McDowell ( North Carolina )

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

County of McDowell (North Carolina) Population data

Resident total population estimate (July 1) 2006 = 43,414

Resident population (April 1) 2000 (complete count) = 42,151

Resident total population estimate, net change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 1,263 abitanti

Resident total population estimate, percent change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 3.0%

County of McDowell (North Carolina) Geography data

Land area, 2000 (square miles) = 441.68

Persons per square mile, 2000 = 95.40

County of McDowell (North Carolina) Population data by age

Resident population under 5 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 2,553

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

McDowell 5.9%

North Carolina 6.9%

USA 6.8%

Resident population under 18 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 9,664

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

McDowell 22.3%

North Carolina 24.3%

USA 24.6%

Resident Population 65 years and over (July 1) 2006 = 6,607

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

McDowell 15.2%

North Carolina 12.2%

USA 12.4%

County of McDowell (North Carolina) Population data by sex

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006 = 50.0%

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006

McDowell 50.0%

North Carolina 51.0%

USA 50.7%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006 = 50%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006

McDowell 50%

North Carolina 49%

USA 49.3%

County of McDowell (North Carolina) Miscellanea

Civilian noninstitutionalized population, 5 years and over, with a disability 2000 (sample) = 9,980

Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 = 25 minutes.

County of McDowell (North Carolina) Population data by races

Resident population White alone (July 1) 2006 = 40,741

Resident population White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

McDowell 93.8%

North Carolina 74.0%

USA 80.1%

Resident population Black alone (July 1) 2006 = 1,765

Resident population Black alone, percent (July 1) 2006

McDowell 4.1%

North Carolina 21.7%

USA 12.8%

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone (July 1) 2006 = 137

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

McDowell 0.3%

North Carolina 1.3%

USA 1.0%

Resident population Asian alone (July 1) 2006 = 474

Resident population Asian alone, percent (July 1) 2006

McDowell 1.1%

North Carolina 1.9%

USA 4.4%

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (July 1) 2006 = 4

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

McDowell 0.0%

North Carolina 0.1%

USA 0.2%

Resident population Two or more races (July 1) 2006 = 293

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

McDowell 0.7%

North Carolina 1.1%

USA 1.6%

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin (July 1) 2006 = 1,882

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

McDowell 4.3%

North Carolina 6.7%

USA 14.8%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone (July 1) 2006 = 38,934

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006 = 89.7%

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

McDowell 89.7%

North Carolina 67.9%

USA 66.4%

County of McDowell (North Carolina) More population data

Births 2004 = 490

Deaths 2004 = 441

Infant deaths under one year 2004 = 4

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample) = 60.2%

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

McDowell 60.2%

North Carolina 53.0%

USA 54.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample) = 2.7%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample)

McDowell 2.7%

North Carolina 5.3%

USA 11.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample) = 4.4%

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

McDowell 4.4%

North Carolina 8.0%

USA 17.9%

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

Personal Income (NAICS) 2005 = Mil.$ 998

Per capita personal income (NAICS) 2005 = $ 23,113

County of McDowell (North Carolina) Housing data

Housing unit estimates as of July 1, 2006 = 19,488

Housing unit estimates - net change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 1,112

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 6.1%

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

McDowell 6.1%

North Carolina 14.4%

USA 9.0%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count) = 77.2%

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

McDowell 77.2%

North Carolina 69.4%

USA 66.2%

Median value of specified owner-occupied housing units 2000 (sample) = $ 72,000

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample) = 6%

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

McDowell 6%

North Carolina 16%

USA 26%

County of McDowell (North Carolina) Households data

Households 2000 (complete count) = 16,604

Persons per household 2000 (complete count) = 2.45

Per capita income in 1999 = $ 16,109

Median household income 2004 = $ 33,210

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004 = 13.1%

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004

McDowell 13.1%

North Carolina 13.8%

USA 12.7%

County of McDowell (North Carolina) Educational attainment

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000 = 70.2%

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

McDowell 70.2%

North Carolina 78.1%

USA 80.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 9.0%

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

McDowell 9.0%

North Carolina 22.5%

USA 24.4%

County of McDowell (North Carolina) Labor and Employment

Civilian labor force 2006 = 21,101

Civilian labor force unemployment 2006 = 1,311

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006 = 6.2%

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006

McDowell 6.2%

North Carolina 4.8%

USA 4.6%

Employment in all industries (NAICS) 2005 = 20,927

Employment in all industries (NAICS), net change 2000(SIC)- 2005 = -974

Employment in government and government enterprises (NAICS) 2005 = 2,916

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code) 2005 (thousands dollars) = $ 674,049

