Lawndale, North Carolina

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Population in 2017: 589 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -8.3%
 
Males: 314  (53.4%)
Females: 275  (46.6%)
Median resident age:

43.0 years
North Carolina median age:

38.8 years

Zip codes: 28090.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $27,902 (it was $30,250 in 2000)
Lawndale:

$27,902
NC:

$52,752

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $19,132 (it was $13,002 in 2000)

Lawndale town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $68,009 (it was $47,800 in 2000)
Lawndale:

$68,009
NC:

$171,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $101,941; detached houses: $107,459; mobile homes: $76,755

Median gross rent in 2017: $676.

March 2019 cost of living index in Lawndale: 79.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 21.5%
(21.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.6% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 28.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Lawndale, NC (2010)
    • 47378.1%White alone
    • 9315.3%Black alone
    • 294.8%Hispanic
    • 101.7%Two or more races
    • 10.2%Asian alone

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



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 27 registered sex offenders living in Lawndale, North Carolina as of January 25, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Lawndale is 29 to 1.



Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.70
North Carolina average:

2.43
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Ancestries: American (56.9%), German (9.1%), English (4.2%), Irish (3.6%), Italian (3.1%), Norwegian (1.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 817 feet

Land area: 0.81 square miles.

Population density: 726 people per square mile   (low).

Lawndale, North Carolina map

5 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.8%
North Carolina:

5.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $867 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $500 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gastonia, NC (24.2 miles , pop. 66,277).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (43.8 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (472.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Fallston, NC (1.9 miles ),
Polkville, NC (2.1 miles ),
Kingstown, NC (2.2 miles ),
Belwood, NC (2.3 miles ),
Casar, NC (2.7 miles ),
Waco, NC (2.9 miles ),
Dellview, NC (3.0 miles),
Lattimore, NC (3.0 miles )

Latitude: 35.42 N, Longitude: 81.56 W

Area code: 704

Distribution of median household income in Lawndale, NC in 2017
Distribution of house value in Lawndale, NC in 2017
Lawndale satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.1%
North Carolina:

4.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +50 (+8.4%).
Most common industries in Lawndale, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.0%)
  • Construction (6.8%)
  • Public administration (6.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.4%)
  • Educational services (5.6%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (5.2%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.2%)
  • Truck transportation (5.8%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (5.0%)
  • Public administration (5.0%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (5.0%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (4.2%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (20.8%)
  • Educational services (10.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.0%)
  • Public administration (8.5%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (5.4%)
  • Apparel (4.6%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (3.1%)
Most common occupations in Lawndale, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.8%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (5.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.6%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.7%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8.5%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (8.5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (7.7%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (6.2%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.6%)

Average climate in Lawndale, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 65.3. This is about average.

City:

65.3
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2000 was 3.86. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.86
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.23. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.23
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Lawndale-area historical tornado activity is near North Carolina state average. It is 7% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.9 miles away from the Lawndale town center killed 4 people and injured 52 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/5/1989, a category F4 tornado 18.5 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 35 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lawndale-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 82% 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 119.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 233.7 miles away from Lawndale center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 137.5 miles away from Lawndale center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 191.9 miles away from Lawndale center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 239.2 miles away from Lawndale center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 122.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cleveland County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Droughts: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lawndale topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Lawndale:

  • CLEVELAND PINES NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; SHELBY, NC)
  • PEAK RESOURCES - SHELBY (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SHELBY, NC)
  • HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE CLEVELAND COUNTY (Hospital, about 8 miles away; SHELBY, NC)
  • DCI SHELBY INC (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; SHELBY, NC)
  • CLEVELAND REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; SHELBY, NC)
  • WHITE OAK MANOR - SHELBY (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SHELBY, NC)
  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; SHELBY, NC)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lawndale:

  • Cleveland Community College (about 11 miles; Shelby, NC; Full-time enrollment: 2,541)
  • Gardner-Webb University (about 14 miles; Boiling Springs, NC; FT enrollment: 4,241)
  • Isothermal Community College (about 21 miles; Spindale, NC; FT enrollment: 2,165)
  • Gaston College (about 23 miles; Dallas, NC; FT enrollment: 4,385)
  • Western Piedmont Community College (about 23 miles; Morganton, NC; FT enrollment: 2,205)
  • Catawba Valley Community College (about 26 miles; Hickory, NC; FT enrollment: 3,785)
  • Limestone College (about 26 miles; Gaffney, SC; FT enrollment: 2,758)

Public high school in Lawndale:

  • BURNS HIGH (Location: 307 E STAGECOACH TRAIL, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Lawndale:

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Church in Lawndale: Saint Pauls Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Maple Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cleveland 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 Lawndale and their reported violations in the past:

CLEVELAND COUNTY WATER (Population served: 57,447, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between MAR-2013 and MAY-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-25-2013), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-25-2013), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-25-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-06-2014), St Public Notif received (MAY-14-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between MAR-2013 and MAY-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-25-2013), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-25-2013), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-25-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-06-2014), St Public Notif received (MAY-14-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between DEC-2012 and FEB-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-02-2013), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-02-2013), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-02-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-06-2014), St Public Notif received (MAY-14-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between DEC-2012 and FEB-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-02-2013), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-02-2013), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-02-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-06-2014), St Public Notif received (MAY-14-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
  • 11 other older monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

