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Hope Mills, North Carolina - Basic Facts

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

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Cumberland County at latitude 34.9704 and longitude -78.9453. Cumberland County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 112 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Hope Mills (see map) encompass a land area of 6.94 sq. miles and a water area of 0.1 sq. miles.

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Hope Mills, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hope Mills 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 # 56 93rd
Population Density1 # 18 98th
Diversity Index2 # 115 84th
Median Household Income # 165 78th
Per Capita Income # 267 64th

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

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

POPULATION

Total Population 15,776
Population in Households 15,749
Population in Familes 13,347
Population in Group Qrtrs 27
Population Density1 2,272
Diversity Index2 64
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 5,906
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 4,253
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 6,439 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,647 (56.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,259 (35.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 533 ( 8.3%)
Median Home Value $174,400
Average Home Value $194,742
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $51,410
Average Household Income $60,033
Per Capita Income $22,883
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.92% 0.96%
Households 1.17% 1.08%
Families 0.91% 0.97%
Median Household Income   1.83%
Per Capita Income   1.65%
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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