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Weldon, North Carolina - Basic Facts

The Town of Weldon had a population of 1,689 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Weldon is located at latitude 36.421 and longitude -77.6135 in Halifax County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Weldon (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.85 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Halifax County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 72 feet.

The Town of Weldon (GNIS ID: 2406855) 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 Weldon is located within Township of Weldon, a minor civil division (MCD) of Halifax County.

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

Alternate Unofficial Names for Weldon: Weldons, Weldons Orchard, Weldons Place.

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


Total Population 1,689
Population in Households 1,637
Population in Familes 1,340
Population in Group Qrtrs 52
Population Density1 593
Diversity Index2 46


Total Households 668
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 448
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 835 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 374 (44.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 294 (35.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 167 (20.0%)
Median Home Value $85,429
Average Home Value $116,578


Median Household Income $26,150
Average Household Income $39,167
Per Capita Income $15,899
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.33% -0.11%
Households 0.56% 0.06%
Families 0.85% -0.04%
Median Household Income   0.03%
Per Capita Income   0.99%
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.

Weldon, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Weldon 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 # 350 53rd
Population Density1 # 412 44th
Diversity Index2 # 384 48th
Median Household Income # 690 7th
Per Capita Income # 670 9th

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