Taylortown, North Carolina

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Population in 2014: 807 (87% urban, 13% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.5%
 
Males: 386  (47.9%)
Females: 421  (52.1%)
Median resident age:  41.6 years
North Carolina median age:  38.7 years

Zip codes: 27376.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $35,274 (it was $30,781 in 2000)
Taylortown:

$35,274
NC:

$50,584

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $17,733 (it was $16,889 in 2000)

Taylortown town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $126,766 (it was $65,900 in 2000)
Taylortown:

$126,766
NC:

$165,400

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $152,491; Detached houses: $156,753; Mobile homes: $39,078

Median gross rent in 2016: $676.

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  • Races in Taylortown, NC (2010)

    Taylortown races chart
    • 46965.0%Black alone
    • 22631.3%White alone
    • 81.1%Two or more races
    • 71.0%Hispanic
    • 60.8%Asian alone
    • 30.4%American Indian alone
    • 30.4%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Taylortown: 82.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (4.1%), German (1.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 450 feet

Land area: 1.20 square miles.

Population density: 671 people per square mile   (low).

Taylortown,NC real estate house value index trend

Taylortown, North Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Taylortown:

  • High school or higher: 87.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.8%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Taylortown town:

  • Never married: 45.4%
  • Now married: 38.2%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 8.0%
  • Divorced: 7.6%

16 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.5%
North Carolina:

7.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,040 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $796 (1.0%)

Taylortown satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, NC (34.3 miles , pop. 121,015).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Greensboro, NC (62.4 miles , pop. 223,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (407.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Pinehurst, NC (1.5 miles ), Foxfire, NC (2.3 miles ), Seven Lakes, NC (2.4 miles ), Southern Pines, NC (2.4 miles ), Aberdeen, NC (2.6 miles ), Whispering Pines, NC (2.7 miles ), Pinebluff, NC (2.8 miles ), Carthage, NC (3.0 miles ).

Latitude: 35.22 N, Longitude: 79.50 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 910

Taylortown household income distribution Taylortown home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.64
North Carolina average:

2.31
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.5%
North Carolina:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +164 (+24.1%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (22%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (19%)
  • Construction (18%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Retail trade (24%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (20%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Community and social service occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Taylortown, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Taylortown-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 5% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 37.3 miles away from the Taylortown town center killed 7 people and injured 100 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 tornado 40.1 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 395 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Taylortown-area historical earthquake activity is near North Carolina state average. It is 87% 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 194.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 164.5 miles away from Taylortown 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 154.0 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 186.4 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 69.2 miles away from Taylortown 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 321.7 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 Moore County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Droughts: 2, Ice Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Taylortown topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Taylortown:

  • FIRSTHEALTH HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; WEST END, NC)
  • MANOR CARE HEALTH SVCS PINEHURST (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PINEHURST, NC)
  • FIRSTHEALTH MOORE REGIONAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; PINEHURST, NC)
  • MOORE REGIONAL HOSPITAL ASC (Hospital, about 3 miles away; PINEHURST, NC)
  • DIALYSIS CARE OF MOORE COUNTY INC (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; PINEHURST, NC)
  • FIRSTHEALTH HOSPICE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; PINEHURST, NC)
  • QUAIL HAVEN VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; PINEHURST, NC)

Amtrak station near Taylortown:

  • 7 miles: SOUTHERN PINES (N. WEST BROAD ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Taylortown:

  • Sandhills Community College (about 5 miles; Pinehurst, NC; Full-time enrollment: 3,434)
  • Richmond Community College (about 25 miles; Hamlet, NC; FT enrollment: 2,106)
  • Central Carolina Community College (about 27 miles; Sanford, NC; FT enrollment: 3,675)
  • Fayetteville Technical Community College (about 34 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 10,114)
  • Fayetteville State University (about 36 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 5,297)
  • Methodist University (about 36 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 2,313)
  • Randolph Community College (about 37 miles; Asheboro, NC; FT enrollment: 2,528)

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Moore 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 41.9. This is significantly better than average.

City:

41.9
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 11.4. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.27. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.27
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 34.5%
(15.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.3% for Black residents, 21.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 76.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

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

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.6%
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: 0.3% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.4
North Carolina average:

12.0

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

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Religion statistics for Taylortown town (based on Moore County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant21,49089
Mainline Protestant12,67549
Catholic5,6533
Black Protestant4,07225
Other8754
None43,482-
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: 15
Moore County:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Moore County:

0.95 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 36
Moore County:

4.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 83
Here:

9.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.2%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Moore County:

24.1%
North Carolina:

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

16.7%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Taylortown:

47.5%
North Carolina:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Taylortown:

43.5%
State:

44.6%

Average BMI:
This city:

30.6
North Carolina:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Taylortown:

18.3%
North Carolina:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Taylortown:

