Stokesdale, North Carolina

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Population in 2017: 5,413 (22% urban, 78% rural).
Population change since 2000: +65.7%
Males: 2,673  (49.4%)
Females: 2,740  (50.6%)
Median resident age:

37.7 years
North Carolina median age:

38.8 years

Zip codes: 27357.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $85,943 (it was $51,484 in 2000)
Stokesdale:

$85,943
NC:

$52,752

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $39,118 (it was $22,548 in 2000)

Stokesdale town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $194,689 (it was $122,200 in 2000)
Stokesdale:

$194,689
NC:

$171,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $264,849; detached houses: $272,267; mobile homes: $81,969

Median gross rent in 2017: $977.

March 2019 cost of living index in Stokesdale: 80.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 7.3%
(8.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 4.4% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Stokesdale, NC (2010)
    • 4,48388.8%White alone
    • 2374.7%Black alone
    • 1783.5%Hispanic
    • 721.4%Asian alone
    • 581.1%Two or more races
    • 160.3%American Indian alone
    • 30.06%Other race alone

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



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 15 registered sex offenders living in Stokesdale, North Carolina as of January 28, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Stokesdale is 358 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (16.0%), English (7.4%), Italian (5.6%), German (5.5%), Irish (5.3%), Scotch-Irish (3.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 930 feet

Land area: 19.4 square miles.

Population density: 279 people per square mile   (very low).

Stokesdale, North Carolina map

151 residents are foreign born (0.9% Europe, 0.5% Africa, 0.4% Latin America).

This town:

2.8%
North Carolina:

7.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,716 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $905 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greensboro, NC (14.1 miles , pop. 223,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (370.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Oak Ridge, NC (2.2 miles ),
Summerfield, NC (2.4 miles ),
Walnut Cove, NC (3.1 miles ),
Kernersville, NC (3.2 miles ),
Hampstead, NC (3.2 miles ),
Madison, NC (3.2 miles ),
Walkertown, NC (3.4 miles ),
Mayodan, NC (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 36.24 N, Longitude: 79.98 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 336

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

Stokesdale satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.3%
North Carolina:

4.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +1,193 (+57.5%).
Most common industries in Stokesdale, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (9.2%)
  • Health care (7.3%)
  • Educational services (7.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.9%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (4.5%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.2%)
  • Chemicals (3.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (16.4%)
  • Chemicals (6.2%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.9%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.8%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (4.0%)
  • Educational services (4.0%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.3%)
  • Educational services (10.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.8%)
  • Apparel (5.6%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (5.1%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.0%)
  • Machinery (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Stokesdale, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.5%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5.1%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (4.5%)
  • Accountants and auditors (4.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.3%)
  • Customer service representatives (3.9%)

Average climate in Stokesdale, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Stokesdale, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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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 73.0. This is about average.

City:

73.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2005 was 0.704. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 14.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.704
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.65. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.65
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.177. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.177
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 31.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 15.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.5
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.94. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.94
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Stokesdale-area historical tornado activity is slightly below North Carolina state average. It is 30% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1989, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.7 miles away from the Stokesdale town center injured 30 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/20/1998, a category F3 tornado 11.3 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 27 people and caused $34 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Stokesdale-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 257.1 miles away from the city center
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 216.5 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 148.2 miles away from Stokesdale center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 126.4 miles away from Stokesdale center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 127.5 miles away from Stokesdale center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 224.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Guilford County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 6

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Stokesdale:

  • COUNTRYSIDE MANOR (7700 US 158 EAST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Stokesdale:

  • FORSYTH GROUP HOME #2 (Hospital, about 6 miles away; BELEWS CREEK, NC)
  • GUILFORD III (Hospital, about 7 miles away; SUMMERFIELD, NC)
  • FORSYTH GROUP HOME #1 (Hospital, about 9 miles away; KERNERSVILLE, NC)
  • PINEY GROVE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; KERNERSVILLE, NC)
  • JACOB'S CREEK NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; MADISON, NC)
  • WALNUT COVE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; WALNUT COVE, NC)
  • GUILFORD II (Hospital, about 11 miles away; GREENSBORO, NC)

Amtrak stations near Stokesdale:

