Mebane, North Carolina

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Population in 2017: 14,973 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: +105.6%
Males: 6,647  (44.4%)
Females: 8,326  (55.6%)
Median resident age:

34.2 years
North Carolina median age:

38.8 years

Zip codes: 27302.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $62,045 (it was $39,522 in 2000)
Mebane:

$62,045
NC:

$52,752

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $29,514 (it was $20,315 in 2000)

Mebane city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $188,894 (it was $115,300 in 2000)
Mebane:

$188,894
NC:

$171,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $227,867; detached houses: $201,401; townhouses or other attached units: $328,523; mobile homes: $456,099

Median gross rent in 2017: $856.

March 2019 cost of living index in Mebane: 91.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 10.7%
(9.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.5% for Black residents, 21.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Mebane, NC (2017)
    • 9,43664.0%White alone
    • 3,39723.0%Black alone
    • 1,1077.5%Hispanic
    • 4573.1%Two or more races
    • 2841.9%Asian alone
    • 420.3%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 43 registered sex offenders living in Mebane, North Carolina as of December 02, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Mebane is 323 to 1.


Crime rates in Mebane by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

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)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(10.5)
2
(19.0)
5
(43.3)
1
(8.6)
2
(15.2)
1
(7.5)
3
(21.8)
2
(14.1)
N/A
Robberies
(per 100,000)
6
(65.8)
13
(136.1)
14
(132.9)
15
(130.0)
6
(51.4)
12
(91.4)
6
(44.8)
6
(43.5)
5
(35.2)
9
(61.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
51
(559.0)
41
(429.1)
33
(313.3)
38
(329.4)
67
(573.8)
31
(236.1)
14
(104.5)
18
(130.6)
40
(281.7)
49
(335.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
87
(953.6)
67
(701.2)
70
(664.5)
95
(823.4)
104
(890.6)
121
(921.6)
95
(709.0)
59
(428.1)
46
(323.9)
46
(314.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
277
(3,036)
251
(2,627)
248
(2,354)
421
(3,649)
526
(4,505)
577
(4,395)
507
(3,784)
474
(3,440)
516
(3,634)
514
(3,516)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
25
(274.0)
18
(188.4)
12
(113.9)
20
(173.4)
12
(102.8)
15
(114.3)
6
(44.8)
11
(79.8)
16
(112.7)
19
(130.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
4
(43.8)
2
(20.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(14.9)
1
(7.3)
3
(21.1)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)341.7304.2267.5357.0387.8336.3244.9230.5255.2269.5

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City-data.com crime index in Mebane, NC

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 39 (35 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.25
North Carolina average:

2.34
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Ancestries: American (9.4%), German (6.8%), Irish (6.0%), English (4.1%), Scotch-Irish (3.9%), European (1.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 660 feet

Land area: 5.85 square miles.

Population density: 2,558 people per square mile   (average).

Mebane, North Carolina map

952 residents are foreign born (2.8% Latin America, 1.1% Africa, 0.9% Europe).

This city:

6.4%
North Carolina:

7.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,874 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,632 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Durham, NC (21.7 miles , pop. 187,035).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Greensboro, NC (30.7 miles , pop. 223,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (351.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Woodlawn, NC (1.5 miles ),
Green Level, NC (2.1 miles ),
Haw River, NC (2.2 miles ),
Efland, NC (2.4 miles ),
Swepsonville, NC (2.6 miles ),
Graham, NC (2.7 miles ),
Hillsborough, NC (3.1 miles ),
Burlington, NC (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 36.10 N, Longitude: 79.27 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,961 (+13.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,585 (21.6%)

