Lumberton Metro Area

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  4. Lumberton Metro Area Employment Information
  5. Lumberton Metro Area Family Information
  6. Lumberton Metro Area Education Information
  7. Lumberton Metro Area Business Information
  8. Lumberton Metro Area Public Benefits Information
  9. Lumberton Metro Area Criminal Information
  10. Lumberton Metro Area Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  11. Lumberton Metro Area Counties
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Lumberton Metro Area Legal Resources

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Lumberton Metro Area Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 123,339
  • Land Area (2000): 2,457.481 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 5.669 square kilometers
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Houses (2000): 47,779

Lumberton Metro Area Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 85,080 34.15%
 Rural, Farm 7,359 2.95%
 Rural, Non-farm 156,692 62.90%

Lumberton Metro Area Real Estate Lawyers provide services for home buying/selling, commercial real estate, leases, landlord tenant, construction, land use and zoning laws. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Lumberton Metro Area Employment Information

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Lumberton Metro Area Labor Force By Month


Year Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
1990 49,526 45,718 3,809 7.69% 77
1991 51,328 46,582 4,746 9.25% 93
1992 53,840 48,106 5,733 10.65% 106
1993 54,680 50,084 4,596 8.40% 84
1994 54,415 50,268 4,147 7.62% 76
1995 54,978 50,112 4,866 8.85% 88
1996 55,694 50,380 5,314 9.54% 95
1997 56,752 52,133 4,619 8.14% 81
1998 56,284 51,924 4,360 7.75% 78
1999 55,472 50,895 4,577 8.25% 83
2000 53,606 49,980 3,626 6.76% 68
2001 51,959 46,831 5,128 9.87% 99
2002 52,348 47,273 5,075 9.69% 97
2003 52,311 47,829 4,483 8.57% 86
2004 52,028 48,295 3,733 7.17% 72
2005 52,661 49,068 3,593 6.82% 68
2006 54,059 50,731 3,328 6.16% 62
2007 57,670 54,179 3,492 6.05% 61
2008 59,780 55,317 4,463 7.47% 75
Month Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
Jan 2008 59,232 55,109 4,123 6.96% 70
Feb 2008 58,946 54,741 4,205 7.13% 71
Mar 2008 59,178 55,183 3,995 6.75% 68
Apr 2008 59,598 55,712 3,886 6.52% 65
May 2008 59,929 55,685 4,244 7.08% 71
Jun 2008 60,396 55,800 4,596 7.61% 76
Jul 2008 60,287 55,102 5,185 8.60% 86
Aug 2008 60,192 55,162 5,030 8.36% 84
Sep 2008 60,261 55,355 4,906 8.14% 81
Oct, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Nov, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Dec, 2008 -- -- -- --% --

Lumberton Metro Area Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 10,148 19.84%
2. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 3,094 6.05%
3. Food Manufacturing 2,890 5.65%
4. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 2,610 5.10%
5. Public Administration 2,282 4.46%
6. Educational Services 2,106 4.12%
7. Repair and Maintenance 1,652 3.23%
8. Accommodation and Food Services 1,510 2.95%
9. Truck Transportation 1,478 2.89%
10. Health Care 1,448 2.83%
11. Wood Manufacturing 1,382 2.70%
12. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 1,360 2.66%
13. Apparel Manufacturing 1,306 2.55%
14. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 1,266 2.48%
15. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 1,130 2.21%
16. Metal Manufactuing 1,102 2.15%
17. Utilities 894 1.75%
18. Food and Beverage Stores 878 1.72%
19. Groceries and Related Products, Wholesale 658 1.29%
20. Finance and Insurance 632 1.24%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Health Care 7,934 17.47%
2. Educational Services 5,960 13.12%
3. Accommodation and Food Services 3,180 7.00%
4. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 2,720 5.99%
5. Food Manufacturing 2,292 5.05%
6. Apparel Manufacturing 2,270 5.00%
7. Social Assistance 2,218 4.88%
8. Public Administration 1,856 4.09%
9. Finance and Insurance 1,626 3.58%
10. Food and Beverage Stores 1,590 3.50%
11. Department and Other General Stores 1,150 2.53%
12. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 896 1.97%
13. Construction 758 1.67%
14. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 728 1.60%
15. Personal and Laundry Services 716 1.58%
16. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 626 1.38%
17. Metal Manufactuing 612 1.35%
18. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 478 1.05%
19. Used Merchandise / Gift / Misc. Stores 398 0.88%
20. Pharmacies and Drug Stores 366 0.81%

