Robeson County NC Information


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  1. Robeson County 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forRobeson County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Robeson County NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 134,829
Population in Households 130,545
Population in Familes 108,172
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,284
Population Density2 142
Diversity Index3 76


Median Household Income $35,581
Average Household Income $54,535
Per Capita Income $19,654


Total Housing Units 54,763 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 30,648 (56.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 17,797 (32.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,318 (11.5%)
Median Home Value $83,909
Average Home Value $125,230


Total Households 48,445
Average Household Size 2.69
Family Households 33,844
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 0.05% -0.09%
Households 0.1% -0.05%
Families -0.02% -0.13%
Median Household Income   1.91%
Per Capita Income   2.53%


Robeson County NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Robeson 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 # 23 78th
Population Density # 43 58th
Diversity Index # 2 99th
Median Household Income # 97 4th
Per Capita Income # 95 6th

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