Lumber Bridge, North Carolina

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Lumber Bridge, North Carolina
a view of Lumber Bridge after a rare snowfall
a view of Lumber Bridge after a rare snowfall
Lumber Bridge, North Carolina is located in North Carolina
Lumber Bridge, North Carolina
Lumber Bridge, North Carolina
Location within the state of North Carolina
Coordinates: 34°53′25″N 79°4′14″W / 34.89028°N 79.07056°W / 34.89028; -79.07056Coordinates: 34°53′25″N 79°4′14″W / 34.89028°N 79.07056°W / 34.89028; -79.07056
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Robeson
 • Total 0.7 sq mi (1.7 km2)
 • Land 0.7 sq mi (1.7 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 194 ft (59 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 94
 • Density 179.6/sq mi (69.3/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 28357
Area code(s) 910
FIPS code 37-39680[1]
GNIS feature ID 0989126[2]

Lumber Bridge is a town in Robeson County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 94 at the 2010 census.


Lumber Bridge is located at 34°53′25″N 79°4′14″W / 34.89028°N 79.07056°W / 34.89028; -79.07056 (34.890398, -79.070658).[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.7 square miles (1.7 km²).0.7 square miles (1.7 km²) of it is land and 1.49% is water.


As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 118 people, 42 households, and 33 families residing in the town. The population density was 179.6 people per square mile (69.0/km²). There were 47 housing units at an average density of 71.5 per square mile (27.5/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 82.20% White, 11.02% African American, 5.93% Native American, and 0.85% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.85% of the population.

There were 42 households out of which 28.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 66.7% were married couples living together, 7.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 21.4% were non-families. 19.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.64 and the average family size was 3.00.

In the town the population was spread out with 22.0% under the age of 18, 8.5% from 18 to 24, 23.7% from 25 to 44, 28.8% from 45 to 64, and 16.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 43 years. For every 100 females there were 118.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 95.7 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $40,938, and the median income for a family was $41,875. Males had a median income of $25,313 versus $24,500 for females. The per capita income for the town was $12,513. There were 21.4% of families and 35.3% of the population living below the poverty line, including 50.0% of under eighteens and 14.3% of those over 64.


  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. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.