In 2019, Hertford County, NC had a population of 24k people with a median age of 42.2 and a median household income of $41,028. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Hertford County, NC declined from 24,153 to 24,012, a −0.584% decrease and its median household income grew from $37,005 to $41,028, a 10.9% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Hertford County, NC are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (58.7%), White (Non-Hispanic) (33.3%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.14%), White (Hispanic) (1.82%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (1.13%). 0% of the households in Hertford County, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
97.9% of the residents in Hertford County, NC are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Hertford County, NC was $88,600, and the homeownership rate was 65.8%. Most people in Hertford County, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 26.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Hertford County, NC was 2 cars per household.