The Town of Glen Alpine had a population of 1,613 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Glen Alpine is located at latitude 35.729 and longitude -81.7793 in Burke County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Glen Alpine encompass a land area of 2.15 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Burke County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,214 feet.
The Town of Glen Alpine (GNIS ID: 2406575) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Glen Alpine: Glen Alpine Station, Sigmonsburg, Sigmundsville, Turkey Tail.
|Total Population||1,613 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,613 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||1,334 (82.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$47,219|
|Average Household Income||$70,705|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$29,051|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||728 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||525 (72.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||134 (18.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||69 ( 9.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$134,286|
|Average Home Value||$136,403|
|Housing Affordability Index3||218|
|Average Household Size||2.45|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.22%|
|Per Capita Income||1.15%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.57%|
The table below compares Glen Alpine to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 359||52nd|
|Population Density||# 340||54th|
|Median Household Income||# 363||51st|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 479||65th|
|Per Capita Income||# 237||68th|
|Diversity Index||# 513||31st|
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