In 2019, Chowan County, NC had a population of 14.1k people with a median age of 46 and a median household income of $46,519. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Chowan County, NC declined from 14,205 to 14,097, a −0.76% decrease and its median household income grew from $42,621 to $46,519, a 9.15% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Chowan County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (59.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (35.2%), Other (Hispanic) (1.99%), White (Hispanic) (1.18%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.752%). 0% of the households in Chowan County, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
99.5% of the residents in Chowan County, NC are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Chowan County, NC was $131,100, and the homeownership rate was 66.7%. Most people in Chowan County, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 28.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Chowan County, NC was 2 cars per household.