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

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