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Nash County, North Carolina

SNAPS data is derived from the 2000 U.S. Census and several 2003 CDC databases. For more information, see the Credits page.

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Population:

  • Total Population: 87,420
  • Males: 41,726
  • Females: 45,694

Ethnicity:

  • White: 53,244
  • Black/African American: 29,607
  • Hispanic: 2,888
  • Native American/Eskimo: 237
  • Asian: 413
  • Hawaiian / Pacific Islander: 23
  • Other: 142
  • 2 or more: 866

Top 5 Languages spoken at home:

  1. English only (76,805)
  2. Spanish (3,310)
  3. Arabic (395)
  4. French (335)
  5. German (140)

Top 7 Countries of Origin for Immigrants

Total Reported: 2,607

  1. Mexico (1,412)
  2. Germany (101)
  3. China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (92)
  4. India (91)
  5. Jordan (86)
  6. El Salvador (70)
  7. Japan (67)

Top 5 Religions by Adherents:

  1. Southern Baptist Convention (20,627)
  2. United Methodist Church, The (7,039)
  3. Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee) (1,767)
  4. Catholic Church (1,681)
  5. Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) (1,375)

Migrant Health Clinics

  • Harvest Family Health Center: 9088 Old Bailey Highway, Spring Hope - (919) 237-9383

Disabilities:

  • Total Reported: 34,240
  • Sensory: 2,953
  • Physical: 8,572
  • Mental: 4,320
  • Self-care: 2,784
  • Go outside home: 6,866
  • Employment: 8,603

Grandparents as caregivers

Grandparents as caregivers: 941

Heating fuel:

  • Total Reported: 33,644
  • Utility gas: 8,481
  • Bottled or LP gas: 8,461
  • Electricity: 14,107
  • Fuel oil, kerosene: 1,650
  • Coal or Coke: 2
  • Wood: 829
  • Solar Energy: 5
  • Other fuel: 50
  • No fuel used: 59

Vehicles available:

  • Total Reported: 56,244
  • No vehicle: 4,117
  • 1 or more vehicle: 52,127

Education Attainment:

  • No School: 788
  • No High School: 4,696
  • Some High School: 8,532
  • High School: 19,504
  • Some College: 10,442
  • Associate's Degree: 3,647
  • College Degree: 7,148
  • Master's Degree: 1,776
  • Professional Degree: 627
  • Doctoral Degree: 362

Household Phones:

  • Households Reporting: 33,644
  • Owners with phone: 22,432
  • Owners without phone: 345
  • Renters with phone: 10,175
  • Renters without phone: 692

10 closest counties:

  1. Wilson County, North Carolina
  2. Edgecombe County, North Carolina
  3. Franklin County, North Carolina
  4. Halifax County, North Carolina
  5. Warren County, North Carolina
  6. Greene County, North Carolina
  7. Wayne County, North Carolina
  8. Johnston County, North Carolina
  9. Vance County, North Carolina
  10. Pitt County, North Carolina

Data Detail

Zip Codes in county:

27557, 27803, 27804, 27807, 27816, 27856, 27868, 27878, 27882, 27891

Licensed Broadcast Media Outlets:

  • WRQM (90.9 FM) ROCKY MOUNT, NC
  • WDLZ (98.3 FM) ROCKY MOUNT, NC
  • WDWG (98.5 FM) ROCKY MOUNT, NC
  • WWDR (1080 AM) ROCKY MOUNT, NC
  • WRMT (1490 AM) ROCKY MOUNT, NC
  • Page last updated on Mar 12, 2007
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