Yadkin County NC Information


Yadkin County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 37,954
Daytime Population: Workers 11,289
Daytime Population: Residents 20,884
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 32,173
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.85
Population in Households 37,650
Population in Familes 31,466
Population in Group Qrtrs 304
Population Density2 113
Diversity Index3 40


Median Household Income $41,449
Average Household Income $56,836
Per Capita Income $23,201


Total Housing Units 17,494 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,287 (64.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,070 (23.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,137 (12.2%)
Median Home Value $132,288
Average Home Value $161,263


Total Households 15,357
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 10,680
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 -0.16% -0.43%
Households -0.12% -0.4%
Families -0.27% -0.5%
Median Household Income   2.47%
Per Capita Income   3.24%


Yadkin County NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Yadkin County to the other 100 counties and county equivalents 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 # 65 36th
Population Density # 50 51st
Diversity Index # 67 34th
Median Household Income # 54 47th
Per Capita Income # 48 53rd

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