Businesses in Morganton, North Carolina

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 16.3%
 Medical: 15.3%
 Professional Services: 8.8%
 Industry: 8.8%
 Home Services: 7.9%
 Automotive: 6.3%
 Restaurants: 5.4%
 Other: 31.3%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts4938.9 years4.32.9
Car repair8634 years4.35.1
Gas stations7233 years4.04.3
New car dealers3034.6 years4.21.8
Beauty salons5425 years4.03.2
Hairdressers5028.2 years4.43.0
Government agencies3734.7 years4.22.2
Public administration10628.7 years3.56.3
Social work8541.3 years4.35.1
Atm's5270.8 years4.03.1
Banks4179.7 years3.92.4
Finance other4268.3 years4.02.5
Loan companies6147 years4.23.6
Convenience stores5132.1 years4.13.0
Grocery stores and supermarkets7335.7 years4.34.3
General contractors9030.8 years4.35.4
Landscaping3725.7 years4.32.2
Other construction7730.8 years4.64.6
Real estate11225.6 years3.76.7
Construction of buildings6126.1 years4.03.6
Other membership organizations3628.9 years4.52.1
Wholesale of machinery3727.9 years4.62.2
Personal services3126.1 years4.21.8
Dentists4629.6 years4.52.7
Health and medical54530.9 years3.832.4
Physicians and surgeons20134.7 years3.712.0
Psychiatrists and psychotherapists3822.1 years3.82.3
Accountants3340.1 years4.52.0
Lawyers legal5828.8 years3.93.5
Scientific and technical services3825.3 years4.32.3
Churches15451.1 years4.69.2
American restaurants4129.4 years4.12.4
Clothing stores3134.3 years4.41.8
Electronics stores4543 years4.12.7
Furniture stores3633.1 years4.32.1
Hardware stores4936.9 years4.22.9
Household appliances and goods3634.8 years4.42.1
Pharmacies and drug stores3244.1 years4.31.9
Shopping other8136.5 years4.34.8
Area of Morganton, North Carolina19.15 sq mi
Population16,807
Male Population8,214 (48.9%)
Female Population8,593 (51.1%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +76.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +1.4%
Median Age39.9
Male Median Age36.3
Female Median Age43.3
Area Codes704828
NeighborhoodsEast Shores, Morganton
Local TimeSunday 8:12 AM
TimezoneEastern Standard Time
Lat & Lng35.74541° / -81.68482°
Zip Codes2865528680

Morganton, North Carolina - Map

Morganton, North Carolina Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population9,52113,14716,56816,807
Population Density497.2 / mi²686.5 / mi²865.1 / mi²877.6 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Morganton, North Carolina Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 1.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Morganton, North Carolina+76.5%+27.8%+1.4%
North Carolina+99.6%+54.2%+27.7%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Morganton, North Carolina Median Age

Median Age: 39.9 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Morganton, North Carolina39.9 years43.3 years36.3 years
North Carolina37.5 years38.8 years36.1 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Morganton, North Carolina Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 56135211,135
5-9494494989
10-14542457999
15-195855101,096
20-245794971,077
25-296185091,127
30-345475071,054
35-395134941,007
40-445404621,002
45-495655721,138
50-545266171,143
55-594675431,011
60-64469528998
65-69331455786
70-74265344609
75-79237394632
80-84176322498
85 Plus146367514
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Morganton, North Carolina Population Density

Population Density: 877.6 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Morganton, North Carolina16,80719.15 sq mi877.6 / mi²
North Carolina10.3 million53,819.4 sq mi191.9 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Morganton, North Carolina Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1750 to 2100
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Business distribution by price for Morganton, North Carolina

 Inexpensive: 55.2%
 Moderate: 36.8%
 Expensive: 6.5%
 Very Expensive: 1.6%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Morganton, North Carolina CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Morganton, North Carolina264,488 t15.7 t13,810 t/mi²
North Carolina168,507,440 t16.3 t3,130 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Morganton, North Carolina CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)264,488 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita15.7 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodMedium (4)
EarthquakeLow (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
6/4/987:31 PM3.283.7 km5,000 mNorth Carolinausgs.gov
7/7/952:01 PM3.187.1 km11,600 meastern Tennesseeusgs.gov
10/22/8411:58 AM3.168.2 km8,300 mVirginia-North Carolina border regionusgs.gov
3/24/836:47 PM3.283.3 km9,300 mNorth Carolinausgs.gov
5/5/812:21 PM3.581.8 km13,200 mNorth Carolinausgs.gov
7/2/572:33 AM3.793.3 km7,000 mNorth Carolinausgs.gov
5/13/577:24 AM441.8 km5,000 mNorth Carolinausgs.gov
2/21/163:39 PM5.278.7 kmNoneNorth Carolinausgs.gov
8/31/612:29 AM565.8 kmNoneVirginia-North Carolina border regionusgs.gov
4/29/5210:07 AM4.895.1 kmNoneVirginia-North Carolina border regionusgs.gov

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Morganton, North Carolina

Morganton is a city in Burke County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 16,918 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Burke County. is one of the principal cities in the Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area..  ︎  Morganton, North Carolina Wikipedia Page

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