Lumberton Metro Area Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Other Production Occupations 4,784 9.36%
2. Other Construction Trades 3,738 7.31%
3. Other Installation / Maintenance 3,196 6.25%
4. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 2,852 5.58%
5. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 1,996 3.90%
6. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 1,938 3.79%
7. Vehicle Mechanics 1,812 3.54%
8. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 1,710 3.34%
9. Carpenters 1,684 3.29%
10. Agricultural Workers 1,398 2.73%
11. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 1,308 2.56%
12. Other Sales and Related Occupations 1,296 2.53%
13. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 1,228 2.40%
14. Other Management Occupations 1,220 2.39%
15. Construction Laborers 1,142 2.23%
16. Food Processing Workers 1,062 2.08%
17. Other Material Moving Workers 1,058 2.07%
18. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 1,052 2.06%
19. Electricians 994 1.94%
20. Supervisors / Construction and Extract 976 1.91%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Other Production Occupations 3,590 7.90%
2. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 2,936 6.46%
3. Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health 2,644 5.82%
4. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 2,628 5.79%
5. Cashiers 2,228 4.91%
6. Secretaries and Admins 1,878 4.13%
7. Other Office and Admin Support 1,790 3.94%
8. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 1,400 3.08%
9. Other Sales and Related Occupations 1,368 3.01%
10. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 1,274 2.80%
11. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 1,240 2.73%
12. Other Management Occupations 1,212 2.67%
13. Counselors / Social Workers / Etc. 1,208 2.66%
14. Health Technologists and Technicians 1,166 2.57%
15. Registered Nurses 1,018 2.24%
16. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 1,012 2.23%
17. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 926 2.04%
18. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 898 1.98%
19. Child Care Workers 890 1.96%
20. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 872 1.92%

Lumberton Metro Area Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 99,881 54.01%
15-35 hours 13,815 7.47%
1-14 hours 2,938 1.59%
No regular hours 68,312 36.94%

Lumberton Metro Area Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 5,833 6.21%
5 AM-5:29 AM 4,317 4.59%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 4,793 5.10%
6 AM-6:29 AM 8,756 9.32%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 11,566 12.31%
7 AM-7:29 AM 13,696 14.57%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 14,984 15.95%
8 AM-8:29 AM 7,363 7.84%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 2,511 2.67%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 2,921 3.11%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 1,350 1.44%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 544 0.58%
Noon-3:59 PM 8,395 8.93%
4 PM-11:59 PM 6,941 7.39%

Lumberton Metro Area Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 2,726 2.90%
5-9 9,456 10.06%
10-14 13,669 14.55%
15-19 16,178 17.22%
20-24 15,567 16.57%
25-29 5,145 5.48%
30-34 12,941 13.77%
35-39 2,119 2.25%
40-44 2,329 2.48%
45-59 5,537 5.89%
60-89 3,189 3.39%
At least 90 5,114 5.44%

Lumberton Metro Area Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 106 0.11% 62,635 66.65%
30-44 18 0.02% 17,371 18.49%
45-59 38 0.04% 5,499 5.85%
At least 60 44 0.05% 8,259 8.79%

Lumberton Metro Area Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 118 0.12%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 19,549 20.49%
 Car / truck / van, solo 71,936 75.39%
 Motorcycle 22 0.02%
 Other 1,008 1.06%
 Public transportation 206 0.22%
 Walked 1,131 1.19%
 Worked at home 1,450 1.52%

Lumberton Metro Area Employment Lawyers handle cases involving employment contracts, severance agreements, OSHA, workers compensation, ADA, race, sex, pregnancy, national-orgin, sexual orientation and age discrimination, sexual harassment, hours & wages and overtime issues. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Lumberton Metro Area Family Information

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Households (2000): 87,256 (239,990 people)
Families (2000): 64,468 (207,080 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 19,311
People at same address in 1995: 142,231

Lumberton Metro Area Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 16,521 18.73%
$10,000-$14,999 7,871 8.92%
$15,000-$19,999 7,926 8.99%
$20,000-$24,999 7,439 8.43%
$25,000-$29,999 6,510 7.38%
$30,000-$34,999 6,758 7.66%
$35,000-$39,999 5,025 5.70%
$40,000-$44,999 5,101 5.78%
$45,000-$49,999 4,387 4.97%
$50,000-$59,999 6,536 7.41%
$60,000-$74,999 6,079 6.89%
$75,000-$99,999 4,392 4.98%
$100,000-$124,999 1,860 2.11%
$125,000-$149,999 693 0.79%
$150,000-$199,999 439 0.50%
$200,000 or more 656 0.74%

Lumberton Metro Area Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 9,924 22.72%
 Family, 2 people 11,272 25.81%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 1,354 3.10%
 Family, 3 people 8,577 19.64%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 178 0.41%
 Family, 4 people 6,893 15.78%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 108 0.25%
 Family, 5 people 3,203 7.33%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 44 0.10%
 Family, 6 people 1,265 2.90%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 31 0.07%
 Family, 7 or more people 805 1.84%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 23 0.05%

Lumberton Metro Area Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 67,860 30.96%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 13,854 6.32%
Public Assistance 5,421 2.47%
Retirement 12,679 5.78%
Self Employment 8,195 3.74%
Social Security 23,158 10.56%
Supplemental Security 7,775 3.55%
Wage / Salary 65,939 30.08%
Other 14,339 6.54%

Lumberton Metro Area Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 22,243 52.60%
 With children under 18 20,042 47.40%

