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Population in 2012: 2,943 (79% urban, 21% rural). Population change since 2000: +21.8%
Males: 1,458  (49.5%)
Females: 1,485  (50.5%)

Median resident age:  40.5 years
North Carolina median age:  45.5 years

Zip codes: 28097, 28163.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $55,504 (it was $44,556 in 2000)
Locust:

$55,504
NC:

$45,150
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $25,606

Locust city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $155,572 (it was $95,600 in 2000)
Locust:

$155,572
NC:

$150,100
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $157,669; Detached houses: $168,439; Townhouses or other attached units: $164,805; Mobile homes: $68,333

Median gross rent in 2012: $741.

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  • White alone - 2,877 (93.9%)
  • Hispanic - 105 (3.4%)
  • Black alone - 36 (1.2%)
  • Two or more races - 24 (0.8%)
  • Asian alone - 12 (0.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 10 (0.3%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Locust: 84.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: German (19.2%), Irish (15.7%), English (15.6%), United States (12.6%), Scotch-Irish (5.5%), Scottish (3.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 742 feet

Land area: 5.14 square miles.

Population density: 573 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Locust:

  • High school or higher: 91.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Locust city:

  • Never married: 17.6%
  • Now married: 59.6%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 11.0%

40 residents are foreign born

This city:  1.3%
North Carolina:  7.7%



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Locust, North Carolina as of October 24, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Locust to the number of sex offenders is 245 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,606 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,240 (1.0%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Concord, NC (13.6 miles , pop. 55,977).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (23.1 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (436.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Stanfield, NC (1.5 miles ), Red Cross, NC (2.0 miles ), Midland, NC (2.2 miles ), Oakboro, NC (2.4 miles ), Mount Pleasant, NC (3.1 miles ), Millingport, NC (3.2 miles ), Aquadale, NC (3.4 miles ), Harrisburg, NC (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 35.27 N, Longitude: 80.43 W

Area code: 704

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Crime rates in Locust by Year
Type 2003 2004 2007
Murders 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Rapes 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Robberies 001
per 100,000 0.00.039.0
Assaults 321
per 100,000 123.081.439.0
Burglaries 141224
per 100,000 573.8488.4936.8
Thefts 213137
per 100,000 860.71261.71444.2
Auto thefts 340
per 100,000 123.0162.80.0
Arson 001
per 100,000 0.00.039.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 314.1) 113.5118.6148.7

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 13 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.04
North Carolina average:

2.37
Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.8%
North Carolina:

9.1%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +7 (+0.3%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Construction (20%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Information (12%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Finance and insurance (16%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Locust-area historical tornado activity is above North Carolina state average. It is 62% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.5 miles away from the Locust city center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 10/18/1990, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.1 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Locust-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 92% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 45.5 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/2006 at 05:44:25, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 47.7 miles away from Locust center
On 6/5/1998 at 02:31:01, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 26.6 miles away from the city center
On 9/22/2006 at 11:22:00, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 68.9 miles away from the city center
On 12/7/2007 at 11:07:03, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.0 miles away from Locust center
On 8/4/2007 at 10:04:46, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 5.8 mi) earthquake occurred 95.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Stanly County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/medical centers near Locust:

  • THE OAKS AT TOWN CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; HARRISBURG, NC)
  • HOSPICE OF CABARRUS COUNTY (Hospital, about 14 miles away; CONCORD, NC)
  • BAYADA NURSES INC (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; CONCORD, NC)

Political contributions by individuals in Locust, NC

Airports located in Locust:

Amtrak station near Locust:

  • 20 miles: KANNAPOLIS (306 N. MAIN ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Local government website: home.earthlink.net/~cityoflocust

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Locust:

  • University of North Carolina at Charlotte (about 18 miles; Charlotte, NC; Full-time enrollment: 18,379)
  • Central Piedmont Community College (about 24 miles; Charlotte, NC; FT enrollment: 7,630)
  • Johnson & Wales University-Charlotte (about 25 miles; Charlotte, NC; FT enrollment: 2,428)
  • Rowan-Cabarrus Community College (about 27 miles; Salisbury, NC; FT enrollment: 2,691)
  • NASCAR Technical Institute (about 34 miles; Mooresville, NC; FT enrollment: 2,200)
  • York Technical College (about 40 miles; Rock Hill, SC; FT enrollment: 2,970)
  • Winthrop University (about 40 miles; Rock Hill, SC; FT enrollment: 4,937)

