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Nash County, North Carolina (NC)

County population in 2022: 95,789 (52% urban, 48% rural); it was 87,420 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 16,428
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 8,062
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 22,777
Renter-occupied apartments: 13,292 (it was 10,867 in 2000)
% of renters here:

32%
State:

33%

Land area: 540 sq. mi.

Water area: 2.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 177 people per square mile   (high).

March 2022 cost of living index in Nash County: 86.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (18.9%), Manufacturing (17.0%), Retail trade (12.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 81%
  • Government: 13%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 5%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Nash County, NC (2022)
    • 45,72147.4%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 38,25739.6%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 7,5547.8%Hispanic or Latino
    • 3,0773.2%Two or more races
    • 7580.8%Asian alone
    • 6710.7%Some other race alone
    • 4300.4%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 430.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

41.6 years
North Carolina median age:

39.2 years
Males: 47,614  (49.7%)
Females: 48,175  (50.3%)
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Average household size:
Nash County:

2.0 people
North Carolina:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2022: $54,175 ($37,147 in 1999)
This county:

$54,175
North Carolina:

$67,481

Median contract rent in 2022 for apartments: $660 (lower quartile is $455, upper quartile is $843)
This county:

$660
State:

$945


Estimated median house or condo value in 2022: $186,800 (it was $85,600 in 2000)
Nash:

$186,800
North Carolina:

$280,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $121,200 - $277,600

Mean price in 2022:

Detached houses: $264,607
Here:

$264,607
State:

$375,326

Townhouses or other attached units: $170,815
Here:

$170,815
State:

$317,935

In 2-unit structures: $139,384
Here:

$139,384
State:

$250,488

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $198,466
Here:

$198,466
State:

$254,939

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $140,841
Here:

$140,841
State:

$329,290

Mobile homes: $94,976
Here:

$94,976
State:

$124,933

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,245
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $418

Institutionalized population: 1,544

Crime in 2018 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 6
  • Robberies: 11
  • Assaults: 40
  • Burglaries: 135
  • Thefts: 141
  • Auto thefts: 28

Crime in 2017 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 4
  • Rapes: 9
  • Robberies: 11
  • Assaults: 31
  • Burglaries: 134
  • Thefts: 120
  • Auto thefts: 13
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2022: 319 buildings, average cost: $167,900
  • 2021: 495 buildings, average cost: $143,800
  • 2020: 297 buildings, average cost: $151,000
  • 2019: 200 buildings, average cost: $158,000
  • 2018: 196 buildings, average cost: $157,900
  • 2017: 173 buildings, average cost: $158,400
  • 2016: 212 buildings, average cost: $171,400
  • 2015: 217 buildings, average cost: $159,600
  • 2014: 171 buildings, average cost: $167,500
  • 2013: 163 buildings, average cost: $191,100
  • 2012: 125 buildings, average cost: $162,800
  • 2011: 141 buildings, average cost: $150,100
  • 2010: 175 buildings, average cost: $150,300
  • 2009: 236 buildings, average cost: $137,300
  • 2008: 328 buildings, average cost: $119,200
  • 2007: 610 buildings, average cost: $108,800
  • 2006: 649 buildings, average cost: $102,500
  • 2005: 599 buildings, average cost: $100,800
  • 2004: 600 buildings, average cost: $93,200
  • 2003: 587 buildings, average cost: $94,400
  • 2002: 545 buildings, average cost: $88,900
  • 2001: 476 buildings, average cost: $93,700
  • 2000: 523 buildings, average cost: $83,000
  • 1999: 533 buildings, average cost: $82,900
  • 1998: 501 buildings, average cost: $88,200
  • 1997: 421 buildings, average cost: $82,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Nash, NC residents
Average permit cost in Nash, NC

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2022: $1,482 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2022: $953 (0.7%)

Distribution of median household income in Nash, NC in 2022
Distribution of house value in Nash, NC in 2022
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Nash, NC in 2022
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2022: 12.4%
Nash County:

12.4%
North Carolina:

12.8%
(7.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.3% for Black residents, 15.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 14.7% for American Indian residents, 25.9% for other race residents, 5.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2022: 41.6 years old
(Males: 38.5 years old, Females: 43.2 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 48.4 years old, Black residents: 39.3 years old, American Indian residents: 54.6 years old, Asian residents: 19.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 26.9 years old, Other race residents: 27.4 years old)

Area name: Rocky Mount, NC MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Nash County is $454 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $578 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $718 a month.

