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Craven County, NC&

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The economy of Craven County, NC employs 40,499 people. The economy of Craven County, NC is specialized in Public Admin.; Accommodation & Food Service; and Healthcare & Social Assistance, which employ respectively 2.08; 1.22; and 1.19 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Craven County, NC are Healthcare & Social Assistance (6,667), Retail trade (4,875), and Manufacturing (4,656), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction ($48,585), Transportation & Warehousing ($47,917), and Professional, Scientific, Tech Services ($38,892).

Median household income in Craven County, NC is $47,957. Males in Craven County, NC have an average income that is 1.24 times higher than the average income of females, which is $42,334. The income inequality of Craven County, NC (measured using the Gini index) is 0.468 which is lower than the national average.


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Health & Safety

Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Craven County, NC. In Craven County, NC the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 6-17 and 6-17, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 72 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $8,933. Robeson County, NC has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in North Carolina.


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Craven County, NC is home to a population of 104,190 people, from which 97.1% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Craven County, NC is composed of 69,104 White residents (66.3%), 21,795 Black residents (20.9%), 7,293 Hispanic residents (7%), 2,743 Asian residents (2.63%), and 2,594 Two+ residents (2.49%). The most common foreign languages in Craven County, NC are Spanish (5,015 speakers), Other Asian (1,126 speakers), and Tagalog (310 speakers), but compared to other places, Craven County, NC has a relative high number of Other Asian (1,126 speakers), Thai (60 speakers), and Japanese (124 speakers).


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In 2015 universities in Craven County, NC awarded 648 degrees. The student population of Craven County, NC is skewed towards females, with 225 male students and 423 female students. Most students in Craven County, NC are White (411 and 63.4%), followed by Black or African American (115 and 17.7%), Hispanic or Latino (48 and 7.41%), and Unknown (31 and 4.78%). The largest universities in Craven County, NC by number of graduates are Craven Community College (648 and 100%), N/A (N/A and N/A), and N/A (N/A and N/A). The most popular majors in Craven County, NC are Liberal Arts & Sciences (179 and 27.6%), Other Liberal Arts & Sciences, General Studies, & Humanities (53 and 8.18%), and Registered Nursing (50 and 7.72%). The median tuition costs in Craven County, NC are N/A for private four year colleges, and N/A and N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.



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Housing & Living

The median property value in Craven County, NC is $154,000, which is 0.75 times smaller than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value decreased from $154,500 to $154,000, a 0.32% increase. The homeownership rate of Craven County, NC is 63.3%, which is lower than the national average of 63.6%. People in Craven County, NC have an average commute time of 20.8 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Craven County, NC is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.


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