Area code: 919

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

Property values in Mebane, NC

Mebane satellite photo by USGS

Mebane tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 79 buildings, average cost: $106,000
  • 1998: 112 buildings, average cost: $101,800
  • 1999: 91 buildings, average cost: $107,800
  • 2000: 138 buildings, average cost: $95,300
  • 2001: 119 buildings, average cost: $110,400
  • 2002: 120 buildings, average cost: $105,900
  • 2003: 115 buildings, average cost: $114,500
  • 2004: 108 buildings, average cost: $148,900
  • 2005: 165 buildings, average cost: $141,000
  • 2006: 229 buildings, average cost: $136,700
  • 2007: 205 buildings, average cost: $144,200
  • 2008: 89 buildings, average cost: $147,800
  • 2009: 136 buildings, average cost: $139,700
  • 2010: 130 buildings, average cost: $151,700
  • 2011: 95 buildings, average cost: $154,600
  • 2012: 112 buildings, average cost: $140,300
  • 2013: 139 buildings, average cost: $127,100
  • 2014: 147 buildings, average cost: $113,800
  • 2015: 154 buildings, average cost: $121,200
  • 2016: 219 buildings, average cost: $132,100
  • 2017: 136 buildings, average cost: $156,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Mebane, NC residents
Average permit cost in Mebane, NC
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.9%
North Carolina:

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

Population change in the 1990s: +2,397 (+49.0%).
Most common industries in Mebane, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.0%)
  • Educational services (8.5%)
  • Construction (6.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.1%)
  • Public administration (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (10.6%)
  • Health care (8.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.4%)
  • Educational services (5.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (4.4%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.9%)
  • Educational services (12.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.6%)
  • Apparel (5.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.6%)
  • Social assistance (3.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.5%)
Most common occupations in Mebane, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (3.2%)
  • Computer specialists (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.3%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (4.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Computer specialists (4.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Registered nurses (6.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.1%)
  • Customer service representatives (3.8%)

Average climate in Mebane, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Mebane, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 67.1. This is about average.

City:

67.1
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2000 was 0.662. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.662
U.S.:

0.267
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.251. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.251
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 12.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.7
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.79. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.79
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Mebane-area historical tornado activity is slightly below North Carolina state average. It is 24% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/23/1992, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.2 miles away from the Mebane city center killed 2 people and injured 10 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 11/28/1988, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 33.1 miles away from the city center killed 4 people and injured 154 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mebane-area historical earthquake activity is near North Carolina state average. It is 84% 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 127.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 238.5 miles away from Mebane 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 296.0 miles away from Mebane center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 226.6 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 165.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 167.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Alamance County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Droughts: 2, Ice Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mebane topographic map

Main business address for: MADISON RIVER CAPITAL LLC (TELEPHONE COMMUNICATIONS (NO RADIO TELEPHONE)).

Hospitals and medical centers in Mebane:

  • PRESBYTERIAN HOME OF HAWFIELDS INC (RT 1 BOX 193 HWY 119)
  • THE PRESBYTERIAN HOME OF HAWFIELDS (2502 S NC 119)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Mebane:

  • HILLHAVEN OF ALAMANCE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; GRAHAM, NC)
  • PEAK RESOURCES - ALAMANCE, INC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; GRAHAM, NC)
  • RALPH SCOTT LIFESERVICES, INC (Hospital, about 7 miles away; GRAHAM, NC)
  • ALAMANCE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; BURLINGTON, NC)
  • CENTRAL PIEDMONT NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; BURLINGTON, NC)
  • WHITE OAK MANOR - BURLINGTON (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; BURLINGTON, NC)
  • LIFE PATH HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; BURLINGTON, NC)

Airports located in Mebane:

Amtrak station near Mebane:

  • 10 miles: BURLINGTON (110 E. WEBB ST.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mebane:

  • Alamance Community College (about 6 miles; Graham, NC; Full-time enrollment: 3,614)
  • Elon University (about 14 miles; Elon, NC; FT enrollment: 6,403)
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (about 18 miles; Chapel Hill, NC; FT enrollment: 24,946)
  • Duke University (about 20 miles; Durham, NC; FT enrollment: 14,652)
  • North Carolina Central University (about 23 miles; Durham, NC; FT enrollment: 7,281)
  • Durham Technical Community College (about 24 miles; Durham, NC; FT enrollment: 3,515)
  • North Carolina A & T State University (about 28 miles; Greensboro, NC; FT enrollment: 9,805)

Public high school in Mebane:

Public elementary/middle schools in Mebane:

Private elementary/middle school in Mebane:

  • BRADFORD ACADEMY (Students: 36, Location: 939 S THIRD ST, Grades: KG-4)
See full list of schools located in Mebane

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Alamance Community College is the local community college and has over 2,000 students. It is located at 1247 Jimmie Kerr Rd. Graham NC 27253

Points of interest:

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Main business address in Mebane: MADISON RIVER CAPITAL LLC (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Hotels: Hampton Inn Mebane (105 Spring Forest Drive), Budget Inn (3941 Farrar Lane), Hampton Inn Mebane- N.C. (105 Spring Forest Dr).