Cities in this county include: Rocky Mount, Nashville, Red Oak, Sharpsburg, Spring Hope, Middlesex, Dortches, Whitakers, Bailey, Castalia.

Nash 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: Alexander County , Chowan County , Jefferson County, Tennessee , Knox County, Tennessee , Tulsa County, Oklahoma .

Unemployment in December 2023:
Here:

4.2%
North Carolina:

3.2%

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

Current college students: 3,925
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 82.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 22.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 3,930 (55.6% naturalized citizens)

Nash County:

4.1%
Whole state:

8.6%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1,0592010 or later
  • 1,3152000 to 2009
  • 9771990 to 1999
  • 6911980 to 1989
  • 3091970 to 1979
  • 289Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute):  minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 99.0%

Nash County marital status for males Nash County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 30,122
  • One, attached: 1,180
  • Two: 1,961
  • 3 or 4: 2,180
  • 5 to 9: 1,448
  • 10 to 19: 698
  • 20 to 49: 148
  • 50 or more: 67
  • Mobile homes: 6,066

Housing units in Nash County with a mortgage: 14,334 (623 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 584 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 279

Here:

4.8% with mortgage
State:

97.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Nash County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant29,265116
Mainline Protestant8,32129
Catholic1,4001
Black Protestant1,16115
Other6046
None55,089-
Nash 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: 24
Nash County:

2.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
This county:

1.19 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 65
Nash County:

7.01 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 60
This county:

6.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Nash County:

11.7%
North Carolina:

9.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Nash County:

32.3%
State:

28.3%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.3%
State:

15.6%

Agriculture in Nash County:

Average size of farms: 335 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $226,852
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $637.15
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 3.10%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 49.45%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $187,909
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 53.71%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 9.54%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $111,972
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 85.56%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 4.58
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 4.35%
Corn for grain: 2281 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 4341 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 28350 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 24156 harvested acres
Vegetables: 7,498 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 30 acres

Earthquake activity:

Nash County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above North Carolina state average. It is 54% 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 135.4 miles away from Nash County center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 180.3 miles away from the county center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 113.0 miles away from the county center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:18, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 126.3 miles away from the county center
On 8/25/2011 at 05:07:52, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 4.2 mi) earthquake occurred 137.9 miles away from Nash County center
On 8/24/2011 at 00:04:36, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 ML) earthquake occurred 135.7 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 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 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
  • 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 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
  • 9 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Nash County (19) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 10, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Ice Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2022 - Nash

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 33,931 (76.5%)
  • Carpooled: 3,895 (8.8%)
  • Bus: 165 (0.4%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 447 (1.0%)
  • Bicycle: 8 (0.0%)
  • Walked: 242 (0.5%)
  • Worked at home: 4,889 (11.0%)
Class of Workers in 2022
Most common industries in 2022 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2022


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)

Most common industries for females in 2022


  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)

Most common occupations in 2022 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2022


  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2022


  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (43%)
  • Chile (7%)
  • Honduras (6%)
  • Korea (5%)
  • India (4%)
  • England (3%)
  • Philippines (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Nash County


  • English (15%)
  • American (14%)
  • German (2%)
  • Irish (2%)
  • European (1%)
  • Scottish (1%)
  • Italian (1%)

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

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

  • 947 people in state prisons
  • 563 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 442 people in college/university student housing
  • 82 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 53 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 40 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 38 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 27 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 11 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 6 people in in-patient hospice facilities

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

  • 594 people in state prisons
  • 584 people in nursing homes
  • 470 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 210 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 160 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 37 people in other group homes
  • 35 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 27 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 6 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 4 people in other nonhousehold living situations
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2020 was $61,474.

