Harnett County NC Information

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Harnett County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 133,114
Population in Households 129,636
Population in Familes 109,295
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,478
Population Density1 224
Diversity Index2 63
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $45,709
Average Household Income $59,907
Per Capita Income $21,989

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 54,879 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 31,039 (56.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 17,079 (31.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,761 (12.3%)
Median Home Value $148,895
Average Home Value $174,681
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 48,118
Average Household Size 2.69
Family Households 34,037
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.82% 1.61%
Households 1.78% 1.6%
Families 1.66% 1.52%
Median Household Income   1.75%
Per Capita Income   1.8%

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Harnett County NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Harnett County to the other 100 counties and county equivalents 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 # 23 78th
Population Density # 26 75th
Diversity Index # 19 82nd
Median Household Income # 48 53rd
Per Capita Income # 71 30th

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