Moore County NC Information

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Moore County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 95,396
Population in Households 94,579
Population in Familes 77,610
Population in Group Qrtrs 817
Population Density1 137
Diversity Index2 43
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 41,026
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 27,572
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 47,897 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 29,764 (62.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 11,262 (23.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,871 (14.3%)
Median Home Value $242,075
Average Home Value $315,361
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $50,924
Average Household Income $67,174
Per Capita Income $28,907
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.49% 1.47%
Households 1.71% 1.52%
Families 1.55% 1.44%
Median Household Income   1.76%
Per Capita Income   2.34%
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.

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Moore County NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Moore 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 # 30 71st
Population Density1 # 45 56th
Diversity Index2 # 64 37th
Median Household Income # 13 88th
Per Capita Income # 9 92nd

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

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