Norlina, NC Profile: Facts & Data


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Norlina, North Carolina - Basic Facts

The Town of Norlina had a population of 1,070 as of July 1, 2018. Norlina ranks in 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 Norlina is located at latitude 36.445 and longitude -78.195 in Warren County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Norlina (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.11 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Warren County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 423 feet.

The Town of Norlina (GNIS ID: 2406997) 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 Norlina is located within Township of Smith Creek, a minor civil division (MCD) of Warren County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Norlina: Mount Regis, Regio.

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


Total Population 1,070
Population in Households 1,063
Population in Familes 840
Population in Group Qrtrs 7
Population Density2 962
Diversity Index3 61


Median Household Income $38,547
Average Household Income $48,180
Per Capita Income $20,042


Total Housing Units 567 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 254 (44.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 197 (34.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 116 (20.5%)
Median Home Value $102,632
Average Home Value $121,457


Total Households 451
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 286
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 -0.53% -0.72%
Households -0.52% -0.72%
Families 0.13% -0.85%
Median Household Income   1.73%
Per Capita Income   1.63%

Norlina, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Norlina to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 423 43rd
Population Density # 234 68th
Diversity Index # 178 76th
Median Household Income # 490 34th
Per Capita Income # 551 26th

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