In 2017, Chowan County, NC had a population of 14.4k people with a median age of 44.7 and a median household income of $41,979. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Chowan County, NC declined from 14,556 to 14,370, a -1.28% decrease and its median household income grew from $41,156 to $41,979, a 2% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Chowan County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (59.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (33.8%), White (Hispanic) (2.8%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.41%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.849%). N/A% of the people in Chowan County, NC speak a non-English language, and 98.3% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Chowan County, NC is $128,300, and the homeownership rate is 73%. Most people in Chowan County, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 27.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Chowan County, NC is 2 cars per household.