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Fallston, North Carolina - Basic Facts

The Town of Fallston had a population of 598 as of July 1, 2019. Fallston ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in North Carolina. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Fallston is located at latitude 35.429 and longitude -81.5015 in Cleveland County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Fallston encompass a land area of 2.16 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Cleveland County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,024 feet.

The Town of Fallston (GNIS ID: 2406489) 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.

The Town of Fallston is located within , a minor civil division (MCD) of Cleveland County.


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Fallston, NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Fallston, NC Housing Affordability Index is 160
State of North Carolina Housing Affordability Index is 140
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Fallston, NC Wealth Index is 56
State of North Carolina Wealth Index is 84
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 598 (100%)
Population in Households 591 (98.8%)
Population in Families 504 (84.3%)
Population in Group Quarters1 7 ( 1.2%)
Population Density 277
Diversity Index2 27
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $39,842
Average Household Income $59,860
Per Capita Income $23,734
Wealth Index4 56

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 274 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 168 (61.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 65 (23.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 42 (15.3%)
Median Home Value $137,121
Housing Affordability Index3 160
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 232
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 169
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population -0.16% 0.0%
Households -0.23% -0.09%
Families -0.62% -0.12%
Median Household Income   1.62%
Per Capita Income   2.21%

Fallston, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fallston to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 534 28th
Population Density # 585 21st
Diversity Index # 572 23rd
Median Household Income # 493 33rd
Per Capita Income # 395 47th

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