Laurinburg, NC

15,601 Population
12.5 square miles 1,246.1 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.2%
was 0.2%
 
Population Density
1,246.1
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
65.2%
was 62.0%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
3.2%
was 3.2%
 
Percent Under 18
26.6%
was 25.0%
 
Percent 65 and Over
16.7%
was 17.0%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
36.6%
was 33.3%
 
Median Household Income
$26,216
was $28,016
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
50.4
49.2
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
38.7
was 6.4
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
1,167.2
was 1,346.9
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
5,513.6
was 6,035.6
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
7,033
was 6,910
 
Median Rent
$594
was $561
 
Total Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Occupied Housing Units
6,106
was 6,004
 
Homeownership Rate
49.3%
was 50.9%
 
Single Family Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
561.7
was 551.9
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
23.0%
was 23.5%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.4
was 2.5
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
--
No Data Available
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
--
No Data Available

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
93.3%
was 92.9%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
78.3%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 100%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
80.4%
was 80.2%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
19.2%
was 20.8%
 

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