Misenheimer, North Carolina

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Population in 2014: 684 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Males: 426  (62.3%)
Females: 258  (37.7%)
Median resident age:  21.3 years
North Carolina median age:  38.4 years

Zip codes: 28071, 28109, 28137.

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Estimated median household income in 2015: $41,750
Misenheimer:

$41,750
NC:

$47,830

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $21,703

Misenheimer village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $132,504
Misenheimer:

$132,504
NC:

$160,100

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $163,586; Detached houses: $178,324; Townhouses or other attached units: $141,246; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $84,414; Mobile homes: $64,807

Median gross rent in 2015: $542.

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  • Races in Misenheimer, NC (2010)

    Misenheimer races chart
    • 61985.0%White alone
    • 517.0%Black alone
    • 314.3%Hispanic
    • 152.1%Two or more races
    • 91.2%Asian alone
    • 20.3%American Indian alone
    • 10.1%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Misenheimer: 81.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: German (21.3%), Scotch-Irish (7.6%), Italian (4.7%), American (4.5%), Dutch (3.5%), English (3.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 2003

Elevation: 675 feet

Misenheimer,NC real estate house value index trend

For population 25 years and over in Misenheimer:

  • High school or higher: 86.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 36.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.9%

For population 15 years and over in Misenheimer village:

  • Never married: 79.3%
  • Now married: 15.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 1.4%
  • Divorced: 4.0%

51 residents are foreign born (2.8% Europe, 2.1% North America, 1.8% Latin America).

This village:

7.0%
North Carolina:

7.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $901 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $760 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Concord, NC (18.4 miles , pop. 55,977).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (36.0 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (420.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Richfield, NC (1.4 miles ), New London, NC (2.2 miles ), Millingport, NC (2.7 miles ), Rockwell, NC (2.9 miles ), Mount Pleasant, NC (3.2 miles ), Township 6, Rimertown, NC (3.2 miles ), Albemarle, NC (3.2 miles ), Badin, NC (3.3 miles ).

Latitude: 35.48 N, Longitude: 80.29 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 704

Misenheimer household income distribution Misenheimer home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

7.42
North Carolina average:

2.39
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.1%
North Carolina:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (59%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (3%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (2%)
  • Educational services (55%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (3%)
  • Finance and insurance (2%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Personal care and service occupations (22%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (24%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

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

Tornado activity:

Misenheimer-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 0% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.4 miles away from the Misenheimer village center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 10/7/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 28.2 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 4 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Misenheimer-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 83% 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 167.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 179.0 miles away from Misenheimer 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 276.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 207.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/13/1998 at 09:56:11, a magnitude 3.9 (3.5 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 61.3 miles away from Misenheimer center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 149.0 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 Stanly County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Misenheimer:

  • BETHANY WOODS NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; ALBEMARLE, NC)
  • BMA ALBEMARLE (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; ALBEMARLE, NC)
  • STANLY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; ALBEMARLE, NC)
  • A JACK WALL GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 11 miles away; ALBEMARLE, NC)
  • MARIE G. SMITH GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 12 miles away; ALBEMARLE, NC)
  • ROBERT W THOMPSON GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 12 miles away; ALBEMARLE, NC)
  • FORREST OAKES HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; ALBEMARLE, NC)

Amtrak stations near Misenheimer:

  • 17 miles: SALISBURY (DEPOT & LIBERTY STS.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 19 miles: KANNAPOLIS (306 N. MAIN ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

College/University in Misenheimer:

  • Pfeiffer University (Full-time enrollment: 1,602; Location: 48380 US Hwy 52N; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.pfeiffer.edu; Offers Master's degree)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Misenheimer:

  • Stanly Community College (about 11 miles; Albemarle, NC; Full-time enrollment: 2,307)
  • Rowan-Cabarrus Community College (about 16 miles; Salisbury, NC; FT enrollment: 5,749)
  • Davidson County Community College (about 28 miles; Thomasville, NC; FT enrollment: 3,581)
  • University of North Carolina at Charlotte (about 29 miles; Charlotte, NC; FT enrollment: 22,807)
  • Randolph Community College (about 30 miles; Asheboro, NC; FT enrollment: 2,528)
  • NASCAR Technical Institute (about 33 miles; Mooresville, NC; FT enrollment: 2,350)
  • Central Piedmont Community College (about 36 miles; Charlotte, NC; FT enrollment: 15,371)

Public high school in Misenheimer:

  • GRAY STONE DAY (Location: 49464 MERNER TERRACE, Grades: 9-12, Charter school)
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Notable location: Misenheimer Springs Station (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Misenheimer: Wesley Chapel (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Stanly 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 45.3. This is significantly better than average.

