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Duplin County, North Carolina (NC)

County population in 2019: 60,249 (14% urban, 86% rural); it was 49,063 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 7,765
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 7,781
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 13,681
Renter-occupied apartments: 6,949 (it was 4,586 in 2000)
% of renters here:

25%
State:

33%

Land area: 818 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 74 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Duplin County: 79.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (20.8%), Construction (18.5%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (10.3%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (10.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 63%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 36%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Duplin County, NC (2019)
    • 30,76762.7%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 14,22929.0%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 13,89128.3%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1,0872.2%Two or more races
    • 2650.5%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 2350.5%Asian alone
    • 420.09%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 400.08%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

40.9 years
North Carolina median age:

39.1 years
Males: 29,276  (48.6%)
Females: 30,973  (51.4%)
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Average household size:
Duplin County:

2.0 people
North Carolina:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $43,859 ($29,890 in 1999)
This county:

$43,859
North Carolina:

$57,341

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $450 (lower quartile is $331, upper quartile is $582)
This county:

$450
State:

$755


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $101,024 (it was $63,400 in 2000)
Duplin:

$101,024
North Carolina:

$193,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $58,587 - $173,874
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,111
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $381

Institutionalized population: 592

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 2
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 8
  • Assaults: 95
  • Burglaries: 446
  • Thefts: 271
  • Auto thefts: 77

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 12
  • Assaults: 94
  • Burglaries: 474
  • Thefts: 388
  • Auto thefts: 66
Duplin County, NC map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 117 buildings, average cost: $100,100
  • 1998: 118 buildings, average cost: $121,100
  • 1999: 114 buildings, average cost: $108,500
  • 2000: 97 buildings, average cost: $110,300
  • 2001: 92 buildings, average cost: $131,700
  • 2002: 126 buildings, average cost: $134,400
  • 2003: 114 buildings, average cost: $159,800
  • 2004: 143 buildings, average cost: $157,000
  • 2005: 120 buildings, average cost: $148,500
  • 2006: 119 buildings, average cost: $12,100
  • 2007: 118 buildings, average cost: $204,400
  • 2008: 86 buildings, average cost: $234,400
  • 2009: 52 buildings, average cost: $191,300
  • 2010: 77 buildings, average cost: $171,700
  • 2011: 43 buildings, average cost: $179,400
  • 2012: 51 buildings, average cost: $179,900
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 46 buildings, average cost: $171,700
  • 2015: 36 buildings, average cost: $240,000
  • 2016: 49 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2017: 49 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2018: 52 buildings, average cost: $176,900
  • 2019: 47 buildings, average cost: $200,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Duplin, NC residents
Average permit cost in Duplin, NC
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,006 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $634 (0.8%)

Distribution of median household income in Duplin, NC in 2019
Distribution of house value in Duplin, NC in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Duplin, NC in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 19.6%
Duplin County:

19.6%
North Carolina:

13.6%
(11.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.3% for Black residents, 31.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 31.5% for other race residents, 24.6% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 40.9 years old
(Males: 39.3 years old, Females: 43.3 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 48.2 years old, Black residents: 45.5 years old, American Indian residents: 44.9 years old, Asian residents: 36.4 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 22.6 years old, Other race residents: 26.7 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Duplin County is $452 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $503 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $636 a month.

Cities in this county include: Wallace, Warsaw, Rose Hill, Kenansville, Beulaville, Magnolia, Faison, Greenevers, Potters Hill, Calypso.

Duplin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Neighboring counties: Valencia County, New Mexico , Castro County, Texas , Lee County , Meigs County, Tennessee , Richmond County , Gray County, Texas , Swisher County, Texas .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.0%
North Carolina:

6.1%

Unemployment by year in Duplin, NC
County total employment by year in Duplin, NC
County average yearly wages by year in Duplin, NC

Current college students: 1,402
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 76.1%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 12.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 7,738 (18.9% naturalized citizens)

Duplin County:

12.8%
Whole state:

8.4%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1,7562010 or later
  • 2,3232000 to 2009
  • 2,5741990 to 1999
  • 9701980 to 1989
  • 2331970 to 1979
  • 50Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 67.7%

Duplin County marital status for males Duplin County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 15,591
  • One, attached: 143
  • Two: 367
  • 3 or 4: 576
  • 5 to 9: 189
  • 10 to 19: 58
  • 20 to 49: 249
  • 50 or more: 96
  • Mobile homes: 8,905
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 20

Housing units in Duplin County with a mortgage: 6,469 (49 second mortgage, 587 home equity loan, 12 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 8,964

Here:

42.9% with mortgage
State:

