Rosman, North Carolina

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Population in 2017: 603 (96% urban, 4% rural).
Population change since 2000: +23.1%
Males: 296  (49.1%)
Females: 307  (50.9%)
Median resident age:

42.3 years
North Carolina median age:

38.8 years

Zip codes: 28772.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $25,890 (it was $20,179 in 2000)
Rosman:

$25,890
NC:

$52,752

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $15,778 (it was $9,626 in 2000)

Rosman town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $95,064 (it was $38,300 in 2000)
Rosman:

$95,064
NC:

$171,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $130,240; detached houses: $162,382; mobile homes: $41,942

Median gross rent in 2017: $596.

March 2019 cost of living index in Rosman: 81.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 27.8%
(20.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 36.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 46.9% for other race residents, 84.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Rosman, NC (2017)
    • 42068.7%White alone
    • 10817.7%Hispanic
    • 396.4%Two or more races
    • 203.3%Black alone
    • 142.3%Asian alone
    • 91.5%American Indian alone

Races in Rosman 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 Rosman, North Carolina as of July 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Rosman is 343 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (68.2%), Russian (1.4%), Irish (1.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 2200 feet

Land area: 0.43 square miles.

Population density: 1,404 people per square mile   (low).

Rosman, North Carolina map

110 residents are foreign born (15.7% Latin America).

This town:

18.0%
North Carolina:

7.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,524 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $700 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greenville, SC (32.3 miles , pop. 56,002).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (112.8 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (532.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Brevard, NC (2.9 miles ),
Forest, SC (3.3 miles ),
Cashiers, NC (4.0 miles),
Slater, SC (4.1 miles ),
Etowah, NC (4.2 miles ),
Glenville, NC (4.2 miles),
Pickens, SC (4.4 miles ),
Salem, SC (4.4 miles)

Latitude: 35.14 N, Longitude: 82.82 W

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

4.2%
North Carolina:

4.1%
Most common industries in Rosman, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (15.4%)
  • Health care (14.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (8.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.6%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (5.5%)
  • Educational services (5.5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (5.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (27.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (11.7%)
  • Health care (7.8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (7.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (5.8%)
  • Educational services (4.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (24.1%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (10.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.3%)
  • Educational services (6.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.1%)
Most common occupations in Rosman, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14.3%)
  • Carpenters (6.0%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.4%)
  • Religious workers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (18.4%)
  • Carpenters (10.7%)
  • Religious workers (5.8%)
  • Painters and paperhangers (5.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.8%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Health technologists and technicians (10.1%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (10.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.9%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (7.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.1%)
  • Registered nurses (5.1%)

Average climate in Rosman, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 57.4. This is better than average.

City:

57.4
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 31.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.7
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Rosman-area historical tornado activity is near North Carolina state average. It is 15% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/27/1994, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 23.2 miles away from the Rosman town center injured 37 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 1/10/1975, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 0.5 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Rosman-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 82% 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 90.1 miles away from Rosman center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 78.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 220.6 miles away from Rosman center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 165.6 miles away from Rosman center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 218.3 miles away from Rosman center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 147.0 miles away from Rosman center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Transylvania County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rosman topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Rosman:

  • BRIAN CTR HLTH AND REHAB BREVARD (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; BREVARD, NC)
  • FOREST BEND GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 9 miles away; BREVARD, NC)
  • TRANSYLVANIA REGIONAL HOSPITAL, INC Critical Access Hospitals (about 10 miles away; BREVARD, NC)
  • THE OAKS OF BREVARD (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; BREVARD, NC)
  • HOME CARE TCH (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; BREVARD, NC)
  • HOME CARE TRANSYLVANIA COMM HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 11 miles away; BREVARD, NC)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rosman:

  • Western Carolina University (about 20 miles; Cullowhee, NC; Full-time enrollment: 8,684)
  • North Greenville University (about 27 miles; Tigerville, SC; FT enrollment: 2,341)
  • Furman University (about 27 miles; Greenville, SC; FT enrollment: 2,988)
  • Bob Jones University (about 33 miles; Greenville, SC; FT enrollment: 3,308)
  • Clemson University (about 33 miles; Clemson, SC; FT enrollment: 20,131)
  • Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College (about 34 miles; Asheville, NC; FT enrollment: 6,992)
  • Greenville Technical College (about 34 miles; Greenville, SC; FT enrollment: 9,859)

Public high school in Rosman:

Public elementary/middle schools in Rosman:

See full list of schools located in Rosman

Points of interest:

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Transylvania County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

