Shannon is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Shannon Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Robeson County at latitude 34.8479 and longitude -79.137. Robeson County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 200 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Shannon Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.02 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Shannon, NC area
|Population in Households||270|
|Population in Familes||230|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||3.03|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||95 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||56 (58.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||33 (34.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||6 ( 6.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$96,154|
|Average Home Value||$145,089|
|Median Household Income||$35,295|
|Average Household Income||$44,815|
|Per Capita Income||$14,180|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.1%|
|Per Capita Income||2.53%|
The table below compares Shannon 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||# 659||11th|
|Population Density1||# 594||20th|
|Diversity Index2||# 10||99th|
|Median Household Income||# 492||34th|
|Per Capita Income||# 702||5th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.