The Town of Star had a population of 964 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Star is located at latitude 35.3991 and longitude -79.7833 in Montgomery County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Star (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.29 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Montgomery County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 636 feet.
The Town of Star (GNIS ID: 2406660) 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 Star population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||948|
|Population in Familes||756|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||16|
|Average Household Size||2.33|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||476 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||259 (54.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||147 (30.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||70 (14.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$79,567|
|Average Home Value||$99,035|
|Median Household Income||$34,497|
|Average Household Income||$43,735|
|Per Capita Income||$18,471|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.69%|
|Per Capita Income||2.25%|
The table below compares Star 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||# 444||40th|
|Population Density1||# 344||54th|
|Diversity Index2||# 209||72nd|
|Median Household Income||# 532||28th|
|Per Capita Income||# 562||24th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.