Statewide Claims to Fame

Roxboro is 3rd in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Income below poverty line

Roxboro is 14th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Race - Black or African American

Roxboro is 18th in North Carolina out of 115 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Roxboro is 20th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Female residents

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Roxboro Rank North Carolina US
Current population (2012) 8,320 94th 9,752,073 313,914,040
Size in square miles 6.5 113th 48,617.9 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,296.2 67th 196.1 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Roxboro Rank North Carolina US
Residents younger than 5 6.9% 71st 6.4% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 22.9% 96th 23.4% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 18.6% 25th 13.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Roxboro Rank North Carolina US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 70.7% 141st 84.1% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 11.1% 140th 26.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Roxboro Rank North Carolina US
Race - White 44.9% 130th 71.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 46.8% 14th 22.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6% 45th 1.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.4% 141st 2.5% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 69th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.1% 77th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 8.7% 52nd 8.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 42.0% 129th 64.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Roxboro Rank North Carolina US
Female residents 54.7% 20th 51.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 6.6% 68th 7.4% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Roxboro Rank North Carolina US
Housing units 4,044 95th 4,362,740 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 20.2% 78th 17.0% 25.9%
Households 3,276 95th 3,664,119 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 42.4% 136th 67.8% 66.1%
Home median value $96,300 134th $152,700 $186,200
People per household 2.5 68th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Roxboro Rank North Carolina US
Income per capita $14,375 141st $25,256 $27,915
Income per household $24,375 140th $46,291 $52,762
Income below poverty line 41.7% 3rd 16.1% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Roxboro Rank North Carolina US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,161 75th 798,791 27,092,908
Retail sales $328,921 62nd $114,578,173 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $37,973 18th $12,641 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $34,202 65th $16,126,939 $613,795,732

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