Newland, North Carolina

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Population in 2013: 688 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.3%
 
Males: 403  (58.7%)
Females: 285  (41.3%)
Median resident age:  34.0 years
North Carolina median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 28657.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $28,608 (it was $24,375 in 2000)
Newland:

$28,608
NC:

$45,906

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,632 (it was $18,344 in 2000)

Newland town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $155,907 (it was $60,300 in 2000)
Newland:

$155,907
NC:

$154,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $175,774; Detached houses: $195,417; Mobile homes: $36,012

Median gross rent in 2013: $579.

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  • Races in Newland, NC (2013)

    Newland races chart
    • 52168.7%White alone
    • 16021.1%Hispanic
    • 577.5%Two or more races
    • 111.5%Black alone
    • 91.2%Asian alone
    • 10.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Newland: 84.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (12.3%), Irish (9.2%), Scotch-Irish (8.6%), German (8.0%), United States (7.9%), Scottish (4.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 3621 feet

Land area: 0.67 square miles.

Population density: 1,021 people per square mile   (low).

Newland,NC real estate house value index trend

Newland, North Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Newland:

  • High school or higher: 82.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.1%
  • Unemployed: 6.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Newland town:

  • Never married: 35.7%
  • Now married: 47.3%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 7.0%
  • Divorced: 8.2%

86 residents are foreign born (9.0% Latin America).

This town:

11.3%
North Carolina:

7.6%



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists there were 17 registered sex offenders living in Newland, North Carolina as of August 27, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Newland to the number of sex offenders is 40 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $936 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $637 (0.4%)

Newland satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Johnson City, TN (30.3 miles , pop. 55,469).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (86.6 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (457.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Grandfather, NC (2.1 miles) , Crossnore, NC (2.1 miles ), Sugar Mountain, NC (2.2 miles ), Elk Park, NC (2.4 miles ), Banner Elk, NC (2.4 miles ), Seven Devils, NC (2.8 miles) , Beech Mountain, NC (2.9 miles ), Foscoe, NC (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 36.09 N, Longitude: 81.93 W

Area code: 828

Newland household income distribution Newland home values distribution

Crime rates in Newland by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2011 2012 2013
Murders 000000000002
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0292.8
Rapes 00000030000N/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0452.50.00.00.00.0N/A
Robberies 010000100100
per 100,000 0.0137.40.00.00.00.0150.80.00.0141.40.00.0
Assaults 401010000020
per 100,000 558.70.0139.90.0140.60.00.00.00.00.0287.40.0
Burglaries 466415305613
per 100,000 558.7824.2839.2557.9140.6714.3452.50.0769.2848.7143.7439.2
Thefts 31242430201519191381721
per 100,000 4,329.63,296.73,356.64,184.12,812.92,142.92,865.82,927.62,000.01,131.52,442.53,074.7
Auto thefts 107411300022
per 100,000 139.70.0979.0557.9140.6142.9452.50.00.00.0287.4292.8
Arson 000100000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0139.50.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 297.1) 304.3209.5271.7227.9146.8133.6535.3106.3121.5133.5170.9692.4

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Newland detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

7.32
North Carolina average:

2.39
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.7%
North Carolina:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +57 (+8.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (45%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (41%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)
  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (12%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)

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

Average climate in Newland, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Newland-area historical tornado activity is below North Carolina state average. It is 52% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/7/1998, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 34.1 miles away from the Newland town center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.

On 5/5/1989, a category F4 tornado 40.0 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 52 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Newland-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 81% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 183.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 156.4 miles away from Newland center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 115.7 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 74.1 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 77.0 miles away from Newland center
On 6/29/1996 at 19:30:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 76.1 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 Avery County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Newland topographic map

Birthplace of: Max Roach - Jazz drummer, Paul Johnson (American football coach) - College football coach.

Hospitals and medical centers in Newland:

  • HOSPICE OF AVERY COUNTY (351 WEST MITCHELL STREET)
  • TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT (545 SCHULTZ CIRCLE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Newland:

  • ROAN HIGHLANDS NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ROAN MOUNTAIN, TN)
  • BLOWING ROCK HOSPITAL LTC (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; BLOWING ROCK, NC)
  • THE HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE CENTER OF MITCHELL C (Hospital, about 15 miles away; SPRUCE PINE, NC)
  • SPRUCE PINE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; SPRUCE PINE, NC)
  • MAYLAND DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; SPRUCE PINE, NC)
  • BRIAN CTR HEALTH AND REHAB/SPRUC (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; SPRUCE PINE, NC)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Newland:

