Foscoe is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Foscoe Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Watauga County at latitude 36.1618 and longitude -81.7657. Watauga County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 3,041 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Foscoe Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 5.78 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.Photos of the local Foscoe, NC area
Also See: Foscoe, NC ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||1,454|
|Population in Familes||1,084|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||16|
|Average Household Size||2.13|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,588 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||427 (26.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||255 (16.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||906 (57.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$200,926|
|Average Home Value||$257,805|
|Median Household Income||$43,658|
|Average Household Income||$61,573|
|Per Capita Income||$27,796|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.47%|
|Per Capita Income||2.43%|
The table below compares Foscoe 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||# 370||50th|
|Population Density1||# 600||19th|
|Diversity Index2||# 664||11th|
|Median Household Income||# 260||65th|
|Per Capita Income||# 129||83rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.