7.69% of this county's 2021 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2020 ($46,550 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.69%
North Carolina average:

8.85%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.82% relocated from other counties in North Carolina ($31,096 average AGI)
1.87% relocated from other states ($15,455 average AGI)
Nash County:

1.87%
North Carolina average:

4.18%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2020 and 2021:
from Edgecombe County, NC  1.47% ($29,543 average AGI)
from Wake County, NC  1.36% ($51,070)
from Wilson County, NC  0.82% ($44,455)
from Johnston County, NC  0.31% ($50,634)
from Halifax County, NC  0.30% ($47,423)
from Franklin County, NC  0.30% ($43,743)
from Pitt County, NC  0.21% ($39,079)


7.03% of this county's 2020 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2021 ($48,133 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.03%
North Carolina average:

7.89%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.53% relocated to other counties in North Carolina ($36,936 average AGI)
1.50% relocated to other states ($11,197 average AGI)
Nash County:

1.50%
North Carolina average:

3.18%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2020 and 2021:
to Edgecombe County, NC  1.28% ($36,745 average AGI)
to Wake County, NC  1.06% ($59,389)
to Wilson County, NC  0.77% ($40,488)
to Johnston County, NC  0.33% ($54,546)
to Pitt County, NC  0.28% ($38,233)
to Franklin County, NC  0.24% ($51,716)
to Halifax County, NC  0.21% ($38,513)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.7
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.6

Births per 1000 population in Nash County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2009: 9.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2010 to 2020: 11.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Nash County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 11.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 9.5

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Nash County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 12.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 5.2%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Nash County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Nash County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Nash County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Nash County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Nash County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Nash County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 15,272 (11,673 aged, 3,599 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 2,770 (12%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (1,261)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (1,126)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (971)
  • Unspecified dementia (830)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (794)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (639)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (522)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (509)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (497)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (360)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.1
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 16,380
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 331
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 58,565

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,462
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,125
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 9

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 42
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 89

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 7
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 103.9. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 67.1
  • Other - 36.8

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 111.9. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 79.9
  • Other - 32.0

Household type by relationship:

Households: 95,789
  • Male householders: 17,211 (6,265 living alone), Female householders: 21,003 (7,175 living alone)
  • 15,868 spouses (15,602 opposite-sex spouses), 1,909 unmarried partners, (1,872 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 31,826 children (30,587 natural, 726 adopted, 513 stepchildren), 1,711 grandchildren, 1,428 brothers or sisters, 1,523 parents, 0 foster children, 405 other relatives, 1,231 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 1,674

Size of family households: 10,357 2-persons, 7,251 3-persons, 4,030 4-persons, 1,351 5-persons, 694 6-persons, 150 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 13,440 1-person, 941 2-persons.

11,191 married couples with children.
8,903 single-parent households (684 men, 8,219 women).

92.1% of residents of Nash speak English at home.
6.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (73% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (41% speak English very well, 47% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (54% speak English very well, 6% speak English well, 40% speak English not well).
0.7% of residents speak other language at home (95% speak English very well, 5% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $485,750,000 ($5,355 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $21,211,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $254,676,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $78,852,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $8,246,000
Federal grants: $126,499,000
Federal procurement contracts: $7,581,000 ($5,351,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $9,895,000 ($4,746,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,370,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $32,052,000
Federal Government insurance: $251,422,000

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

Births: 6,434
Here:

70 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 4,700
Here:

51 per 1000 residents
State:

44 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +665
Here:

+7 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +1,755
Here:

+19 per 1000 residents
State:

+27 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Nash County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 15.71 millions of gallons per day (5% from ground, 95% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.4

