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Anson County, North Carolina; Transylvania County, North Carolina; Harnett County, North Carolina; Pender County, North Carolina

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Anson County, North Carolina
Transylvania County, North Carolina
Harnett County, North Carolina
Pender County, North Carolina
Persons 65 years and over, percent
19.3%
31.4%
12.8%
18.6%
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 24,446 34,385 135,976 63,060
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 26,929 33,089 114,691 52,196
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) -9.2% 3.9% 18.6% 20.8%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 26,948 33,090 114,678 52,217
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.3%
4.0%
7.3%
5.7%
Persons under 18 years, percent
19.8%
15.4%
25.7%
22.2%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
19.3%
31.4%
12.8%
18.6%
Female persons, percent
48.7%
51.8%
50.5%
50.2%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
47.4%
93.4%
71.3%
81.5%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
48.5%
3.5%
21.9%
14.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.9%
0.5%
1.7%
0.9%
Asian alone, percent(a)
1.5%
0.7%
1.3%
0.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
0.1%
0.2%
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
1.7%
1.9%
3.5%
2.1%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
4.1%
3.4%
13.4%
7.5%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
44.3%
90.4%
60.7%
75.4%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 1,465 3,379 13,119 4,793
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 2.9% 2.9% 6.2% 3.8%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 11,668 19,818 53,035 30,003
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 66.1% 76.0% 65.4% 81.2%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $91,200 $221,900 $154,000 $198,700
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $1,053 $1,224 $1,259 $1,443
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $375 $364 $397 $434
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $754 $756 $893 $919
Building permits, 2019 47 118 639 569
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 9,521 14,567 45,416 21,740
Persons per household, 2015-2019 2.42 2.23 2.84 2.72
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 89.4% 85.5% 84.4% 86.5%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 5.3% 4.5% 10.8% 7.2%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 81.7% 89.7% 91.4% 90.1%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 74.6% 80.8% 78.9% 79.2%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 80.7% 89.0% 87.5% 87.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 11.3% 32.6% 21.9% 27.9%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 12.8% 9.5% 9.8% 12.3%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
13.4%
16.6%
14.0%
12.8%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 54.7% 51.7% 56.0% 58.4%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 54.8% 47.5% 53.5% 55.8%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 16,822 68,533 99,085 50,456
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 50,729 148,670 302,420 97,306
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 393,255 61,066 358,362 191,360
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 109,357 D D 179,439
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 181,255 311,288 869,419 386,690
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $6,878 $9,476 $7,119 $7,135
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 26.7 23.6 30.4 30.4
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $40,213 $50,212 $53,554 $57,240
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $21,635 $29,549 $23,767 $29,266
Persons in poverty, percent
21.4%
13.1%
15.6%
11.5%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 396 858 1,716 1,132
Total employment, 2018 5,250 7,925 21,913 9,156
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 157,793 255,355 709,003 287,319
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 1.5% 1.6% -0.5% 1.8%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 1,292 3,254 7,511 4,672
All firms, 2012 1,531 3,488 7,675 4,448
Men-owned firms, 2012 726 1,908 4,231 2,442
Women-owned firms, 2012 598 1,153 2,480 1,580
Minority-owned firms, 2012 598 215 1,783 676
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 875 3,172 5,632 3,644
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 159 257 1,103 360
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 1,288 3,018 6,086 3,900
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 50.7 87.4 192.7 60.0
Land area in square miles, 2010 531.45 378.53 594.99 869.80
FIPS Code 37007 37175 37085 37141
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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