All U.S. Cities  
City-Data Forum City-Data

Burningtown township, Macon County, North Carolina (NC)





Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Business Search
14 Million Businesses in
12,000 Categories
Find:
Near:

Back to: Macon County, North Carolina (NC), All US cities.



Burningtown township, NC map Land area: 43.6 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.1 sq. mi.
Population: 1,005 (all rural)
Males: 437  (43.5%)
Females: 568  (56.5%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 844 (721 owner occupied, 123 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

15%
State:

31%


Races in Burningtown township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 97.9%
  • Black: 0.4%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.4%
  • Asian: 0.5%
  • Two or more races: 0.6%

Median age of males: 50.8
Median age of females: 53.0

Discuss North Carolina on our huge forum. We have over 16 million posts!

Average household size: 2.40

Burningtown township:

2.4 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Average family size: 2.78

Estimated median household income in 2009: $35,411 ($31,771 in 1999)
This township:

$35,411
North Carolina:

$43,674

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $438 (lower quartile is $427, upper quartile is $564)
Here:

$438
State:

$568

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $232,425 (it was $124,600 in 2000)
Burningtown township:

$232,425
North Carolina:

$155,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $96,601 - $224,149

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $347,607
Here:

$347,607
State:

$218,934

Mobile homes: $72,334
Here:

$72,334
State:

$45,354
Population density: 23 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This township:

16.6%
Whole state:

12.3%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This township:

4.1%
Whole state:

5.5%

Click to draw/clear Burningtown township borders

Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Notable location: Wesser Bald Lookout (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Burningtown township include: Mount Sinai Church (A), Oakdale Church (B), Tellico Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Tellico Cemetery (1), Tippet Cemetery (2), Morgan Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Indian Branch (A), Fall Branch (B), Parrish Creek (C), De Weese Branch (D), Edwards Branch (E), Downes Branch (F), Dates Creek (G), Bridge Branch (H), Burningtown Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

Number of foreign born residents: 9 (44% naturalized citizens)

Burningtown township:  0.9%
State:  5.3%

55% of Burningtown township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 48% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 43% lived in North Carolina.

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

  • This state: 601
  • Northeast: 97
  • Midwest: 65
  • South: 261
  • West: 0
Burningtown township, North Carolina satellite photo by USGS

Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 3.1%

No gay or lesbian households reported

161 people in nursing homes

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 427
  • Mobile homes: 90

Median worth of mobile homes: $29,600


Housing units in Burningtown township with a mortgage: 69 (0 second mortgage, 16 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 89

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 16
  • 1995 to 1998: 32
  • 1990 to 1994: 84
  • 1980 to 1989: 84
  • 1970 to 1979: 90
  • 1960 to 1969: 42
  • 1950 to 1959: 39
  • 1940 to 1949: 19
  • 1939 or earlier: 111

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Burningtown township, North Carolina:

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 13
  • 3 rooms: 29
  • 4 rooms: 41
  • 5 rooms: 143
  • 6 rooms: 74
  • 7 rooms: 27
  • 8 rooms: 7
  • 9 or more rooms: 7

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Burningtown township, North Carolina:

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 0
  • 4 rooms: 5
  • 5 rooms: 10
  • 6 rooms: 6
  • 7 rooms: 0
  • 8 rooms: 4
  • 9 or more rooms: 3

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Burningtown township:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 30
  • 2 bedrooms: 135
  • 3 bedrooms: 161
  • 4 bedrooms: 15
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 0

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Burningtown township:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 0
  • 2 bedrooms: 15
  • 3 bedrooms: 10
  • 4 bedrooms: 0
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 3

Cars and other vehicles available in Burningtown township in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • no vehicle: 34
  • 1 vehicle: 70
  • 2 vehicles: 141
  • 3 vehicles: 64
  • 4 vehicles: 22
  • 5 or more vehicles: 10

Cars and other vehicles available in Burningtown township in renter-occupied apartments

  • no vehicle: 3
  • 1 vehicle: 5
  • 2 vehicles: 15
  • 3 vehicles: 5
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5 or more vehicles: 0

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Most common industries for males (%):



  • Construction (24%)
  • Furniture and related product manufacturing (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Truck transportation (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (7%)
  • Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (6%)
  • Apparel (5%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Public administration (16%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Health care (13%)
  • Metal and metal products (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Furniture and related product manufacturing (5%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (13%)
  • Carpenters (13%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Woodworkers (6%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Cashiers (5%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Burningtown township:

  • United States or American (29.5%)
  • German (17.9%)
  • English (11.4%)
  • Irish (11.2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (6.9%)
  • Scottish (3.1%)
  • Dutch (2.9%)

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

  • Japan (56%)
  • Canada (44%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 324 (85%)
  • Carpooled: 35 (9%)
  • Worked at home: 21 (6%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (41%)
  • Wood (22%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (22%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (15%)

161 people in nursing homes

97.3% of residents of Burningtown township speak English at home.
2.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (80% speak English very well, 20% speak English not well).
0.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 886
  • In family households: 784 (228 male householders, 60 female householders)
    240 spouses, 202 children (191 natural, 5 adopted, 6 stepchildren), 11 grandchildren, 11 brothers or sisters, 4 parents, 22 other relatives, 6 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 102 (20 male householders (12 living alone)), 57 female householders (45 living alone)), 25 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 153 (all institutionalized)

Size of family households: 149 2-persons, 65 3-persons, 44 4-persons, 16 5-persons, 14 6-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 57 1-person, 16 2-persons, 4 3-persons,

123 married couples with children.
24 single-parent households (16 men, 8 women).


Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 6
Here:

6.3%
North Carolina:

8.2%

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

0.0%
North Carolina:

6.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
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 (Noninst.)


Year Householders Moved Into Unit in Burningtown township:

Back to: Macon County, North Carolina (NC), All US cities, Our forum.




City-data.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site.  Use at your own risk.
Some parts © 2014 Advameg, Inc.