Public elementary/middle schools in Locust:

Private elementary/middle school in Locust:

  • CAROLINA CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 212; Location: 406 RENEE FORD RD; Grades: PK - 8)
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Churches in Locust include: Carolina Church (A), Meadow Creek Church (B), Brown Hill Church (C), Community Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 34.1. This is about average.
City:

34.1
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 16.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 19.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

16.1
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.3
U.S.:

9.6
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.295. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.295
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.850. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.850
U.S.:

2.433
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 10.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.0
U.S.:

9.4
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 26.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

26.4
U.S.:

28.3


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 5.1%
(4.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 63.9% for Black residents, 14.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 13.9% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  76.5%
Whole state:  66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.7%
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: 0.1% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Locust, NC

Locust compared to North Carolina state average:

Locust, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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


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Banks with branches in Locust (2011 data):

  • Woodforest National Bank: Locust North Carolina Branch at 1876 W Main Street, branch established on 2009/07/15. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions) (Amended And
  • Home Savings Bank of Albemarle, SSB: Locust Branch at 102 South Street, branch established on 1911/01/01. Info updated 2008/10/31: Bank assets: $291.9 mil, Deposits: $242.4 mil, headquarters in Albemarle, NC, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: South Street Financial Corp.
  • First Bank: Locust Branch at 114 West Main Street, branch established on 1960/09/10. Info updated 2011/01/25: Bank assets: $3,289.4 mil, Deposits: $2,759.1 mil, headquarters in Troy, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 98 total offices, Holding Company: First Bancorp
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: West Stanly Branch at 215 West Main Street Hwy 24/27, branch established on 1987/06/30. 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
  • Bank of Stanly: West Stanly Branch at 416 West Main Street, Po Box 715, branch established on 2007/01/02. Info updated 2009/01/28: Bank assets: $342.6 mil, Deposits: $285.0 mil, headquarters in Albemarle, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Uwharrie Capital Corp

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School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Locust travel time to work - commute


Locust mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (76%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (10%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Locust city (based on Stanly County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 62.65%
Here62.7%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Evangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaCatholic Church
Adherents58.1%20.7%3.5%3.5%2.1%
Congregations46.3%22.8%5.1%2.9%0.7%
NameAssemblies of GodChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)United Church of ChristOriginal Free Will BaptistsOther
Adherents2.1%1.8%1.2%1.2%5.8%
Congregations0.7%4.4%1.5%1.5%14.0%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 12
Stanly County:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Stanly County:

0.34 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Stanly County:

4.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 41
Here:

6.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.9%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Stanly County:

27.1%
North Carolina:

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

11.6%
State:

15.6%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$3,825$45,9000$0
Other Government Administration 2$8,500$51,0000$0
Police Protection - Officers 7$30,600$52,4570$0
Police - Other 1$2,550$30,6000$0
Streets and Highways 3$5,100$20,4000$0
Totals for Government 14$50,575$43,3500$0

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

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $254,000 ($86.31)
    Central Staff Services: $129,000 ($43.83)
    Regular Highways: $128,000 ($43.49)
    Sewerage: $125,000 ($42.47)
    Solid Waste Management: $83,000 ($28.20)
    Water Utilities: $53,000 ($18.01)
    General - Other: $52,000 ($17.67)
    Libraries: $16,000 ($5.44)
    Parks & Recreation: $13,000 ($4.42)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,000 ($4.08)
    General Public Buildings: $11,000 ($3.74)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $288,000 ($97.86)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $7,000 ($2.38)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $448,000 ($152.23)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $115,000 ($39.08)
    All Other: $2,000 ($0.68)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $305,000 ($103.64)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $33,000 ($11.21)
    Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($2.72)
    Rents: $5,000 ($1.70)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $49,000 ($16.65)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $89,000 ($30.24)
    All Other: $55,000 ($18.69)
    General Support: $55,000 ($18.69)
  • Tax - Property: $505,000 ($171.59)
    NEC: $24,000 ($8.15)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $4,802,000 ($1631.67)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $4,802,000 ($1631.67)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $481,000 ($163.44)

