In 2017, Elizabeth City, NC had a population of 63.4k people with a median age of 40.9 and a median household income of $48,112. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Elizabeth City, NC declined from 63,607 to 63,388, a -0.344% decrease and its median household income grew from $46,711 to $48,112, a 3% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Elizabeth City, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (62.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (29.9%), White (Hispanic) (3.07%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.6%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.42%). N/A% of the people in Elizabeth City, NC speak a non-English language, and 98.2% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Elizabeth City, NC are College of the Albemarle (522 degrees awarded in 2017), Elizabeth City State University (278 degrees), and Mid-Atlantic Christian University (41 degrees).
The median property value in Elizabeth City, NC is $167,200, and the homeownership rate is 66.5%. Most people in Elizabeth City, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 28.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Elizabeth City, NC is 2 cars per household.