Vanceboro, North Carolina

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Population in 2017: 980 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +9.1%
 
Males: 439  (44.8%)
Females: 541  (55.2%)
Median resident age:

31.5 years
North Carolina median age:

38.8 years

Zip codes: 28586.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $31,867 (it was $30,655 in 2000)
Vanceboro:

$31,867
NC:

$52,752

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $17,922 (it was $14,327 in 2000)

Vanceboro town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $80,973 (it was $70,600 in 2000)
Vanceboro:

$80,973
NC:

$171,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $222,821; detached houses: $244,421; mobile homes: $46,969

Median gross rent in 2017: $335.

March 2019 cost of living index in Vanceboro: 78.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 46.1%
(21.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 67.0% for Black residents, 81.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Vanceboro, NC (2010)
    • 64364.0%White alone
    • 29729.6%Black alone
    • 323.2%Two or more races
    • 262.6%Hispanic
    • 60.6%American Indian alone
    • 10.10%Other race alone

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



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 32 registered sex offenders living in Vanceboro, North Carolina as of December 15, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Vanceboro is 37 to 1.


Crime rates in Vanceboro by year

Type

2004

2006

2013

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
3
(347.6)
1
(98.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(98.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
5
(562.4)
19
(2,202)
12
(1,182)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
17
(1,912)
7
(811.1)
39
(3,842)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(112.5)
1
(115.9)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)120.1300.1285.7

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City-data.com crime index in Vanceboro, NC

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.07
North Carolina average:

2.34
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Ancestries: English (9.2%), American (7.7%), Irish (3.6%), African (3.6%), German (1.9%), Italian (1.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 22 feet

Land area: 1.72 square miles.

Population density: 569 people per square mile   (low).

Vanceboro, 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: $1,100 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $662 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greenville, NC (24.0 miles , pop. 60,476).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (91.2 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (342.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Cove City, NC (3.5 miles ),
New Bern, NC (3.8 miles ),
Bridgeton, NC (3.8 miles ),
Chocowinity, NC (3.9 miles ),
Trent Woods, NC (4.0 miles ),
River Bend, NC (4.0 miles ),
Grifton, NC (4.1 miles ),
River Road, NC (4.1 miles )

Latitude: 35.30 N, Longitude: 77.15 W

Area code: 252

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

4.4%
North Carolina:

4.1%
Most common industries in Vanceboro, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.9%)
  • Public administration (8.5%)
  • Construction (7.7%)
  • Paper (6.7%)
  • Educational services (6.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.2%)
  • Paper (11.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (8.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.9%)
  • Repair & maintenance (6.4%)
  • Public administration (5.9%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (4.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (20.5%)
  • Public administration (11.7%)
  • Educational services (9.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.1%)
  • Social assistance (4.1%)
  • Apparel (3.5%)
Most common occupations in Vanceboro, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (9.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (3.5%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (12.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.8%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (5.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Carpenters (3.9%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.4%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (6.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.7%)

Average climate in Vanceboro, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2 Ozone PM10
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 45.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

45.6
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.346. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.346
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2017 was 16.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 19.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.0
U.S.:

19.6

Tornado activity:

Vanceboro-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 0% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.2 miles away from the Vanceboro town center killed 16 people and injured 153 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/17/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 21.4 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 85 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Vanceboro-area historical earthquake activity is below North Carolina state average. It is 91% 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 163.3 miles away from Vanceboro center
On 8/6/1994 at 19:54:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.6 LG, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 28.0 miles away from Vanceboro center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 238.8 miles away from Vanceboro center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 319.5 miles away from Vanceboro 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 230.3 miles away from Vanceboro 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 256.5 miles away from Vanceboro center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Craven County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 16, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Vanceboro topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Vanceboro:

  • BAYVIEW NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; NEW BERN, NC)
  • CRAVEN CO HEALTH DEPT (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; NEW BERN, NC)
  • ARC HDS CRAVEN #2 GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 14 miles away; NEW BERN, NC)
  • LIFE, INC CHERRY LANE (Hospital, about 14 miles away; NEW BERN, NC)
  • CAROLINA EAST HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; NEW BERN, NC)
  • NEW BERN DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; NEW BERN, NC)
  • TWO RIVERS HEALTHCARE - NEUSE CAMPUS (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; NEW BERN, NC)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Vanceboro:

  • Craven Community College (about 14 miles; New Bern, NC; Full-time enrollment: 2,712)
  • Pitt Community College (about 23 miles; Winterville, NC; FT enrollment: 7,026)
  • East Carolina University (about 25 miles; Greenville, NC; FT enrollment: 23,943)
  • Lenoir Community College (about 25 miles; Kinston, NC; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Coastal Carolina Community College (about 40 miles; Jacksonville, NC; FT enrollment: 4,502)
  • Wayne Community College (about 46 miles; Goldsboro, NC; FT enrollment: 3,174)
  • Edgecombe Community College (about 47 miles; Tarboro, NC; FT enrollment: 2,058)

Public high school in Vanceboro:

Public elementary/middle school in Vanceboro:

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Points of interest:

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Notable location: Vanceboro Police Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Peace & Plenty Shooting Preserve (Tours & Charters; 2028 Wilmar Road).

Birthplace of: Anthony Wright - 2005 NFL player (Baltimore Ravens, born: Feb 14, 1976), Anthony Wright (American football) - Football quarterback.

Craven 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:

2.6 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

73.1%
Whole state:

66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.0%
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: 0.3% of all households
5 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
5 people in homes for the mentally ill in 2000

Banks with branches in Vanceboro (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Vanceboro Branch at 8123 Main Street (U.S. 17), branch established on 1941/11/05. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

For population 15 years and over in Vanceboro:

Marital status in Vanceboro, NC
  • Never married: 37.2%
  • Now married: 39.0%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 15.4%

For population 25 years and over in Vanceboro:

  • High school or higher: 82.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.3%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
North Carolina average:

11.9

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Vanceboro, NC (based on Craven County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant23,67398
Mainline Protestant12,74049
Catholic6,3942
Black Protestant4,46630
Other1,8066
Orthodox--
None54,426-
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: 23
Craven County:

2.39 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

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

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
This county:

0.73 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 55
Craven County:

5.71 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 63
This county:

6.54 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

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

10.3%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

30.3%
North Carolina:

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

13.1%
North Carolina:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Vanceboro:

49.5%
North Carolina:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Vanceboro:

47.2%
North Carolina:

44.6%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.3
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.4%
North Carolina:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.8%
North Carolina:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Vanceboro:

6.8
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

36.9%
North Carolina:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

56.0%
North Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Vanceboro:

79.5%
North Carolina:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Vanceboro, 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
Police Protection - Officers 2$6,232$37,3920$0
Other Government Administration 2$5,544$33,2641$2,349
Solid Waste Management 2$3,959$23,7540$0
Sewerage 1$2,568$30,8160$0
Water Supply 1$2,559$30,7080$0
Streets and Highways 1$1,417$17,0040$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 9$22,279$29,7051$2,349

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

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $301,000 ($307.14)
    Sewerage: $230,000 ($234.69)
    Water Utilities: $164,000 ($167.35)
    Police Protection: $146,000 ($148.98)
    Solid Waste Management: $120,000 ($122.45)
    Regular Highways: $71,000 ($72.45)
    Central Staff Services: $10,000 ($10.20)
    Libraries: $5,000 ($5.10)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($4.08)
    Natural Resources - Other: $3,000 ($3.06)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $13,000 ($13.27)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $22,000 ($22.45)
    Financial Administration: $7,000 ($7.14)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $250,000 ($255.10)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $8,000 ($8.16)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $219,000 ($223.47)
    Solid Waste Management: $76,000 ($77.55)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $10,000 ($10.20)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $19,000 ($19.39)
    Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($8.16)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $156,000 ($159.18)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $88,000 ($89.80)
    Highways: $33,000 ($33.67)
  • Tax - Property: $264,000 ($269.39)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $111,000 ($113.27)
    Other License: $74,000 ($75.51)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $537,000 ($547.96)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $537,000 ($547.96)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $532,000 ($542.86)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $532,000 ($542.86)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,216,000 ($1240.82)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $203,000 ($207.14)

10.13% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($41,263 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.13%
North Carolina average:

7.88%

0.39% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,581 average AGI)
Craven County:

0.39%
North Carolina average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Carteret County, NC  0.77% ($37,000 average AGI)
from Onslow County, NC  0.46% ($38,412)
from Pamlico County, NC  0.30% ($28,214)


