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McDowell County, NC

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McDowell County, NC
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatMarion, NC
  • Population44,996
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 440.6100
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 102.0999

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)201044,9961089 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)2010102.10890 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)20184.1%1286 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)20186.3%1155 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201366 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20193.8%1416 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)20161,195.801108 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201634.3%352 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)20168.401768 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201841.0%2349 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)201611318 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)201514.3%1778 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201820.1%1368 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$61,863,000.001360 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)201711287 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201189.232382 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201586.9%425 of 1045
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201113.01644 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2019$52,140.87668 of 826
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$325,957,000.001856 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20101.2%2362 of 2773
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201229.7%1884 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201851340 of 1961
Inmates Executed, All Races (Cumulative Since 1977) (County)1977-20181198 of 198
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)20105621265 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)20182,651.522867 of 3027
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$8,000,000.001999 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$676,000,000.001156 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$24,000,000.00862 of 2178
Population (County)205054,0001044 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$165,809.002262 of 3112
Total Employees (County)205029,0001076 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)20503,0001089 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)2050191365 of 2780
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