In 2018, Person County, NC had a population of 39.3k people with a median age of 43.2 and a median household income of $48,811. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Person County, NC grew from 39,240 to 39,305, a 0.166% increase and its median household income grew from $44,921 to $48,811, a 8.66% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Person County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (66.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (26.5%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.88%), White (Hispanic) (1.8%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.69%). 0% of the households in Person County, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 97.8% of the residents in Person County, NC are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Person County, NC are Piedmont Community College (309 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2018, the median property value in Person County, NC was $117,100, and the homeownership rate was 75.2%. Most people in Person County, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 31 minutes. The average car ownership in Person County, NC was 2 cars per household.