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Alamance County, North Carolina

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Population:

  • Total Population: 130,800
  • Males: 63,057
  • Females: 67,743

Ethnicity:

  • White: 94,679
  • Black/African American: 24,338
  • Hispanic: 8,759
  • Native American/Eskimo: 538
  • Asian: 1,153
  • Hawaiian / Pacific Islander: 7
  • Other: 131
  • 2 or more: 1,195

Top 5 Languages spoken at home:

  1. English only (110,935)
  2. Spanish (8,895)
  3. German (350)
  4. Laotian (250)
  5. French (240)

Top 7 Countries of Origin for Immigrants

Total Reported: 8,281

  1. Mexico (5,400)
  2. El Salvador (432)
  3. Laos (203)
  4. India (195)
  5. Germany (182)
  6. Greece (150)
  7. Canada (140)

Top 5 Religions by Adherents:

  1. Southern Baptist Convention (16,853)
  2. United Methodist Church, The (14,090)
  3. United Church of Christ (6,518)
  4. Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) (4,126)
  5. Catholic Church (3,047)

Migrant Health Clinics

    Disabilities:

    • Total Reported: 48,148
    • Sensory: 4,303
    • Physical: 11,309
    • Mental: 5,893
    • Self-care: 3,367
    • Go outside home: 10,336
    • Employment: 12,351

    Grandparents as caregivers

    Grandparents as caregivers: 1,220

    Heating fuel:

    • Total Reported: 51,584
    • Utility gas: 24,211
    • Bottled or LP gas: 6,511
    • Electricity: 16,783
    • Fuel oil, kerosene: 2,996
    • Coal or Coke: 0
    • Wood: 911
    • Solar Energy: 16
    • Other fuel: 78
    • No fuel used: 78

    Vehicles available:

    • Total Reported: 92,979
    • No vehicle: 5,190
    • 1 or more vehicle: 87,789

    Education Attainment:

    • No School: 1,068
    • No High School: 6,698
    • Some High School: 12,550
    • High School: 27,020
    • Some College: 16,222
    • Associate's Degree: 6,448
    • College Degree: 11,993
    • Master's Degree: 3,168
    • Professional Degree: 908
    • Doctoral Degree: 560

    Household Phones:

    • Households Reporting: 51,584
    • Owners with phone: 35,763
    • Owners without phone: 413
    • Renters with phone: 14,654
    • Renters without phone: 754

    10 closest counties:

    1. Orange County, North Carolina
    2. Caswell County, North Carolina
    3. Chatham County, North Carolina
    4. Guilford County, North Carolina
    5. Rockingham County, North Carolina
    6. Danville city, Virginia
    7. Randolph County, North Carolina
    8. Durham County, North Carolina
    9. Person County, North Carolina
    10. Lee County, North Carolina

    Data Detail

    Zip Codes in county:

    27201, 27202, 27215, 27216, 27217, 27220, 27244, 27253, 27258, 27302, 27340, 27349, 27359

    Licensed Broadcast Media Outlets:

    • WSOE (89.3 FM) ELON COLLEGE, NC
    • WBAG (1150 AM) GRAHAM, NC
    • WLLY (1350 AM) GRAHAM, NC
    • Page last updated on Mar 12, 2007
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