  • Appalachian State University (about 17 miles; Boone, NC; Full-time enrollment: 17,362)
  • Western Piedmont Community College (about 29 miles; Morganton, NC; FT enrollment: 2,205)
  • East Tennessee State University (about 29 miles; Johnson City, TN; FT enrollment: 12,774)
  • Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute (about 30 miles; Hudson, NC; FT enrollment: 3,636)
  • King University (about 37 miles; Bristol, TN; FT enrollment: 2,472)
  • Northeast State Community College (about 39 miles; Blountville, TN; FT enrollment: 4,480)
  • Wilkes Community College (about 42 miles; Wilkesboro, NC; FT enrollment: 2,292)

Public high schools in Newland:

Public elementary/middle schools in Newland:

See full list of schools located in Newland

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Are you aware that Max Roach ( a very famous jazz drummer) was born in Newland in 1925.

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Streams, rivers, and creeks: Handpole Branch (A), Kentucky Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Avery County Historical Museum (1829 Schultz Circle).

Courts: Avery County - Clerk of Superior Court (200 Old Montezuma Road), North Carolina State Government - District Court Judge (200 Old Montezuma Road).

Avery County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 61.0. This is better than average.

City:

61.0
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 28.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 22.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.4
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 7.58. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.58
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Newland and their reported violations in the past:

MTN GLEN GOLF CLUB (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
OAK GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
SECLUDED VALLEY CAMPGROUND (Population served: 120, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (AUG-11-2007), St Boil Water Order (AUG-11-2007), St Public Notif requested (AUG-11-2007), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-11-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUL-07-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
TEMPLE BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
HENSON CREEK BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
VICTORY BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 90, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
PLEASANT HILL BAPT CHURCH (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
SPEAR GRILL AND SUPPERETTE (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations

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

  • WALNUT GROVE PRESBYTERIAN CH (Population served: 75, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WHITE`S MEMORIAL BAPT CHURCH (Population served: 40, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 23.9%
(16.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 92.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  57.4%
Whole state:  66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  2.9%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
30 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
5 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Newland compared to North Carolina state average:

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

Banks with branches in Newland (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Newland Main Branch at 350 Cranberry Street, branch established on 1972/06/16. 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
  • United Community Bank: Newland Branch at 200 Linville Street, branch established on 1921/01/01. Info updated 2009/06/23: Bank assets: $6,977.4 mil, Deposits: $6,170.1 mil, headquarters in Blairsville, GA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 106 total offices, Holding Company: United Community Banks, Inc.
  • First-Citizens Bank & Trust Company: Avery County Bank Branch at Estatoa Street, branch established on 1913/10/16. 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.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.2
North Carolina average:

12.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (52%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (28%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14%)
  • Utility gas (5%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Newland town (based on Avery County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,71147
Mainline Protestant98013
Catholic3901
Black Protestant1721
Other962
None10,204-
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: 5
Avery County:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Avery County:

7.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
Here:

12.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.8%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Avery County:

26.5%
North Carolina:

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

16.0%
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 10$11,652
Police Protection - Officers 5$13,394$32,1460$0
Streets and Highways 4$10,673$32,0190$0
Totals for Government 9$24,067$32,08910$11,652

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

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $207,000 ($300.87)
    Sewerage: $174,000 ($252.91)
    General Public Buildings: $161,000 ($234.01)
    Water Utilities: $75,000 ($109.01)
    General - Other: $55,000 ($79.94)
    Central Staff Services: $42,000 ($61.05)
    Regular Highways: $36,000 ($52.33)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($14.53)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $40,000 ($58.14)
    Central Staff: $25,000 ($36.34)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $234,000 ($340.12)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $14,000 ($20.35)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $233,000 ($338.66)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $129,000 ($187.50)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $23,000 ($33.43)
    Interest Earnings: $17,000 ($24.71)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $100,000 ($145.35)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $88,000 ($127.91)
    General Support: $47,000 ($68.31)
    Transit Utilities: $34,000 ($49.42)
    Highways: $30,000 ($43.60)
  • Tax - Property: $155,000 ($225.29)
    NEC: $5,000 ($7.27)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $237,000 ($344.48)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $168,000 ($244.19)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $227,000 ($329.94)
    Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $157,000 ($228.20)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $11,000 ($15.99)
    Water Utilities: $10,000 ($14.53)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $702,000 ($1020.35)

5.64% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,121 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.64%
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 Watauga County, NC  0.79% ($31,256 average AGI)
from Mitchell County, NC  0.39% ($25,571)
from Carter County, TN  0.31% ($25,824)


6.12% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,787 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.12%
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 Watauga County, NC  0.95% ($30,981 average AGI)
to Mitchell County, NC  0.42% ($22,478)
to Carter County, TN  0.40% ($27,909)

Strongest AM radio stations in Newland:

