Pikeville, North Carolina

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Population in 2017: 677 (95% urban, 5% rural).
Population change since 2000: -5.8%
 
Males: 290  (42.8%)
Females: 387  (57.2%)
Median resident age:

40.5 years
North Carolina median age:

38.8 years

Zip codes: 27863.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $48,350 (it was $37,500 in 2000)
Pikeville:

$48,350
NC:

$52,752

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $25,257 (it was $18,526 in 2000)

Pikeville town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $112,172 (it was $72,800 in 2000)
Pikeville:

$112,172
NC:

$171,200

Median gross rent in 2017: $780.

March 2019 cost of living index in Pikeville: 86.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 18.7%
(16.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 36.8% for Black residents, 93.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 35.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Pikeville, NC (2010)
    • 58386.0%White alone
    • 548.0%Black alone
    • 324.7%Hispanic
    • 50.7%Two or more races
    • 20.3%American Indian alone
    • 20.3%Asian alone

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



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Pikeville, North Carolina as of May 25, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Pikeville is 52 to 1.



Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.43
North Carolina average:

2.34
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Ancestries: English (15.5%), American (15.0%), German (6.9%), Scotch-Irish (4.8%), Scottish (4.1%), Scandinavian (2.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 142 feet

Land area: 0.53 square miles.

Population density: 1,276 people per square mile   (low).

Pikeville, North Carolina map

24 residents are foreign born (2.7% Europe).

This town:

3.1%
North Carolina:

7.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,454 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,318 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rocky Mount, NC (33.1 miles , pop. 55,893).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (43.1 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (347.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Fremont, NC (1.8 miles ),
Eureka, NC (2.6 miles ),
Goldsboro, NC (2.8 miles ),
Black Creek, NC (3.2 miles ),
Princeton, NC (3.2 miles ),
Lucama, NC (3.2 miles ),
Kenly, NC (3.2 miles ),
Elroy, NC (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 35.50 N, Longitude: 77.99 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 919

Distribution of median household income in Pikeville, NC in 2017
Distribution of house value in Pikeville, NC in 2017
Pikeville satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.4%
North Carolina:

4.1%
Most common industries in Pikeville, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (8.2%)
  • Health care (7.9%)
  • Educational services (7.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.5%)
  • Construction (5.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (9.4%)
  • Construction (7.7%)
  • Truck transportation (5.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.0%)
  • Furniture & home furnishings, household appliance stores (4.4%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.4%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (16.3%)
  • Educational services (12.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.3%)
  • Public administration (7.0%)
  • Health & personal care, except drug, stores (4.7%)
  • Construction (2.3%)
Most common occupations in Pikeville, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (11.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (11.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (8.1%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (7.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.7%)

Average climate in Pikeville, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2015 was 71.5. This is about average.

City:

71.5
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2000 was 3.09. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.09
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2007 was 35.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

35.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2015 was 11.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.9
U.S.:

8.5

Tornado activity:

Pikeville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 14% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.1 miles away from the Pikeville 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 16.5 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:

Pikeville-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 144.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 218.1 miles away from Pikeville center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 279.6 miles away from Pikeville 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 75.9 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 208.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 379.0 miles away from Pikeville center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Wayne County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 11, Ice Storms: 2, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Flood: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Pikeville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Pikeville:

  • AIRPORT ROAD GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 4 miles away; GOLDSBORO, NC)
  • NORWOOD AVENUE HOME (Hospital, about 7 miles away; GOLDSBORO, NC)
  • WAYNE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; GOLDSBORO, NC)
  • HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE CARE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; GOLDSBORO, NC)
  • WILLOW CREEK NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; GOLDSBORO, NC)
  • RAI CARE CENTERS GOLDSBORO (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; GOLDSBORO, NC)
  • GOLDSBORO SOUTH DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; GOLDSBORO, NC)

Amtrak stations near Pikeville:

  • 8 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.
  • 17 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.
  • 17 miles: SELMA-SMITHFIELD (SELMA, 401 E. RAILROAD AVE.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pikeville:

