Lake Wylie, South Carolina

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Population in 2010: 8,841.
Population change since 2000: +188.8%
Males: 4,146  (46.9%)
Females: 4,695  (53.1%)
Median resident age:

39.4 years
South Carolina median age:

39.4 years

Zip codes: 29710.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $80,843 (it was $76,819 in 2000)
Lake Wylie:

$80,843
SC:

$50,570

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $42,212 (it was $43,567 in 2000)

Lake Wylie CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $337,579 (it was $241,900 in 2000)
Lake Wylie:

$337,579
SC:

$161,800

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $385,089; detached houses: $437,041; townhouses or other attached units: $112,615; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $132,079; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $308,752; mobile homes: $102,751

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,147.

March 2019 cost of living index in Lake Wylie: 92.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 4.1%
(3.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.6% for Black residents, 7.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Lake Wylie, SC (2010)
    • 7,60586.0%White alone
    • 6136.9%Black alone
    • 3473.9%Hispanic
    • 1261.4%Asian alone
    • 1041.2%Two or more races
    • 190.2%American Indian alone
    • 190.2%Other race alone
    • 80.09%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of South Carolina and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Lake Wylie, South Carolina as of July 05, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Lake Wylie is 6,038 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


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Lake Wylie, SC City Guides:

Ancestries: German (12.6%), American (12.3%), Irish (11.3%), English (7.3%), African (5.1%), Italian (4.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 590 feet

Land area: 3.48 square miles.

Population density: 2,543 people per square mile   (average).

Lake Wylie, South Carolina map

430 residents are foreign born (1.3% Latin America, 1.2% Europe).

This place:

3.3%
South Carolina:

4.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,549 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,402 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gastonia, NC (12.5 miles , pop. 66,277).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (14.7 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (468.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Tega Cay, SC (2.3 miles ),
India Hook, SC (2.5 miles ),
Riverview, SC (2.9 miles ),
Newport, SC (2.9 miles ),
Cramerton, NC (3.0 miles ),
Fort Mill, SC (3.1 miles ),
Clover, SC (3.1 miles ),
Pineville, NC (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 35.11 N, Longitude: 81.06 W

Area code: 803

Distribution of median household income in Lake Wylie, SC in 2017
Distribution of house value in Lake Wylie, SC in 2017

Property values in Lake Wylie, SC

Lake Wylie satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.2%
South Carolina:

3.3%
Most common industries in Lake Wylie, SC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (7.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.3%)
  • Health care (5.9%)
  • Construction (5.6%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (5.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.5%)
  • Educational services (3.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.7%)
  • Construction (8.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.5%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (4.3%)
  • Air transportation (4.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (11.3%)
  • Health care (9.7%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (7.7%)
  • Educational services (6.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.9%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.1%)
Most common occupations in Lake Wylie, SC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (11.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.8%)
  • Top executives (6.5%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (4.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (14.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (9.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.7%)
  • Top executives (8.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.7%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (3.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (8.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.2%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6.2%)

Average climate in Lake Wylie, South Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Lake Wylie, South Carolina average temperatures Lake Wylie, South Carolina average precipitation Lake Wylie, South Carolina humidity Lake Wylie, South Carolina wind speed Lake Wylie, South Carolina snowfall Lake Wylie, South Carolina sunshine Lake Wylie, South Carolina clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 75.5. This is about average.

City:

75.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.236. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.236
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.30. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.30
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.128. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.128
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 15.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.5
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.07. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.07
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00085. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00085
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Lake Wylie-area historical tornado activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 15% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.5 miles away from the Lake Wylie place center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/27/1994, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.1 miles away from the place center injured 2 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lake Wylie-area historical earthquake activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 118.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 161.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 170.5 miles away from Lake Wylie center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 267.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/13/1998 at 09:56:11, a magnitude 3.9 (3.5 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 48.0 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 152.1 miles away from Lake Wylie center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in York County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lake Wylie topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Lake Wylie:

  • VOCA-OAKHAVEN DRIVE GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 7 miles away; CHARLOTTE, NC)
  • MECKLENBURG HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; CHARLOTTE, NC)
  • FORT MILL DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; FORT MILL, SC)
  • ADVANCED HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; CHARLOTTE, NC)
  • MOUNTAIN RIDGE GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 9 miles away; GASTONIA, NC)
  • HOME HEALTH PROFESSIONALS (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; CHARLOTTE, NC)
  • HOSPICE AND COMMUNITY CARE (Hospital, about 10 miles away; ROCK HILL, SC)

Amtrak stations near Lake Wylie:

  • 13 miles: GASTONIA (350 HANCOCK ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 17 miles: CHARLOTTE (1914 N. TYRON ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plants near Lake Wylie:

  • 10 miles: Catawba 1 and 2 in Clover, SC.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lake Wylie:

