In 2018, Surry County, NC had a population of 72.1k people with a median age of 43.8 and a median household income of $41,068. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Surry County, NC declined from 72,315 to 72,099, a -0.299% decrease and its median household income grew from $39,071 to $41,068, a 5.11% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Surry County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (84.2%), White (Hispanic) (7.17%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.69%), Other (Hispanic) (2.46%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.656%). 0% of the households in Surry County, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 96.5% of the residents in Surry County, NC are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Surry County, NC are Surry Community College (746 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2018, the median property value in Surry County, NC was $121,000, and the homeownership rate was 72.2%. Most people in Surry County, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Surry County, NC was 2 cars per household.