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Guilford County, NC

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Guilford County, NC
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatGreensboro, NC and High Point, NC
  • Population488,406
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 645.7000
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 756.3999

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)2010488,406136 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)2010756.40201 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)201835.1%242 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)20188.2%915 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201322 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20194.1%1130 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)2016838.602517 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201622.2%2564 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)20167.402138 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201826.6%3029 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)20164460 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)20158.5%2750 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201822.1%1111 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$861,997,000.00169 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)20172908 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201192.221792 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201978.0%756 of 1006
Second Highest 1-hour Carbon Monoxide Measurement (County)20081.90138 of 212
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)20184405 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201112.611024 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2014$5,259,384.9216 of 439
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$9,468,094,000.00162 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20102.4%1057 of 2773
Attendance to Arts and Culture Events (County)20153,882,02516 of 109
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201239.1%381 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201884125 of 1961
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2017-201828295 of 389
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)20106,408157 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)201938,510.472008 of 3034
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$1,241,000,000.00140 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$11,948,000,000.00140 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$788,000,000.00175 of 2178
Population (County)2050676,000140 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$212,086.00896 of 3112
Total Employees (County)2050521,000122 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)205058,000144 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)20502,20534 of 2780
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