Badin is a town in Stanly County, North Carolina. It is part of the Albemarle Metro Area. It has a total area of 1.6 square miles, all of which is land.
Manufacturing and constuction are the major activities here. The town's major employer was ALCOA, before it shut down in 2007. Badin Elementary is the local public school. The closest hospital is Stanly Regional Medical Center, located about 10 miles away in Albemarle. The cost of living here is 11.30% lower than the country average.
The town gets 47 inches of rain annually. The number of days with measurable precipitation annually is 101. Snowfall is about 4 inches per year.
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