 2000: 13 buildings, average cost: $143,000
  • 2001: 12 buildings, average cost: $137,000
  • 2002: 11 buildings, average cost: $140,900
  • 2003: 10 buildings, average cost: $159,600
  • 2004: 9 buildings, average cost: $166,700
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $191,400
  • 2006: 9 buildings, average cost: $157,300
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $196,700
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $235,100
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $230,500
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $193,600
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $168,800
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $300,000
  • 2016: 6 buildings, average cost: $108,100
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2018: 2 buildings, average cost: $213,200
  • 2019: 2 buildings, average cost: $213,200
Number of permits per 10,000 La Grange, NC residents
Average permit cost in La Grange, NC
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.8%
North Carolina:

6.1%
Historical population in La Grange, NC
Historical housing units in La Grange, NC
Most common industries in La Grange, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (13.3%)
  • Educational services (10.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.7%)
  • Construction (5.7%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (4.9%)
  • Public administration (4.6%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.4%)
  • Public administration (6.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.9%)
  • Food (5.6%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (5.6%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (5.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (24.2%)
  • Educational services (17.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.6%)
  • Apparel (5.1%)
  • Social assistance (4.4%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (4.2%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.1%)
Most common occupations in La Grange, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.2%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (4.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.5%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (6.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.9%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (5.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.4%)

Average climate in La Grange, North Carolina

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La Grange, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 49.5. This is significantly better than average.

City:

49.5
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2000 was 3.09. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.09
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2017 was 16.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.0
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2015 was 11.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.9
U.S.:

8.5

Tornado activity:

La Grange-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 15% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 1.6 miles away from the La Grange town center killed 16 people and injured 153 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 tornado 8.2 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 149 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

La Grange-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above North Carolina state average. It is 61% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 180.1 miles away from La Grange center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 201.8 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 157.7 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:18, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 171.4 miles away from La Grange center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 214.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/25/2011 at 05:07:52, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 4.2 mi) earthquake occurred 182.7 miles away from La Grange center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lenoir County (20) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 15, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Flood: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
La Grange topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in La Grange:

  • LAGRANGE HOME (405 WEST WASHINGTON STREET)
  • RHA/HOWELL'S CHILD CARE CENTER INC/LAGRANGE (5840 GREENWOOD AVE)
  • WASHINGTON STREET EAST GROUP HOME (407 WEST WASHINGTON STREET)

Amtrak station near La Grange:

  • 13 miles: GOLDSBORO (410 N. JOHN ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to La Grange:

  • Wayne Community College (about 11 miles; Goldsboro, NC; Full-time enrollment: 3,174)
  • Lenoir Community College (about 14 miles; Kinston, NC; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Mount Olive College (about 18 miles; Mount Olive, NC; FT enrollment: 3,097)
  • Pitt Community College (about 28 miles; Winterville, NC; FT enrollment: 7,026)
  • East Carolina University (about 32 miles; Greenville, NC; FT enrollment: 23,943)
  • Johnston Community College (about 34 miles; Smithfield, NC; FT enrollment: 3,657)
  • Craven Community College (about 42 miles; New Bern, NC; FT enrollment: 2,712)

Public high school in La Grange:

Public elementary/middle schools in La Grange:

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Notable locations in La Grange: La Grange Wastewater Treatment Plant (A), Neuse Regional Library - La Grange Branch (B), La Grange Town Hall (C), La Grange Police Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Pine Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Johnny Shepherd - Player of and football.

Lenoir County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

62.1%
Whole state:

66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.5%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
6 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
2 people in homes for the mentally ill in 2000

Banks with branches in La Grange (2011 data):

  • The Little Bank, Incorporated: La Grange Branch at 101 South Caswell Street, branch established on 2002/10/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $312.7 mil, Deposits: $251.9 mil, headquarters in Kinston, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: La Grange Branch at 104 East Washington Street, branch established on 1986/06/30. 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
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: La Grange Branch at 119 Railroad Street, branch established on 1955/04/01. 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
  • Southern Bank and Trust Company: La Grange Branch at 208 South Caswell Street, branch established on 1971/09/24. 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.

