In 2017, Rowan County, NC had a population of 139k people with a median age of 40.1 and a median household income of $46,978. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Rowan County, NC grew from 138,694 to 138,940, a 0.177% increase and its median household income grew from $44,494 to $46,978, a 5.58% increase.
The population of Rowan County, NC is 72.7% White Alone, 16.1% Black or African American Alone, and 8.32% Hispanic or Latino. 9.2% of the people in Rowan County, NC speak a non-English language, and 97.1% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Rowan County, NC is $130,400, and the homeownership rate is 68.1%. Most people in Rowan County, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Rowan County, NC is 2 cars per household.