Statewide Claims to Fame

Aberdeen is 9th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Race - American Indian or Alaska Native

Aberdeen is 11th in North Carolina out of 115 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Aberdeen is 14th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Race - Two or More

Aberdeen is 15th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

Aberdeen, North Carolina Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Aberdeen Rank North Carolina US
Current population (2012) 6,662 109th 9,752,073 313,914,040
Size in square miles 8.5 92nd 48,617.9 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 746.2 128th 196.1 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Aberdeen Rank North Carolina US
Residents younger than 5 7.2% 55th 6.4% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 23.7% 81st 23.4% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 16.2% 48th 13.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Aberdeen Rank North Carolina US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 90.4% 52nd 84.1% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 24.7% 71st 26.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Aberdeen Rank North Carolina US
Race - White 67.9% 86th 71.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 24.7% 52nd 22.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 1.3% 9th 1.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.8% 61st 2.5% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 88th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.9% 14th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 5.1% 91st 8.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 64.8% 81st 64.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Aberdeen Rank North Carolina US
Female residents 53.6% 39th 51.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 4.2% 104th 7.4% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Aberdeen Rank North Carolina US
Housing units 3,081 112th 4,362,740 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 35.7% 15th 17.0% 25.9%
Households 2,852 110th 3,664,119 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 52.1% 115th 67.8% 66.1%
Home median value $164,900 61st $152,700 $186,200
People per household 2.1 134th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Aberdeen Rank North Carolina US
Income per capita $21,361 94th $25,256 $27,915
Income per household $35,281 104th $46,291 $52,762
Income below poverty line 13.4% 87th 16.1% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Aberdeen Rank North Carolina US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 540 113th 798,791 27,092,908
Retail sales $280,416 69th $114,578,173 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $51,852 11th $12,641 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $37,216 60th $16,126,939 $613,795,732

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