Proctorville, North Carolina

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Proctorville, North Carolina
Town Hall in Proctorville
Town Hall in Proctorville
Proctorville, North Carolina is located in North Carolina
Proctorville, North Carolina
Proctorville, North Carolina
Location within the state of North Carolina
Coordinates: 34°28′34″N 79°2′11″W / 34.47611°N 79.03639°W / 34.47611; -79.03639Coordinates: 34°28′34″N 79°2′11″W / 34.47611°N 79.03639°W / 34.47611; -79.03639
CountryUnited States
StateNorth Carolina
CountyRobeson
Government
 • MayorAllen Fowler
Area
 • Total0.4 sq mi (1.1 km2)
 • Land0.4 sq mi (1.1 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation
112 ft (34 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total117
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
120
 • Density290/sq mi (110/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
28375
Area code(s)910
FIPS code37-53900[2]
GNIS feature ID0992835[3]

Proctorville is a town in Robeson County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 117 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

The W.R. Surles Memorial Library was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2009.[4]

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.4 square miles (1.0 km2), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1920204
1930185−9.3%
194020913.0%
195023211.0%
1960188−19.0%
1970157−16.5%
198020530.6%
1990168−18.0%
2000133−20.8%
2010117−12.0%
Est. 2016120[1]2.6%
U.S. Decennial Census[5]

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 133 people, 57 households, and 44 families residing in the town. The population density was 323.2 people per square mile (125.2/km²). There were 61 housing units at an average density of 148.2 per square mile (57.4/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 84.96% White, 10.53% African American and 4.51% Native American.

There were 57 households out of which 28.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.6% were married couples living together, 15.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 22.8% were non-families. 22.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.33 and the average family size was 2.70.

In the town, the population was spread out with 19.5% under the age of 18, 6.8% from 18 to 24, 27.1% from 25 to 44, 32.3% from 45 to 64, and 14.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 43 years. For every 100 females there were 90.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 81.4 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $33,542, and the median income for a family was $34,167. Males had a median income of $28,438 versus $24,167 for females. The per capita income for the town was $15,206. There were 4.8% of families and 5.0% of the population living below the poverty line, including 5.0% of under eighteens and none of those over 64.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  4. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  5. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015.