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Germanton, North Carolina - Basic Facts

The Germanton Census Designated Place had a population of 834 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Germanton is located at latitude 36.2501 and longitude -80.2388 in Stokes County. The formal boundaries for the Germanton Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.75 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Stokes County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 696 feet.

While the primary coordinates for Germanton Census Designated Place are located in Stokes County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Forsyth County.

The Germanton Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: ) has a U5 Census Class Code which indicates populated place that is also a census designated place with the same name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Germanton Census Designated Place is located within Township of Salem Chapel, a minor civil division (MCD) of Stokes County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Germanton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Germanton: Germantown.

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Germanton, NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 834
Population in Households 833
Population in Familes 700
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 475
Diversity Index2 34


Total Households 363
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 254
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 389 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 300 (77.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 64 (16.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 26 ( 6.7%)
Median Home Value $141,053
Average Home Value $152,250


Median Household Income $47,374
Average Household Income $59,057
Per Capita Income $25,040
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.13% 0.26%
Households 0.18% 0.33%
Families -0.25% 0.16%
Median Household Income   1.19%
Per Capita Income   1.29%
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.

Germanton, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Germanton to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 473 36th
Population Density1 # 464 37th
Diversity Index2 # 502 32nd
Median Household Income # 234 68th
Per Capita Income # 238 68th

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