64.1%
Whole state:

66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.1%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.8% of all households

Banks with branches in Lawndale (2011 data):

  • The First National Bank of Shelby: Upper Cleveland Branch at 103 Piedmont Drive, branch established on 1989/05/22. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $898.1 mil, Deposits: $666.4 mil, headquarters in Shelby, NC, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Lawndale Fallston Branch at 4541 Fallston Road, branch established on 1922/01/01. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Lawndale:

Marital status in Lawndale, NC
  • Never married: 26.2%
  • Now married: 46.3%
  • Separated: 5.4%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 15.5%

For population 25 years and over in Lawndale:

  • High school or higher: 72.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.1%
  • Unemployed: 8.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
North Carolina average:

11.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Lawndale, NC (based on Cleveland County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant43,997162
Mainline Protestant9,41148
Black Protestant5,29122
Catholic9912
Other9603
None37,627-
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: 18
Cleveland County:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

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

1.32 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 60
Here:

6.11 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 65
Here:

6.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

11.9%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.7%
North Carolina:

28.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Cleveland County:

8.3%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.6%
North Carolina:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.8%
State:

44.6%

Average BMI:
Lawndale:

29.3
North Carolina:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Lawndale:

20.6%
North Carolina:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

14.8%
North Carolina:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Lawndale:

6.9
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
Lawndale:

35.9%
North Carolina:

33.6%

General health condition:
Lawndale:

52.3%
North Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.6%
State:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lawndale, 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
Water Supply 1$2,835$34,0200$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,315
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 1$2,835$34,0201$1,315

Lawndale government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $73,000 ($123.94)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $84,000 ($142.61)
    Water Utilities: $64,000 ($108.66)
    Central Staff Services: $62,000 ($105.26)
    Regular Highways: $49,000 ($83.19)
    General Public Buildings: $45,000 ($76.40)
    Local Fire Protection: $38,000 ($64.52)
    Solid Waste Management: $35,000 ($59.42)
    Parks and Recreation: $13,000 ($22.07)
    Financial Administration: $10,000 ($16.98)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($3.40)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $10,000 ($16.98)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $49,000 ($83.19)

Lawndale government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $54,000 ($91.68)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $73,000 ($123.94)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $7,000 ($11.88)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $39,000 ($66.21)
    Rents: $7,000 ($11.88)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($5.09)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $37,000 ($62.82)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $81,000 ($137.52)
    Other: $33,000 ($56.03)
    Highways: $19,000 ($32.26)
  • Tax - Property: $53,000 ($89.98)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $15,000 ($25.47)

5.33% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($36,217 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.33%
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 Gaston County, NC  1.36% ($30,428 average AGI)
from Rutherford County, NC  0.43% ($30,238)
from Mecklenburg County, NC  0.38% ($39,836)


5.00% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($40,202 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.00%
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 Gaston County, NC  1.40% ($36,426 average AGI)
to Rutherford County, NC  0.42% ($37,154)
to Mecklenburg County, NC  0.38% ($40,883)

Businesses in Lawndale, NC

  • Vans: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Lawndale:

  • WHKY (1290 AM; 50 kW; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)
  • WWOL (780 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FOREST CITY, NC; Owner: HOLLY SPRINGS BAPTIST BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WLTC (1370 AM; 20 kW; GASTONIA, NC)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOHS (730 AM; 1 kW; SHELBY, NC; Owner: KTC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WADA (1390 AM; 1 kW; SHELBY, NC; Owner: EDWIN KEITH JOHNSON)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)
  • WCSZ (1070 AM; 50 kW; SANS SOUCI, SC; Owner: WHYZ RADIO, L.P.)
  • WAGL (1560 AM; daytime; 50 kW; LANCASTER, SC; Owner: PALMETTO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WCGC (1270 AM; 10 kW; BELMONT, NC; Owner: WHVN, INC.)
  • WCSL (1590 AM; 1 kW; CHERRYVILLE, NC; Owner: KTC BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lawndale:

  • WAGI-FM (105.3 FM; GAFFNEY, SC; Owner: GAFFNEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WLNK (107.9 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WMIT (106.9 FM; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNCW (88.7 FM; SPINDALE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WFHE (90.3 FM; HICKORY, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY RADIO FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WTPT (93.3 FM; FOREST CITY, NC; Owner: UPSTATE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WSGE (91.7 FM; DALLAS, NC; Owner: GASTON COLLEGE)
  • WWMG (96.1 FM; SHELBY, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSPA-FM (98.9 FM; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WXRC (95.7 FM; HICKORY, NC; Owner: PACIFIC BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WFBC-FM (93.7 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKKT (96.9 FM; STATESVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKSF (99.9 FM; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSSL-FM (100.5 FM; GRAY COURT, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WECR-FM (102.3 FM; BEECH MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: RONDINARO BROADCASTING, INC)
  • W232AV (94.3 FM; LENOIR, NC; Owner: DAVID TORRES)

