The Town of Star had a population of 970 as of July 1, 2015.
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 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, 2015.
|Population in Households||953|
|Population in Familes||760|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||17|
|Average Household Size||2.36|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||469 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||259 (55.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||146 (31.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||65 (13.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$112,162|
|Average Home Value||$133,236|
|Median Household Income||$36,833|
|Average Household Income||$50,627|
|Per Capita Income||$20,846|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.21%|
|Per Capita Income||2.53%|
The table below compares Star to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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||# 443||40th|
|Population Density1||# 315||58th|
|Diversity Index2||# 210||72nd|
|Median Household Income||# 461||38th|
|Per Capita Income||# 363||51st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.