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Granville County, North Carolina (NC)

County population in 2017: 59,788 (45% urban, 55% rural); it was 48,498 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 10,604
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,568
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 12,504
Renter-occupied apartments: 5,456 (it was 4,150 in 2000)
% of renters here:

25%
State:

33%

Land area: 531 sq. mi.

Water area: 5.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 113 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Granville County: 81.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (25.1%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (15.5%), Educational, health and social services (14.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 82%
  • Government: 5%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 13%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Granville County, NC (2017)
    • 34,47771.1%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 18,28737.7%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 4,6829.7%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1,5823.3%Two or more races
    • 3140.6%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 2540.5%Asian alone
    • 800.2%Some other race alone
    • 230.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

42.9 years
North Carolina median age:

38.8 years
Males: 30,311  (50.7%)
Females: 29,477  (49.3%)
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Average household size:
Granville County:

2.0 people
North Carolina:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $54,606 ($39,965 in 1999)
This county:

$54,606
North Carolina:

$52,752

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $576 (lower quartile is $428, upper quartile is $755)
This county:

$576
State:

$698


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $155,356 (it was $88,100 in 2000)
Granville:

$155,356
North Carolina:

$171,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $99,193 - $234,361
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,228
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $392

Institutionalized population: 6,383

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 14
  • Assaults: 46
  • Burglaries: 300
  • Thefts: 408
  • Auto thefts: 44

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 4
  • Robberies: 10
  • Assaults: 45
  • Burglaries: 355
  • Thefts: 344
  • Auto thefts: 46
Granville County, NC map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 268 buildings, average cost: $100,400
  • 1998: 306 buildings, average cost: $109,300
  • 1999: 342 buildings, average cost: $111,700
  • 2000: 392 buildings, average cost: $117,500
  • 2001: 406 buildings, average cost: $110,800
  • 2002: 358 buildings, average cost: $120,100
  • 2003: 433 buildings, average cost: $128,800
  • 2004: 398 buildings, average cost: $123,000
  • 2005: 626 buildings, average cost: $140,200
  • 2006: 520 buildings, average cost: $173,300
  • 2007: 522 buildings, average cost: $166,300
  • 2008: 292 buildings, average cost: $149,400
  • 2009: 202 buildings, average cost: $135,400
  • 2010: 194 buildings, average cost: $138,000
  • 2011: 142 buildings, average cost: $146,200
  • 2012: 167 buildings, average cost: $166,900
  • 2013: 214 buildings, average cost: $184,500
  • 2014: 224 buildings, average cost: $175,900
  • 2015: 259 buildings, average cost: $192,000
  • 2016: 350 buildings, average cost: $168,400
  • 2017: 270 buildings, average cost: $166,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Granville, NC residents
Average permit cost in Granville, NC
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,626 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,042 (0.9%)

Distribution of median household income in Granville, NC in 2017
Distribution of house value in Granville, NC in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Granville, NC in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 13.0%
Granville County:

13.0%
North Carolina:

14.7%
(8.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.5% for Black residents, 20.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 13.8% for American Indian residents, 12.4% for other race residents, 18.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 42.9 years old
(Males: 41.4 years old, Females: 44.1 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 46.1 years old, Black residents: 42.5 years old, American Indian residents: 37.0 years old, Asian residents: 47.9 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 24.8 years old, Other race residents: 30.1 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Granville County is $463 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $557 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $695 a month.

Cities in this county include: Oxford, Butner, Creedmoor, Stovall, Stem.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Granville County: Push (A), Hesters Store (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Granville County include: Hesters Grove Church (A), High View Baptist Church (B), Hyco Zion Baptist Church (C), Jones Chapel Baptist Church (D), Trinity Church (E), New Saint James Church (F), Bethany Baptist Church (G), Allen Chapel (H), Lamberth Memorial Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Surl Church Cemetery (1), Mount Zion United Methodist Cemetery (2), Mount Tirzah United Methodist Cemetery (3), Flat River Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery (4), Brookland Church Cemetery (5), Zion Level Baptist Church Cemetery (6), Woodsdale Methodist Church Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Hyco Lake (A), Wagstaff Pond (B), Roxboro City Lake (C), Hedgepeth Pond (D), Davis-Braun Pond (E), Thaxton Pond (F), Chub Lake (G), Roxboro Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Double Creek (A), Cub Creek (B), Cobbs Creek (C), Cattail Branch (D), Castle Creek (E), Cane Creek (F), Byrds Creek (G), Bushy Fork Creek (H), Bredlov Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Humphreys County, Tennessee , Orange County , Person County , Marshall County, Kentucky , Rockingham County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.5%
North Carolina:

