Skippers Corner, NC Profile: Facts, Map & Data

Advertisement

Skippers Corner Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Skippers Corner Content

Also See: Castle Hayne, NC ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Skippers Corner, North Carolina - Basic Facts

The Skippers Corner Census Designated Place had a population of 2,885 as of July 1, 2015.

The primary coordinate point for Skippers Corner is located at latitude 34.3267 and longitude -77.9146 in New Hanover County. The formal boundaries for the Skippers Corner Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.99 sq. miles and a water area of 0.07 sq. miles. New Hanover County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 10 feet.

The Skippers Corner Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402858) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Skippers Corner population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Skippers Corner Census Designated Place, NC Boundary Map

Advertisement

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | NC Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Township of Cape Fear | New Hanover County | North Carolina Counties

Search the map for:
Advertisement

Skippers Corner, NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)

POPULATION

Total Population 2,885
Population in Households 2,435
Population in Familes 1,963
Population in Group Qrtrs 450
Population Density1 413
Diversity Index2 54
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 914
Average Household Size 2.66
Family Households 617
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 975 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 683 (70.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 230 (23.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 61 ( 6.3%)
Median Home Value $171,300
Average Home Value $185,161
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $54,153
Average Household Income $62,474
Per Capita Income $21,972
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.67% 1.03%
Households 0.99% 1.24%
Families -0.43% 1.08%
Median Household Income   1.14%
Per Capita Income   2.12%
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.

Advertisement

Skippers Corner, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Skippers Corner to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 256 65th
Population Density1 # 497 33rd
Diversity Index2 # 285 62nd
Median Household Income # 129 83rd
Per Capita Income # 317 57th

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