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Delway, North Carolina - Basic Facts

The Delway Census Designated Place had a population of 218 as of July 1, 2017. Delway ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in North Carolina. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Delway is located at latitude 34.8208 and longitude -78.2186 in Sampson County. The formal boundaries for the Delway Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 9.61 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Sampson County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 128 feet.

The Delway Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402403) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Delway Census Designated Place is located within Township of Taylors Bridge, a minor civil division (MCD) of Sampson County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Delway population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Delway, NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 218
Daytime Population: Workers 496
Daytime Population: Residents 131
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 627
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 2.88
Population in Households 218
Population in Familes 177
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 23
Diversity Index3 79


Median Household Income $39,973
Average Household Income $53,494
Per Capita Income $21,107


Total Housing Units 107 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 63 (58.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 25 (23.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 20 (18.7%)
Median Home Value $82,895
Average Home Value $102,049


Total Households 87
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 56
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.99% 0.63%
Households 0.82% 0.68%
Families 2.45% 0.35%
Median Household Income   0.36%
Per Capita Income   1.98%

Delway, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Delway to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 679 8th
Population Density # 736 1st
Diversity Index # 20 97th
Median Household Income # 415 44th
Per Capita Income # 458 38th

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