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Efland, North Carolina - Basic Facts

Efland is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Efland Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Orange County at latitude 36.0812 and longitude -79.1692. Orange County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 653 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Efland Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.78 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.

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Efland, NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 738
Population in Households 738
Population in Familes 616
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 410
Diversity Index2 65


Total Households 310
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 214
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 353 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 212 (60.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 97 (27.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 43 (12.2%)
Median Home Value $155,882
Average Home Value $185,613


Median Household Income $36,077
Average Household Income $47,645
Per Capita Income $18,935
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.13% 0.85%
Households 0.08% 0.82%
Families 0.44% 0.65%
Median Household Income   2.61%
Per Capita Income   2.3%
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.


Efland, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Efland 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 494 33rd
Population Density1 # 496 33rd
Diversity Index2 # 107 86th
Median Household Income # 464 37th
Per Capita Income # 465 37th

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