Pilot Mountain, North Carolina

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Population in 2014: 1,469 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +14.7%
 
Males: 691  (47.1%)
Females: 778  (52.9%)
Median resident age:  39.4 years
North Carolina median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 27041.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $33,929 (it was $33,529 in 2000)
Pilot Mountain:

$33,929
NC:

$45,906

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,280 (it was $18,526 in 2000)

Pilot Mountain town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $150,530 (it was $104,000 in 2000)
Pilot Mountain:

$150,530
NC:

$154,300

Median gross rent in 2013: $689.

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  • Races in Pilot Mountain, NC (2010)

    Pilot Mountain races chart
    • 1,29587.7%White alone
    • 956.4%Black alone
    • 493.3%Hispanic
    • 151.0%Two or more races
    • 130.9%Asian alone
    • 60.4%American Indian alone
    • 30.2%Other race alone
    • 10.07%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Pilot Mountain: 83.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (24.3%), English (13.5%), German (11.0%), Irish (8.5%), Greek (2.8%), French (2.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1152 feet

Land area: 1.73 square miles.

Population density: 851 people per square mile   (low).

Pilot Mountain,NC real estate house value index trend

Pilot Mountain, North Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Pilot Mountain:

  • High school or higher: 83.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.8%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Pilot Mountain town:

  • Never married: 24.2%
  • Now married: 48.8%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 6.2%
  • Divorced: 16.9%

87 residents are foreign born (2.6% Latin America, 1.3% Africa, 1.0% Europe).

This town:

5.2%
North Carolina:

7.6%



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Pilot Mountain, North Carolina as of December 07, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Pilot Mountain to the number of sex offenders is 164 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,374 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,261 (0.9%)

Pilot Mountain satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Winston-Salem, NC (22.7 miles , pop. 185,776).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Greensboro, NC (41.9 miles , pop. 223,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (382.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Pinnacle, NC (2.1 miles ), King, NC (3.2 miles ), White Plains, NC (3.2 miles ), Mount Airy, NC (3.3 miles ), East Bend, NC (3.4 miles ), Toast, NC (3.5 miles ), Tobaccoville, NC (3.5 miles ), Dobson, NC (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 36.38 N, Longitude: 80.47 W

Area code: 336

Pilot Mountain household income distribution Pilot Mountain home values distribution

Crime rates in Pilot Mountain by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2008 2009 2011 2013 2014
Murders 000100000
per 100,000 0.00.00.077.20.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 1001020N/A1
per 100,000 75.50.00.077.20.0157.40.0N/A67.9
Robberies 122021001
per 100,000 75.5155.4155.30.0157.678.70.00.067.9
Assaults 216214142
per 100,000 151.177.7465.8154.478.8314.766.8270.8135.9
Burglaries 1613863845212026
per 100,000 1,208.51,010.1621.1463.32,994.53,540.51,403.71,354.11,766.3
Thefts 71948499111110809878
per 100,000 5,362.57,303.86,521.77,644.88,747.08,654.65,347.66,635.15,298.9
Auto thefts 562275232
per 100,000 377.6466.2155.3154.4551.6393.4133.7203.1135.9
Arson 010010000
per 100,000 0.077.70.00.078.80.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 288.5) 459.4479.8473.8620.3691.9869.7349.0446.9465.4

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Crime rate in Pilot Mountain detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.43
North Carolina average:

2.41
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.1%
North Carolina:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +130 (+11.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Educational services (24%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Pilot Mountain, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Pilot Mountain-area historical tornado activity is below North Carolina state average. It is 40% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/22/1985, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 22.6 miles away from the Pilot Mountain town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/5/1989, a category F3 tornado 23.2 miles away from the town center injured 30 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pilot Mountain-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 82% 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 228.9 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 207.9 miles away from Pilot Mountain center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 98.2 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 99.1 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 199.4 miles away from Pilot Mountain center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 164.4 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 Surry County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Droughts: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Pilot Mountain topographic map

Birthplace of: Ed Cooke (American football) - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Pilot Mountain:

