The Town of Edenton had a population of 5,027 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Edenton is located at latitude 36.0586 and longitude -76.599 in Chowan County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Edenton (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.37 sq. miles and a water area of 0.2 sq. miles. Chowan County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 10 feet.
The Town of Edenton (GNIS ID: 2406422) 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 Edenton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Edenton: Town on Matecomack Creek, Town on Queen Annes Creek.
|Population in Households||4,767|
|Population in Familes||3,700|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||260|
|Average Household Size||2.27|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,611 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||989 (37.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,114 (42.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||508 (19.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$158,416|
|Average Home Value||$189,722|
|Median Household Income||$26,963|
|Average Household Income||$41,590|
|Per Capita Income||$18,361|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.61%|
|Per Capita Income||1.72%|
The table below compares Edenton to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 153||79th|
|Population Density1||# 249||66th|
|Diversity Index2||# 220||70th|
|Median Household Income||# 677||9th|
|Per Capita Income||# 567||23rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.