The Town of Wallace had a population of 3,857 as of July 1, 2017. Wallace ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in North Carolina. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Wallace is located at latitude 34.7381 and longitude -77.9908 in Duplin County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Wallace (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.07 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Duplin County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 49 feet.
While the primary coordinates for Town of Wallace are located in Duplin County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Pender County.
The Town of Wallace (GNIS ID: 2406822) 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 Wallace population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||1,816|
|Daytime Population: Residents||2,239|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||4,055|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.05|
|Population in Households||3,824|
|Population in Familes||2,956|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||33|
|Median Household Income||$28,890|
|Average Household Income||$44,067|
|Per Capita Income||$18,393|
|Total Housing Units||1,866 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||846 (45.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||759 (40.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||261 (14.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$125,256|
|Average Home Value||$136,673|
|Average Household Size||2.38|
|Average Family Size||3|
NOTES1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.92%|
|Per Capita Income||2.08%|
The table below compares Wallace to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 202||73rd|
|Population Density1||# 138||81st|
|Diversity Index2||# 15||98th|
|Median Household Income||# 663||10th|
|Per Capita Income||# 607||18th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.