Union County, NC has a population of 217,614 people with a median age of 37.7 and a median household income of $67,194. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Union County, NC grew from 213,422 to 217,614, a 1.96% increase and its median household income grew from $65,903 to $67,194, a 1.96% increase.
The population of Union County, NC is 73.4% White, 11.5% Black, and 10.7% Hispanic. 13.3% of the people in Union County, NC speak a non-English language, and 94.7% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Union County, NC are Wingate University, with 699 graduates, Regina's College of Beauty-Monroe, with 24 graduates, and N/A, with N/A graduates.
The median property value in Union County, NC is $206,000, and the homeownership rate is 79.5%. Most people in Union County, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 27.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Union County, NC is 2 cars per household.
Union County, NC is the 8th most populated county in North Carolina and borders Anson County, NC; Cabarrus County, NC; Mecklenburg County, NC; Stanly County, NC; Chesterfield County, SC; and Lancaster County, SC& 1 more.