In 2018, Chowan County, NC had a population of 14.2k people with a median age of 44.7 and a median household income of $42,621. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Chowan County, NC declined from 14,370 to 14,205, a -1.15% decrease and its median household income grew from $41,979 to $42,621, a 1.53% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Chowan County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (59.8%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (34%), Other (Hispanic) (2.14%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.51%), and White (Hispanic) (0.781%). 0% of the people in Chowan County, NC speak a non-English language, and 99.6% are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Chowan County, NC was $124,700, and the homeownership rate was 69.3%. Most people in Chowan County, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 28.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Chowan County, NC was 2 cars per household.