In 2017, Hertford County, NC had a population of 24.3k people with a median age of 42.4 and a median household income of $35,806. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Hertford County, NC declined from 24,285 to 24,262, a -0.0947% decrease and its median household income grew from $34,523 to $35,806, a 3.72% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Hertford County, NC are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (57.4%), White (Non-Hispanic) (33.6%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (3.23%), White (Hispanic) (2%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (1.1%). N/A% of the people in Hertford County, NC speak a non-English language, and 97.2% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Hertford County, NC is $86,800, and the homeownership rate is 67.2%. Most people in Hertford County, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Hertford County, NC is 2 cars per household.