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Cofield, North Carolina - Basic Facts

Cofield is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Village of Cofield.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Hertford County at latitude 36.3565 and longitude -76.91. Hertford County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 39 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Village of Cofield (see map) encompass a land area of 3.14 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 422
Population in Households 421
Population in Familes 341
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 134
Diversity Index2 48


Total Households 181
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 115
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 216 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 126 (58.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 55 (25.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 35 (16.2%)
Median Home Value $80,000
Average Home Value $91,270


Median Household Income $26,245
Average Household Income $36,187
Per Capita Income $14,943
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.51% 0.28%
Households 0.66% 0.33%
Families 1.94% 0.17%
Median Household Income   1.51%
Per Capita Income   1.49%
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.


Cofield, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cofield to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 593 20th
Population Density1 # 682 8th
Diversity Index2 # 364 51st
Median Household Income # 688 7th
Per Capita Income # 678 8th

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