14.4%
North Carolina:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.6
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

36.9%
North Carolina:

33.6%

General health condition:
Taylortown:

51.4%
North Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Taylortown:

83.4%
North Carolina:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Taylortown, 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$2,745$32,9400$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$2,980$35,7602$1,886
Water Supply 0$0 1$744
Other and Unallocable 1$2,393$28,7160$0
Totals for Government 3$8,118$32,4723$2,630

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $60,000 ($74.35)
    Parks & Recreation: $57,000 ($70.63)
    General Public Buildings: $5,000 ($6.20)
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $98,000 ($121.44)
    Sewerage: $69,000 ($85.50)
    Police Protection: $56,000 ($69.39)
    Fire Protection: $48,000 ($59.48)
    Water Utilities: $29,000 ($35.94)
    General Public Buildings: $25,000 ($30.98)
    Solid Waste Management: $25,000 ($30.98)
    Regular Highways: $17,000 ($21.07)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($4.96)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $65,000 ($80.55)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($1.24)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $71,000 ($87.98)
    Solid Waste Management: $19,000 ($23.54)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $133,000 ($164.81)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $9,000 ($11.15)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($4.96)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $30,000 ($37.17)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $30,000 ($37.17)
    General Support: $23,000 ($28.50)
    All Other: $2,000 ($2.48)
  • Tax - Property: $156,000 ($193.31)
    NEC: $7,000 ($8.67)

Taylortown government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $18,000 ($22.30)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $13,000 ($16.11)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $5,000 ($6.20)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $345,000 ($427.51)

6.79% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($56,475 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.79%
North Carolina average:

7.13%

0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,271 average AGI)
Moore County:

0.14%
North Carolina average:

0.10%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cumberland County, NC  0.46% ($76,987 average AGI)
from Hoke County, NC  0.28% ($40,267)
from Richmond County, NC  0.25% ($35,190)


5.93% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($47,468 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.93%
North Carolina average:

6.77%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,295 average AGI)
Moore County:

0.11%
North Carolina average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cumberland County, NC  0.34% ($41,264 average AGI)
to Wake County, NC  0.33% ($59,625)
to Lee County, NC  0.27% ($36,553)

Strongest AM radio stations in Taylortown:

  • WEEB (990 AM; 10 kW; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: PINEHURST BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WIOZ (550 AM; 1 kW; PINEHURST, NC; Owner: MUIRFIELD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQNX (1350 AM; 3 kW; ABERDEEN, NC; Owner: GOLF CAPITAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WFNC (640 AM; 10 kW; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLWL (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ROCKINGHAM, NC; Owner: SANDHILLS BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WAGL (1560 AM; daytime; 50 kW; LANCASTER, SC; Owner: PALMETTO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WBSC (1550 AM; 10 kW; BENNETTSVILLE, SC; Owner: D-MITCH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYRU (1160 AM; 5 kW; RED SPRINGS, NC; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Taylortown:

  • WIOZ-FM (102.5 FM; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: MERIDIAN COMMUNICATIONS. L.L.C.)
  • W290AD (105.9 FM; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBFY (90.3 FM; PINEHURST, NC; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WQSM (98.1 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • W202BQ (88.3 FM; ABERDEEN, NC; Owner: EDUCATIONAL INFORMATION CORP.)
  • WKQB (106.9 FM; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • WQDR (94.7 FM; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: CAROLINA MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WMAG (99.5 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFLB (96.5 FM; LAURINBURG, NC; Owner: WFLB LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRSN (93.9 FM; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKML (95.7 FM; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: WKML LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEGX (92.9 FM; DILLON, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WUNC (91.5 FM; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES UNIVERSITY OF NC AT CHAPEL HILL)
  • WKRR (92.3 FM; ASHEBORO, NC; Owner: DICK BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC. OF TENNESSEE)
  • WFJA (105.5 FM; SANFORD, NC; Owner: WWGP BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJSG (104.3 FM; HAMLET, NC; Owner: JACKSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Taylortown:

  • WYBE-CA (Channel 44; PINEHURST, NC; Owner: MULTIMEDIA NETWORK OF NC, INC)
  • WUVC (Channel 40; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPITAL BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • 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.)
  • WTVD (Channel 11; DURHAM, NC; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WRAZ (Channel 50; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: WRAZ-TV, INC.)
  • WPDE-TV (Channel 15; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: GRAND STRAND COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WWMB (Channel 21; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: ATLANTIC MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WFPX (Channel 62; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WUNU (Channel 31; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WBTW (Channel 13; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WUNC-TV (Channel 4; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WGHP (Channel 8; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: WGHP LICENSE, INC.)
  • W19CA (Channel 19; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: PACIFIC MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • W66DF (Channel 66; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Hazardous Condition: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (88%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Taylortown compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage 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 significantly above state average.
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