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The Town of Castalia had a population of 258 as of July 1, 2017. Castalia ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in North Carolina. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Castalia is located at latitude 36.0823 and longitude -78.0576 in Nash County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Castalia (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.75 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Nash County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 308 feet.

The Town of Castalia (GNIS ID: 2406235) 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 Castalia is located within Township of Castalia, a minor civil division (MCD) of Nash County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Castalia population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.


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Castalia, NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)

POPULATION

Total Population 258
Daytime Population: Workers 46
Daytime Population: Residents 170
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 216
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.84
Population in Households 258
Population in Familes 218
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 343
Diversity Index3 64
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $38,943
Average Household Income $49,488
Per Capita Income $18,657

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 125 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 71 (56.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 30 (24.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 24 (19.2%)
Median Home Value $89,130
Average Home Value $137,500
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 101
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 71
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.52% -0.47%
Households -0.53% -0.6%
Families 0.2% -0.57%
Median Household Income   0.65%
Per Capita Income   2.03%

Castalia, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Castalia to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 662 11th
Population Density # 543 27th
Diversity Index # 127 83rd
Median Household Income # 443 40th
Per Capita Income # 595 20th

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