Micro, North Carolina

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Population in 2014: 473 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +4.2%
 
Males: 199  (42.2%)
Females: 274  (57.8%)
Median resident age:  40.3 years
North Carolina median age:  38.7 years

Zip codes: 27555.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $28,949 (it was $28,889 in 2000)
Micro:

$28,949
NC:

$50,584

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $15,101 (it was $15,629 in 2000)

Micro town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $83,856 (it was $63,000 in 2000)
Micro:

$83,856
NC:

$165,400

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $81,626; Detached houses: $83,233; Mobile homes: $54,779

Median gross rent in 2016: $711.

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  • Races in Micro, NC (2010)

    Micro races chart
    • 34177.3%White alone
    • 5412.2%Black alone
    • 429.5%Hispanic
    • 30.7%Two or more races
    • 10.2%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Micro: 81.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (14.4%), German (6.4%), Scotch-Irish (6.4%), English (5.8%), Irish (3.7%), Scottish (1.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 190 feet

Land area: 0.41 square miles.

Population density: 1,162 people per square mile   (low).

Micro,NC real estate house value index trend

Micro, North Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Micro:

  • High school or higher: 86.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.4%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Micro town:

  • Never married: 24.5%
  • Now married: 43.0%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 12.0%
  • Divorced: 19.4%

9 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.3%
North Carolina:

7.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $868 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $995 (1.2%)

Micro satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Raleigh, NC (30.4 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (349.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Pine Level, NC (2.1 miles ), Kenly, NC (2.2 miles ), Selma, NC (2.2 miles ), Princeton, NC (2.7 miles ), Wilson's Mills, NC (2.9 miles ), Smithfield, NC (3.0 miles ), West Smithfield, NC (3.1 miles) , Lucama, NC (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 35.56 N, Longitude: 78.20 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 919

Micro household income distribution Micro home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.03
North Carolina average:

2.31
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.9%
North Carolina:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +34 (+8.1%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (35%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Information (3%)
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (18%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (26%)
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Management occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Micro: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Micro, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Micro, North Carolina average temperatures Micro, North Carolina average precipitation Micro, North Carolina humidity Micro, North Carolina wind speed Micro, North Carolina snowfall Micro, North Carolina sunshine Micro, North Carolina clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Micro-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 10% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.5 miles away from the Micro town center killed 3 people and injured 149 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 tornado 28.8 miles away from the town center killed 16 people and injured 153 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

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

On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 141.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 215.0 miles away from Micro center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 270.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 205.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/6/1994 at 19:54:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.6 LG, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 88.9 miles away from Micro 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 366.2 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 Johnston County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 10, Droughts: 2, Ice Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Micro topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Micro:

  • CANTERBURY ROAD HOME (Hospital, about 8 miles away; SMITHFIELD, NC)
  • JOHNSTON MEMORIAL HOME CARE AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; SMITHFIELD, NC)
  • JOHNSTON DIALYSIS CENTER INC (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; SMITHFIELD, NC)
  • VOCA-LAURELWOOD GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 9 miles away; SMITHFIELD, NC)
  • BARBOUR COURT NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SMITHFIELD, NC)
  • VOCA-GREENWOOD GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 10 miles away; SMITHFIELD, NC)
  • HEATH AVENUE HOME (Hospital, about 11 miles away; SMITHFIELD, NC)

Amtrak stations near Micro:

  • 5 miles: SELMA-SMITHFIELD (SELMA, 401 E. RAILROAD AVE.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 17 miles: GOLDSBORO (410 N. JOHN ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, intercity bus service.
  • 20 miles: WILSON (401 E. NASH ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Micro:

  • Johnston Community College (about 9 miles; Smithfield, NC; Full-time enrollment: 3,657)
  • Wayne Community College (about 19 miles; Goldsboro, NC; FT enrollment: 3,174)
  • Mount Olive College (about 26 miles; Mount Olive, NC; FT enrollment: 3,097)
  • Wake Technical Community College (about 29 miles; Raleigh, NC; FT enrollment: 16,265)
  • North Carolina State University at Raleigh (about 31 miles; Raleigh, NC; FT enrollment: 29,958)
  • Campbell University (about 32 miles; Buies Creek, NC; FT enrollment: 5,127)
  • Nash Community College (about 34 miles; Rocky Mount, NC; FT enrollment: 2,520)

Public elementary/middle school in Micro:

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 77.0. This is about average.

