Bakersville, North Carolina

Current Temperature ° Population 479

Homefacts City Report

Bakersville is located in Mitchell County, NC. The population is 479, making Bakersville the 2nd largest city in Mitchell County.

There are 4 public schools in Bakersville with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Bakersville is very low, and there are 10 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Bakersville is very high and the median home sales price is $0.

Cities near Bakersville include Bakersville Township, Cane Creek Township and Brush Creek Township.

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 33.9%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 57.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 8.8%

Crime Rate

26.39% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 180
  • Violent Crimes: 60
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 661
  • Property Crime: 3
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

93.24% Higher than national avg.
  • 10 offenders in Bakersville
  • 208.77 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $242,500
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 2
  • Homes For Sale: 293
  • Homes For Rent: 3

Environmental Hazards

44 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 44

Unemployment

Very High 7.0%
  • North Carolina unemployment average: 5.4%
  • National unemployment average: 5.0%

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4 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 4 K-12 public schools in Bakersville, NC and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Bakersville's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

10 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$242,500 compared to February 2015
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    27.2%
  • Rented
    50.4%
  • Owned
    22.4%

293 Homes For Sale View All

$74,000
Doras Lane
Bakersville, NC 28705
-- Beds | -- Baths
$65,000
Dallas Young Rd
Bakersville, NC 28705
-- Beds | -- Baths
$379,000
128 Elisha Johnson Rd
Bakersville, NC 28705
-- Beds | -- Baths
$26,000
Saylor Lake Rd
Bakersville, NC 28705
-- Beds | -- Baths

2 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$62,400
Harrell Hill Rd
Bakersville, NC 28705
-- Beds | -- Baths
$94,015
Mitchell
Bakersville, NC 28705
-- Beds | -- Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

3 Rental Properties View All

$1,000
7 Apple Pasture
Bakersville, NC 28705
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$950
2175 261
Bakersville, NC 28705
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$750
56 Laura Lane
Bakersville, NC 28705
2 Beds | 2 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Bakersville, NC
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $481
  • 1 Bedroom: $484
  • 2 Bedrooms: $648
  • 3 Bedrooms: $820
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,020

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Environmental Hazards

44 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Bakersville, NC
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1914/2108)
    Bakersville, NC has 90.8% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Bakersville, NC is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.98 Average
    Bakersville, NC is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 35.65°
  • February 39.27°
  • March 47.73°
  • April 57.15°
  • May 65.41°
  • June 73.33°
  • July 75.34°
  • August 75.38°
  • September 69.05°
  • October 56.5°
  • November 46.02°
  • December 37.87°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Bakersville, NC

Earthquakes
Bakersville, NC has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Bakersville, NC has a moderate risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Bakersville, NC has a low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Bakersville, NC has a low risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Bakersville, NC: $14,091

Median Cost Of Living

Cost of Living index National Average is 100. Values under are lower cost and values over are higher cost.

Unemployment

Unemployment in Bakersville is 7.0%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 5.4% and 5.0% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 63.41%
White Collar - 36.59%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Pat McCrory
  • Sen. Richard Burr
  • Sen. Kay R Hagan

City Representatives

  • Patrick T McHenry

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

3 FCC Towers view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Bakersville, NC

1 Library view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Bakersville, NC
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