Maiden, North Carolina

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Population in 2017: 3,419 (97% urban, 3% rural).
Population change since 2000: +4.2%
 
Males: 1,850  (54.1%)
Females: 1,569  (45.9%)
Median resident age:

30.9 years
North Carolina median age:

38.8 years

Zip codes: 28650.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $56,100 (it was $35,417 in 2000)
Maiden:

$56,100
NC:

$52,752

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $19,297 (it was $19,026 in 2000)

Maiden town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $129,791 (it was $76,600 in 2000)
Maiden:

$129,791
NC:

$171,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $195,795; detached houses: $215,549; townhouses or other attached units: $210,967; in 2-unit structures: $209,081; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $139,424; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $110,868; mobile homes: $62,675

Median gross rent in 2017: $821.

March 2019 cost of living index in Maiden: 86.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 14.5%
(15.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
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  • Races in Maiden, NC (2017)
    • 2,59875.0%White alone
    • 34510.0%Hispanic
    • 2266.5%Black alone
    • 1213.5%Asian alone
    • 591.7%Two or more races
    • 541.6%American Indian alone
    • 571.6%Other race alone

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



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 23 registered sex offenders living in Maiden, North Carolina as of July 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Maiden is 150 to 1.


Crime rates in Maiden by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.9)
1
(28.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(59.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(29.7)
0
(0.0)
N/A
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(30.5)
2
(60.1)
4
(118.8)
6
(173.4)
3
(85.2)
1
(28.4)
1
(29.8)
1
(29.9)
1
(29.9)
2
(59.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(29.6)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
8
(243.8)
10
(300.4)
8
(237.7)
4
(115.6)
2
(56.8)
9
(255.6)
3
(89.5)
5
(149.7)
5
(149.7)
5
(149.4)
10
(297.4)
3
(88.8)
2
(58.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
24
(731.5)
26
(781.0)
31
(921.0)
13
(375.6)
49
(1,391)
37
(1,051)
30
(895.0)
23
(688.6)
29
(868.3)
31
(926.5)
19
(565.0)
23
(680.7)
21
(617.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
88
(2,682)
114
(3,424)
138
(4,100)
105
(3,034)
68
(1,930)
89
(2,528)
102
(3,043)
97
(2,904)
68
(2,036)
84
(2,510)
86
(2,557)
79
(2,338)
93
(2,733)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(152.4)
5
(150.2)
12
(356.5)
10
(288.9)
5
(141.9)
8
(227.2)
5
(149.2)
1
(29.9)
2
(59.9)
13
(388.5)
4
(118.9)
7
(207.2)
3
(88.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(29.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.4)
1
(29.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(59.5)
0
(0.0)
3
(88.2)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)228.6281.8340.2269.0245.5252.5223.2205.7233.8244.2234.6184.4171.3

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City-data.com crime index in Maiden, NC

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 16 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.37
North Carolina average:

2.34
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Ancestries: American (25.0%), German (14.6%), Norwegian (6.7%), Irish (3.9%), Scotch-Irish (3.4%), Scottish (2.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 900 feet

Land area: 4.73 square miles.

Population density: 722 people per square mile   (low).

Maiden, North Carolina map

118 residents are foreign born (1.5% Latin America, 0.5% North America).

This town:

3.4%
North Carolina:

7.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $876 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $814 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gastonia, NC (22.5 miles , pop. 66,277).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (33.6 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (450.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Newton, NC (2.5 miles ),
Boger City, NC (2.6 miles ),
Lincolnton, NC (2.7 miles ),
Conover, NC (3.0 miles ),
Claremont, NC (3.2 miles ),
Iron Station, NC (3.2 miles ),
Denver, NC (3.3 miles ),
Mountain View, NC (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 35.58 N, Longitude: 81.21 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,233 (+65.2%)
Workers who live and work in this town: 202 (16.1%)

Area code: 828

Distribution of median household income in Maiden, NC in 2017
Distribution of house value in Maiden, NC in 2017

