NC

National Population : 333,590,059
North Carolina State Population : 10,753,007

About Atkinson, NC

Atkinson, NC is located in Pender County in the state of North Carolina.

The total City Population for Atkinson is about 356 with about 138 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 1,521.

The Average Home Value is $99,200.00, which is roughly 38% lower than the Average Home Value of $159,475.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 47% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $36,932.00, which is roughly 26% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,737.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 36% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Atkinson is about 15.5%.

North Carolina is ranked #52 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 6.19 out of 100.

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Voting

Pender County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 46.61% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 64.26%
Democratic: 34.31%
Libertarian: 0.96%
Other: 0.29%
Green: 0.18%


Nearby Locations

Kelly, NC (8.71 mi.)
Currie, NC (9.12 mi.)
Willard, NC (11.30 mi.)
Watha, NC (11.30 mi.)
Ivanhoe, NC (11.45 mi.)
Delco, NC (12.91 mi.)
Sandyfield, NC (13.50 mi.)
East Arcadia, NC (13.50 mi.)
Riegelwood, NC (13.50 mi.)
Saint Helena, NC (13.66 mi.)
Burgaw, NC (13.66 mi.)
Harrells, NC (13.67 mi.)
Council, NC (15.99 mi.)
Rocky Point, NC (16.95 mi.)
Wallace, NC (17.70 mi.)
Teachey, NC (19.15 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 28421
Latitude : 34.508993
Longitude : -78.188812
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 61 ft.
Area Code(s) : 910

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.41
Male Population Estimate : 47.60%
Female Population Estimate : 52.40%
Median Age : 45.5
Male Median Age : 44.6
Female Median Age : 46.6

White Population Estimate : 66.93%
Black Population Estimate : 29.45%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 7.03%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.53%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.79%
Other Population Estimate : 4.27%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Atkinson specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Pender County: About 4 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Pender County: About 150 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Pender County is about 2% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 48% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.