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Bladen County, North Carolina Facts

Facts
State North Carolina
Land area 874.3 square miles
Population Density 40.2 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 34,843
Population change -1%
Under 5 years of age 5.2%
Under 18 21.9%
65 and over 18.1%
Females 51.9%
White 60.7
Hispanic or Latino of any race 7.4
Asian 0.3%
Two or more races 1.5%
Black or African American 34.7%
Native American 2.8%
Pacific Islander 0%
Had graduated from high school 75%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 10.5%
Veterans 2,164
Households and Housing
Households 14,256
Persons per household 2.4
Living in the same house for one year or more 92.4%
Median household income $30,164
The per capita income $19,154
Live below the poverty line. 25.8%
housing units 17,501
Multi-unit structures 5%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $81,800
Residents owning their homes. 67.8%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 1,728
Women-owned firms 38.3%
Asian-owned firms 0%
Hispanic-owned firms 0%
Black-owned firms 0%
Native American-owned firms 3.5%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $196,691
Retail sales per capita $6,086
Manufacturers shipments $1,530,894
Merchant wholesaler sales $174,218