10.31% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($44,324 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.31%
North Carolina average:

7.23%

0.25% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,144 average AGI)
Craven County:

0.25%
North Carolina average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Onslow County, NC  0.79% ($39,852 average AGI)
to Carteret County, NC  0.58% ($45,707)
to Wake County, NC  0.32% ($60,250)

Businesses in Vanceboro, NC

  • Dunkin Donuts: 1
  • Subway: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Vanceboro:

  • WDLX (930 AM; 5 kW; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WNCT (1070 AM; 10 kW; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: WNCT LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSMO (1120 AM; 20 kW; CAMP LEJEUNE, NC; Owner: CTC MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WRNS (960 AM; 5 kW; KINSTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WWNB (1490 AM; 1 kW; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: CTC MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WGHB (1250 AM; 5 kW; FARMVILLE, NC; Owner: CONNER MEDIA, INC.)
  • WTAR (850 AM; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WSTK (910 AM; 5 kW; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNOS (1450 AM; 1 kW; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: CTC MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WCKO (1110 AM; daytime; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDJS (1430 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT OLIVE, NC; Owner: MOUNT OLIVE BROADCASTING CO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Vanceboro:

  • WIKS (101.9 FM; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: WIKS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXNR (99.5 FM; GRIFTON, NC; Owner: WXNR LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WERO (93.3 FM; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WNCT-FM (107.9 FM; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: WNCT LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMGV (103.3 FM; NEWPORT, NC; Owner: WMGV LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRNS-FM (95.1 FM; KINSTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WSFL-FM (106.5 FM; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: WSFL LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCZI (98.3 FM; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: ABG NORTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WTEB (89.3 FM; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: CRAVEN COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WTRG (100.7 FM; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQZL (101.1 FM; BELHAVEN, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WNBR (94.1 FM; ORIENTAL, NC; Owner: ABG NORTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WCBZ (103.7 FM; WILLIAMSTON, NC; Owner: ABG NORTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WAAE (91.9 FM; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WRUP (97.9 FM; BAYBORO, NC; Owner: CONNER MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WGPM (94.3 FM; FARMVILLE, NC; Owner: ABG NORTH CAROLINA, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Vanceboro:

  • WITN-TV (Channel 7; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: WITN LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WNCT-TV (Channel 9; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCTI-TV (Channel 12; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUNM-TV (Channel 19; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WYDO (Channel 14; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF EASTERN CAROLINA LICENSE LLC)
  • WUNK-TV (Channel 25; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WEPX (Channel 38; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: PAXSON GREENVILLE LICENSE, INC.)
  • W64AZ (Channel 64; KINSTON-GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: GOCOM TELEVISION, L.P.,)
  • Vanceboro, North Carolina
  • Fatal accident count13
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents24
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:2
  • Fatalities17
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents50
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents3
  • North Carolina average
  • Fatal accident count12930
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents19464
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons4468
  • Fatalities14167
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents31450
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1705
See more detailed statistics of Vanceboro fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 92ft / 27.5mTotal length
  • 41,460Total average daily traffic
  • 3,739Total average daily truck traffic
  • 78,920Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic
New bridges in Vanceboro, NC - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 32000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Vanceboro, NC