4.1%

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

Current college students: 1,852
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 83.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 22.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 2,563 (41.6% naturalized citizens)

Granville County:

4.3%
Whole state:

8.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1582010 or later
  • 7072000 to 2009
  • 7931990 to 1999
  • 3821980 to 1989
  • 1341970 to 1979
  • 122Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 53.5%

Granville County marital status for males Granville County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 16,567
  • One, attached: 531
  • Two: 443
  • 3 or 4: 596
  • 5 to 9: 403
  • 10 to 19: 143
  • 20 to 49: 223
  • 50 or more: 39
  • Mobile homes: 5,216
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 38

Housing units in Granville County with a mortgage: 10,461 (288 second mortgage, 1,097 home equity loan, 25 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 5,301

Here:

66.7% with mortgage
State:

63.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Granville County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant20,20952
Mainline Protestant3,40324
Black Protestant9618
Catholic5951
Other111
None34,737-
Granville 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: 8
Granville County:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
This county:

1.07 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
Granville County:

5.00 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 18
This county:

3.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Granville County:

10.5%
North Carolina:

9.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Granville County:

36.1%
State:

28.3%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.5%
State:

15.6%

Agriculture in Granville County:

Average size of farms: 217 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $32,829
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $908.06
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.96%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 13.71%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $27,664
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 14.35%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 18.39%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $42,286
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 92.58%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 6.27
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 4.93%
Corn for grain: 760 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 2636 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 2286 harvested acres
Vegetables: 464 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 41 acres

Tornado activity:

Granville County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below North Carolina state average. It is 8856602.7 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused one injury recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 7/12/1964, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Granville County-area historical earthquake activity is near North Carolina state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 99.6 miles away from Granville County center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 320.2 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 273.5 miles away from the county center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 248.6 miles away from the county center
On 10/21/1998 at 05:56:47, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 8.3 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 77.9 miles away from Granville County center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 107.0 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • 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 Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: March 06, 2014 to March 07, 2014, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4167: March 31, 2014, FEMA Id: 4167, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • 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
  • North Carolina Hurricane Isabel, Incident Period: September 18, 2003 to September 26, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1490: September 18, 2003, FEMA Id: 1490, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Ice Storm, Incident Period: February 27, 2003 to February 28, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1457: March 27, 2003, FEMA Id: 1457, Natural disaster type: Ice Storm
  • North Carolina Severe Ice Storm, Incident Period: December 04, 2002 to December 06, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1448: December 12, 2002, FEMA Id: 1448, Natural disaster type: Ice Storm
  • North Carolina Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 24, 2000 to February 01, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1312: January 31, 2000, FEMA Id: 1312, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • North Carolina Hurricane Floyd & Irene, Incident Period: September 15, 1999 to November 02, 1999, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1292: September 16, 1999, FEMA Id: 1292, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Hurricane Floyd, Incident Period: September 15, 1999 to October 04, 1999, Emergency Declared EM-3146: September 15, 1999, FEMA Id: 3146, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Hurricane Fran, Incident Period: September 05, 1996 to October 21, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1134: September 06, 1996, FEMA Id: 1134, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • 5 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Granville County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Droughts: 2, Ice Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Granville

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 18,706 (85.3%)
  • Carpooled: 1,832 (8.4%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 45 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 236 (1.1%)
  • Bicycle: 28 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 137 (0.6%)
  • Worked at home: 906 (4.1%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (57%)
  • Canada (5%)
  • Yemen (4%)
  • Germany (3%)
  • Colombia (3%)
  • Philippines (2%)
  • Cuba (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Granville County


  • American (14%)
  • English (8%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • German (3%)
  • European (3%)
  • Italian (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)

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

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

  • 2,589 people in federal prisons and detention centers
  • 883 people in state prisons
  • 645 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 530 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the intellectually disabled
  • 302 people in nursing homes
  • 155 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 127 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 93 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 61 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 59 people in institutions for the blind
  • 22 people in other group homes
  • 20 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 5 people in homes for the mentally retarded

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

  • 4,597 people in federal prisons
  • 955 people in state prisons
  • 558 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 354 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 174 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 118 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 79 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 76 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 21 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 16 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $56,055.

