Reidsville, NC Demographics


Population (year 2000): 14,485. Estimated population in July 2005: 14,778 (+2.0% change)
Males: 6,623 (45.7%), Females: 7,862 (54.3%)

Rockingham County

Zip codes: 27320.

Median resident age: 39.5 years
Median household income: $31,040 (year 2000)
Median house value: $78,400 (year 2000)

Races in Reidsville:

  • White Non-Hispanic (56.1%)
  • Black (39.5%)
  • Hispanic (2.6%)
  • Other race (1.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • American Indian (0.5%)

Ancestries: United States (13.0%), English (9.3%), Irish (6.8%), German (4.7%), Scotch-Irish (2.7%), Scottish (1.4%).

Elevation: 850 feet

Land area: 13.4 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Reidsville

  • High school or higher: 68.8%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 15.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.8%
  • Unemployed: 9.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 21.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Reidsville city

  • Never married: 22.0%
  • Now married: 51.0%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 12.3%
  • Divorced: 11.3%

3.5% Foreign born (2.8% Latin America, 0.5% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: +18 (+0.1%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Reidsville:

  • ANNIE PENN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (618 S MAIN ST)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Reidsville:

  • MOREHEAD MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 13 miles; EDEN, NC)
  • MOSES H CONE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL,THE (about 21 miles; GREENSBORO, NC)
  • DANVILLE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 23 miles; DANVILLE, VA)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Reidsville:

  • PIEDMONT TRIAD INTERNATIONAL (about 26 miles; GREENSBORO, NC; ID: GSO)
  • DANVILLE REGIONAL (about 29 miles; DANVILLE, VA; ID: DAN)
  • SMITH REYNOLDS (about 41 miles; WINSTON SALEM, NC; ID: INT)
Other public-use airports nearest to Reidsville:

  • WARF (about 3 miles; REIDSVILLE, NC; ID: 6A5)
  • ROCKINGHAM COUNTY (about 11 miles; EDEN, NC; ID: 8N0)
  • ROCKINGHAM COUNTY NC SHILOH (about 14 miles; REIDSVILLE, NC; ID: 78N)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Reidsville:

  • ELON COLLEGE (about 18 miles; ELON, NC; Full-time enrollment: 3,993)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT GREENSBORO (about 19 miles; GREENSBORO, NC; FT enrollment: 10,868)
  • GUILFORD TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 30 miles; JAMESTOWN, NC; FT enrollment: 4,810)
  • NORTH CAROLINA AGRICULTURAL AND TECHNICAL ST UNIV (about 31 miles; Greensboro, NC; FT enrollment: 6,970)
  • HIGH POINT UNIVERSITY (about 36 miles; HIGH POINT, NC; FT enrollment: 2,564)
  • WINSTON-SALEM STATE UNIVERSITY (about 43 miles; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; FT enrollment: 2,508)
  • WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY (about 45 miles; WINSTON SALEM, NC; FT enrollment: 5,944)

Schools

Public high schools in Reidsville:

  • ROCKINGHAM COUNTY HIGH (Students: 1,153; Location: 180 HIGH SCHOOL RD; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • REIDSVILLE HIGH (Students: 970; Location: 1901 S PARK DR; Grades: 09 – 12)
Private high schools in Reidsville:

  • FAITH BAPTIST ACADEMY (Students: 154; Location: 7921 US 158 WEST; Grades: PK – 12)
  • NEW LIFE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 22; Location: 8133 NC 87; Grades: KG – 12)
Biggest public primary/middle schools in Reidsville:

  • ROCKINGHAM COUNTY MIDDLE (Students: 903; Location: 182 HIGH SCHOOL ROAD; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • REIDSVILLE MIDDLE (Students: 784; Location: 1903 S PARK DR; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • MOSS STREET ELEMENTARY (Students: 547; Location: 419 MOSS ST; Grades: KG – 05)
  • WENTWORTH ELEMENTARY (Students: 514; Location: 8806 NC HWY 87; Grades: PK – 05)
  • MONROETON ELEMENTARY (Students: 468; Location: 8081 US HIGHWAY 158; Grades: PK – 05)
  • WILLIAMSBURG ELEMENTARY (Students: 453; Location: 2830 HWY. 87; Grades: PK – 05)
  • BETHANY ELEMENTARY (Students: 419; Location: 6371 NC 65; Grades: PK – 05)
  • SOUTH END ELEMENTARY (Students: 301; Location: 1307 SOUTH PARK DRIVE; Grades: PK – 05)
  • LAWSONVILLE AVE ELEM (Students: 269; Location: 212 LAWSONVILLE AVE; Grades: PK – 05)
  • STONEY CREEK ELEMENTARY (Students: 222; Location: 1803 STONEY CREEK SCHOOL ROAD; Grades: KG – 05)
Private primary/middle schools in Reidsville:

  • EPISCOPAL DAY SCHOOL (Students: 23; Location: BOX 72; Grades: PK – KG)
  • RHEMA CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 18; Location: 3570 US 158; Grades: PK – 10)