The Town of Walnut Cove had a population of 1,428 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Walnut Cove is located at latitude 36.2949 and longitude -80.1404 in Stokes County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Walnut Cove (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.41 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Stokes County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 656 feet.
The Town of Walnut Cove (GNIS ID: 2406826) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Walnut Cove: Lash.
|Population in Households||1,389|
|Population in Familes||1,101|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||39|
|Median Household Income||$41,049|
|Average Household Income||$52,000|
|Per Capita Income||$23,656|
|Total Housing Units||775 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||438 (56.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||253 (32.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||84 (10.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$126,389|
|Average Home Value||$148,627|
|Average Household Size||2.01|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.44%|
|Per Capita Income||2.69%|
The table below compares Walnut Cove 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||# 376||49th|
|Population Density||# 409||45th|
|Diversity Index||# 545||26th|
|Median Household Income||# 426||42nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 362||51st|
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