Myrtle Grove is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Myrtle Grove Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in New Hanover County at latitude 34.1346 and longitude -77.8817. New Hanover County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 26 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Myrtle Grove Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 6.71 sq. miles and a water area of 0.51 sq. miles.Photos of the local Myrtle Grove, NC area
|Population in Households||9,125|
|Population in Familes||7,767|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||108|
|Average Household Size||2.47|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||4,036 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,990 (74.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||709 (17.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||337 ( 8.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$262,896|
|Average Home Value||$343,328|
|Median Household Income||$64,749|
|Average Household Income||$86,670|
|Per Capita Income||$34,540|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.0%|
|Per Capita Income||2.13%|
The table below compares Myrtle Grove 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.
|Total Population||# 93||88th|
|Population Density1||# 100||87th|
|Diversity Index2||# 637||14th|
|Median Household Income||# 51||93rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 54||93rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.