Maxton

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  1. Maxton Legal Resources
  2. Maxton Statistics
  3. Maxton Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. Maxton Employment Information
  5. Maxton Family Information
  6. Maxton Education Information
  7. Maxton Public Benefits Information
  8. Maxton Criminal Information
  9. Maxton Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  10. Maxton Zip Codes


Maxton Legal Resources

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Maxton Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 6,334
  • Land Area (2000): 113.273 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.934 square kilometers
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Houses (2000): 2,454

Maxton Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 2,781 43.31%
 Rural, Farm 162 2.52%
 Rural, Non-farm 3,478 54.17%

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Maxton Employment Information

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Maxton Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 173 15.64%
2. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 138 12.48%
3. Food Manufacturing 65 5.88%
4. Educational Services 62 5.61%
5. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 51 4.61%
6. Truck Transportation 50 4.52%
7. Wood Manufacturing 48 4.34%
8. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 46 4.16%
9. Accommodation and Food Services 34 3.07%
10. Metal Manufactuing 34 3.07%
11. Public Administration 30 2.71%
12. Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies 25 2.26%
13. Food and Beverage Stores 25 2.26%
14. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 24 2.17%
15. Health Care 23 2.08%
16. Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 23 2.08%
17. Furniture and Related Manufacturing 21 1.90%
18. Pharmacies and Drug Stores 19 1.72%
19. Repair and Maintenance 18 1.63%
20. Paper Manufacturing 17 1.54%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Health Care 251 20.51%
2. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 151 12.34%
3. Educational Services 139 11.36%
4. Food Manufacturing 94 7.68%
5. Public Administration 75 6.13%
6. Accommodation and Food Services 64 5.23%
7. Food and Beverage Stores 53 4.33%
8. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 52 4.25%
9. Social Assistance 50 4.08%
10. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 47 3.84%
11. Department and Other General Stores 36 2.94%
12. Pharmacies and Drug Stores 22 1.80%
13. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 22 1.80%
14. Finance and Insurance 21 1.72%
15. Apparel Manufacturing 14 1.14%
16. Personal and Laundry Services 14 1.14%
17. Electrical Equipment / Appliances / Components Manufacturing 13 1.06%
18. Wood Manufacturing 10 0.82%
19. Machinery Manufacturing 9 0.74%
20. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 8 0.65%

Maxton Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Other Production Occupations 123 11.12%
2. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 86 7.78%
3. Other Construction Trades 86 7.78%
4. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 72 6.51%
5. Other Installation / Maintenance 53 4.79%
6. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 51 4.61%
7. Other Sales and Related Occupations 48 4.34%
8. Carpenters 43 3.89%
9. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 39 3.53%
10. Other Material Moving Workers 37 3.35%
11. Agricultural Workers 36 3.25%
12. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 30 2.71%
13. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 25 2.26%
14. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 25 2.26%
15. Operations Managers Non Finance 24 2.17%
16. Teachers, Secondary School 23 2.08%
17. Vehicle Mechanics 20 1.81%
18. Farmers and Farm Managers 19 1.72%
19. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 18 1.63%
20. Pipelayers / Plumbers / Etc. 17 1.54%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Other Production Occupations 114 9.31%
2. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 108 8.82%
3. Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health 83 6.78%
4. Cashiers 70 5.72%
5. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 63 5.15%
6. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 54 4.41%
7. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 54 4.41%
8. Assemblers and Fabricators 52 4.25%
9. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 51 4.17%
10. Other Office and Admin Support 42 3.43%
11. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 37 3.02%
12. Secretaries and Admins 37 3.02%
13. Financial Clerks, Non-bookkeeping 35 2.86%
14. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 32 2.61%
15. Registered Nurses 32 2.61%
16. Other Management Occupations 28 2.29%
17. Other Healthcare Support 27 2.21%
18. Health Technologists and Technicians 26 2.12%
19. Counselors / Social Workers / Etc. 22 1.80%
20. Child Care Workers 20 1.63%

Maxton Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 2,524 54.49%
15-35 hours 222 4.79%
1-14 hours 89 1.92%
No regular hours 1,797 38.80%

Maxton Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 130 5.76%
5 AM-5:29 AM 86 3.81%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 118 5.23%
6 AM-6:29 AM 265 11.75%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 378 16.76%
7 AM-7:29 AM 231 10.24%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 316 14.01%
8 AM-8:29 AM 105 4.66%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 95 4.21%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 19 0.84%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 21 0.93%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 39 1.73%
Noon-3:59 PM 242 10.73%
4 PM-11:59 PM 210 9.31%

Maxton Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 78 3.46%
5-9 281 12.46%
10-14 368 16.32%
15-19 488 21.64%
20-24 344 15.25%
25-29 113 5.01%
30-34 268 11.88%
35-39 40 1.77%
40-44 22 0.98%
45-59 62 2.75%
60-89 87 3.86%
At least 90 104 4.61%

Maxton Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 0 0.00% 1,672 74.15%
30-44 0 0.00% 330 14.63%
45-59 0 0.00% 62 2.75%
At least 60 7 0.31% 184 8.16%

Maxton Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 0 0.00%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 492 21.40%
 Car / truck / van, solo 1,687 73.38%
 Motorcycle 0 0.00%
 Other 41 1.78%
 Public transportation 7 0.30%
 Walked 28 1.22%
 Worked at home 44 1.91%

