Ramseur, North Carolina

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Population in 2014: 1,705 (95% urban, 5% rural). Population change since 2000: +7.4%
 
Males: 813  (47.7%)
Females: 892  (52.3%)
Median resident age:  39.6 years
North Carolina median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 27316.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $29,555 (it was $32,961 in 2000)
Ramseur:

$29,555
NC:

$45,906

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $13,883 (it was $15,411 in 2000)

Ramseur town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $99,197 (it was $78,500 in 2000)
Ramseur:

$99,197
NC:

$154,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $131,595; Detached houses: $136,500; Mobile homes: $36,243

Median gross rent in 2013: $588.

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  • Races in Ramseur, NC (2013)

    Ramseur races chart
    • 1,20764.3%White alone
    • 33417.8%Black alone
    • 28715.3%Hispanic
    • 432.3%Asian alone
    • 100.5%American Indian alone
    • 60.3%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Ramseur: 91.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (14.2%), United States (10.5%), Irish (9.0%), English (8.8%), Italian (3.0%), Swiss (2.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 500 feet

Land area: 1.64 square miles.

Population density: 1,039 people per square mile   (low).

Ramseur,NC real estate house value index trend

Ramseur, North Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Ramseur:

  • High school or higher: 70.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.9%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ramseur town:

  • Never married: 28.0%
  • Now married: 43.6%
  • Separated: 3.2%
  • Widowed: 12.0%
  • Divorced: 13.2%

162 residents are foreign born (6.4% Latin America).

This town:

8.6%
North Carolina:

7.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,029 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,131 (1.0%)

Ramseur satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: High Point, NC (25.3 miles , pop. 85,839).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Greensboro, NC (25.7 miles , pop. 223,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (384.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Franklinville, NC (1.5 miles ), Staley, NC (2.7 miles ), Asheboro, NC (3.0 miles ), Liberty, NC (3.1 miles ), Randleman, NC (3.2 miles ), Siler City, NC (3.3 miles ), Bennett, NC (3.6 miles ), Seagrove, NC (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 35.73 N, Longitude: 79.65 W

Area code: 336

Ramseur household income distribution Ramseur home values distribution

Property values in Ramseur, NC


Crime rates in Ramseur by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 10110000100N/A
per 100,000 60.90.062.161.50.00.00.00.056.40.00.0N/A
Robberies 011120101115
per 100,000 0.062.462.161.5115.10.058.30.056.458.458.3293.6
Assaults 402611254116
per 100,000 243.80.0124.2369.257.557.9116.6282.6225.758.458.3352.3
Burglaries 181621323322245025322135
per 100,000 1,096.9998.81,304.31,969.21,898.71,273.11,399.42,826.51,410.81,868.11,223.82,055.2
Thefts 796366878290664151575045
per 100,000 4,814.13,932.64,099.45,353.84,718.15,208.33,848.42,317.72,878.13,327.52,913.82,642.4
Auto thefts 431025302104
per 100,000 243.8187.362.10.0115.1289.4174.90.0112.958.40.0234.9
Arson 000103000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.061.50.0173.60.00.00.00.058.30.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 291.8) 402.1271.6367.9513.7392.3345.8319.2361.3343.6309.9240.8444.3

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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 Ramseur detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.93
North Carolina average:

2.41
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.2%
North Carolina:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +166 (+11.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (40%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Retail trade (23%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (25%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (19%)
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Ramseur, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Ramseur-area historical tornado activity is near North Carolina state average. It is 11% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.5 miles away from the Ramseur town center killed one person and injured 4 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 11/28/1988, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 51.6 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 154 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ramseur-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 84% 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 206.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 198.0 miles away from Ramseur 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 292.2 miles away from the city 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 160.8 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 161.8 miles away from Ramseur center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 162.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Randolph County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Birthplace of: B. Everett Jordan - Politician, June Greene - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Ramseur:

  • UNIVERSAL HEALTH CARE/RAMSEUR (7166 JORDON ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Ramseur:

  • TIMBERLEA GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 9 miles away; CLIMAX, NC)
  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES/ASHEBO (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; ASHEBORO, NC)
  • BRIAN CENTER OF ASHEBORO (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ASHEBORO, NC)
  • RANDOLPH HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ASHEBORO, NC)
  • WOODLAND HILL CARE AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; ASHEBORO, NC)
  • RANDOLPH HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; ASHEBORO, NC)
  • HOSPICE OF RANDOLPH COUNTY INC (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; ASHEBORO, NC)

airports located in Ramseur:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ramseur:

  • Randolph Community College (about 11 miles; Asheboro, NC; Full-time enrollment: 2,528)
  • Guilford Technical Community College (about 24 miles; Jamestown, NC; FT enrollment: 13,068)
  • North Carolina A & T State University (about 25 miles; Greensboro, NC; FT enrollment: 9,805)
  • University of North Carolina at Greensboro (about 25 miles; Greensboro, NC; FT enrollment: 16,174)
  • High Point University (about 26 miles; High Point, NC; FT enrollment: 4,240)
  • Elon University (about 27 miles; Elon, NC; FT enrollment: 6,403)
  • Guilford College (about 29 miles; Greensboro, NC; FT enrollment: 2,211)

Public high school in Ramseur:

Public elementary/middle schools in Ramseur:

  • SOUTHEASTERN RANDOLPH MIDDLE (Location: 5302 FOUSHEE RD, Grades: 6-8)
  • COLERIDGE ELEMENTARY (Location: 4528 NC HWY 22 SOUTH, Grades: KG-5)
  • RAMSEUR ELEMENTARY (Location: 6755 JORDAN ROAD, Grades: PK-5)
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Cemetery: Sunset Knolls Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Ramseur Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Ramseur: Allen H Leonard Memorial Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Randolph 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 2004 was 106. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

106
U.S.:

75

Ozone [ppb] level in 2004 was 31.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 21.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.9
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 14.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.8
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 31.4%
(29.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.8% for Black residents, 44.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 72.2% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  65.6%
Whole state:  66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.9%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
88 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
10 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
5 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
3 people in other group homes in 2000

Ramseur, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Ramseur (2011 data):

  • The Fidelity Bank: Ramseur Branch at 6856 Jordan Road, branch established on 1987/09/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,422.4 mil, Deposits: $1,234.1 mil, headquarters in Fuquay Varina, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 66 total offices, Holding Company: Fidelity Bancshares (N.C.), Inc.
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Ramseur Branch at 1507 Main Street, branch established on 1935/12/01. 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
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Ramseur Branch at 6638 Jordan Road, branch established on 1974/05/01. 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
  • Communityone Bank, National Association: Ramseur Branch at 6792 Jordan Road, branch established on 1975/11/19. Info updated 2007/12/11: Bank assets: $1,666.0 mil, Deposits: $1,443.4 mil, headquarters in Asheboro, NC, negative income in the last year, 46 total offices, Holding Company: Fnb United Corp.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.9
North Carolina average:

12.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Ramseur town (based on Randolph County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant29,662162
Mainline Protestant17,61494
Catholic1,5851
Other9046
Black Protestant8146
None92,070-
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
Randolph County:

1.58 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Randolph County:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 58
Randolph County:

4.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 74
Here:

5.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.2%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Randolph County:

28.9%
North Carolina:

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

18.3%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

46.8%
North Carolina:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

42.2%
North Carolina:

44.6%

Average BMI:
Ramseur:

28.9
North Carolina:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.5%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Ramseur:

12.4%
North Carolina:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Ramseur:

6.8
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

32.9%
North Carolina:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

51.8%
North Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Ramseur:

75.9%
State:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ramseur, 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$8,494$101,9280$0
Other Government Administration 8$8,848$13,2720$0
Police Protection - Officers 6$8,553$17,1060$0
Firefighters 2$2,049$12,2940$0
Streets and Highways 3$2,906$11,6240$0
Sewerage 1$2,173$26,0760$0
Local Libraries 2$9,885$59,3100$0
Totals for Government 23$42,908$22,3870$0

