Cramerton, NC Demographics


Population (year 2000): 2,976. Estimated population in July 2005: 3,005 (+1.0% change)
Males: 1,423 (47.8%), Females: 1,553 (52.2%)

Gaston County

Zip code: 28032

Median resident age: 37.1 years
Median household income: $47,610 (year 2000)
Median house value: $104,000 (year 2000)

Races in Cramerton:

  • White Non-Hispanic (93.9%)
  • Black (2.4%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
  • Asian Indian (1.0%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)

Ancestries: United States (14.8%), German (13.1%), English (9.8%), Irish (7.1%), Scotch-Irish (4.5%), Italian (2.3%).

Elevation: 633 feet

Land area: 3.6 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Cramerton

  • High school or higher: 78.0%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 25.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 23.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cramerton town

  • Never married: 17.0%
  • Now married: 63.2%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 9.5%

2.1% Foreign born (0.8% Asia, 0.6% Europe, 0.3% Latin America, 0.3% Africa).

Population change in the 1990s: +585 (+24.5%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Cramerton:

  • GASTON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 10 miles; GASTONIA, NC)
  • CHARLOTTE INSTITUTE OF REHABILITATION (about 16 miles; CHARLOTTE, NC)
  • MERCY HOSPITAL INC (about 18 miles; CHARLOTTE, NC)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Cramerton:

  • CHARLOTTE/DOUGLAS INTL (about 11 miles; CHARLOTTE, NC; ID: CLT)
  • HICKORY REGIONAL (about 41 miles; HICKORY, NC; ID: HKY)
  • GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG INTL (about 83 miles; GREER, SC; ID: GSP)
Other public-use airports nearest to Cramerton:

  • GASTONIA MUNI (about 5 miles; GASTONIA, NC; ID: AKH)
  • LINCOLNTON-LINCOLN COUNTY RGNL (about 17 miles; LINCOLNTON, NC; ID: IPJ)
  • ROCK HILL/YORK CO/BRYANT FIELD (about 18 miles; ROCK HILL, SC; ID: UZA)
Amtrak stations near Cramerton:

  • 7 miles: GASTONIA (350 HANCOCK ST.). Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 18 miles: CHARLOTTE (1914 N. TYRON ST.). Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cramerton:

  • GASTON COLLEGE (about 11 miles; DALLAS, NC; Full-time enrollment: 2,473)
  • WINTHROP UNIVERSITY (about 19 miles; ROCK HILL, SC; FT enrollment: 4,976)
  • CENTRAL PIEDMONT COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 19 miles; CHARLOTTE, NC; FT enrollment: 7,967)
  • YORK TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 23 miles; ROCK HILL, SC; FT enrollment: 2,221)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHARLOTTE (about 25 miles; CHARLOTTE, NC; FT enrollment: 13,706)
  • CATAWBA VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 38 miles; HICKORY, NC; FT enrollment: 2,052)
  • GARDNER-WEBB UNIVERSITY (about 41 miles; BOILING SPRINGS, NC; FT enrollment: 2,563)
Private high school in Cramerton:

  • CRAMERTON CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 619; Location: 426 WOODLAWN EXT; Grades: PK – 12)
Public primary/middle school in Cramerton:

  • CRAMERTON MIDDLE (Students: 832; Location: 601 CRAMER MOUNTAIN ROAD; Grades: 06 – 08)