Hyde County NC Information


Hyde County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 5,432
Daytime Population: Workers 2,798
Daytime Population: Residents 2,327
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 5,125
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 4,670
Population in Familes 3,644
Population in Group Qrtrs 762
Population Density2 9
Diversity Index3 57


Median Household Income $41,649
Average Household Income $56,595
Per Capita Income $23,034


Total Housing Units 3,347 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,400 (41.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 584 (17.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,363 (40.7%)
Median Home Value $88,846
Average Home Value $115,643


Total Households 1,984
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 1,242
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 -0.92% -0.79%
Households -0.9% -0.93%
Families -1.09% -1.04%
Median Household Income   0.41%
Per Capita Income   1.46%


Hyde County NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hyde 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 # 99 2nd
Population Density # 100 1st
Diversity Index # 39 62nd
Median Household Income # 53 48th
Per Capita Income # 53 48th

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