In 2019, Surry County, NC had a population of 72k people with a median age of 44.1 and a median household income of $43,597. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Surry County, NC declined from 72,099 to 71,971, a −0.178% decrease and its median household income grew from $41,068 to $43,597, a 6.16% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Surry County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (83.9%), White (Hispanic) (6.95%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.59%), Other (Hispanic) (2.96%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.81%). 0% of the households in Surry County, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 96.4% 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 2019, the median property value in Surry County, NC was $126,900, and the homeownership rate was 73.5%. Most people in Surry County, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Surry County, NC was 2 cars per household.