Congressional District 10, NC

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2019 Population
771,791
1.16% 1-year growth
US Senator
Richard Burr
Republican Party
US Senator
Thom Tillis
Republican Party
US Representative
Patrick McHenry
Republican Party
2019 Median Age
42.1
0.708% 1-year decrease
2019 Poverty Rate
14.5%
3.02% 1-year decrease
2019 Median Household Income
$53,189
3.17% 1-year growth
2019 Median Property Value
$174,300
5.7% 1-year growth

About

In 2019, Congressional District 10, NC had a population of 772k people with a median age of 42.1 and a median household income of $53,189. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Congressional District 10, NC grew from 762,919 to 771,791, a 1.16% increase and its median household income grew from $51,554 to $53,189, a 3.17% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Congressional District 10, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (76.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (12.6%), White (Hispanic) (4.64%), Other (Hispanic) (1.87%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.77%). 0% of the households in Congressional District 10, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.

97.2% of the residents in Congressional District 10, NC are U.S. citizens.

In 2019, the median property value in Congressional District 10, NC was $174,300, and the homeownership rate was 68.5%. Most people in Congressional District 10, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Congressional District 10, NC was 2 cars per household.

Diversity

Congressional District 10, NC is home to a population of 772k people, from which 97.2% are citizens. As of 2019, 4.86% of Congressional District 10, NC residents were born outside of the country (37.5k people).

In 2019, there were 6.1 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (591k people) in Congressional District 10, NC than any other race or ethnicity. There were 96.9k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 35.8k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Congressional District 10, NC
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    591k ± 6.38k
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    96.9k ± 3.89k
  3. White (Hispanic)
    35.8k ± 4.59k
7.11%
Hispanic Population
54.9k people

In 2019, there were 6.1 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (591k people) in Congressional District 10, NC than any other race or ethnicity. There were 96.9k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 35.8k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

7.11% of the people in Congressional District 10, NC are hispanic (54.9k people).

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

4.86%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
37.5k people
4.84%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
36.9k people

As of 2019, 4.86% of Congressional District 10, NC residents (37.5k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2018, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Congressional District 10, NC was 4.84%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

42
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.5
44
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 1.9

In 2019, the median age of all people in Congressional District 10, NC was 42.1. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 42, were generally younger than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 44. But people in Congressional District 10, NC are getting getting younger. In 2018, the average age of all Congressional District 10, NC residents was 42.

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Citizenship

97.2%
2019 Citizenship
97.3%
2018 Citizenship

As of 2019, 97.2% of Congressional District 10, NC residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2018, the percentage of US citizens in Congressional District 10, NC was 97.3%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    16,484 ± 1,712
  2. Gulf War (1990s)
    7,367 ± 1,592
  3. Gulf War (2001-)
    7,092 ± 1,570

Congressional District 10, NC has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.24 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Congressional District 10, NC is $53,189. In 2019, the tract with the highest median household income in Congressional District 10, NC was Census Tract 28 with a value of $244,539, followed by Census Tract 29.05 and Census Tract 517, with respective values of $226,983 and $212,115.

The economy of Congressional District 10, NC employs 358k people. The largest industries in Congressional District 10, NC are Manufacturing (67,619 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (50,340 people), and Retail Trade (37,419 people), and the highest paying industries are Management of Companies & Enterprises ($111,935), Utilities ($65,860), and Information ($56,324).

Wages

Median Household Income

$53,189
2019 value
± $1,785
3.17%
1 Year Growth
± 4.27%

Households in Congressional District 10, NC have a median annual income of $53,189, which is less than the median annual income of $65,712 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $51,554 in 2018, which represents a 3.17% annual growth.