5.06% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,331 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.06%
North Carolina average:

8.53%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Mecklenburg County, NC  0.81% ($43,244 average AGI)
from Cabarrus County, NC  0.79% ($33,423)
from Montgomery County, NC  0.34% ($32,529)


5.10% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,391 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.10%
North Carolina average:

7.27%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Cabarrus County, NC  0.90% ($32,438 average AGI)
to Mecklenburg County, NC  0.66% ($29,905)
to Rowan County, NC  0.31% ($29,453)

Strongest AM radio stations in Locust:

  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WNOW (1030 AM; daytime; 9 kW; MINT HILL, NC; Owner: CHARLOTTE METRO RADIO, INC.)
  • WAGL (1560 AM; daytime; 50 kW; LANCASTER, SC; Owner: PALMETTO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHKY (1290 AM; 50 kW; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)
  • WFNZ (610 AM; 5 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WGFY (1480 AM; 10 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WLTC (1370 AM; 20 kW; GASTONIA, NC)
  • WYFQ (930 AM; 5 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WCGC (1270 AM; 10 kW; BELMONT, NC; Owner: WHVN, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Locust:

  • WFAE (90.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY RADIO FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WSSS (104.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSOC-FM (103.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WABZ-FM (100.9 FM; ALBEMARLE, NC; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA RADIO CORP.)
  • WWMG (96.1 FM; SHELBY, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKKT (96.9 FM; STATESVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRFX-FM (99.7 FM; KANNAPOLIS, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTHZ (94.1 FM; LEXINGTON, NC; Owner: DAVIDSON COUNTY BROADCASTING CO, INC)
  • WLNK (107.9 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WYFQ-FM (93.5 FM; WADESBORO, NC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WPEG (97.9 FM; CONCORD, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WLYT (102.9 FM; HICKORY, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNKS (95.1 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WFMX (105.7 FM; STATESVILLE, NC; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WDAV (89.9 FM; DAVIDSON, NC; Owner: THE TRUSTEES OF DAVIDSON COLLEGE)
  • WRCM (91.9 FM; WINGATE, NC; Owner: COLUMBIA BIBLE COLLEGE BROADCASTING CO)
  • WEND (106.5 FM; SALISBURY, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBAV-FM (101.9 FM; GASTONIA, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WXRC (95.7 FM; HICKORY, NC; Owner: PACIFIC BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WMAG (99.5 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Locust:

  • WUNG-TV (Channel 58; CONCORD, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WGTB-LP (Channel 28; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: VICTORY CHRISTIAN CENTER, INC.)
  • WAFF (Channel 48; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WTVI (Channel 42; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: CHARLOTTE-MECKLENBURG PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WSOC-TV (Channel 9; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WSOC-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WAXN (Channel 64; KANNAPOLIS, NC; Owner: WSOC-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCCB (Channel 18; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: NORTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • W25BR (Channel 25; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • W52CW (Channel 52; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WBTV (Channel 3; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS/WBTV, INC.)
  • WJZY (Channel 46; BELMONT, NC; Owner: WJZY-TV, INC.)
  • WWWB (Channel 55; ROCK HILL, SC; Owner: WWWB-TV, INC.)
  • WCNC-TV (Channel 36; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WCNC-TV, INC.)
  • WFMY-TV (Channel 2; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WFMY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • W34BN (Channel 34; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WUPN-TV (Channel 48; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WUPN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WXLV-TV (Channel 45; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WXLV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WTWB-TV (Channel 20; LEXINGTON, NC; Owner: WTWB OF THE TRIAD, LLC)
  • WLXI-TV (Channel 61; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Locust, North Carolina:
  • Fatal accident count: 8
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 13
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 10
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 28
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 2
North Carolina average:
  • Fatal accident count: 108
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 167
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 31
  • Fatalities: 117
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 289
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 18

