Hyde County NC Information


Hyde County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 5,572
Population in Households 4,825
Population in Familes 3,786
Population in Group Qrtrs 747
Population Density1 9
Diversity Index2 58


Median Household Income $43,128
Average Household Income $58,872
Per Capita Income $23,918


Total Housing Units 3,347 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,410 (42.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 640 (19.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,297 (38.8%)
Median Home Value $90,765
Average Home Value $117,163


Total Households 2,050
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 1,284
Average Family Size 3
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.51% -0.61%
Households -0.4% -0.72%
Families -0.56% -0.82%
Median Household Income   2.68%
Per Capita Income   2.05%


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, 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 # 99 2nd
Population Density # 100 1st
Diversity Index # 33 68th
Median Household Income # 53 48th
Per Capita Income # 52 49th

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