City:

77.0
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 18.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.7
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 22.7%
(19.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.8% for Black residents, 14.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  53.7%
Whole state:  66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  8.0%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 3.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Micro (2011 data):

  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Micro Branch at 32 North Railroad Street, branch established on 1961/12/19. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
North Carolina average:

12.0

Micro travel time to work - commute Micro mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Micro town (based on Johnston County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant41,366173
Mainline Protestant12,78459
Catholic4,2631
Black Protestant2,04920
Other1,0926
None107,324-
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
Johnston County:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Johnston County:

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 71
Johnston County:

4.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 97
Here:

6.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.3%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Johnston County:

31.9%
North Carolina:

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

17.0%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.2%
State:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Micro:

41.2%
North Carolina:

44.6%

Average BMI:
Micro:

28.9
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Micro:

24.4%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

12.5%
State:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
Micro:

32.7%
North Carolina:

33.6%

General health condition:
Micro:

50.9%
North Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

74.4%
North Carolina:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Micro, 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
Other Government Administration 5$2,731$6,5540$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$2,511$30,1324$1,417
Sewerage 1$3,499$41,9880$0
Totals for Government 7$8,741$14,9854$1,417

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

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $112,000 ($236.79)
    Central Staff Services: $74,000 ($156.45)
    Regular Highways: $62,000 ($131.08)
    Water Utilities: $48,000 ($101.48)
    Police Protection: $36,000 ($76.11)
    Solid Waste Management: $10,000 ($21.14)
    Fire Protection: $9,000 ($19.03)
    General - Other: $3,000 ($6.34)
    General Public Buildings: $3,000 ($6.34)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($2.11)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($2.11)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($2.11)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $16,000 ($33.83)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $6,000 ($12.68)
    General Public Building: $5,000 ($10.57)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($2.11)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $51,000 ($107.82)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $124,000 ($262.16)
    Solid Waste Management: $29,000 ($61.31)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $21,000 ($44.40)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $12,000 ($25.37)
    Interest Earnings: $9,000 ($19.03)
    Rents: $7,000 ($14.80)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $53,000 ($112.05)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $16,000 ($33.83)
    General Support: $13,000 ($27.48)
  • Tax - Property: $65,000 ($137.42)
    NEC: $3,000 ($6.34)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $260,000 ($549.68)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $255,000 ($539.11)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $5,000 ($10.57)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $221,000 ($467.23)

7.06% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,536 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.06%
North Carolina average:

7.13%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($222 average AGI)
Johnston County:

0.04%
North Carolina average:

0.10%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Wake County, NC  2.50% ($37,821 average AGI)
from Harnett County, NC  0.40% ($30,884)
from Wayne County, NC  0.29% ($34,784)


6.11% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,476 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.11%
North Carolina average:

6.77%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($195 average AGI)
Johnston County:

0.04%
North Carolina average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Wake County, NC  2.14% ($34,535 average AGI)
to Harnett County, NC  0.33% ($26,951)
to Wayne County, NC  0.26% ($30,414)

Strongest AM radio stations in Micro:

  • WMPM (1270 AM; 5 kW; SMITHFIELD, NC; Owner: CAROLINA BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WGTM (590 AM; 5 kW; WILSON, NC; Owner: SPIRIT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WETC (540 AM; 8 kW; WENDELL-ZEBULON, NC; Owner: CAROLINA REGIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WGBR (1150 AM; 5 kW; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: NEW AGE COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WDJS (1430 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT OLIVE, NC; Owner: MOUNT OLIVE BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WCKB (780 AM; 7 kW; DUNN, NC; Owner: NORTH CAROLINA CENTRAL BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WHPY (1590 AM; 5 kW; CLAYTON, NC; Owner: FELLOWSHIP CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WPYB (1130 AM; daytime; 7 kW; BENSON, NC; Owner: BENSON-DUNN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRBZ (850 AM; 10 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: ALCHEMY COMMUNICATIONS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP #1)
  • WBZB (1090 AM; daytime; 1 kW; SELMA, NC; Owner: BASS MUSIC CORPORATION)
  • WFNC (640 AM; 10 kW; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Micro:

  • WRDU (106.1 FM; WILSON, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYMY (96.9 FM; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: NEW AGE COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WRAL (101.5 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAL-FM, INC.)
  • WTRG (100.7 FM; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W276AX (103.1 FM; PRINCETON, ETC., NC; Owner: GRACE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL)
  • WQDR (94.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAROLINA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WKIX (102.3 FM; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: NEW AGE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCPE (89.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: EDUCATIONAL INFORMATION CORPORATION)
  • WRNS-FM (95.1 FM; KINSTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WBBB (96.1 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAROLINA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WERO (93.3 FM; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WFXK (104.3 FM; TARBORO, NC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WNCT-FM (107.9 FM; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: WNCT LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSHA (88.9 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: SHAW UNIVERSITY)
  • WWMY (102.9 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WWND, L.L.C.)
  • WRQM (90.9 FM; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES UNIVERSITY OF NC AT CHAPEL HILL)
  • WAJC (90.5 FM; WILSON, NC; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WNNL (103.9 FM; FUQUAY-VARINA, NC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WRSV (92.1 FM; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: NORTHSTAR BROADCATING CORPORATION)
  • WKNS (90.3 FM; KINSTON, NC; Owner: CRAVEN COMMUNITY COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Micro:

  • WNCN (Channel 17; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRAL-TV (Channel 5; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAPITOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WTVD (Channel 11; DURHAM, NC; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLFL (Channel 22; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WLFL LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WRAY-TV (Channel 30; WILSON, NC; Owner: WRAY, INC.)
  • WRDC (Channel 28; DURHAM, NC; Owner: RALEIGH (WRDC-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WARZ-LP (Channel 34; SMITHFIELD/SELMA, NC; Owner: WATERS & BROCK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRAZ (Channel 50; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAZ-TV, INC.)
  • WITN-TV (Channel 7; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: WITN LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WNCT-TV (Channel 9; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRPX (Channel 47; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: PAXSON RALEIGH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WUNK-TV (Channel 25; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WUVC (Channel 40; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPITAL BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WHFL-LP (Channel 56; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: FREE LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • W64CN (Channel 64; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WCTI-TV (Channel 12; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WACN-LP (Channel 34; APEX, NC; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WUNM-TV (Channel 19; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • W63CW (Channel 63; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WHOA-LP (Channel 60; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNCR-LP (Channel 20; WILSON, NC; Owner: ON THE MAP, INC.)
  • W68BK (Channel 68; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: SAINT AUGUSTINE'S COLLEGE)
  • WWIW-LP (Channel 66; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)

Micro fatal accident list:

Jan 3, 2013 06:47 PM, River Run Rd, Hinnant-Edgerton Rd, Lat: 35.54556, Lon: -78.17077, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Apr 22, 1984 00:44 AM, Fields St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 3, Drunken persons involved: 1
Mar 14, 1981 01:55 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Micro Fd Main St (Lat: 35.562667 Lon: -78.198333), Call Sign: WNBC258
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.905 MHz, 154.265 MHz, 154.340 MHzGrant Date: 10/28/2014, Expiration Date: 01/20/2025Registrant: Johnston County 911 Commnuications, 120 South Third Street, Smithfield, NC 27577, Phone: (919) 989-5059, Fax: (919) 989-5009, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • MICRO, Within (Lat: 35.563222 Lon: -78.198889), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 73.2 m, Overall height: 77.7 m, Call Sign: WPNE707
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.84 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6315.84 MHzGrant Date: 01/04/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Certifier: Steven T CampbellRegistrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: W4ZSD, Grant Date: 11/18/1996, Expiration Date: 11/18/2006, Cancellation Date: 11/19/2008, Registrant: William M Watkins, Micro, NC 27555
  • Call Sign: WB3LUL, Licensee ID: L01092134, Grant Date: 12/07/2005, Expiration Date: 12/07/2015, Cancellation Date: 03/28/2006, Certifier: Donald E Sharer, Registrant: Donald E Sharer, Micro, NC 27555-0328
  • Call Sign: AI4OZ, Previous Call Sign: WB3LUL, Licensee ID: L01092134, Grant Date: 12/07/2005, Expiration Date: 12/07/2015, Certifier: Donald E Sharer, Registrant: Donald E Sharer, Micro, NC 27555-0328

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$77,270
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0401.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
  • Hazardous Condition: 2
Most common first names in Micro, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1668.0 years
William1372.7 years
John1174.6 years
George679.3 years
Joseph566.6 years
Lillie581.2 years
Robert565.8 years
Sadie574.6 years
Gladys476.7 years
Arthur465.8 years
Most common last names in Micro, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Pittman1673.1 years
Jones1272.8 years
Creech970.7 years
Smith874.6 years
Davis773.4 years
Hinton775.8 years
Pearce778.7 years
Worley765.6 years
Langston675.8 years
Aycock579.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (68%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (29%)
  • Utility gas (3%)

Micro compared to North Carolina state average:

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