63.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Duplin County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant11,28281
Mainline Protestant4,17637
Black Protestant2,56423
Other3243
Catholic3153
None39,844-
Duplin County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 15
Duplin County:

2.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
Duplin County:

6.08 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 36
This county:

6.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Duplin County:

10.4%
North Carolina:

9.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Duplin County:

31.1%
State:

28.3%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

22.6%
State:

15.6%

Agriculture in Duplin County:

Average size of farms: 197 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $601,057
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $420.46
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.18%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 91.69%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $503,222
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 60.24%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 13.50%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $93,025
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 85.80%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 8.74
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.31%
Corn for grain: 40213 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 17266 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 21012 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 48735 harvested acres
Vegetables: 4,666 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 43 acres

Earthquake activity:

Duplin County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above North Carolina state average. It is 60% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 206.5 miles away from Duplin County center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 204.8 miles away from the county center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 186.9 miles away from the county center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 184.2 miles away from the county center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 266.9 miles away from Duplin County center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:18, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 197.2 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • North Carolina Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4487, Natural disaster type: Other
  • North Carolina Hurricane Dorian, Incident Period: September 1, 2019 - September 9, 2019, FEMA Id: 4465, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Hurricane Florence, Incident Period: September 7, 2018 - September 29, 2018, FEMA Id: 4393, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Hurricane Matthew, Incident Period: October 04, 2016 to October 24, 2016, Emergency Declared EM-3380: October 07, 2016, FEMA Id: 3380, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Hurricane Matthew, Incident Period: October 04, 2016 to October 24, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4285: October 10, 2016, FEMA Id: 4285, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Hurricane Irene, Incident Period: August 25, 2011 to September 01, 2011, Emergency Declared EM-3327: August 25, 2011, FEMA Id: 3327, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Hurricane Irene, Incident Period: August 25, 2011 to September 01, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4019: August 31, 2011, FEMA Id: 4019, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Hurricane Earl, Incident Period: September 01, 2010 to September 04, 2010, Emergency Declared EM-3314: September 01, 2010, FEMA Id: 3314, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Hurricane Ophelia, Incident Period: September 11, 2005 to September 17, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3254: September 14, 2005, FEMA Id: 3254, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3222: September 05, 2005, FEMA Id: 3222, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • 7 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Duplin County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 15, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Duplin

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 17,742 (79.6%)
  • Carpooled: 2,867 (12.9%)
  • Bus: 38 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 368 (1.7%)
  • Bicycle: 1 (0.0%)
  • Walked: 333 (1.5%)
  • Worked at home: 796 (3.6%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (45%)
  • Honduras (26%)
  • Guatemala (17%)
  • El Salvador (3%)
  • Scotland (1%)
  • India (1%)
  • Colombia (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Duplin County


  • American (14%)
  • English (5%)
  • Irish (3%)
  • German (3%)
  • Scottish (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • Italian (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Duplin County, North Carolina in 2000:

  • 287 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 279 people in state prisons
  • 149 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 83 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 79 people in other group homes
  • 45 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 26 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 19 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 15 people in nursing homes

People in group quarters in Duplin County, North Carolina in 2010:

  • 322 people in state prisons
  • 269 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 54 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 26 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 7 people in residential treatment centers for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $41,040.

5.90% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,117 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.90%
North Carolina average:

7.88%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.40% relocated from other counties in North Carolina ($22,558 average AGI)
1.50% relocated from other states ($10,558 average AGI)
Duplin County:

1.50%
North Carolina average:

3.75%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Sampson County, NC  0.75% ($28,097 average AGI)
from Wayne County, NC  0.67% ($25,667)
from Onslow County, NC  0.57% ($33,796)
from New Hanover County, NC  0.46% ($39,157)
from Pender County, NC  0.45% ($29,395)
from Lenoir County, NC  0.38% ($26,882)
from Wake County, NC  0.17% ($25,400)


6.01% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,560 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.01%
North Carolina average:

7.23%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.69% relocated to other counties in North Carolina ($23,355 average AGI)
1.32% relocated to other states ($9,205 average AGI)
Duplin County:

1.32%
North Carolina average:

3.07%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Wayne County, NC  0.79% ($31,510 average AGI)
to Sampson County, NC  0.64% ($25,522)
to Onslow County, NC  0.57% ($27,108)
to Lenoir County, NC  0.41% ($29,164)
to Pender County, NC  0.38% ($33,594)
to New Hanover County, NC  0.33% ($31,833)
to Wake County, NC  0.25% ($38,356)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 15.8

Births per 1000 population in Duplin County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 8.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Duplin County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 11.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.4

