Perquimans County NC Information


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  1. Perquimans County 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forPerquimans County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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  3. North Carolina Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

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


Total Population 13,660
Population in Households 13,576
Population in Familes 11,305
Population in Group Qrtrs 84
Population Density2 55
Diversity Index3 44


Median Household Income $46,875
Average Household Income $66,211
Per Capita Income $27,803


Total Housing Units 7,275 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,060 (55.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,674 (23.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,541 (21.2%)
Median Home Value $192,730
Average Home Value $244,865


Total Households 5,734
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 3,997
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.17% -0.03%
Households 0.26% 0.03%
Families 0.13% -0.05%
Median Household Income   1.77%
Per Capita Income   2.46%


Perquimans County NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Perquimans County to the other 100 counties and county equivalents 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 # 91 10th
Population Density # 82 19th
Diversity Index # 62 39th
Median Household Income # 46 55th
Per Capita Income # 28 73rd

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