Brunswick County, NC - Demographics

2012 Population Growth and Population Statistics Brunswick North Carolina United States
Total Population 111,233 9,710,573 312,796,426
Square Miles 1,070.39 54,531.25 N / A
Population Density 131.3 199.7 88.6
1990 Population 51,005 6,627,191 248,704,247
2000 Population 73,144 8,049,286 281,421,535
2010 Population 107,431 9,535,483 308,745,538
5 Year Population Projection (2017) 125,705 10,330,854 324,478,770
Population Change Since 1990 118.08% 46.53% 25.77%
Population Change Since 2000 52.07% 20.64% 11.15%
Population Change Since 2010 3.54% 1.84% 1.31%
Forecasted Population Change by 2017 13.01% 6.39% 3.73%
Population Male 49.46% 48.51% 49.00%
Population Female 50.54% 51.49% 51.00%
Median Age 47.8 37.8 37.5
2012 Population Statistics by Marital Status (Age 15+) Brunswick North Carolina United States
Males Never Married 23.96% 31.38% 34.10%
Males Married 61.18% 56.69% 53.97%
Males Widowed 3.18% 2.45% 2.52%
Males Divorced 11.68% 9.48% 9.41%
Females Never Married 16.06% 27.26% 28.42%
Females Married 61.69% 51.63% 51.02%
Females Widowed 11.71% 9.28% 8.76%
Females Divorced 10.54% 11.83% 11.80%
2012 Population by Age Brunswick North Carolina United States
Median Age 47.8 37.8 37.5
Age 0 to 5 6.36% 7.67% 7.55%
Age 6 to 11 6.16% 8.00% 7.94%
Age 12 to 17 5.92% 8.03% 8.26%
Age 18 to 24 5.78% 9.81% 9.99%
Age 25 to 34 10.66% 12.73% 13.08%
Age 35 to 44 11.26% 13.69% 12.94%
Age 45 to 54 13.65% 14.49% 14.64%
Age 55 to 64 18.29% 12.43% 12.43%
Age 65 to 74 14.73% 7.69% 7.29%
Age 75 to 84 5.49% 3.94% 4.11%
Age 85+ 1.70% 1.53% 1.77%
2012 Male Population by Age Brunswick North Carolina United States
Male Median Age 46.5 36.5 36.2
Aged 0 to 5 Years 6.89% 8.06% 7.87%
Aged 6 to 11 Years 6.62% 8.41% 8.26%
Aged 12 to 17 Years 6.16% 8.47% 8.65%
Aged 18 to 24 Years 6.09% 10.10% 10.35%
Aged 25 to 34 Years 10.64% 12.86% 13.24%
Aged 35 to 44 Years 6.89% 8.06% 7.87%
Aged 45 to 54 Years 13.06% 14.50% 14.65%
Aged 55 to 64 Years 16.88% 12.11% 12.23%
Aged 65 to 74 Years 15.81% 7.33% 6.95%
Aged 75 to 84 Years 5.16% 3.35% 3.57%
Aged 85 Years and Older 1.07% 0.96% 1.19%
2012 Female Population by Age Brunswick North Carolina United States
Female Median Age 49 39 38.6
Aged 0 to 5 Years 5.84% 7.29% 7.25%
Aged 6 to 11 Years 5.72% 7.60% 7.63%
Aged 12 to 17 Years 5.69% 7.61% 7.89%
Aged 18 to 24 Years 5.47% 9.52% 9.64%
Aged 25 to 34 Years 10.68% 12.61% 12.91%
Aged 35 to 44 Years 5.84% 7.29% 7.25%
Aged 45 to 54 Years 14.22% 14.48% 14.64%
Aged 55 to 64 Years 19.67% 12.74% 12.63%
Aged 65 to 74 Years 13.67% 8.03% 7.61%
Aged 75 to 84 Years 5.82% 4.50% 4.63%
Aged 85 Years and Older 2.31% 2.06% 2.32%
2012 Population by Race and Ethnicity Brunswick North Carolina United States
White Population 82.09% 67.49% 71.71%
Black or African American Population 12.38% 21.87% 12.86%
American Indian and Alaska Native Population 0.63% 1.30% 0.96%
Asian Population 0.61% 2.47% 5.30%
Multi-racial Population 1.62% 2.34% 3.13%
Other Population 2.66% 4.54% 6.05%
Population Hispanic 5.47% 8.84% 16.91%
Population Non Hispanic 94.53% 91.16% 83.09%
2012 Household Family Makeup Statistics Brunswick North Carolina United States
Family HH 71.43% 66.77% 66.51%
Non-Family HH 28.57% 33.23% 33.49%
Married Family HH 55.28% 48.23% 48.14%
Other Family HH 16.15% 18.55% 18.37%
Other Family Households
Male Householder, No Wife Present 4.23% 4.60% 4.98%
