Polk County, NC Community Information

Polk County, NC Homes for Sale

Polk County, NC Community Information

Population

6,513

Median Age

48.5

Median Household Income

$46,074

Households with Children

30.96%

Median Travel Time to Work

26 minutes

Polk County, NC Real Estate Market Information

Homes Owned

73.76%

Homes Rented

18.68%

Homes Vacant

7.56%

Polk County, NC School Information

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Middle Schools

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Transportation

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Community

  • Total Population 6,513
  • Total Male Population 3,119
  • Total Female Population 3,394
  • Population change since 2000 4.88%
  • Median age 48.5
  • Percent of households with children 30.96%
  • Personal Crime risk 52

Transportation

  • Median travel time to work 26 minutes
  • Percent using Public transportation 0.00%
  • Percent Driving/Using Carpool 91.01
  • Percent Using Other transportation 1.94%
  • Percent Working From Home 7.04%

Education Levels

  • Some high school 14.32%
  • High school graduate 25.95%
  • Some college 21.77%
  • Associate degree 6.14%
  • Bachelor's degree 20.30%
  • Graduate degree 11.53%

Occupation

  • Agriculture, forestry, and fishing 1.25%
  • Construction 12.29%
  • Manufacturing 20.25%
  • Wholesale Trade 1.10%
  • Retail Trade 10.56%
  • Finance, insurance and real estate 4.99%
  • Services 4.33%
  • Public administration 3.78%
  • Information 1.54%
  • Professional 8.11%
  • Education 21.35%
  • Arts 7.08%

Income

  • Average household income $58,688
  • Income change since 2000 17.10%

Climate

  • Avg. January high/low temp 51.82 / 29.39
  • Avg. July high/low temp 89.04 / 66.15
  • Annual precipitation 56.16

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