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Macclesfield, North Carolina - Basic Facts

The Town of Macclesfield had a population of 496 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Macclesfield is located at latitude 35.7523 and longitude -77.6697 in Edgecombe County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Macclesfield (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.52 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Edgecombe County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 95 feet.

The Town of Macclesfield (GNIS ID: 2406070) 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 Macclesfield is located within Township 9-Otter Creek, a minor civil division (MCD) of Edgecombe County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Macclesfield population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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


Total Population 496
Population in Households 496
Population in Familes 398
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 959
Diversity Index2 39


Total Households 227
Average Household Size 2.19
Family Households 146
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 264 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 157 (59.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 70 (26.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 37 (14.0%)
Median Home Value $83,036
Average Home Value $97,436


Median Household Income $29,167
Average Household Income $39,248
Per Capita Income $17,161
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.83% 0.28%
Households 0.65% 0.26%
Families 2.26% 0.0%
Median Household Income   -1.18%
Per Capita Income   0.73%
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.

Macclesfield, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Macclesfield 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 # 564 24th
Population Density1 # 240 68th
Diversity Index2 # 453 39th
Median Household Income # 638 14th
Per Capita Income # 621 16th

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