Randolph County NC Information


Randolph County Subdivisions

Randolph County NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 143,196
Population in Households 141,904
Population in Familes 119,094
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,292
Population Density1 183
Diversity Index2 43


Total Households 56,043
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 39,611
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 62,284 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 39,717 (63.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 16,326 (26.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,241 (10.0%)
Median Home Value $138,033
Average Home Value $164,055


Median Household Income $40,656
Average Household Income $53,689
Per Capita Income $21,039
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.19% 0.23%
Households 0.23% 0.24%
Families 0.09% 0.16%
Median Household Income   3.42%
Per Capita Income   2.48%
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.


Randolph County NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Randolph County to the other 100 counties and county equivalents 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 # 19 82nd
Population Density1 # 28 73rd
Diversity Index2 # 63 38th
Median Household Income # 48 53rd
Per Capita Income # 54 47th

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