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Fines Creek township, NC map Land area: 65.8 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.2 sq. mi.
Population: 1,005 (all rural)
Males: 515  (51.2%)
Females: 490  (48.8%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 1,002 (861 owner occupied, 141 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

14%
State:

31%


Races in Fines Creek township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 97.2%
  • Black: 1.1%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.4%
  • Asian: 0.1%
  • Two or more races: 0.6%

Median age of males: 42.5
Median age of females: 43.5

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Average household size: 2.43

Fines Creek township:

2.4 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Average family size: 2.83

Estimated median household income in 2009: $34,483 ($30,938 in 1999)
This township:

$34,483
North Carolina:

$43,674

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $291 (lower quartile is $186, upper quartile is $505)
Here:

$291
State:

$568

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $103,016 (it was $56,400 in 2000)
Fines Creek township:

$103,016
North Carolina:

$155,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $57,741 - $220,693

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $288,095
Here:

$288,095
State:

$218,934

Mobile homes: $37,708
Here:

$37,708
State:

$45,354
Population density: 15 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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

14.6%
Whole state:

12.3%

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

8.8%
Whole state:

5.5%

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Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Notable location: Cotton Patch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Fines Creek township include: Panther Creek Baptist Church (A), Fines Creek United Methodist Church (B), Belmont Baptist Church (C), Shelton Laurel Chapel (D), Pine Grove Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Ledford Cemetery (1), Jarrett Cemetery (2), Hiram Rogers Cemetery (3), Haynes Cemetery (4), Ferguson Cemetery (5), Fines Creek Memorial Baptist Church (6), Panther Creek Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Waterville Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Phillips Branch (A), Hurricane Gap Branch (B), Hurricane Creek (C), Ephraim Branch (D), Hunter Branch (E), Dry Branch (F), Haynes Branch (G), Panther Creek (H), Grassy Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Fines Creek township: Harmon Den Wildlife Management Area (1). Display/hide its location on the map

 

71% of Fines Creek township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 67% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 93% lived in North Carolina.

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

  • This state: 182
  • Northeast: 2
  • Midwest: 22
  • South: 84
  • West: 5
Fines Creek township, North Carolina satellite photo by USGS

Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 2.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)

  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

3 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 79
  • One, attached: 12
  • Mobile homes: 42

Median worth of mobile homes: $26,900


Housing units in Fines Creek township with a mortgage: 14 (0 second mortgage, 4 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 0
  • 1995 to 1998: 13
  • 1990 to 1994: 26
  • 1980 to 1989: 18
  • 1970 to 1979: 35
  • 1960 to 1969: 5
  • 1950 to 1959: 13
  • 1940 to 1949: 19
  • 1939 or earlier: 4

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Fines Creek township, North Carolina:

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 2
  • 4 rooms: 9
  • 5 rooms: 49
  • 6 rooms: 23
  • 7 rooms: 6
  • 8 rooms: 2
  • 9 or more rooms: 0

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fines Creek township, North Carolina:

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

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Fines Creek township:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 0
  • 2 bedrooms: 17
  • 3 bedrooms: 70
  • 4 bedrooms: 4
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 0

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fines Creek township:

  • no bedroom: 6
  • 1 bedroom: 6
  • 2 bedrooms: 13
  • 3 bedrooms: 4
  • 4 bedrooms: 0
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 0

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

  • no vehicle: 12
  • 1 vehicle: 21
  • 2 vehicles: 30
  • 3 vehicles: 24
  • 4 vehicles: 4
  • 5 or more vehicles: 0

Cars and other vehicles available in Fines Creek township in renter-occupied apartments

  • no vehicle: 0
  • 1 vehicle: 18
  • 2 vehicles: 5
  • 3 vehicles: 6
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5 or more vehicles: 0

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Most common industries for males (%):



  • Construction (27%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (25%)
  • Paper (6%)
  • Truck transportation (6%)
  • Food and beverage stores (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Motor vehicle and parts dealers (5%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Educational services (27%)
  • Health care (20%)
  • Social assistance (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Personal and laundry services (4%)
  • Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers (4%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (14%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (9%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Electricians (8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Carpenters (7%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (13%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (12%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Child care workers (8%)
  • Registered nurses (8%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Fines Creek township:

  • United States or American (24.6%)
  • German (17.7%)
  • Irish (9.7%)
  • English (8.0%)
  • Scottish (5.1%)
  • Canadian (2.9%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2.9%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 114 (83%)
  • Carpooled: 6 (4%)
  • Walked: 5 (4%)
  • Other means: 3 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 9 (7%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (49%)
  • Electricity (29%)
  • Utility gas (16%)
  • Wood (6%)

3 people in homes for the mentally retarded

89.3% of residents of Fines Creek township speak English at home.
1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English not well).
9.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 295
  • In family households: 252 (69 male householders, 12 female householders)
    65 spouses, 85 children (78 natural, 0 adopted, 7 stepchildren), 11 grandchildren, 2 brothers or sisters, 3 parents, 3 other relatives, 2 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 43 (21 male householders (16 living alone)), 17 female householders (17 living alone)), 5 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 28 2-persons, 20 3-persons, 15 4-persons, 15 5-persons, 3 7-or-more-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 33 1-person, 5 2-persons,

158 married couples with children.
28 single-parent households (3 men, 25 women).


Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 7
Here:

15.6%
North Carolina:

8.2%

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

0.0%
North Carolina:

6.9%

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 Fines Creek township:

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