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Lake Waccamaw, NC (North Carolina) Houses and Residents

Lake Waccamaw,NC index of house prices

Total population: 1,472 (Urban population: 0, Rural population: 1,357 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 984 (534 occupied: 360 owner occupied, 173 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

32%
State:

36%

Housing density: 286 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $255,031.

Median contract rent in 2016: $417 (lower quartile is $239, upper quartile is $530)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $505


Median gross rent in Lake Waccamaw, NC in 2016: $541

Housing units in Lake Waccamaw with a mortgage: 174 (2 second mortgage, 24 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 191

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $80,230

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $54,949

Median monthly housing costs: $864


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Lake Waccamaw, North Carolina Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $230,144 (it was $133,300 in 2000)
Lake Waccamaw:

$230,144
North Carolina:

$165,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $107,849 - $364,218
Median year house/condo built: 1978

Median year apartment built: 1976

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,509
  • In family households: 994 (196 male householders, 158 female householders)
    245 spouses, 256 children (242 natural, 13 adopted, 0 stepchildren), 84 grandchildren, 24 brothers or sisters, 11 parents, 14 other relatives, 3 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 213 (75 male householders (53 living alone)), 103 female householders (96 living alone)), 33 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 296

Size of family households: 235 2-persons, 57 3-persons, 53 4-persons, 7 5-persons, 3 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 149 1-person, 29 2-persons.

102 married couples with children.
91 single-parent households (10 men, 81 women).

100.6% of residents of Lake Waccamaw speak English at home.
0.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (50% speak English very well, 50% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 3 (0.2%)
(100.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.6
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

5.1
State:

4.5

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Lake Waccamaw, North Carolina:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 662 bedrooms
  • 2043 bedrooms
  • 594 bedrooms
  • 325+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Lake Waccamaw population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lake Waccamaw, North Carolina:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 291 bedroom
  • 512 bedrooms
  • 893 bedrooms
  • 44 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Lake Waccamaw population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Lake Waccamaw in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 8no vehicle
  • 821 vehicle
  • 1252 vehicles
  • 983 vehicles
  • 194 vehicles
  • 345+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Lake Waccamaw population

Cars and other vehicles available in Lake Waccamaw in renter-occupied apartments

  • 16no vehicle
  • 711 vehicle
  • 662 vehicles
  • 133 vehicles
  • 104 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Lake Waccamaw population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Lake Waccamaw, North Carolina:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 33 rooms
  • 154 rooms
  • 765 rooms
  • 776 rooms
  • 627 rooms
  • 658 rooms
  • 659+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Lake Waccamaw population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lake Waccamaw, North Carolina:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 343 rooms
  • 204 rooms
  • 495 rooms
  • 506 rooms
  • 77 rooms
  • 48 rooms
  • 99+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Lake Waccamaw population

Year house built

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

  • Lake Waccamaw, NC household income distribution

  • Lake Waccamaw, NC household income distribution
  • 42Less than $10,000
  • 28$10,000 to $14,999
  • 8$15,000 to $19,999
  • 19$20,000 to $24,999
  • 6$25,000 to $29,999
  • 40$30,000 to $34,999
  • 34$35,000 to $39,999
  • 28$40,000 to $44,999
  • 27$45,000 to $49,999
  • 26$50,000 to $59,999
  • 47$60,000 to $74,999
  • 76$75,000 to $99,999
  • 62$100,000 to $124,999
  • 37$125,000 to $149,999
  • 22$150,000 to $199,999
  • 31$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Lake Waccamaw, NC

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Lake Waccamaw, NC
  • 1Less than $10,000
  • 2$20,000 to $24,999
  • 2$25,000 to $29,999
  • 7$40,000 to $49,999
  • 1$60,000 to $69,999
  • 7$70,000 to $79,999
  • 16$100,000 to $124,999
  • 12$125,000 to $149,999
  • 37$150,000 to $174,999
  • 29$175,000 to $199,999
  • 58$200,000 to $249,999
  • 40$250,000 to $299,999
  • 95$300,000 to $399,999
  • 34$400,000 to $499,999
  • 23$500,000 to $749,999
  • 10$750,000 to $999,999
  • 5$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Lake Waccamaw, NC

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Lake Waccamaw, NC
  • 2Less than $100
  • 3$350 to $399
  • 9$400 to $449
  • 25$450 to $499
  • 17$500 to $549
  • 8$550 to $599
  • 6$600 to $649
  • 3$650 to $699
  • 22$700 to $749
  • 9$750 to $799
  • 4$800 to $899
  • 5$900 to $999
  • 21$1,000 to $1,249
  • 28No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 11980 to 1989
  • 01970 to 1979
  • 2Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Lake Waccamaw population
Lake Waccamaw commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 19
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 32
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 51
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 106
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 59
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 19
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 59
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 10
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 11
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 38
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 29
  • 90 or more minutes: 13
Lake Waccamaw, NC Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 79.4%
Number of people working at home: 13 (2.8% of all workers)

Lake Waccamaw mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 459 (64%)
  • Carpooled: 196 (27%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 7 (1%)
  • Taxi: 20 (3%)
  • Walked: 11 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 13 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 313
 English: 120
 Scotch-Irish: 50
 European: 30
 Irish: 24
 German: 18
 Scottish: 13
 Italian: 8
 British: 7
 Greek: 6
 Dutch: 3
 French (except Basque): 2
 Hungarian: 2
 Norwegian: 2

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

  • 67%Germany
  • 0%United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland
  • 0%England
  • 0%Scotland
  • 0%Ireland
  • 0%Denmark
  • 0%Norway

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

  • This state: 1,129
  • Other state: 369
  • Northeast: 108
  • Midwest: 88
  • South: 164
  • West: 7

80% of Lake Waccamaw residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 39% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 79% lived in North Carolina.

Lake Waccamaw:

79.6%
State average:

84.3%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 18
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 5
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 11
  • 9th grade: 3
  • 10th grade: 18
  • 11th grade: 5
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 38
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 141
  • Less than 1 year of college: 34
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 51
  • Associate degree: 53
  • Bachelor's degree: 80
  • Master's degree: 36
  • Professional school degree: 10
  • Doctorate degree: 5

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 5
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 26
  • 9th grade: 12
  • 10th grade: 3
  • 11th grade: 12
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 158
  • Less than 1 year of college: 36
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 96
  • Associate degree: 45
  • Bachelor's degree: 139
  • Master's degree: 52
  • Professional school degree: 7
  • Doctorate degree: 7

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 0.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 35.2%Males
  • 8.2%Females
Lake Waccamaw marital status for males
Lake Waccamaw marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 887
  • One, attached: 5
  • Two: 4
  • 3 or 4: 46
  • 5 to 9: 10
  • 10 to 19: 3
  • Mobile homes: 22

Median worth of mobile homes: $47,905

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 2.2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 4.3%

House/condo owner moved in on average 15 years ago

Renter moved in on average 3 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Lake Waccamaw:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Lake Waccamaw
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (75.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (23.9%)
  • Wood (1.1%)
  • Electricity (87.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.7%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 9
Here:

6.6%
North Carolina:

10.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
North Carolina:

8.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 12
Here:

28.6%
North Carolina:

17.5%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

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)