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Northwest, NC (North Carolina) Houses and Residents

Northwest,NC index of house prices

Total population: 764 (Urban population: 0, Rural population: 687 (2 farm, 685 nonfarm))

Houses: 426 (404 occupied: 343 owner occupied, 56 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

14%
State:

36%

Housing density: 69 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $227,434.

Median contract rent in 2016: $288 (lower quartile is $470, upper quartile is $696)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $836


Median gross rent in Northwest, NC in 2016: $812

Housing units in Northwest with a mortgage: 154 (2 second mortgage, 14 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 187

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $46,990

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $50,798

Median monthly housing costs: $718


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Northwest, North Carolina Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $93,712 (it was $71,900 in 2000)
Northwest:

$93,712
North Carolina:

$165,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $64,658 - $144,019

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $148,107
Here:

$148,107
State:

$235,833

Mobile homes: $71,427
Here:

$71,427
State:

$74,306
Median year house/condo built: 1992

Median year apartment built: 1993

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,199
  • In family households: 1,014 (127 male householders, 142 female householders)
    180 spouses, 387 children (356 natural, 24 adopted, 5 stepchildren), 98 grandchildren, 18 brothers or sisters, 8 parents, 17 other relatives, 13 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 178 (36 male householders (25 living alone)), 97 female householders (90 living alone)), 51 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 121 2-persons, 56 3-persons, 28 4-persons, 31 5-persons, 6 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 114 1-person, 8 2-persons, 6 4-persons.

147 married couples with children.
55 single-parent households (0 men, 55 women).

97.0% of residents of Northwest speak English at home.
0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (60% speak English very well, 40% speak English not well).
1.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (62% speak English very well, 38% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 5 (0.4%)
(60.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.7
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

5.5
State:

4.5

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Northwest, North Carolina:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 71 bedroom
  • 162 bedrooms
  • 2263 bedrooms
  • 894 bedrooms
  • 85+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Northwest population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Northwest, North Carolina:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 142 bedrooms
  • 303 bedrooms
  • 64 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Northwest population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Northwest in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 15no vehicle
  • 871 vehicle
  • 1072 vehicles
  • 883 vehicles
  • 474 vehicles
  • 55+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Northwest population

Cars and other vehicles available in Northwest in renter-occupied apartments

  • 24no vehicle
  • 191 vehicle
  • 122 vehicles
  • 43 vehicles
  • 24 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Northwest population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Northwest, North Carolina:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 163 rooms
  • 254 rooms
  • 515 rooms
  • 596 rooms
  • 757 rooms
  • 738 rooms
  • 479+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Northwest population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Northwest, North Carolina:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 33 rooms
  • 84 rooms
  • 75 rooms
  • 156 rooms
  • 107 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 29+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Northwest population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Northwest, NC household income distribution

  • Northwest, NC household income distribution
  • 43Less than $10,000
  • 29$10,000 to $14,999
  • 34$15,000 to $19,999
  • 9$20,000 to $24,999
  • 7$25,000 to $29,999
  • 13$30,000 to $34,999
  • 34$35,000 to $39,999
  • 28$40,000 to $44,999
  • 34$45,000 to $49,999
  • 59$50,000 to $59,999
  • 32$60,000 to $74,999
  • 40$75,000 to $99,999
  • 12$100,000 to $124,999
  • 3$150,000 to $199,999
  • 2$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Northwest, NC

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Northwest, NC
  • 13Less than $10,000
  • 13$10,000 to $14,999
  • 2$20,000 to $24,999
  • 5$30,000 to $34,999
  • 3$35,000 to $39,999
  • 1$40,000 to $49,999
  • 12$50,000 to $59,999
  • 21$60,000 to $69,999
  • 18$70,000 to $79,999
  • 52$80,000 to $89,999
  • 24$90,000 to $99,999
  • 36$100,000 to $124,999
  • 10$125,000 to $149,999
  • 39$150,000 to $174,999
  • 21$175,000 to $199,999
  • 8$200,000 to $249,999
  • 12$250,000 to $299,999
  • 3$750,000 to $999,999
  • 3$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 1$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Northwest, NC

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Northwest, NC
  • 4$400 to $449
  • 2$450 to $499
  • 24$500 to $549
  • 4$700 to $749
  • 11$800 to $899
  • 10No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 62000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 01980 to 1989
  • 71970 to 1979
  • 0Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Northwest population
Northwest commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 0
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 27
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 44
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 27
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 67
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 47
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 54
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 10
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 32
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 38
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 14
  • 90 or more minutes: 3
Northwest, NC Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 45.5%
Number of people working at home: 6 (1.4% of all workers)

Northwest mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 217 (80%)
  • Carpooled: 45 (17%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 2 (1%)
  • Motorcycle: 2 (1%)
  • Other means: 4 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 1 (0%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 45
 Irish: 34
 Scotch-Irish: 19
 German: 15
 English: 13
 Scottish: 5
 Welsh: 3
 Italian: 2
 Hungarian: 2

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 57%Ecuador
  • 29%South Africa
  • 0%Scotland
  • 0%Ireland
  • 0%Denmark
  • 0%Norway
  • 0%Sweden

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

  • This state: 1,002
  • Other state: 203
  • Northeast: 118
  • Midwest: 32
  • South: 45
  • West: 4

93% of Northwest residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 32% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 93% lived in North Carolina.

Northwest:

92.7%
State average:

84.3%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 1
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 11
  • 10th grade: 0
  • 11th grade: 11
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 4
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 182
  • Less than 1 year of college: 30
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 50
  • Associate degree: 29
  • Bachelor's degree: 17
  • Master's degree: 3
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 6

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 6
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 18
  • 9th grade: 17
  • 10th grade: 24
  • 11th grade: 6
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 139
  • Less than 1 year of college: 24
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 75
  • Associate degree: 43
  • Bachelor's degree: 37
  • Master's degree: 41
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 5

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 2.0%Males
  • 12.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 15.9%Males
  • 8.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 76.0%Males
Northwest marital status for males
Northwest marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 249
  • Mobile homes: 171

Median worth of mobile homes: $86,404

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 1.8%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 2.3%

House/condo owner moved in on average 20 years ago

Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Northwest:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Northwest
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (73.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (19.5%)
  • Utility gas (4.3%)
  • Wood (2.7%)
  • Electricity (96.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5.9%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 29
Here:

23.4%
North Carolina:

10.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 10
Here:

10.4%
North Carolina:

8.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
North Carolina:

17.5%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)