The Town of Walnut Cove had a population of 1,456 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Walnut Cove is located at latitude 36.2949 and longitude -80.1404 in Stokes County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Walnut Cove (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.41 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Stokes County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 656 feet.
The Town of Walnut Cove (GNIS ID: 2406826) 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 Walnut Cove population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Walnut Cove: Lash.
|Population in Households||1,416|
|Population in Familes||1,119|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||40|
|Average Household Size||2.0|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||789 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||467 (59.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||242 (30.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||80 (10.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$118,000|
|Average Home Value||$136,752|
|Median Household Income||$36,887|
|Average Household Income||$46,932|
|Per Capita Income||$21,525|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-2.43%|
|Per Capita Income||0.77%|
The table below compares Walnut Cove 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||# 374||50th|
|Population Density1||# 402||46th|
|Diversity Index2||# 546||26th|
|Median Household Income||# 468||37th|
|Per Capita Income||# 374||50th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.