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Potters Hill, North Carolina - Basic Facts

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

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Duplin County at latitude 34.9688 and longitude -77.7103. Duplin County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 92 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Potters Hill Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 5.35 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 480
Population in Households 480
Population in Familes 408
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 90
Diversity Index2 25


Total Households 207
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 148
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 236 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 164 (69.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 43 (18.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 29 (12.3%)
Median Home Value $136,842
Average Home Value $168,598


Median Household Income $35,928
Average Household Income $48,132
Per Capita Income $19,769
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.05% 0.17%
Households 0.11% 0.19%
Families 1.15% 0.13%
Median Household Income   1.95%
Per Capita Income   1.59%
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.


Potters Hill, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Potters Hill 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 # 567 23rd
Population Density1 # 706 5th
Diversity Index2 # 578 22nd
Median Household Income # 468 37th
Per Capita Income # 415 44th

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