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Duplin County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 20.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 8.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Duplin County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Duplin County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Duplin County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Duplin County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Duplin County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Duplin County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 8,371 (6,321 aged, 2,050 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 2,392 (17%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Duplin County, North Carolina in 1999 - 2019:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (678)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (616)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (529)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (435)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (410)
  • Unspecified dementia (313)
  • Chronic ischaemic heart disease, unspecified (167)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (158)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (138)
  • Congestive heart failure (121)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 21%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 20%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.93
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 7,136
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 172
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 27,622

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,654
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,004
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 6

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 23
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 65

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 4

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 101.7. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 65.0
  • Other - 36.7

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 107.3. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 87.5
  • Other - 19.8

Household type by relationship:

Households: 60,249
  • Male householders: 10,802 (2,767 living alone), Female householders: 11,099 (3,305 living alone)
  • 10,290 spouses (10,198 opposite-sex spouses), 1,381 unmarried partners, (1,368 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 17,621 children (16,645 natural, 191 adopted, 774 stepchildren), 3,046 grandchildren, 816 brothers or sisters, 1,197 parents, 20 foster children, 1,688 other relatives, 1,834 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 477

Size of family households: 6,698 2-persons, 3,581 3-persons, 2,409 4-persons, 1,106 5-persons, 534 6-persons, 382 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 6,072 1-person, 752 2-persons, 212 3-persons, 126 4-persons, 6 5-persons.

6,707 married couples with children.
4,366 single-parent households (1,293 men, 3,073 women).

78.6% of residents of Duplin speak English at home.
20.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (48% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 23% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (48% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 30% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (70% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 18% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (43% speak English very well, 57% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $293,317,000 ($5,665 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $14,706,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $121,972,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $58,519,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $10,713,000
Federal grants: $87,004,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,553,000 ($59,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $13,556,000 ($5,413,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,497,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $6,183,000
Federal Government insurance: $101,943,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 4,111
Here:

79 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,666
Here:

51 per 1000 residents
State:

44 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +2,414
Here:

+46 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -864
Here -17 per 1000 residents
State +27 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Duplin County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 5.37 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.4

Year house built in Duplin County, North Carolina
  • Year house built in Duplin County, North Carolina
  • 8622014 or later
  • 6122010 to 2013
  • 3,1402000 to 2009
  • 5,7601990 to 1999
  • 4,1661980 to 1989
  • 4,1231970 to 1979
  • 2,6131960 to 1969
  • 2,2311950 to 1959
  • 1,0101940 to 1949
  • 1,7971939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Duplin County, North Carolina
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Duplin County, North Carolina
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Duplin County, North Carolina
  • 461 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 3023 rooms
  • 2,0924 rooms
  • 3,9865 rooms
  • 3,4526 rooms
  • 2,2877 rooms
  • 1,6648 rooms
  • 1,5389+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Duplin County, North Carolina
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Duplin County, North Carolina
  • 2111 room
  • 1462 rooms
  • 7363 rooms
  • 2,2234 rooms
  • 1,6225 rooms
  • 7266 rooms
  • 4407 rooms
  • 1928 rooms
  • 1439+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Duplin County, North Carolina
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Duplin County, North Carolina
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Duplin County, North Carolina
  • 42no bedroom
  • 871 bedroom
  • 2,5482 bedrooms
  • 10,0133 bedrooms
  • 2,2234 bedrooms
  • 4235+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Duplin County, North Carolina
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Duplin County, North Carolina
  • 209no bedroom
  • 8241 bedroom
  • 2,0482 bedrooms
  • 3,0433 bedrooms
  • 2554 bedrooms
  • 405+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Duplin County, North Carolina in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Duplin County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Duplin County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 528no vehicle
  • 3,4041 vehicle
  • 5,4932 vehicles
  • 3,5683 vehicles
  • 1,3014 vehicles
  • 1,2155+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Duplin County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Duplin County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 852no vehicle
  • 2,8861 vehicle
  • 2,0642 vehicles
  • 5303 vehicles
  • 764 vehicles
  • 695+ vehicles

86.7% of Duplin County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 39% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 74% lived in North Carolina.