Female Householder, No Husband Present 11.91% 13.95% 13.39%
Married Family Households
with Children Under 18 14.41% 20.72% 21.18%
with No Children Under 18 40.86% 27.51% 26.96%
Other Family Households
Male Householder, No Wife Present with Children Under 18 2.60% 2.73% 2.85%
Male Householder, No Wife Present with No Children 1.63% 1.87% 2.14%
Female Householder, No Husband Present with Children Under 18 7.72% 9.28% 8.65%
Female Householder, No Husband Present with No Children 4.19% 4.66% 4.74%
Non-Family Households
Male Householder 13.78% 14.97% 15.74%
Female Householder 14.80% 18.26% 17.75%
2012 Highest Education Level Attained (Population Age 25+) Brunswick North Carolina United States
Did Not Complete High School 14.09% 14.98% 13.90%
Completed High School 27.94% 26.88% 27.74%
Some College 21.58% 22.34% 21.45%
Completed Associate Degree 8.94% 8.68% 7.76%
Completed Bachelors Degree 18.18% 17.98% 18.25%
Completed Graduate Degree 7.54% 6.43% 7.67%
2012 Education Enrollment (Population Age 3+) Brunswick North Carolina United States
Education Index 101 92 100
Public Pre-school 0.42% 0.77% 0.89%
Private Pre-school 0.54% 0.76% 0.71%
Public School Kindergarten 0.95% 1.24% 1.23%
Private School Kindergarten 0.11% 0.14% 0.18%
Public School Grades 1 through 4 5.00% 5.28% 4.93%
Private School Grades 1 through 4 0.35% 0.47% 0.56%
Public School Grades 5 through 8 3.22% 4.95% 4.91%
Private School Grades 5 through 8 0.16% 0.49% 0.56%
Public School Grades 9 through 12 3.84% 5.33% 5.51%
Private School Grades 9 through 12 0.21% 0.45% 0.55%
Public Undergraduate College 2.62% 5.19% 4.91%
Private Undergraduate College 0.52% 1.15% 1.40%
Public Graduate or Professional School 0.42% 0.80% 0.83%
Private Graduate or Professional School 0.19% 0.40% 0.59%
Not Enrolled in School 81.47% 72.58% 72.24%
2012 Household Size Statistics Brunswick North Carolina United States
Households 2010 46,297 3,745,155 116,716,292
Households 2000 30,441 3,131,999 105,479,959
Households 1990 20,094 2,517,576 91,986,210
5 Year Households Projection (2017) 52,716 4,040,601 123,901,241
Household Growth Since 2010 3.36% 1.68% 1.12%
Household Growth Since 2000 57.20% 21.58% 11.89%
Household Growth Since 1990 138.15% 51.26% 28.31%
Average Household Size 2.31 2.48 2.58
Median Household Size 2.59 2.67 2.71
1 Person 22.90% 27.00% 26.63%
2 Person 46.26% 34.21% 32.86%
3 Person 14.89% 16.74% 16.08%
4 Person 9.59% 13.06% 13.27%
5 Person 4.38% 5.63% 6.46%
6 Person 1.30% 2.10% 2.69%
7 or More Person 0.67% 1.25% 2.01%
2012 Number of Vehicles per Household Brunswick North Carolina United States
Households, Median Vehicles 2.4 2.3 2.2
No Vehicles 6.66% 6.53% 9.08%
1 Vehicle 25.32% 32.29% 33.50%
2 Vehicle 48.99% 38.30% 37.45%
3 Vehicle 15.14% 16.12% 13.98%
4+ Vehicle 3.88% 6.76% 5.99%
2012 Move In Date by Year Brunswick North Carolina United States
Households 47,853 3,807,990 118,025,427
Household, Median Length of Residence in Years 11 11 11
Moved in 2005 or Later 42.26% 43.11% 41.51%
Moved in 2000 to 2004 22.27% 19.28% 20.15%
Moved in 1990 to 1999 20.93% 18.15% 18.66%
Moved in 1980 to 1989 7.40% 8.32% 8.86%
Moved in 1970 to 1979 4.23% 5.83% 5.92%
Moved in 1969 or Earlier 2.91% 5.31% 4.91%
2012 Housing Occupancy Statistics Brunswick North Carolina United States
Total Units 79,005 4,402,266 133,667,681
Occupied Units 60.57% 86.50% 88.30%
Vacant Units 39.43% 13.50% 11.70%