  • Wayne Community College (about 8 miles; Goldsboro, NC; Full-time enrollment: 3,174)
  • Johnston Community College (about 20 miles; Smithfield, NC; FT enrollment: 3,657)
  • Mount Olive College (about 21 miles; Mount Olive, NC; FT enrollment: 3,097)
  • Lenoir Community College (about 30 miles; Kinston, NC; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Pitt Community College (about 33 miles; Winterville, NC; FT enrollment: 7,026)
  • Nash Community College (about 34 miles; Rocky Mount, NC; FT enrollment: 2,520)
  • Edgecombe Community College (about 36 miles; Tarboro, NC; FT enrollment: 2,058)

Public high school in Pikeville:

Private high school in Pikeville:

  • THE ASPERGER CONNECTION SCHOOL (Students: 28, Location: 301 N MILL ST, Grades: KG-9)

Public elementary/middle schools in Pikeville:

  • NORTHEAST ELEMENTARY (Location: 4665 NC HWY 111 N, Grades: PK-5)
  • NORTHWEST ELEMENTARY (Location: 1769 PIKEVILLE/PRINCETON HWY, Grades: KG-5)
See full list of schools located in Pikeville

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Pikeville: Pikeville Police Department (A), Wayne County Public Library - Pikeville Branch (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Tim Talton - Major League Baseball player.

Wayne County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

59.5%
Whole state:

66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

3.3%
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: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Pikeville (2011 data):

  • The Heritage Bank: Pikeville Branch at 100 West Main Street, branch established on 1935/12/01. Info updated 2011/07/11: Bank assets: $265.5 mil, Deposits: $228.1 mil, headquarters in Lucama, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Heritage Bancshares, Inc.
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Pikeville Branch at 102 East Main Street, branch established on 1949/11/21. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Pikeville:

Marital status in Pikeville, NC
  • Never married: 32.9%
  • Now married: 42.3%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 16.1%

For population 25 years and over in Pikeville:

  • High school or higher: 89.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
North Carolina average:

11.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Pikeville, NC (based on Wayne County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant29,543157
Mainline Protestant12,48264
Catholic2,8002
Other2,43810
Black Protestant2,38434
None72,976-
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: 22
Wayne County:

1.94 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

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

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
Wayne County:

0.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 61
This county:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 75
Wayne County:

6.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Wayne County:

10.4%
State:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

30.8%
North Carolina:

28.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.6%
North Carolina:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Pikeville:

44.3%
North Carolina:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

37.6%
North Carolina:

44.6%

Average BMI:
Pikeville:

28.5
North Carolina:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

24.1%
North Carolina:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.7%
North Carolina:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
Pikeville:

31.9%
North Carolina:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

48.6%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

74.1%
North Carolina:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Pikeville, 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
Electric Power 8$21,689$32,5342$2,126
Police Protection - Officers 3$8,282$33,1280$0
Financial Administration 2$5,129$30,7741$1,329
Sewerage 1$4,296$51,5520$0
Water Supply 1$2,073$24,8760$0
Parks and Recreation 1$1,904$22,8480$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$797
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 16$43,373$32,5304$4,252

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

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $1,090,000 ($1610.04)
    Sewerage: $312,000 ($460.86)
    Water Utilities: $209,000 ($308.71)
    Police Protection: $193,000 ($285.08)
    Financial Administration: $81,000 ($119.65)
    Regular Highways: $75,000 ($110.78)
    Parks and Recreation: $59,000 ($87.15)
    Solid Waste Management: $42,000 ($62.04)
    Local Fire Protection: $31,000 ($45.79)
    Natural Resources - Other: $28,000 ($41.36)
    Central Staff Services: $13,000 ($19.20)
    General - Other: $10,000 ($14.77)
    Libraries: $6,000 ($8.86)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $20,000 ($29.54)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $252,000 ($372.23)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $28,000 ($41.36)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $161,000 ($237.81)
    Solid Waste Management: $45,000 ($66.47)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $9,000 ($13.29)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $15,000 ($22.16)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $22,000 ($32.50)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $71,000 ($104.87)
    Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($8.86)
    Sale of Property: $5,000 ($7.39)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $1,174,000 ($1734.12)
    Water Utilities: $168,000 ($248.15)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $161,000 ($237.81)
    Other: $5,000 ($7.39)
  • Tax - Property: $253,000 ($373.71)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $2,000 ($2.95)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,199,000 ($1771.05)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,100,000 ($1624.82)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $99,000 ($146.23)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,337,000 ($1974.89)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $291,000 ($429.84)

