• ROBESON COUNTY STATISTICS

    Geographical area:
     
    949 square miles
     
    Climate:
     
    Mean annual temperature- 63 degrees
    Mean relative humidity-71%
    Annual Rainfall-46.39inches
    Annual Snowfall- 2.0 inches
     
    Population:
     
    134,168 
    Economics:
     
    Per capita income- $13,224
    Median family income-$32,514
    Retail Sales- $900,460,173
     
    Labor Force:
     
    53,690
     
    County tax rate:
     
    $.79 per 100
     
    Water:
     
    Countywide systems
     
    Highways:
     
    I-95, US 301, US 74, US 501 & NC 20,41,72,130,211,710,711, & 904
     
    Railroads:
     
    CSX & Seaboard System
     
    Bus:
     
    Greyhound
     
    Airports:
     
    Lumberton Municipal, Laurinburg-Maxton, and Fayetteville Municipal
     
    Government:
     
    County Manager & Board of Commissioners
     
    Deputies:
     
    68
     
    Ambulance & Rescue:
     
    11
     
    Communications:
     
    Newspapers-7
    Radio Stations-6
    Television Stations-5
     
    Places of Worship:
     
    350
     
    Recreation:
     
    Robeson County Recreation Commission
     
    Other Recreation:
     
    Bowling Center
    Skating rink
    Miniature golf
    Racquet club
    Fitness Center
    Golf courses-4
    Movie theaters
     
    Cultural Opportunities:
     
    Carolina Civic Center
    Givens Performing Arts Center
    Robeson Little Theater
    Robeson County Arts Council
    "Strike at the Wind"
     
    Medical:
     
    Hospital-1
    Elder Care Services & Homes-17
    Clinics-6
    Physicians-77
    Psycologists-4
    Optometrists-7
    Dentists-17
     
    Education:
     
    Public Schools-42
    High Schools-7
    Career Center-1
    Private Schools-3
    Robeson Community College
    The University of North Carolina at Pembroke
     

     

    Manufacturers:
     
    97