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Davidson County, North Carolina; Rockingham County, North Carolina; Craven County, North Carolina; Northampton County, North Carolina; Halifax County, North Carolina

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Davidson County, North Carolina
Rockingham County, North Carolina
Craven County, North Carolina
Northampton County, North Carolina
Halifax County, North Carolina
Persons 65 years and over, percent
18.5%
20.9%
19.7%
27.0%
21.4%
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 167,609 91,010 102,139 19,483 50,010
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 162,822 93,645 103,498 22,106 54,624
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 2.9% -2.8% -1.3% -11.9% -8.4%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 162,878 93,643 103,505 22,099 54,691
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.5%
5.1%
6.2%
4.7%
5.5%
Persons under 18 years, percent
21.7%
20.1%
21.3%
17.2%
21.2%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
18.5%
20.9%
19.7%
27.0%
21.4%
Female persons, percent
51.1%
51.7%
49.5%
51.0%
51.8%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
85.6%
77.5%
71.8%
40.4%
39.9%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
10.1%
19.0%
21.4%
57.2%
53.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.8%
0.6%
0.7%
0.7%
4.1%
Asian alone, percent(a)
1.6%
0.7%
2.9%
0.3%
0.9%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
0.1%
0.2%
Z
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
1.8%
2.1%
3.0%
1.4%
1.3%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
7.4%
6.3%
7.6%
2.6%
3.1%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
79.4%
72.1%
65.6%
38.8%
38.0%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 9,917 5,793 11,618 1,345 2,836
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 5.0% 3.7% 4.5% 1.6% 2.0%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 76,055 44,422 47,674 11,676 26,035
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 70.1% 69.1% 62.5% 69.0% 62.7%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $137,000 $111,400 $158,300 $83,100 $86,100
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $1,091 $1,022 $1,295 $1,064 $1,066
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $346 $334 $433 $418 $416
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $694 $658 $878 $701 $698
Building permits, 2019 688 165 466 20 51
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 65,471 37,201 40,871 8,628 21,116
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.49 2.41 2.40 2.24 2.38
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 86.3% 89.3% 80.4% 88.8% 89.9%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 8.0% 6.0% 8.3% 2.6% 3.4%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 84.7% 79.0% 89.6% 71.5% 75.6%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 75.9% 68.4% 80.6% 51.2% 56.9%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 83.4% 82.6% 88.2% 79.5% 77.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 18.5% 15.0% 25.7% 12.8% 14.4%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 11.4% 12.2% 12.2% 14.9% 13.9%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
14.2%
13.3%
11.7%
12.5%
13.3%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 60.4% 56.2% 53.2% 46.0% 50.8%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 54.5% 51.4% 51.8% 43.6% 49.0%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 163,225 91,128 D 4,602 86,565
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,634,947 287,512 715,386 26,442 223,011
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 2,470,186 4,268,306 1,261,429 246,437 486,339
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,032,156 397,593 D D D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,301,842 866,255 1,213,554 131,215 607,036
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $7,974 $9,343 $11,583 $6,124 $11,240
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 24.8 25.9 20.8 26.1 24.6
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $47,271 $42,490 $50,870 $35,499 $34,251
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $25,109 $23,604 $28,007 $20,538 $21,016
Persons in poverty, percent
15.0%
17.9%
14.9%
21.4%
22.0%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 2,796 1,628 2,140 244 940
Total employment, 2018 37,946 22,228 28,367 4,370 13,257
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 1,468,157 728,643 1,134,204 159,402 490,826
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 0.8% -1.4% 0.3% 3.5% 2.7%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 11,596 4,980 6,270 915 2,582
All firms, 2012 13,423 6,193 6,409 1,090 3,268
Men-owned firms, 2012 8,170 3,278 2,912 628 1,719
Women-owned firms, 2012 4,134 2,139 2,680 412 1,168
Minority-owned firms, 2012 1,515 1,011 1,153 479 1,523
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 11,573 4,982 4,952 582 1,585
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 1,425 521 779 237 377
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 11,474 5,330 5,173 815 2,658
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 294.7 165.6 146.0 41.2 75.5
Land area in square miles, 2010 552.68 565.55 708.96 536.59 724.09
FIPS Code 37057 37157 37049 37131 37083
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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