Rolesville, North Carolina

Submit your own pictures of this town and show them to the world

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2019: 8,501 (88% urban, 12% rural).
Population change since 2000: +837.3%
Males: 3,987  (46.9%)
Females: 4,514  (53.1%)
Median resident age:

36.1 years
North Carolina median age:

39.1 years

Zip codes: 27571.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $124,994 (it was $46,838 in 2000)
Rolesville:

$124,994
NC:

$57,341

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $37,329 (it was $21,092 in 2000)

Rolesville town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $355,599 (it was $133,700 in 2000)
Rolesville:

$355,599
NC:

$193,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $328,390; detached houses: $333,645; townhouses or other attached units: $170,175

Median gross rent in 2019: $820.

March 2019 cost of living index in Rolesville: 92.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 2.0%
(0.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 4.3% for Black residents, 12.4% for two or more races residents)
Business Profiles
Profiles of local businesses
Put your B&M business profile right here for free. 50,000 businesses already created their profiles!

Compare current foreclosures near Rolesville, NC:

Check out more offers near Rolesville, NC.
Powered by Foreclosure.com
Settings
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2020 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
  • Races in Rolesville, NC (2019)
    • 4,75062.1%White alone
    • 1,79723.5%Black alone
    • 4976.5%Hispanic
    • 4295.6%Two or more races
    • 1562.0%Asian alone
    • 230.3%Other race alone

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



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Rolesville, North Carolina as of February 02, 2023.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Rolesville is 2,926 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Rolesville by year

Type

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(31.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.5)
1
(14.4)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(39.7)
1
(31.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(20.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.4)
N/A
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(39.7)
1
(31.1)
1
(28.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(50.6)
1
(22.6)
2
(40.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.4)
1
(13.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(166.2)
3
(119.1)
3
(93.2)
2
(56.9)
5
(130.4)
7
(177.2)
3
(67.8)
3
(61.4)
6
(93.3)
3
(43.1)
1
(13.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
28
(1,551)
15
(595.5)
19
(590.1)
28
(797.3)
49
(1,278)
55
(1,392)
35
(791.1)
18
(368.4)
20
(310.9)
15
(215.5)
15
(194.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
74
(4,100)
58
(2,303)
60
(1,863)
23
(654.9)
30
(782.5)
60
(1,519)
58
(1,311)
86
(1,760)
94
(1,461)
103
(1,479)
85
(1,103)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(55.4)
0
(0.0)
5
(155.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.1)
1
(25.3)
1
(22.6)
3
(61.4)
0
(0.0)
3
(43.1)
7
(90.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(31.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index310.2201.3243.2101.9148.9210.9130.0142.0130.0130.981.9

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Click on a table row to update graph
City-data.com crime index in Rolesville, NC

Crime rate in Rolesville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 21 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.24
North Carolina average:

2.29
Recent articles from our blog. Our writers, many of them Ph.D. graduates or candidates, create easy-to-read articles on a wide variety of topics.
Rolesville, NC forum
Recent posts about Rolesville, North Carolina on our local forum with over 2,200,000 registered users. Rolesville is mentioned 2,085 times on our forum:
Rolesville up and coming?  (4 replies)
Seeking opinions on Rolesville/Knightdale  (34 replies)
Rolesville or Fuquay-Varina up & coming move  (42 replies)
Wake Co schools assignments - proximity to school  (24 replies)
Help on what Town to Live in  (55 replies)
Rolesville Charter and Hampton Pointe Subdivision  (0 replies)

Latest news from Rolesville, NC collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: English (14.6%), American (6.9%), Irish (5.0%), African (4.9%), European (4.3%), Italian (3.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 442 feet

Land area: 1.63 square miles.

Population density: 5,224 people per square mile   (average).

Rolesville, North Carolina map

592 residents are foreign born (3.5% Latin America, 1.2% Africa, 1.0% Europe).

