Pitt County NC Information


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  1. Pitt County 2019 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 - 2019 Demographics

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


Total Population 179,630
Population in Households 172,838
Population in Familes 126,606
Population in Group Qrtrs 6,792
Population Density2 276
Diversity Index3 62


Median Household Income $48,483
Average Household Income $67,294
Per Capita Income $27,098


Total Housing Units 80,698 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 36,138 (44.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 35,926 (44.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 8,634 (10.7%)
Median Home Value $161,376
Average Home Value $199,386


Total Households 72,064
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 41,620
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 0.72% 0.83%
Households 0.7% 0.84%
Families 0.52% 0.74%
Median Household Income   2.32%
Per Capita Income   3.0%


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, 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 # 15 86th
Population Density # 20 81st
Diversity Index # 26 74th
Median Household Income # 39 62nd
Per Capita Income # 29 72nd

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