Harrells, NC Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Harrells, North Carolina - Basic Facts

The Town of Harrells had a population of 199 as of July 1, 2016. Harrells ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in North Carolina. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Harrells is located at latitude 34.7279 and longitude -78.2015 in Sampson County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Harrells (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.15 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Sampson County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 85 feet.

While the primary coordinates for Town of Harrells are located in Sampson County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Duplin County.

The Town of Harrells (GNIS ID: 2406647) 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.

The Town of Harrells is located within Township of Franklin, a minor civil division (MCD) of Sampson County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Harrells 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 Harrells: Harrell Store, Harrells Store, Harrells Town.

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Harrells, NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 199
Population in Households 199
Population in Familes 162
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 63
Diversity Index2 76


Total Households 80
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 52
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 96 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 60 (62.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 20 (20.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 16 (16.7%)
Median Home Value $76,087
Average Home Value $86,638


Median Household Income $25,676
Average Household Income $34,490
Per Capita Income $13,644
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.24% -0.1%
Households -0.39% -0.25%
Families 0.96% -0.39%
Median Household Income   2.31%
Per Capita Income   1.62%
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.

Harrells, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Harrells 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 689 7th
Population Density1 # 723 2nd
Diversity Index2 # 29 96th
Median Household Income # 697 6th
Per Capita Income # 716 3rd

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