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Hwy 17 6 Mi S (Lat: 35.220167 Lon: -77.063000), Call Sign: KNDB886,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.400 MHz, Grant Date: 01/06/2012, Expiration Date: 01/17/2022, Registrant: Fire Marshal, 406 Craven St, New Bern, NC 28560, Phone: (252) 636-6608, Fax: (252) 636-6655, Email:
  • Lat: 35.317222 Lon: -77.118611, Call Sign: WPTC776, Licensee ID: L00319538,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.770 MHz, 156.210 MHz, 159.150 MHz, Grant Date: 08/29/2001, Expiration Date: 08/29/2011, Cancellation Date: 10/29/2011, Certifier: Michael Williams, Registrant: State Of North Carolina, 1950 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27626, Phone: (919) 733-3050, Fax: (919) 733-9382
  • Lat: 35.298583 Lon: -77.152417, Call Sign: WQGS711,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.120 MHz, 151.085 MHz, Grant Date: 04/06/2007, Expiration Date: 04/06/2017, Cancellation Date: 06/10/2017, Certifier: Tim Weatherington, Registrant: Gately Communication Co., 501 Industry Drive, Hampton, VA 23661, Phone: (757) 826-8210, Fax: (757) 826-7213, Email:
  • VANCEBORO HBD, Vanceboro Hbd Mp Nb18 (Lat: 35.273417 Lon: -77.101111), Type: Bant, Structure height: 2.5 m, Overall height: 3 m, Call Sign: WQZX306,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.950 MHz, Grant Date: 08/28/2017, Expiration Date: 08/28/2027, Certifier: Jerry R Celio, Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree St Ne, Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:
  • Lat: 35.307000 Lon: -77.146583, Call Sign: WRCV602,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.087 MHz, 452.137 MHz, 457.087 MHz, 457.137 MHz, 457.837 MHz, Grant Date: 02/07/2019, Expiration Date: 02/07/2029, Certifier: Isabelle Moore, Registrant: Gately Communications Co, 501 Industry Drive, Hampton, VA 23661, Phone: (757) 826-8210, Fax: (757) 826-7213, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • VANCEBORO, Jct Of Sr 1440 & Sr 1443 (Lat: 35.272167 Lon: -77.166417), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 103.6 m, Overall height: 106.7 m, Call Sign: WMW372,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHz, Grant Date: 01/04/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 09/02/2016, 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:
  • STATION, Us 17 4 Mi N Of City (Lat: 35.395139 Lon: -77.144667), Overall height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WNTR706,
    Assigned Frequencies: 954.950 MHz, Grant Date: 06/18/1998, Expiration Date: 07/09/2008, Cancellation Date: 09/13/2008, Phone: (919) 553-4658
  • CR04AW377, 11958 Us Highway 17, (Lat: 35.396972 Lon: -77.143667), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 82 m, Overall height: 83.5 m, Call Sign: WQQV283,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10895.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/08/2013, Expiration Date: 03/08/2023, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa-0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • 5NB0877A, 201 Old Brick Rd (Lat: 35.296000 Lon: -77.141833), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 78 m, Call Sign: WRAU462,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz... (+6 more), Grant Date: 03/06/2018, Expiration Date: 03/06/2028, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Vanceboro)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: BRM AERO S R O BRISTELL LSA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912 IS (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 336BL , Serial Number: 336/2018, Year manufactured: 2018, Airworthiness Date: 06/21/2018, Certificate Issue Date: 08/24/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Rex D Lilly, 687 Piney Neck Rd, Vanceboro, NC 28586
  • Aircraft: MAULE M-5-210C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 93 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-360 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 62066 , Serial Number: 6076C, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 03/18/1975, Certificate Issue Date: 11/24/2009
    Registrant (Individual): Eddie R Williams, Po Box 582, Vanceboro, NC 28586
  • 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: 81485 , Serial Number: 7AC-103, Year manufactured: 1945, Airworthiness Date: 08/30/1955, Certificate Issue Date: 08/30/2016
    Registrant (Individual): Virginia C Tripp, 1915 Bear Hole Rd, Vanceboro, NC 28586
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-24-260 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 135 mph), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8997P , Serial Number: 24-4458, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 05/10/1966, Certificate Issue Date: 09/14/2018
    Registrant (LLC): Mits Aviation LLC, 645 Campbell Rd, Vanceboro, NC 28586

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 53
  • Hazardous Condition: 86
  • Good Intent Call: 4
Fire incident types in Vanceboro, NC

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Vanceboro, NC
Most common first names in Vanceboro, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William5869.2 years
James4569.1 years
John4569.2 years
Mary3576.7 years
Robert2568.9 years
George2273.9 years
Willie2072.8 years
Annie1984.8 years
Charlie1476.9 years
David1467.1 years
Most common last names in Vanceboro, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5373.4 years
Morris5374.7 years
Jones4872.9 years
Gaskins3972.5 years
Lewis2776.5 years
Wilson2474.8 years
Mclawhorn2475.2 years
Williams2375.6 years
Wiggins2271.1 years
Kite2275.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Vanceboro, NC
  • 66.0%Electricity
  • 26.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.7%Utility gas
  • 1.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.9%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Vanceboro, NC
  • 86.1%Electricity
  • 10.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.9%Utility gas
  • 1.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Vanceboro compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 4 other airmen in this city.
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