For population 15 years and over in La Grange:

Marital status in La Grange, NC
  • Never married: 30.8%
  • Now married: 43.7%
  • Separated: 5.6%
  • Widowed: 12.7%
  • Divorced: 7.3%

For population 25 years and over in La Grange:

  • High school or higher: 80.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.4%
  • Unemployed: 5.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.2
North Carolina average:

11.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - La Grange
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for La Grange, NC (based on Lenoir County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant20,198105
Mainline Protestant7,36149
Other3,1758
Black Protestant2,19620
Catholic4641
None26,101-
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: 14
Lenoir County:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

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

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Lenoir County:

1.59 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 34
Here:

6.00 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 32
This county:

5.65 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

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

12.2%
State:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Lenoir County:

32.5%
State:

28.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.1%
North Carolina:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
La Grange:

46.0%
State:

48.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

40.6%
North Carolina:

46.1%

Average BMI:
La Grange:

29.7
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
La Grange:

18.6%
North Carolina:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
La Grange:

12.4%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
La Grange:

6.6
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
La Grange:

34.8%
North Carolina:

33.7%

General health condition:
Here:

50.5%
State:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
La Grange:

80.2%
State:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of La Grange, NC Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Solid Waste Management 4$7,396$22,1880$0
Sewerage 3$11,762$47,0480$0
Water Supply 3$12,737$50,9480$0
Other Government Administration 3$17,364$69,4560$0
Financial Administration 3$10,345$41,3800$0
Electric Power 3$9,659$38,6360$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 3$1,895
Totals for Government 19$69,263$43,7453$1,895

La Grange government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Local Fire Protection: $114,000 ($43.53)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $3,334,000 ($1273.00)
    Water Utilities: $764,000 ($291.71)
    Police Protection: $579,000 ($221.08)
    Sewerage: $507,000 ($193.59)
    Regular Highways: $198,000 ($75.60)
    Local Fire Protection: $182,000 ($69.49)
    Solid Waste Management: $168,000 ($64.15)
    Parks and Recreation: $103,000 ($39.33)
    Central Staff Services: $83,000 ($31.69)
    Financial Administration: $65,000 ($24.82)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $55,000 ($21.00)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $39,000 ($14.89)
    Libraries: $16,000 ($6.11)
    Public Welfare - Other: $3,000 ($1.15)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($0.38)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($0.38)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $211,000 ($80.57)
    Regular Highways: $30,000 ($11.45)

La Grange government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $656,000 ($250.48)
    Solid Waste Management: $340,000 ($129.82)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $61,000 ($23.29)
    Parks and Recreation: $51,000 ($19.47)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $14,000 ($5.35)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $119,000 ($45.44)
    Rents: $51,000 ($19.47)
    Sale of Property: $26,000 ($9.93)
    Donations From Private Sources: $21,000 ($8.02)
    Interest Earnings: $0 ($0.00)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $3,364,000 ($1284.46)
    Water Utilities: $690,000 ($263.46)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $184,000 ($70.26)
    General Local Government Support: $180,000 ($68.73)
    Highways: $93,000 ($35.51)
  • Tax - Property: $735,000 ($280.64)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $269,000 ($102.71)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $13,000 ($4.96)
    Other License: $1,000 ($0.38)

La Grange government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $34,000 ($12.98)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $34,000 ($12.98)

5.26% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($32,716 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.26%
North Carolina average:

7.88%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Pitt County, NC  0.79% ($29,475 average AGI)
from Wayne County, NC  0.63% ($31,200)
from Greene County, NC  0.54% ($27,108)


6.67% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($34,569 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.67%
North Carolina average:

7.23%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Pitt County, NC  1.05% ($32,201 average AGI)
to Wayne County, NC  0.73% ($34,401)
to Greene County, NC  0.46% ($23,284)
Businesses in La Grange, NC
NameCountNameCount
Chevrolet1FedEx1
Curves1Ford1
Dunkin Donuts1Lane Furniture1

Strongest AM radio stations in La Grange:

  • WRNS (960 AM; 5 kW; KINSTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WDJS (1430 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT OLIVE, NC; Owner: MOUNT OLIVE BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WGBR (1150 AM; 5 kW; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: NEW AGE COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WELS (1010 AM; 1 kW; KINSTON, NC; Owner: KINSTON CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WNCT (1070 AM; 10 kW; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: WNCT LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGTM (590 AM; 5 kW; WILSON, NC; Owner: SPIRIT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFMC (730 AM; 1 kW; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: NEW AGE COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WSMO (1120 AM; 20 kW; CAMP LEJEUNE, NC; Owner: CTC MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WGHB (1250 AM; 5 kW; FARMVILLE, NC; Owner: CONNER MEDIA, INC.)
  • WLNR (1230 AM; 1 kW; KINSTON, NC; Owner: CONNER MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WETC (540 AM; 8 kW; WENDELL-ZEBULON, NC; Owner: CAROLINA REGIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in La Grange:

  • WRNS-FM (95.1 FM; KINSTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WZUP (104.7 FM; ROSE HILL, NC; Owner: CONNER MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WERO (93.3 FM; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WNCT-FM (107.9 FM; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: WNCT LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKNS (90.3 FM; KINSTON, NC; Owner: CRAVEN COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WELS-FM (102.9 FM; KINSTON, NC; Owner: KINSTON CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WKIX (102.3 FM; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: NEW AGE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYMY (96.9 FM; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: NEW AGE COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WTRG (100.7 FM; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRDU (106.1 FM; WILSON, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZBR (97.7 FM; KINSTON, NC; Owner: ABG NORTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WRAL (101.5 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAL-FM, INC.)
  • WSFL-FM (106.5 FM; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: WSFL LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFXK (104.3 FM; TARBORO, NC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WIKS (101.9 FM; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: WIKS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAGO (88.7 FM; SNOW HILL, NC; Owner: PATHWAY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY, INC.)
  • WXNR (99.5 FM; GRIFTON, NC; Owner: WXNR LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W276AX (103.1 FM; PRINCETON, ETC., NC; Owner: GRACE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL)
  • WRQM (90.9 FM; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES UNIVERSITY OF NC AT CHAPEL HILL)
  • WGPM (94.3 FM; FARMVILLE, NC; Owner: ABG NORTH CAROLINA, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around La Grange:

  • WITN-TV (Channel 7; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: WITN LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WNCT-TV (Channel 9; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WUNK-TV (Channel 25; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WCTI-TV (Channel 12; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUNM-TV (Channel 19; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • W64AZ (Channel 64; KINSTON-GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: GOCOM TELEVISION, L.P.,)
  • WRAL-TV (Channel 5; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAPITOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WTVD (Channel 11; DURHAM, NC; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WNCN (Channel 17; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHFL-LP (Channel 56; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: FREE LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WRAY-TV (Channel 30; WILSON, NC; Owner: WRAY, INC.)
  • WLFL (Channel 22; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WLFL LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WRDC (Channel 28; DURHAM, NC; Owner: RALEIGH (WRDC-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • W63CW (Channel 63; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WYDO (Channel 14; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF EASTERN CAROLINA LICENSE LLC)
  • WEPX (Channel 38; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: PAXSON GREENVILLE LICENSE, INC.)
La Grange fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019

La Grange fatal accident list:

Jul 14, 2012 05:30 PM, W King St, N Casewell St, Lat: 35.309381, Lon: -77.787489, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 24, 2010 03:24 PM, Rp-1603, Lat: 35.305319, Lon: -77.789383, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 9, 2000 05:34 PM, South Caswell Street, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jan 16, 1995 11:59 AM, Railroad, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 9, 1991 01:25 PM, E Washgton, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 19, 1985 06:10 PM, Caswell St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 13, 1977 06:25 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 22Number of bridges
  • 207ft / 62.8mTotal length
  • 72,630Total average daily traffic
  • 7,323Total average daily truck traffic
  • 77,260Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic
New bridges in La Grange, NC - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 52000-2009
  • 72010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for La Grange, NC

