In 2019, Lenoir County, NC had a population of 56.8k people with a median age of 42.7 and a median household income of $39,402. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Lenoir County, NC declined from 57,227 to 56,756, a −0.823% decrease and its median household income grew from $38,387 to $39,402, a 2.64% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lenoir County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (49.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (38.7%), White (Hispanic) (5.77%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.61%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.32%). 0% of the households in Lenoir County, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
97.1% of the residents in Lenoir County, NC are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lenoir County, NC are Lenoir Community College (1,143 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2019, the median property value in Lenoir County, NC was $95,500, and the homeownership rate was 59.3%. Most people in Lenoir County, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23 minutes. The average car ownership in Lenoir County, NC was 2 cars per household.