Stokes County, North Carolina (NC)

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County population in 2012: 46,783 (24% urban, 76% rural); it was 44,711 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 9,368
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 5,780
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 14,423
Renter-occupied apartments: 4,268 (it was 3,156 in 2000)
% of renters here:

18%
State:

33%

Land area: 452 sq. mi.

Water area: 4.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 105 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Stokes County: 81.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Construction (14.8%), Educational, health and social services (11.2%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (10.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 37%
  • Government: 10%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 54%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Stokes County, North Carolina:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (91.7%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (4.0%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
Median resident age:  42.0 years
North Carolina median age:  37.0 years
Males: 23,124  (46.2%)
Females: 24,277  (53.8%)
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Stokes County,NC real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Stokes County:

2.0 people
North Carolina:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $39,060 ($38,808 in 1999)

This county:

$39060
North Carolina:

$45906

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $443 (lower quartile is $337, upper quartile is $567)
This county:

$443
State:

$619


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $118,638 (it was $84,000 in 2000)
Stokes:

$118,638
North Carolina:

$154,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $78,855 - $169,369
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,027
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $290

Institutionalized population: 411

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

Stokes County, NC map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 141 buildings, average cost: $138,100
  • 2001: 154 buildings, average cost: $133,400
  • 2002: 141 buildings, average cost: $133,200
  • 2003: 174 buildings, average cost: $136,800
  • 2004: 192 buildings, average cost: $129,100
  • 2007: 153 buildings, average cost: $189,000
  • 2008: 128 buildings, average cost: $218,700
  • 2009: 67 buildings, average cost: $183,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results


Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $983 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $777 (0.8%)

Stokes County household income distribution in 2009 Stokes County home values distribution Stokes County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.4%
(17.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.3% for Black residents, 35.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 64.2% for American Indian residents, 5.3% for other race residents, 36.9% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.3%
Stokes County:

18.3%
North Carolina:

17.9%
(17.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.7% for Black residents, 33.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 60.8% for American Indian residents, 4.5% for other race residents, 39.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 44 years old
(Males: 44 years old, Females: 45 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45 years old, Black residents: 51 years old, American Indian residents: 45 years old, Asian residents: 35 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 25 years old, Other race residents: 33 years old)

Area name: Winston-Salem, NC MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Stokes County is $531 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $615 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $838 a month.

Cities in this county include: King, Walnut Cove, Pinnacle, Germanton, Danbury.

Stokes County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Stokes County: Camp Hanes (A), Camp Retreat (B), Camp Vaughn (C), Anderson House (D), Hairston Plantation (E), Riverview Golf Course (F), Pine Hall Cross Roads (G), Gap (H), Mineral Springs Resort Area (I), Hoover Whitts Store Site (J), Davis Ford (K), Hanging Rock State Park Site (L), Moratuck Furnace (M), Moratuck Park Site (N), James Martin Plantation (O), Boxwood (P), Town Fork Settlement (Q), Hemlock Golf Course Site (R), Scales Plantation (S), 704 Bridge/Hart Site (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Stokes County include: Hartman Church (A), Haw Pond Church of Christ (B), Hilltop Church (C), Isom Independent Missionary Baptist Church (D), Kings Mountain View Church (E), Lawsonville Church (F), Leak Memorial Church (G), Asbury Church (H), Trinity United Methodist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Tucker Cemetery (1), Beasley Cemetery (2), Tuttle Cemetery (3), Union Hill Cemetery (4), Bennett Cemetery (5), Vaden Cemetery (6), Venable Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Mitchells Pond (A), Stedman Lake (B), Taylor Lake (C), Camelot Woods Lake (D), Hanging Rock Park Lake (E), J S Hedgecock Lake (F), Kiser Lake (G), Camp Hanes Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Elk Creek (A), East Prong Little Yadkin River (B), Danbury Creek (C), Crooked Run Creek (D), Coolico Creek (E), Cascade Creek (F), Bull Run (G), Buck Island Creek (H), Brushy Fork Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Stokes County include: Moratuck Park (1), Germantown Park (2), East Walnut Cove Community Park (3), Walnut Cove Lions Park (4), Byrds Marker (5), Hanging Rock State Park (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Forsyth County , Guilford County , Henry County, Virginia , Patrick County, Virginia , Rockingham County , Surry County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.5%
North Carolina:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 1,163
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 73.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 9.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 684 (28% naturalized citizens)

Stokes County:

1.5%
Whole state:

5.3%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 269
  • 1990 to 1994: 136
  • 1985 to 1989: 94
  • 1980 to 1984: 31
  • 1975 to 1979: 60
  • 1970 to 1974: 19
  • 1970 to 1974: 11
  • 1965 to 1969: 64

Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 29.2%

Stokes County marital status for males Stokes County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Stokes County with a mortgage: 5,552 (484 second mortgage, 1,179 home equity loan, 12 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,591

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

69.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Stokes County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant11,95347
Mainline Protestant3,76929
Catholic5921
Black Protestant1801
Other22
Orthodox-1
None30,833-
Stokes County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 8
Stokes County:

1.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Stokes County:

5.44 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 30
This county:

6.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Stokes County:

10.2%
North Carolina:

9.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Stokes County:

29.0%
State:

28.3%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.7%
State:

15.6%

Agriculture in Stokes County:

Average size of farms: 115 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $24,506
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $768.63
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 3.39%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 29.92%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $18,894
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 19.44%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $44,065
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 93.68%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 11.63
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 1.90%
Corn for grain: 1174 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 523 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 1409 harvested acres
Vegetables: 115 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 97 acres

Tornado activity:

Stokes County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below North Carolina state average. It is 15049857.4 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 16 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 11/22/1992, a category 1 (max. wind speeds 73-112 mph) tornado injured 13 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Stokes County-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 238.7 miles away from Stokes County 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 213.7 miles away from the county center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 108.0 miles away from the county center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 109.1 miles away from the county 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 155.3 miles away from Stokes County center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 210.3 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Stokes County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 5

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

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (45%)
  • Germany (13%)
  • France (8%)
  • United Kingdom (5%)
  • Guatemala (4%)
  • Korea (3%)
  • Cuba (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Stokes County (%):

  • United States or American (36%)
  • English (14%)
  • German (12%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • Italian (2%)
  • Scottish (2%)

Stokes County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 17,721 (82%)
  • Carpooled: 3,061 (14%)
  • Subway or elevated: 16 (0%)
  • Taxi: 7 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 8 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 2 (0%)
  • Walked: 181 (1%)
  • Other means: 80 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 633 (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Stokes County, North Carolina in 2000:

  • 316 people in nursing homes
  • 92 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 60 people in other group homes
  • 35 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 35 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 33 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 17 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 12 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 7 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children

People in group quarters in Stokes County, North Carolina in 2010:

  • 332 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 79 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 28 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 9 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 8 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $46,319.

5.09% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,278 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.09%
North Carolina average:

7.13%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.00% relocated from other counties in North Carolina ($25,205 average AGI)
1.09% relocated from other states ($8,074 average AGI)
Stokes County:

1.09%
North Carolina average:

3.45%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Forsyth County, NC  1.79% ($32,391 average AGI)
from Surry County, NC  0.63% ($33,481)
from Rockingham County, NC  0.43% ($22,071)
from Guilford County, NC  0.28% ($38,283)
from Davidson County, NC  0.18% ($34,931)
from Yadkin County, NC  0.14% ($23,130)
from Patrick County, VA  0.09% ($27,214)


5.70% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,546 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.70%
North Carolina average:

6.77%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.65% relocated to other counties in North Carolina ($23,305 average AGI)
1.05% relocated to other states ($6,241 average AGI)
Stokes County:

1.05%
North Carolina average:

3.07%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Forsyth County, NC  2.39% ($29,172 average AGI)
to Surry County, NC  0.65% ($28,046)
to Rockingham County, NC  0.32% ($27,654)
to Guilford County, NC  0.25% ($26,857)
to Davidson County, NC  0.19% ($28,125)
to Yadkin County, NC  0.16% ($20,154)
to Patrick County, VA  0.07% ($24,909)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.9

Births per 1000 population in Stokes County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 10.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Stokes County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.8

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Stokes County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 6,192 (4,972 aged, 1,220 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.2
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 1317.470
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 143.2
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 8783.870

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1007.460
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 937.680
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 2.18

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 9.24
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 32.71

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 8.72

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 152.0. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 82.3
  • Other - 69.7

Household type by relationship:

Households: 46,945

Size of family households: 6,468 2-persons, 3,333 3-persons, 2,385 4-persons, 933 5-persons, 319 6-persons, 152 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 5,043 1-person, 682 2-persons, 64 3-persons, 25 4-persons, 9 5-persons, 2 6-persons, 1 7-or-more-persons.

7,925 married couples with children.
2,051 single-parent households (538 men, 1,513 women).

96.4% of residents of Stokes County speak English at home.
2.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (56% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 18% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
0.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (67% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (70% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 17% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (78% speak English very well, 5% speak English well, 16% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $170,191,000 ($3750 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $4,013,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $94,278,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $33,396,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,362,000
Federal grants: $34,583,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,926,000 ($554,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $4,646,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $555,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $19,546,000
Federal Government insurance: $9,036,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 2,622
Here:

57 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,285
Here:

50 per 1000 residents
State:

44 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +237
Here:

+5 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +666
Here:

+15 per 1000 residents
State:

+27 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Stokes County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.99 millions of gallons per day (15% from ground, 85% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.5
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.3