  • UNIVERSAL HEALTH CARE/KING (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; KING, NC)
  • STOKES COUNTY ICF/MR (Hospital, about 10 miles away; KING, NC)
  • CENTRAL CONTINUING CARE (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; MOUNT AIRY, NC)
  • MOUNT AIRY DIALYSIS CENTER OF WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; MOUNT AIRY, NC)
  • PARK DRIVE GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 11 miles away; MOUNT AIRY, NC)
  • KING DIALYSIS CENTER OF WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; KING, NC)
  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; KING, NC)

Heliports located in Pilot Mountain:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pilot Mountain:

  • Surry Community College (about 14 miles; Dobson, NC; Full-time enrollment: 2,686)
  • Wake Forest University (about 21 miles; Winston Salem, NC; FT enrollment: 6,407)
  • Forsyth Technical Community College (about 25 miles; Winston Salem, NC; FT enrollment: 7,190)
  • Winston-Salem State University (about 25 miles; Winston-Salem, NC; FT enrollment: 5,378)
  • Guilford College (about 39 miles; Greensboro, NC; FT enrollment: 2,211)
  • High Point University (about 39 miles; High Point, NC; FT enrollment: 4,240)
  • Davidson County Community College (about 40 miles; Thomasville, NC; FT enrollment: 3,581)

Public high school in Pilot Mountain:

Public elementary/middle schools in Pilot Mountain:

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Notable location: Pilot Mountain Recreation Facility (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Tourist attraction: Cruisers Arcade (Amusement & Theme Parks; 213 East Main Street).

Hotel: Best Western Royal Inn and Ste (711 South Key Street).

Surry 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 2013 was 73.1. This is about average.

City:

73.1
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 5.97. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.97
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.276. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.276
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 12.4. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.31. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.31
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.7%
(13.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 13.5% for Black residents, 91.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.2 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  60.1%
Whole state:  66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.0%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.9% of all households

Pilot Mountain, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Pilot Mountain (2011 data):

  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Pilot Mountain Branch at 108 East Main Street, branch established on 1910/01/01. 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
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Pilot Mountain Main Branch at 101 Golf Course Road, branch established on 1914/03/14. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • First-Citizens Bank & Trust Company: Pilot Mountain Branch at 110 West Main Street, branch established on 1920/01/01. 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.
  • Surrey Bank & Trust: Pilot Mountain Branch at 653 South Key Street, branch established on 2003/12/03. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $224.7 mil, Deposits: $184.5 mil, headquarters in Mount Airy, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Surrey Bancorp
  • Southern Community Bank and Trust: Pilot Mountain Branch at 616 South Key Street, branch established on 1987/03/23. Info updated 2007/02/23: Bank assets: $1,499.7 mil, Deposits: $1,188.8 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 22 total offices, Holding Company: Southern Community Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.6
North Carolina average:

12.4

Pilot Mountain travel time to work - commute Pilot Mountain mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Pilot Mountain town (based on Surry County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant30,036122
Mainline Protestant7,09946
Other1,4265
Catholic8921
Black Protestant4274
None34,239-
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: 16
Surry County:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.69 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 48
Surry County:

6.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 63
Here:

8.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.7%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Surry County:

27.5%
North Carolina:

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

15.0%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Pilot Mountain:

48.9%
North Carolina:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Pilot Mountain:

43.8%
North Carolina:

44.6%

Average BMI:
Pilot Mountain:

29.6
North Carolina:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.8%
North Carolina:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

14.6%
State:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Pilot Mountain:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Pilot Mountain:

36.4%
North Carolina:

33.6%

General health condition:
Pilot Mountain:

54.2%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Pilot Mountain:

76.2%
North Carolina:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Pilot Mountain, 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
Financial Administration 1$2,263$27,1560$0
Other Government Administration 2$8,382$50,2920$0
Police Protection - Officers 9$23,953$31,9372$638
Streets and Highways 4$9,877$29,6310$0
Sewerage 1$3,303$39,6360$0
Water Supply 1$4,085$49,0200$0
Other and Unallocable 2$7,866$47,1963$5,088
Totals for Government 20$59,729$35,8375$5,726