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

  • Construction - Housing & Community Development: $774,000 ($453.96)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $344,000 ($201.76)
    Regular Highways: $275,000 ($161.29)
    Police Protection: $260,000 ($152.49)
    Central Staff Services: $228,000 ($133.72)
    Water Utilities: $147,000 ($86.22)
    Libraries: $80,000 ($46.92)
    Solid Waste Management: $69,000 ($40.47)
    Parks & Recreation: $54,000 ($31.67)
    General - Other: $30,000 ($17.60)
    Fire Protection: $20,000 ($11.73)
    General Public Buildings: $8,000 ($4.69)
    Health Services - Other: $3,000 ($1.76)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $7,000 ($4.11)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $49,000 ($28.74)
    Regular Highways: $47,000 ($27.57)
    Police Protection: $27,000 ($15.84)
    Parks & Recreation: $18,000 ($10.56)
    Central Staff: $18,000 ($10.56)
    Libraries: $6,000 ($3.52)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $642,000 ($376.54)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $191,000 ($112.02)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $621,000 ($364.22)
    Solid Waste Management: $37,000 ($21.70)
    Parks & Recreation: $21,000 ($12.32)
    All Other: $12,000 ($7.04)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $189,000 ($110.85)
    All Other: $10,000 ($5.87)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $111,000 ($65.10)
    General Revenue, NEC: $17,000 ($9.97)
    Rents: $2,000 ($1.17)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $266,000 ($156.01)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $674,000 ($395.31)
    General Support: $67,000 ($39.30)
    Highways: $59,000 ($34.60)
    All Other: $6,000 ($3.52)
  • Tax - Property: $692,000 ($405.87)
    NEC: $5,000 ($2.93)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $3,179,000 ($1864.52)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $120,000 ($70.38)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $2,813,000 ($1649.85)
    Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $90,000 ($52.79)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $229,000 ($134.31)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $137,000 ($80.35)
    Other, NEC: $30,000 ($17.60)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,342,000 ($1960.12)

4.64% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,070 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.64%
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 Guilford County, NC  1.37% ($30,400 average AGI)
from Davidson County, NC  0.65% ($29,165)
from Chatham County, NC  0.22% ($25,900)


4.89% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,820 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.89%
North Carolina average:

6.77%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($237 average AGI)
Randolph County:

0.03%
North Carolina average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Guilford County, NC  1.44% ($28,043 average AGI)
to Davidson County, NC  0.64% ($32,218)
to Chatham County, NC  0.20% ($22,061)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ramseur:

  • WKXR (1260 AM; 5 kW; ASHEBORO, NC; Owner: RANDOLPH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WZOO (710 AM; daytime; 1 kW; ASHEBORO, NC; Owner: FAITH ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WSML (1200 AM; 10 kW; GRAHAM, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WNCA (1570 AM; 1 kW; SILER CITY, NC; Owner: CHATHAM BROADCASTING CO., INC. OF SILER CITY)
  • WPCM (920 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON-GRAHAM, NC; Owner: CAROLINA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WWBG (1470 AM; 10 kW; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING COPORATION)
  • WEEB (990 AM; 10 kW; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: PINEHURST BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WRBZ (850 AM; 10 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: ALCHEMY COMMUNICATIONS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP #1)
  • WHKY (1290 AM; 50 kW; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ramseur:

  • WKRR (92.3 FM; ASHEBORO, NC; Owner: DICK BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC. OF TENNESSEE)
  • WMAG (99.5 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQMG-FM (97.1 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WOZN (98.7 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKXU (101.1 FM; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: CAROLINA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WVBZ (100.3 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRSN (93.9 FM; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WUNC (91.5 FM; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES UNIVERSITY OF NC AT CHAPEL HILL)
  • WTJY (89.5 FM; ASHEBORO, NC; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • WDCG (105.1 FM; DURHAM, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQDR (94.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAROLINA MEDIA GROUP, 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)
  • WHPE-FM (95.5 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WIST-FM (98.3 FM; THOMASVILLE, NC; Owner: WEAM QUALITY RADIO CORP.)
  • WNAA (90.1 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: NC AGRICULTURAL & TECHNICAL STATE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Ramseur:

  • 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.)
  • WGHP (Channel 8; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: WGHP LICENSE, INC.)
  • WUNC-TV (Channel 4; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WUVC (Channel 40; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPITAL BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WRAZ (Channel 50; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAZ-TV, INC.)
  • WGPX (Channel 16; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: PAXSON GREENSBORO LICENSE, INC.)
  • Ramseur, North Carolina
  • Fatal accident count8
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents14
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:1
  • Fatalities8
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents21
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • North Carolina average
  • Fatal accident count122
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents188
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons37
  • Fatalities131
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents330
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents21
See more detailed statistics of Ramseur fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • 23,140Total average daily traffic
  • 2,809Total average daily truck traffic
  • 46,280Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Fire Dept (Lat: 35.733750 Lon: -79.655028), Call Sign: WRG828, Licensee ID: L00037884
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.415 MHzGrant Date: 09/23/2004, Expiration Date: 08/02/2014, Cancellation Date: 10/04/2014Registrant: Town Of Ramseur
  • 6770 Jordan Hwy (Lat: 35.736389 Lon: -79.649444), Call Sign: WQBN451
    Assigned Frequencies: 30.8400 MHz, 154.540 MHz, 33.4000 MHz, 33.1600 MHz, 31.2400 MHz, 468.487 MHz, 468.762 MHz, 468.837 MHz, 469.462 MHz, 469.637 MHz... (+21 more)Grant Date: 11/10/2004, Expiration Date: 11/10/2014, Cancellation Date: 01/10/2015, Certifier: Beth CotnerRegistrant: Dolfen Consulting Group, 95 Willow Lane, Bristol, IL 60512-9711, Phone: (630) 553-5886, Fax: (630) 566-1755, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • NA RAMSEUR, 1703 Park Street (Lat: 35.734222 Lon: -79.660694), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WQNG861
    Assigned Frequencies: 11285.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/02/2011, Expiration Date: 02/02/2021, Certifier: Christopher L HarrisRegistrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Road Suite 200 E, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • GB72XC837, U.S. Hwy 64 East (Lat: 35.749444 Lon: -79.606944), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 96 m, Call Sign: WQSU978
    Assigned Frequencies: 11385.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHzGrant Date: 11/20/2013, Expiration Date: 11/20/2023, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ramseur)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: BOEING N2S-5 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 93 mph), Engine: LYCOMING R680-4P-B4 (225 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1367V , Serial Number: 75-8807, Year manufactured: 1943, Airworthiness Date: 05/12/1956
    Registrant (Individual): David K York, 1005 Patterson Grove Rd, Ramseur, NC 27316
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3115N , Serial Number: 13373, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 07/05/1956
    Registrant (Individual): David K York, 1005 Patterson Grove Rd, Ramseur, NC 27316
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BF12-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 33987 , Serial Number: 2839, Year manufactured: 1941, Airworthiness Date: 07/07/1956
    Registrant (Individual): David K York, 1005 Patterson Grove Rd, Ramseur, NC 27316
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4816L , Serial Number: 28-4156, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 06/21/1967
    Registrant (Individual): Keith G Jr Hodgin, 4319 Hwy 22 S, Ramseur, NC 27316
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150J (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 50544 , Serial Number: 15069386, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 09/10/1968
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Ronnie E Kidd, 1857 Pleasant Ridge Rd, Ramseur, NC 27316, Other Owners: Doris Kidd
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-108 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5778Z , Serial Number: 22-9623, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 04/09/1963
    Registrant (Individual): Willie R Houston, 676 Patterson Grove Rd, Ramseur, NC 27316
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 70815 , Serial Number: 17832, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 05/13/1947
    Registrant (Individual): David K York, 1005 Patterson Grove Rd, Ramseur, NC 27316

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$128,3000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$171,1901$43,080
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0310.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2005
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$50,810
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2005 2003 2002 2001

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0310.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

MILLSTONE CREEK ORCHARDS (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
MAIN ST GRILL (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-02-2011), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-02-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-02-2011), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-02-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
HOLLY`S CHAPEL PENT HOLINESS (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-12-2007), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-12-2007), St Public Notif received (OCT-23-2007), St Compliance achieved (AUG-30-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-25-2007), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-25-2007), St Public Notif received (OCT-23-2007), St Compliance achieved (AUG-30-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-11-2006), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-11-2006), St Public Notif received (OCT-23-2007), St Compliance achieved (AUG-30-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-23-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-23-2006), St Public Notif received (OCT-23-2007), St Compliance achieved (AUG-30-2010)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • HOLLY SPRING FRIENDS MEETING (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PARKS CROSS ROADS CHRISTIAN CH (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 33
  • Hazardous Condition: 32
  • Service Call: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 4

Incident types - Ramseur

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ramseur, NC
Most common first names in Ramseur, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James6275.4 years
William5674.0 years
John4476.4 years
Mary3878.3 years
Charles3470.6 years
Robert1972.6 years
Thomas1866.4 years
Jesse1671.3 years
Annie1381.1 years
Walter1378.1 years
Most common last names in Ramseur, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Cox6580.0 years
Burgess4375.1 years
Craven4078.4 years
Brown3975.5 years
York3879.4 years
Smith2677.4 years
Staley2377.5 years
Cheek2271.1 years
Marley2170.2 years
Stout2079.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (56%)
  • Utility gas (31%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Wood (1%)

Businesses in Ramseur, NC

  • Domino's Pizza: 1
  • McDonald's: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Ramseur compared to North Carolina state average:

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

Ramseur on our top lists:

  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Pakistan (population 500+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the worst general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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