Como, NC Profile: Facts & Data

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Como, North Carolina - Basic Facts

The Town of Como had a population of 86 as of July 1, 2019. Como ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in North Carolina. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Como is located at latitude 36.5015 and longitude -77.0094 in Hertford County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Como encompass a land area of 3.14 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Hertford County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 75 feet.

The Town of Como (GNIS ID: 2406303) 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 Como is located within Township of Maneys Neck, a minor civil division (MCD) of Hertford County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Como: Buckhorn.

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Como, NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Como, NC Housing Affordability Index is 0
State of North Carolina Housing Affordability Index is 140
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Como, NC Wealth Index is 57
State of North Carolina Wealth Index is 84
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 86
Population in Households 86
Population in Familes 69
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density 27
Diversity Index1 54
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $33,715
Average Household Income $56,722
Per Capita Income $24,089
Wealth Index3 57

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 45 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 32 (71.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 8 (17.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 6 (13.3%)
Median Home Value $92,647
Housing Affordability Index2 0
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 39
Average Household Size 2.21
Family Households 25
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population -0.61% -0.71%
Households -0.54% -0.52%
Families 0.44% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.57%
Per Capita Income   2.85%

Como, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Como to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 727 2nd
Population Density # 734 1st
Diversity Index # 299 60th
Median Household Income # 639 14th
Per Capita Income # 379 49th

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