In 2020, Caldwell County, NC had a population of 82.1k people with a median age of 45.1 and a median household income of $46,094. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Caldwell County, NC grew from 81,884 to 82,056, a 0.21% increase and its median household income grew from $44,511 to $46,094, a 3.56% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Caldwell County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (87%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (4.22%), Other (Hispanic) (3.55%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.11%), and White (Hispanic) (1.4%).
None of the households in Caldwell County, NC reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
98.1% of the residents in Caldwell County, NC are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Caldwell County, NC are Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute (794 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in Caldwell County, NC was $125,200, and the homeownership rate was 73.3%. Most people in Caldwell County, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Caldwell County, NC was 2 cars per household.