East Laurinburg, NC Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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East Laurinburg, North Carolina - Basic Facts

The Town of East Laurinburg had a population of 286 as of July 1, 2017. East Laurinburg ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 East Laurinburg is located at latitude 34.7691 and longitude -79.445 in Scotland County. The formal boundaries for the Town of East Laurinburg (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.19 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Scotland County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 213 feet.

The Town of East Laurinburg (GNIS ID: 2406414) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Town of East Laurinburg is located within Township of Stewartsville, a minor civil division (MCD) of Scotland County.

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

Alternate Unofficial Names for East Laurinburg: Scotland Village.

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


Total Population 286
Daytime Population: Workers 54
Daytime Population: Residents 222
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 276
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.97
Population in Households 286
Population in Familes 237
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,510
Diversity Index3 70


Median Household Income $21,407
Average Household Income $32,437
Per Capita Income $11,850


Total Housing Units 127 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 58 (45.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 49 (38.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 20 (15.7%)
Median Home Value $42,143
Average Home Value $52,966


Total Households 107
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 78
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 -0.66% -0.78%
Households -0.87% -0.76%
Families -0.52% -1.05%
Median Household Income   0.01%
Per Capita Income   1.43%

East Laurinburg, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares East Laurinburg 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 # 650 12th
Population Density # 80 89th
Diversity Index # 71 91st
Median Household Income # 730 1st
Per Capita Income # 736 1st

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