Woodland, North Carolina

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Population in 2013: 766 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -8.0%
 
Males: 357  (46.7%)
Females: 409  (53.3%)
Median resident age:  38.4 years
North Carolina median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 27897.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $21,021 (it was $22,125 in 2000)
Woodland:

$21,021
NC:

$45,906

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $12,897 (it was $12,682 in 2000)

Woodland town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $67,205 (it was $50,700 in 2000)
Woodland:

$67,205
NC:

$154,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $66,633; Detached houses: $71,313; Mobile homes: $9,717

Median gross rent in 2013: $367.

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  • Races in Woodland, NC (2010)

    Woodland races chart
    • 39448.7%White alone
    • 38247.2%Black alone
    • 91.1%Hispanic
    • 81.0%Two or more races
    • 60.7%American Indian alone
    • 60.7%Other race alone
    • 40.5%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Woodland: 79.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (10.2%), English (5.3%), Scottish (4.9%), Irish (2.4%), Dutch (1.1%), German (1.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 68 feet

Land area: 1.29 square miles.

Population density: 593 people per square mile   (low).

Woodland,NC real estate house value index trend

Woodland, North Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Woodland:

  • High school or higher: 64.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 16.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Woodland town:

  • Never married: 40.4%
  • Now married: 30.6%
  • Separated: 6.1%
  • Widowed: 9.9%
  • Divorced: 12.9%

6 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.5%
North Carolina:

7.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $891 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $784 (1.4%)

Woodland satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rocky Mount, NC (41.9 miles , pop. 55,893).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Norfolk, VA (65.6 miles , pop. 234,403).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (277.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Lasker, NC (2.3 miles) , Rich Square, NC (2.3 miles ), Conway, NC (2.7 miles ), Roxobel, NC (3.0 miles ), Aulander, NC (3.0 miles ), Murfreesboro, NC (3.2 miles ), Kelford, NC (3.2 miles ), Jackson, NC (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 36.33 N, Longitude: 77.22 W

Area code: 252

Woodland household income distribution Woodland home values distribution

Crime rates in Woodland by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2008
Murders 000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.0122.90.00.0
Rapes 000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.0122.90.00.0
Robberies 021013
per 100,000 0.0245.1122.20.0123.0396.3
Assaults 5671177
per 100,000 580.7735.3855.71,351.4861.0924.7
Burglaries 192211141037
per 100,000 2,206.72,696.11,344.71,719.91,230.04,887.7
Thefts 82717152127
per 100,000 929.23,308.82,078.21,842.82,583.03,566.7
Auto thefts 422133
per 100,000 464.6245.1244.5122.9369.0396.3
Arson 000001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0132.1
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 314.6) 359.1584.2421.2851.6445.5853.9

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Crime rate in Woodland detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.59
North Carolina average:

2.39
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.5%
North Carolina:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +63 (+8.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (18%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (45%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Retail trade (2%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (1%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (24%)
  • Material moving occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (4%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (26%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Woodland, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Woodland-area historical tornado activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 1% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/28/1988, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.1 miles away from the Woodland town center killed 4 people and injured 154 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 3/28/1984, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.1 miles away from the town center killed 6 people and injured 19 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Woodland-area historical earthquake activity is near North Carolina state average. It is 87% 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 94.9 miles away from the city center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 109.3 miles away from Woodland center
On 8/6/1994 at 19:54:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.6 LG, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 91.1 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) earthquake occurred 96.7 miles away from the city center
On 3/15/1991 at 06:54:08, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 10.9 mi) earthquake occurred 105.3 miles away from Woodland center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 289.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Northampton County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 4

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Woodland:

  • RICH SQUARE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; RICH SQUARE, NC)
  • ROANOKE VALLEY NH INC (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; RICH SQUARE, NC)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE EAST NORTHAMPTON COUNTY (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; CONWAY, NC)
  • HERTFORD-GATES HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; AHOSKIE, NC)
  • VIDANT ROANOKE CHOWAN HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; AHOSKIE, NC)
  • UNIVERSITY HEALTH SYSTEMS HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE (Hospital, about 13 miles away; AHOSKIE, NC)
  • ROANOKE PLACE (Hospital, about 14 miles away; AHOSKIE, NC)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Woodland:

  • Edgecombe Community College (about 37 miles; Tarboro, NC; Full-time enrollment: 2,058)
  • Nash Community College (about 46 miles; Rocky Mount, NC; FT enrollment: 2,520)
  • East Carolina University (about 51 miles; Greenville, NC; FT enrollment: 23,943)
  • Southside Virginia Community College (about 53 miles; Alberta, VA; FT enrollment: 3,716)
  • Pitt Community College (about 55 miles; Winterville, NC; FT enrollment: 7,026)
  • Elizabeth City State University (about 57 miles; Elizabeth City, NC; FT enrollment: 2,803)
  • Tidewater Community College (about 63 miles; Norfolk, VA; FT enrollment: 20,975)

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Church in Woodland: Jerusalem Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Northampton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 38.7%
(25.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 49.5% for Black residents, 37.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 38.5% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  62.2%
Whole state:  66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.3%
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
10 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
6 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Woodland compared to North Carolina state average:

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

Banks with branches in Woodland (2011 data):

  • Southern Bank and Trust Company: Woodland Branch at 108 West Main Street, branch established on 1906/03/07. Info updated 2011/09/26: Bank assets: $2,039.8 mil, Deposits: $1,658.5 mil, headquarters in Mount Olive, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 66 total offices, Holding Company: Southern Bancshares (N.C.), Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.4
North Carolina average:

12.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (65%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (20%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (8%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Woodland town (based on Northampton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,18018
Mainline Protestant1,79617
Black Protestant1,5518
Other42
None15,568-
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: 7
Northampton County:

3.37 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Northampton County:

1.45 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

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

4.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

15.3%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Northampton County:

37.5%
North Carolina:

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

18.0%
State:

15.6%
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$2,595$31,1401$602
Police Protection - Officers 2$6,108$36,6480$0
Streets and Highways 2$4,730$28,3800$0
Sewerage 1$3,654$43,8480$0
Totals for Government 6$17,087$34,1741$602

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $100,000 ($130.55)
    Sewerage: $72,000 ($93.99)
    Central Staff Services: $58,000 ($75.72)
    Police Protection: $52,000 ($67.89)
    Water Utilities: $31,000 ($40.47)
    Fire Protection: $16,000 ($20.89)
    Health Services - Other: $7,000 ($9.14)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($2.61)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($2.61)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($2.61)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $10,000 ($13.05)
    Police Protection: $8,000 ($10.44)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $139,000 ($181.46)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $99,000 ($129.24)
    All Other: $13,000 ($16.97)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $79,000 ($103.13)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $15,000 ($19.58)
    Interest Earnings: $12,000 ($15.67)
    General Revenue, NEC: $7,000 ($9.14)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $42,000 ($54.83)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $33,000 ($43.08)
    General Support: $19,000 ($24.80)
  • Tax - Property: $122,000 ($159.27)
    NEC: $10,000 ($13.05)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $27,000 ($35.25)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $25,000 ($32.64)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $2,000 ($2.61)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $510,000 ($665.80)

5.67% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,253 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.67%
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 Halifax County, NC  1.96% ($24,620 average AGI)
from Hertford County, NC  0.52% ($28,278)
from Wake County, NC  0.26% ($30,833)


6.28% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,787 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.28%
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 Halifax County, NC  2.16% ($23,289 average AGI)
to Hertford County, NC  0.51% ($27,444)
to Wake County, NC  0.41% ($24,897)

Strongest AM radio stations in Woodland:

  • WTAR (850 AM; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WCKO (1110 AM; daytime; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WYAL (1280 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SCOTLAND NECK, NC)
  • WWDR (1080 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MURFREESBORO, NC; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WRVA (1140 AM; 50 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRJR (670 AM; 20 kW; CLAREMONT, VA; Owner: CHESAPEAKE-PORTSMOUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WDZY (1290 AM; 25 kW; COLONIAL HEIGHTS, VA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WGH (1310 AM; 20 kW; NEWPORT NEWS, VA; Owner: CHESAPEAKE BAY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WNCT (1070 AM; 10 kW; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: WNCT LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPMH (1010 AM; 10 kW; PORTSMOUTH, VA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WKGM (940 AM; 10 kW; SMITHFIELD, VA; Owner: WKGM, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Woodland:

  • WDLZ (98.3 FM; MURFREESBORO, NC; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WTRG (100.7 FM; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBKU (91.7 FM; AHSOKIE, NC; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WAFX (106.9 FM; SUFFOLK, VA; Owner: TIDEWATER COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WKTC (95.5 FM; PINETOPS, NC; Owner: WEQQ, INC.)
  • WBXB (100.1 FM; EDENTON, NC; Owner: EDENTON CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WCBZ (103.7 FM; WILLIAMSTON, NC; Owner: ABG NORTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WZRU (88.5 FM; ROANOKE RAPIDS, NC; Owner: ROANOKE VALLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYTT (97.9 FM; GASTON, NC; Owner: MAINQUAD, INC.)
  • WKJX (96.7 FM; ELIZABETH CITY, NC; Owner: EAST CAROLINA RADIO OF ELIZABETH CITY, INC.)
  • WRTP-FM (90.1 FM; ROANOKE RAPIDS, NC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WLQM-FM (101.7 FM; FRANKLIN, VA; Owner: FRANKLIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WQDK (99.3 FM; AHOSKIE, NC; Owner: MAX MEDIA OF THE CAROLINAS LLC)
  • WURB (97.7 FM; WINDSOR, NC; Owner: WILLIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Woodland:

  • WUNP-TV (Channel 36; ROANOKE RAPIDS, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WRPX (Channel 47; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: PAXSON RALEIGH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WFTB-LP (Channel 55; WILLIAMSTON, ETC., NC; Owner: FREE TEMPLE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WNVN-LP (Channel 20; ROANOKE RAPIDS, NC; Owner: MAINQUAD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Woodland fatal accident list:

Sep 9, 2007 05:38 AM, Us-258, Sr-35, Lat: 36.34515, Lon: -77.19503, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Police Dept (Lat: 36.333222 Lon: -77.213583), Call Sign: KWV692
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.880 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/20/2004, Expiration Date: 08/03/2014
    Registrant: Communications Plus, Inc., Ahoskie, NC 27910, Phone: (252) 209-9097, Fax: (252) 209-9098, Email:
  • Police Dept (Lat: 36.333222 Lon: -77.213583), Call Sign: WAH276
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.815 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/20/2004, Expiration Date: 08/03/2014
    Registrant: Communications Plus, Inc., Ahoskie, NC 27910, Phone: (252) 209-9097, Fax: (252) 209-9098, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KD4FSQ
    Grant Date: 10/08/1991, Expiration Date: 10/08/2001, Cancellation Date: 10/09/2003
    Registrant: Charles D Landrum, Rt 1 Box 55a, Woodland, NC 27897
  • Call Sign: KD4WLA, Licensee ID: L00224277
    Grant Date: 10/29/2002, Expiration Date: 01/26/2013
    Registrant: John J Underwood, 207 W Main St, Woodland, NC 27897
  • Call Sign: KK4IQF, Licensee ID: L01703907
    Grant Date: 04/17/2012, Expiration Date: 04/17/2022, Certifier: Jesse W Williams
    Registrant: Jesse W Williams, 479 Bridgers Rd, Woodland, NC 27897

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5
  • Hazardous Condition: 2
Most common first names in Woodland, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2665.3 years
Mary2175.0 years
John1769.9 years
William1475.3 years
Annie1278.1 years
George1173.8 years
Willie1167.1 years
Henry875.5 years
Robert867.1 years
Joseph777.0 years
Most common last names in Woodland, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Lassiter2875.4 years
Futrell1778.0 years
Edwards1580.7 years
Parker1485.3 years
Deloatch1277.4 years
Joyner1270.7 years
Grant1270.4 years
Vaughan1274.2 years
Griffin1181.7 years
Boone1175.9 years
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