Littleton, North Carolina

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Population in 2017: 609 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -12.0%
 
Males: 286  (47.0%)
Females: 323  (53.0%)
Median resident age:

50.3 years
North Carolina median age:

38.8 years

Zip codes: 27850.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $35,180 (it was $23,182 in 2000)
Littleton:

$35,180
NC:

$52,752

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $27,926 (it was $15,901 in 2000)

Littleton town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $83,899 (it was $61,100 in 2000)
Littleton:

$83,899
NC:

$171,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $100,395; detached houses: $107,626; mobile homes: $51,577

Median gross rent in 2017: $646.

March 2019 cost of living index in Littleton: 79.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 20.6%
(7.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.6% for Black residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
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  • Races in Littleton, NC (2010)
    • 32448.1%White alone
    • 31747.0%Black alone
    • 81.2%American Indian alone
    • 81.2%Hispanic
    • 71.0%Two or more races
    • 40.6%Other race alone
    • 30.4%Asian alone
    • 30.4%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 13 registered sex offenders living in Littleton, North Carolina as of January 27, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Littleton is 43 to 1.



Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.98
North Carolina average:

2.34
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Ancestries: American (13.6%), English (8.8%), European (8.6%), Irish (7.2%), German (2.7%), Scotch-Irish (1.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 376 feet

Land area: 0.96 square miles.

Population density: 634 people per square mile   (low).

Littleton, North Carolina map

76 residents are foreign born (12.3% Latin America).

This town:

12.7%
North Carolina:

7.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,369 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $839 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rocky Mount, NC (33.7 miles , pop. 55,893).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (59.1 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (288.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Gasburg, VA (3.0 miles ),
Macon, NC (3.1 miles),
Ebony, VA (3.3 miles),
South Rosemary, NC (3.4 miles ),
Hollister, NC (3.5 miles ),
Warrenton, NC (3.7 miles ),
Roanoke Rapids, NC (3.8 miles ),
Gaston, NC (3.9 miles )

Latitude: 36.43 N, Longitude: 77.91 W

Area code: 252

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

5.8%
North Carolina:

4.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +21 (+3.1%).
Most common industries in Littleton, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (16.4%)
  • Educational services (12.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.9%)
  • Construction (6.5%)
  • Public administration (6.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.6%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (5.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.7%)
  • Educational services (10.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.3%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.3%)
  • Public administration (4.3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (26.7%)
  • Educational services (14.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.8%)
  • Public administration (8.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.5%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (6.7%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (5.0%)
Most common occupations in Littleton, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Registered nurses (4.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.4%)
  • Carpenters (6.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.3%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (10.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (10.8%)
  • Registered nurses (6.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.7%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)

Average climate in Littleton, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Littleton-area historical tornado activity is near North Carolina state average. It is 11% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/28/1988, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.4 miles away from the Littleton town center killed 4 people and injured 154 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 10/14/1986, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 25.2 miles away from the town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Littleton-area historical earthquake activity is near North Carolina state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 79.7 miles away from Littleton center
On 10/21/1998 at 05:56:47, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 8.3 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 70.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 91.8 miles away from the city center
On 3/15/1991 at 06:54:08, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 10.9 mi) earthquake occurred 90.7 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 353.6 miles away from Littleton center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 275.5 miles away from Littleton center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Halifax County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 11, Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Littleton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Littleton:

  • LIFE, INC LAKEVIEW GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 13 miles away; ROANOKE RAPIDS, NC)
  • BMA OF ROANOKE RAPIDS INC (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; ROANOKE RAPIDS, NC)
  • HALIFAX REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER INC Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; ROANOKE RAPIDS, NC)
  • WARREN HILLS A PERSONAL CARE (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; WARRENTON, NC)

Heliports located in Littleton:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Littleton:

  • Southside Virginia Community College (about 29 miles; Alberta, VA; Full-time enrollment: 3,716)
  • Nash Community College (about 32 miles; Rocky Mount, NC; FT enrollment: 2,520)
  • Vance-Granville Community College (about 33 miles; Henderson, NC; FT enrollment: 3,232)
  • Edgecombe Community College (about 43 miles; Tarboro, NC; FT enrollment: 2,058)
  • Virginia State University (about 62 miles; Petersburg, VA; FT enrollment: 5,815)
  • North Carolina State University at Raleigh (about 62 miles; Raleigh, NC; FT enrollment: 29,958)
  • Durham Technical Community College (about 63 miles; Durham, NC; FT enrollment: 3,515)

Public high school in Littleton:

Public elementary/middle school in Littleton:

See full list of schools located in Littleton

Points of interest:

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

Tourist attraction: Four Seasons Electric Boat Company LLC (Recreation Areas; 2111 Eaton Ferry Road).

