Falcon, North Carolina

related topics
{household, population, female}
{town, population, incorporate}
{county, mile, population}
{township, household, population}

Falcon is a town in Cumberland and Sampson counties in the U.S. state of North Carolina. The population was 328 at the 2000 census.


Falcon is located at 35°11′33″N 78°38′55″W / 35.1925°N 78.64861°W / 35.1925; -78.64861 (35.192521, -78.648503).[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 1.3 square miles (3.3 km²). 1.2 square miles (3.2 km²) of it is land and 0.79% is water.


As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 328 people, 84 households, and 58 families residing in the town. The population density was 262.4 people per square mile (101.3/km²). There were 102 housing units at an average density of 81.6/sq mi (31.5/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 84.45% White, 9.45% African American, 0.61% Native American, 3.05% from other races, and 2.44% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.35% of the population.

There were 84 households out of which 27.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.6% were married couples living together, 9.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.8% were non-families. 22.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.50 and the average family size was 2.98.

In the town the population was spread out with 32.0% under the age of 18, 7.0% from 18 to 24, 20.1% from 25 to 44, 14.0% from 45 to 64, and 26.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 94.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 78.4 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $31,125, and the median income for a family was $38,500. Males had a median income of $28,750 versus $23,250 for females. The per capita income for the town was $10,387. About 3.3% of families and 17.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including none of those under age 18 and 7.1% of those age 65 or over.



Eastover | Falcon‡ | Godwin | Hope Mills | Linden | Spring Lake | Stedman | Wade

Full article ▸

related documents
St. Matthews, South Carolina
Luttrell, Tennessee
Broaddus, Texas
Gary City, Texas
Alma, Texas
Douglassville, Texas
Palmer, Texas
Cope, South Carolina
Neylandville, Texas
Marietta, Texas
Aberdeen, North Carolina
St. James, North Carolina
East Thermopolis, Wyoming
Dooling, Georgia
Kenefic, Oklahoma
Carl, Georgia
Stantonville, Tennessee
Mill Creek, Oklahoma
Stantonsburg, North Carolina
Ridgely, Tennessee
Saratoga, North Carolina
Fitzhugh, Oklahoma
Black Creek, North Carolina
Michie, Tennessee
Berlin, Georgia
Pavillion, Wyoming
Norlina, North Carolina
Eastview, Tennessee
Dougherty, Oklahoma
Yoder, Wyoming