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Mecklenburg County, NC

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Mecklenburg County, NC
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatCharlotte, NC
  • Population919,628
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 523.8400
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 1755.5000

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)2010919,62850 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)20101,755.5086 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)201832.9%265 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)201813.6%581 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201311 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20193.6%1631 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)2016590.302997 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201618.6%2954 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)20167.502092 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201839.3%2472 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)20161679 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)20156.2%2908 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201816.4%1898 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$1,692,169,000.0085 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)201711287 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201193.091539 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201962.4%937 of 1006
Second Highest 1-hour Carbon Monoxide Measurement (County)20191.6075 of 165
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)20182833 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201112.641004 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2005$492,904.43324 of 958
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$201,575,427,000.009 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20102.7%816 of 2773
Attendance to Arts and Culture Events (County)20153,576,70318 of 109
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201238.6%414 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201812668 of 1961
Inmates Executed, All Races (Cumulative Since 1977) (County)1977-2018730 of 198
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2017-201876179 of 389
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)201013,83443 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)20193,149.172830 of 3034
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$5,085,000,000.0046 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$40,344,000,000.0022 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$12,854,000,000.009 of 2178
Population (County)20502,063,00025 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$250,342.00368 of 3112
Total Employees (County)20501,636,00023 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)2050187,00022 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)20503,90211 of 2780
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