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

14.5% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Congressional District 10, NC (108k out of 745k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.3%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 55 - 64 and then Females 35 - 44.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. White
    75,587 ± 1,973
  2. Black
    21,796 ± 1,134
  3. Hispanic
    13,387 ± 924

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Congressional District 10, NC is White, followed by Black and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

358k
2019 Value
± 10,967
−1.05%
1 Year decline
± 4.18%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Congressional District 10, NC declined at a rate of −1.05%, from 362k employees to 358k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Congressional District 10, NC, are Management Occupations (37,934 people), Production Occupations (36,713 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (34,957 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Congressional District 10, NC.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Congressional District 10, NC, by number of employees, are Management Occupations (37,934 people), Production Occupations (36,713 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (34,957 people).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Congressional District 10, NC, by median earnings, are Management Occupations ($66,103), Legal Occupations ($65,292), and Architecture & Engineering Occupations ($65,095).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

358k
2019 Value
± 10,967
−1.05%
1 Year decline
± 4.18%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Congressional District 10, NC declined at a rate of −1.05%, from 362k employees to 358k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Congressional District 10, NC, are Manufacturing (67,619 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (50,340 people), and Retail Trade (37,419 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Congressional District 10, NC, though some of these residents may live in Congressional District 10, NC and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Congressional District 10, NC, by number of employees, are Manufacturing (67,619 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (50,340 people), and Retail Trade (37,419 people).

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Congressional District 10, NC, by median earnings, are Management of Companies & Enterprises ($111,935), Utilities ($65,860), and Information ($56,324).

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Civics

Richard Burr and Thom Tillis are the senators currently representing the state of North Carolina. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Congressional District 10, NC is currently represented by Patrick McHenry in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from North Carolina

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Richard Burr
Senator from North Carolina3
Assumed office on January 3, 2005
Thom Tillis
Senator from North Carolina2
Assumed office on January 3, 2015

Richard Burr and Thom Tillis are the senators currently representing North Carolina.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Congressional District 10, NC

Patrick McHenry
District 10 Representative
Republican Party

Congressional District 10, NC is currently represented by Patrick McHenry (Republican Party).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Congressional District 10, NC was $174,300 in 2019, which is 0.725 times smaller than the national average of $240,500. Between 2018 and 2019 the median property value increased from $164,900 to $174,300, a 5.7% increase. The homeownership rate in Congressional District 10, NC is 68.5%, which is higher than the national average of 64.1%. People in Congressional District 10, NC have an average commute time of 24.4 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Congressional District 10, NC is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$174,300
2019 Median
± $4,621
$164,900
2018 Median
± $3,995

In 2019, the median property value in Congressional District 10, NC grew to to $174,300 from the previous year's value of $164,900.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Congressional District 10, NC compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Congressional District 10, NC the largest share of households have a property value in the $200k - $250k range.

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$53,189
Median Household Income
± $1,785
298k
Number of Households
± 8,928

In 2019, the median household income of the 298k households in Congressional District 10, NC grew to $53,189 from the previous year's value of $51,554.

The following chart displays the households in Congressional District 10, NC distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Property Taxes

$800 - $1,499
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Congressional District 10, NC distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Congressional District 10, NC the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

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Rent vs Own

68.5%
2019 Homeownership
68.5%
2018 Homeownership

In 2019, 68.5% of the housing units in Congressional District 10, NC were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 68.5%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 64.1%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Congressional District 10, NC compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

24.4 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Congressional District 10, NC have a shorter commute time (24.4 minutes) than the normal US worker (26 minutes). Additionally, 2.14% of the workforce in Congressional District 10, NC have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2019
  1. Drove Alone (83.7%)
  2. Carpooled (7.21%)
  3. Worked At Home (4.84%)

In 2019, 83.7% of workers in Congressional District 10, NC drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (7.21%) and those who worked at home (4.84%).

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Congressional District 10, NC distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Congressional District 10, NC have 2 cars, followed by false.

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Health

Health Care Coverage

12.1%
Uninsured
43%
Employer Coverage
16.2%
Medicaid
14.7%
Medicare
12%
Non-Group
2.02%
Military or VA

Between 2018 and 2019, the percent of uninsured citizens in Congressional District 10, NC grew by 18.4% from 10.2% to 12.1%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Congressional District 10, NC changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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