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

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

STONEHOUSE TIMBER LODGE INC (Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-26-2007), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-26-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-28-2005), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-30-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUN-11-2010), St Intentional no-action (JUN-11-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-03-2006), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-03-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2010)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.1 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

54.7%
Whole state:

66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.3%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Littleton (2011 data):

  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Littleton Branch at 131 East South Main Street, branch established on 1936/09/21; Littleton Lake Gaston Branch at 131 Elams Road, branch established on 2006/06/12. 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
  • First-Citizens Bank & Trust Company: Littleton Main at 111 Mosby Avenue, branch established on 1912/01/01. Info updated 2011/10/11: Bank assets: $20,566.4 mil, Deposits: $17,596.8 mil, headquarters in Raleigh, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 433 total offices, Holding Company: First Citizens Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Littleton:

Marital status in Littleton, NC
  • Never married: 35.5%
  • Now married: 39.6%
  • Separated: 4.6%
  • Widowed: 12.2%
  • Divorced: 8.1%

For population 25 years and over in Littleton:

  • High school or higher: 75.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.4
North Carolina average:

11.9

Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Littleton
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Littleton, NC (based on Halifax County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant16,22180
Mainline Protestant4,97630
Black Protestant3,83617
Catholic4582
Other3514
None28,849-
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: 25
Halifax County:

4.55 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

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

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Halifax County:

1.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 41
Here:

7.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 30
This county:

5.46 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Halifax County:

14.6%
State:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

34.1%
State:

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

14.3%
North Carolina:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Littleton:

49.0%
North Carolina:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.0%
North Carolina:

44.6%

Average BMI:
Littleton:

29.4
North Carolina:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.4%
North Carolina:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Littleton:

14.1%
North Carolina:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Littleton:

6.8
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.4%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

50.1%
North Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.3%
North Carolina:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Littleton, 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
Police Protection - Officers 3$7,348$29,3923$2,126
Sewerage 1$3,193$38,3160$0
Financial Administration 1$2,972$35,6640$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$1,311
Water Supply 0$0 1$509
Totals for Government 5$13,513$32,4315$3,946

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

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $295,000 ($484.40)
    Police Protection: $210,000 ($344.83)
    Water Utilities: $196,000 ($321.84)
    Regular Highways: $99,000 ($162.56)
    Central Staff Services: $98,000 ($160.92)
    General - Other: $24,000 ($39.41)
    General Public Buildings: $16,000 ($26.27)
    Local Fire Protection: $10,000 ($16.42)
    Natural Resources - Other: $6,000 ($9.85)
    Libraries: $6,000 ($9.85)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $207,000 ($339.90)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $206,000 ($338.26)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $204,000 ($334.98)
    Other: $49,000 ($80.46)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $14,000 ($22.99)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $137,000 ($224.96)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $3,000 ($4.93)
    General Revenue - Other: $3,000 ($4.93)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($1.64)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $136,000 ($223.32)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $78,000 ($128.08)
    Other: $58,000 ($95.24)
    Highways: $24,000 ($39.41)
  • Tax - Property: $235,000 ($385.88)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $65,000 ($106.73)
    Other License: $3,000 ($4.93)
    Motor Vehicle License: $2,000 ($3.28)

Littleton government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $354,000 ($581.28)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $341,000 ($559.93)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $111,000 ($182.27)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $98,000 ($160.92)

Littleton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $783,000 ($1285.71)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $118,000 ($193.76)

4.81% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($36,661 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.81%
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 Northampton County, NC  0.80% ($28,373 average AGI)
from Nash County, NC  0.55% ($28,663)
from Wake County, NC  0.25% ($32,467)


5.38% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($33,971 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.38%
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 Nash County, NC  0.81% ($29,404 average AGI)
to Northampton County, NC  0.65% ($32,241)
to Wake County, NC  0.45% ($37,247)
Businesses in Littleton, NC
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1True Value1
Hardee's1U-Haul1
Subway1UPS1

