Winterville, NC Demographics


Population (year 2000): 4,791. Estimated population in July 2005: 4,688 (-2.1% change)
Males: 2,192 (45.8%), Females: 2,599 (54.2%)

Pitt County

Zip code: 28590

Median resident age: 33.4 years
Median household income: $37,230 (year 2000)
Median house value: $93,900 (year 2000)

Races in Winterville:

  • White Non-Hispanic (58.7%)
  • Black (38.4%)
  • Hispanic (1.0%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
  • American Indian (0.5%)

Ancestries: United States (14.4%), English (11.3%), Irish (5.7%), German (4.2%), Scotch-Irish (3.2%), French (3.0%).

Elevation: 72 feet

Land area: 2.5 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Winterville

  • High school or higher: 83.4%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 28.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 25.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Winterville town

  • Never married: 23.1%
  • Now married: 56.7%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

3.4% Foreign born (1.4% Latin America, 1.0% North America, 0.7% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: +1,441 (+43.0%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Winterville:

  • PITT COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 7 miles; GREENVILLE, NC)
  • WALTER B JONES ALCOHOL & DRUG ABUSE (about 7 miles; GREENVILLE, NC)
  • LENOIR MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 22 miles; KINSTON, NC)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Winterville:

  • PITT-GREENVILLE (about 8 miles; GREENVILLE, NC; ID: PGV)
  • KINSTON RGNL JETPORT AT STALLINGS FLD (about 21 miles; KINSTON, NC; ID: ISO)
  • ROCKY MOUNT-WILSON RGNL (about 41 miles; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; ID: RWI)
Other public-use airports nearest to Winterville:

  • FLANAGAN FIELD (about 11 miles; FARMVILLE, NC; ID: N08)
  • CRAFT AIR (about 15 miles; FARMVILLE, NC; ID: W38)
  • WARREN FIELD (about 26 miles; WASHINGTON, NC; ID: OCW)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Winterville:

  • PITT COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 6 miles; GREENVILLE, NC; Full-time enrollment: 3,072)
  • EAST CAROLINA UNIVERSITY (about 6 miles; GREENVILLE, NC; FT enrollment: 16,633)
  • COASTAL CAROLINA COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 52 miles; JACKSONVILLE, NC; FT enrollment: 2,237)
  • NORTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY AT RALEIGH (about 87 miles; RALEIGH, NC; FT enrollment: 23,918)
  • SHAW UNIVERSITY (about 87 miles; RALEIGH, NC; FT enrollment: 2,299)
  • WAKE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 88 miles; RALEIGH, NC; FT enrollment: 4,754)
  • VANCE-GRANVILLE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 89 miles; HENDERSON, NC; FT enrollment: 2,076)
Public primary/middle schools in Winterville:

  • W H ROBINSON ELEMENTARY (Students: 997; Location: 2439 RAILROAD STREET; Grades: KG – 05)
  • A G COX MIDDLE (Students: 965; Location: 321 SOUTH CHURCH; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • SOUTH CENTRAL HIGH (Students: 797; Location: 570 W FORLINES ROAD; Grades: 09 – 11)
Private primary/middle schools in Winterville:

  • HARMONY CHILD CARE KINDERGARTE (Students: 128; Location: 118 W FIRE TOWER RD; Grades: PK – KG)
  • GREENVILLE MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 76; Location: 2076 SINMAR LANE; Grades: PK – 3)