McDowell County, North Carolina state, USA

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McDowell County, North Carolina, USA

Map of McDowell County
Population
- Total:44.996 (2010)
- Density:102,0/sq mi (39,4/sq km)
Area
- Total:447 sq mi (1.156 sq km)
- Land:441 sq mi (1.142 sq km)
- Water:6 sq mi (14 sq km)
- % water:1,21 %
Latitude:+35.6822317
Longitude:-082.0480292

Basic information about the McDowell County

The McDowell County is located in the state of North Carolina. This county occupies 447 square miles, with 6 square miles being water areas. There are 44.996 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of McDowell County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (90.57%), followed by Black or African American (3.8%) and Some Other Race (3.2%). There are 17.838 households in the county, while 69,78% of them are family households and 30,22% represent non family households. There are 3 cities and towns in McDowell County. The most populated city is Marion city and the smallest town or village is Old Fort town.


Statistical data for the McDowell County based on the 2010 U.S. Census

Racial makeup

Total
44,996
White alone
40,75490.57 %
Black or African American alone
1,7083.80 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
1890.42 %
Asian alone
3510.78 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
10.00 %
Some Other Race alone
1,4423.20 %
Two or More races
5511.22 %

Statistical data for the McDowell County

Data Source : US Census Bureau

Racial makeup

Total
44,996
White alone
40,75490.57 %
Black or African American alone
1,7083.80 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
1890.42 %
Asian alone
3510.78 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
10.00 %
Some Other Race alone
1,4423.20 %
Two or More races
5511.22 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin

Total
44,996
Not Hispanic or Latino
42,60494.68 %
Hispanic or Latino
2,3925.32 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin by Race

Total
44,996
Not Hispanic or Latino
42,60494.68 %
White alone
39,98293.85 %
Black or African American alone
1,6633.90 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
1310.31 %
Asian alone
3440.81 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
00.00 %
Some Other Race alone
240.06 %
Two or More races
4601.08 %
Hispanic or Latino
2,3925.32 %
White alone
77232.27 %
Black or African American alone
451.88 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
582.42 %
Asian alone
70.29 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
10.04 %
Some Other Race alone
1,41859.28 %
Two or More races
913.80 %

Median Age by Sex

Both sexes
42
Male
40
Female
43

Household Type

Total
17,838
Family households
12,44769.78 %
Husband-wife family
9,42975.75 %
Other family
3,01824.25 %
Male householder, no wife present
93030.82 %
Female householder, no husband present
2,08869.18 %
Nonfamily households
5,39130.22 %
Householder living alone
4,60885.48 %
Householder not living alone
78314.52 %

Geographical and Cultural Features and Landmarks in the McDowell County - including Historical Features

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Current weather situation in the McDowell County

City Alias ZIP Codes
GlenwoodGlenwood28737
GlenwoodMarion28737
Little SwitzerlandLittle Switzerland28749
Little SwitzerlandLtl Switzrlnd28749
MarionMarion28752
NeboNebo28761
Old FortOld Fort28762

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