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Demographic Data Report for North Carolina by County
Poverty: Persons below 150% of poverty
All Ages, All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes
2015-2019 American Community Survey 5-Year Data
Sorted by Name
County
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Value (Percent)
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People (<150% Of Poverty)
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Rank within US
(of 3146 counties)
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North Carolina 24.5 2,447,468 38 of 52
United States 22.0 69,762,719 N/A
Alamance County 27.4 43,538 2,001
Alexander County 23.6 8,449 1,451
Alleghany County 37.8 4,123 2,899
Anson County 32.6 7,535 2,579
Ashe County 24.9 6,597 1,633
Avery County 29.9 4,197 2,285
Beaufort County 31.2 14,560 2,433
Bertie County 34.3 6,195 2,694
Bladen County 36.1 11,876 2,818
Brunswick County 19.0 24,874 784
Buncombe County 23.0 57,584 1,351
Burke County 29.4 25,662 2,241
Cabarrus County 18.0 36,924 631
Caldwell County 27.7 22,335 2,047
Camden County 18.4 1,942 688
Carteret County 19.3 13,067 817
Caswell County 26.0 5,648 1,801
Catawba County 23.5 36,376 1,431
Chatham County 19.0 13,401 779
Cherokee County 29.0 8,004 2,197
Chowan County 28.0 3,863 2,083
Clay County 24.8 2,709 1,626
Cleveland County 32.0 30,495 2,508
Columbus County 37.0 19,628 2,861
Craven County 24.9 24,173 1,636
Cumberland County 29.8 94,390 2,280
Currituck County 16.8 4,399 476
Dare County 17.2 6,199 530
Davidson County 27.2 44,374 1,977
Davie County 20.0 8,379 905
Duplin County 37.5 21,903 2,885
Durham County 23.5 70,188 1,446
Edgecombe County 37.9 19,655 2,900
Forsyth County 26.7 97,241 1,890
Franklin County 24.0 15,547 1,505
Gaston County 25.6 55,355 1,738
Gates County 22.1 2,539 1,222
Graham County 29.5 2,470 2,251
Granville County 23.7 13,328 1,466
Greene County 33.6 6,246 2,653
Guilford County 25.7 130,766 1,747
Halifax County 39.9 19,872 2,968
Harnett County 27.0 34,705 1,945
Haywood County 22.1 13,302 1,209
Henderson County 19.1 21,680 793
Hertford County 34.9 7,612 2,735
Hoke County 29.2 15,229 2,223
Hyde County 34.0 1,572 2,675
Iredell County 19.1 33,263 797
Jackson County 29.3 11,450 2,234
Johnston County 22.1 43,086 1,218
Jones County 38.3 3,648 2,919
Lee County 29.2 17,335 2,215
Lenoir County 36.0 19,940 2,811
Lincoln County 20.0 16,403 908
Macon County 25.6 8,829 1,732
Madison County 25.7 5,251 1,757
Martin County 33.6 7,588 2,654
McDowell County 27.8 12,274 2,063
Mecklenburg County 20.0 211,856 913
Mitchell County 25.6 3,727 1,733
Montgomery County 27.5 7,171 2,008
Moore County 20.1 19,268 926
Nash County 26.4 24,273 1,856
New Hanover County 25.0 55,323 1,658
Northampton County 34.7 6,613 2,718
Onslow County 25.1 43,878 1,676
Orange County 20.0 26,670 912
Pamlico County 27.5 3,292 2,011
Pasquotank County 26.7 9,850 1,888
Pender County 22.8 13,455 1,320
Perquimans County 25.6 3,401 1,739
Person County 25.7 9,964 1,752
Pitt County 31.7 54,272 2,487
Polk County 20.7 4,194 1,016
Randolph County 27.9 39,400 2,072
Richmond County 39.4 17,114 2,957
Robeson County 42.5 54,845 3,032
Rockingham County 28.9 25,875 2,181
Rowan County 27.3 37,187 1,996
Rutherford County 31.5 20,561 2,471
Sampson County 32.8 20,516 2,596
Scotland County 39.3 12,821 2,955
Stanly County 23.5 14,018 1,442
Stokes County 23.3 10,532 1,395
Surry County 30.7 21,807 2,380
Swain County 33.3 4,687 2,632
Transylvania County 25.2 8,225 1,680
Tyrrell County 35.1 1,169 2,759
Union County 15.2 34,713 326
Vance County 37.2 16,291 2,867
Wake County 15.5 162,077 340
Warren County 35.1 6,655 2,757
Washington County 33.5 3,926 2,644
Watauga County 35.5 17,371 2,780
Wayne County 32.3 38,861 2,536
Wilkes County 29.6 19,938 2,259
Wilson County 33.1 26,449 2,618
Yadkin County 28.0 10,428 2,087
Yancey County 28.5 5,022 2,145
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 05/24/2022 3:22 pm.
Source: Demographic data provided by the Census Bureau and the American Community Survey.
For more information about Poverty: Persons below 150% of poverty, see the dictionary.
Health Service Areas are a single county or cluster of contiguous counties which are relatively self-contained with respect to hospital care. For more detailed information, please see Health Service Area information page. Puerto Rico is being treated as a Health Service Area for this data presentation.
Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.

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