  • Winthrop University (about 12 miles; Rock Hill, SC; Full-time enrollment: 5,575)
  • York Technical College (about 13 miles; Rock Hill, SC; FT enrollment: 3,572)
  • Queens University of Charlotte (about 14 miles; Charlotte, NC; FT enrollment: 2,083)
  • Johnson & Wales University-Charlotte (about 15 miles; Charlotte, NC; FT enrollment: 2,518)
  • Central Piedmont Community College (about 15 miles; Charlotte, NC; FT enrollment: 15,371)
  • Gaston College (about 17 miles; Dallas, NC; FT enrollment: 4,385)
  • University of North Carolina at Charlotte (about 23 miles; Charlotte, NC; FT enrollment: 22,807)

Private high school in Lake Wylie:

  • LAKE POINTE ACADEMY (Students: 127, Location: PO BOX 5428, Grades: KG-12)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Lake Wylie: Camp Thunderbird (A), Moores Landing (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Lake Wylie include: River Hills Church (A), Scherer Memorial Presbyterian Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

York County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Lake Wylie that have no violations reported:

  • LAKE WYLIE MHP (4660081) (Population served: 500, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This place:

2.5 people
South Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

73.5%
Whole state:

67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

4.5%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Banks with branches in Lake Wylie (2011 data):

  • Clover Community Bank: Lake Wylie Branch at 5196 Charlotte Highway, branch established on 2002/12/13. Info updated 2008/04/01: Bank assets: $122.8 mil, Deposits: $112.1 mil, headquarters in Clover, SC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Clover Community Bankshares, Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Mill Creek Commons Branch at 5342 Highway 557, branch established on 1981/02/10. 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

For population 15 years and over in Lake Wylie:

Marital status in Lake Wylie, SC
  • Never married: 22.3%
  • Now married: 59.9%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 3.6%
  • Divorced: 11.3%

For population 25 years and over in Lake Wylie:

  • High school or higher: 96.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 50.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.5%
  • Unemployed: 0.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
South Carolina average:

11.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Lake Wylie
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Lake Wylie, SC (based on York County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant67,634215
Mainline Protestant20,90160
Catholic14,0305
Black Protestant5,60534
Other4,12111
Orthodox151
None113,767-
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: 40
York County:

1.92 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
This county:

0.77 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 97
This county:

4.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 117
York County:

5.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
York County:

8.8%
South Carolina:

10.6%
Adult obesity rate:
York County:

28.0%
South Carolina:

29.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.0%
South Carolina:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Lake Wylie:

54.3%
South Carolina:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

51.1%
State:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.6
State:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.8%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Lake Wylie:

9.4%
South Carolina:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

7.0
South Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
Lake Wylie:

36.8%
State:

34.4%

General health condition:
Lake Wylie:

59.1%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.3%
South Carolina:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lake Wylie, SC Residents

8.55% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($68,459 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.55%
South Carolina average:

7.95%

0.28% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,800 average AGI)
York County:

0.28%
South Carolina average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Mecklenburg County, NC  2.19% ($75,542 average AGI)
from Lancaster County, SC  0.42% ($61,668)
from Gaston County, NC  0.35% ($58,927)


5.99% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($66,095 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.99%
South Carolina average:

6.98%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($340 average AGI)
York County:

0.03%
South Carolina average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Mecklenburg County, NC  1.21% ($90,789 average AGI)
to Lancaster County, SC  0.40% ($56,646)
to Chester County, SC  0.30% ($34,311)
Businesses in Lake Wylie, SC
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
FedEx3Subway1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Just Tires1Walgreens1
McDonald's1Walmart1
Papa John's Pizza1YMCA1
Penske1

Strongest AM radio stations in Lake Wylie:

  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WLTC (1370 AM; 20 kW; GASTONIA, NC)
  • WCGC (1270 AM; 10 kW; BELMONT, NC; Owner: WHVN, INC.)
  • WAGL (1560 AM; daytime; 50 kW; LANCASTER, SC; Owner: PALMETTO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WFNZ (610 AM; 5 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WGFY (1480 AM; 10 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WYFQ (930 AM; 5 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WHKY (1290 AM; 50 kW; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)
  • WBZK (980 AM; 3 kW; YORK, SC; Owner: CAROLINA METRO RADIO, LLC)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WNOW (1030 AM; daytime; 9 kW; MINT HILL, NC; Owner: CHARLOTTE METRO RADIO, INC.)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lake Wylie:

