The Town of Lake Waccamaw had a population of 1,369 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Lake Waccamaw is located at latitude 34.3182 and longitude -78.5112 in Columbus County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Lake Waccamaw (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.77 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Columbus County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 59 feet.
The Town of Lake Waccamaw (GNIS ID: 2405979) 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 Lake Waccamaw population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Lake Waccamaw: Flemington.
|Daytime Population: Workers||652|
|Daytime Population: Residents||858|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||1,510|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.10|
|Population in Households||1,227|
|Population in Familes||1,005|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||142|
|Median Household Income||$57,472|
|Average Household Income||$83,910|
|Per Capita Income||$33,968|
|Total Housing Units||923 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||378 (41.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||128 (13.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||418 (45.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$223,370|
|Average Home Value||$277,122|
|Average Household Size||2.43|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.63%|
|Per Capita Income||2.04%|
The table below compares Lake Waccamaw to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 384||48th|
|Population Density||# 452||39th|
|Diversity Index||# 399||46th|
|Median Household Income||# 109||85th|
|Per Capita Income||# 83||89th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.