Eastover, North Carolina

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Eastover, North Carolina
Town
Eastover Community Center
Eastover Community Center
Eastover, North Carolina is located in North Carolina
Eastover, North Carolina
Eastover, North Carolina
Location within the state of North Carolina
Coordinates: 35°5′43″N 78°47′12″W / 35.09528°N 78.78667°W / 35.09528; -78.78667Coordinates: 35°5′43″N 78°47′12″W / 35.09528°N 78.78667°W / 35.09528; -78.78667
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Cumberland
Incorporated 2007
Government
 • Mayor Charles McLaurin
Area
 • Total 11.5 sq mi (10.5 km2)
 • Land 11.5 sq mi (10.5 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 128 ft (39 m)
Population (2011)
 • Total 3,691
 • Density 339.9/sq mi (131.2/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 28312
Area code(s) 910
FIPS code 37-19740[1]
GNIS feature ID 1020096[2]

Eastover is a town in Cumberland County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 3,628 at the 2010 census. It was incorporated on July 25, 2007.[3]

History[edit]

The Robert Williams House was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1983.[4]

Geography[edit]

Eastover is located at 35°5′43″N 78°47′12″W / 35.09528°N 78.78667°W / 35.09528; -78.78667 (35.095278, -78.786556).[5]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 4.1 square miles (11 km2), all land.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[1] of 2010, there were 3,628 people, 566 households, and 386 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 339.9 people per square mile (131.2/km²). There were 621 housing units at an average density of 153.4/sq mi (59.2/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 82.78% White, 12.72% African American, 1.74% Native American, 0.15% Asian, 1.45% from other races, and 1.16% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.49% of the population.

There were 566 households out of which 26.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.8% were married couples living together, 11.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 31.8% were non-families. 28.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 12.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.32 and the average family size was 2.83.

In the CDP the population was spread out with 21.1% under the age of 18, 6.9% from 18 to 24, 27.1% from 25 to 44, 27.1% from 45 to 64, and 17.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 42 years. For every 100 females there were 85.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 81.6 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $33,365, and the median income for a family was $48,625. Males had a median income of $31,515 versus $23,529 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $18,320. About 6.2% of families and 8.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 11.3% of those under age 18 and 18.6% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ Andrew Barksdale. "Eastover: A town is born in Cumberland County". Fayetteville Observer. Archived from the original on 2007-10-22. Retrieved 2007-07-27. 
  4. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  5. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.