See more detailed statistics of Locust fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Locust)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Quail Run Rd 3 Mi Off Hwy 200 1.4 Mi N (Lat: 35.282083 Lon: -80.416444), Call Sign: WNDV622
    Assigned Frequencies: 861.962 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/11/2008, Expiration Date: 04/27/2018
    Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 203 N Central Ave (Lat: 35.265667 Lon: -80.425250), Type: Pole, Structure height: 10.7 m, Call Sign: WQAN939
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.562 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/12/2004, Expiration Date: 07/12/2014, Certifier: Robby Robinson
    Registrant: Stanly County 911, 201 S Second St, Albemarle, NC 28001, Phone: (704) 986-3709, Fax: (704) 983-5911, Email:
  • 101 N Central Ave (Lat: 35.263333 Lon: -80.425556), Call Sign: WQBN468
    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: 11/10/2004, Expiration Date: 11/10/2014, Certifier: Beth Cotner
    Registrant: Dolfen Consulting Group, 95 Willow Lane, Bristol, IL 60512-9711, Phone: (630) 553-5886, Fax: (630) 566-1755, Email:
  • 101 N Central Ave (Lat: 35.263333 Lon: -80.425556), Call Sign: WQBN937
    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: 11/16/2004, Expiration Date: 11/16/2014, Certifier: Beth Cotner
    Registrant: Dolfen Consulting Group, 95 Willow Lane, Bristol, IL 60512-9711, Phone: (630) 553-5886, Fax: (630) 566-1755, Email:
  • Lat: 35.255333 Lon: -80.479167, Call Sign: WQJB821
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.762 MHz, 466.762 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/18/2008, Expiration Date: 07/18/2018, Certifier: Ron Stevenson
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Locust ES, 103 School Rd (Lat: 35.262944 Lon: -80.419028), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 10.7 m, Call Sign: WQKQ857
    Assigned Frequencies: 23085.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/18/2009, Expiration Date: 08/18/2019, Certifier: Christopher M Brooks
    Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd Ste 200 E, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1777, Email:
  • 1208730, 321 East Main Street (Lat: 35.260167 Lon: -80.419083), Type: Tower, Structure height: 83.8 m, Overall height: 88.4 m, Call Sign: WQKR612
    Assigned Frequencies: 21835.0 MHz, 21885.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/25/2009, Expiration Date: 08/25/2019, Certifier: Christopher M Brooks
    Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd Ste 200 E, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1777, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Locust)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: CIRRUS DESIGN CORP SR22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550 SERIES (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 654CD , Serial Number: 1733, Year manufactured: 2005, Airworthiness Date: 12/19/2005
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Holdings 119 LLC Capital, Po Box 504, Locust, NC 28097, Other Owners: Holdings 120 LLC Capital
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-30 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 139 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-320 SERIES (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7406Y , Serial Number: 30-465, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 05/28/1964
    Registrant (Corporation): Tucker Engineering Associates Inc, Po Box 326, Locust, NC 28097
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-24-250 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 135 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7821P , Serial Number: 24-3040, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 02/11/1994
    Registrant (Corporation): Tucker Engineering Associates Inc, Po Box 326, Locust, NC 28097
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8183N , Serial Number: 28-25379, Year manufactured: 1968
    Registrant (Individual): Richard D Tucker, Po Box 326, Locust, NC 28097


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 18
  • Hazardous Condition: 2

Incident types - Locust


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Locust, NC

Most common first names in Locust, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert1869.1 years
James1672.4 years
Mary1574.6 years
John1471.5 years
William1170.2 years
Charles1066.3 years
George770.2 years
Ruth674.2 years
Eva678.7 years
Paul677.8 years
Most common last names in Locust, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Barbee3474.0 years
Hartsell2574.3 years
Hatley2480.0 years
Furr2272.7 years
Huneycutt2175.2 years
Tucker1980.3 years
Smith1777.6 years
Love1567.1 years
Hathcock1477.6 years
Little1478.9 years
Businesses in Locust, NC
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
CVS1Quiznos1
Domino's Pizza1Subway2
FedEx1T-Mobile1
H&R Block1Walmart1
Hardee's1Wendy's1
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Alonzo L. Liles (2)
  • Rick A. Lappin (1)
  • Kevin Mark Curtis (1)

Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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