North Carolina Stanly County Public Libraries

By | December 31, 2022

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Stanly County, North Carolina. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in North Carolina Stanly County.

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1. Branch Library BADIN BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 62 Pine Street, Badin, NC 28009
Phone Number: (704) 423-3218 Stanly N/A N/A

2. Branch Library LOCUST BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 213 Town Centre Drive, Locust, NC 28097
Phone Number: (704) 888-0103 Stanly N/A N/A

3. Branch Library NORWOOD BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 207 Pee Dee Avenue, Norwood, NC 28128
Phone Number: (704) 474-3625 Stanly N/A N/A

4. Branch Library OAKBORO BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 214 South Main Street, Oakboro, NC 28129
Phone Number: (704) 485-4310 Stanly N/A N/A

5. Library System STANLY COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 133 East Main Street, Albemarle, NC 28001
Phone Number: (704) 986-3766 Stanly 224,037 124,785

6. Central Library STANLY COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 133 E. Main Street, Albemarle, NC 28001
Phone Number: (704) 986-3765 Stanly N/A N/A

Overview of Stanly County, North Carolina

Stanly County is a county located in the state of North Carolina. As of 2000, the population is 58,100. Its county seat is Albemarle.

History

The county was formed in 1841 from the part of Montgomery County west of the Pee Dee River. It was named for John Stanly of New Bern (1774-1834), who served several terms in the North Carolina House of Commons and two terms (1801-1803, 1809-1811) in the United States House of Representatives.

Law and government

Stanly County is a member of the regional Centralina Council of Governments.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,047 km² (404 mi²). 1,023 km² (395 mi²) of it is land and 24 km² (9 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 2.28% water.

Townships

The county is divided into ten townships: Almond, Big Lick, Center, Endy, Furr, Harris, North Albemarle, Ridenhour, South Albemarle, and Tyson.

Adjacent Counties

  • Rowan County, North Carolina- north
  • Montgomery County, North Carolina- east
  • Anson County, North Carolina- south-southeast
  • Union County, North Carolina- south-southwest
  • Cabarrus County, North Carolina- west

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 58,100 people, 22,223 households, and 16,156 families residing in the county. The population density is 57/km² (147/mi²). There are 24,582 housing units at an average density of 24/km² (62/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 84.67% White, 11.46% Black or African American, 0.25% Native American, 1.81% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 1.01% from other races, and 0.79% from two or more races. 2.13% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 22,223 households out of which 32.60% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.30% are married couples living together, 10.50% have a female householder with no husband present, and 27.30% are non-families. 24.30% of all households are made up of individuals and 10.80% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.53 and the average family size is 3.00.

In the county the population is spread out with 25.00% under the age of 18, 8.40% from 18 to 24, 29.00% from 25 to 44, 23.40% from 45 to 64, and 14.20% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 37 years. For every 100 females there are 97.40 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 94.70 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $36,898, and the median income for a family is $43,956. Males have a median income of $31,444 versus $21,585 for females. The per capita income for the county is $17,825. 10.70% of the population and 8.10% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 14.10% of those under the age of 18 and 10.30% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities, towns, and places

According to countryaah, Stanly County, North Carolina has the following cities and towns:

Incorporated

  • Albemarle
  • Badin
  • Locust
  • New London
  • Norwood
  • Oakboro
  • Richfield
  • Stanfield

Unincorporated

  • Aquadale
  • Misenheimer