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  1. Public Schools
    A-
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    A
  4. Nightlife
    B-
  5. Good for Families
    B+
  6. Diversity
    B
  7. Jobs
    B-
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    A
  10. Health & Fitness
    B-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B-
  12. Commute
    B
Plain View is a town in North Carolina with a population of 1,657. Plain View is in Sampson County. Living in Plain View offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. Many families live in Plain View and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Plain View are highly rated.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$154,500
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$604
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban Rural Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    23%
  • Own
    77%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    5%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    7%
  • 35-44 years
    15%
  • 45-54 years
    18%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    23%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    3%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    16%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    42%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    10%
    13%

Working in Plain View

Jobs
B-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$59,342
National
$55,322
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Plain View Reviews

7 reviews
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We are a small town and only have a Walmart, Belk and a couple of small gift stores. We drive to Raleigh when we are shopping.
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There have been several businesses come to our area that is producing jobs for our community.
HOUSE STABILITY IS NOT THE BEST.