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Teachey, North Carolina - Basic Facts

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

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Duplin County at latitude 34.7682 and longitude -78.008. Duplin County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 69 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Teachey (see map) encompass a land area of 1.01 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Teachey: Teacheys.

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


Total Population 373
Population in Households 373
Population in Familes 317
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 402
Diversity Index2 78


Total Households 143
Average Household Size 2.61
Family Households 106
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 188 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 104 (55.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 39 (20.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 45 (23.9%)
Median Home Value $143,478
Average Home Value $168,510


Median Household Income $35,177
Average Household Income $42,612
Per Capita Income $16,088
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.19% -0.11%
Households -0.16% 0.0%
Families 0.45% -0.19%
Median Household Income   1.84%
Per Capita Income   1.18%
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.


Teachey, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Teachey 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 # 616 17th
Population Density1 # 504 32nd
Diversity Index2 # 18 98th
Median Household Income # 494 33rd
Per Capita Income # 637 14th

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