Property values in Maiden, NC

Maiden satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.8%
North Carolina:

4.1%
Historical population in Maiden, NC
Historical housing units in Maiden, NC

Population change in the 1990s: +81 (+2.5%).
Most common industries in Maiden, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (18.9%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (8.7%)
  • Educational services (7.1%)
  • Health care (6.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.9%)
  • Construction (4.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (19.2%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (10.8%)
  • Construction (7.7%)
  • Educational services (5.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.2%)
  • Truck transportation (4.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (18.7%)
  • Health care (12.1%)
  • Educational services (9.0%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (6.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.9%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.5%)
Most common occupations in Maiden, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.1%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (7.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (4.2%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (13.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.4%)
  • Registered nurses (3.8%)
  • Woodworkers (3.5%)

Average climate in Maiden, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Maiden, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 67.6. This is about average.

City:

67.6
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 3.62. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.62
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2016 was 13.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.0
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.23. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.23
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Maiden-area historical tornado activity is near North Carolina state average. It is 10% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.6 miles away from the Maiden town center killed 4 people and injured 52 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/7/1998, a category F4 tornado 21.0 miles away from the town center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Maiden-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 138.6 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 236.2 miles away from Maiden center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 155.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 195.1 miles away from Maiden center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 117.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 118.9 miles away from the city 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 Catawba County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Droughts: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Maiden topographic map

Main business address for: AIR T INC (AIR COURIER SERVICES).

Hospitals and medical centers in Maiden:

  • WENDOVER HOME (631 OLD PARK ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Maiden:

  • ABERNETHY LAURELS (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; NEWTON, NC)
  • BROOKWOOD HOME (Hospital, about 6 miles away; LINCOLNTON, NC)
  • PALLIATIVE CARE CTR AND HOSPICE OF CATAWBA VALLEY (Hospital, about 6 miles away; NEWTON, NC)
  • CAROLINAS MEDICAL CENTER-LINCOLN Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; LINCOLNTON, NC)
  • SUNNY HILL II (Hospital, about 7 miles away; LINCOLNTON, NC)
  • LINCOLN COUNTY HHA (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; LINCOLNTON, NC)
  • CARDINAL HEALTHCARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; LINCOLNTON, NC)

Airports located in Maiden:

Operable nuclear power plants near Maiden:

  • 20 miles: McGuire 1 and 2 in Cornelius, NC.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Maiden:

  • Catawba Valley Community College (about 10 miles; Hickory, NC; Full-time enrollment: 3,785)
  • Gaston College (about 19 miles; Dallas, NC; FT enrollment: 4,385)
  • NASCAR Technical Institute (about 21 miles; Mooresville, NC; FT enrollment: 2,350)
  • Mitchell Community College (about 23 miles; Statesville, NC; FT enrollment: 2,458)
  • Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute (about 25 miles; Hudson, NC; FT enrollment: 3,636)
  • Cleveland Community College (about 27 miles; Shelby, NC; FT enrollment: 2,541)
  • Western Piedmont Community College (about 29 miles; Morganton, NC; FT enrollment: 2,205)

Public high school in Maiden:

  • MAIDEN HIGH (Location: 600 WEST MAIN STREET, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Maiden:

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Points of interest:

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Churches in Maiden include: West Side Church (A), East Maiden Church (B), Saint James Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Maiden Water Plant Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Tourist attractions: Burke Tours (Tours & Charters; 4397 East Maiden Road), Burke International Tours Travel Agency (Tours & Charters; 4643 South Nc 16 Highway), Burke Udean Grading Company (Tours & Charters; 4643 South Nc 16 Highway).

Birthplace of: Dennis Hargrove Cooke - President of East Carolina University, Grover E. Murray - Educator.

