Camden County, NC

County

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Population
10,447
1.07% 1-year growth
US Senator
Richard Burr
Republican Party
US Senator
Thom Tillis
Republican Party
Median Age
40.7

Poverty Rate
11.2%

Median Household Income
$63,349
7.29% 1-year decline
Median Property Value
$210,300
5.48% 1-year decline
Number of Employees
4,473
1.21% 1-year decline

About

In 2018, Camden County, NC had a population of 10.4k people with a median age of 40.7 and a median household income of $63,349. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Camden County, NC grew from 10,336 to 10,447, a 1.07% increase and its median household income declined from $68,327 to $63,349, a -7.29% decrease.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Camden County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (80.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (14%), White (Hispanic) (2.05%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.78%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.909%). 0% of the households in Camden County, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99.2% of the residents in Camden County, NC are U.S. citizens.

In 2018, the median property value in Camden County, NC was $210,300, and the homeownership rate was 80.5%. Most people in Camden County, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 32.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Camden County, NC was 2 cars per household.

COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in North Carolina, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in North Carolina (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

The most recent data point uses Advance State Claims data, which can be revised in subsequent weeks.

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Start Year
Y-Axis
-5.78%
Year-over-year decline
Employment change between November 2019 and November 2020

As of November 2020, there are 145M people employed in North Carolina. This represents a -5.78% decrease in employment when compared to November 2019.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in North Carolina.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of North Carolina across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Camden County, NC went to Donald J. Trump with 70.8% of the vote. The runner-up was Hillary Rodham Clinton (25.4%), followed by Other (3.72%). The most partisan county was Graham County, NC with 78.8% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

Richard Burr and Thom Tillis are the senators currently representing the state of North Carolina. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

North Carolina is currently represented by 13 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

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Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for Camden County, NC
70.8% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in North Carolina
  1. 78.8% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 78.8% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 77.7% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in North Carolina was Graham County, NC with 78.8% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

The following map shows the counties in North Carolina colored by their party leaning.

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US Senators from North Carolina

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Richard Burr
Senator from North Carolina3
Assumed office on January 3, 2005
Thom Tillis
Senator from North Carolina2
Assumed office on January 3, 2015

Richard Burr and Thom Tillis are the senators currently representing North Carolina.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in North Carolina over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from North Carolina

North Carolina is currently represented by 13 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for North Carolina have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Diversity

Camden County, NC is home to a population of 10.4k people, from which 99.2% are citizens. As of 2018, 2.89% of Camden County, NC residents were born outside of the country (302 people).

In 2018, there were 5.75 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (8.4k people) in Camden County, NC than any other race or ethnicity. There were 1.46k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 214 White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Camden County, NC
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    8.4k ± 19
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    1.46k ± 32
  3. White (Hispanic)
    214 ± 65
2.83%
Hispanic Population
296 people

In 2018, there were 5.75 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (8.4k people) in Camden County, NC than any other race or ethnicity. There were 1.46k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 214 White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

2.83% of the people in Camden County, NC are hispanic (296 people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Camden County, NC as a share of the total population.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

2.89%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
302 people
3.21%
2017 Foreign-Born Population
332 people

As of 2018, 2.89% of Camden County, NC residents (302 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2017, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Camden County, NC was 3.21%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Age by Nativity

40
Median Native-Born Age
± 1.2
59
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 6.7

In 2018, the median age of all people in Camden County, NC was 40.7. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 40, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 59. But people in Camden County, NC are getting getting younger. In 2017, the average age of all Camden County, NC residents was 41.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    229,947 ± 11,640 people
  2. India
    70,805 ± 6,510 people
  3. Honduras
    36,544 ± 4,685 people

In 2019, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of North Carolina was Mexico, the natal country of 229,947 North Carolina residents, followed by India with 70,805 and Honduras with 36,544.