Birthplace of: Cary D. Allred - North Carolina politician, JamesOn Curry - College basketball player (Oklahoma State Cowboys), Jimmy Massey - Racing driver, Kelly Yarborough - College basketball player (NC Greensboro Spartans), Lew Riggs - Baseball player, Ricardo Marsh - Basketball player, Woody Durham - Former UNC radio sports announcer.

Alamance 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 Mebane and their reported violations in the past:

MILES CHAPEL CH (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-10-2008), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-10-2008), St Public Notif received (OCT-14-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-30-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
LEE CHAPEL BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 120, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUL-05-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-20-2011), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-20-2011), St Public Notif requested (OCT-20-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-22-2013)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-23-2011), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-23-2011), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-23-2011), St Public Notif received (OCT-12-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2012)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
LEBANON UMC (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
OAK GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
HEBRON UNITED METHODIST CHURCH (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-20-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-20-2010), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2010), St Public Notif received (AUG-14-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-1993, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Public Notif requested (AUG-29-1994), Fed Formal NOV issued (AUG-29-1994), Fed Compliance achieved (OCT-05-1994), Fed No addtl Formal Action needed (DEC-02-1994), St Intentional no-action (JUL-15-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUL-15-2010)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

66.9%
Whole state:

66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.0%
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
26 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
4 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional) in 2010
6 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
5 people in homes for the physically handicapped in 2000

Banks with most branches in Mebane (2011 data):

  • American National Bank and Trust Company: Mebane Branch at 1107 South 5th Street, Suite 300b, branch established on 2006/09/25. Info updated 2011/07/11: Bank assets: $1,303.6 mil, Deposits: $1,060.7 mil, headquarters in Danville, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 29 total offices, Holding Company: American National Bankshares Inc.
  • The Fort Sill National Bank: Fsnb - Mebane Walmart Branch at 1318 Mebane Oaks Road, branch established on 2006/01/23. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $369.8 mil, Deposits: $324.4 mil, headquarters in Fort Sill, OK, positive income, 71 total offices, Holding Company: Jrmb Ii, Inc
  • Capital Bank, National Association: Mebane Branch at 102 East Washington Street, branch established on 1914/01/01. Info updated 2011/09/21: Bank assets: $6,448.0 mil, Deposits: $5,135.4 mil, headquarters in Miami, FL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 152 total offices, Holding Company: North American Financial Holdings, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Mebane Branch at 820 South Fifth Street, branch established on 1971/12/20. 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
  • SunTrust Bank: Mebane Branch 450 at 204 West Center Street, branch established on 1934/09/04. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • First Savings and Loan Association: First Savings And Loan Association at 206 West Center Street, branch established on 1909/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $59.7 mil, Deposits: $49.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 1 total offices
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Mebane Branch at 900 Mebane Oaks Road, branch established on 1991/02/19. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • The Fidelity Bank: Mebane Branch at 1296 South Fifth Street, branch established on 2000/04/17. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,422.4 mil, Deposits: $1,234.1 mil, headquarters in Fuquay Varina, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 66 total offices, Holding Company: Fidelity Bancshares (N.C.), Inc.
  • Randolph Bank & Trust Company: Mebane Branch at 1008 Mebane Oaks Road, branch established on 2005/10/27. Info updated 2008/03/11: Bank assets: $288.8 mil, Deposits: $254.4 mil, headquarters in Asheboro, NC, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Mebane:

Marital status in Mebane, NC
  • Never married: 27.5%
  • Now married: 53.8%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 5.3%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

