The City of Lenoir had a population of 17,708 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Lenoir is located at latitude 35.9057 and longitude -81.527 in Caldwell County. The formal boundaries for the City of Lenoir (see map below) encompass a land area of 19.64 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Caldwell County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,171 feet.
The City of Lenoir (GNIS ID: 2404911) 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 Lenoir 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 Lenoir: Tuckers Barn.
|Population in Households||17,200|
|Population in Familes||13,474|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||508|
|Average Household Size||2.32|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||8,571 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,394 (51.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,024 (35.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,153 (13.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$127,504|
|Average Home Value||$158,280|
|Median Household Income||$27,894|
|Average Household Income||$40,611|
|Per Capita Income||$17,189|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.03%|
|Per Capita Income||2.46%|
The table below compares Lenoir 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.
|Total Population||# 52||93rd|
|Population Density1||# 265||64th|
|Diversity Index2||# 356||52nd|
|Median Household Income||# 673||9th|
|Per Capita Income||# 599||19th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.