Duplin County NC Information


Duplin County Subdivisions

Duplin County NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 60,130
Daytime Population: Workers 22,394
Daytime Population: Residents 34,551
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 56,945
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.95
Population in Households 59,772
Population in Familes 49,278
Population in Group Qrtrs 358
Population Density2 74
Diversity Index3 76


Median Household Income $35,275
Average Household Income $48,704
Per Capita Income $18,945


Total Housing Units 26,797 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 15,408 (57.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,858 (29.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,531 (13.2%)
Median Home Value $94,419
Average Home Value $126,637


Total Households 23,266
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 15,846
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.38% 0.34%
Households 0.47% 0.34%
Families 0.3% 0.24%
Median Household Income   0.33%
Per Capita Income   1.95%


Duplin County NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Duplin County to the other 100 counties and county equivalents in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 45 56th
Population Density # 67 34th
Diversity Index # 2 99th
Median Household Income # 88 13th
Per Capita Income # 93 8th

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