For population 25 years and over in Mebane:

  • High school or higher: 93.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 37.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.0
North Carolina average:

11.9

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

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Religion statistics for Mebane, NC (based on Alamance County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant33,181139
Mainline Protestant22,31468
Black Protestant3,45321
Catholic3,0681
Other1,3688
Orthodox1092
None87,638-
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: 23
Alamance County:

1.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.97 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 76
Alamance County:

5.25 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 116
Alamance County:

8.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.9%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.8%
State:

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

16.3%
North Carolina:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.5%
State:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.0%
North Carolina:

44.6%

Average BMI:
Mebane:

28.8
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.9%
North Carolina:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Mebane:

10.1%
North Carolina:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.9%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

54.7%
North Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Mebane:

79.7%
State:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Mebane, 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 23$70,298$36,6770$0
Firefighters 15$48,958$39,1662$1,062
Other and Unallocable 13$43,530$40,1821$1,562
Sewerage 9$30,052$40,0691$742
Other Government Administration 9$23,523$31,3640$0
Police - Other 7$16,376$28,0730$0
Parks and Recreation 6$21,802$43,60411$6,526
Streets and Highways 6$17,030$34,0602$1,772
Solid Waste Management 5$11,910$28,5840$0
Financial Administration 5$23,088$55,4110$0
Water Supply 5$13,300$31,9200$0
Judicial and Legal 1$8,680$104,1600$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 104$328,547$37,90917$11,664

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

  • Construction - Sewerage: $256,000 ($17.10)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,096,000 ($139.99)
    Sewerage: $1,855,000 ($123.89)
    Regular Highways: $1,735,000 ($115.88)
    Water Utilities: $1,380,000 ($92.17)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,300,000 ($86.82)
    Parks and Recreation: $921,000 ($61.51)
    Solid Waste Management: $730,000 ($48.75)
    Central Staff Services: $642,000 ($42.88)
    Financial Administration: $578,000 ($38.60)
    General Public Buildings: $248,000 ($16.56)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $215,000 ($14.36)
    General - Other: $214,000 ($14.29)
    Housing and Community Development: $195,000 ($13.02)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $169,000 ($11.29)
    Libraries: $58,000 ($3.87)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $31,000 ($2.07)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $156,000 ($10.42)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Water Utilities: $506,000 ($33.79)
    Other - Parks and Recreation: $38,000 ($2.54)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $382,000 ($25.51)
    Regular Highways: $359,000 ($23.98)
    Solid Waste Management: $247,000 ($16.50)
    Water Utilities: $230,000 ($15.36)
    Police Protection: $159,000 ($10.62)
    Parks and Recreation: $134,000 ($8.95)
    Local Fire Protection: $127,000 ($8.48)
    Central Staff Services: $10,000 ($0.67)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $147,000 ($9.82)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,123,000 ($141.79)
    Solid Waste Management: $278,000 ($18.57)
    Parks and Recreation: $76,000 ($5.08)
    Other: $64,000 ($4.27)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $19,000 ($1.27)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $9,000 ($0.60)
    General Local Government Support: $6,000 ($0.40)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $58,000 ($3.87)
    General Revenue - Other: $18,000 ($1.20)
    Interest Earnings: $14,000 ($0.94)
    Sale of Property: $10,000 ($0.67)
    Donations From Private Sources: $3,000 ($0.20)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,234,000 ($149.20)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $885,000 ($59.11)
    Highways: $308,000 ($20.57)
    Other: $4,000 ($0.27)
  • Tax - Property: $7,310,000 ($488.21)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,032,000 ($135.71)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $49,000 ($3.27)
    Other License: $27,000 ($1.80)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,273,000 ($619.31)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,974,000 ($532.56)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,299,000 ($86.76)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $19,890,000 ($1328.39)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $400,000 ($26.71)

6.36% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($46,809 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.36%
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 Guilford County, NC  1.13% ($47,921 average AGI)
from Orange County, NC  0.85% ($44,283)
from Durham County, NC  0.56% ($57,988)


