Everetts, North Carolina

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Everetts, North Carolina
Town
Location of Everetts, North Carolina
Location of Everetts, North Carolina
Coordinates: 35°50′1″N 77°10′17″W / 35.83361°N 77.17139°W / 35.83361; -77.17139Coordinates: 35°50′1″N 77°10′17″W / 35.83361°N 77.17139°W / 35.83361; -77.17139
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Martin
Area
 • Total 0.5 sq mi (1.2 km2)
 • Land 0.5 sq mi (1.2 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 56 ft (17 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 179
 • Density 390.1/sq mi (150.6/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 27825
Area code(s) 252
FIPS code 37-22040[1]
GNIS feature ID 1020180[2]

Everetts is a town in Martin County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 179 at the 2000 census.

History[edit]

Everetts was named for a family of first settlers.[3]

Geography[edit]

Everetts is located at 35°50′1″N 77°10′17″W / 35.83361°N 77.17139°W / 35.83361; -77.17139 (35.833482, -77.171481)[4].

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.5 square miles (1.3 km2), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 179 people, 80 households, and 58 families residing in the town. The population density was 390.1 people per square mile (150.2/km²). There were 85 housing units at an average density of 185.2 per square mile (71.3/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 67.04% White, 30.17% African American, 2.23% from other races, and 0.56% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.79% of the population.

There were 80 households out of which 28.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.0% were married couples living together, 15.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 27.5% were non-families. 25.0% 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 2.24 and the average family size was 2.62.

In the town the population was spread out with 22.3% under the age of 18, 5.0% from 18 to 24, 27.4% from 25 to 44, 22.9% from 45 to 64, and 22.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 42 years. For every 100 females there were 80.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 82.9 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $21,964, and the median income for a family was $25,938. Males had a median income of $23,750 versus $17,188 for females. The per capita income for the town was $13,390. About 13.1% of families and 16.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 15.6% of those under the age of eighteen and 2.8% of those sixty five 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. ^ Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. Govt. Print. Off. p. 122. 
  4. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.