  • 15 miles: GREENSBORO (2603 OAKLAND AVE.) . 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.
  • 18 miles: WINSTON-SALEM (127 S. CHERRY ST.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 20 miles: HIGH POINT (100 W. HIGH ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Stokesdale:

  • Guilford College (about 12 miles; Greensboro, NC; Full-time enrollment: 2,211)
  • University of North Carolina at Greensboro (about 16 miles; Greensboro, NC; FT enrollment: 16,174)
  • North Carolina A & T State University (about 17 miles; Greensboro, NC; FT enrollment: 9,805)
  • Guilford Technical Community College (about 17 miles; Jamestown, NC; FT enrollment: 13,068)
  • Winston-Salem State University (about 17 miles; Winston-Salem, NC; FT enrollment: 5,378)
  • Wake Forest University (about 18 miles; Winston Salem, NC; FT enrollment: 6,407)
  • High Point University (about 19 miles; High Point, NC; FT enrollment: 4,240)

Private high school in Stokesdale:

  • OAK LEVEL BAPTIST ACADEMY (Students: 111, Location: 1569 OAK LEVEL CHURCH RD, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Stokesdale:

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Points of interest:

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Churches in Stokesdale include: Mount Carmel United Methodist Church (A), Oak Spring Church (B), Flat Rock Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Upper Merchants Lake (A), Lower Merchants Lake (B), Hardin Lake (C), Honkers Hollow Lake (D), Lambert Lake (E), Thompson Lake (F), Pope Lake (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Rock Branch (A), Kings Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

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

PARKERS RESTAURANT (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
  • 5 regular monitoring violations
HUMPHREYS RIDGE CAMPGROUND NO 3 (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
FLAT ROCK UMC (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-02-2006), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-02-2006), St Compliance achieved (NOV-13-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-18-2008), St Formal NOV issued (APR-18-2008), St Compliance achieved (APR-28-2008)
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
RED BIRCH (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-15-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-15-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-15-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-15-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 14 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
P & M REST/TRUCK STOP (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 20 routine major monitoring violations
MT ZION METHODIST CHURCH (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (OCT-01-2012), St Public Notif requested (OCT-02-2012), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-02-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-02-2012), St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2012)

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

  • HUMPHREY`S RIDGE CAMPGRD NO 1 (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HUMPHREYS RIDGE CAMPGROUND NO 2 (Population served: 33, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HUMPHREY`S GRILL (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.7 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

78.8%
Whole state:

66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.0%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
71 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
64 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Stokesdale (2011 data):

  • SunTrust Bank: Stokesdale Branch 520 at 8401 Ivan, branch established on 1908/06/01. 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.
  • The Fidelity Bank: Stokesdale Branch at 8110 U.S. Highway 158, branch established on 1977/10/19. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,422.4 mil, Deposits: $1,234.1 mil, headquarters in Fuquay Varina, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 66 total offices, Holding Company: Fidelity Bancshares (N.C.), Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Stokesdale:

Marital status in Stokesdale, NC
  • Never married: 28.1%
  • Now married: 58.1%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 5.6%
  • Divorced: 7.4%

For population 25 years and over in Stokesdale:

  • High school or higher: 94.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 36.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.9%
  • Unemployed: 2.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
North Carolina average:

11.9

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Stokesdale, NC (based on Guilford County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant113,377411
Mainline Protestant74,143178
Catholic20,2287
Black Protestant16,25544
Other14,16439
Orthodox5404
None252,345-
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: 100
This county:

2.16 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Guilford County:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 57
Here:

1.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 182
Guilford County:

3.92 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 416
This county:

8.96 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Guilford County:

9.2%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

27.8%
North Carolina:

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

14.9%
North Carolina:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Stokesdale:

53.8%
North Carolina:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Stokesdale:

52.6%
North Carolina:

44.6%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.4
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Stokesdale:

20.3%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Stokesdale:

9.6%
North Carolina:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Stokesdale:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.0%
North Carolina:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

60.3%
North Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.4%
North Carolina:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Stokesdale, 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 1$3,427$41,1245$645
Totals for Government 1$3,427$41,1245$645