6.46% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($36,949 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.46%
North Carolina average:

7.88%

0.48% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,858 average AGI)
Wayne County:

0.48%
North Carolina average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Johnston County, NC  0.46% ($33,328 average AGI)
from Lenoir County, NC  0.35% ($34,401)
from Wake County, NC  0.35% ($38,307)


6.87% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($38,352 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.87%
North Carolina average:

7.23%

0.39% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,158 average AGI)
Wayne County:

0.39%
North Carolina average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Johnston County, NC  0.50% ($38,381 average AGI)
to Wake County, NC  0.47% ($27,787)
to Lenoir County, NC  0.30% ($31,200)

Businesses in Pikeville, NC

  • U.S. Cellular: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Pikeville:

  • WGBR (1150 AM; 5 kW; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: NEW AGE COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WGTM (590 AM; 5 kW; WILSON, NC; Owner: SPIRIT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WFMC (730 AM; 1 kW; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: NEW AGE COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WDJS (1430 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT OLIVE, NC; Owner: MOUNT OLIVE BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSSG (1300 AM; 1 kW; GOLDSBORO, NC)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WETC (540 AM; 8 kW; WENDELL-ZEBULON, NC; Owner: CAROLINA REGIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMPM (1270 AM; 5 kW; SMITHFIELD, NC; Owner: CAROLINA BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WRNS (960 AM; 5 kW; KINSTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WNCT (1070 AM; 10 kW; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: WNCT LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGHB (1250 AM; 5 kW; FARMVILLE, NC; Owner: CONNER MEDIA, INC.)
  • WCKB (780 AM; 7 kW; DUNN, NC; Owner: NORTH CAROLINA CENTRAL BROADCASTERS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pikeville:

  • WYMY (96.9 FM; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: NEW AGE COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WKIX (102.3 FM; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: NEW AGE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTRG (100.7 FM; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRDU (106.1 FM; WILSON, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRNS-FM (95.1 FM; KINSTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • W276AX (103.1 FM; PRINCETON, ETC., NC; Owner: GRACE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL)
  • WRAL (101.5 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAL-FM, INC.)
  • WERO (93.3 FM; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WNCT-FM (107.9 FM; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: WNCT LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFXK (104.3 FM; TARBORO, NC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WKNS (90.3 FM; KINSTON, NC; Owner: CRAVEN COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WQDR (94.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAROLINA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WCPE (89.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: EDUCATIONAL INFORMATION CORPORATION)
  • WRQM (90.9 FM; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES UNIVERSITY OF NC AT CHAPEL HILL)
  • WZUP (104.7 FM; ROSE HILL, NC; Owner: CONNER MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WRSV (92.1 FM; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: NORTHSTAR BROADCATING CORPORATION)
  • WBBB (96.1 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAROLINA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WAGO (88.7 FM; SNOW HILL, NC; Owner: PATHWAY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY, INC.)
  • WELS-FM (102.9 FM; KINSTON, NC; Owner: KINSTON CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • W287AI (105.3 FM; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Pikeville:

  • WRAL-TV (Channel 5; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAPITOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WTVD (Channel 11; DURHAM, NC; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WRAY-TV (Channel 30; WILSON, NC; Owner: WRAY, INC.)
  • WITN-TV (Channel 7; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: WITN LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WNCN (Channel 17; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNCT-TV (Channel 9; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHFL-LP (Channel 56; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: FREE LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WUNK-TV (Channel 25; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WLFL (Channel 22; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WLFL LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WRDC (Channel 28; DURHAM, NC; Owner: RALEIGH (WRDC-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • W63CW (Channel 63; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WCTI-TV (Channel 12; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUNM-TV (Channel 19; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WRPX (Channel 47; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: PAXSON RALEIGH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WRAZ (Channel 50; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAZ-TV, INC.)
  • WNCR-LP (Channel 20; WILSON, NC; Owner: ON THE MAP, INC.)
  • WUVC (Channel 40; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPITAL BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WARZ-LP (Channel 34; SMITHFIELD/SELMA, NC; Owner: WATERS & BROCK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYDO (Channel 14; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF EASTERN CAROLINA LICENSE LLC)
  • W64AZ (Channel 64; KINSTON-GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: GOCOM TELEVISION, L.P.,)

Pikeville fatal accident list:

Aug 12, 1988 02:00 PM, 117n, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 174ft / 53.1mTotal length
  • 62,530Total average daily traffic
  • 9,514Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Pikeville, NC - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11960-1969
  • 21990-1999
  • 92000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Pikeville, NC

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

38 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Pikeville)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Us Hwy 117 N (Lat: 35.496000 Lon: -77.981944), Call Sign: KAW498, Licensee ID: L00066193,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.130 MHz, Grant Date: 01/19/2002, Expiration Date: 01/19/2012, Cancellation Date: 03/24/2012, Registrant: County Of Wayne, Goldsboro, NC 27530, Phone: (919) 731-1416
  • 5.8 Mi E On Goldsboro Patetown Hwy (Lat: 35.508500 Lon: -77.899694), Call Sign: KAW509, Licensee ID: L00066193,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.130 MHz, Grant Date: 01/19/2002, Expiration Date: 01/19/2012, Cancellation Date: 03/24/2012, Registrant: County Of Wayne, Box 227, Goldsboro, NC 27530, Phone: (919) 731-1416
  • Hwy 17 N (Lat: 35.486861 Lon: -77.983000), Call Sign: WQBD993,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.212 MHz, 464.037 MHz, 464.237 MHz, 464.062 MHz, 464.262 MHz, 464.087 MHz, 464.287 MHz, 464.112 MHz, 464.312 MHz, 464.137 MHz... (+4 more), Grant Date: 09/24/2004, Expiration Date: 09/24/2014, Cancellation Date: 11/29/2014, Certifier: Thomas L Jackson, Registrant: Erc Parts, Inc., 4001 Cobb International Blvd., Kennesaw, GA 30152, Phone: (800) 241-6880, Fax: (770) 951-1875, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Goldsboro Wayne Airport (Lat: 35.461833 Lon: -77.962194), Type: Tower, Call Sign: WRLG2043, Licensee ID: L00368994,
    Assigned Frequencies: 331.100 MHz, Grant Date: 01/13/1997, Expiration Date: 01/13/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/05/2002, Registrant: Goldsboro Wayne Airport Authority, Goldsboro, NC 27533

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pikeville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

19 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Pikeville)

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 45. The highest number of fires - 112 took place in 2017, and the least - 0 in 2003. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Pikeville, NC When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (43.7%), and Outside Fires (43.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Pikeville, NC
    • 33743.7%Structure Fires
    • 33343.2%Outside Fires
    • 8110.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 202.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Pikeville, NC
Most common first names in Pikeville, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William6069.0 years
James5468.5 years
Mary3978.4 years
John2664.1 years
Robert1673.5 years
Willie1577.1 years
George1570.7 years
Margaret1474.6 years
Charles1472.4 years
Annie1282.6 years
Most common last names in Pikeville, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Lancaster5971.6 years
Howell5575.6 years
Smith5374.9 years
Jones3271.5 years
Pate2976.1 years
Davis2575.7 years
Edmundson1976.0 years
Sasser1780.2 years
Crawford1778.3 years
Gurley1677.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Pikeville, NC
  • 53.6%Electricity
  • 41.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.1%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Pikeville, NC
  • 58.3%Electricity
  • 30.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.1%Utility gas
  • 5.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Pikeville compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage 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.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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