5.61% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($43,953 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.61%
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 Guilford County, NC  1.29% ($38,768 average AGI)
to Orange County, NC  0.56% ($40,019)
to Wake County, NC  0.36% ($54,771)
Businesses in Mebane, NC
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1KFC1
Ann Taylor1Kincaid1
AutoZone1Lane Bryant1
Banana Republic1Lane Furniture1
Ben & Jerry's1Levi Strauss & Co.1
Blockbuster1Lowe's1
Brooks Brothers1McDonald's2
Burger King1Nike2
CVS1Papa John's Pizza1
Casual Male XL1Penske1
Chico's1Quiznos1
Clarks1RadioShack1
Coldwater Creek1Ruby Tuesday1
Cracker Barrel1Rue211
Curves1SONIC Drive-In1
Domino's Pizza1Skechers USA1
Famous Footwear1Subway4
FedEx3T-Mobile1
GameStop1Taco Bell1
Gap1Talbots1
Goodwill1Toys"R"Us1
Gymboree1U-Haul1
H&R Block2UPS5
Hilton1Waffle House1
Holiday Inn1Walgreens1
IZOD1Walmart1
J.Crew1

Strongest AM radio stations in Mebane:

  • WGSB (1060 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MEBANE, NC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WSML (1200 AM; 10 kW; GRAHAM, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • 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)
  • WPCM (920 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON-GRAHAM, NC; Owner: CAROLINA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WDNC (620 AM; 5 kW; DURHAM, NC)
  • WRTP (1530 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCHL (1360 AM; 5 kW; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: WCHL-WDNC, INC.)
  • WRBZ (850 AM; 10 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: ALCHEMY COMMUNICATIONS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP #1)
  • WTIK (1310 AM; 5 kW; DURHAM, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WBAG (1150 AM; 1 kW; BURLINGTON-GRAHAM, NC)
  • WSRC (1410 AM; 5 kW; DURHAM, NC; Owner: DURHAM CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mebane:

  • WKXU (101.1 FM; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: CAROLINA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WRSN (93.9 FM; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WUNC (91.5 FM; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES UNIVERSITY OF NC AT CHAPEL HILL)
  • WDCG (105.1 FM; DURHAM, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQDR (94.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAROLINA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WMAG (99.5 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOZN (98.7 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WXDU (88.7 FM; DURHAM, NC; Owner: DUKE UNIVERSITY)
  • WVBZ (100.3 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQMG-FM (97.1 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKRR (92.3 FM; ASHEBORO, NC; Owner: DICK BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC. OF TENNESSEE)
  • WRAL (101.5 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAL-FM, INC.)
  • WXYC (89.3 FM; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: STUDENT EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNCU (90.7 FM; DURHAM, NC; Owner: NORTH CAROLINA CENTRAL UNIVERSITY)
  • WJMH (102.1 FM; REIDSVILLE, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMQX-FM (93.1 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WQOK (97.5 FM; SOUTH BOSTON, VA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCPE (89.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: EDUCATIONAL INFORMATION CORPORATION)
  • WGBT (94.5 FM; EDEN, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFDD (88.5 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Mebane:

  • WUNC-TV (Channel 4; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WFMY-TV (Channel 2; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WFMY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • WRAZ (Channel 50; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAZ-TV, INC.)
  • WRAL-TV (Channel 5; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAPITOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WTVD (Channel 11; DURHAM, NC; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WGPX (Channel 16; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: PAXSON GREENSBORO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WUVC (Channel 40; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPITAL BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WRDC (Channel 28; DURHAM, NC; Owner: RALEIGH (WRDC-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WLFL (Channel 22; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WLFL LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WIWW-LP (Channel 26; DURHAM, NC; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WNCN (Channel 17; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGHP (Channel 8; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: WGHP LICENSE, INC.)
  • WDRL-TV (Channel 24; DANVILLE, VA; Owner: DANVILLE TELEVISION PARTNERSHIP)
  • WACN-LP (Channel 34; APEX, NC; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • W24CP (Channel 24; DURHAM, NC; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WUBX-CA (Channel 13; DURHAM, ETC., NC; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
Mebane fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Mebane fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 31Number of bridges
  • 197ft / 60.1mTotal length
  • 732,140Total average daily traffic
  • 122,435Total average daily truck traffic
  • 278,280Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic
New bridges in Mebane, NC - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 31950-1959
  • 11980-1989
  • 201990-1999
  • 42000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Mebane, NC