Strongest AM radio stations in Littleton:

  • WARR (1520 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WARRENTON, NC; Owner: QUAD DIVISIONS, INC. DBA DARENSBURG BROADCASTING)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WTAR (850 AM; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WRVA (1140 AM; 50 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCKO (1110 AM; daytime; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WETC (540 AM; 8 kW; WENDELL-ZEBULON, NC; Owner: CAROLINA REGIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRJR (670 AM; 20 kW; CLAREMONT, VA; Owner: CHESAPEAKE-PORTSMOUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDZY (1290 AM; 25 kW; COLONIAL HEIGHTS, VA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WSHV (1370 AM; daytime; 4 kW; SOUTH HILL, VA; Owner: OLD BELT BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCBT (1230 AM; 1 kW; ROANOKE RAPIDS, NC; Owner: MAINQUAD, INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WYAL (1280 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SCOTLAND NECK, NC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Littleton:

  • WYFL (92.5 FM; HENDERSON, NC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WPTM (102.3 FM; ROANOKE RAPIDS, NC; Owner: MAINQUAD COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WRTP-FM (90.1 FM; ROANOKE RAPIDS, NC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTRG (100.7 FM; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYTT (97.9 FM; GASTON, NC; Owner: MAINQUAD, INC.)
  • WZRU (88.5 FM; ROANOKE RAPIDS, NC; Owner: ROANOKE VALLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRDU (106.1 FM; WILSON, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKJS (104.7 FM; CREWE, VA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WJIJ (94.3 FM; NORLINA, NC; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WCPE (89.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: EDUCATIONAL INFORMATION CORPORATION)
  • WQOK (97.5 FM; SOUTH BOSTON, VA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WFXK (104.3 FM; TARBORO, NC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WSMY-FM (103.1 FM; ALBERTA, VA; Owner: MAINQUAD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJYA (89.3 FM; EMPORIA, VA; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WKSK-FM (98.9 FM; SOUTH HILL, VA; Owner: OLD BELT BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Littleton:

  • WUNP-TV (Channel 36; ROANOKE RAPIDS, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WNVN-LP (Channel 20; ROANOKE RAPIDS, NC; Owner: MAINQUAD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRPX (Channel 47; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: PAXSON RALEIGH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WWAY (Channel 3; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WRAY-TV (Channel 30; WILSON, NC; Owner: WRAY, INC.)
  • W34AX (Channel 34; HENDERSON, NC; Owner: TIME WARNER ENTERTAINMENT)

Littleton fatal accident list:

