Brunswick, NC Profile: Facts & Data


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Brunswick, North Carolina - Basic Facts

The Town of Brunswick had a population of 1,141 as of July 1, 2018. Brunswick ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 Brunswick is located at latitude 34.2845 and longitude -78.7027 in Columbus County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Brunswick (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.42 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Columbus County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 79 feet.

The Town of Brunswick (GNIS ID: 2405337) 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.

The Town of Brunswick is located within Township of Whiteville, a minor civil division (MCD) of Columbus County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Brunswick: Brunswik.

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


Total Population 1,141
Population in Households 797
Population in Familes 648
Population in Group Qrtrs 344
Population Density2 2,697
Diversity Index3 65


Median Household Income $31,487
Average Household Income $49,571
Per Capita Income $19,685


Total Housing Units 178 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 93 (52.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 61 (34.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 24 (13.5%)
Median Home Value $76,429
Average Home Value $97,043


Total Households 154
Average Household Size 5.18
Family Households 100
Average Family Size 6
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.62% -0.23%
Households 0.0% -0.26%
Families -0.24% -0.2%
Median Household Income   2.38%
Per Capita Income   1.53%

Brunswick, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Brunswick 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 415 44th
Population Density # 10 99th
Diversity Index # 119 84th
Median Household Income # 640 14th
Per Capita Income # 580 22nd

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