Granville County NC Information


Granville County Subdivisions

Granville County NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 57,124
Population in Households 53,744
Population in Familes 45,232
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,380
Population Density1 108
Diversity Index2 59


Total Households 20,983
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 14,842
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 23,824 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 15,017 (63.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,966 (25.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,841 (11.9%)
Median Home Value $151,144
Average Home Value $182,112


Median Household Income $51,115
Average Household Income $61,102
Per Capita Income $22,821
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.9% -0.25%
Households 0.33% -0.25%
Families 0.19% -0.33%
Median Household Income   1.75%
Per Capita Income   2.35%
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, 2015 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 # 29 73rd
Median Household Income # 12 89th
Per Capita Income # 36 65th

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