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Citizenship

99.2%
2018 Citizenship
98.3%
2017 Citizenship

As of 2018, 99.2% of Camden County, NC residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.2%. In 2017, the percentage of US citizens in Camden County, NC was 98.3%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Gulf War (2001-)
    475 ± 158
  2. Gulf War (1990s)
    331 ± 140
  3. Vietnam
    312 ± 103

Camden County, NC has a large population of military personnel who served in Gulf War (2001-), 1.44 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Camden County, NC is $63,349. In 2018, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Camden County, NC was Census Tract 9501.01 with a value of $63,821, followed by Census Tract 9501.02 and N/A, with respective values of $62,462 and N/A.

Males in North Carolina have an average income that is 1.33 times higher than the average income of females, which is $47,862. The income inequality in North Carolina (measured using the Gini index) is 0.472, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Camden County, NC employs 4.47k people. The largest industries in Camden County, NC are Health Care & Social Assistance (646 people), Public Administration (566 people), and Retail Trade (518 people), and the highest paying industries are Transportation & Warehousing ($66,653), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($66,129), and Finance & Insurance ($60,737).

Wages

Median Household Income

$63,349
2018 value
± $7,120
-7.29%
1 Year Growth
± 14.8%

Households in Camden County, NC have a median annual income of $63,349, which is more than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $68,327 in 2017, which represents a -7.29% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$63,585
Average Male Salary in North Carolina
± $1,168
$47,862
Average Female Salary in North Carolina
± $855

In 2019, full-time male employees in North Carolina made 1.33 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in North Carolina by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in North Carolina
  1. Asian
    $64,719 ± $4,583
  2. White
    $53,494 ± $850
  3. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
    $42,933 ± $24,629

In 2019 the highest paid race/ethnicity of North Carolina workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.21 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in North Carolina.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Camden County, NC is from North Carolina.
0.472
2019 Wage GINI in North Carolina
0.473
2018 Wage GINI in North Carolina

In 2019, the income inequality in North Carolina was 0.472 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.0599% decline from 2018 to 2019, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for North Carolina was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in North Carolina in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in North Carolina across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 9501.01
  2. Census Tract 9501.02
  3. N/A

In 2018, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Camden County, NC was Census Tract 9501.01 with a value of $63,821, followed by Census Tract 9501.02 and N/A, with respective values of $62,462 and N/A.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Camden County, NC colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Males 6 - 11
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

11.2% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Camden County, NC (1.17k out of 10.4k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Males 6 - 11, followed by Females 25 - 34 and then Females 55 - 64.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. White
    998 ± 237
  2. Black
    139 ± 110
  3. Two Or More
    34 ± 103

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Camden County, NC is White, followed by Black and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

4.47k
2018 Value
± 470
-1.21%
1 Year decline
± 14.5%

From 2017 to 2018, employment in Camden County, NC declined at a rate of -1.21%, from 4.53k employees to 4.47k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Camden County, NC, are Management Occupations (575 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (454 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (445 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Camden County, NC.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Camden County, NC, by number of employees, are Management Occupations (575 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (454 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (445 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Camden County, NC has an unusually high number of residents working as Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors (2.43 times higher than expected), Architecture & Engineering Occupations (1.9 times), and Fire Fighting & Prevention, & Other Protective Service Workers Including Supervisors (1.88 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Camden County, NC, by median earnings, are Computer & Mathematical Occupations ($90,865), Computer, Engineering, & Science Occupations ($70,991), and Architecture & Engineering Occupations ($70,819).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

4.47k
2018 Value
± 470
-1.21%
1 Year decline
± 14.5%

From 2017 to 2018, employment in Camden County, NC declined at a rate of -1.21%, from 4.53k employees to 4.47k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Camden County, NC, are Health Care & Social Assistance (646 people), Public Administration (566 people), and Retail Trade (518 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Camden County, NC, though some of these residents may live in Camden County, NC and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Camden County, NC, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (646 people), Public Administration (566 people), and Retail Trade (518 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Camden County, NC has an unusually high number of Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (2.82 times higher than expected), Public Administration (2.72 times), and Other Services, Except Public Administration (1.27 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Camden County, NC, by median earnings, are Transportation & Warehousing ($66,653), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($66,129), and Finance & Insurance ($60,737).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from North Carolina to other states, or from other states to North Carolina.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $54.1B
  2. $40B
  3. $36.8B

