Pitt County NC Information


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  1. Pitt County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forPitt County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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  3. North Carolina Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

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


Total Population 178,521
Population in Households 171,701
Population in Familes 126,597
Population in Group Qrtrs 6,820
Population Density2 274
Diversity Index3 61


Median Household Income $44,141
Average Household Income $64,100
Per Capita Income $26,078


Total Housing Units 79,638 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 36,174 (45.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 35,030 (44.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 8,434 (10.6%)
Median Home Value $151,422
Average Home Value $189,149


Total Households 71,204
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 41,171
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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.73% 0.78%
Households 0.64% 0.75%
Families 0.45% 0.64%
Median Household Income   3.01%
Per Capita Income   2.57%


Pitt County NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pitt 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 # 15 86th
Population Density # 20 81st
Diversity Index # 25 75th
Median Household Income # 52 49th
Per Capita Income # 33 68th

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