Stem, North Carolina

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Population in 2014: 470 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +105.2%
Males: 219  (46.7%)
Females: 251  (53.3%)
Median resident age:  30.6 years
North Carolina median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 27581.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $55,023 (it was $35,938 in 2000)
Stem:

$55,023
NC:

$45,906

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,862 (it was $17,362 in 2000)

Stem town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $134,711 (it was $78,800 in 2000)
Stem:

$134,711
NC:

$154,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $142,181; Detached houses: $147,259; Mobile homes: $38,238

Median gross rent in 2013: $775.

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  • Races in Stem, NC (2010)

    Stem races chart
    • 37380.6%White alone
    • 388.2%Black alone
    • 316.7%Hispanic
    • 173.7%Two or more races
    • 20.4%American Indian alone
    • 20.4%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Stem: 81.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (17.7%), English (5.3%), German (3.9%), Irish (2.2%), Scottish (2.0%), French (1.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 476 feet

Land area: 0.94 square miles.

Population density: 502 people per square mile   (low).

Stem,NC real estate house value index trend

Stem, North Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Stem:

  • High school or higher: 73.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Stem town:

  • Never married: 39.9%
  • Now married: 47.9%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 3.1%
  • Divorced: 7.5%

36 residents are foreign born (3.0% Latin America).

This town:

3.6%
North Carolina:

7.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,402 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,170 (1.5%)

Stem satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Durham, NC (17.9 miles , pop. 187,035).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (26.8 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (326.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Butner, NC (2.2 miles ), Creedmoor, NC (2.4 miles ), Oxford, NC (3.3 miles ), Rougemont, NC (3.4 miles ), Gorman, NC (3.5 miles ), Kittrell, NC (4.0 miles) , Franklinton, NC (4.1 miles ), Durham, NC (4.2 miles ).

Latitude: 36.20 N, Longitude: 78.72 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 919

Stem household income distribution Stem home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.8%
North Carolina:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (54%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Information (3%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Utilities (2%)
  • Finance and insurance (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (16%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (14%)
  • Material moving occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (38%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in Stem, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Stem-area historical tornado activity is near North Carolina state average. It is 20% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/28/1988, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.9 miles away from the Stem town center killed 4 people and injured 154 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 11/23/1992, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.1 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 10 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Stem-area historical earthquake activity is near North Carolina state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 106.1 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 319.2 miles away from Stem center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 267.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 242.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/21/1998 at 05:56:47, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 8.3 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 84.0 miles away from Stem center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 190.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Granville County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Droughts: 2, Ice Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Stem topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Stem:

  • JOHN UMSTEAD HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; BUTNER, NC)
  • STEM ROAD HOME (Hospital, about 6 miles away; CREEDMOOR, NC)
  • FMC DIALYSIS SERVICES NEUSE RIVER (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; OXFORD, NC)
  • PEAK RESOURCES - TREYBURN (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; DURHAM, NC)
  • UNIVERSAL HEALTH CARE / OXFORD (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; OXFORD, NC)
  • BRANTWOOD NH AND RETIREMENT CENT (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; OXFORD, NC)
  • KENWOOD GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 13 miles away; DURHAM, NC)

Amtrak station near Stem:

  • 18 miles: DURHAM (400 W. CHAPEL HILL ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Stem:

  • Vance-Granville Community College (about 16 miles; Henderson, NC; Full-time enrollment: 3,232)
  • Durham Technical Community College (about 18 miles; Durham, NC; FT enrollment: 3,515)
  • Duke University (about 19 miles; Durham, NC; FT enrollment: 14,652)
  • North Carolina Central University (about 19 miles; Durham, NC; FT enrollment: 7,281)
  • Strayer University-North Carolina (about 24 miles; Morrisville, NC; FT enrollment: 3,070)
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (about 28 miles; Chapel Hill, NC; FT enrollment: 24,946)
  • North Carolina State University at Raleigh (about 29 miles; Raleigh, NC; FT enrollment: 29,958)

Public high school in Stem:

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Churches in Stem include: Stem United Methodist Church (A), Gooch Memorial Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Granville County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 51.2. This is significantly better than average.

City:

51.2
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2000 was 0.650. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 14.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.650
U.S.:

0.293

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.166. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.166
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 27.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 13.3. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.3
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.77. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.77
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 24.5%
(12.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.2% for Black residents, 12.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  65.5%
Whole state:  66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.7%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.1
North Carolina average:

12.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Stem town (based on Granville County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant20,20952
Mainline Protestant3,40324
Black Protestant9618
Catholic5951
Other111
None34,737-
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: 8
Granville County:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Granville County:

1.07 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
Granville County:

5.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Here:

3.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.5%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Granville County:

36.1%
North Carolina:

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

17.5%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Stem:

46.5%
North Carolina:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

41.8%
North Carolina:

44.6%

Average BMI:
Stem:

28.8
North Carolina:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.4%
North Carolina:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.8%
State:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
Stem:

35.3%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Stem:

53.4%
North Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Stem:

78.0%
North Carolina:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Stem, 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 0$0 7$2,861
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 4$4,186
Totals for Government 0$0 11$7,047

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

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $40,000 ($85.11)
    Central Staff Services: $15,000 ($31.91)
    Financial Administration: $12,000 ($25.53)
    Regular Highways: $6,000 ($12.77)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($8.51)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $25,000 ($53.19)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $26,000 ($55.32)

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

  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $29,000 ($61.70)
    All Other: $18,000 ($38.30)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($4.26)
    General Revenue, NEC: $2,000 ($4.26)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $10,000 ($21.28)
    General Support: $6,000 ($12.77)
  • Tax - Property: $32,000 ($68.09)
    NEC: $2,000 ($4.26)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $114,000 ($242.55)

