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Golden Valley township, NC map Land area: 55.5 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population: 896 (all rural)
Males: 465  (51.9%)
Females: 431  (48.1%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 896 (747 owner occupied, 149 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

17%
State:

31%


Races in Golden Valley township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 98.8%
  • Black: 0.3%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.2%
  • Asian: 0.1%
  • Two or more races: 0.4%

Median age of males: 37.9
Median age of females: 38.2

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Average household size: 2.45

Golden Valley township:

2.5 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Average family size: 2.88

Estimated median household income in 2009: $41,023 ($36,806 in 1999)
This township:

$41,023
North Carolina:

$43,674

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $227 (lower quartile is $133, upper quartile is $251)
Here:

$227
State:

$568

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $91,994 (it was $61,600 in 2000)
Golden Valley township:

$91,994
North Carolina:

$155,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $85,239 - $198,303

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $167,435
Here:

$167,435
State:

$218,934

Mobile homes: $26,048
Here:

$26,048
State:

$45,354
Population density: 16 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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

13.1%
Whole state:

12.3%

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

8.6%
Whole state:

5.5%

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Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Churches in Golden Valley township include: Missionary Church (A), Mount Pleasant Church (B), Cooper Springs Church (C), Golden Valley Church (D), First Broad Church (E), Fairview Church (F), Golden Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Fortune Cemetery (1), Golden Valley Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: McCall Lake (A), Murray Hilton Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Devils Fork (A), Collins Creek (B), Buck Hollow Branch (C), Brier Creek (D), Big Branch (E), Allen Branch (F), Three Springs Branch (G), Sudlow Branch (H), South Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

68% of Golden Valley township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 71% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 100% lived in North Carolina.

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

  • This state: 834
  • Northeast: 0
  • Midwest: 13
  • South: 29
  • West: 7
Golden Valley township, North Carolina satellite photo by USGS

Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 1.9%

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

  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 233
  • Mobile homes: 154

Median worth of mobile homes: $13,700


Housing units in Golden Valley township with a mortgage: 45 (17 second mortgage, 10 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 92

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 7
  • 1995 to 1998: 58
  • 1990 to 1994: 80
  • 1980 to 1989: 46
  • 1970 to 1979: 60
  • 1960 to 1969: 47
  • 1950 to 1959: 15
  • 1940 to 1949: 20
  • 1939 or earlier: 54

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Golden Valley township, North Carolina:

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 18
  • 4 rooms: 36
  • 5 rooms: 128
  • 6 rooms: 72
  • 7 rooms: 45
  • 8 rooms: 8
  • 9 or more rooms: 0

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Golden Valley township, North Carolina:

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 8
  • 4 rooms: 27
  • 5 rooms: 7
  • 6 rooms: 7
  • 7 rooms: 0
  • 8 rooms: 0
  • 9 or more rooms: 0

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Golden Valley township:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 10
  • 2 bedrooms: 105
  • 3 bedrooms: 146
  • 4 bedrooms: 36
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 10

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Golden Valley township:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 8
  • 2 bedrooms: 27
  • 3 bedrooms: 7
  • 4 bedrooms: 7
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 0

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

  • no vehicle: 17
  • 1 vehicle: 71
  • 2 vehicles: 139
  • 3 vehicles: 30
  • 4 vehicles: 33
  • 5 or more vehicles: 17

Cars and other vehicles available in Golden Valley township in renter-occupied apartments

  • no vehicle: 0
  • 1 vehicle: 36
  • 2 vehicles: 0
  • 3 vehicles: 7
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5 or more vehicles: 6

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Most common industries for males (%):



  • Furniture and related product manufacturing (16%)
  • Textile mills and textile products (16%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Truck transportation (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (17%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Health care (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Private households (11%)
  • Textile mills and textile products (10%)
  • Construction (5%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Other production occupations including supervisors (19%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (18%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (9%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (16%)
  • Child care workers (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Architects, surveyors, and cartographers (5%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Golden Valley township:

  • United States or American (52.6%)
  • English (23.4%)
  • Irish (8.9%)
  • German (6.0%)
  • Dutch (2.4%)
  • Italian (2.0%)
  • French (except Basque) (1.8%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 337 (86%)
  • Carpooled: 39 (10%)
  • Worked at home: 18 (5%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (32%)
  • Electricity (29%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (27%)
  • Wood (12%)

All residents speak only English at home

Household type by relationship:

Households: 889
  • In family households: 807 (245 male householders, 34 female householders)
    218 spouses, 239 children (204 natural, 6 adopted, 29 stepchildren), 24 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 22 parents, 6 other relatives, 19 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 82 (51 male householders (51 living alone)), 31 female householders (31 living alone)), 0 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 110 2-persons, 80 3-persons, 47 4-persons, 32 5-persons, 10 7-or-more-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 82 1-person,

157 married couples with children.
46 single-parent households (21 men, 25 women).


Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 0
Here:

0.0%
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 Golden Valley township:

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