Hiddenite, NC Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Hiddenite, North Carolina - Basic Facts

The Hiddenite Census Designated Place had a population of 546 as of July 1, 2017. Hiddenite ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in North Carolina. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Hiddenite is located at latitude 35.9077 and longitude -81.0811 in Alexander County. The formal boundaries for the Hiddenite Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.59 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Alexander County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,158 feet.

The Hiddenite Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2628635) 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.

The Hiddenite Census Designated Place is located within Township of Sharpes, a minor civil division (MCD) of Alexander County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Hiddenite population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Hiddenite: White Plains.

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Hiddenite, NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 546
Daytime Population: Workers 848
Daytime Population: Residents 255
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,103
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 2.02
Population in Households 546
Population in Familes 464
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 344
Diversity Index3 27


Median Household Income $40,322
Average Household Income $47,949
Per Capita Income $19,281


Total Housing Units 267 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 176 (65.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 58 (21.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 33 (12.4%)
Median Home Value $109,677
Average Home Value $134,801


Total Households 234
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 166
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.26% -0.07%
Households 0.24% 0.0%
Families 1.88% -0.12%
Median Household Income   1.64%
Per Capita Income   3.15%

Hiddenite, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hiddenite to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 549 26th
Population Density # 542 27th
Diversity Index # 566 23rd
Median Household Income # 402 46th
Per Capita Income # 556 25th

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