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

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $89,000 ($16.44)
    Financial Administration: $64,000 ($11.82)
    Water Utilities: $60,000 ($11.08)
    Parks and Recreation: $56,000 ($10.35)
    General Public Buildings: $20,000 ($3.69)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $17,000 ($3.14)
    Central Staff Services: $9,000 ($1.66)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($0.37)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,000 ($0.18)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Water Utilities: $154,000 ($28.45)
    Other - Police Protection: $80,000 ($14.78)
    Other - Housing and Community Development: $25,000 ($4.62)
    Other - Transit Utilities: $3,000 ($0.55)
    Other - General - Other: $3,000 ($0.55)
    Other - Protective Inspection and Regulations: $2,000 ($0.37)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $48,000 ($8.87)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $116,000 ($21.43)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $45,000 ($8.31)
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000 ($0.37)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $77,000 ($14.23)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $286,000 ($52.84)
  • Tax - Occupation and Business License - Other: $5,000 ($0.92)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,556,000 ($656.94)

6.35% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($51,873 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.35%
North Carolina average:

7.88%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($266 average AGI)
Guilford County:

0.03%
North Carolina average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Forsyth County, NC  0.58% ($63,018 average AGI)
from Alamance County, NC  0.38% ($38,768)
from Randolph County, NC  0.37% ($45,253)


6.56% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($51,227 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.56%
North Carolina average:

7.23%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($326 average AGI)
Guilford County:

0.04%
North Carolina average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Forsyth County, NC  0.74% ($43,253 average AGI)
to Davidson County, NC  0.40% ($40,082)
to Randolph County, NC  0.40% ($35,894)

Businesses in Stokesdale, NC

  • Subway: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Stokesdale:

  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWBG (1470 AM; 10 kW; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING COPORATION)
  • WCOG (1320 AM; 5 kW; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSJS (600 AM; 5 kW; WINSTON-SALEM, NC)
  • 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.)
  • WSGH (1040 AM; 9 kW; LEWISVILLE, NC; Owner: WINSTON-SALEM, GREENSBORO, HIGH POINT AREA RADIO)
  • WSML (1200 AM; 10 kW; GRAHAM, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WTOB (1380 AM; 5 kW; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORP)
  • WIST (790 AM; 3 kW; THOMASVILLE, NC; Owner: GHB RADIO, INC.)
  • WPAQ (740 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT AIRY, NC; Owner: RALPH D. EPPERSON)
  • WPCM (920 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON-GRAHAM, NC; Owner: CAROLINA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WHKY (1290 AM; 50 kW; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Stokesdale:

  • WJMH (102.1 FM; REIDSVILLE, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMQX-FM (93.1 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WGBT (94.5 FM; EDEN, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFDD (88.5 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY)
  • WKZL (107.5 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: DICK BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC. OF TENNESSEE)
  • WOZN (98.7 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTQR (104.1 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQMG-FM (97.1 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WVBZ (100.3 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMAG (99.5 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W285DJ (104.9 FM; MOUNT AIRY, NC; Owner: TRIAD FAMILY NETWORK, INC,)
  • WKRR (92.3 FM; ASHEBORO, NC; Owner: DICK BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC. OF TENNESSEE)
  • WNAA (90.1 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: NC AGRICULTURAL & TECHNICAL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WKXU (101.1 FM; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: CAROLINA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WIST-FM (98.3 FM; THOMASVILLE, NC; Owner: WEAM QUALITY RADIO CORP.)
  • WBFJ-FM (89.3 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: TRIAD FAMILY NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBRF (98.1 FM; GALAX, VA; Owner: BLUE RIDGE RADIO, INC.)
  • WROV-FM (96.3 FM; MARTINSVILLE, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFMX (105.7 FM; STATESVILLE, NC; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHPE-FM (95.5 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Stokesdale:

  • WFMY-TV (Channel 2; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WFMY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WUPN-TV (Channel 48; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WUPN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WXLV-TV (Channel 45; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WXLV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WTWB-TV (Channel 20; LEXINGTON, NC; Owner: WTWB OF THE TRIAD, LLC)
  • WLXI-TV (Channel 61; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • WGPX (Channel 16; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: PAXSON GREENSBORO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WGHP (Channel 8; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: WGHP LICENSE, INC.)
  • WXII-TV (Channel 12; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WXII HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WXIV-LP (Channel 14; REIDSVILLE, NC; Owner: CAROLINA BLUE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WUNL-TV (Channel 26; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
Stokesdale fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Stokesdale fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 89ft / 27.2mTotal length
  • 49,750Total average daily traffic
  • 5,967Total average daily truck traffic
  • 83,700Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic
New bridges in Stokesdale, NC - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 61970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Stokesdale, NC

