Rowland, North Carolina

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Population in 2017: 1,014 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -11.5%
 
Males: 420  (41.5%)
Females: 594  (58.5%)
Median resident age:

46.6 years
North Carolina median age:

38.8 years

Zip codes: 28383.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $24,520 (it was $18,021 in 2000)
Rowland:

$24,520
NC:

$52,752

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $16,774 (it was $14,411 in 2000)

Rowland town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $71,432 (it was $40,400 in 2000)
Rowland:

$71,432
NC:

$171,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $135,233; detached houses: $138,454; townhouses or other attached units: $72,749; in 2-unit structures: $301,190; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $136,421; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $50,565; mobile homes: $115,514

Median gross rent in 2017: $591.

March 2019 cost of living index in Rowland: 79.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 30.7%
(2.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.3% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 15.7% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 75.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Rowland, NC (2010)
    • 72870.2%Black alone
    • 21520.7%White alone
    • 605.8%American Indian alone
    • 171.6%Two or more races
    • 171.6%Hispanic

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



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Rowland, North Carolina as of January 23, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Rowland is 105 to 1.


Crime rates in Rowland by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(86.4)
1
(87.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(86.4)
1
(85.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/AN/A
Robberies
(per 100,000)
14
(1,209)
4
(341.6)
2
(172.9)
3
(261.3)
5
(431.0)
4
(346.6)
5
(476.2)
3
(283.8)
2
(190.1)
2
(189.2)
7
(665.4)
6
(575.3)
3
(297.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
4
(345.4)
5
(427.0)
2
(172.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(86.2)
6
(519.9)
2
(190.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(190.1)
2
(189.2)
9
(855.5)
8
(767.0)
1
(99.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
75
(6,477)
37
(3,160)
28
(2,420)
34
(2,962)
22
(1,897)
29
(2,513)
23
(2,190)
33
(3,122)
23
(2,186)
15
(1,419)
22
(2,091)
40
(3,835)
21
(2,079)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
38
(3,282)
23
(1,964)
30
(2,593)
29
(2,526)
24
(2,069)
26
(2,253)
22
(2,095)
16
(1,514)
22
(2,091)
23
(2,176)
37
(3,517)
39
(3,739)
25
(2,475)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
8
(690.8)
9
(768.6)
6
(518.6)
4
(348.4)
6
(517.2)
2
(173.3)
4
(381.0)
3
(283.8)
1
(95.1)
1
(94.6)
0
(0.0)
2
(191.8)
1
(99.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(86.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(95.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(198.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)1140.8617.4573.9588.9403.4487.9448.6386.9339.4288.6657.8759.3361.4

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City-data.com crime index in Rowland, NC

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.94
North Carolina average:

2.34
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Ancestries: American (35.7%), English (2.7%), German (1.3%), Scottish (1.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 151 feet

Land area: 1.06 square miles.

Population density: 955 people per square mile   (low).

Rowland, North Carolina map

4 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.3%
North Carolina:

7.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,072 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,054 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, NC (42.5 miles , pop. 121,015).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (96.0 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (441.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Elrod, NC (2.5 miles ),
Raynham, NC (2.5 miles),
Little Rock, SC (2.6 miles ),
McDonald, NC (2.6 miles),
Hamer, SC (2.7 miles ),
Raemon, NC (2.8 miles ),
Dillon, SC (3.0 miles ),
Fairmont, NC (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 34.54 N, Longitude: 79.29 W

Area code: 910

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

Property values in Rowland, NC

Rowland satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.8%
North Carolina:

4.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +5 (+0.4%).
Most common industries in Rowland, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.7%)
  • Educational services (11.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.5%)
  • Public administration (5.7%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (5.2%)
  • Food (5.0%)
  • Construction (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (9.0%)
  • Health care (8.6%)
  • Food (8.1%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (7.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.7%)
  • Public administration (6.2%)
  • Apparel (4.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (18.6%)
  • Health care (14.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (14.3%)
  • Public administration (5.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Rowland, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.4%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (4.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Cashiers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.3%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (4.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.8%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.1%)
  • Cashiers (6.7%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (6.7%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.8%)
  • Registered nurses (4.8%)

Average climate in Rowland, North Carolina

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Rowland, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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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 9.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00334
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Rowland-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 11.3 miles away from the Rowland town center injured 21 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 tornado 12.7 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:

Rowland-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 123.3 miles away from Rowland center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 188.5 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 113.1 miles away from Rowland 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 152.0 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 67.0 miles away from Rowland center
On 9/25/2006 at 05:44:25, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 36.3 miles away from Rowland 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).
Rowland topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Rowland:

  • HERITAGE HEALTHCARE CENTER AT THE PINES (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; DILLON, SC)
  • COMMUNITY HOME CARE AND HOSPICE (Hospital, about 9 miles away; DILLON, SC)
  • HAVEN HOSPICE OF ST EUGENE COM HOSP (Hospital, about 9 miles away; DILLON, SC)
  • MCLEOD MEDICAL CENTER - DILLON Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; DILLON, SC)
  • ST EUGENE COMM HOSP SK MED REHAB UNIT (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; DILLON, SC)
  • DILLON COMM. RES. (Hospital, about 10 miles away; DILLON, SC)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE DILLON (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; DILLON, SC)

