Raynham, North Carolina

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Population in 2017: 70 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +4.5%
 
Males: 27  (39.4%)
Females: 43  (60.6%)
Median resident age:

47.4 years
North Carolina median age:

38.8 years

Zip code: 28383

Estimated median household income in 2017: $34,717 (it was $46,250 in 2000)
Raynham:

$34,717
NC:

$52,752

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $25,626 (it was $23,383 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $79,560 (it was $39,300 in 2000)
Raynham:

$79,560
NC:

$171,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $114,782; detached houses: $120,751; mobile homes: $70,026

Median gross rent in 2017: $519.

March 2019 cost of living index in Raynham: 78.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.5%
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  • Races in Raynham, NC (2010)
    • 3852.8%White alone
    • 1318.1%Black alone
    • 1318.1%American Indian alone
    • 56.9%Asian alone
    • 34.2%Hispanic
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Ancestries: American (19.0%), English (9.5%), Irish (4.8%), German (2.4%), Scottish (2.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 147 feet

Land area: 0.18 square miles.

Population density: 392 people per square mile   (very low).

Raynham, North Carolina map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $909 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $720 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, NC (37.4 miles , pop. 121,015).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (91.4 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (436.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

McDonald, NC (1.3 miles),
Elrod, NC (2.0 miles ),
Rowland, NC (2.5 miles ),
Fairmont, NC (2.6 miles ),
Pembroke, NC (2.7 miles ),
Raemon, NC (3.2 miles ),
Lumberton, NC (3.3 miles ),
Prospect, NC (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 34.58 N, Longitude: 79.19 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 910

Distribution of median household income in Raynham, NC in 2017
Distribution of house value in Raynham, NC in 2017

Property values in Raynham, NC

Raynham satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.8%
North Carolina:

4.1%

Average climate in Raynham, 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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Pb
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 0.00334. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00334
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Raynham-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 12% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/8/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.3 miles away from the Raynham town center injured 21 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 tornado 15.5 miles away from the town center killed 7 people and injured 100 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Raynham-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below North Carolina state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 128.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 194.8 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 118.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 156.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/13/1998 at 09:56:11, a magnitude 3.9 (3.5 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 72.7 miles away from Raynham center
On 9/25/2006 at 05:44:25, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 40.8 miles away from Raynham center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Robeson County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Raynham topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Raynham:

  • ROBESON COUNTY HOME HEALTH AGE (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; LUMBERTON, NC)
  • PEMBROKE CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; PEMBROKE, NC)
  • FMC DIALYSIS SERVICES OF ROBESON COUNTY (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; FAIRMONT, NC)
  • ADVANTAGE HOSPICE AND HOME CARE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; LUMBERTON, NC)
  • SOUTHEASTERN GEN HOSP INC (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; LUMBERTON, NC)
  • HEALTHKEEPERZ (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; LUMBERTON, NC)
  • SOUTHEASTERN HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; LUMBERTON, NC)

Amtrak station near Raynham:

  • 15 miles: DILLON (100 N. RAILROAD AVE.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Raynham:

  • University of North Carolina at Pembroke (about 8 miles; Pembroke, NC; Full-time enrollment: 5,548)
  • Robeson Community College (about 12 miles; Lumberton, NC; FT enrollment: 2,322)
  • Richmond Community College (about 38 miles; Hamlet, NC; FT enrollment: 2,106)
  • Fayetteville Technical Community College (about 38 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 10,114)
  • Francis Marion University (about 38 miles; Florence, SC; FT enrollment: 3,624)
  • Fayetteville State University (about 39 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 5,297)
  • Florence-Darlington Technical College (about 43 miles; Florence, SC; FT enrollment: 4,468)

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Church in Raynham: Asbury Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Robeson 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:

2.6 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

71.4%
Whole state:

66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

0.0%
Whole state:

5.9%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Raynham:

Marital status in Raynham, NC
  • Never married: 32.9%
  • Now married: 43.8%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 15.9%

For population 25 years and over in Raynham:

  • High school or higher: 81.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 9.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.0
North Carolina average:

11.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Raynham, NC (based on Robeson County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant42,749219
Mainline Protestant9,64957
Black Protestant4,56630
Other1,6488
Catholic1,4152
None74,141-
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: 26
This county:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
This county:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 76
Robeson County:

5.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 54
Robeson County:

4.22 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

12.3%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

36.1%
North Carolina:

28.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

16.3%
North Carolina:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

39.8%
North Carolina:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

39.0%
North Carolina:

44.6%

Average BMI:
Raynham:

28.0
North Carolina:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Raynham:

53.2%
North Carolina:

21.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Raynham:

6.6
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
Raynham:

18.3%
North Carolina:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

43.0%
North Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.2%
State:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Raynham, 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
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$150
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$584
Totals for Government 0$0 6$734

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

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $10,000 ($142.86)
    General Public Buildings: $6,000 ($85.71)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($57.14)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($57.14)
    Regular Highways: $3,000 ($42.86)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($14.29)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,000 ($28.57)

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

  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $20,000 ($285.71)
    Highways: $3,000 ($42.86)
  • Tax - Property: $5,000 ($71.43)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $33,000 ($471.43)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,000 ($142.86)

3.68% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($29,394 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.68%
North Carolina average:

7.88%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Cumberland County, NC  0.77% ($27,565 average AGI)
from Hoke County, NC  0.28% ($26,513)
from Bladen County, NC  0.21% ($26,780)


4.73% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($32,276 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.73%
North Carolina average:

7.23%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Cumberland County, NC  1.19% ($28,912 average AGI)
to Hoke County, NC  0.31% ($33,183)
to Scotland County, NC  0.27% ($27,880)

Strongest AM radio stations in Raynham:

  • WFMO (860 AM; 1 kW; FAIRMONT, NC; Owner: PRO-MEDIA, INC.)
  • WYRU (1160 AM; 5 kW; RED SPRINGS, NC; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKKE (1080 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ST. PAULS, NC; Owner: FERRIS YARNELL LOCKLEAR)
  • WFNC (640 AM; 10 kW; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WBSC (1550 AM; 10 kW; BENNETTSVILLE, SC; Owner: D-MITCH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTSB (580 AM; 1 kW; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: LUMBERTON CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WAGR (1340 AM; 1 kW; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: WAGR BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WEWO (1460 AM; 5 kW; LAURINBURG, NC; Owner: SERVICE MEDIA, INC.)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WJMX (970 AM; 10 kW; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WEEB (990 AM; 10 kW; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: PINEHURST BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WJAY (1280 AM; 4 kW; MULLINS, SC; Owner: THE GREATER HWY CHURCH OF CHRIST)

Strongest FM radio stations in Raynham:

  • WEGX (92.9 FM; DILLON, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WFLB (96.5 FM; LAURINBURG, NC; Owner: WFLB LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKML (95.7 FM; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: WKML LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WUKS (107.7 FM; ST. PAULS, NC; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZFX (99.1 FM; WHITEVILLE, NC; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFNC-FM (102.3 FM; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WCMG (94.3 FM; LATTA, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WQSM (98.1 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSTS (100.9 FM; FAIRMONT, NC; Owner: PRO-MEDIA, INC.)
  • WQSD (107.1 FM; BRIARCLIFF ACRES, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF MYRTLE BEACH LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WHLZ (100.5 FM; MARION, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKQB (106.9 FM; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • W275AH (102.9 FM; MAXTON, NC; Owner: AUGUSTA RADIO FELLOWSHIP INSTITUTE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Raynham:

  • WPDE-TV (Channel 15; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: GRAND STRAND COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WWMB (Channel 21; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: ATLANTIC MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WBTW (Channel 13; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WLPS-LP (Channel 7; LUMBERTON/PEMBROKE, NC; Owner: BILLY RAY LOCKLEAR)
  • WUNU (Channel 31; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • W67DU (Channel 67; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WPEM-LP (Channel 47; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: GERALD LOCKLEAR)
  • WSFX-TV (Channel 26; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN MEDIA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WFPX (Channel 62; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WECT (Channel 6; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • W19CA (Channel 19; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: PACIFIC MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WFXB (Channel 43; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: GE MEDIA, INC.)
  • W66DE (Channel 50; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: CAROLINA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJPM-TV (Channel 33; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 33ft / 10.2mTotal length
  • 10,760Total average daily traffic
  • 2,175Total average daily truck traffic
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Raynham, NC
  • 77.3%Electricity
  • 22.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Raynham, NC
  • 75.0%Electricity
  • 25.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Raynham compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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