Pilot Mountain government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $352,000 ($239.62)
    Sewerage: $265,000 ($180.39)
    Central Staff Services: $252,000 ($171.55)
    Regular Highways: $207,000 ($140.91)
    Water Utilities: $113,000 ($76.92)
    Solid Waste Management: $59,000 ($40.16)
    Libraries: $50,000 ($34.04)
    Fire Protection: $35,000 ($23.83)
    Parks & Recreation: $33,000 ($22.46)
    General - Other: $13,000 ($8.85)
    Health Services - Other: $8,000 ($5.45)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $8,000 ($5.45)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $69,000 ($46.97)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $499,000 ($339.69)
    Water Utilities: $392,000 ($266.85)
    Police Protection: $21,000 ($14.30)
    Fire Protection: $21,000 ($14.30)
    Central Staff: $3,000 ($2.04)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $509,000 ($346.49)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $25,000 ($17.02)

Pilot Mountain government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $449,000 ($305.65)
    All Other: $23,000 ($15.66)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $499,000 ($339.69)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $212,000 ($144.32)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $124,000 ($84.41)
    General Revenue, NEC: $21,000 ($14.30)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $193,000 ($131.38)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $99,000 ($67.39)
    Highways: $47,000 ($31.99)
    All Other: $13,000 ($8.85)
  • Tax - Property: $565,000 ($384.62)
    NEC: $4,000 ($2.72)

Pilot Mountain government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $417,000 ($283.87)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,151,000 ($783.53)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $367,000 ($249.83)
    Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $168,000 ($114.36)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $850,000 ($578.62)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $132,000 ($89.86)
    Water Utilities: $50,000 ($34.04)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,380,000 ($939.41)

4.35% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,191 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.35%
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 Stokes County, NC  0.43% ($28,046 average AGI)
from Forsyth County, NC  0.42% ($38,587)
from Yadkin County, NC  0.35% ($25,372)


4.76% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,983 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.76%
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 Forsyth County, NC  0.73% ($35,907 average AGI)
to Yadkin County, NC  0.45% ($24,655)
to Stokes County, NC  0.42% ($33,481)

Strongest AM radio stations in Pilot Mountain:

  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPAQ (740 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT AIRY, NC; Owner: RALPH D. EPPERSON)
  • WSYD (1300 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT AIRY, NC; Owner: GRANITE CITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSGH (1040 AM; 9 kW; LEWISVILLE, NC; Owner: WINSTON-SALEM, GREENSBORO, HIGH POINT AREA RADIO)
  • WSJS (600 AM; 5 kW; WINSTON-SALEM, NC)
  • WKTE (1090 AM; daytime; 1 kW; KING, NC; Owner: BOOTH-NEWSOM BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTOB (1380 AM; 5 kW; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORP)
  • WHEO (1270 AM; 5 kW; STUART, VA; Owner: MOUNTAIN VIEW COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHKY (1290 AM; 50 kW; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WWBG (1470 AM; 10 kW; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING COPORATION)
  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pilot Mountain:

  • WTQR (104.1 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W285DJ (104.9 FM; MOUNT AIRY, NC; Owner: TRIAD FAMILY NETWORK, INC,)
  • WBRF (98.1 FM; GALAX, VA; Owner: BLUE RIDGE RADIO, INC.)
  • WFDD (88.5 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY)
  • WJMH (102.1 FM; REIDSVILLE, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKZL (107.5 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: DICK BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC. OF TENNESSEE)
  • WMQX-FM (93.1 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFMX (105.7 FM; STATESVILLE, NC; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WGBT (94.5 FM; EDEN, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIFM-FM (100.9 FM; ELKIN, NC; Owner: VON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WROV-FM (96.3 FM; MARTINSVILLE, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W212AW (90.3 FM; MOUNT AIRY, NC; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY RADIO)
  • KHPR (88.1 FM; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: HAWAII PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WKBC-FM (97.3 FM; NORTH WILKESBORO, NC; Owner: WILKES BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WXLK (92.3 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • W267AN (101.3 FM; WILKESBORO, NC; Owner: TRIAD FAMILY NETWORK, INC.)
  • WSLQ (99.1 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WSLC-FM (94.9 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WVTF (89.1 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION INC)
  • WMAG (99.5 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Pilot Mountain:

  • WXII-TV (Channel 12; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WXII HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WUNL-TV (Channel 26; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WFMY-TV (Channel 2; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WFMY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WUPN-TV (Channel 48; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WUPN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WXLV-TV (Channel 45; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WXLV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WTWB-TV (Channel 20; LEXINGTON, NC; Owner: WTWB OF THE TRIAD, LLC)
  • WLXI-TV (Channel 61; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)

Pilot Mountain fatal accident list:

Nov 2, 2013 02:05 PM, S Key St, Lat: 36.38267, Lon: -80.47291, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Dec 10, 2012 06:25 PM, Us-52, Sr-268, Lat: 36.38071, Lon: -80.48859, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Oct 10, 2010 11:56 AM, Us-52, Lat: 36.39393, Lon: -80.47515, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Apr 26, 1997 10:33 AM, Key St, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Dec 27, 1994 08:00 AM, Rp1855, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 28, 1983 11:45 PM, 268, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 31m102ftTotal length
  • 79,740Total average daily traffic
  • 8,141Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Pilot Mounain State Park 3.6 Mi Sw (Lat: 36.344861 Lon: -80.466722), Call Sign: KDW466
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.420 MHzGrant Date: 12/04/2001, Expiration Date: 02/18/2012, Cancellation Date: 06/10/2004Registrant: N C Forest Service, 2411 Old Us Hwy 70 West, Clayton, NC 27520, Phone: (919) 553-4658, Fax: (919) 553-3894, Email:
  • Covington Mountain Rd (Lat: 36.380694 Lon: -80.363667), Call Sign: KYO378, Licensee ID: L00002610
    Assigned Frequencies: 31.3400 MHz, 31.4200 MHz, 31.4600 MHz, 31.5400 MHzGrant Date: 04/27/2000, Expiration Date: 04/30/2005, Cancellation Date: 04/19/2002Registrant: State Of Dba North Carolina Division Of Forest Resour North Carolina, Rt 3 Box 206 Clayton Warehouse, Clayton, NC 27520, Phone: (919) 553-4654
  • 124 W Main Street (Lat: 36.385333 Lon: -80.468444), Type: Bant, Structure height: 5.5 m, Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WQY612
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.875 MHz, 155.640 MHzGrant Date: 09/12/2014, Expiration Date: 10/12/2024Registrant: Universal Licensing Service, 4401-A Connecticut Ave Nw #232, Washington, DC 20008, Phone: (877) 677-3639, Fax: (949) 209-3097, Email:
  • Main St (Lat: 36.384306 Lon: -80.469222), Call Sign: WYG607
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.620 MHzGrant Date: 07/23/1998, Expiration Date: 10/12/2003, Cancellation Date: 12/14/2003Registrant: Pilot Mountain, Town Of, Po Drawer Aa, Pilot Mountain, NC 27041, Phone: (919) 368-2247
  • 806 S. Key Street (Lat: 36.377528 Lon: -80.483694), Call Sign: WPZN312
    Assigned Frequencies: 468.762 MHz, 468.837 MHz, 469.137 MHz, 469.462 MHz, 469.637 MHz, 469.662 MHz, 469.887 MHz, 457.512 MHz, 457.537 MHz, 457.562 MHz, 457.587 MHz, 457.612 MHzGrant Date: 02/09/2004, Expiration Date: 02/09/2014, Cancellation Date: 04/12/2014, Certifier: Rochelle WolfeRegistrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • PILOT MOUNTAIN, Within (Lat: 36.386389 Lon: -80.454167), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 73.2 m, Overall height: 77.7 m, Call Sign: WPNL666
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, 6315.84 MHzGrant Date: 03/11/2008, Expiration Date: 04/06/2018, 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:
  • PM HAMLIN, 112 School Street (Lat: 36.381389 Lon: -80.456111), Type: Tank, Structure height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WQBN673, Licensee ID: L00895556
    Assigned Frequencies: 18010.0 MHzGrant Date: 11/12/2004, Expiration Date: 11/12/2014, Cancellation Date: 01/17/2015, Certifier: Dwight SpringthorpeRegistrant: Network Dynamic, P.O. Box 720, Pinnacle, NC 27043, Phone: (336) 368-2560, Email:
  • SAURATOWN, Sauratown Mountain Road (Lat: 36.378139 Lon: -80.362389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 61 m, Call Sign: WQPK731
    Assigned Frequencies: 11245.0 MHzGrant Date: 06/15/2012, Expiration Date: 06/15/2022, Certifier: Chris HarrisRegistrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • Mountain 1, Sauratown Mtn End Of Sauratown Mtn Road (Lat: 36.375278 Lon: -80.373611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 176.6 m, Overall height: 208.1 m, Call Sign: KB55699Grant Date: 02/10/1988, Expiration Date: 12/01/2020Registrant: Brooks, Pierce, Et Al., Raleigh, NC 27602, Phone: (919) 839-0300, Fax: (919) 839-0304, Email:
  • Mountain 2, Sauratown Mtn End Of Sauratown Mtn Road (Lat: 36.375278 Lon: -80.373611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 176.6 m, Overall height: 208.1 m, Call Sign: KB55699Grant Date: 02/10/1988, Expiration Date: 12/01/2020Registrant: Brooks, Pierce, Et Al., Raleigh, NC 27602, Phone: (919) 839-0300, Fax: (919) 839-0304, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pilot Mountain)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150H (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 23284 , Serial Number: 15068848, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 04/29/1968
    Registrant (Corporation): Providence Industrial Electronics Repair Inc, 201 E Main St, Pilot Mountain, NC 27041
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3L-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-145B SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 25009 , Serial Number: 3594, Year manufactured: 1939, Airworthiness Date: 09/22/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Dennis K Merritt, Po Box 1130, Pilot Mountain, NC 27041
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3034X , Serial Number: 15064434, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 06/24/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Jerry D Chandler, 213 Bosea Way, Pilot Mountain, NC 27041
  • Aircraft: GARANCO INC 162F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTORWAY RW-100 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 494D , Serial Number: 6567, Year manufactured: 2005, Airworthiness Date: 03/12/2005
    Registrant (Individual): Randel L Stanley, 301 Beuna Vista Dr, Pilot Mountain, NC 27041
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 180H (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 121 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9007M , Serial Number: 18052107, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 02/04/1970
    Registrant (Individual): Robert Nolan Kirkman, 220 Ellis Crest Ln, Pilot Mountain, NC 27041

