In 2019, Pitt County, NC had a population of 178k people with a median age of 32.5 and a median household income of $47,437. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Pitt County, NC grew from 177,372 to 178,433, a 0.598% increase and its median household income grew from $44,315 to $47,437, a 7.05% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Pitt County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (54.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (34.4%), Other (Hispanic) (3.03%), White (Hispanic) (2.8%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.55%). 0% of the households in Pitt County, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
97.2% of the residents in Pitt County, NC are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Pitt County, NC are East Carolina University (6,932 degrees awarded in 2019), Pitt Community College (1,878 degrees), and Alexander Paul Institute of Hair Design (23 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Pitt County, NC was $148,600, and the homeownership rate was 52.1%. Most people in Pitt County, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Pitt County, NC was 2 cars per household.