Apr 2, 2017 04:41 PM, Sledge Rd, Lat: 36.302806, Lon: -77.824936, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 2, 2017 12:38 AM, Sr-43, Lat: 36.430189, Lon: -77.912803, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 9, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
May 31, 1998 06:24 PM, Us-158, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Dec 1, 1997 07:10 PM, Mosby Ave, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 3, 1990 07:25 PM, S Main St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 25, 1986 01:45 PM, 158, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
Nov 2, 1982 05:40 PM, Devine St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 20ft / 5.6mTotal length
  • 840Total average daily traffic
  • 48Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,680Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Littleton)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • HP-1033, BRINKLEYVL, Hp-1033, Brinkleyville, 16050 Highway 48 (Lat: 36.291444 Lon: -77.835944), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 339 m, Overall height: 348.4 m, Call Sign: KCT245,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.315 MHz, Grant Date: 08/19/2014, Expiration Date: 10/10/2024, Certifier: Wayne E Eberhard, Registrant: North Carolina State Highway Patrol, 4702 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-4702, Phone: (919) 948-7854, Fax: (919) 662-4444, Email:
  • VAUGHN PS, Vaughn Ps - 0.5mi Se Of Sr1325 & Us158 Junction On Us158 (Lat: 36.430000 Lon: -78.034444), Type: Bant, Structure height: 3.1 m, Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPKY727,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.478 MHz, Grant Date: 09/01/2015, Expiration Date: 09/06/2025, Certifier: Macon Robertson, Registrant: Micro-Comm, Inc., 15895 S. Pflumm Road, Olathe, KS 66062, Phone: (913) 390-4500, Fax: (913) 390-4550, Email:
  • Cr 1144 4 Mi W (Lat: 36.492361 Lon: -77.983056), Type: Pole, Structure height: 30 m, Call Sign: KNJL508,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.463 MHz, Grant Date: 05/25/2004, Expiration Date: 07/11/2014, Cancellation Date: 12/09/2011, Certifier: Brian Linens, Registrant: North Carolina Electric Membership Corporation, 3400 Sumner Blvd, Raleigh, NC 27611, Phone: (919) 875-3145, Email:
  • .5 Mi Nnw Of Int Rt 158 & Sr 1406 (Lat: 36.473472 Lon: -77.855250), Call Sign: WNMX440, Licensee ID: L00002092,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.425 MHz, Grant Date: 11/04/1998, Expiration Date: 11/04/2003, Cancellation Date: 08/27/2001, Registrant: Carolina Power And Light Company, 2610 Wycliff Road, Raleigh, NC 27607, Phone: (919) 235-4084, Email:
  • ROANOKE TWNSHP BPS, Roanoke Twnship Bps - 885 Lizard Crek Road (Lat: 36.524806 Lon: -77.922111), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WPSL718,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.478 MHz, Grant Date: 04/06/2011, Expiration Date: 06/12/2021, Certifier: Loria D Williams, Registrant: Micro-Comm, Inc., 15895 S. Pflumm Road, Olathe, KS 66062, Phone: (913) 390-4500, Fax: (913) 390-4550, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • SUMMIT, 7197 Thelma Road (Lat: 36.459583 Lon: -77.806500), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 99.1 m, Call Sign: WQCC558,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, Grant Date: 01/27/2015, Expiration Date: 01/31/2025, 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:
  • HOLLISTER, Intersection Hwy 4 & 561 (Lat: 36.278639 Lon: -77.903333), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 99 m, Call Sign: WQGD796,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6635.00 MHz, 6585.00 MHz, Grant Date: 12/18/2006, Expiration Date: 12/18/2016, Cancellation Date: 08/26/2013, 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:
  • HP-1033, Brinklyvil, 16107 Highway 48 (Lat: 36.291444 Lon: -77.835944), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 339 m, Overall height: 348.4 m, Call Sign: WQGZ580,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6755.00 MHz, 6825.00 MHz, 6805.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/09/2017, Expiration Date: 06/04/2027, Certifier: Harold Meacombs, Registrant: North Carolina State Highway Patrol, 4231 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-4231, Phone: (919) 948-7854, Fax: (919) 662-4444, Email:
  • LITTLETON, 0.09 Mi West Of State Road 1526 (Lat: 36.403111 Lon: -77.929111), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.4 m, Call Sign: WQTP906,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, Grant Date: 03/20/2014, Expiration Date: 03/20/2024, 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:
  • ELAM WATER T, Ne Side Of Elam Road Across From Ebony Road (Lat: 36.542167 Lon: -77.942167), Type: Tank, Structure height: 42.7 m, Overall height: 50.6 m, Call Sign: WQYG447, Licensee ID: L01741147,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6755.00 MHz, Grant Date: 09/20/2016, Expiration Date: 09/20/2026, Certifier: Doug Young, Registrant: Warren County Emergency Services, 540 W Ridgeway St, Warrenton, NC 27589, Phone: (252) 257-2666, Fax: (252) 257-9458, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Littleton)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Littleton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 42
  • Hazardous Condition: 31
  • Good Intent Call: 2
Fire incident types in Littleton, NC

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Littleton, NC
Most common first names in Littleton, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James8569.7 years
John8175.2 years
William7271.0 years
Mary5377.7 years
Robert5273.3 years
Willie3872.6 years
George2974.3 years
Charlie2772.6 years
Joseph2670.5 years
Henry2474.6 years
Most common last names in Littleton, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Alston9774.3 years
Harris5976.3 years
Williams4971.6 years
Johnson4266.0 years
Brown3770.6 years
Carter3671.9 years
Faulcon2969.1 years
Jenkins2880.9 years
Hawkins2766.7 years
Powell2773.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Littleton, NC
  • 54.9%Electricity
  • 20.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 13.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 8.0%Wood
  • 2.9%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Littleton, NC
  • 54.2%Electricity
  • 24.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 15.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 5.8%Utility gas


Littleton compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.

Littleton on our top lists:

  • #98 on the list of "Top 100 cities with the largest percentage of females"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 17 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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