Duplin County:

86.7%
State average:

84.8%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 42,283
  • Other state: 9,928
  • Northeast: 3,087
  • Midwest: 1,258
  • South: 4,377
  • West: 1,210
Year householders moved into unit in Duplin County, NC
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Duplin County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 71.2%Electricity
  • 24.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.5%Utility gas
  • 1.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.6%Wood
  • 0.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 84.4%Electricity
  • 12.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%Wood
  • 0.8%No fuel used
  • 0.8%Utility gas
  • 0.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 258
Here:

3.8%
North Carolina:

11.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 257
Here:

8.3%
North Carolina:

9.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 309
Here:

11.1%
North Carolina:

19.1%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Duplin County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $3,339,000
  • Charges - Other: $3,788,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,256,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $1,627,000
    Higher Education - Other: $659,000
    Hospital Public: $582,000
    Air Transportation: $519,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $396,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $354,000
    Parks and Recreation: $162,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $54,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $3,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $46,891,000
    Housing and Community Development: $785,000
    Solid Waste Management: $777,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $196,000
    Parks and Recreation: $17,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $88,536,000
    Other Higher Education: $12,316,000
    Health - Other: $9,183,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $7,460,000
    Police Protection: $6,900,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,440,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,165,000
    Local Fire Protection: $2,586,000
    Water Utilities: $2,351,000
    Financial Administration: $2,062,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,913,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,173,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,173,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $1,032,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,015,000
    General - Other: $982,000
    Transit Utilities: $897,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $762,000
    Air Transportation: $618,000
    Parks and Recreation: $549,000
    Libraries: $443,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $251,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $2,254,000
    Other: $456,000
    Public Welfare: $41,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,734,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $403,000
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $7,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare: $492,000
    Correctional Institutions: $6,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $875,000
    Other: $554,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $67,344,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $65,011,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,333,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,375,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $502,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $478,000
    Sale of Property: $170,000
    Rents: $123,000
    Interest Earnings: $26,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,944,000
    Police Protection: $356,000
    Health - Other: $256,000
    Libraries: $124,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $100,000
    General Public Building: $73,000
    Local Fire Protection: $33,000
    Housing and Community Development: $31,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $27,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $3,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,409,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,401,000
    Transit Utilities: $637,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $75,132,000
    Public Welfare: $9,680,000
    Other: $2,848,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,519,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,012,000
    Housing and Community Development: $678,000
    Transit Utilities: $554,000
  • Tax - Property: $31,514,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $10,548,000
    Other: $254,000
    Other License: $141,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $141,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $98,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $15,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $54,230,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $562,000

Duplin County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $3,339,000
  • Charges - Other: $3,788,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,256,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $1,627,000
    Higher Education - Other: $659,000
    Hospital Public: $582,000
    Air Transportation: $519,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $396,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $354,000
    Parks and Recreation: $162,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $54,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $3,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $46,891,000
    Housing and Community Development: $785,000
    Solid Waste Management: $777,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $196,000
    Parks and Recreation: $17,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $88,536,000
    Other Higher Education: $12,316,000
    Health - Other: $9,183,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $7,460,000
    Police Protection: $6,900,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,440,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,165,000
    Local Fire Protection: $2,586,000
    Water Utilities: $2,351,000
    Financial Administration: $2,062,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,913,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,173,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,173,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $1,032,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,015,000
    General - Other: $982,000
    Transit Utilities: $897,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $762,000
    Air Transportation: $618,000
    Parks and Recreation: $549,000
    Libraries: $443,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $251,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $2,254,000
    Other: $456,000
    Public Welfare: $41,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,734,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $403,000
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $7,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare: $492,000
    Correctional Institutions: $6,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $875,000
    Other: $554,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $67,344,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $65,011,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,333,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,375,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $502,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $478,000
    Sale of Property: $170,000
    Rents: $123,000
    Interest Earnings: $26,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,944,000
    Police Protection: $356,000
    Health - Other: $256,000
    Libraries: $124,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $100,000
    General Public Building: $73,000
    Local Fire Protection: $33,000
    Housing and Community Development: $31,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $27,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $3,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,409,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,401,000
    Transit Utilities: $637,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $75,132,000
    Public Welfare: $9,680,000
    Other: $2,848,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,519,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,012,000
    Housing and Community Development: $678,000
    Transit Utilities: $554,000
  • Tax - Property: $31,514,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $10,548,000
    Other: $254,000
    Other License: $141,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $141,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $98,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $15,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $54,230,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $562,000

