Polk County, NC Community Information

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Polk County, NC Community Information

Population

5,746

Median Age

48.6

Median Household Income

$44,423

Households with Children

31.47%

Median Travel Time to Work

25 minutes

Polk County, NC Real Estate Market Information

Homes Owned

71.83%

Homes Rented

19.06%

Homes Vacant

9.11%

Polk County, NC School Information

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Middle Schools

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Occupation

Community

  • Total Population 5,746
  • Total Male Population 2,721
  • Total Female Population 3,025
  • Population change since 2000 -6.25%
  • Median age 48.6
  • Percent of households with children 31.47%
  • Personal Crime risk 25

Transportation

  • Median travel time to work 25 minutes
  • Percent using Public transportation 0.19%
  • Percent Driving/Using Carpool 89.56
  • Percent Using Other transportation 4.89%
  • Percent Working From Home 5.36%

Education Levels

  • Some high school 13.98%
  • High school graduate 25.79%
  • Some college 19.57%
  • Associate degree 7.77%
  • Bachelor's degree 20.87%
  • Graduate degree 12.02%

Occupation

  • Agriculture, forestry, and fishing 1.63%
  • Construction 9.98%
  • Manufacturing 15.99%
  • Wholesale Trade 1.44%
  • Retail Trade 8.11%
  • Finance, insurance and real estate 6.21%
  • Services 7.18%
  • Public administration 3.53%
  • Information 2.17%
  • Professional 8.42%
  • Education 23.02%
  • Arts 8.89%

Income

  • Average household income $58,138
  • Income change since 2000 17.87%

Climate

  • Avg. January high/low temp 52.30 / 29.61
  • Avg. July high/low temp 89.38 / 66.24
  • Annual precipitation 59.19

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