Year house built in Nash County, North Carolina
  • Year house built in Nash County, North Carolina
  • 2832020 or later
  • 3,2072010 to 2019
  • 6,5412000 to 2009
  • 7,9061990 to 1999
  • 8,2541980 to 1989
  • 6,0121970 to 1979
  • 3,9851960 to 1969
  • 2,6391950 to 1959
  • 5471940 to 1949
  • 4,4961939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Nash County, North Carolina
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Nash County, North Carolina
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Nash County, North Carolina
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 3483 rooms
  • 1,3984 rooms
  • 5,3085 rooms
  • 7,0566 rooms
  • 4,9517 rooms
  • 2,3158 rooms
  • 3,0179+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Nash County, North Carolina
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Nash County, North Carolina
  • 7381 room
  • 2282 rooms
  • 1,2623 rooms
  • 4,3804 rooms
  • 3,9945 rooms
  • 1,8586 rooms
  • 1,1737 rooms
  • 1078 rooms
  • 819+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Nash County, North Carolina
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Nash County, North Carolina
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Nash County, North Carolina
  • 0no bedroom
  • 851 bedroom
  • 2,6872 bedrooms
  • 16,8393 bedrooms
  • 4,0974 bedrooms
  • 6855+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Nash County, North Carolina
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Nash County, North Carolina
  • 738no bedroom
  • 1,1631 bedroom
  • 5,7182 bedrooms
  • 5,8273 bedrooms
  • 3384 bedrooms
  • 375+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Nash County, North Carolina in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Nash County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Nash County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 1,011no vehicle
  • 7,0961 vehicle
  • 7,9612 vehicles
  • 4,7293 vehicles
  • 2,4884 vehicles
  • 1,1085+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Nash County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Nash County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 1,147no vehicle
  • 6,9561 vehicle
  • 3,1772 vehicles
  • 1,8413 vehicles
  • 2464 vehicles
  • 4545+ vehicles

89.9% of Nash County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 29% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 67% lived in North Carolina.

Nash County:

89.9%
State average:

87.3%

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

  • This state: 70,298
  • Other state: 20,813
  • Northeast: 7,365
  • Midwest: 2,595
  • South: 10,478
  • West: 375
Year householders moved into unit in Nash County, NC
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Nash County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 59.4%Electricity
  • 22.8%Utility gas
  • 16.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Wood
  • 0.2%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 75.3%Electricity
  • 14.6%Utility gas
  • 8.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 1,916
Here:

20.0%
North Carolina:

13.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 1,099
Here:

23.2%
North Carolina:

11.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 820
Here:

22.3%
North Carolina:

19.3%

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

Nash County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $1,855,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $1,006,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $4,078,000
    Hospital Public: $3,895,000
    Higher Education - Other: $2,910,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,829,000
    Higher Education - Other: $2,683,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,621,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $1,537,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $1,510,000
    Other: $1,271,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $1,020,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $784,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $775,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $675,000
    Sewerage: $588,000
    Sewerage: $533,000
    Other: $365,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $148,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $96,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $71,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $12,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $2,000
  • Construction - Judicial and Legal Services: $8,658,000
    Other Higher Education: $4,098,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,825,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,567,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,033,000
    Sewerage: $392,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $364,000
    Police Protection: $208,000
    Other Higher Education: $99,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $146,187,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $143,797,000
    Other Higher Education: $24,190,000
    Other Higher Education: $23,719,000
    Health - Other: $15,199,000
    Health - Other: $14,957,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $13,892,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $13,745,000
    Police Protection: $11,518,000
    Police Protection: $9,922,000
    Liquor Stores: $8,656,000
    Liquor Stores: $7,390,000
    Housing and Community Development: $5,693,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,823,000
    General - Other: $4,347,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,158,000
    General - Other: $4,131,000
    Local Fire Protection: $3,984,000
    Local Fire Protection: $3,569,000
    Libraries: $3,340,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $3,150,000
    Libraries: $3,113,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,053,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $2,704,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,595,000
    Financial Administration: $2,407,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,288,000
    Financial Administration: $2,197,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,896,000
    Water Utilities: $1,862,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,788,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,560,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,541,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,405,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,303,000
    Water Utilities: $1,284,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,183,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,164,000
    Sewerage: $1,137,000
    Sewerage: $644,000
    Electric Utilities: $512,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $376,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $342,000
    Regular Highways: $278,000
    Regular Highways: $271,000
    Air Transportation: $48,000
    Air Transportation: $48,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $2,653,000
    Education: $2,637,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,396,000
    Interest on Debt: $1,903,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,065,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $731,000
    Other - Health - Other: $43,000
    Other - Health - Other: $39,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $3,007,000
    Education: $3,001,000
    Education: $2,412,000
    Other: $2,258,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $50,884,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $48,072,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $46,548,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $41,773,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,775,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,513,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,700,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,252,000
    General Revenue - Other: $1,850,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $996,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $957,000
    Interest Earnings: $931,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $439,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $343,000
    Sale of Property: $181,000
    Sale of Property: $35,000
    Interest Earnings: $22,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,080,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,615,000
    General - Other: $658,000
    Other Higher Education: $539,000
    Other Higher Education: $282,000
    Police Protection: $269,000
    Health - Other: $209,000
    Health - Other: $178,000
    General - Other: $175,000
    Police Protection: $117,000
    Air Transportation: $116,000
    General Public Building: $100,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $77,000
    General Public Building: $67,000
    Correctional Institutions: $46,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,731,000
    Cash and Securities: $12,584,000
  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $10,337,000
    Liquor Stores: $8,533,000
    Water Utilities: $2,364,000
    Water Utilities: $1,737,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $137,340,000
    Education: $137,170,000
    Public Welfare: $9,279,000
    Public Welfare: $8,992,000
    Health and Hospitals: $4,673,000
    Health and Hospitals: $3,704,000
    Other: $3,595,000
    Other: $2,849,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,046,000
    Housing and Community Development: $956,000
    General Local Government Support: $867,000
    Highways: $222,000
    Highways: $186,000
    Housing and Community Development: $153,000
  • Tax - Property: $56,880,000
    Property: $53,384,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $16,236,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $14,858,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $961,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $885,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $769,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $581,000
    Other Selective Sales: $313,000
    Other Selective Sales: $306,000
    Other License: $226,000
    Other License: $219,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $88,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $85,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $92,919,000
    : $91,839,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $457,000
    Interest on Debt: $262,000