MACEDONIA BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • EAST FORK BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 80, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • OLD TOXAWAY BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

65.2%
Whole state:

66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

10.9%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.7% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Rosman:

Marital status in Rosman, NC
  • Never married: 30.3%
  • Now married: 41.3%
  • Separated: 6.1%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 15.0%

For population 25 years and over in Rosman:

  • High school or higher: 70.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.2%
  • Unemployed: 5.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.2
North Carolina average:

11.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Rosman, NC (based on Transylvania County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant12,09549
Mainline Protestant2,5249
Catholic1,4812
Other4375
None15,605-
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: 7
Here:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Transylvania County:

0.67 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Here:

4.01 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 31
This county:

10.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.0%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Transylvania County:

24.2%
State:

28.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Transylvania County:

15.3%
North Carolina:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Rosman:

45.6%
North Carolina:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Rosman:

39.8%
North Carolina:

44.6%

Average BMI:
Rosman:

29.1
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

25.1%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Rosman:

10.9%
State:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.0%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Rosman:

52.0%
North Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Rosman:

75.4%
North Carolina:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Rosman, 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
Solid Waste Management 2$4,221$25,3261$500
Other Government Administration 1$3,410$40,9207$1,978
Totals for Government 3$7,631$30,5248$2,478

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

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $386,000 ($640.13)
    Central Staff Services: $107,000 ($177.45)
    Water Utilities: $107,000 ($177.45)
    General Public Buildings: $34,000 ($56.38)
    Solid Waste Management: $19,000 ($31.51)
    Regular Highways: $16,000 ($26.53)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($13.27)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,000 ($11.61)
    General - Other: $5,000 ($8.29)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($1.66)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($6.63)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $119,000 ($197.35)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($3.32)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $122,000 ($202.32)
    Solid Waste Management: $70,000 ($116.09)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $18,000 ($29.85)
    Interest Earnings: $10,000 ($16.58)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $114,000 ($189.05)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $30,000 ($49.75)
    Highways: $14,000 ($23.22)
  • Tax - Property: $88,000 ($145.94)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $18,000 ($29.85)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,000 ($1.66)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $69,000 ($114.43)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $60,000 ($99.50)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,000 ($14.93)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $556,000 ($922.06)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $47,000 ($77.94)

7.52% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($72,768 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.52%
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 Henderson County, NC  1.12% ($38,622 average AGI)
from Buncombe County, NC  0.66% ($45,825)
from Mecklenburg County, NC  0.17% ($34,700)


6.07% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($43,730 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.07%
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 Henderson County, NC  1.24% ($49,136 average AGI)
to Buncombe County, NC  0.70% ($44,398)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rosman:

  • WGCR (720 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PISGAH FOREST, NC; Owner: ANCHOR BAPTIST BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCSZ (1070 AM; 50 kW; SANS SOUCI, SC; Owner: WHYZ RADIO, L.P.)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WTBI (1540 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PICKENS, SC; Owner: TABERNACLE CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS)
  • WKJV (1380 AM; 25 kW; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: INTERNATIONAL BAPTIST OUTREACH MISSIONS)
  • WSQL (1240 AM; 1 kW; BREVARD, NC; Owner: A & L BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJFJ (1160 AM; 10 kW; TRYON, NC; Owner: COLUMBUS BROADCAST CORPORATION, INC.)
  • WWNC (570 AM; 5 kW; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOXL (970 AM; 5 kW; CANTON, NC; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NORTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WELP (1360 AM; 5 kW; EASLEY, SC)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rosman:

  • W218AD (91.5 FM; BREVARD, NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WESC-FM (92.5 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKSF (99.9 FM; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W220CD (91.9 FM; ENKA, NC; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WMYI (102.5 FM; HENDERSONVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W237AR (95.3 FM; HAZELWOOD, ETC., NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WSPA-FM (98.9 FM; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFBC-FM (93.7 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WHLC (104.5 FM; HIGHLANDS, NC; Owner: CHARISMA RADIO CORP.)
  • WTPT (93.3 FM; FOREST CITY, NC; Owner: UPSTATE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • W269AY (101.7 FM; HIGHLANDS, NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WQNS (104.9 FM; WAYNESVILLE, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMIT (106.9 FM; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNCW (88.7 FM; SPINDALE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • W277AL (103.3 FM; HIGHLANDS, NC; Owner: CHARISMA RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WFQS (91.3 FM; FRANKLIN, NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WNCC-FM (96.7 FM; FRANKLIN, NC; Owner: SUTTON RADIOCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMUU-FM (94.5 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: WMUU, INC.)
  • WEPR (90.1 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WLFJ-FM (89.3 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Rosman:

  • WHNS (Channel 21; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WYFF (Channel 4; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: WYFF HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WASV-TV (Channel 62; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SOUTH CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W50AB (Channel 50; HIAWASSEE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W68DM (Channel 68; BREVARD, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WSPA-TV (Channel 7; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W51CK (Channel 51; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WLOS (Channel 13; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: WLOS LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WUNF-TV (Channel 33; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)

Rosman fatal accident list:

Sep 4, 2016 12:41 AM, Us-178, Lat: 35.144058, Lon: -82.821700, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 25, 2011 04:08 PM, Us-178, Lat: 35.143425, Lon: -82.822494, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 34Number of bridges
  • 200ft / 60.6mTotal length
  • 39,060Total average daily traffic
  • 2,932Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Rosman, NC - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 71950-1959
  • 141960-1969
  • 41970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Rosman, NC

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • A Top Toxaway Mountain (Lat: 35.131750 Lon: -82.983194), Type: Tower, Structure height: 15 m, Overall height: 21 m, Call Sign: WPTF832,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.850 MHz, Grant Date: 09/24/2001, Expiration Date: 09/24/2011, Cancellation Date: 11/12/2011, Certifier: Larry Manning, Registrant: L & M Communications, 101 Mason St, Mountain Home, NC 28758, Phone: (828) 692-9065, Fax: (828) 696-9864

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Off Newton Rd. (Lat: 35.150778 Lon: -82.819556), Type: Tank, Structure height: 7.3 m, Overall height: 11 m, Call Sign: WPWH707,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.237 MHz, Grant Date: 11/20/2012, Expiration Date: 11/19/2022, Certifier: Johnny H Rogers, Registrant: Electronic Products Design, Inc, Wendell, NC 27591, Phone: (919) 365-9199, Fax: (919) 365-7005, Email:
  • Lat: 35.144028 Lon: -82.820583, Call Sign: WQDB567,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1000 MHz, Grant Date: 07/14/2005, Expiration Date: 07/14/2015, Cancellation Date: 09/19/2015, Certifier: Robert Richards, Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., N3211 County Road H, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (262) 248-3000, Fax: (262) 248-3000

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • NA ROSMAN, 500 Rocky Mount Road (Lat: 35.128778 Lon: -82.844194), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 60.9 m, Call Sign: WQND922,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10795.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, Grant Date: 01/04/2011, Expiration Date: 01/04/2021, Certifier: Christopher L Harris, Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • ROSMAN, 500 Rocky Mountain Road (Lat: 35.128778 Lon: -82.844194), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 60.4 m, Call Sign: WQUX779,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, Grant Date: 11/12/2014, Expiration Date: 11/12/2024, Certifier: Steven T Campbell, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • ROSMAN, 500 Rocky Mountain Rd (Lat: 35.128778 Lon: -82.844194), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 56.4 m, Call Sign: WRCJ544,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10935.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 11135.0 MHz, 11175.0 MHz, 11135.0 MHz, 11175.0 MHz, 11135.0 MHz, 11175.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/19/2018, Expiration Date: 10/19/2028, Certifier: Gina Cacciatore, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rosman)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: MORGANTI CHARLES GLASAIR (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 784CM , Serial Number: 626, Year manufactured: 1992, Airworthiness Date: 12/17/1992, Certificate Issue Date: 06/20/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Jacob D Moman, Po Box 632, Rosman, NC 28772

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 32. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 59 took place in 2014, and the least - 7 in 2005. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Rosman, NC When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (71.0%), and Outside Fires (19.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Rosman, NC
    • 34171.0%Structure Fires
    • 9119.0%Outside Fires
    • 265.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 224.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Rosman, NC
Most common first names in Rosman, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert2169.6 years
William1671.4 years
John1670.6 years
James975.0 years
Charles764.9 years
Mary576.2 years
Betty573.6 years
Harold567.4 years
Beulah578.4 years
Mamie587.6 years
Most common last names in Rosman, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Galloway4875.2 years
Powell2774.8 years
Whitmire2175.2 years
Chapman1774.0 years
Owen1570.7 years
Morgan1475.7 years
Dodson1074.2 years
Raines971.6 years
Aiken673.8 years
Chappell676.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Rosman, NC
  • 43.9%Electricity
  • 37.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 18.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Rosman, NC
  • 87.9%Electricity
  • 12.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Rosman compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 3 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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