The Town of Lake Waccamaw had a population of 1,417 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Lake Waccamaw is located at latitude 34.3182 and longitude -78.5112 in Columbus County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Lake Waccamaw (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.77 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Columbus County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 59 feet.
The Town of Lake Waccamaw (GNIS ID: 2405979) 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 Lake Waccamaw 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 Lake Waccamaw: Flemington.
|Population in Households||1,277|
|Population in Familes||1,048|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||140|
|Average Household Size||2.41|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||933 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||398 (42.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||132 (14.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||403 (43.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$228,000|
|Average Home Value||$281,847|
|Median Household Income||$56,652|
|Average Household Income||$80,997|
|Per Capita Income||$33,079|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.06%|
|Per Capita Income||1.5%|
The table below compares Lake Waccamaw 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||# 378||49th|
|Population Density1||# 445||40th|
|Diversity Index2||# 407||45th|
|Median Household Income||# 97||87th|
|Per Capita Income||# 78||90th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.