The Town of Edenton had a population of 4,993 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Edenton is located at latitude 36.0586 and longitude -76.599 in Chowan County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Edenton (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.37 sq. miles and a water area of 0.2 sq. miles. Chowan County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 10 feet.
The Town of Edenton (GNIS ID: 2406422) 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 Edenton: Town on Matecomack Creek, Town on Queen Annes Creek.
|Population in Households||4,754|
|Population in Familes||3,706|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||239|
|Median Household Income||$29,718|
|Average Household Income||$44,265|
|Per Capita Income||$19,442|
|Total Housing Units||2,569 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,062 (41.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,029 (40.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||478 (18.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$156,801|
|Average Home Value||$190,881|
|Average Household Size||2.27|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.61%|
|Per Capita Income||2.07%|
The table below compares Edenton 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||# 154||79th|
|Population Density||# 250||66th|
|Diversity Index||# 201||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 663||10th|
|Per Capita Income||# 592||20th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.