Wrightsboro is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Wrightsboro Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in New Hanover County at latitude 34.2885 and longitude -77.9211. New Hanover County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 33 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Wrightsboro Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 11.14 sq. miles and a water area of 0.45 sq. miles.Photos of the local Wrightsboro, NC area
|Population in Households||4,674|
|Population in Familes||3,767|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||301|
|Average Household Size||2.33|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,171 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,439 (66.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||569 (26.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||163 ( 7.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$162,173|
|Average Home Value||$199,044|
|Median Household Income||$47,284|
|Average Household Income||$55,603|
|Per Capita Income||$21,063|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.06%|
|Per Capita Income||1.45%|
The table below compares Wrightsboro 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||# 148||80th|
|Population Density1||# 476||36th|
|Diversity Index2||# 192||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 215||71st|
|Per Capita Income||# 342||54th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.