Granville County NC Information


Granville County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 58,284
Population in Households 54,835
Population in Familes 46,192
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,449
Population Density1 110
Diversity Index2 59


Total Households 21,413
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 15,146
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 23,751 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 15,409 (64.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,004 (25.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,338 ( 9.8%)
Median Home Value $152,671
Average Home Value $182,237


Median Household Income $47,701
Average Household Income $58,125
Per Capita Income $21,690
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.65% 0.75%
Households 0.88% 0.81%
Families 0.71% 0.71%
Median Household Income   2.13%
Per Capita Income   1.3%
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.


Granville County NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Granville County to the other 100 counties and county equivalents 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 # 49 52nd
Population Density1 # 53 48th
Diversity Index2 # 28 73rd
Median Household Income # 18 83rd
Per Capita Income # 44 57th

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