City:

45.3
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.282. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.282
U.S.:

0.293

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 19.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.26. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.26
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 17.3%
(18.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.1 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  56.8%
Whole state:  66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  7.2%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.9% of all households
496 people in college/university student housing in 2010

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.4
North Carolina average:

12.2

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Misenheimer village (based on Stanly County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant26,18298
Mainline Protestant12,30742
Black Protestant9556
Catholic6361
Other6283
None20,138-
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: 12
Stanly County:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

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

0.34 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

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

4.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.9%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Stanly County:

27.1%
North Carolina:

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

11.6%
State:

15.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$1,688
Police Protection - Officers 4$10,810$32,4303$1,069
Totals for Government 4$10,810$32,4304$2,757

3.99% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,281 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.99%
North Carolina average:

7.13%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cabarrus County, NC  0.69% ($34,896 average AGI)
from Mecklenburg County, NC  0.47% ($38,704)
from Union County, NC  0.30% ($27,726)


4.26% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,027 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.26%
North Carolina average:

6.77%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cabarrus County, NC  0.62% ($33,063 average AGI)
to Mecklenburg County, NC  0.57% ($28,729)
to Rowan County, NC  0.27% ($27,877)

Strongest AM radio stations in Misenheimer:

  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSPC (1010 AM; 1 kW; ALBEMARLE, NC; Owner: NORMAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHKY (1290 AM; 50 kW; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)
  • WAGL (1560 AM; daytime; 50 kW; LANCASTER, SC; Owner: PALMETTO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WNOW (1030 AM; daytime; 9 kW; MINT HILL, NC; Owner: CHARLOTTE METRO RADIO, INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WLXN (1440 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, NC; Owner: DAVIDSON COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WFNZ (610 AM; 5 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WZKY (1580 AM; 1 kW; ALBEMARLE, NC; Owner: NORMAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLTC (1370 AM; 20 kW; GASTONIA, NC)
  • WGFY (1480 AM; 10 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Misenheimer:

  • WABZ-FM (100.9 FM; ALBEMARLE, NC; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA RADIO CORP.)
  • WFAE (90.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY RADIO FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WTHZ (94.1 FM; LEXINGTON, NC; Owner: DAVIDSON COUNTY BROADCASTING CO, INC)
  • WSOC-FM (103.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSSS (104.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WFMX (105.7 FM; STATESVILLE, NC; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WEND (106.5 FM; SALISBURY, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWMG (96.1 FM; SHELBY, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMAG (99.5 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKKT (96.9 FM; STATESVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKRR (92.3 FM; ASHEBORO, NC; Owner: DICK BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC. OF TENNESSEE)
  • WLNK (107.9 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WQMG-FM (97.1 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WOZN (98.7 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WDAV (89.9 FM; DAVIDSON, NC; Owner: THE TRUSTEES OF DAVIDSON COLLEGE)
  • WRFX-FM (99.7 FM; KANNAPOLIS, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTJY (89.5 FM; ASHEBORO, NC; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Misenheimer:

  • WAXN (Channel 64; KANNAPOLIS, NC; Owner: WSOC-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WUNG-TV (Channel 58; CONCORD, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WFMY-TV (Channel 2; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WFMY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WAFF (Channel 48; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WGTB-LP (Channel 28; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: VICTORY CHRISTIAN CENTER, INC.)
  • WSOC-TV (Channel 9; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WSOC-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WTVI (Channel 42; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: CHARLOTTE-MECKLENBURG PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • 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.)
  • WBTV (Channel 3; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS/WBTV, INC.)
  • WCCB (Channel 18; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: NORTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WGHP (Channel 8; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: WGHP LICENSE, 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.)
  • W25BR (Channel 25; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • W52CW (Channel 52; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W34BN (Channel 34; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 12m39ftTotal length
  • 9,330Total average daily traffic
  • 706Total average daily truck traffic
  • 18,660Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KF4FNU, Licensee ID: L01091047, Grant Date: 12/06/2005, Expiration Date: 12/14/2015, Registrant: William R Harrard, Misenheimer, NC 28109
  • Call Sign: WB2YSH, Previous Call Sign: KE4PVT, Licensee ID: L00455761, Grant Date: 06/29/1996, Expiration Date: 06/29/2006, Cancellation Date: 07/01/2008, Certifier: Marc L Dworkin, Registrant: Marc L Dworkin, Misenheimer, NC 28109

Misenheimer compared to North Carolina state average:

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

Misenheimer on our top lists:

  • #27 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of college students"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 100 cities with youngest residents"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
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