The table below compares Macon 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.
|Total Population||# 67||34th|
|Population Density1||# 72||29th|
|Diversity Index2||# 84||17th|
|Median Household Income||# 64||37th|
|Per Capita Income||# 45||56th|
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|Population in Households||35,384|
|Population in Familes||28,435|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||442|
|Average Household Size||2.3|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||26,714 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||11,697 (43.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,718 (13.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||11,299 (42.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$149,876|
|Average Home Value||$197,209|
|Median Household Income||$36,423|
|Average Household Income||$49,995|
|Per Capita Income||$21,534|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.03%|
|Per Capita Income||1.54%|
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