Statewide Claims to Fame

Etowah is 4th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Residents 65 or older

Etowah is 8th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Home ownership rate

Etowah is 9th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Race - White

Etowah is 11th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Etowah Rank North Carolina US
Size in square miles 17.5 47th 48,617.9 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 396 137th 196.1 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Etowah Rank North Carolina US
Residents younger than 5 4.7% 135th 6.4% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 18.6% 132nd 23.4% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 28.4% 4th 13.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Etowah Rank North Carolina US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 92.2% 33rd 84.1% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 20.6% 92nd 26.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Etowah Rank North Carolina US
Race - White 93.4% 9th 71.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 1.1% 142nd 22.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 138th 1.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.9% 107th 2.5% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 111th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.8% 96th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 5.4% 85th 8.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 90.8% 11th 64.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Etowah Rank North Carolina US
Female residents 50.8% 116th 51.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 6.0% 78th 7.4% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Etowah Rank North Carolina US
Housing units 3,520 105th 4,362,740 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 2.2% 133rd 17.0% 25.9%
Households 2,938 107th 3,664,119 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 90.0% 8th 67.8% 66.1%
Home median value $166,100 59th $152,700 $186,200
People per household 2.4 97th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Etowah Rank North Carolina US
Income per capita $26,707 46th $25,256 $27,915
Income per household $45,863 66th $46,291 $52,762
Income below poverty line 9.1% 110th 16.1% 14.3%

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