TV broadcast stations around Lawndale:

  • 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.)
  • WASV-TV (Channel 62; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SOUTH CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WAFF (Channel 48; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • W38CN (Channel 38; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WGTB-LP (Channel 28; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: VICTORY CHRISTIAN CENTER, INC.)
  • WSQY-LP (Channel 66; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: ASHEVILLE MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • WHKY-TV (Channel 14; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)
  • WRET-TV (Channel 49; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)

Lawndale fatal accident list:

Aug 14, 2016 03:36 AM, Sr-1813, Sr-1809, Lat: 35.408178, Lon: -81.572378, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Mar 1, 1993 03:30 AM, Nc182, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 154ft / 46.8mTotal length
  • 19,180Total average daily traffic
  • 1,271Total average daily truck traffic
  • 38,360Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic
New bridges in Lawndale, NC - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 71950-1959
  • 51960-1969
  • 31990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Lawndale, NC

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 250 N Of Whaley St & Rd 1921 (Lat: 35.373750 Lon: -81.503417), Call Sign: WNQB960, Licensee ID: L00043276,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.456 MHz, Grant Date: 05/23/2014, Expiration Date: 08/10/2024, Registrant: Cleveland County Sanitary District, 439 Casar Lawndale Road, Lawndale, NC 28090, Phone: (704) 538-9033, Fax: (704) 538-9011, Email:
  • 4700 Nw Of Rd 1625 & Rd 1624 (Lat: 35.527083 Lon: -81.570083), Call Sign: WNQB961, Licensee ID: L00043276,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.456 MHz, Grant Date: 05/23/2014, Expiration Date: 08/10/2024, Registrant: Cleveland County Sanitary District, 439 Casar Lawndale Road, Lawndale, NC 28090, Phone: (704) 538-9033, Fax: (704) 538-9011, Email:
  • 500 Ft E Of Int Lane St At Clover Hill Rd (Lat: 35.404306 Lon: -81.565083), Call Sign: WXA232, Licensee ID: L00061059,
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.740 MHz, Grant Date: 12/04/1997, Expiration Date: 01/06/2003, Cancellation Date: 04/13/2003, Registrant: Cleveland Mills Company, 101 W Main St, Lawndale, NC 28090
  • 3700 N Of Rd 1625 & Rd 1624 (Lat: 35.525417 Lon: -81.568972), Structure height: 8 m, Call Sign: WNXQ407,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.456 MHz, Grant Date: 09/11/1996, Expiration Date: 10/22/2001, Cancellation Date: 03/24/2002, Registrant: Cleveland County Sanitary District, Lawndale, NC 28090, Phone: (704) 538-9335
  • Lawndale R/Sg, Ssr 1004 Approximately 1.25 Miles N Of Sr 182. (Lat: 35.433611 Lon: -81.566389), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 4.7 m, Call Sign: WQGT907,
    Assigned Frequencies: 169.500 MHz, Grant Date: 02/01/2017, Expiration Date: 04/16/2027, Certifier: Butch Smith Mr., Registrant: Cleveland County Water, 439 Casar Lawndale Rd., Lawndale, NC 28090, Phone: (704) 538-9033, Fax: (704) 538-9011, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • POLKVILLE NC, 1316 West Stage Coach Trail (Adjacent) (Lat: 35.419500 Lon: -81.596361), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 96.9 m, Call Sign: WQIS823,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, Grant Date: 05/06/2008, Expiration Date: 05/06/2018, Cancellation Date: 11/06/2009, Certifier: William Chastain, Registrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • LAWNDALE, Polkville Rd (280979) (Lat: 35.478250 Lon: -81.671750), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 78.6 m, Call Sign: WQXX906, Licensee ID: L00000502,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10895.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/11/2016, Expiration Date: 07/11/2026, Certifier: Paul Feldmann, Registrant: Carolina West Wireless, Inc., Wilkesboro, NC 28697, Phone: (336) 973-5000, Fax: (336) 973-8878

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

45 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lawndale)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: DERREBERRY ROGER G X AIR F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1002C , Serial Number: 1001, Year manufactured: 2005, Airworthiness Date: 09/09/2006, Certificate Issue Date: 03/17/2016
    Registrant (Individual): Danny D Mccurry, 2548 Curt Ledford Rd, Lawndale, NC 28090
  • Aircraft: DEMILLE ROBERT C JR XP 503 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 294RD , Serial Number: DR-0294, Certificate Issue Date: 02/29/1988
    Registrant (Individual): Michael R Mcswain, 4128 Harris Creek Rd, Lawndale, NC 28090

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 100
  • Hazardous Condition: 40
  • Good Intent Call: 3
Fire incident types in Lawndale, NC

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Lawndale, NC
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Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Lawndale, NC
  • 67.5%Electricity
  • 14.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 11.7%Utility gas
  • 3.7%Wood
  • 1.8%No fuel used
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Lawndale, NC
  • 70.1%Electricity
  • 17.7%Utility gas
  • 12.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Lawndale compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 4 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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