In 2018, Rowan County, NC had a population of 140k people with a median age of 40.2 and a median household income of $48,667. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Rowan County, NC grew from 138,940 to 139,605, a 0.479% increase and its median household income grew from $46,978 to $48,667, a 3.6% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Rowan County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (72.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (15.9%), White (Hispanic) (4.96%), Other (Hispanic) (3.28%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.88%). 0% of the people in Rowan County, NC speak a non-English language, and 97% are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Rowan County, NC was $130,700, and the homeownership rate was 69.1%. Most people in Rowan County, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24 minutes. The average car ownership in Rowan County, NC was 2 cars per household.