  • WECR (1130 AM; daytime; 1 kW; NEWLAND, NC; Owner: RONDINARO BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WXIT (1200 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BLOWING ROCK, NC; Owner: RONDINARO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WHKY (1290 AM; 50 kW; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)
  • WTOE (1470 AM; 5 kW; SPRUCE PINE, NC; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY MEDIA, INC.)
  • WKYK (940 AM; 5 kW; BURNSVILLE, NC; Owner: MARK MEDIA, INC.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGOC (640 AM; 10 kW; BLOUNTVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WZAP (690 AM; 10 kW; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: RAM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCIS (760 AM; daytime; 4 kW; MORGANTON, NC; Owner: W.F.M. INCORPORATED)
  • WKGX (1080 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LENOIR, NC; Owner: FOOTHILLS RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WKSK (580 AM; 5 kW; W.JEFFERSON, NC; Owner: CADDELL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKJV (1380 AM; 25 kW; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: INTERNATIONAL BAPTIST OUTREACH MISSIONS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Newland:

  • WECR-FM (102.3 FM; BEECH MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: RONDINARO BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WZJS (100.7 FM; BANNER ELK, NC; Owner: HIGHLAND COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATES, LLC)
  • W285DG (104.9 FM; BOONE, NC; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W225AA (92.9 FM; BOONE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WMIT (106.9 FM; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNCW (88.7 FM; SPINDALE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WHCB (91.5 FM; BRISTOL, TN; Owner: APPALACHIAN EDUC. COMMUNICATION CORP)
  • WETS-FM (89.5 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: EAST TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WXBQ-FM (96.9 FM; BRISTOL, TN; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WPJO (99.3 FM; ELIZABETHTON, TN; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WCQR-FM (88.3 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • W214AP (90.7 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WQUT (101.5 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTFM (98.5 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WKVS (103.3 FM; LENOIR, NC; Owner: FOOTHILLS RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • W232AV (94.3 FM; LENOIR, NC; Owner: DAVID TORRES)
  • W218BW (91.5 FM; LENOIR, NC; Owner: EAST TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WKSF (99.9 FM; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTPT (93.3 FM; FOREST CITY, NC; Owner: UPSTATE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WAGI-FM (105.3 FM; GAFFNEY, SC; Owner: GAFFNEY BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Newland:

  • WUNE-TV (Channel 17; LINVILLE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WCYB-TV (Channel 5; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: APPALACHIAN BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WASV-TV (Channel 62; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SOUTH CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W65DT (Channel 65; BOONE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • W59AK (Channel 59; ZIONVILLE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)

Newland fatal accident list:

Jan 30, 2013 04:13 PM, Sr-181, Us-221, Lat: 36.06446, Lon: -81.89484, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 30, 2012 01:23 AM, S. Linville Ave., Us-221, Lat: 36.07053, Lon: -81.87041, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Sep 16, 1999 10:59 AM, Sr-194, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 5m16ftTotal length
  • 18,100Total average daily traffic
  • 1,879Total average daily truck traffic
  • 36,200Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Newland, NC)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Wecr Am Studio 1281 Newland Hwy (Lat: 36.077611 Lon: -81.916222), Overall height: 124.1 m, Call Sign: WPNF268
    Assigned Frequencies: 948.375 MHz, 948.625 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/24/1998, Expiration Date: 12/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 08/23/2011
    Registrant: Phone: (423) 968-4455

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Newland)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: QUAD CITY ULTRALIGHT CHALLENGER II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 2493G , Serial Number: CH2-0195-1277, Year manufactured: 1995, Airworthiness Date: 09/25/2007
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Brandi Forbes, 180 Sugar Mountain 1 Rd, Newland, NC 28657, Other Owners: Roy B Jr Smith
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 590R , Serial Number: 28-21327, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 12/16/1965
    Registrant (Individual): Avery A Barrier, 7454 Dogwood Knob Rd, Newland, NC 28657

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 60
  • Hazardous Condition: 62

Incident types - Newland

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Most common first names in Newland, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James6475.5 years
William5076.6 years
Robert3774.0 years
Mary3477.6 years
John3476.7 years
Charles3273.8 years
Thomas2170.9 years
Margaret1973.3 years
George1976.2 years
Paul1874.2 years
Most common last names in Newland, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hughes8475.1 years
Buchanan6575.5 years
Johnson6277.8 years
Clark5473.0 years
Vance4975.9 years
Carpenter4676.6 years
Taylor3871.6 years
Burleson3777.3 years
Benfield3475.2 years
Daniels3475.3 years
Businesses in Newland, NC
NameCountNameCount
CVS1Subway1
FedEx1True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
McDonald's1UPS1
RadioShack1
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