7.62% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($49,718 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.62%
North Carolina average:

7.88%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.80% relocated from other counties in North Carolina ($35,939 average AGI)
1.81% relocated from other states ($13,779 average AGI)
Granville County:

1.81%
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 Wake County, NC  1.74% ($60,712 average AGI)
from Durham County, NC  1.54% ($41,903)
from Vance County, NC  0.75% ($34,077)
from Franklin County, NC  0.39% ($41,025)
from Person County, NC  0.18% ($37,895)
from Orange County, NC  0.13% ($32,654)
from Warren County, NC  0.12% ($49,625)


6.25% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($47,166 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.25%
North Carolina average:

7.23%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.74% relocated to other counties in North Carolina ($35,158 average AGI)
1.51% relocated to other states ($12,008 average AGI)
Granville County:

1.51%
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 Wake County, NC  1.34% ($62,150 average AGI)
to Durham County, NC  1.00% ($42,608)
to Vance County, NC  0.70% ($30,944)
to Franklin County, NC  0.32% ($47,831)
to Person County, NC  0.18% ($34,054)
to Pitt County, NC  0.15% ($24,533)
to Orange County, NC  0.14% ($47,345)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.9

Births per 1000 population in Granville County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 8.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Granville County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 10.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.1

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Granville County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 16.5%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 6.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Granville County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Granville County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Granville County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Granville County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Granville County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Granville County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 8,109 (5,867 aged, 2,242 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,359 (10%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Granville County, North Carolina in 1999 - 2014:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (579)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (377)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (346)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (309)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (298)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (214)
  • Chronic ischaemic heart disease, unspecified (210)
  • Unspecified dementia (203)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (167)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (149)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.89
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 4,601
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 269
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 25,122

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,226
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 840
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 4

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 26
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 60

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 6
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 69.0. This is less than state average.

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 80.0. This is less than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 59,788
  • In family households: 48,717 (7,745 male householders, 7,343 female householders)
    10,728 spouses, 17,274 children (15,567 natural, 618 adopted, 1,078 stepchildren), 1,669 grandchildren, 840 brothers or sisters, 909 parents, 1,046 other relatives, 1,173 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 7,303 (2,762 male householders (2,318 living alone)), 3,510 female householders (3,224 living alone)), 1,032 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 3,692

Size of family households: 6,696 2-persons, 3,693 3-persons, 3,186 4-persons, 1,013 5-persons, 348 6-persons, 147 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 5,545 1-person, 665 2-persons, 72 3-persons.

7,083 married couples with children.
3,663 single-parent households (1,153 men, 2,510 women).

91.8% of residents of Granville speak English at home.
6.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (67% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (73% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).
0.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (78% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (78% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 13% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $308,062,000 ($5,826 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $9,064,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $104,365,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $46,292,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $2,520,000
Federal grants: $60,198,000
Federal procurement contracts: $31,911,000 ($2,958,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $62,776,000 ($1,568,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,314,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $29,513,000
Federal Government insurance: $13,880,000

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

Births: 3,255
Here:

61 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,318
Here:

43 per 1000 residents
State:

44 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +881
Here:

+16 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +3,416
Here:

+64 per 1000 residents
State:

+27 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Granville County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.73 millions of gallons per day (5% from ground, 95% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.5

Year house built in Granville County, North Carolina
  • Year house built in Granville County, North Carolina
  • 6422014 or later
  • 8722010 to 2013
  • 5,6852000 to 2009
  • 5,2531990 to 1999
  • 3,0751980 to 1989
  • 3,0621970 to 1979
  • 1,8061960 to 1969
  • 1,2551950 to 1959
  • 7311940 to 1949
  • 1,8051939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Granville County, North Carolina
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Granville County, North Carolina
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Granville County, North Carolina
  • 241 room
  • 92 rooms
  • 583 rooms
  • 1,2634 rooms
  • 3,7915 rooms
  • 3,6006 rooms
  • 2,6527 rooms
  • 1,8988 rooms
  • 2,4489+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Granville County, North Carolina
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Granville County, North Carolina
  • 1711 room
  • 1142 rooms
  • 6043 rooms
  • 1,8414 rooms
  • 1,2515 rooms
  • 7936 rooms
  • 6117 rooms
  • 1588 rooms
  • 679+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Granville County, North Carolina
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Granville County, North Carolina
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Granville County, North Carolina
  • 27no bedroom
  • 1051 bedroom
  • 1,6832 bedrooms
  • 10,1003 bedrooms
  • 3,1874 bedrooms
  • 6905+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Granville County, North Carolina
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Granville County, North Carolina
  • 172no bedroom
  • 6451 bedroom
  • 2,3152 bedrooms
  • 1,9993 bedrooms
  • 4424 bedrooms
  • 505+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Granville County, North Carolina in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Granville County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Granville County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 333no vehicle
  • 3,1461 vehicle
  • 6,0842 vehicles
  • 3,6823 vehicles
  • 1,9894 vehicles
  • 6445+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Granville County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Granville County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 719no vehicle
  • 2,5741 vehicle
  • 1,5022 vehicles
  • 5173 vehicles
  • 2794 vehicles
  • 535+ vehicles

88.9% of Granville County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 26% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 71% lived in North Carolina.