Nash County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $1,855,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $1,006,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $4,078,000
    Hospital Public: $3,895,000
    Higher Education - Other: $2,910,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,829,000
    Higher Education - Other: $2,683,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,621,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $1,537,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $1,510,000
    Other: $1,271,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $1,020,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $784,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $775,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $675,000
    Sewerage: $588,000
    Sewerage: $533,000
    Other: $365,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $148,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $96,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $71,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $12,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $2,000
  • Construction - Judicial and Legal Services: $8,658,000
    Other Higher Education: $4,098,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,825,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,567,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,033,000
    Sewerage: $392,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $364,000
    Police Protection: $208,000
    Other Higher Education: $99,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $146,187,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $143,797,000
    Other Higher Education: $24,190,000
    Other Higher Education: $23,719,000
    Health - Other: $15,199,000
    Health - Other: $14,957,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $13,892,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $13,745,000
    Police Protection: $11,518,000
    Police Protection: $9,922,000
    Liquor Stores: $8,656,000
    Liquor Stores: $7,390,000
    Housing and Community Development: $5,693,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,823,000
    General - Other: $4,347,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,158,000
    General - Other: $4,131,000
    Local Fire Protection: $3,984,000
    Local Fire Protection: $3,569,000
    Libraries: $3,340,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $3,150,000
    Libraries: $3,113,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,053,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $2,704,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,595,000
    Financial Administration: $2,407,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,288,000
    Financial Administration: $2,197,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,896,000
    Water Utilities: $1,862,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,788,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,560,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,541,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,405,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,303,000
    Water Utilities: $1,284,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,183,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,164,000
    Sewerage: $1,137,000
    Sewerage: $644,000
    Electric Utilities: $512,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $376,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $342,000
    Regular Highways: $278,000
    Regular Highways: $271,000
    Air Transportation: $48,000
    Air Transportation: $48,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $2,653,000
    Education: $2,637,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,396,000
    Interest on Debt: $1,903,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,065,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $731,000
    Other - Health - Other: $43,000
    Other - Health - Other: $39,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $3,007,000
    Education: $3,001,000
    Education: $2,412,000
    Other: $2,258,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $50,884,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $48,072,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $46,548,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $41,773,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,775,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,513,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,700,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,252,000
    General Revenue - Other: $1,850,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $996,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $957,000
    Interest Earnings: $931,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $439,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $343,000
    Sale of Property: $181,000
    Sale of Property: $35,000
    Interest Earnings: $22,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,080,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,615,000
    General - Other: $658,000
    Other Higher Education: $539,000
    Other Higher Education: $282,000
    Police Protection: $269,000
    Health - Other: $209,000
    Health - Other: $178,000
    General - Other: $175,000
    Police Protection: $117,000
    Air Transportation: $116,000
    General Public Building: $100,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $77,000
    General Public Building: $67,000
    Correctional Institutions: $46,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,731,000
    Cash and Securities: $12,584,000
  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $10,337,000
    Liquor Stores: $8,533,000
    Water Utilities: $2,364,000
    Water Utilities: $1,737,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $137,340,000
    Education: $137,170,000
    Public Welfare: $9,279,000
    Public Welfare: $8,992,000
    Health and Hospitals: $4,673,000
    Health and Hospitals: $3,704,000
    Other: $3,595,000
    Other: $2,849,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,046,000
    Housing and Community Development: $956,000
    General Local Government Support: $867,000
    Highways: $222,000
    Highways: $186,000
    Housing and Community Development: $153,000
  • Tax - Property: $56,880,000
    Property: $53,384,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $16,236,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $14,858,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $961,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $885,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $769,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $581,000
    Other Selective Sales: $313,000
    Other Selective Sales: $306,000
    Other License: $226,000
    Other License: $219,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $88,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $85,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $92,919,000
    : $91,839,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $457,000
    Interest on Debt: $262,000

