The City of Lenoir had a population of 18,152 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Lenoir is located at latitude 35.9057 and longitude -81.527 in Caldwell County. The formal boundaries for the City of Lenoir (see map below) encompass a land area of 19.64 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Caldwell County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,171 feet.
The City of Lenoir (GNIS ID: 2404911) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Lenoir: Tuckers Barn.
|Population in Households||17,630|
|Population in Familes||13,869|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||522|
|Median Household Income||$36,435|
|Average Household Income||$52,688|
|Per Capita Income||$22,702|
|Total Housing Units||8,651 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,268 (49.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,325 (38.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,058 (12.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$125,830|
|Average Home Value||$158,337|
|Average Household Size||2.32|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.23%|
|Per Capita Income||2.68%|
The table below compares Lenoir to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 52||93rd|
|Population Density||# 253||66th|
|Diversity Index||# 360||52nd|
|Median Household Income||# 551||26th|
|Per Capita Income||# 407||45th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.