In 2018, the top outbound North Carolina product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $54.1B, followed by Pharmaceuticals ($40B) and Machinery ($36.8B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound North Carolina products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$430B
2018 Value in North Carolina
$840B
Projected 2045 Value in North Carolina
95.4% growth

In 2018, total outbound North Carolina trade was $430B. This is expected to increase 95.4% to $840B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound North Carolina trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from North Carolina to other states, or from other states to North Carolina.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $28.2B
  2. $27.5B
  3. $24.4B

In 2018, the top outbound North Carolina domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Georgia with $28.2B, followed by South Carolina with $27.5B and Virginia and $24.4B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that North Carolina shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Camden County, NC was $210,300 in 2018, which is 0.916 times smaller than the national average of $229,700. Between 2017 and 2018 the median property value increased from $222,500 to $210,300, a 5.48% decrease. The homeownership rate in Camden County, NC is 80.5%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Camden County, NC have an average commute time of 32.5 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Camden County, NC is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$210,300
2018 Median
± $12,559
$222,500
2017 Median
± $11,579

In 2018, the median property value in Camden County, NC declined from to $210,300 from the previous year's value of $222,500.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Camden County, NC compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Camden County, NC the largest share of households have a property value in the $200k - $250k range.

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Household Income

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$63,349
Median Household Income
± $7,120
3.84k
Number of Households
± 399

In 2018, the median household income of the 3.84k households in Camden County, NC declined from $63,349 from the previous year's value of $68,327.

The following chart displays the households in Camden County, NC distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Property Taxes

$800 - $1,499
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Camden County, NC distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Camden County, NC the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

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Rent vs Own

80.5%
2018 Homeownership
80.1%
2017 Homeownership

In 2018, 80.5% of the housing units in Camden County, NC were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 80.1%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Camden County, NC compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

32.5 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Camden County, NC have a longer commute time (32.5 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.3 minutes). Additionally, 4.97% of the workforce in Camden County, NC have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2018
  1. Drove Alone (91.4%)
  2. Carpooled (5.24%)
  3. Other (1.38%)

In 2018, 91.4% of workers in Camden County, NC drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (5.24%) and those who used some unspecified means to get work (1.38%).

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Camden County, NC distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Camden County, NC have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Health

91.9% of the population of Camden County, NC has health coverage, with 42.3% on employee plans, 10.7% on Medicaid, 12.3% on Medicare, 17.6% on non-group plans, and 9.01% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in North Carolina was $7,264 in 2014. This is a 3.37% increase from the previous year ($7,027).

Comparing across all counties in the state, Jones County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (27.2%). Additionally, Bladen County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (49.1%)

Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.
State with the Highest Prevalence
  1. 8.26% of the population affected
  2. 8.13% of the population affected
  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.
Most prevalent states
  1. 19.2% of adults
  2. 17.9% of adults
  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

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Health Care Spending

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$7,264
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in North Carolina
$3,859
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$7,225
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$10,260
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in North Carolina (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 3.37%, from $7,027 to $7,264.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

8.09%
Uninsured
42.3%
Employer Coverage
10.7%
Medicaid
12.3%
Medicare
17.6%
Non-Group
9.01%
Military or VA

Between 2017 and 2018, the percent of uninsured citizens in Camden County, NC declined by 21.9% from 10.4% to 8.09%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Camden County, NC changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 27.2% prevalence
  2. 25.2% prevalence
  3. 23.2% prevalence

Jones County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in North Carolina, at 27.2%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in North Carolina by county over multiple years.

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