Catawba 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 Maiden and their reported violations in the past:

JONES FISH CAMP (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
ST MATTHEWS UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST (Population served: 120, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
FAIRVIEW BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
MAIDEN WESLEYAN CHURCH (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-23-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-23-2014), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-23-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-30-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-30-2013), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-30-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-01-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2013)
THE BRICKHOUSE RESTAURANT (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
PISGAH UNITED METHODIST CH (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
HARVEST TIME CHURCH (Population served: 35, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations

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

  • MT ANDERSON BAPT CHURCH (Population served: 350, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • IVEY MEMORIAL UMC (Population served: 60, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MEADOW RIDGE CHURCH (Population served: 35, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SUPER FOOD MART (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

69.3%
Whole state:

66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.4%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
192 people in state prisons in 2010
3 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Maiden in 2000:

  • 214 people in state prisons
  • 105 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 20 people in other group homes
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally ill

Banks with branches in Maiden (2011 data):

  • First-Citizens Bank & Trust Company: Maiden Branch at 37 East Main Street, branch established on 1936/12/21. 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.
  • Fifth Third Bank: Maiden Branch at 5692 Nc Hwy 150, branch established on 1985/01/21. Info updated 2009/10/05: Bank assets: $114,540.4 mil, Deposits: $89,689.1 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1378 total offices, Holding Company: Fifth Third Bancorp
  • Peoples Bank: Maiden Branch at 200 Island Ford Road, branch established on 1985/08/05. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,064.6 mil, Deposits: $842.9 mil, headquarters in Newton, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 24 total offices, Holding Company: Peoples Bancorp Of North Carolina, Inc.
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Maiden Branch at 1205 East Main Street, branch established on 1904/01/01. 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 Maiden:

Marital status in Maiden, NC
  • Never married: 29.2%
  • Now married: 51.2%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 2.6%
  • Divorced: 14.4%

For population 25 years and over in Maiden:

  • High school or higher: 80.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.3
North Carolina average:

11.9

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

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Religion statistics for Maiden, NC (based on Catawba County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant52,233182
Mainline Protestant32,75175
Catholic4,7562
Black Protestant2,27614
Other2,0048
None61,254-
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: 33
This county:

2.13 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
Catawba County:

0.90 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 82
Catawba County:

5.29 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 124
This county:

7.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Catawba County:

26.4%
North Carolina:

28.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.0%
North Carolina:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.8%
State:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.3%
State:

44.6%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.7
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Maiden:

19.2%
North Carolina:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Maiden:

9.2%
North Carolina:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Maiden:

6.8
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
Maiden:

34.3%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Maiden:

55.7%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Maiden:

79.2%
State:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Maiden, 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 18$48,292$32,1950$0
Financial Administration 7$20,241$34,6990$0
Other and Unallocable 7$19,716$33,7990$0
Water Supply 6$12,423$24,8460$0
Other Government Administration 4$15,667$47,00112$2,659
Electric Power 3$10,867$43,4680$0
Sewerage 3$6,788$27,1520$0
Parks and Recreation 3$6,535$26,1400$0
Police - Other 1$3,319$39,8282$2,110
Correction 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 52$143,848$33,19614$4,769

Maiden government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $973,000 ($284.59)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $6,767,000 ($1979.23)
    Central Staff Services: $3,574,000 ($1045.33)
    Police Protection: $1,096,000 ($320.56)
    Water Utilities: $931,000 ($272.30)
    Sewerage: $635,000 ($185.73)
    Regular Highways: $416,000 ($121.67)
    Parks and Recreation: $398,000 ($116.41)
    General - Other: $364,000 ($106.46)
    Local Fire Protection: $311,000 ($90.96)
    Financial Administration: $265,000 ($77.51)
    Solid Waste Management: $222,000 ($64.93)
    General Public Buildings: $140,000 ($40.95)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $25,000 ($7.31)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $24,000 ($7.02)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $234,000 ($68.44)
    Parks and Recreation: $95,000 ($27.79)
    Central Staff Services: $80,000 ($23.40)
    Police Protection: $41,000 ($11.99)
    General Public Building: $11,000 ($3.22)

