The Cricket Census Designated Place had a population of 1,818 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Cricket is located at latitude 36.1687 and longitude -81.1933 in Wilkes County. The formal boundaries for the Cricket Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.57 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Wilkes County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,260 feet.
The Cricket Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402804) 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 Cricket population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||1,753|
|Population in Familes||1,390|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||65|
|Average Household Size||2.3|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||897 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||457 (50.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||305 (34.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||135 (15.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$99,472|
|Average Home Value||$132,768|
|Median Household Income||$22,861|
|Average Household Income||$33,288|
|Per Capita Income||$14,727|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.71%|
|Per Capita Income||1.09%|
The table below compares Cricket 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.
|Total Population||# 336||55th|
|Population Density1||# 447||40th|
|Diversity Index2||# 466||37th|
|Median Household Income||# 723||2nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 697||6th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.