The table below compares Burke County to the other 100 counties and county equivalents 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.
|Total Population||# 32||69th|
|Population Density1||# 30||71st|
|Diversity Index2||# 72||29th|
|Median Household Income||# 57||44th|
|Per Capita Income||# 67||34th|
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|Population in Households||88,152|
|Population in Familes||72,196|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3,268|
|Average Household Size||2.44|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||41,663 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||25,482 (61.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||10,696 (25.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||5,485 (13.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$126,740|
|Average Home Value||$153,444|
|Median Household Income||$38,330|
|Average Household Income||$49,834|
|Per Capita Income||$19,829|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.05%|
|Per Capita Income||2.11%|
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