Owner Occupied Units 47.95% 57.62% 57.08%
Renter Occupied Units 12.62% 28.88% 31.22%
Vacant Units 39.43% 13.50% 11.70%
Vacant Units For Rent 9.81% 26.63% 27.35%
Vacant Units For Sale 7.81% 12.50% 12.74%
Vacant Units Seasonal 75.68% 33.08% 31.14%
Vacant Units Vacant Other 5.62% 23.99% 24.61%
2012 Housing Statistic Year Built Brunswick North Carolina United States
Housing, Units 79,005 4,402,266 133,667,681
Housing, Median Year Built 1991 1984 1974
Built 2005 or Later 9.92% 7.48% 5.25%
Built 2000 to 2004 21.52% 12.79% 9.12%
Built 1990 to 1999 22.76% 20.53% 14.08%
Built 1980 to 1989 22.49% 16.84% 14.10%
Built 1970 to 1979 11.20% 14.89% 16.11%
Built 1960 to 1969 6.15% 9.89% 11.20%
Built 1950 to 1959 3.44% 7.68% 11.04%
Built 1940 to 1949 1.14% 4.06% 5.63%
Built 1939 or Earlier 1.37% 5.83% 13.47%
2012 Homeowner Statistics and Home Values Brunswick North Carolina United States
Owner Occupied Units 37,884 2,536,722 76,294,472
Owner Households, With Mortgage Any 67.28% 69.64% 69.50%
Owner Households, With No Mortgage 32.72% 30.36% 30.50%
Housing, Median Value Owner Households $200,096 $156,319 $191,717
Home Valued at Less than $10,000 0.98% 2.28% 1.33%
Home Valued at $10,000-$14,999 0.74% 1.25% 0.93%
Home Valued at $15,000-$19,999 0.65% 1.08% 0.84%
Home Valued at $20,000-$24,999 0.29% 0.91% 0.85%
Home Valued at $25,000-$29,999 1.46% 0.80% 0.79%
Home Valued at $30,000-$34,999 0.97% 0.95% 0.92%
Home Valued at $35,000-$39,999 0.95% 0.70% 0.72%
Home Valued at $40,000-$49,999 1.37% 1.75% 1.76%
Home Valued at $50,000-$59,999 3.01% 2.55% 2.13%
Home Valued at $60,000-$69,999 1.24% 2.82% 2.46%
Home Valued at $70,000-$79,999 1.93% 3.77% 2.90%
Home Valued at $80,000-$89,999 3.49% 4.35% 3.46%
Home Valued at $90,000-$99,999 1.94% 4.27% 3.20%
Home Valued at $100,000-$124,999 6.05% 10.08% 7.92%
Home Valued at $125,000-$149,999 6.66% 9.74% 7.08%
Home Valued at $150,000-$174,999 10.93% 10.67% 8.65%
Home Valued at $175,000-$199,999 7.31% 6.84% 6.07%
Home Valued at $200,000-$249,999 12.33% 10.66% 10.69%
Home Valued at $250,000-$299,999 7.78% 7.01% 8.07%
Home Valued at $300,000-$399,999 12.20% 8.17% 10.91%
Home Valued at $400,000-$499,999 6.54% 3.65% 6.10%
Home Valued at $500,000-$749,999 7.52% 3.61% 7.20%
Home Valued at $750,000-$999,999 2.76% 1.08% 2.60%
Home Valued at More than $1,000,000 0.90% 1.00% 2.43%
2012 Housing Rental Rates Brunswick North Carolina United States
Rental Occupied Units 9,969 1,271,268 41,730,955
Median Rent $637 $592 $730
Housing Rent less than $250 6.28% 8.07% 6.36%
Housing Rent $250-$499 19.81% 25.87% 16.47%
Housing Rent $500-$749 33.77% 32.91% 26.42%
Housing Rent $750-$999 20.23% 16.37% 19.50%
Housing Rent $1,000-$1,249 5.66% 4.95% 10.88%
Housing Rent $1,250-$1,499 1.24% 1.83% 5.89%
Housing Rent $1,500-$1,999 1.71% 1.18% 5.60%
Housing Rent $2,000+ 0.52% 0.83% 3.23%
No Cash Rent 10.77% 8.00% 5.66
2012 Employment Statistics for Potential Employees (Age 16+) Brunswick North Carolina United States
Employed Civilian Males 25.74% 28.14% 29.71%
Employed Civilian Females 23.47% 28.22% 28.71%
Armed Forces Male 0.14% 0.91% 0.39%
Armed Forces Female 0.00% 0.12% 0.07%
Unemployed Males 3.23% 3.48% 3.27%
Unemployed Females 3.42% 3.14% 2.67%
Not in the Labor Force Male 20.97% 14.58% 14.49%
Not in the Labor Force Female 23.02% 21.42% 20.68%
2012 Employment by Job Type for Civilian Population (Age 16+) Brunswick North Carolina United States
