King, North Carolina

Population 6,659

King is located in Forsyth County, NC. The population is 6,659, making King the 4th largest city in Forsyth County.

There are 6 public schools in King with an average Homefacts rating of B. The total crime rate for King is high , and there are 38 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in King is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date King property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near King include Tobaccoville, Yadkin Township and Old Richmond Township.

King Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 9%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 64.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 26.6%

Crime Rate

26.26% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 15
  • Violent Crimes: 131
  • Robbery: 29
  • Burglary: 204
  • Property Crime: 3
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

72.52% Higher than national avg.
  • 38 offenders in King
  • 57.07 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

93 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 2
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 91


Moderate 3.7%
  • North Carolina unemployment average: 3.6%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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6 Public Schools view public schools

There are 6 K-12 public schools in King, NC and 1 private school. Homefacts rates King's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.
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1 Private School

Calvary Christian School

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

38 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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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in King, NC

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$267,400 compared to December 1969
Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

95 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of King, NC issued 95 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 95 permits, 19 were issued for single family homes and 76 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of King, NC issued 16 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $600
  • 1 Bedroom: $637
  • 2 Bedrooms: $777
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,033
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,207

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Environmental Hazards

93 Environmental Hazards

Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (386/398)
    King, NC has 96.98% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    King, NC is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.2 Average
    King, NC is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 38.78°
  • February 42.43°
  • March 50.58°
  • April 59.95°
  • May 67.78°
  • June 76.97°
  • July 78.7°
  • August 77.36°
  • September 70.68°
  • October 59.25°
  • November 49.07°
  • December 42.48°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for King, NC

King, NC has a very low risk of earthquakes.
King, NC has no risk of hurricanes.
King, NC has a high risk of hail storms.
King, NC has a high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in King, NC: $54,471


Unemployment in King is 3.7%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 3.6% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 36.56%
White Collar - 63.44%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Pat McCrory
  • Sen. Richard Burr
  • Sen. Thom Tillis

City Representatives

  • Virginia Foxx
  • Mark Walker

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

8 FCC Towers view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in King, NC

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all

2 Retirement Homes view all

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