The Town of Glen Alpine had a population of 1,534 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Glen Alpine is located at latitude 35.7307 and longitude -81.7826 in Burke County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Glen Alpine (see map below) 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.
|Population in Households||1,534|
|Population in Familes||1,275|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$45,191|
|Average Household Income||$54,660|
|Per Capita Income||$22,161|
|Total Housing Units||686 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||450 (65.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||169 (24.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||67 ( 9.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$127,448|
|Average Home Value||$145,455|
|Average Household Size||2.48|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.01%|
|Per Capita Income||2.27%|
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, 2018 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||# 367||50th|
|Population Density||# 353||52nd|
|Diversity Index||# 517||30th|
|Median Household Income||# 335||55th|
|Per Capita Income||# 442||40th|
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