White Collar 69.41% 72.76% 75.24%
Blue Collar 30.59% 27.24% 24.76%
Management, Business, and Financial Operations 15.20% 14.39% 15.41%
Professional and Related 20.21% 21.58% 21.58%
Sales and Office 23.15% 23.92% 24.37%
Service 15.02% 16.95% 17.72%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry 0.61% 0.73% 0.73%
Construction, Extraction, and Maintenance 11.70% 9.38% 8.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving 14.11% 13.05% 11.90%
2012 Employment by Type of Employer Total Civilian Population
(Age 16+)
Brunswick North Carolina United States
Private for-Profit Wage and Salary Workers 64.66% 66.99% 66.07%
Private for-Profit Self Employed 5.39% 3.76% 3.68%
Private Not-for-Profit Wage and Salary Workers 6.62% 7.15% 8.20%
Local Government Workers 6.88% 6.84% 7.88%
State Government Workers 5.45% 6.65% 4.81%
Federal Government Workers 1.40% 2.28% 2.79%
Self-Employed Workers in Own Not Incorporated Business 9.37% 6.17% 6.39%
Unpaid Family Workers 0.22% 0.16% 0.18%
2012 Employment by Industry for Civilian Population (Age 16+) Brunswick North Carolina United States
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 1.08% 1.28% 1.35%
Mining 0.04% 0.12% 0.52%
Construction 12.33% 7.41% 6.45%
Manufacturing 8.71% 12.31% 10.25%
Wholesale Trade 2.07% 2.90% 2.82%
Retail Trade 13.06% 11.52% 11.28%
Transportation and Warehousing 3.45% 3.42% 4.14%
Utilities 1.97% 0.94% 0.88%
Information 2.35% 1.85% 2.26%
Finance and Insurance 3.69% 4.58% 4.84%
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 3.46% 1.93% 1.97%
Professional and Scientific 4.52% 5.42% 6.53%
Management 0.04% 0.11% 0.11%
Administration 4.30% 3.97% 4.11%
Educational Services 8.17% 9.77% 9.70%
Health Care and Social Assistance 12.19% 14.09% 13.86%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3.01% 1.67% 2.06%
Accommodation and Food Services 7.65% 7.21% 6.91%
Other Services (Except Public Administration) 4.40% 5.00% 4.92%
Public Administration 3.53% 4.50% 5.05%
2012 Travel Time to Work Brunswick North Carolina United States
Travel Time Less than 15 Min 31% 27% 28%
Travel Time 15-29 Min 41% 41% 37%
Travel Time 30-59 Min 22% 26% 28%
Travel Time 60-89 Min 4% 4% 6%
Travel Time 90+ Min 2% 2% 3%
2012 Mode of Transportation to Work Brunswick North Carolina United States
Car to Work 93.74% 91.83% 85.93%
Motorcycle to Work 0.28% 0.18% 0.22%
Bicycle to Work 0.10% 0.24% 0.55%
Walk to Work 1.44% 1.72% 2.85%
Public Transportation to Work 0.54% 1.13% 5.12%
Other Transportation to Work 0.86% 0.82% 0.88%
Work at Home 3.04% 4.08% 4.45%
2012 Employee Statistics by NAICS Code Brunswick North Carolina United States
Employees, Total (by Place of Work) 24,639 3,308,295 113,112,248
Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, and Agriculture Support 0.20% 0.13% 0.14%
Mining 0.00% 0.10% 0.45%
Utilities 3.65% 0.60% 0.58%
Construction 8.81% 5.98% 5.44%
Manufacturing 15.91% 13.62% 10.30%
Wholesale Trade 2.31% 5.09% 5.10%
Retail Trade 17.71% 13.33% 13.07%
Transportation and Warehousing 1.55% 3.24% 3.64%
Information 1.41% 2.39% 2.97%
Finance and Insurance 3.30% 5.44% 5.61%
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 2.27% 1.58% 1.90%
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services 2.79% 5.48% 6.96%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0.02% 2.41% 2.53%
