Bath, NC Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Bath, North Carolina - Basic Facts

The Town of Bath had a population of 248 as of July 1, 2015. Bath ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in North Carolina. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Bath is located at latitude 35.4713 and longitude -76.811 in Beaufort County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Bath (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.36 sq. miles and a water area of 0.56 sq. miles. Beaufort County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 13 feet.

The Town of Bath (GNIS ID: 2405214) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Bath population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Bath: Historic Bath Tour.

Town of Bath, NC Boundary Map

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Bath, NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)

POPULATION

Total Population 248
Population in Households 248
Population in Familes 207
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 692
Diversity Index2 21
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 126
Average Household Size 1.97
Family Households 89
Average Family Size 2

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 179 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 107 (59.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 19 (10.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 53 (29.6%)
Median Home Value $159,615
Average Home Value $230,841
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $51,656
Average Household Income $66,579
Per Capita Income $30,294
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.08% 0.08%
Households 0.15% 0.16%
Families 2.54% 0.0%
Median Household Income   2.16%
Per Capita Income   2.78%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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Bath, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bath to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 669 10th
Population Density1 # 361 51st
Diversity Index2 # 619 16th
Median Household Income # 168 77th
Per Capita Income # 110 85th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.