NC

National Population : 333,590,059
North Carolina State Population : 10,753,007

About Porter, NC

Porter, NC is located in Stanly County in the state of North Carolina.

The total City Population for Porter is about 2,379 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 7,476.

The Average Home Value is $113,000.00, which is roughly 29% lower than the Average Home Value of $159,475.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 40% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $45,689.00, which is roughly 8% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,737.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 21% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Porter is about .

North Carolina is ranked #52 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 6.19 out of 100.

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Voting

Stanly County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 68.07% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 75.01%
Democratic: 23.95%
Libertarian: 0.66%
Other: 0.28%
Green: 0.09%


Nearby Locations

Albemarle, NC (8.09 mi.)
Oakboro, NC (9.33 mi.)
Red Cross, NC (9.33 mi.)
Mount Gilead, NC (11.06 mi.)
New London, NC (11.46 mi.)
Badin Lake, NC (11.46 mi.)
Stanfield, NC (13.40 mi.)
Locust, NC (14.82 mi.)
Polkton, NC (16.13 mi.)
Peachland, NC (16.15 mi.)
Richfield, NC (16.36 mi.)
Mt Pleasant, NC (18.64 mi.)
Mount Pleasant, NC (18.64 mi.)
Gold Hill, NC (19.38 mi.)
Troy, NC (19.55 mi.)
Wadesboro, NC (19.58 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 28128
Latitude : 35.218841
Longitude : -80.159832
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 452 ft.
Area Code(s) : 704, 980

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.48
Male Population Estimate : 49.92%
Female Population Estimate : 50.08%
Median Age : 43.3
Male Median Age : 42.3
Female Median Age : 44.3

White Population Estimate : 81.80%
Black Population Estimate : 14.27%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.25%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.57%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.04%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.59%
Other Population Estimate : 2.66%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Porter specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Stanly County: About 5 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Stanly County: About 266 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Stanly County is about 19% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 8% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.