Duplin County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $3,339,000
  • Charges - Other: $3,788,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,256,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $1,627,000
    Higher Education - Other: $659,000
    Hospital Public: $582,000
    Air Transportation: $519,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $396,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $354,000
    Parks and Recreation: $162,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $54,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $3,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $46,891,000
    Housing and Community Development: $785,000
    Solid Waste Management: $777,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $196,000
    Parks and Recreation: $17,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $88,536,000
    Other Higher Education: $12,316,000
    Health - Other: $9,183,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $7,460,000
    Police Protection: $6,900,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,440,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,165,000
    Local Fire Protection: $2,586,000
    Water Utilities: $2,351,000
    Financial Administration: $2,062,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,913,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,173,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,173,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $1,032,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,015,000
    General - Other: $982,000
    Transit Utilities: $897,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $762,000
    Air Transportation: $618,000
    Parks and Recreation: $549,000
    Libraries: $443,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $251,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $2,254,000
    Other: $456,000
    Public Welfare: $41,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,734,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $403,000
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $7,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare: $492,000
    Correctional Institutions: $6,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $875,000
    Other: $554,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $67,344,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $65,011,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,333,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,375,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $502,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $478,000
    Sale of Property: $170,000
    Rents: $123,000
    Interest Earnings: $26,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,944,000
    Police Protection: $356,000
    Health - Other: $256,000
    Libraries: $124,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $100,000
    General Public Building: $73,000
    Local Fire Protection: $33,000
    Housing and Community Development: $31,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $27,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $3,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,409,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,401,000
    Transit Utilities: $637,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $75,132,000
    Public Welfare: $9,680,000
    Other: $2,848,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,519,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,012,000
    Housing and Community Development: $678,000
    Transit Utilities: $554,000
  • Tax - Property: $31,514,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $10,548,000
    Other: $254,000
    Other License: $141,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $141,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $98,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $15,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $54,230,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $562,000

Duplin County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $3,339,000
  • Charges - Other: $3,788,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,256,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $1,627,000
    Higher Education - Other: $659,000
    Hospital Public: $582,000
    Air Transportation: $519,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $396,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $354,000
    Parks and Recreation: $162,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $54,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $3,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $46,891,000
    Housing and Community Development: $785,000
    Solid Waste Management: $777,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $196,000
    Parks and Recreation: $17,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $88,536,000
    Other Higher Education: $12,316,000
    Health - Other: $9,183,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $7,460,000
    Police Protection: $6,900,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,440,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,165,000
    Local Fire Protection: $2,586,000
    Water Utilities: $2,351,000
    Financial Administration: $2,062,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,913,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,173,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,173,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $1,032,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,015,000
    General - Other: $982,000
    Transit Utilities: $897,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $762,000
    Air Transportation: $618,000
    Parks and Recreation: $549,000
    Libraries: $443,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $251,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $2,254,000
    Other: $456,000
    Public Welfare: $41,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,734,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $403,000
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $7,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare: $492,000
    Correctional Institutions: $6,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $875,000
    Other: $554,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $67,344,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $65,011,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,333,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,375,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $502,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $478,000
    Sale of Property: $170,000
    Rents: $123,000
    Interest Earnings: $26,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,944,000
    Police Protection: $356,000
    Health - Other: $256,000
    Libraries: $124,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $100,000
    General Public Building: $73,000
    Local Fire Protection: $33,000
    Housing and Community Development: $31,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $27,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $3,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,409,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,401,000
    Transit Utilities: $637,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $75,132,000
    Public Welfare: $9,680,000
    Other: $2,848,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,519,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,012,000
    Housing and Community Development: $678,000
    Transit Utilities: $554,000
  • Tax - Property: $31,514,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $10,548,000
    Other: $254,000
    Other License: $141,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $141,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $98,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $15,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $54,230,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $562,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,991
  • Number of aged recipients: 342
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,649
  • Number of recipients under 18: 289
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,071
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 631
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 962
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 759
Most common first names in Duplin County, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James42470.3 years
Mary38578.4 years
William30871.5 years
John27074.1 years
Robert20770.0 years
Annie20278.2 years
Willie17871.7 years
George16170.2 years
David11167.9 years
Henry10574.0 years
Most common last names in Duplin County, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams36873.1 years
Smith24872.4 years
Brown21374.4 years
Jones19172.9 years
Miller15874.1 years
Johnson14875.3 years
Moore14572.2 years
Lanier13174.5 years
Wells11775.5 years
Boney11474.4 years
Businesses in Duplin County, NC
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1McDonald's4
Advance Auto Parts3Nike1
Arby's1Pizza Hut1
AutoZone1RadioShack2
Burger King2Rite Aid1
CVS2Sears1
Chevrolet1Sleep Inn1
Days Inn1Subway2
Domino's Pizza1T-Mobile1
Dunkin Donuts3Taco Bell2
FedEx3True Value1
Ford1U-Haul4
H&R Block3U.S. Cellular7
Hardee's3UPS2
Holiday Inn1Waffle House1
KFC3Walgreens2
Lane Furniture1Walmart2
MasterBrand Cabinets1

Duplin County on our top lists:

  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"