Airports located in Rowland:

Amtrak station near Rowland:

  • 10 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 Rowland:

  • University of North Carolina at Pembroke (about 12 miles; Pembroke, NC; Full-time enrollment: 5,548)
  • Robeson Community College (about 18 miles; Lumberton, NC; FT enrollment: 2,322)
  • Francis Marion University (about 32 miles; Florence, SC; FT enrollment: 3,624)
  • Richmond Community College (about 35 miles; Hamlet, NC; FT enrollment: 2,106)
  • Florence-Darlington Technical College (about 36 miles; Florence, SC; FT enrollment: 4,468)
  • Fayetteville Technical Community College (about 43 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 10,114)
  • Fayetteville State University (about 44 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 5,297)

Public high school in Rowland:

Public elementary/middle schools in Rowland:

  • SOUTHSIDE/ASHPOLE ELEM (Location: 607 S MARTIN L KING JR ST, Grades: PK-5)
  • UNION ELEMENTARY (Location: 2547 NC HWY 710 SOUTH, Grades: PK-6)
  • ROWLAND MIDDLE (Location: 408 W CHAPEL ST, Grades: 6-8)
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Church in Rowland: Mount Tabor 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:

2.2 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

60.7%
Whole state:

66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.8%
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: 0.4% of all households

Banks with branches in Rowland (2011 data):

  • Lumbee Guaranty Bank: Rowland Branch at 201 N. Bond Street, branch established on 1986/06/30. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $304.2 mil, Deposits: $260.6 mil, headquarters in Pembroke, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Rowland Main Branch at 201 East Main Street, branch established on 1985/08/26. 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

For population 15 years and over in Rowland:

Marital status in Rowland, NC
  • Never married: 38.8%
  • Now married: 38.5%
  • Separated: 4.9%
  • Widowed: 10.0%
  • Divorced: 7.8%

For population 25 years and over in Rowland:

  • High school or higher: 76.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 9.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.6
North Carolina average:

11.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Rowland
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Rowland, 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.
North Carolina:

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

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

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.
State:

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

12.3%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Robeson County:

36.1%
North Carolina:

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

16.3%
North Carolina:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.7%
North Carolina:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

41.2%
North Carolina:

44.6%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.9
North Carolina:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Rowland:

20.3%
North Carolina:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Rowland:

14.5%
State:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Rowland:

6.7
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.9%
North Carolina:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

49.7%
North Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Rowland:

79.4%
North Carolina:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Rowland, 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
Other Government Administration 2$5,534$33,2040$0
Police Protection - Officers 2$7,374$44,2440$401
Water Supply 1$2,947$35,3640$0
Judicial and Legal 1$2,285$27,4200$0
Other and Unallocable 1$2,103$25,2360$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$921 0$302
Solid Waste Management 0$1,715 0$0
Totals for Government 7$22,879$39,2210$703

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

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $424,000 ($418.15)
    Water Utilities: $332,000 ($327.42)
    Regular Highways: $211,000 ($208.09)
    Sewerage: $156,000 ($153.85)
    Liquor Stores: $150,000 ($147.93)
    Central Staff Services: $132,000 ($130.18)
    Financial Administration: $112,000 ($110.45)
    Solid Waste Management: $110,000 ($108.48)
    Housing and Community Development: $29,000 ($28.60)
    Local Fire Protection: $19,000 ($18.74)
    General - Other: $10,000 ($9.86)
    Parks and Recreation: $9,000 ($8.88)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $11,000 ($10.85)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $1,000 ($0.99)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $45,000 ($44.38)
    Regular Highways: $4,000 ($3.94)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $51,000 ($50.30)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $199,000 ($196.25)
    Solid Waste Management: $159,000 ($156.80)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $123,000 ($121.30)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $7,000 ($6.90)
    General Revenue - Other: $4,000 ($3.94)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($0.99)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $198,000 ($195.27)
    Liquor Stores: $158,000 ($155.82)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $299,000 ($294.87)
    Highways: $41,000 ($40.43)
  • Tax - Property: $321,000 ($316.57)
    Other License: $58,000 ($57.20)
    Other Selective Sales: $15,000 ($14.79)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $849,000 ($837.28)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $831,000 ($819.53)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,000 ($17.75)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $125,000 ($123.27)

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)

Businesses in Rowland, NC

  • Knights Inn: 1
  • Super 8: 1
  • Waffle House: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Rowland:

  • WBSC (1550 AM; 10 kW; BENNETTSVILLE, SC; Owner: D-MITCH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFMO (860 AM; 1 kW; FAIRMONT, NC; Owner: PRO-MEDIA, INC.)
  • WYRU (1160 AM; 5 kW; RED SPRINGS, NC; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJMX (970 AM; 10 kW; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WFNC (640 AM; 10 kW; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WEWO (1460 AM; 5 kW; LAURINBURG, NC; Owner: SERVICE MEDIA, INC.)
  • WKKE (1080 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ST. PAULS, NC; Owner: FERRIS YARNELL LOCKLEAR)
  • WDSC (800 AM; 1 kW; DILLON, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WJAY (1280 AM; 4 kW; MULLINS, SC; Owner: THE GREATER HWY CHURCH OF CHRIST)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WEEB (990 AM; 10 kW; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: PINEHURST BROADCASTING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rowland:

  • 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)
  • WCMG (94.3 FM; LATTA, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WUKS (107.7 FM; ST. PAULS, NC; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZFX (99.1 FM; WHITEVILLE, NC; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHLZ (100.5 FM; MARION, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WQSD (107.1 FM; BRIARCLIFF ACRES, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF MYRTLE BEACH LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WQSM (98.1 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFNC-FM (102.3 FM; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSTS (100.9 FM; FAIRMONT, NC; Owner: PRO-MEDIA, INC.)
  • WJSG (104.3 FM; HAMLET, NC; Owner: JACKSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Rowland:

  • 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.)
  • WSFX-TV (Channel 26; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN MEDIA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WUNU (Channel 31; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WLPS-LP (Channel 7; LUMBERTON/PEMBROKE, NC; Owner: BILLY RAY LOCKLEAR)
  • W67DU (Channel 67; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WPEM-LP (Channel 47; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: GERALD LOCKLEAR)
  • WECT (Channel 6; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WFPX (Channel 62; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W19CA (Channel 19; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: PACIFIC MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • W66DE (Channel 50; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: CAROLINA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJPM-TV (Channel 33; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WFXB (Channel 43; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: GE MEDIA, INC.)

Rowland fatal accident list:

Sep 21, 2016 07:08 PM, Sr-130, Lat: 34.537139, Lon: -79.292675, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Apr 11, 2015 07:06 PM, Sr-130, Sr-2435, Lat: 34.537083, Lon: -79.292367, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jan 27, 2013 02:22 AM, Sr-710, Purvis Rd, Lat: 34.588942, Lon: -79.263036, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Nov 17, 2011 05:08 AM, I-95, Nc-130, Lat: 34.526447, Lon: -79.271247, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Aug 23, 1976 05:55 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
Aug 23, 1975 05:55 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 18Number of bridges
  • 108ft / 32.9mTotal length
  • 139,280Total average daily traffic
  • 29,282Total average daily truck traffic
  • 131,760Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic
New bridges in Rowland, NC - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 81960-1969
  • 81970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Rowland, NC

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Rowland, NC)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KB4SNS, Licensee ID: L01197132, Grant Date: 12/02/2016, Expiration Date: 12/02/2026, Certifier: Henry A Freeman, Registrant: Henry A Freeman, Rowland, NC 28383
  • Call Sign: KN4YG, Licensee ID: L00253490, Grant Date: 12/21/2000, Expiration Date: 03/12/2011, Cancellation Date: 03/13/2013, Registrant: Albert E Deese, 1787 Nc Hwy 710 S, Rowland, NC 28383-9557

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172P (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5491K , Serial Number: 17274156, Year manufactured: 1980, Airworthiness Date: 08/20/1980, Certificate Issue Date: 02/10/2004
    Registrant (Individual): James H Jr Adams, 645 Adams Rd, Rowland, NC 28383
  • 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: 5900Z , Serial Number: 22-9765, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 11/21/1963, Certificate Issue Date: 06/11/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Clyde M Jr Lindsay, 5531 Us Highway 301 S, Rowland, NC 28383
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 83976 , Serial Number: 7AC-2662, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 12/06/1955, Certificate Issue Date: 01/19/2000
    Registrant (Individual): John H Jr Whittington, 401 E Jackson St, Rowland, NC 28383
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8493X , Serial Number: 17248993, Year manufactured: 1961, Certificate Issue Date: 10/14/2009
    Registrant (Individual): Michael L Davis, 6249 Nc Highway 130 W, Rowland, NC 28383
  • Aircraft: ADAMS JIM H QUICKIE (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: VOLKSWAGEN CONVERSION (36 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 39JA , Serial Number: 32, Year manufactured: 1983, Airworthiness Date: 06/30/1983, Certificate Issue Date: 05/05/1981
    Registrant (Individual): James H Jr Adams, 645 Adams Rd, Rowland, NC 28383

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Rowland, North Carolina:

  • Superinn & Suite, 14733 US 301 S, Rowland, North Carolina 28383 , Phone: (910) 422-3377, Fax: (910) 422-8570
  • Rowland, 502 S Bond St, Rowland, North Carolina 28383 , Phone: (910) 422-0914
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Rowland, North Carolina
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Rowland, NC
  • 69.0%Electricity
  • 25.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.3%Wood
  • 1.7%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Rowland, NC
  • 67.5%Electricity
  • 14.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 13.6%Utility gas
  • 4.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Rowland compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 4 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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