6.02% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,594 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.02%
North Carolina average:

7.13%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Wake County, NC  1.08% ($44,389 average AGI)
from Durham County, NC  1.01% ($35,440)
from Vance County, NC  0.75% ($29,296)


6.19% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,915 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.19%
North Carolina average:

6.77%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Wake County, NC  1.22% ($47,216 average AGI)
to Durham County, NC  1.08% ($30,373)
to Vance County, NC  0.70% ($22,090)

Strongest AM radio stations in Stem:

  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WDNC (620 AM; 5 kW; DURHAM, NC)
  • WSRC (1410 AM; 5 kW; DURHAM, NC; Owner: DURHAM CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WETC (540 AM; 8 kW; WENDELL-ZEBULON, NC; Owner: CAROLINA REGIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTIK (1310 AM; 5 kW; DURHAM, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WRBZ (850 AM; 10 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: ALCHEMY COMMUNICATIONS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP #1)
  • WRTP (1530 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCBQ (1340 AM; 1 kW; OXFORD, NC; Owner: THE PARADISE NETWORK (TPN) OF NORTH CAROLINA, INC.)
  • WCHL (1360 AM; 5 kW; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: WCHL-WDNC, INC.)
  • WSML (1200 AM; 10 kW; GRAHAM, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WTAR (850 AM; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Stem:

  • WQOK (97.5 FM; SOUTH BOSTON, VA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCPE (89.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: EDUCATIONAL INFORMATION CORPORATION)
  • WQDR (94.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAROLINA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WRAL (101.5 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAL-FM, 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)
  • WFXC (107.1 FM; DURHAM, NC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WYFL (92.5 FM; HENDERSON, NC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WNCU (90.7 FM; DURHAM, NC; Owner: NORTH CAROLINA CENTRAL UNIVERSITY)
  • WRDU (106.1 FM; WILSON, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDCG (105.1 FM; DURHAM, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBBB (96.1 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAROLINA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WTRG (100.7 FM; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKXU (101.1 FM; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: CAROLINA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WWMY (102.9 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WWND, L.L.C.)
  • WICE (98.3 FM; CLARKSVILLE, VA; Owner: JOYNER RADIO, INC.)
  • WHLQ (102.5 FM; LOUISBURG, NC; Owner: NEW CENTURY MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • WKRX (96.7 FM; ROXBORO, NC; Owner: ROXBORO BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WXYC (89.3 FM; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: STUDENT EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSHA (88.9 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: SHAW UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Stem:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Stem)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Stem Microwave Station (Lat: 36.221528 Lon: -78.704722), Call Sign: KNCX499
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.375 MHz, 456.375 MHz, 457.500 MHzGrant Date: 06/01/2002, Expiration Date: 07/30/2012, Cancellation Date: 02/21/2006Registrant: Carolina Power And Light Company, 2610 Wycliff Road, Raleigh, NC 27607, Phone: (919) 235-4120, Fax: (919) 235-4008, Email:
  • 1.7 Mi Ne (Lat: 36.221528 Lon: -78.704722), Structure height: 125 m, Call Sign: WNRR796
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.525 MHzGrant Date: 07/24/2002, Expiration Date: 09/29/2012, Cancellation Date: 02/21/2006Registrant: Carolina Power And Light Company, 2610 Wycliff Road, Raleigh, NC 27607, Phone: (919) 235-4120, Fax: (919) 235-4008, Email:
  • Mobiles Loc 1, Lat: 36.201000 Lon: -78.723556, Call Sign: WNSD983, Licensee ID: L00008014
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.830 MHz, 160.950 MHzGrant Date: 02/19/2015, Expiration Date: 05/15/2025Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree Street Ne, Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:
  • Lat: 36.210722 Lon: -78.702278, Call Sign: WQHN596
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.400 MHz, 462.275 MHz, 463.325 MHz, 464.200 MHz, 464.900 MHzGrant Date: 09/19/2007, Expiration Date: 09/19/2017, Certifier: Stephen L HesterRegistrant: Granville Communications, Oxford, NC 27565, Phone: (919) 693-4454, Fax: (919) 693-6357, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • STEM MW BLDG, Stem Mw Bldg (Lat: 36.221667 Lon: -78.704722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 124.9 m, Overall height: 131 m, Call Sign: WEE965
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, 5945.20 MHzGrant Date: 08/05/2009, Expiration Date: 10/20/2019, Certifier: Richard A DonaldsonRegistrant: Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC, 1934 Augistine Ave., Covington, KY 41014, Phone: (859) 815-6413, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

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

CASCADE MOBILE ESTATES (Serves VA, Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-16-2007), St Public Notif requested (FEB-16-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-05-2007), St Public Notif received (OCT-01-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
TALLY HO FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 16
  • Hazardous Condition: 25
  • Good Intent Call: 12

Incident types - Stem

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Stem, NC
Most common first names in Stem, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1670.7 years
James1471.7 years
John1072.4 years
Willie965.3 years
George973.7 years
Robert874.4 years
Thomas670.5 years
Billy562.0 years
Edna575.8 years
Roy480.7 years
Most common last names in Stem, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Bullock1573.8 years
Wilkins1383.1 years
Mangum1077.8 years
Gooch978.1 years
Davis977.1 years
Green871.6 years
Boyd867.1 years
Clayton871.0 years
Jackson774.0 years
Oakley776.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (68%)
  • Utility gas (24%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)

Stem compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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  • James M. Parisi (5)
  • Leslie M. Garrett (1)
  • Warren Harding Daniels, Jr. (1)

Total of 7 patent applications in 2008-2016.