The Town of Glen Alpine had a population of 1,542 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Glen Alpine is located at latitude 35.7307 and longitude -81.7826 in Burke County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Glen Alpine (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.15 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Burke County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,214 feet.
The Town of Glen Alpine (GNIS ID: 2406575) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Glen Alpine population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Glen Alpine: Glen Alpine Station, Sigmonsburg, Sigmundsville, Turkey Tail.
|Population in Households||1,542|
|Population in Familes||1,278|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.48|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||687 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||468 (68.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||155 (22.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||64 ( 9.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$120,745|
|Average Home Value||$137,580|
|Median Household Income||$42,165|
|Average Household Income||$51,755|
|Per Capita Income||$21,036|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.38%|
|Per Capita Income||1.19%|
The table below compares Glen Alpine to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 365||51st|
|Population Density1||# 354||52nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 505||32nd|
|Median Household Income||# 318||57th|
|Per Capita Income||# 402||46th|
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