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in La Grange)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • LA GRANGE HBD, Hbd, Railroad Mp Ec 14.2 Near Carey St. (Lat: 35.304972 Lon: -77.783306), Type: Building, Structure height: 2.9 m, Overall height: 6.7 m, Call Sign: WNVT929,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.965 MHz, Grant Date: 12/29/2020, Expiration Date: 03/18/2031, Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree Street, Ne, Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:
  • Lat: 35.310694 Lon: -77.798917, Call Sign: WPWZ476,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.237 MHz, Grant Date: 01/05/2013, Expiration Date: 02/14/2023, Certifier: Mike Taylor, Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • Lat: 35.314361 Lon: -77.793111, Call Sign: WQBC822, Licensee ID: L00084614,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1000 MHz, Grant Date: 09/21/2004, Expiration Date: 09/21/2014, Cancellation Date: 11/22/2014, Certifier: John Boldt, Registrant: Lenoir County Public Schools
  • WELL 18A, 4517 Falling Creek Rd (Lat: 35.334417 Lon: -77.671389), Type: Pole, Structure height: 27.4 m, Call Sign: WREW712,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.525 MHz, 456.525 MHz, Grant Date: 12/18/2019, Expiration Date: 12/18/2029, Certifier: Melvin Albritton, Registrant: Custom Controls Unlimited, 2600 Garner Station Blvd., Raleigh, NC 27603, Phone: (919) 812-1293, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • SNOW HILL, Sr 1128 (Lat: 35.406944 Lon: -77.707500), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 103.6 m, Overall height: 106.7 m, Call Sign: WMQ430,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, Grant Date: 01/04/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 09/02/2016, Certifier: Steven T Campbell, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • WALNUT CREEK, 510 Piney Grove Rd (Lat: 35.299444 Lon: -77.841667), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 103.6 m, Overall height: 108.2 m, Call Sign: WQQB211,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/11/2012, Expiration Date: 10/11/2022, Certifier: Steven T Campbell, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in La Grange)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172I (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 35326, N35326, N-35326, Serial Number: 17256714, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 04/02/1968, Certificate Issue Date: 10/05/2004
    Registrant (Individual): Keith D Harrison, 3513 Wheat Swamp Rd, La Grange, NC 28551
  • Aircraft: ADAMS DAVID PIETENPOL (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4089P, N4089P, N-4089P, Serial Number: 94-1SS, Year manufactured: 1994, Airworthiness Date: 10/21/1994, Certificate Issue Date: 11/29/2011
    Registrant (Individual): Glenn M Houston, 904 Madison Ann Dr, La Grange, NC 28551
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5439E, N5439E, N-5439E, Serial Number: 17271867, Airworthiness Date: 11/22/1978, Certificate Issue Date: 07/12/2019
    Registrant (Co-Owned): William M Wade, 5246 Eason Rd, La Grange, NC 28551, Other Owners: Paulette B Wade
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 05/15/2017
  • Aircraft: DESTINY POWERED PARACHUTES XLT (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 2 Cycle
    N-Number: 2996A, N2996A, N-2996A, Serial Number: 1B0043, Certificate Issue Date: 08/31/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Michael A Tribula, 4720 Shelley Dr, La Grange, NC 28551
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 04/01/1975

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

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 32. The highest number of fire incidents - 99 took place in 2010, and the least - 0 in 2003. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in La Grange, NC When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (49.6%), and Structure Fires (33.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in La Grange, NC
    • 26849.6%Outside Fires
    • 18233.7%Structure Fires
    • 7313.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 173.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for La Grange, NC
Most common first names in La Grange, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James10872.2 years
John7670.1 years
William7171.1 years
Mary6377.6 years
Robert4371.0 years
George3972.0 years
Willie3574.2 years
Annie3177.9 years
Henry2875.3 years
Ruth2473.4 years
Most common last names in La Grange, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Sutton14574.5 years
Rouse7275.1 years
Smith7172.0 years
Hardy5675.4 years
Jones5267.9 years
Dawson4468.1 years
Best4372.7 years
Wooten4172.3 years
Taylor4073.5 years
Hill4074.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in La Grange, NC
  • 56.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 38.0%Electricity
  • 5.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in La Grange, NC
  • 69.5%Electricity
  • 20.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 9.8%Utility gas


La Grange compared to North Carolina state average:

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