Nash County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $1,855,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $1,006,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $4,078,000
    Hospital Public: $3,895,000
    Higher Education - Other: $2,910,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,829,000
    Higher Education - Other: $2,683,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,621,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $1,537,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $1,510,000
    Other: $1,271,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $1,020,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $784,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $775,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $675,000
    Sewerage: $588,000
    Sewerage: $533,000
    Other: $365,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $148,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $96,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $71,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $12,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $2,000
  • Construction - Judicial and Legal Services: $8,658,000
    Other Higher Education: $4,098,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,825,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,567,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,033,000
    Sewerage: $392,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $364,000
    Police Protection: $208,000
    Other Higher Education: $99,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $146,187,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $143,797,000
    Other Higher Education: $24,190,000
    Other Higher Education: $23,719,000
    Health - Other: $15,199,000
    Health - Other: $14,957,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $13,892,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $13,745,000
    Police Protection: $11,518,000
    Police Protection: $9,922,000
    Liquor Stores: $8,656,000
    Liquor Stores: $7,390,000
    Housing and Community Development: $5,693,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,823,000
    General - Other: $4,347,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,158,000
    General - Other: $4,131,000
    Local Fire Protection: $3,984,000
    Local Fire Protection: $3,569,000
    Libraries: $3,340,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $3,150,000
    Libraries: $3,113,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,053,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $2,704,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,595,000
    Financial Administration: $2,407,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,288,000
    Financial Administration: $2,197,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,896,000
    Water Utilities: $1,862,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,788,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,560,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,541,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,405,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,303,000
    Water Utilities: $1,284,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,183,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,164,000
    Sewerage: $1,137,000
    Sewerage: $644,000
    Electric Utilities: $512,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $376,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $342,000
    Regular Highways: $278,000
    Regular Highways: $271,000
    Air Transportation: $48,000
    Air Transportation: $48,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $2,653,000
    Education: $2,637,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,396,000
    Interest on Debt: $1,903,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,065,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $731,000
    Other - Health - Other: $43,000
    Other - Health - Other: $39,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $3,007,000
    Education: $3,001,000
    Education: $2,412,000
    Other: $2,258,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $50,884,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $48,072,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $46,548,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $41,773,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,775,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,513,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,700,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,252,000
    General Revenue - Other: $1,850,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $996,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $957,000
    Interest Earnings: $931,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $439,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $343,000
    Sale of Property: $181,000
    Sale of Property: $35,000
    Interest Earnings: $22,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,080,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,615,000
    General - Other: $658,000
    Other Higher Education: $539,000
    Other Higher Education: $282,000
    Police Protection: $269,000
    Health - Other: $209,000
    Health - Other: $178,000
    General - Other: $175,000
    Police Protection: $117,000
    Air Transportation: $116,000
    General Public Building: $100,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $77,000
    General Public Building: $67,000
    Correctional Institutions: $46,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,731,000
    Cash and Securities: $12,584,000
  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $10,337,000
    Liquor Stores: $8,533,000
    Water Utilities: $2,364,000
    Water Utilities: $1,737,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $137,340,000
    Education: $137,170,000
    Public Welfare: $9,279,000
    Public Welfare: $8,992,000
    Health and Hospitals: $4,673,000
    Health and Hospitals: $3,704,000
    Other: $3,595,000
    Other: $2,849,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,046,000
    Housing and Community Development: $956,000
    General Local Government Support: $867,000
    Highways: $222,000
    Highways: $186,000
    Housing and Community Development: $153,000
  • Tax - Property: $56,880,000
    Property: $53,384,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $16,236,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $14,858,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $961,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $885,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $769,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $581,000
    Other Selective Sales: $313,000
    Other Selective Sales: $306,000
    Other License: $226,000
    Other License: $219,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $88,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $85,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $92,919,000
    : $91,839,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $457,000
    Interest on Debt: $262,000

