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The Cove Creek CDP is a community or populated place (Class Code U6) located in Haywood County at latitude 36.2859 and longitude -81.7873. Haywood County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 2,516 feet.
The formal official name is the Cove Creek CDP, but most people and references simply refer to it as Cove Creek, North Carolina.
The U6 Census Class Code for Cove Creek indicates a a populated place that is not a census designated or incorporated place having an official federally recognized name.. The Census Designated Place has a Functional Status Code "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
The formal boundaries for the Cove Creek CDP (see map below) encompass a land area of 8.51 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
|Population in Households||1,223|
|Population in Familes||977|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1|
|Average Household Size||2.41|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||634 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||379 (59.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||129 (20.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||126 (19.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$146,277|
|Average Home Value||$170,213|
|Median Household Income||$37,391|
|Average Household Income||$47,772|
|Per Capita Income||$20,134|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.38%|
|Per Capita Income||1.64%|
The table below compares Cove Creek to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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||# 403||46th|
|Population Density1||# 675||9th|
|Diversity Index2||# 689||7th|
|Median Household Income||# 418||44th|
|Per Capita Income||# 388||48th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.