In 2019, Union County, NC had a population of 231k people with a median age of 38.2 and a median household income of $80,033. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Union County, NC grew from 226,694 to 231,053, a 1.92% increase and its median household income grew from $75,397 to $80,033, a 6.15% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Union County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (72.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (11.2%), White (Hispanic) (9.12%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.98%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.09%). 0% of the households in Union County, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 95% of the residents in Union County, NC are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Union County, NC are Wingate University (845 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2019, the median property value in Union County, NC was $241,400, and the homeownership rate was 81.3%. Most people in Union County, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 27.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Union County, NC was 2 cars per household.