In 2018, Lenoir County, NC had a population of 57.2k people with a median age of 42.2 and a median household income of $38,387. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Lenoir County, NC declined from 57,934 to 57,227, a -1.22% decrease and its median household income grew from $37,515 to $38,387, a 2.32% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lenoir County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (49.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (38.8%), White (Hispanic) (5.56%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.35%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.21%). NaNk% of the people in Lenoir County, NC speak a non-English language, and 96.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lenoir County, NC are Lenoir Community College (840 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Lenoir County, NC is $95,700, and the homeownership rate is 59.4%. Most people in Lenoir County, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Lenoir County, NC is 2 cars per household.