Granville County:

88.9%
State average:

85.1%

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

  • This state: 40,023
  • Other state: 16,353
  • Northeast: 4,935
  • Midwest: 2,346
  • South: 7,903
  • West: 1,141
Year householders moved into unit in Granville County, NC
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Granville County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 62.2%Electricity
  • 17.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 14.3%Utility gas
  • 4.0%Wood
  • 2.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.1%Other fuel
  • 0.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 66.5%Electricity
  • 16.2%Utility gas
  • 8.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.3%Wood
  • 2.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.8%Other fuel
  • 0.3%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 503
Here:

9.2%
North Carolina:

10.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 220
Here:

6.0%
North Carolina:

10.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 580
Here:

22.0%
North Carolina:

17.9%

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

Granville County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $2,524,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $137,340,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,756,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $1,026,000
    Other: $920,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $826,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $573,000
    Sewerage: $304,000
    Parks and Recreation: $269,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $23,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $4,524,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,445,000
    Solid Waste Management: $161,000
    Parks and Recreation: $97,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $70,538,000
    Police Protection: $6,887,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $6,357,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,747,000
    Liquor Stores: $2,572,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,534,000
    General - Other: $2,362,000
    Financial Administration: $1,284,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,030,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,026,000
    Libraries: $987,000
    Parks and Recreation: $503,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $488,000
    Sewerage: $319,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $296,000
    Transit Utilities: $193,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $50,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $48,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $521,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,908,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Hospitals: $1,047,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $929,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $610,000
    Other - Health - Other: $578,000
    Other - Housing and Community Development: $206,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare: $359,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $1,047,000
    Other: $149,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $94,609,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $84,539,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,424,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,355,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,440,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,941,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $114,000
    Interest Earnings: $105,000
    Sale of Property: $26,000
    Rents: $21,000
    Special Assessments: $7,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $3,084,000
    General Public Building: $1,569,000
    Police Protection: $264,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $32,000
    Housing and Community Development: $31,000
    General - Other: $31,000
    Parks and Recreation: $28,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $22,000
    Correctional Institutions: $12,000
    Financial Administration: $12,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,497,000
  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $3,035,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $56,664,000
    Public Welfare: $6,322,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,780,000
    Other: $927,000
    Housing and Community Development: $275,000
  • Tax - Property: $36,420,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $6,322,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $325,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $257,000
    Other Selective Sales: $209,000
    Other License: $28,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $70,962,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $246,000

Granville County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $2,524,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $137,340,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,756,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $1,026,000
    Other: $920,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $826,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $573,000
    Sewerage: $304,000
    Parks and Recreation: $269,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $23,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $4,524,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,445,000
    Solid Waste Management: $161,000
    Parks and Recreation: $97,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $70,538,000
    Police Protection: $6,887,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $6,357,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,747,000
    Liquor Stores: $2,572,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,534,000
    General - Other: $2,362,000
    Financial Administration: $1,284,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,030,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,026,000
    Libraries: $987,000
    Parks and Recreation: $503,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $488,000
    Sewerage: $319,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $296,000
    Transit Utilities: $193,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $50,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $48,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $521,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,908,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Hospitals: $1,047,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $929,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $610,000
    Other - Health - Other: $578,000
    Other - Housing and Community Development: $206,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare: $359,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $1,047,000
    Other: $149,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $94,609,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $84,539,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,424,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,355,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,440,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,941,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $114,000
    Interest Earnings: $105,000
    Sale of Property: $26,000
    Rents: $21,000
    Special Assessments: $7,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $3,084,000
    General Public Building: $1,569,000
    Police Protection: $264,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $32,000
    Housing and Community Development: $31,000
    General - Other: $31,000
    Parks and Recreation: $28,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $22,000
    Correctional Institutions: $12,000
    Financial Administration: $12,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,497,000
  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $3,035,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $56,664,000
    Public Welfare: $6,322,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,780,000
    Other: $927,000
    Housing and Community Development: $275,000
  • Tax - Property: $36,420,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $6,322,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $325,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $257,000
    Other Selective Sales: $209,000
    Other License: $28,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $70,962,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $246,000

