Statewide Claims to Fame

Goldsboro is 8th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Race - Black or African American

Goldsboro is 20th in North Carolina out of 123 other cities in Retail sales

Goldsboro, North Carolina Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Goldsboro Rank North Carolina US
Current population (2012) 37,051 23rd 9,752,073 313,914,040
Size in square miles 28.1 22nd 48,617.9 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,294.8 68th 196.1 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Goldsboro Rank North Carolina US
Residents younger than 5 7.3% 49th 6.4% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 23.1% 94th 23.4% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 14.9% 62nd 13.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Goldsboro Rank North Carolina US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 84.0% 86th 84.1% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 18.2% 106th 26.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Goldsboro Rank North Carolina US
Race - White 39.2% 137th 71.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 54.3% 8th 22.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 76th 1.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.8% 60th 2.5% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 22nd 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.6% 33rd 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 4.3% 104th 8.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 37.4% 136th 64.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Goldsboro Rank North Carolina US
Female residents 51.5% 94th 51.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 3.2% 118th 7.4% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Goldsboro Rank North Carolina US
Housing units 16,824 22nd 4,362,740 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 29.4% 33rd 17.0% 25.9%
Households 14,850 22nd 3,664,119 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 44.1% 135th 67.8% 66.1%
Home median value $118,400 111th $152,700 $186,200
People per household 2.3 119th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Goldsboro Rank North Carolina US
Income per capita $20,628 105th $25,256 $27,915
Income per household $35,384 102nd $46,291 $52,762
Income below poverty line 24.1% 29th 16.1% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Goldsboro Rank North Carolina US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 3,427 25th 798,791 27,092,908
Retail sales $1,027,092 20th $114,578,173 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $26,821 40th $12,641 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $109,955 21st $16,126,939 $613,795,732

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