In 2017, Lenoir County, NC had a population of 57.9k people with a median age of 41.9 and a median household income of $37,515. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Lenoir County, NC declined from 58,343 to 57,934, a -0.701% decrease and its median household income grew from $36,956 to $37,515, a 1.51% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lenoir County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (49.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (38.7%), White (Hispanic) (5.36%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (3.09%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (1.33%). N/A% of the people in Lenoir County, NC speak a non-English language, and 96.5% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lenoir County, NC are Lenoir Community College (840 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Lenoir County, NC is $93,500, and the homeownership rate is 60.1%. Most people in Lenoir County, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Lenoir County, NC is 2 cars per household.