Bertie County NC Information


Bertie County Subdivisions

Bertie County NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 22,199
Population in Households 20,525
Population in Familes 16,784
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,674
Population Density1 32
Diversity Index2 52


Median Household Income $33,351
Average Household Income $45,428
Per Capita Income $18,962


Total Housing Units 10,199 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,996 (58.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,649 (26.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,554 (15.2%)
Median Home Value $82,453
Average Home Value $112,275


Total Households 8,645
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 5,617
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.51% -0.21%
Households 0.41% -0.19%
Families 0.26% -0.27%
Median Household Income   2.04%
Per Capita Income   2.0%


Bertie County NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bertie County to the other 100 counties and county equivalents in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 81 20th
Population Density # 95 6th
Diversity Index # 50 50th
Median Household Income # 98 3rd
Per Capita Income # 97 4th

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