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • County Fire Station 12 (Lat: 36.243194 Lon: -79.954750), Call Sign: KIU962,
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.5000 MHz, Grant Date: 06/19/2013, Expiration Date: 09/01/2023, Registrant: County Of Guilford, 1002 Meadowood St, Greensboro, NC 27409, Phone: (336) 641-6546, Fax: (336) 641-3327, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • STOKESDALE, 9578 St Rt 65 (Lat: 36.261528 Lon: -79.935583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WPNL257,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6590.00 MHz, 6660.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/11/2008, Expiration Date: 04/04/2018, Cancellation Date: 02/05/2016, 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:
  • GOLD HILL NC2, 281 Nc 68 (Lat: 36.278722 Lon: -79.940139), Type: Mast, Structure height: 52.1 m, Overall height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WQIJ699,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, Grant Date: 02/28/2008, Expiration Date: 02/28/2018, Cancellation Date: 08/28/2009, Certifier: William Chastain, Registrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, 774 Mays Blvd., #10-465, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • Sta 157 Pine Needle, 8001 Haw River Rd (Lat: 36.213833 Lon: -79.970056), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 50.3 m, Overall height: 51.8 m, Call Sign: WRCY864,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, Grant Date: 02/28/2019, Expiration Date: 02/28/2029, Certifier: Michael Masa, Registrant: Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line Co., LLC, 2800 Post Oak Blvd, Houston, TX 77056, Phone: (713) 215-2744, Fax: (713) 215-2266, Email:
  • TROUBLESOME, 3 Miles Ne Of (Lat: 36.270667 Lon: -79.944750), Overall height: 75.6 m, Call Sign: WLB392,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3710.00 MHz, 3730.00 MHz, 3710.00 MHz, 3730.00 MHz, 3790.00 MHz, 3810.00 MHz, 3790.00 MHz, 3810.00 MHz, 3870.00 MHz, 3890.00 MHz... (+14 more), Grant Date: 02/27/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 12/06/2001, Registrant: Mci Worldcom Network Services, Inc, 2270 Lakeside Blvd 2865/642, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 656-5287, Fax: (972) 656-1622, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Stokesdale)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Stokesdale)
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
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED21$173,27242$257,834201$220,0615$67,2565$209,0284$109,345
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$94,4002$268,96518$188,5582$48,6001$92,1701$68,150
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$115,3506$200,91040$228,5373$34,6331$283,7702$80,995
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$113,9556$284,97840$189,0162$78,2052$140,2102$74,295
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$013$226,1041$188,2500$01$81,560

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0159.00

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 ORIGINATED8$221,9749$263,846
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$122,330
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$211,1500$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$202,7701$200,540
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$200,540

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0159.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Stokesdale, NC
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Stokesdale, 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 61. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 117 took place in 2008, and the least - 24 in 2017. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Stokesdale, NC When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (48.2%), and Outside Fires (37.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Stokesdale, NC
    • 50348.2%Structure Fires
    • 39137.5%Outside Fires
    • 1019.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 484.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Stokesdale, NC
Most common first names in Stokesdale, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William4973.5 years
James4371.2 years
John3372.6 years
Robert2970.1 years
Mary2572.9 years
Thomas1669.8 years
Annie1381.1 years
Charles1368.6 years
Ruby1382.1 years
David1167.4 years
Most common last names in Stokesdale, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Angel2177.2 years
Neal1973.6 years
Pegram1977.4 years
Wilson1975.1 years
Smith1779.5 years
Williams1681.8 years
Moore1671.9 years
Southern1670.5 years
Southard1575.4 years
Friddle1380.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Stokesdale, NC
  • 51.6%Electricity
  • 33.1%Utility gas
  • 7.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.9%Wood
  • 0.6%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Stokesdale, NC
  • 80.7%Electricity
  • 7.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 6.8%Utility gas
  • 2.6%Wood
  • 2.3%No fuel used


Stokesdale compared to North Carolina state average:

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

Stokesdale on our top lists:

  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: construction and extraction occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Argentina (population 500+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
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  • Andrew Stacy Morgan (2)
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Total of 52 patent applications in 2008-2021.