The Iron Station Census Designated Place had a population of 781 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Iron Station is located at latitude 35.4539 and longitude -81.1547 in Lincoln County. The formal boundaries for the Iron Station Census Designated Place (see map below) 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.
|Population in Households||781|
|Population in Familes||668|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$54,017|
|Average Household Income||$61,847|
|Per Capita Income||$23,945|
|Total Housing Units||356 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||245 (68.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||71 (19.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||40 (11.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$146,491|
|Average Home Value||$186,270|
|Average Household Size||2.47|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.37%|
|Per Capita Income||2.16%|
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, 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||# 484||35th|
|Population Density||# 550||26th|
|Diversity Index||# 538||27th|
|Median Household Income||# 181||76th|
|Per Capita Income||# 351||53rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.