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Delco, North Carolina - Basic Facts

Delco is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Delco Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Columbus County at latitude 34.3157 and longitude -78.2247. Columbus County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 46 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Delco Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.52 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Delco: Brinkly, Pershing.

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Delco, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Delco 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 # 625 16th
Population Density1 # 629 15th
Diversity Index2 # 106 86th
Median Household Income # 335 55th
Per Capita Income # 420 43rd

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

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

POPULATION

Total Population 338
Population in Households 338
Population in Familes 285
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 223
Diversity Index2 65
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 140
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 99
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 157 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 111 (70.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 29 (18.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 17 (10.8%)
Median Home Value $106,250
Average Home Value $115,541
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $40,292
Average Household Income $50,897
Per Capita Income $19,680
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.68% -0.6%
Households -0.5% -0.43%
Families -0.24% -0.61%
Median Household Income   2.16%
Per Capita Income   1.05%
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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