Lumberton Metro Area Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 6,343 7.10%
 Married 52,087 58.29%
 Never Married 28,456 31.85%
 Widowed 2,470 2.76%

Lumberton Metro Area Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 9,388 9.45%
 Married 51,004 51.32%
 Never Married 27,091 27.26%
 Widowed 11,896 11.97%

Lumberton Metro Area Family Lawyers help clients with family law issues, such as marriage, divorce, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, annulment, child support, custody, division of property, alimony, palimony, restraining orders, spousal support, uncontested divorce and visitation rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Lumberton Metro Area Education Information

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Lumberton Metro Area Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 22,661 12.80%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 40,575 22.93%
 High school diploma or equivalent 54,560 30.83%
 Some college, no degree 33,163 18.74%
 Associate degree 7,983 4.51%
 Bachelors degree 12,536 7.08%
 Graduate or professional degree 5,496 3.11%

Lumberton Metro Area Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 3,215 2.61% 1,028 0.83% 4,243 3.44%
Kindergarten 3,256 2.64% 216 0.18% 3,472 2.82%
Grades 1-4 16,691 13.53% 498 0.40% 17,189 13.94%
Grades 5-8 15,855 12.85% 696 0.56% 16,551 13.42%
Grades 9-12 15,953 12.93% 805 0.65% 16,758 13.59%
Undergrad college 9,599 7.78% 757 0.61% 10,356 8.40%
Graduate or professional school 903 0.73% 196 0.16% 1,099 0.89%
Total 65,472 53.08% 4,196 3.40% 69,668 56.48%

Lumberton Metro Area Education Lawyers represent colleges, school districts, other educational institutions, and students in the practice of education law. They handle issues related to No Child Left Behind, special education, and disability rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Lumberton Metro Area Business Information

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Lumberton Metro Area Businesses Changes By Year

Year  Business Births  Business Deaths
2003 175 175
2004 161 153

Lumberton Metro Area Business Lawyers provide services for corporations, LLCs, partnerships, contracts, franchising and business litigation. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Lumberton Metro Area Public Benefits Information

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Lumberton Metro Area Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 187,022 77.28%
 Below Poverty Level 54,994 22.72%

Lumberton Metro Area Public Benefits Lawyers assess the range of local, state and federal government benefits to which their clients may be entitled and help them apply for such programs, as well as appeal decisions denying such benefits to their clients. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Lumberton Metro Area Criminal Information

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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 1,355
Lumberton Metro Area Criminal Lawyers represent defendants in municipal, state and federal criminal proceedings. These lawyers commonly handle cases involving DUI/DWI (drunk driving), drug possession, gun crimes, traffic tickets, violent crimes, sex crimes, theft offenses and white collar crimes. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Lumberton Metro Area Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Lumberton Metro Area Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 20,039 16.25%
10-19 Years 19,610 15.90%
20-29 Years 18,552 15.04%
30-39 Years 17,822 14.45%
40-49 Years 17,316 14.04%
50-59 Years 13,121 10.64%
60-69 Years 8,275 6.71%
70-79 Years 5,877 4.76%
80-89 Years 2,377 1.93%
90+ Years 350 0.28%

Lumberton Metro Area Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 59,998 48.64%
 Female 63,341 51.36%

Lumberton Metro Area Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Amerindian 46,459 37.67%
 Caucasian 37,999 30.81%
 African-American 30,827 24.99%
 Hispanic/Latino 5,994 4.86%
 Multiracial 1,427 1.16%
 Asian 385 0.31%
 Other Race 201 0.16%
 Pacific Islander 47 0.04%

Lumberton Metro Area Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. United States Or American 19,098 34.92%
2. English 7,460 13.64%
3. Irish 5,459 9.98%
4. German 5,088 9.30%
5. Scotch Irish 5,010 9.16%
6. Scottish 4,084 7.47%
7. French Non-Basque 1,289 2.36%
8. Italian 1,214 2.22%
9. African 1,060 1.94%
10. European 994 1.82%

Lumberton Metro Area Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 214,167 93.35%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 11,854 5.17%
3. French 714 0.31%
4. German 586 0.26%
5. Vietnamese 310 0.14%
6. Urdu 210 0.09%
7. Other Indo European 196 0.09%
8. Korean 178 0.08%
9. Tagalog 154 0.07%
10. Chinese 136 0.06%

Lumberton Metro Area Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 238,706 95.82%
 Naturalized immigrant 1,561 0.63%
 Not a citizen 8,864 3.56%

Lumberton Metro Area Immigration Lawyers help clients navigate through the federal immigration process. They help workers secure temporary visas (H1-B, fiances obtain K-1 visas, and permanent immigrants apply for Green Cards or citizenship. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.
Lumberton Metro Area Civil Rights Lawyers represent clients who have been illegally discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability and national origin. If you have suffered employment discrimination, sexual harassment, or have been treated differently by a hotel, restaurant, or other public accommodation, a civil rights lawyer can help you determine whether your rights were violated and what types of redress are available. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Lumberton Metro Area Counties

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Alphabetical | By Population

Robeson County    

Lumberton Metro Area Cities

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