  • WWMG (96.1 FM; SHELBY, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKKT (96.9 FM; STATESVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLNK (107.9 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WRFX-FM (99.7 FM; KANNAPOLIS, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBAV-FM (101.9 FM; GASTONIA, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WPEG (97.9 FM; CONCORD, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WNKS (95.1 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WLYT (102.9 FM; HICKORY, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSOC-FM (103.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSGE (91.7 FM; DALLAS, NC; Owner: GASTON COLLEGE)
  • WSSS (104.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WXRC (95.7 FM; HICKORY, NC; Owner: PACIFIC BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WFAE (90.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY RADIO FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WNSC-FM (88.9 FM; ROCK HILL, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WA2XKB (98.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: COLUMBINE INVESTMENTS, INC.)
  • WDAV (89.9 FM; DAVIDSON, NC; Owner: THE TRUSTEES OF DAVIDSON COLLEGE)
  • WTHZ (94.1 FM; LEXINGTON, NC; Owner: DAVIDSON COUNTY BROADCASTING CO, INC)
  • WAGI-FM (105.3 FM; GAFFNEY, SC; Owner: GAFFNEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W219CH (91.7 FM; LOWRYS, SC; Owner: RICHBURG EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WBT-FM (99.3 FM; CHESTER, SC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF NORTH CAROLINA)

TV broadcast stations around Lake Wylie:

  • WBTV (Channel 3; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS/WBTV, INC.)
  • WCNC-TV (Channel 36; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WCNC-TV, INC.)
  • WJZY (Channel 46; BELMONT, NC; Owner: WJZY-TV, INC.)
  • WWWB (Channel 55; ROCK HILL, SC; Owner: WWWB-TV, INC.)
  • WAFF (Channel 48; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WSOC-TV (Channel 9; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WSOC-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WGTB-LP (Channel 28; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: VICTORY CHRISTIAN CENTER, INC.)
  • WCCB (Channel 18; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: NORTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WTVI (Channel 42; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: CHARLOTTE-MECKLENBURG PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WUNG-TV (Channel 58; CONCORD, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WNSC-TV (Channel 30; ROCK HILL, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • W25BR (Channel 25; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • W34BN (Channel 34; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WAXN (Channel 64; KANNAPOLIS, NC; Owner: WSOC-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W38CN (Channel 38; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W52CW (Channel 52; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Lake Wylie fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Lake Wylie fatal accident list:

Aug 28, 2017 12:40 AM, Cr-Hamilton Ferry Rd, Lat: 35.101711, Lon: -81.061639, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 23, 2015 02:28 PM, Sr-49, Cr-Robinwood Rd, Lat: 35.115133, Lon: -81.064161, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 7, 2011 09:00 PM, Sr-49, Forest Oaks Dr, Lat: 35.115697, Lon: -81.069789, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jul 21, 2011 10:25 PM, Sr-49, Lat: 35.114467, Lon: -81.051378, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 427ft / 130mTotal length
  • $6,361,000Total costs
  • 131,312Total average daily traffic
  • 6,377Total average daily truck traffic
  • 195,551Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Lake Wylie, SC - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 31970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 51990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 22010-2018
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FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 4040 Charlotte Hwy (Lat: 35.055556 Lon: -81.125000), Call Sign: WQBX237,
    Assigned Frequencies: 30.8400 MHz, 154.540 MHz, 33.4000 MHz, 33.1600 MHz, 31.2400 MHz, 468.487 MHz, 468.762 MHz, 469.462 MHz, 469.637 MHz, 469.662 MHz... (+21 more), Grant Date: 12/30/2004, Expiration Date: 12/30/2014, Cancellation Date: 03/07/2015, Certifier: Beth Cotner, Registrant: Dolfen Consulting Group, 95 Willow Lane, Bristol, IL 60512-9711, Phone: (630) 553-5886, Fax: (630) 566-1755, Email:
  • Lat: 35.105694 Lon: -81.054306, Call Sign: WQPW797,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.262 MHz, 467.262 MHz, Grant Date: 09/04/2012, Expiration Date: 09/04/2022, Certifier: Jason Bradley, Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

294 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lake Wylie)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Lake Wylie)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
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 Value
LOANS ORIGINATED16$188,26627$273,434103$252,2144$152,95311$262,9212$47,435
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$115,7302$188,5258$282,6250$01$386,9400$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$162,9436$221,28332$259,6981$178,5304$161,4052$84,545
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$199,7255$357,50826$279,7871$99,7001$176,3401$71,810
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$143,6202$215,2105$323,1200$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0617.04

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$269,9763$294,483
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$257,3701$358,830
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$141,8600$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$147,790
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0617.04

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Lake Wylie, SC
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Lake Wylie, SC - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Lake Wylie, SC
  • 55.9%Utility gas
  • 40.9%Electricity
  • 3.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Lake Wylie, SC
  • 68.9%Electricity
  • 31.1%Utility gas


Lake Wylie compared to South Carolina state average:

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

Lake Wylie on our top lists:

  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people born in other U.S. states (population 5,000+)"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: computer and mathematical occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #88 (29710) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Scotch-Irish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
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