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Wallace is a town in Duplin County. (The community straddles Duplin and Pender counties; ePodunk links to the county with the greater share of population.)
The community was named for Stephen Wallace, railroad executive
The latitude of Wallace is 34.735N. The longitude is -77.995W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 52 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 3,483.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Wallace demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Duplin County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 28478 ZIP code.
4% of Wallace residents report German ancestry, and 5% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Wallace ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Wallace was $14,380, compared with $21,587 nationally.
10% of Wallace residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Wallace, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $320. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $789.
Duplin County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Wallace political report.
The average commute time for Wallace workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
Hotels in Wallace include Holiday Inn Express Wallace.
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