Roxobel, NC Community Profile: Data

Roxobel Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Roxobel Content

Roxobel, North Carolina - Basic Facts

Roxobel is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Town of Roxobel.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Bertie County at latitude 36.2029 and longitude -77.2452. Bertie County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 92 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Roxobel (see map) encompass a land area of 1.04 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Roxobel: Brittons Store, Cottens Cross Roads, Cottons Crossroads, Granberrys Crossroads.

Camera Icon Photos of the local Roxobel, NC area

Also See: Roxobel, NC ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps

Roxobel, NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 236
Population in Households 235
Population in Familes 190
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 226
Diversity Index2 41


Total Households 110
Average Household Size 2.14
Family Households 71
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 130 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 80 (61.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 30 (23.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 20 (15.4%)
Median Home Value $74,359
Average Home Value $82,813


Median Household Income $27,206
Average Household Income $36,881
Per Capita Income $15,151
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.39% -0.51%
Households -0.21% -0.18%
Families 2.47% -0.57%
Median Household Income   2.47%
Per Capita Income   1.67%
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.


Roxobel, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Roxobel to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 673 9th
Population Density1 # 626 15th
Diversity Index2 # 429 42nd
Median Household Income # 670 9th
Per Capita Income # 671 9th

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