Ellenboro, Rutherford County, North Carolina

Ellenboro: Human settlement in Rutherford County, North Carolina, United States of America

About

Ellenboro is a city located in the county of Rutherford in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 873 and a population density of 266 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 830 inhabitants.

The city was created 142 years ago in 1879.

Quick Facts about Ellenboro

Population : 830 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : North Carolina (United States)
County : Rutherford County
Postal code : 28040
Phone Area Codes : 828
Area : 3.28 km2
Altitude : 1,063 feet / 324 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1880 (142 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 15:25:26 (9th December 2022)
Density : 253 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -5.18% (2010-2020)

Geography

Ellenboro is located at 35°19'44"N 81°45'31"W (35.3290100, -81.7587100).

Ellenboro map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Ellenboro decreased by 5.18% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 873 - census
2011 843 -3.56% estimation process
2012 839 -0.48% estimation process
2013 834 -0.6% estimation process
2014 830 -0.48% estimation process
2015 828 -0.24% estimation process
2016 825 -0.36% estimation process
2017 826 0.12% estimation process
2018 830 0.48% estimation process
2019 832 0.24% estimation process
2020 830 -0.24% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 17,417
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 15,555
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 12.0%
April 1, 2020 Population : 18,447
April 1, 2010 Population : 15,518
People under 5 years old, percentage : 8.4%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 24.7%
People over 65 (%) : 17.5%
Female persons, % : 53.5%
White only, percent : 91.1%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.2%
Asians alone % : 1.2%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.1%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 5.0%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 8.8%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 86.1%
2015-2019 Veterans : 1,051
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 3.8%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 50.6%

Ellenboro zip code is 28040. County name: Rutherford, County fips: 37161

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 50.6%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $177,900
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,365
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $493
2015-2019 median gross rent : $938
2015-2019 Households : 6,650
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.50
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 78.1%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 7.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 84.9%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 78.4%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 88.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 16.1%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 12.8%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 6.1%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 59.5%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 55.6%
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 125,113
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 194,856
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 214,090
2012 total retail sales per capita : $13,602
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.4
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $45,642
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $23,357
Percentage of people living in poverty : 16.4%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 785
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 252
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 376
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 43
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 677
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 49
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 645
2010 population per square mile : 2,325.0
2010 land area in square miles : 6.67

People born in Ellenboro (2)

People born in Ellenboro, including basketball player-coach Belus Smawley, physicist Martin D. Whitaker, .

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Schools in Ellenboro

College & universities near Ellenboro, NC

Code Name City ZIP
198561 Gardner-Webb University Boiling Springs (NC) 28017-0997
198710 Isothermal Community College Spindale (NC) 28160-0804
198321 Cleveland Community College Shelby (NC) 28152-6224

Stations (5)

Amtrak & bus stations near Ellenboro, NC

Code Name Address Type
SPB Spartanburg 290 Magnolia St RAIL
GAS Gastonia 350 Hancock Street RAIL
GRV Greenville 1120 West Washington Street RAIL
CLT Charlotte 1914 North Tryon St. RAIL
KAN Kannapolis 201 South Main St. RAIL

Post offices near Ellenboro

Post Office Name City ZIP
Ellenbor Post Office Ellenboro (NC) 28040

Other places with the same name (3)

Other cities in Rutherford County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Rutherford County , NC.

City Name Population Title
Forest City 7,138 Town in Rutherford County, North Carolina, United States
Spindale 4,175 City in Rutherford County, North Carolina, United States of America
Rutherfordton 4,090 Town in Rutherford County, North Carolina, United States
Lake Lure 1,153 Town in North Carolina
Ruth 400 Town in North Carolina, United States
Bostic 379 Human settlement in Rutherford County, North Carolina, United States of America