Statewide Claims to Fame

Randolph County is 11th in North Carolina out of 100 other counties in Size in square miles

Randolph County is 16th in North Carolina out of 100 other counties in Race - Hispanic or Latino

Randolph County is 16th in North Carolina out of 100 other counties in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Randolph County is 18th in North Carolina out of 100 other counties in Non-farm private employees

Randolph County is 19th in North Carolina out of 100 other counties in Current population (2012)

Randolph County is 19th in North Carolina out of 100 other counties in Foreign born residents

Randolph County is 19th in North Carolina out of 100 other counties in Households

Randolph County is 19th in North Carolina out of 100 other counties in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Randolph County is 20th in North Carolina out of 100 other counties in Housing units

Randolph County is 20th in North Carolina out of 100 other counties in Non-farm private establishments

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General Demographics

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Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Randolph County Rank North Carolina US
Current population (2012) 142,466 19th 9,752,073 313,914,040
Size in square miles 782.5 11th 48,617.9 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 181.1 28th 196.1 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Randolph County Rank North Carolina US
Residents younger than 5 6.1% 31st 6.4% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 24.0% 21st 23.4% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 15.2% 65th 13.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Randolph County Rank North Carolina US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 76.8% 77th 84.1% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 13.8% 72nd 26.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Randolph County Rank North Carolina US
Race - White 90.3% 27th 71.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 6.1% 73rd 22.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 1.1% 22nd 1.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.1% 36th 2.5% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 16th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.4% 56th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 10.7% 16th 8.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 80.9% 35th 64.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Randolph County Rank North Carolina US
Female residents 50.6% 71st 51.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 6.8% 19th 7.4% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Randolph County Rank North Carolina US
Housing units 61,276 20th 4,362,740 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 9.5% 41st 17.0% 25.9%
Households 54,897 19th 3,664,119 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 73.8% 40th 67.8% 66.1%
Home median value $122,400 58th $152,700 $186,200
People per household 2.5 34th 2.5 2.6
Building permits (last year) 264 27th 48,692 829,658

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Randolph County Rank North Carolina US
Income per capita $21,384 48th $25,256 $27,915
Income per household $40,602 54th $46,291 $52,762
Income below poverty line 17.6% 50th 16.1% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Randolph County Rank North Carolina US
Non-farm private establishments 2,558 20th 215,113 7,354,043
Non-farm private employees 37,461 18th 3,284,592 113,425,965
Total businesses (including small businesses) 11,843 19th 798,791 27,092,908
Retail sales $1,156,737 25th $114,578,173 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $8,303 67th $12,641 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $131,315 29th $16,126,939 $613,795,732

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