The Iron Station Census Designated Place had a population of 812 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Iron Station is located at latitude 35.4415 and longitude -81.1562 in Lincoln County. The formal boundaries for the Iron Station Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 2.36 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lincoln County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 879 feet.
The Iron Station Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2628638) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Iron Station: Iron.
|Total Population||812 (100%)|
|Population in Households||812 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||690 (85.0%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$59,089|
|Average Household Income||$64,117|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||11%|
|Per Capita Income||$25,209|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||374 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||263 (70.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||70 (18.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||40 (10.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$155,645|
|Average Home Value||$173,106|
|Housing Affordability Index3||245|
|Average Household Size||2.43|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.9%|
|Per Capita Income||1.56%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.9%|
The table below compares Iron Station 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||# 480||35th|
|Population Density||# 546||26th|
|Median Household Income||# 168||77th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 585||79th|
|Per Capita Income||# 356||52nd|
|Diversity Index||# 540||27th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.