Southern Pines, NC

13,258 Population
16.5 square miles 801.5 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.1%
was 0.1%
 
Population Density
801.5
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
83.3%
was 80.8%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
5.0%
was 4.4%
 
Percent Under 18
16.0%
was 18.5%
 
Percent 65 and Over
32.2%
was 29.2%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
14.5%
was 15.9%
 
Median Household Income
$47,235
was $46,377
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
53.7
52.5
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
29.7
was 23.4
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
557.5
was 685.0
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
3,367.3
was 4,359.3
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
7,162
was 6,997
 
Median Rent
$772
was $734
 
Total Building Permits
109
was 92
 
Occupied Housing Units
6,087
was 5,889
 
Homeownership Rate
58.4%
was 58.8%
 
Single Family Building Permits
109
was 92
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
430.1
was 422.1
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
29.8%
was 31.3%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
0
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.1
was 2.1
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
15.9
was 14.3
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
8.7
was 7.4
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
98.4%
was 97.5%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
86.3%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.3%
was 98.8%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
92.2%
was 91.2%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
47.9%
was 41.8%
 

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