Bladen County NC Information


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  1. Bladen County 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forBladen County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Bladen County NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 36,223
Population in Households 35,907
Population in Familes 29,330
Population in Group Qrtrs 316
Population Density2 41
Diversity Index3 64


Median Household Income $37,541
Average Household Income $51,523
Per Capita Income $21,381


Total Housing Units 18,492 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,838 (58.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,180 (22.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,474 (18.8%)
Median Home Value $92,757
Average Home Value $130,594


Total Households 15,018
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 9,867
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.31% 0.27%
Households 0.43% 0.31%
Families 0.29% 0.22%
Median Household Income   2.0%
Per Capita Income   2.44%


Bladen County NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bladen County to the other 100 counties and county equivalents in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 67 34th
Population Density # 91 10th
Diversity Index # 19 82nd
Median Household Income # 92 9th
Per Capita Income # 84 17th

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