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

JESSUP GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-07-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-07-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-01-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-01-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-30-2006), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-30-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2010)
WHITAKER CHAPEL METH. CHURCH (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
SOUTHSIDE BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-22-2008), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-22-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-30-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-15-2006), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-15-2006), St Compliance achieved (AUG-30-2010)

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

  • TRU WAY BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HILLS GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • FRIENDLY CHAPEL CHURCH (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 61
  • Hazardous Condition: 37
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 9

Incident types - Pilot Mountain

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Pilot Mountain, NC
Most common first names in Pilot Mountain, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James5972.3 years
John4974.9 years
William3975.9 years
Robert3369.6 years
Mary3177.7 years
Thomas2067.1 years
Charles1772.5 years
Roy1671.6 years
Joseph1673.6 years
Willie1572.5 years
Most common last names in Pilot Mountain, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Simmons5276.0 years
Smith4678.9 years
Jessup4278.2 years
Chilton3576.6 years
Cook3475.2 years
Hill2976.8 years
Needham2779.1 years
Joyce2669.5 years
Collins2670.4 years
Fulk2577.1 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (72%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (21%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)
  • Utility gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)
Businesses in Pilot Mountain, NC
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1Hardee's1
CVS1McDonald's1
Circle K1Quality1
Dunkin Donuts1Subway1
FedEx1UPS1
Ford1Wendy's1

Pilot Mountain compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
There are 14 pilots and 22 other airmen in this city.
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