Nash County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $1,855,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $1,006,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $4,078,000
    Hospital Public: $3,895,000
    Higher Education - Other: $2,910,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,829,000
    Higher Education - Other: $2,683,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,621,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $1,537,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $1,510,000
    Other: $1,271,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $1,020,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $784,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $775,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $675,000
    Sewerage: $588,000
    Sewerage: $533,000
    Other: $365,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $148,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $96,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $71,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $12,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $2,000
  • Construction - Judicial and Legal Services: $8,658,000
    Other Higher Education: $4,098,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,825,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,567,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,033,000
    Sewerage: $392,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $364,000
    Police Protection: $208,000
    Other Higher Education: $99,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $146,187,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $143,797,000
    Other Higher Education: $24,190,000
    Other Higher Education: $23,719,000
    Health - Other: $15,199,000
    Health - Other: $14,957,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $13,892,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $13,745,000
    Police Protection: $11,518,000
    Police Protection: $9,922,000
    Liquor Stores: $8,656,000
    Liquor Stores: $7,390,000
    Housing and Community Development: $5,693,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,823,000
    General - Other: $4,347,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,158,000
    General - Other: $4,131,000
    Local Fire Protection: $3,984,000
    Local Fire Protection: $3,569,000
    Libraries: $3,340,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $3,150,000
    Libraries: $3,113,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,053,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $2,704,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,595,000
    Financial Administration: $2,407,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,288,000
    Financial Administration: $2,197,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,896,000
    Water Utilities: $1,862,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,788,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,560,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,541,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,405,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,303,000
    Water Utilities: $1,284,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,183,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,164,000
    Sewerage: $1,137,000
    Sewerage: $644,000
    Electric Utilities: $512,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $376,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $342,000
    Regular Highways: $278,000
    Regular Highways: $271,000
    Air Transportation: $48,000
    Air Transportation: $48,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $2,653,000
    Education: $2,637,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,396,000
    Interest on Debt: $1,903,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,065,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $731,000
    Other - Health - Other: $43,000
    Other - Health - Other: $39,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $3,007,000
    Education: $3,001,000
    Education: $2,412,000
    Other: $2,258,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $50,884,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $48,072,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $46,548,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $41,773,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,775,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,513,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,700,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,252,000
    General Revenue - Other: $1,850,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $996,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $957,000
    Interest Earnings: $931,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $439,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $343,000
    Sale of Property: $181,000
    Sale of Property: $35,000
    Interest Earnings: $22,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,080,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,615,000
    General - Other: $658,000
    Other Higher Education: $539,000
    Other Higher Education: $282,000
    Police Protection: $269,000
    Health - Other: $209,000
    Health - Other: $178,000
    General - Other: $175,000