Maiden government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $772,000 ($225.80)
    Solid Waste Management: $118,000 ($34.51)
    Parks and Recreation: $78,000 ($22.81)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $2,000 ($0.58)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $1,000 ($0.29)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $44,000 ($12.87)
    Rents: $27,000 ($7.90)
    Sale of Property: $8,000 ($2.34)
    Interest Earnings: $0 ($0.00)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $7,090,000 ($2073.71)
    Water Utilities: $1,386,000 ($405.38)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,672,000 ($489.03)
    Highways: $113,000 ($33.05)
    Other: $32,000 ($9.36)
  • Tax - Property: $5,911,000 ($1728.87)
    Other License: $4,000 ($1.17)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $2,000 ($0.58)

Maiden government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $595,000 ($174.03)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $510,000 ($149.17)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $85,000 ($24.86)

6.19% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($48,458 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.19%
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 Burke County, NC  0.75% ($32,809 average AGI)
from Lincoln County, NC  0.57% ($37,985)
from Caldwell County, NC  0.47% ($43,146)


5.79% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($48,936 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.79%
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 Burke County, NC  0.61% ($33,212 average AGI)
to Lincoln County, NC  0.51% ($37,685)
to Caldwell County, NC  0.51% ($37,037)
Businesses in Maiden, NC
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Strongest AM radio stations in Maiden:

  • WHKY (1290 AM; 50 kW; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)
  • WCXN (1170 AM; daytime; 8 kW; CLAREMONT, NC; Owner: WCXN, INC.)
  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WLTC (1370 AM; 20 kW; GASTONIA, NC)
  • WLON (1050 AM; 1 kW; LINCOLNTON, NC; Owner: KTC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNNC (1230 AM; 1 kW; NEWTON, NC; Owner: NEWTON-CONOVER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCGC (1270 AM; 10 kW; BELMONT, NC; Owner: WHVN, INC.)
  • WAIZ (630 AM; 1 kW; HICKORY, NC; Owner: NEWTON-CONOVER COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFNZ (610 AM; 5 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WAGL (1560 AM; daytime; 50 kW; LANCASTER, SC; Owner: PALMETTO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Maiden:

  • WLYT (102.9 FM; HICKORY, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPEG (97.9 FM; CONCORD, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WNKS (95.1 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WXRC (95.7 FM; HICKORY, NC; Owner: PACIFIC BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WLNK (107.9 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WFHE (90.3 FM; HICKORY, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY RADIO FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WBAV-FM (101.9 FM; GASTONIA, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSGE (91.7 FM; DALLAS, NC; Owner: GASTON COLLEGE)
  • WWMG (96.1 FM; SHELBY, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTHZ (94.1 FM; LEXINGTON, NC; Owner: DAVIDSON COUNTY BROADCASTING CO, INC)
  • WKKT (96.9 FM; STATESVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFMX (105.7 FM; STATESVILLE, NC; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WAGI-FM (105.3 FM; GAFFNEY, SC; Owner: GAFFNEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMIT (106.9 FM; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNCW (88.7 FM; SPINDALE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WDAV (89.9 FM; DAVIDSON, NC; Owner: THE TRUSTEES OF DAVIDSON COLLEGE)
  • WKBC-FM (97.3 FM; NORTH WILKESBORO, NC; Owner: WILKES BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WSOC-FM (103.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • W232AV (94.3 FM; LENOIR, NC; Owner: DAVID TORRES)
  • W218BW (91.5 FM; LENOIR, NC; Owner: EAST TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Maiden:

  • 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.)
  • WHKY-TV (Channel 14; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)
  • WAFF (Channel 48; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • W38CN (Channel 38; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WSOC-TV (Channel 9; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WSOC-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WAXN (Channel 64; KANNAPOLIS, NC; Owner: WSOC-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WUNG-TV (Channel 58; CONCORD, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WTVI (Channel 42; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: CHARLOTTE-MECKLENBURG PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WGTB-LP (Channel 28; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: VICTORY CHRISTIAN CENTER, INC.)
  • WCCB (Channel 18; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: NORTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • W25BR (Channel 25; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • W34BN (Channel 34; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W66BT (Channel 66; STATESVILLE, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Maiden fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Maiden fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 31Number of bridges
  • 285ft / 87.2mTotal length
  • 184,315Total average daily traffic
  • 21,810Total average daily truck traffic
  • 251,630Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic
New bridges in Maiden, NC - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 41950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 161990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Maiden, NC

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Maiden, NC)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • Top Of Anderson Mtn (Lat: 35.566778 Lon: -81.089778), Overall height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WPJE453,
    Assigned Frequencies: 949.000 MHz, Grant Date: 04/23/1996, Expiration Date: 12/01/2019, Phone: (704) 549-9323
  • Anderson Mtn., On Anderson Mtn. (Lat: 35.567222 Lon: -81.089167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 46.6 m, Call Sign: WQGW325,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6975.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/03/2007, Expiration Date: 12/01/2020, Certifier: Lee Armstrong, Registrant: Dow Lohnes Pllc, 1200 New Hampshire Ave, Nw Suite 800, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 776-2000, Fax: (202) 776-2222, Email:
  • Maiden, 3034 Providence Mill Rd (Lat: 35.618139 Lon: -81.157028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 96 m, Call Sign: WQHQ835,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11215.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/07/2017, Expiration Date: 10/10/2027, Certifier: Danielle A Small, Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1777, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • Anderson Mtn., Lat: 35.567222 Lon: -81.089167, Call Sign: KA88636,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2025.00 MHz, 2025.00 MHz, Grant Date: 04/23/1982, Expiration Date: 12/01/2020, Registrant: Dow Lohnes Pllc, 1200 New Hampshire Ave., Nw, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 776-2000, Fax: (202) 776-2222, Email:
  • ANDERSON MTN, 6.5 Mi Ese Of (Lat: 35.565944 Lon: -81.090333), Overall height: 33.8 m, Call Sign: KJA90,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6404.79 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6375.14 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, Grant Date: 02/02/2010, Expiration Date: 02/01/2020, Cancellation Date: 07/16/2010, Certifier: James J. R. Talbot, Registrant: At&t Communications Of The Southern States, LLC, 2315 Salem Road, First Floor, H9, Conyers, GA 30013, Phone: (770) 602-2065, Fax: (770) 929-4454, Email:
  • MAIDEN, Nc Route 1810 (Lat: 35.618167 Lon: -81.157000), Overall height: 61 m, Call Sign: WLV351,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2174.80 MHz, Grant Date: 02/06/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 01/05/2007, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30004, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

63 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Maiden)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

20 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Maiden)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$104,270
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0116.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Maiden, NC
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Maiden, NC - Value

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

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 58. The highest number of fires - 86 took place in 2015, and the least - 24 in 2002. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Maiden, NC When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (42.1%), and Outside Fires (37.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Maiden, NC
    • 41242.1%Structure Fires
    • 36837.6%Outside Fires
    • 10911.1%Other
    • 899.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Maiden, NC
Most common first names in Maiden, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William7371.6 years
James6670.7 years
Mary5878.1 years
John5674.2 years
Robert4274.1 years
George3473.1 years
Charles2872.6 years
Clarence2073.7 years
Clyde1974.3 years
Fred1876.7 years
Most common last names in Maiden, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Caldwell5177.8 years
Campbell3778.4 years
Laney3778.2 years
Sigmon3772.3 years
Drum3478.4 years
Williams3475.6 years
Propst3274.7 years
Parker2974.8 years
Smith2972.1 years
Beal2575.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Maiden, NC
  • 57.7%Electricity
  • 36.2%Utility gas
  • 4.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Maiden, NC
  • 84.5%Electricity
  • 15.5%Utility gas


Maiden compared to North Carolina state average:

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

Maiden on our top lists:

  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Laos (population 500+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
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