Admin, Support, Waste Mgt, Remediation Services 4.66% 6.06% 6.42%
Educational Services 1.16% 2.14% 2.57%
Health Care and Social Assistance 13.09% 15.65% 15.46%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 4.26% 1.72% 1.84%
Accommodation and Food Services 13.38% 10.54% 10.29%
Other Services (Except Public Administration) 3.53% 4.48% 4.73%
2012 Establishments by NAICS Code Brunswick North Carolina United States
Establishments, Total (by Place of Work) 24,639 3,308,295 113,112,248
Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, and Agriculture Support 0.39% 0.35% 0.29%
Mining 0.00% 0.09% 0.35%
Utilities 0.22% 0.21% 0.23%
Construction 16.37% 11.14% 9.64%
Manufacturing 3.26% 4.25% 4.16%
Wholesale Trade 3.65% 5.35% 5.62%
Retail Trade 16.11% 15.90% 14.54%
Transportation and Warehousing 2.48% 2.46% 2.83%
Information 1.09% 1.53% 1.81%
Finance and Insurance 5.82% 6.36% 6.56%
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 6.47% 4.69% 4.75%
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services 8.42% 10.19% 11.36%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0.13% 0.72% 0.69%
Admin, Support, Waste Mgt, Remediation Services 5.38% 5.15% 5.15%
Educational Services 0.87% 1.08% 1.20%
Health Care and Social Assistance 8.47% 10.31% 10.80%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2.39% 1.52% 1.66%
Accommodation and Food Services 11.20% 8.54% 8.59%
Other Services (Except Public Administration) 7.29% 10.16% 9.78%
2012 Household Income Statistics Brunswick North Carolina United States
Total Area Household Income $3,313,226,622 $257,094,023,946 $9,110,376,126,223
Median Household Income $51,859 $50,317 $57,639
Average Household Income $69,238 $67,514 $77,190
Per Capita Household Income $29,786 $26,476 $29,126
Income Less than $15,000 12.00% 13.57% 11.77%
Income $15,000 to $24,999 10.51% 10.85% 9.67%
Income $25,000 to $34,999 10.78% 10.93% 9.73%
Income $35,000 to $49,999 15.29% 14.42% 13.33%
Income $50,000 to $74,999 19.21% 18.36% 18.03%
Income $75,000 to $99,999 13.00% 12.22% 12.97%
Income $100,000 to $124,999 8.07% 7.54% 8.65%
Income $125,000 to $149,999 4.30% 4.40% 5.40%
Income $150,000 to $199,999 3.48% 3.86% 5.12%
Income $200,000 and Over 3.37% 3.86% 5.34%
2012 Consumer Price Indexes (CPI) Brunswick North Carolina United States
All Items - CPI 211 211 213
Education and Communications CPI 124 124 125
Food and Beverages CPI 220 220 219
Housing CPI 215 215 218
Medical Care CPI 368 368 367
Other Goods and Services CPI 354 354 349
Recreation CPI 114 114 114
Transportation CPI 169 169 175
2012 Retail Sales Statistics Brunswick North Carolina United States
Total Retail Sales (including Food Services) $1,305,367,000 $137,473,315,000 $4,690,741,823,000
Building Materials and Garden Store Sales 9.04% 7.92% 6.40%
Clothing and Accessories Store Sales 2.20% 4.15% 4.81%
Electrical and Appliances Store Sales 0.46% 1.66% 2.15%
Food and Beverage Store Sales 15.40% 11.88% 13.07%
Food Services 11.63% 10.79% 10.71%
Gasoline Stations Store Sales 17.51% 12.54% 11.22%
General Merchandise Store Sales 16.05% 14.27% 13.54%
Health and Personal Care Store Sales 8.33% 6.24% 5.77%
Home Furnishings Store Sales 1.79% 2.23% 1.94%
Miscellaneous Store Sales 4.27% 2.63% 2.60%
Nonstore Purchases Sales 1.30% 4.96% 8.50%
Sporting Goods Store Sales 1.95% 1.68% 1.91%

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