Wagram, situated in Scotland County, is a small town made up of 1.5 square miles.
November 13, 2017
The median resident age in Wagram is 44 years. The median estimated household income is about $41,000 making it about $7,000 less than the North Carolina average. The estimated per capita is about $20,000. The average price for a home in Wagram is about $71,000 (2015) which is $89,000 less than the North Carolina Average. Expect to pay about $700 a month for rent.
The racial makeup of Wagram is 49% Black, 40% White, 2% Two or more races, and 9% other. 80% of the population are high school graduates, with 13% holding a Bachelor's Degree or higher. 39% are married, 11% are divorced, 4% are separated, 10% are widowed, leaving 36% that have never been married.
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Wagram belongs to Scotland County in the southern part of North Carolina. The county, named after the country of Scotland, is part of the Laurinburg, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area.
The county was founded in 1812. Scotland County has a population of 36,000 and its largest city Laurinburg, with a population of 16,000, is the county seat.
Scotland County borders Hoke, Marlboro (South Carolina), Robeson, Richmond, and Moore counties.
Scotland County is made up of 320 square miles. 319 of which is land with the remaining 1 as water.
The population of Wagram, NC is about 800. The population has been steadily increasing since the 1990's.
The elevation of Wagram, NC is 233 feet above sea level.
The zip code for Wagram, NC is 28396.
The area code for Wagram, NC is 910.
Historically speaking Wagram and Scotland County have voted mostly Democrat, with 60% going to Mitt Romney during the 2012 Presidential Election. This represents the trend for the previous four or five elections.
As of 2010, 60% of the population are religiously unafiliated (Nones). About 39% are Protestants with Catholics making up around 1%.
The unemployment rate for Wagram is about 10% (2015), making it higher than the state average of around 5%. Manufacturing, retail, and construction make nearly 50% of the most common industries in the town.
The Laurinburg Exchange is the primary newspaper that covers the Scotland County area.