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code), average earnings per job 2005 (in thousands dollars) = $ 32,210

Private nonfarm establishments 2005 = 758

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005 = 13,832

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005 = -10.3%

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

McDowell -10.3%

North Carolina 0.7%

USA 2.0%

Nonemployer: total (NAICS 00) establishments, 2005 = 2,593

Accommodation and Food Services: total (NAICS 72) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 31,940

Total number of firms 2002 = 2,866

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

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 = 31.5%

Manufacturing: total (NAICS 31-33) - value of shipments 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 1,052,950

Wholesale trade: total (NAICS 42) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 48,609

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 347,996

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll per capita 2002 = $ 8,136

New private housing units authorized by building permits - total 2006 (20,000-place universe) = 250

Valuation of new private housing units authorized by building permits 2006 (20,000-place universe) (thousands dollars) = $ 44,929

Land in farms (NAICS) 2002(acres)(not adjusted) = 24,441

Federal Government expenditure - total FY 2004 (thousands dollars) = $ 206,525

Federal Government expenditure per capita FY 2004 = $ 4,771

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Goose Creek - Gray Branch - Guthrie Branch - Harris Creek - Harris Creek - Haw Branch - Hemphill Creek - Hickory Bottom Branch - Hickory Branch - Hicks Branch - Hicks Branch - High Shoals Creek - Honeycutt Creek - Hoppers Creek - Horse Branch - House Branch - Huckleberry Branch - Huntsville Branch - Jackson Branch - Jackson Creek - Jacktown Creek - Jake Creek - Jarrett Creek - Johns Creek - Jordan Branch - Katy Creek - Large Branch - Laurel Branch - Laurel Fork Creek - Laurel Log Branch - Left Prong Catawba River - Left Prong Mill Creek - Left Prong Newberry Creek - Licklog Branch - Licklog Creek - Limekiln Creek - Little Buck Creek - Little Camp Creek - Little Crooked Creek - Little Toe River - Locust Creek - Long Branch - Long Branch - Long Branch - Long Branch - Long Branch - Long Branch - Long Branch - Lonon Branch - Loom Creek - Lower Creek - Lytle Branch - Mace Branch - Mackey Creek - Magazine Branch - Marks Creek - Martin Branch - McGegers Branch - Middle Fork Cow Creek - Mill Branch - Mill Creek - Mill Creek - Mollys Branch - Moores Branch - Morgan Creek - Morgan Creek - Muddy Branch - Neighbors Branch - Newberry Creek - Nix Branch - Nix Creek - North Fork Catawba River - North Fork Cow Creek - North Muddy Creek - ODear Creek - Old Boney Creek - Orchard Creek - Paddys Branch - Parris Creek - Paxton Creek - Pepper Creek - Pine Cove Branch - Pond Branch - Pritchard Creek - Pups Branch - Rag Creek - Rattlesnake Branch - Reedy Branch - Right Prong Mill Creek - Right Prong South Toe River - Roaring Fork - Rock Creek - Rockhouse Creek - Roses Creek - Sally Branch - Sams Creek - Scrub Grass Branch - Shadrick Creek - Sheehan Creek - Shehan Branch - Singecat Branch - Slaty Branch - Slick Falls Branch - Slim Creek - South Fork Roses Creek - South Fork Toms Creek - South Muddy Creek - Spring Branch - Spruce Branch - Stanfords Creek - Stillhouse Branch - Stillhouse Branch - Straight Branch - Sugar Cave Creek - Swannanoa Creek - Sycamore Branch - Tantrough Branch - Thompsons Fork - 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Second Rocky Tunnel - Second Washburn Tunnel - Snipes Tunnel - Speedy Tunnel - Swannanoa Tunnel - Third Washburn Tunnel - Twin Tunnel North - Twin Tunnel South - Twin Tunnels - Upper Bridle Tunnel - Upper Pine Tunnel - Wildacres Tunnel - Valley Allison Cove - Padgett Cove - Pot Cove - Turkey Cove - Walnut Cove - Ward Hollow .