Silver City, NC Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Silver City, North Carolina - Basic Facts

The Silver City Census Designated Place had a population of 1,021 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Silver City is located at latitude 34.9972 and longitude -79.2291 in Hoke County. The formal boundaries for the Silver City Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.49 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Hoke County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 249 feet.

The Silver City Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402853) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Silver City Census Designated Place is located within Township of Raeford, a minor civil division (MCD) of Hoke County.

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

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


Total Population 1,021
Daytime Population: Workers 91
Daytime Population: Residents 679
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 770
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.75
Population in Households 1,020
Population in Familes 867
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density2 684
Diversity Index3 32


Median Household Income $33,571
Average Household Income $40,939
Per Capita Income $16,039


Total Housing Units 499 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 257 (51.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 153 (30.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 89 (17.8%)
Median Home Value $76,786
Average Home Value $90,175


Total Households 410
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 284
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 2.04% 2.0%
Households 2.17% 2.1%
Families 2.35% 1.9%
Median Household Income   -0.04%
Per Capita Income   1.46%

Silver City, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Silver City 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 # 429 42nd
Population Density # 365 51st
Diversity Index # 531 28th
Median Household Income # 586 21st
Per Capita Income # 680 8th

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