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Bethania, North Carolina - Basic Facts

The Town of Bethania had a population of 363 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Bethania is located at latitude 36.1797 and longitude -80.3349 in Forsyth County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Bethania (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.68 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Forsyth County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 817 feet.

The Town of Bethania (GNIS ID: 2405252) 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 Bethania is located within Township of Old Town, a minor civil division (MCD) of Forsyth County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Bethania population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Bethania: Bethinia, New Town.

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


Total Population 363
Daytime Population: Workers 74
Daytime Population: Residents 210
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 284
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.78
Population in Households 363
Population in Familes 310
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 535
Diversity Index3 54


Median Household Income $55,670
Average Household Income $69,868
Per Capita Income $27,695


Total Housing Units 183 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 144 (78.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 26 (14.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 12 ( 6.6%)
Median Home Value $165,909
Average Home Value $180,070


Total Households 171
Average Household Size 2.12
Family Households 125
Average Family Size 2
  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 1.41% 1.29%
Households 1.36% 1.25%
Families 2.57% 1.1%
Median Household Income   1.84%
Per Capita Income   2.08%

Bethania, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bethania to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 615 17th
Population Density # 433 42nd
Diversity Index # 282 62nd
Median Household Income # 131 82nd
Per Capita Income # 202 73rd

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