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Broadway, North Carolina - Basic Facts

The Town of Broadway had a population of 1,296 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Broadway is located at latitude 35.4573 and longitude -79.0572 in Lee County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Broadway (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.29 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Lee County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 472 feet.

The Town of Broadway (GNIS ID: 2405324) 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 Broadway is located within Township 3-Cape Fear, a minor civil division (MCD) of Lee County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Broadway population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Broadway, NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,296
Daytime Population: Workers 319
Daytime Population: Residents 753
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,072
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.83
Population in Households 1,293
Population in Familes 1,083
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density2 1,001
Diversity Index3 49


Median Household Income $46,932
Average Household Income $65,528
Per Capita Income $26,367


Total Housing Units 568 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 398 (70.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 131 (23.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 40 ( 7.0%)
Median Home Value $157,653
Average Home Value $166,520


Total Households 528
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 373
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.73% 0.74%
Households 0.73% 0.71%
Families 0.8% 0.64%
Median Household Income   2.71%
Per Capita Income   4.06%

Broadway, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Broadway 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 395 47th
Population Density # 222 70th
Diversity Index # 354 52nd
Median Household Income # 256 65th
Per Capita Income # 231 69th

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