In 2017, Person County, NC had a population of 39.2k people with a median age of 43 and a median household income of $44,921. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Person County, NC grew from 39,196 to 39,240, a 0.112% increase and its median household income grew from $43,297 to $44,921, a 3.75% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Person County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (66.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (26.9%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (1.75%), White (Hispanic) (1.63%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.45%). N/A% of the people in Person County, NC speak a non-English language, and 98.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Person County, NC are Piedmont Community College (354 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Person County, NC is $118,500, and the homeownership rate is 72%. Most people in Person County, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 29.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Person County, NC is 2 cars per household.