In 2019, Richmond County, NC had a population of 45k people with a median age of 40.5 and a median household income of $36,148. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Richmond County, NC declined from 45,189 to 44,997, a −0.425% decrease and its median household income grew from $36,091 to $36,148, a 0.158% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Richmond County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (57.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (31.8%), White (Hispanic) (4.69%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (2.39%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.34%). 0% of the households in Richmond County, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
97.6% of the residents in Richmond County, NC are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Richmond County, NC are Richmond Community College (844 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2019, the median property value in Richmond County, NC was $83,200, and the homeownership rate was 66.2%. Most people in Richmond County, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Richmond County, NC was 2 cars per household.