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Maxton Family Information

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Households (2000): 2,273 (6,393 people)
Families (2000): 1,747 (5,670 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 384
People at same address in 1995: 4,105

Maxton Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 488 21.47%
$10,000-$14,999 223 9.81%
$15,000-$19,999 259 11.39%
$20,000-$24,999 231 10.16%
$25,000-$29,999 112 4.93%
$30,000-$34,999 182 8.01%
$35,000-$39,999 139 6.12%
$40,000-$44,999 107 4.71%
$45,000-$49,999 87 3.83%
$50,000-$59,999 156 6.86%
$60,000-$74,999 98 4.31%
$75,000-$99,999 98 4.31%
$100,000-$124,999 25 1.10%
$125,000-$149,999 44 1.94%
$150,000-$199,999 4 0.18%
$200,000 or more 20 0.88%

Maxton Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 514 22.71%
 Family, 2 people 577 25.50%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 55 2.43%
 Family, 3 people 447 19.75%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 3 0.13%
 Family, 4 people 354 15.64%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 6 0.27%
 Family, 5 people 188 8.31%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 1 0.04%
 Family, 6 people 73 3.23%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 1 0.04%
 Family, 7 or more people 44 1.94%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 0 0.00%

Maxton Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 1,720 31.27%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 285 5.18%
Public Assistance 116 2.11%
Retirement 305 5.55%
Self Employment 146 2.65%
Social Security 595 10.82%
Supplemental Security 258 4.69%
Wage / Salary 1,677 30.49%
Other 398 7.24%

Maxton Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 588 58.39%
 With children under 18 419 41.61%

Maxton Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 87 4.10%
 Married 1,183 55.75%
 Never Married 756 35.63%
 Widowed 96 4.52%

Maxton Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 222 8.46%
 Married 1,234 47.03%
 Never Married 823 31.36%
 Widowed 345 13.15%

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Maxton Education Information

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Maxton Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 673 15.25%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 1,030 23.35%
 High school diploma or equivalent 1,601 36.29%
 Some college, no degree 678 15.37%
 Associate degree 110 2.49%
 Bachelors degree 239 5.42%
 Graduate or professional degree 81 1.84%

Maxton Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 126 1.99% 0 0.00% 126 1.99%
Kindergarten 162 2.56% 0 0.00% 162 2.56%
Grades 1-4 495 7.81% 0 0.00% 495 7.81%
Grades 5-8 450 7.10% 0 0.00% 450 7.10%
Grades 9-12 438 6.92% 0 0.00% 438 6.92%
Undergrad college 203 3.20% 22 0.35% 225 3.55%
Graduate or professional school 0 0.00% 4 0.06% 4 0.06%
Total 1,874 29.59% 26 0.41% 1,900 30.00%

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Maxton Public Benefits Information

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Maxton Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 4,811 75.34%
 Below Poverty Level 1,575 24.66%

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Maxton Criminal Information

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Maxton Crimes Per 1,000 People By Type And Year



Year  Aggravated Assault  Forcible Rape  Murder / Manslaughter  Robbery Total Violent Crimes  Arson  Burglary  Larceny / Theft  Motor Vehicle Theft Total Property Crimes
2001 13.107 0.386 0.000 3.470 16.962 1.157 37.779 46.261 3.470 88.666
2002 Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available
2003 4.702 0.000 0.784 3.918 9.404 0.784 38.009 38.009 2.743 78.762

Maxton Law Enforcement Employeess

Year  Officers  Civilian
2004 5 9
2005 5 10
2006 5 10
2007 4 8

Maxton Crime Index

Year  Index
2001 274

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Maxton Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Maxton Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 1,120 17.68%
10-19 Years 1,099 17.35%
20-29 Years 891 14.07%
30-39 Years 858 13.55%
40-49 Years 903 14.26%
50-59 Years 652 10.29%
60-69 Years 400 6.32%
70-79 Years 301 4.75%
80-89 Years 95 1.50%
90+ Years 15 0.24%

Maxton Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 2,947 46.53%
 Female 3,387 53.47%

Maxton Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 African-American 2,910 45.94%
 Amerindian 2,247 35.48%
 Caucasian 954 15.06%
 Multiracial 114 1.80%
 Hispanic/Latino 72 1.14%
 Asian 21 0.33%
 Other Race 16 0.25%
 Pacific Islander 0 0.00%

Maxton Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. United States Or American 300 31.68%
2. English 199 21.01%
3. Scotch Irish 122 12.88%
4. Irish 118 12.46%
5. German 64 6.76%
6. Scottish 36 3.80%
7. Swedish 24 2.53%
8. French Non-Basque 14 1.48%
9. Sierra Leonean 13 1.37%
10. Welsh 11 1.16%

Maxton Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 5,674 95.27%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 125 2.10%
3. French 98 1.65%
4. Hindi 17 0.29%
5. Tagalog 11 0.18%
6. African 8 0.13%
7. Greek 6 0.10%
8. French Creole 4 0.07%
9. German 4 0.07%
10. Vietnamese 4 0.07%

Maxton Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 6,336 98.68%
 Naturalized immigrant 42 0.65%
 Not a citizen 43 0.67%

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Maxton Zip Codes

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Alphabetical | By Population

28364