Hollister, NC Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Hollister, North Carolina - Basic Facts

The Hollister Census Designated Place had a population of 663 as of July 1, 2016. Hollister ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in North Carolina. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Hollister is located at latitude 36.2583 and longitude -77.9357 in Halifax County. The formal boundaries for the Hollister Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.98 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Halifax County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 246 feet.

The Hollister Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2628637) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Hollister Census Designated Place is located within Township of Brinkleyville, a minor civil division (MCD) of Halifax County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Hollister 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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Hollister, NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 663
Population in Households 663
Population in Familes 561
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 167
Diversity Index2 55


Total Households 284
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 195
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 338 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 180 (53.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 104 (30.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 54 (16.0%)
Median Home Value $73,438
Average Home Value $87,500


Median Household Income $24,346
Average Household Income $31,722
Per Capita Income $12,806
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.26% -0.3%
Households 0.06% -0.14%
Families 1.11% -0.21%
Median Household Income   1.48%
Per Capita Income   0.85%
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.

Hollister, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hollister 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 # 509 31st
Population Density1 # 658 11th
Diversity Index2 # 266 64th
Median Household Income # 716 3rd
Per Capita Income # 727 2nd

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