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • MEBANE, 742 Gibson Rd (Lat: 36.080944 Lon: -79.312778), Overall height: 94.5 m, Call Sign: WMQ847,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2174.80 MHz, Grant Date: 02/06/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 01/05/2007, Certifier: John T Scott Iii, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30004, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • HAW RIVER, 281a Wheely Ln (Lat: 36.091778 Lon: -79.309722), Overall height: 111.3 m, Call Sign: WPJB982,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11665.0 MHz, 11625.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/06/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 12/17/2008, Certifier: Glenn S Rabin, Registrant: Alltel Communications, LLC, One Allied Drive, B1f02-D, Little Rock, AR 72202, Phone: (501) 905-8555, Fax: (501) 905-6193, Email:
  • SOUTH ES, 8925 Nc Hwy 86 South (Lat: 36.329417 Lon: -79.238750), Type: Pole, Structure height: 27.4 m, Overall height: 28.9 m, Call Sign: WQEP243,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17760.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/15/2016, Expiration Date: 03/15/2026, Certifier: Christopher L Harris, Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1777, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • HP-1165, Mebane, 742 Gibson Road (Lat: 36.080833 Lon: -79.312778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.1 m, Overall height: 91.9 m, Call Sign: WQOT419,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6635.00 MHz, Grant Date: 01/24/2012, Expiration Date: 01/24/2022, Certifier: Wayne E Eberhard, Registrant: North Carolina State Highway Patrol, 4702 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-4702, Phone: (919) 662-4440, Fax: (919) 662-4440, Email:
  • HURDLE, 3836 Cook Street (Lat: 36.040028 Lon: -79.266139), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WRCK731,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10815.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/26/2018, Expiration Date: 10/26/2028, Certifier: Gina Cacciatore, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 107 W. Center Street (Lat: 36.095667 Lon: -79.268889), Call Sign: WRD381, Licensee ID: L00001480,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.100 MHz, Grant Date: 08/17/1998, Expiration Date: 07/01/2008, Cancellation Date: 12/30/2004, Registrant: Mebtel, Inc., 6330 Quadrangle Drive Suite 325, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, Phone: (919) 493-7030

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

112 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mebane)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

24 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Mebane)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED23$156,70922$136,76481$151,0473$74,1438$101,2380$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$153,5501$78,2205$156,6361$33,1600$01$60,520
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$126,6683$111,80731$134,3570$03$82,9432$95,605
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$203,4402$195,55522$167,3730$01$176,4000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$122,0000$04$150,7300$01$119,4200$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0212.03

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$204,4053$119,960
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$122,0001$147,110
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$197,650
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0212.03

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

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

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 130. The highest number of fire incidents - 239 took place in 2007, and the least - 39 in 2002. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Mebane, NC When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (40.0%), and Structure Fires (39.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Mebane, NC
    • 88540.0%Outside Fires
    • 87639.6%Structure Fires
    • 40418.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 492.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Mebane, NC

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Mebane, North Carolina:

  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, 149 Spg Forest Dr, Mebane, North Carolina 27302 , Phone: (919) 304-9900, Fax: (919) 304-9910
  • Fairfield Inn & Suites Mebane, 111 Spg Forest Dr, Mebane, North Carolina 27302 , Phone: (919) 568-8500, Fax: (919) 568-8499
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Mebane, North Carolina
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Mebane, NC
  • 64.7%Utility gas
  • 32.0%Electricity
  • 2.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.6%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Mebane, NC
  • 72.1%Electricity
  • 26.5%Utility gas
  • 0.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.5%Other fuel


Mebane compared to North Carolina state average:

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

Mebane on our top lists:

  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest positive percentage difference between never married females and males (15+ years) (with at least 1,000 females never married)"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: health technologists and technicians (population 5,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
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