Granville County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $2,524,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $137,340,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,756,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $1,026,000
    Other: $920,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $826,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $573,000
    Sewerage: $304,000
    Parks and Recreation: $269,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $23,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $4,524,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,445,000
    Solid Waste Management: $161,000
    Parks and Recreation: $97,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $70,538,000
    Police Protection: $6,887,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $6,357,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,747,000
    Liquor Stores: $2,572,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,534,000
    General - Other: $2,362,000
    Financial Administration: $1,284,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,030,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,026,000
    Libraries: $987,000
    Parks and Recreation: $503,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $488,000
    Sewerage: $319,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $296,000
    Transit Utilities: $193,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $50,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $48,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $521,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,908,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Hospitals: $1,047,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $929,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $610,000
    Other - Health - Other: $578,000
    Other - Housing and Community Development: $206,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare: $359,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $1,047,000
    Other: $149,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $94,609,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $84,539,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,424,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,355,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,440,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,941,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $114,000
    Interest Earnings: $105,000
    Sale of Property: $26,000
    Rents: $21,000
    Special Assessments: $7,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $3,084,000
    General Public Building: $1,569,000
    Police Protection: $264,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $32,000
    Housing and Community Development: $31,000
    General - Other: $31,000
    Parks and Recreation: $28,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $22,000
    Correctional Institutions: $12,000
    Financial Administration: $12,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,497,000
  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $3,035,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $56,664,000
    Public Welfare: $6,322,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,780,000
    Other: $927,000
    Housing and Community Development: $275,000
  • Tax - Property: $36,420,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $6,322,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $325,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $257,000
    Other Selective Sales: $209,000
    Other License: $28,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $70,962,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $246,000

Granville County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $2,524,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $137,340,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,756,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $1,026,000
    Other: $920,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $826,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $573,000
    Sewerage: $304,000
    Parks and Recreation: $269,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $23,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $4,524,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,445,000
    Solid Waste Management: $161,000
    Parks and Recreation: $97,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $70,538,000
    Police Protection: $6,887,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $6,357,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,747,000
    Liquor Stores: $2,572,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,534,000
    General - Other: $2,362,000
    Financial Administration: $1,284,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,030,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,026,000
    Libraries: $987,000
    Parks and Recreation: $503,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $488,000
    Sewerage: $319,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $296,000
    Transit Utilities: $193,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $50,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $48,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $521,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,908,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Hospitals: $1,047,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $929,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $610,000
    Other - Health - Other: $578,000
    Other - Housing and Community Development: $206,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare: $359,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $1,047,000
    Other: $149,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $94,609,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $84,539,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,424,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,355,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,440,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,941,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $114,000
    Interest Earnings: $105,000
    Sale of Property: $26,000
    Rents: $21,000
    Special Assessments: $7,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $3,084,000
    General Public Building: $1,569,000
    Police Protection: $264,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $32,000
    Housing and Community Development: $31,000
    General - Other: $31,000
    Parks and Recreation: $28,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $22,000
    Correctional Institutions: $12,000
    Financial Administration: $12,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,497,000
  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $3,035,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $56,664,000
    Public Welfare: $6,322,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,780,000
    Other: $927,000
    Housing and Community Development: $275,000
  • Tax - Property: $36,420,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $6,322,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $325,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $257,000
    Other Selective Sales: $209,000
    Other License: $28,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $70,962,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $246,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,528
  • Number of aged recipients: 252
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,276
  • Number of recipients under 18: 233
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 820
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 475
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 666
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 576
Most common first names in Granville County, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James42869.6 years
William36370.4 years
Mary33777.1 years
John28273.0 years
Robert21670.0 years
Willie18673.1 years
Annie15279.5 years
George14872.4 years
Thomas13372.3 years
Charlie11074.8 years
Most common last names in Granville County, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Harris19574.0 years
Jones18873.3 years
Smith18174.3 years
Williams14171.8 years
Currin13775.4 years
Daniel13674.5 years
Royster11373.4 years
Wilson11073.2 years
Allen10873.5 years
Green10473.0 years
Businesses in Granville County, NC
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware2KFC2
Advance Auto Parts1La-Z-Boy1
AutoZone2Lane Furniture1
Best Western1McDonald's2
Burger King2Nike1
CVS2Pizza Hut2
Chevrolet2Popeyes1
Comfort Inn1RadioShack1
Curves1Ramada1
Domino's Pizza2Rite Aid1
Econo Lodge2SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx7Subway4
Ford2Taco Bell2
GNC1U-Haul5
H&R Block1UPS4
Hardee's1Walgreens1
Honda1Walmart1
Jones New York2