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Montgomery County, North Carolina Facts

Facts
State North Carolina
Land area 491.8 square miles
Population Density 56.5 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 27,571
Population change -0.8%
Under 5 years of age 6.1%
Under 18 23.4%
65 and over 17.8%
Females 51.4%
White 77.2
Hispanic or Latino of any race 15
Asian 1.5%
Two or more races 1.3%
Black or African American 19%
Native American 0.9%
Pacific Islander 0%
Had graduated from high school 72%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 15.1%
Veterans 1,794
Households and Housing
Households 10,610
Persons per household 2.5
Living in the same house for one year or more 90.2%
Median household income $31,830
The per capita income $18,865
Live below the poverty line. 25.6%
housing units 15,878
Multi-unit structures 4%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $88,900
Residents owning their homes. 69.6%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 2,217
Women-owned firms 23.2%
Asian-owned firms 0%
Hispanic-owned firms 0%
Black-owned firms 0%
Native American-owned firms 0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $210,239
Retail sales per capita $7,655
Manufacturers shipments $750,829
Merchant wholesaler sales $116,594