In 2019, Lenoir, NC had a population of 17.9k people with a median age of 41.9 and a median household income of $36,755. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Lenoir, NC declined from 17,899 to 17,879, a −0.112% decrease and its median household income grew from $33,744 to $36,755, a 8.92% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lenoir, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (74%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (12.4%), Other (Hispanic) (7.15%), White (Hispanic) (2.46%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.35%). 0% of the households in Lenoir, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
96.6% of the residents in Lenoir, NC are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Lenoir, NC was $111,300, and the homeownership rate was 58.1%. Most people in Lenoir, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Lenoir, NC was 2 cars per household.