This town:

7.6%
North Carolina:

8.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $3,215 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $3,401 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Raleigh, NC (12.6 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (334.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Wake Forest, NC (2.2 miles ),
Youngsville, NC (2.7 miles ),
Knightdale, NC (3.1 miles ),
Zebulon, NC (3.3 miles ),
Wendell, NC (3.3 miles ),
Bunn, NC (3.5 miles ),
Franklinton, NC (3.5 miles ),
Raleigh, NC (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 35.92 N, Longitude: 78.46 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 919

Distribution of median household income in Rolesville, NC in 2019
Distribution of house value in Rolesville, NC in 2019

Property values in Rolesville, NC

Rolesville satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2003: 42 buildings, average cost: $131,900
  • 2004: 87 buildings, average cost: $130,100
  • 2005: 197 buildings, average cost: $171,100
  • 2006: 210 buildings, average cost: $213,000
  • 2007: 227 buildings, average cost: $212,200
  • 2008: 114 buildings, average cost: $183,800
  • 2009: 25 buildings, average cost: $217,100
  • 2010: 65 buildings, average cost: $189,900
  • 2011: 63 buildings, average cost: $231,200
  • 2012: 152 buildings, average cost: $287,800
  • 2013: 323 buildings, average cost: $228,700
  • 2014: 175 buildings, average cost: $221,100
  • 2015: 168 buildings, average cost: $223,600
  • 2016: 236 buildings, average cost: $226,900
  • 2017: 183 buildings, average cost: $265,600
  • 2018: 180 buildings, average cost: $272,600
  • 2019: 136 buildings, average cost: $329,600
Number of permits per 10,000 Rolesville, NC residents
Average permit cost in Rolesville, NC
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.2%
North Carolina:

6.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +311 (+52.2%).
Most common industries in Rolesville, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (14.3%)
  • Public administration (9.6%)
  • Health care (8.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.9%)
  • Educational services (4.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (23.9%)
  • Public administration (8.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.5%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.6%)
  • Computer & electronic products (4.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (13.5%)
  • Public administration (10.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.2%)
  • Educational services (8.3%)
  • Construction (5.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.2%)
Most common occupations in Rolesville, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.9%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Carpenters (3.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Carpenters (7.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Religious workers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (11.8%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (8.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.8%)
  • Registered nurses (4.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.9%)

Average climate in Rolesville, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Rolesville, North Carolina average temperatures Rolesville, North Carolina average precipitation Rolesville, North Carolina humidity Rolesville, North Carolina wind speed Rolesville, North Carolina snowfall Rolesville, North Carolina sunshine Rolesville, North Carolina clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 67.7. This is about average.

City:

67.7
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.230. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.230
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.42. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.42
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.209. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.209
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 14.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.6
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.46. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.46
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Rolesville-area historical tornado activity is near North Carolina state average. It is 6% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/28/1988, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.6 miles away from the Rolesville town center killed 4 people and injured 154 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 3/15/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 22.9 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Rolesville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above North Carolina state average. It is 49% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 140.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 151.8 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 119.1 miles away from Rolesville center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:18, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 129.5 miles away from Rolesville center
On 8/25/2011 at 05:07:52, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 4.2 mi) earthquake occurred 142.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 230.2 miles away from Rolesville center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Wake County (18) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Droughts: 2, Floods: 2, Ice Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Snowfall: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rolesville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Rolesville:

  • FMC EASTERN WAKE (670 GRANITE VISTA DRIVE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Rolesville:

  • HILLSIDE NURSING CENTER OF WAK (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; WAKE FOREST, NC)
  • UNIVERSAL HEALTH CARE/NORTH RALEIGH (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; RALEIGH, NC)
  • INDEPENDENT NEPHROLOGY SERVICES FRANKLIN COUNTY (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; YOUNGSVILLE, NC)
  • TAR HEEL HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; YOUNGSVILLE, NC)
  • STONEGATE (Hospital, about 9 miles away; RALEIGH, NC)
  • LITCHFORD FALLS HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; RALEIGH, NC)
  • JADE TREE GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 10 miles away; RALEIGH, NC)

Amtrak station near Rolesville:

  • 15 miles: RALEIGH (320 W. CARRABUS ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rolesville:

  • North Carolina State University at Raleigh (about 16 miles; Raleigh, NC; Full-time enrollment: 29,958)
  • Strayer University-North Carolina (about 21 miles; Morrisville, NC; FT enrollment: 3,070)
  • Wake Technical Community College (about 24 miles; Raleigh, NC; FT enrollment: 16,265)
  • Durham Technical Community College (about 24 miles; Durham, NC; FT enrollment: 3,515)
  • North Carolina Central University (about 25 miles; Durham, NC; FT enrollment: 7,281)
  • Duke University (about 28 miles; Durham, NC; FT enrollment: 14,652)
  • Vance-Granville Community College (about 28 miles; Henderson, NC; FT enrollment: 3,232)

Public high school in Rolesville:

  • ROLESVILLE HIGH (Location: 1099 EAST YOUNG ST, Grades: 9-11)

