In 2018, Hertford County, NC had a population of 24.2k people with a median age of 42.1 and a median household income of $37,005. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Hertford County, NC declined from 24,262 to 24,153, a -0.449% decrease and its median household income grew from $35,806 to $37,005, a 3.35% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Hertford County, NC are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (58.6%), White (Non-Hispanic) (33.4%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.19%), White (Hispanic) (1.41%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.06%). 0% of the households in Hertford County, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 97.8% of the residents in Hertford County, NC are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Hertford County, NC was $85,400, and the homeownership rate was 67.1%. Most people in Hertford County, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Hertford County, NC was 2 cars per household.