    Police Protection: $117,000
    Air Transportation: $116,000
    General Public Building: $100,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $77,000
    General Public Building: $67,000
    Correctional Institutions: $46,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,731,000
    Cash and Securities: $12,584,000
  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $10,337,000
    Liquor Stores: $8,533,000
    Water Utilities: $2,364,000
    Water Utilities: $1,737,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $137,340,000
    Education: $137,170,000
    Public Welfare: $9,279,000
    Public Welfare: $8,992,000
    Health and Hospitals: $4,673,000
    Health and Hospitals: $3,704,000
    Other: $3,595,000
    Other: $2,849,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,046,000
    Housing and Community Development: $956,000
    General Local Government Support: $867,000
    Highways: $222,000
    Highways: $186,000
    Housing and Community Development: $153,000
  • Tax - Property: $56,880,000
    Property: $53,384,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $16,236,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $14,858,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $961,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $885,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $769,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $581,000
    Other Selective Sales: $313,000
    Other Selective Sales: $306,000
    Other License: $226,000
    Other License: $219,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $88,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $85,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $92,919,000
    : $91,839,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $457,000
    Interest on Debt: $262,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 3,256
  • Number of aged recipients: 476
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 2,780
  • Number of recipients under 18: 577
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,748
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 931
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 1,508
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 1,322
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 17 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED313$131,444314$146,1591,361$147,19861$64,541142$93,76180$72,012
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED13$139,84627$89,14884$141,34513$36,38515$84,73313$82,846
APPLICATIONS DENIED59$128,03466$115,530518$129,50873$19,84933$57,81865$64,431
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN40$119,65040$160,600334$142,52714$89,14315$54,00025$86,040
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS17$115,4719$94,11193$138,1087$104,5713$107,00010$93,200
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 14 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED52$187,90454$174,2962$108,5000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED18$259,55613$216,5381$297,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED14$235,3579$146,2221$191,0001$91,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$186,1434$155,2500$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$171,0003$200,6671$114,0000$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Nash, NC
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Nash, NC - Value
Most common first names in Nash County, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1,04669.1 years
William96371.6 years
Mary81477.1 years
John69972.6 years
Robert51170.0 years
Annie45878.7 years
Willie41170.5 years
George40471.3 years
Joseph28171.0 years
Charles26067.5 years
Most common last names in Nash County, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams63471.7 years
Joyner45476.4 years
Jones43971.7 years
Battle38370.9 years
Davis37772.9 years
Smith37573.4 years
Taylor33873.5 years
Richardson28471.2 years
Johnson26270.5 years
Parker24272.1 years
Businesses in Nash County, NC
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Lane Furniture3
AT&T1Little Caesars Pizza2
Ace Hardware1Lowe's1
Advance Auto Parts4Marriott1
Aeropostale1McDonald's8
American Eagle Outfitters1Motel 61
Applebee's1New Balance1
Arby's2Nike14
AutoZone4Nissan1
Bath & Body Works1Office Depot2
Bed Bath & Beyond1Old Navy1
Best Western2Olive Garden1
Blockbuster1Outback1
Burger King3Outback Steakhouse1
CVS3Pac Sun1
Catherines1Papa John's Pizza2
Chevrolet3Payless1
Chick-Fil-A2Penske2
Chuck E. Cheese's1PetSmart1
Comfort Inn1Pier 1 Imports1
Cracker Barrel1Pizza Hut4
Cricket Wireless4Quality2
Curves3RadioShack3
Dairy Queen3Rite Aid5
Days Inn2Ruby Tuesday1
Dennys1Rue212
Dunkin Donuts2Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing1
FedEx12SONIC Drive-In2
Finish Line1Sam's Club1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Sears2
Foot Locker1Shoe Carnival1
Ford1Sprint Nextel1
GNC2Starbucks1
GameStop3Subway10
Goodwill7T-Mobile7
H&R Block5T.J.Maxx1
Hardee's6Taco Bell4
Hilton2Talbots1
Holiday Inn2Target1
Home Depot1The Room Place1
Honda1Toyota1
Hyundai1Toys"R"Us1
IHOP1U-Haul13
JCPenney1U.S. Cellular3
Jimmy John's2UPS19
JoS. A. Bank1Verizon Wireless1
Jones New York5Victoria's Secret1
Justice1Waffle House2
KFC4Walgreens4
Kincaid2Walmart3
Kmart1YMCA2
Lane Bryant1

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