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 366
  • 2000 to 2004: 2,850
  • 1990 to 1999: 5,164
  • 1980 to 1989: 3,693
  • 1970 to 1979: 4,079
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,934
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,545
  • 1940 to 1949: 779
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,421
Rooms in houses/apartments in Stokes County, North Carolina
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 105
  • 3 rooms: 379
  • 4 rooms: 2,189
  • 5 rooms: 4,683
  • 6 rooms: 3,728
  • 7 rooms: 1,901
  • 8 rooms: 828
  • 9+ rooms: 610
  • 1 room: 10
  • 2 rooms: 90
  • 3 rooms: 376
  • 4 rooms: 1,253
  • 5 rooms: 850
  • 6 rooms: 336
  • 7 rooms: 160
  • 8 rooms: 38
  • 9+ rooms: 43
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Stokes County, North Carolina
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 8
  • 1 bedroom: 380
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,761
  • 3 bedrooms: 8,830
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,278
  • 5+ bedrooms: 166
  • no bedroom: 17
  • 1 bedroom: 445
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,628
  • 3 bedrooms: 907
  • 4 bedrooms: 116
  • 5+ bedrooms: 43
Cars and other vehicles available in Stokes County, North Carolina in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 612
  • 1 vehicle: 2,917
  • 2 vehicles: 5,763
  • 3 vehicles: 3,325
  • 4 vehicles: 1,338
  • 5+ vehicles: 468
  • no vehicle: 343
  • 1 vehicle: 1,362
  • 2 vehicles: 1,034
  • 3 vehicles: 353
  • 4 vehicles: 47
  • 5+ vehicles: 17

64% of Stokes County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 44% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 77% lived in North Carolina.

Stokes County:

63.6%
State average:

54.4%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $77,700


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Stokes County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (56.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (21.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (13.4%)
  • Wood (6.5%)
  • Utility gas (2.0%)
  • Electricity (55.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (29.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7.8%)
  • Wood (6.6%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 343
Here:

7.0%
North Carolina:

8.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 197
Here:

8.3%
North Carolina:

6.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 231
Here:

21.6%
North Carolina:

20.2%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Stokes County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - Elementary & Secondary Education: $999,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary & Secondary Education: $46,530,000
    Health Services - Other: $4,049,000
    General - Other: $3,212,000
    Welfare - Other: $2,728,000
    Police Protection: $1,658,000
    Fire Protection: $1,518,000
    Welfare, Cash Assistance - Other: $1,501,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,042,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,026,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,006,000
    Financial Administration: $935,000
    General Public Buildings: $789,000
    Parks & Recreation: $116,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $115,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $114,000
    Sewerage: $65,000
    Water Utilities: $28,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,288,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $660,000
    Health: $538,000
    Libraries: $375,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Welfare: $1,856,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $522,000
    General - Other: $149,000
    Health - Other: $22,000
    Corrections - Other: $8,000
    Financial Administration: $4,000
    General Public Building: $4,000
    Police Protection: $2,000
    Welfare - Other: $1,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $41,025,000

Stokes County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $2,653,000
    Elementary & Secondary Education School Lunch: $2,148,000
    Sewerage: $106,000
    Solid Waste Management: $24,000
    Elementary & Secondary Education School Tuition: $19,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $291,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $129,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $892,000
    Rents: $333,000
    Interest Earnings: $215,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $46,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $37,596,000
    Public Welfare: $2,943,000
    General Support: $1,928,000
    All Other: $1,294,000
    Health & Hospitals: $542,000
  • Tax - Property: $16,397,000
    Total General Sales: $5,655,000
    NEC: $567,000

Stokes County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, Education, NEC: $20,850,000
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $6,687,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Elementary & Secondary Education: $19,600,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $5,970,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,250,000
    Other, NEC: $717,000

Stokes County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,578,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Stokes County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
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Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Stokes County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
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Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
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 ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED149$121,805143$141,294662$139,13736$42,4172$653,00040$110,52580$73,400
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$102,50010$90,90057$144,2985$12,6000$03$161,3338$51,375
APPLICATIONS DENIED46$93,93532$94,594352$126,05745$48,5330$020$138,55077$68,935
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN20$109,40021$125,905176$138,4669$51,4440$06$104,50016$82,625
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS10$99,8006$105,50049$135,4492$149,0000$05$116,00010$82,900
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED18$157,33323$154,4351$84,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$191,0007$165,1430$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$107,0003$195,3331$84,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$123,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$120,0000$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Stokes County, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James18169.8 years
Mary14279.8 years
William13773.4 years
John13169.4 years
Robert8970.3 years
George5573.3 years
Paul4972.6 years
Charles4672.5 years
Annie4580.6 years
Joseph4568.3 years
Most common last names in Stokes County, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith21273.5 years
Mabe12073.2 years
Tuttle11277.9 years
Bennett7676.2 years
Brown7570.0 years
Hairston5873.7 years
Hall5473.8 years
Johnson5476.7 years
Lawson5275.3 years
Boyles4575.3 years
Businesses in Stokes County, NC
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1La-Z-Boy1
AutoZone1Little Caesars Pizza1
Burger King1MasterBrand Cabinets2
CVS2McDonald's1
Curves2Pizza Hut1
Domino's Pizza1Rite Aid1
Dunkin Donuts1Subway2
FedEx3Taco Bell1
GNC1U-Haul3
Goodwill1UPS2
H&R Block2Waffle House1
Hardee's1Wendy's1
KFC1YMCA2

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