Public elementary/middle schools in Rolesville:

See full list of schools located in Rolesville

Points of interest:

Click to draw/clear town borders

Wake County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This town:

3.1 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

85.6%
Whole state:

66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.2%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

Banks with branches in Rolesville (2011 data):

  • SunTrust Bank: Rolesville Branch 551 at 401 South Main Street, branch established on 1965/04/22. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Rolesville:

Marital status in Rolesville, NC
  • Never married: 11.7%
  • Now married: 81.2%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 2.1%
  • Divorced: 3.6%

For population 25 years and over in Rolesville:

  • High school or higher: 95.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 52.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 19.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
North Carolina average:

11.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Rolesville
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Rolesville:

(Rolesville, North Carolina Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Rolesville, NC (based on Wake County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant164,661445
Mainline Protestant99,508131
Catholic99,12617
Other35,76772
Black Protestant16,47642
Orthodox2,6505
None482,805-
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: 176
Wake County:

2.12 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

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

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 68
Wake County:

0.82 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 281
Wake County:

3.39 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 648
Wake County:

7.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.8%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

27.0%
North Carolina:

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

16.3%
North Carolina:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.2%
North Carolina:

48.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Rolesville:

44.7%
North Carolina:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Rolesville:

28.6
North Carolina:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Rolesville:

20.3%
North Carolina:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Rolesville:

9.9%
North Carolina:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.6%
North Carolina:

33.7%

General health condition:
Rolesville:

55.2%
State:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Rolesville:

78.5%
State:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Rolesville, NC Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 18$77,730$51,8204$2,139
Parks and Recreation 3$13,861$55,4449$2,883
Other and Unallocable 3$13,921$55,6840$0
Financial Administration 2$10,115$60,6901$1,778
Streets and Highways 2$7,053$42,3180$0
Other Government Administration 2$13,582$81,4926$4,015
Police - Other 1$2,989$35,8680$0
Totals for Government 31$139,252$53,90420$10,815

Rolesville government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $28,000 ($3.29)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,714,000 ($201.62)
    Central Staff Services: $1,244,000 ($146.34)
    Local Fire Protection: $901,000 ($105.99)
    Regular Highways: $679,000 ($79.87)
    Parks and Recreation: $568,000 ($66.82)
    Solid Waste Management: $491,000 ($57.76)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $68,000 ($8.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $501,000 ($58.93)
    Police Protection: $175,000 ($20.59)
    Parks and Recreation: $51,000 ($6.00)
    Regular Highways: $6,000 ($0.71)

Rolesville government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $628,000 ($73.87)
    Parks and Recreation: $200,000 ($23.53)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $102,000 ($12.00)
    Rents: $15,000 ($1.76)
    Donations From Private Sources: $12,000 ($1.41)
    Interest Earnings: $0 ($0.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $415,000 ($48.82)
    Highways: $149,000 ($17.53)
    Other: $95,000 ($11.18)
  • Tax - Property: $3,870,000 ($455.24)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,852,000 ($217.86)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,117,000 ($131.40)
    Other License: $18,000 ($2.12)
    Motor Vehicle License: $1,000 ($0.12)

Rolesville government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,810,000 ($212.92)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,697,000 ($199.62)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $113,000 ($13.29)

8.10% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($68,271 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.10%
North Carolina average:

7.88%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,484 average AGI)
Wake County:

0.06%
North Carolina average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Durham County, NC  0.72% ($66,717 average AGI)
from Johnston County, NC  0.34% ($49,741)
from Guilford County, NC  0.20% ($49,231)


6.94% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($67,062 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.94%
North Carolina average:

7.23%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($866 average AGI)
Wake County:

0.08%
North Carolina average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Durham County, NC  0.81% ($58,150 average AGI)
to Johnston County, NC  0.61% ($53,700)
to Mecklenburg County, NC  0.25% ($62,943)
Businesses in Rolesville, NC
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Rite Aid1
CVS1SONIC Drive-In1
Curves1Subway1
Domino's Pizza1U-Haul1
FedEx1UPS2
Hardee's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Rolesville:

  • WETC (540 AM; 8 kW; WENDELL-ZEBULON, NC; Owner: CAROLINA REGIONAL 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.)
  • WRBZ (850 AM; 10 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: ALCHEMY COMMUNICATIONS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP #1)
  • WGTM (590 AM; 5 kW; WILSON, NC; Owner: SPIRIT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDNC (620 AM; 5 kW; DURHAM, NC)
  • WHPY (1590 AM; 5 kW; CLAYTON, NC; Owner: FELLOWSHIP CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WRTP (1530 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WSRC (1410 AM; 5 kW; DURHAM, NC; Owner: DURHAM CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WDNZ (570 AM; 1 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: TRIANGLE BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, LLC)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTIK (1310 AM; 5 kW; DURHAM, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WMPM (1270 AM; 5 kW; SMITHFIELD, NC; Owner: CAROLINA BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rolesville:

  • WCPE (89.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: EDUCATIONAL INFORMATION CORPORATION)
  • WRAL (101.5 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAL-FM, INC.)
  • WRDU (106.1 FM; WILSON, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQDR (94.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAROLINA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WWMY (102.9 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WWND, L.L.C.)
  • WBBB (96.1 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAROLINA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WSHA (88.9 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: SHAW UNIVERSITY)
  • WTRG (100.7 FM; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYFL (92.5 FM; HENDERSON, NC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WAJC (90.5 FM; WILSON, NC; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WQOK (97.5 FM; SOUTH BOSTON, VA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHLQ (102.5 FM; LOUISBURG, NC; Owner: NEW CENTURY MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • WFXC (107.1 FM; DURHAM, NC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WNNL (103.9 FM; FUQUAY-VARINA, NC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • W216BN (91.1 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDCG (105.1 FM; DURHAM, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYMY (96.9 FM; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: NEW AGE COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WKNC-FM (88.1 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: NORTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Rolesville:

  • WRAL-TV (Channel 5; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAPITOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WTVD (Channel 11; DURHAM, NC; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WRDC (Channel 28; DURHAM, NC; Owner: RALEIGH (WRDC-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WLFL (Channel 22; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WLFL LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WRAY-TV (Channel 30; WILSON, NC; Owner: WRAY, INC.)
  • WNCN (Channel 17; GOLDSBORO, NC; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRPX (Channel 47; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: PAXSON RALEIGH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WRAZ (Channel 50; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAZ-TV, INC.)
  • W68BK (Channel 68; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: SAINT AUGUSTINE'S COLLEGE)
  • WACN-LP (Channel 34; APEX, NC; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WUVC (Channel 40; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPITAL BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WWIW-LP (Channel 66; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • W58CD (Channel 58; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WHOA-LP (Channel 60; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W64CN (Channel 64; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WUNC-TV (Channel 4; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WBXU-CA (Channel 13; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WUNP-TV (Channel 36; ROANOKE RAPIDS, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • W24CP (Channel 24; DURHAM, NC; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W34AX (Channel 34; HENDERSON, NC; Owner: TIME WARNER ENTERTAINMENT)
  • WIWW-LP (Channel 26; DURHAM, NC; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Rolesville fatal accident list:

Jul 10, 2017 00:34 AM, Averette Rd, Chalk Rd, Lat: 35.938756, Lon: -78.456558, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jan 3, 2013 08:36 PM, Sr-96, Jack Jones Rd, Lat: 35.966600, Lon: -78.437436, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jul 18, 1996 04:25 PM, Main St, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 27, 1988 01:35 PM, 1945, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jun 11, 1983 05:45 PM, 401, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 52ft / 16.1mTotal length
  • 31,000Total average daily traffic
  • 2,621Total average daily truck traffic
  • 62,000Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Rolesville)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • Us Hwy. 401 (Lat: 35.923194 Lon: -78.458028), Overall height: 128 m, Call Sign: WME973, Licensee ID: L00165970,
    Assigned Frequencies: 947.500 MHz, Grant Date: 03/16/1992, Expiration Date: 12/01/2019, Cancellation Date: 05/15/2012, Registrant: Radio One Licenses, LLC, 5900 Princess Garden Parkway 7th Floor, Lanham, MD 20706
  • ROLESVILLE, Various Locations (Lat: 35.887639 Lon: -78.410250), Overall height: 3 m, Call Sign: WPOR868,
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.368 MHz, Grant Date: 11/26/2008, Expiration Date: 02/10/2019, Cancellation Date: 04/13/2019, Registrant: Wake Electric Membership Corporation, 228 Park Ave., Youngsville, NC 27596, Phone: (919) 863-6300, Fax: (919) 863-6480, Email:
  • ROLESVILLE, On State Rt 1003 3 Mi S (Lat: 35.876583 Lon: -78.446583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 126.5 m, Call Sign: WLV827,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, Grant Date: 01/19/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 06/09/2015, Certifier: Glenn S Rabin, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • 10.6 Km W. Of Insec. Rts 1945 & 401 (Lat: 35.923194 Lon: -78.458028), Overall height: 128 m, Call Sign: WLE213,
    Assigned Frequencies: 947.500 MHz, Grant Date: 07/31/1992, Expiration Date: 12/01/2019, Cancellation Date: 12/19/2011, Registrant: Clear Channel Communications, Inc., 2625 S. Memorial Drive, Tulsa, OK 74129, Phone: (918) 664-4581, Fax: (918) 664-3066, Email:
  • ROLESVILLE, W Of Int Sr-1945 (Lat: 35.923194 Lon: -78.458028), Overall height: 128 m, Call Sign: WLU922,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2171.60 MHz, Grant Date: 02/06/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 08/10/2004, Certifier: John T Scott Iii, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, One Verizon Place (Mc: Ga3b1reg), Alpharetta, GA 30004-8511, Phone: (678) 339-4271, Fax: (678) 339-8552, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • Intersection Of Us401 & Averet Rd (Lat: 35.924306 Lon: -78.459694), Overall height: 125.6 m, Call Sign: KNKE277,
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.087 MHz, Grant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 01/30/2009, Certifier: Shawn E Endsley, Registrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 300 Technology Drive #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-1626, Fax: (972) 801-1699, Email:
  • Us 401 At Averette Road (Lat: 35.924306 Lon: -78.459694), Overall height: 121.9 m, Call Sign: KNKP731,
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.187 MHz, Grant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 03/09/2005, Registrant: O\'Connor And Hannan, L.L.P., 1919 Pennsylvania Ave. Nw, Washington, DC 20006-3483, Phone: (202) 887-1431

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rolesville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: FIREFLY BALLOONS INC FIREFLY 7-15 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 2132U, N2132U, N-2132U, Serial Number: F7-2066, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 10/25/2006, Certificate Issue Date: 11/22/2019
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Aaron D Gauger, 434 Granite Creek Dr, Rolesville, NC 27571, Other Owners: Gabrielle F Gauger
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-151 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 80 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 43360, N43360, N-43360, Serial Number: 28-7415478, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 05/10/1974, Certificate Issue Date: 03/29/1984
    Registrant (Individual): Gustav C Jamison, 203 Crestleigh St, Rolesville, NC 27571

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED8$203,6959$249,97642$221,7401$259,380
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$172,7503$200,9200$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$226,2001$192,9309$225,3800$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$123,3401$320,5807$222,3670$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$03$206,2630$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0542.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$262,7873$217,400
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$129,2800$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0542.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Rolesville, NC
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Rolesville, NC - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 15. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 39 took place in 2010, and the least - 0 in 2007. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Rolesville, NC When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (51.2%), and Outside Fires (37.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Rolesville, NC
    • 12751.2%Structure Fires
    • 9237.1%Outside Fires
    • 2510.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 41.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Rolesville, NC
Most common first names in Rolesville, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1376.8 years
James1074.6 years
Richard866.4 years
Charles776.7 years
Robert760.6 years
William775.9 years
George670.7 years
Fred367.0 years
Claude386.7 years
John369.4 years
Most common last names in Rolesville, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones978.8 years
Williams880.5 years
Wall879.9 years
Perry667.8 years
Bowling578.4 years
Rogers582.2 years
Eddins465.8 years
Young487.0 years
Brown376.0 years
Dunn381.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Rolesville, NC
  • 55.0%Utility gas
  • 28.7%Electricity
  • 10.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.7%Coal or coke
  • 2.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.4%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Rolesville, NC
  • 82.7%Electricity
  • 12.8%Utility gas
  • 4.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Rolesville compared to North Carolina state average:

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

Rolesville on our top lists:

  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Barbados (population 500+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 100 fastest growing cities from 2000 to 2014"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
There are 6 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
Cost of Living Calculator
Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Benjamin W. Edwards (15)
  • Scott E. Schneider (9)
  • Armindo Ribiero Gaspar (5)
  • Robert Wilcox (5)
  • Jefferson Logan Holt (3)
  • Ryan R. Wilson (3)
  • Armindo Ribeiro Gaspar (2)
  • Sean M. Scoggins (2)
  • Timothy J. Brereton (2)
  • Brian Stuart Shiver (2)

Total of 67 patent applications in 2008-2023.