Mocksville, situated in Davie County, is a town made up of 7.55 square miles.
August 14, 2017
Mocksville was incorporated in 1839.
The median resident age in Mocksville is 40 years. The median estimated household income is about $38,000 making it about $10,000 less than the North Carolina average. The estimated per capita is about $21,000. The average price for a home in Mocksville is about $147,000 (2015) which is $1,000 less than the North Carolina Average. Expect to pay about $600 a month for rent.
The racial makeup of Mocksville is 70% White, 14% Black, 3% Two or more races, and 13% other. 76% of the population are high school graduates, with 19% holding a Bachelor's Degree or higher. 42% are married, 15% are divorced, 3% are separated, 9% are widowed, leaving 31% that have never been married.
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Mocksville belongs to Davie County in the central part of North Carolina. The County, named after William R. Davie, is part of the Winston-Salem, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area. Davie County has a population of 41,240 and its largest city Mocksville, with a population of 5,000, is the county seat.
Davie County was formed from parts of Rowan County in 1836. During the American Civil War, 1,147 soldiers from Davie County fought for the Confederacy.
Davie County borders Iredell, Rowan, Davidson, Forsyth, and Yadkin Counties.
Davie County is made up of 267 square miles. 264 of which is land with the remaining 3 as water.
The population of Mocksville, NC is about 5,000. The population has been steadily increasing since its founding.
The elevation of Mocksville, NC is 899 feet above sea level.
The zip code for Mocksville, NC is 27028.
The area code for Mocksville, NC is 336.
Historically speaking Mocksville and Davie County have voted mostly Republican, with 71% going to Mitt Romney during the 2012 Presidential Election. This represents the trend for the previous four or five elections.
As of 2010, 49% of the population are religiously unafiliated (Nones). About 46% are Protestants with Catholics making up around 5%.
The unemployment rate for Mocksville is about 5% (2015), making it higher than the state average of around 5%.
Retail, manufacturing, and construction make nearly 50% of the most common industries in the town.
The Davie County Enterprise is the primary newspaper that covers the Davie County area.