Chowan ( North Carolina )

Please find listed in what follows eighty-one statistical data about the County of Chowan compared with those of the North Carolina state and those of the whole USA. Values are grouped by categories:

County of Chowan (North Carolina) Population data

Resident total population estimate (July 1) 2006 = 14,695

Resident population (April 1) 2000 (complete count) = 14,526

Resident total population estimate, net change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 545 abitanti

Resident total population estimate, percent change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 3.9%

County of Chowan (North Carolina) Geography data

Land area, 2000 (square miles) = 172.64

Persons per square mile, 2000 = 84.00

County of Chowan (North Carolina) Population data by age

Resident population under 5 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 921

Resident population under 5 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Chowan 6.3%

North Carolina 6.9%

USA 6.8%

Resident population under 18 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 3,417

Resident population under 18 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Chowan 23.3%

North Carolina 24.3%

USA 24.6%

Resident Population 65 years and over (July 1) 2006 = 2,595

Resident population 65 years and over, percent (July 1) 2006

Chowan 17.7%

North Carolina 12.2%

USA 12.4%

County of Chowan (North Carolina) Population data by sex

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006 = 53.0%

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006

Chowan 53.0%

North Carolina 51.0%

USA 50.7%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006 = 47%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006

Chowan 47%

North Carolina 49%

USA 49.3%

County of Chowan (North Carolina) Miscellanea

Civilian noninstitutionalized population, 5 years and over, with a disability 2000 (sample) = 3,203

Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 = 27 minutes.

County of Chowan (North Carolina) Population data by races

Resident population White alone (July 1) 2006 = 9,261

Resident population White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Chowan 63.0%

North Carolina 74.0%

USA 80.1%

Resident population Black alone (July 1) 2006 = 5,246

Resident population Black alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Chowan 35.7%

North Carolina 21.7%

USA 12.8%

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone (July 1) 2006 = 54

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Chowan 0.4%

North Carolina 1.3%

USA 1.0%

Resident population Asian alone (July 1) 2006 = 50

Resident population Asian alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Chowan 0.3%

North Carolina 1.9%

USA 4.4%

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (July 1) 2006 = 1

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Chowan 0.0%

North Carolina 0.1%

USA 0.2%

Resident population Two or more races (July 1) 2006 = 83

Resident population Two or more races, percent (July 1) 2006

Chowan 0.6%

North Carolina 1.1%

USA 1.6%

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin (July 1) 2006 = 336

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin, percent (July 1) 2006

Chowan 2.3%

North Carolina 6.7%

USA 14.8%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone (July 1) 2006 = 8,993

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006 = 61.2%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Chowan 61.2%

North Carolina 67.9%

USA 66.4%

County of Chowan (North Carolina) More population data

Births 2004 = 182

Deaths 2004 = 198

Infant deaths under one year 2004 = 1

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample) = 65.6%

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample)

Chowan 65.6%

North Carolina 53.0%

USA 54.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample) = 0.9%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample)

Chowan 0.9%

North Carolina 5.3%

USA 11.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample) = 3.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample)

Chowan 3.1%

North Carolina 8.0%

USA 17.9%

County of Chowan (North Carolina) Incomes data (NAICS - North American Industry Classification System)

Personal Income (NAICS) 2005 = Mil.$ 412

Per capita personal income (NAICS) 2005 = $ 28,456

County of Chowan (North Carolina) Housing data

Housing unit estimates as of July 1, 2006 = 6,897

Housing unit estimates - net change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 454

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 7.0%

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006

Chowan 7.0%

North Carolina 14.4%

USA 9.0%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count) = 72.2%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count)

Chowan 72.2%

North Carolina 69.4%

USA 66.2%

Median value of specified owner-occupied housing units 2000 (sample) = $ 85,200

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample) = 10%

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample)

Chowan 10%

North Carolina 16%

USA 26%

County of Chowan (North Carolina) Households data

Households 2000 (complete count) = 5,580

Persons per household 2000 (complete count) = 2.48

Per capita income in 1999 = $ 15,027

Median household income 2004 = $ 33,245

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004 = 16.9%

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004

Chowan 16.9%

North Carolina 13.8%

USA 12.7%

County of Chowan (North Carolina) Educational attainment

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000 = 73.1%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000

Chowan 73.1%

North Carolina 78.1%

USA 80.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 16.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000

Chowan 16.4%

North Carolina 22.5%

USA 24.4%

County of Chowan (North Carolina) Labor and Employment

Civilian labor force 2006 = 7,082

Civilian labor force unemployment 2006 = 357

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006 = 5.0%

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006

Chowan 5.0%

North Carolina 4.8%

USA 4.6%

Employment in all industries (NAICS) 2005 = 8,068

Employment in all industries (NAICS), net change 2000(SIC)- 2005 = 466

Employment in government and government enterprises (NAICS) 2005 = 963

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code) 2005 (thousands dollars) = $ 240,780

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code), average earnings per job 2005 (in thousands dollars) = $ 29,844

Private nonfarm establishments 2005 = 384

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005 = 5,013

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005 = 16.9%

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005

Chowan 16.9%

North Carolina 0.7%

USA 2.0%

Nonemployer: total (NAICS 00) establishments, 2005 = 916

Accommodation and Food Services: total (NAICS 72) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 12,180

Total number of firms 2002 = 1,138

Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 12.6%

Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 17.8%

Manufacturing: total (NAICS 31-33) - value of shipments 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 153,931

Wholesale trade: total (NAICS 42) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 62,086

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 144,884

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll per capita 2002 = $ 10,194

New private housing units authorized by building permits - total 2006 (20,000-place universe) = 105

Valuation of new private housing units authorized by building permits 2006 (20,000-place universe) (thousands dollars) = $ 19,132

Land in farms (NAICS) 2002(acres)(not adjusted) = 59,890

Federal Government expenditure - total FY 2004 (thousands dollars) = $ 105,203

Federal Government expenditure per capita FY 2004 = $ 7,253

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