NC

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

About Eureka, NC

Eureka, NC is located in Wayne County in the state of North Carolina.

The total City Population for Eureka is about 196 with about 221 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 4,755.

The Average Home Value is $88,000.00, which is roughly 45% lower than the Average Home Value of $159,475.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 53% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $44,366.00, which is roughly 11% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,737.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 23% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Eureka is about 0%.

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

Wayne County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 21.14% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 55.29%
Democratic: 43.6%
Libertarian: 0.68%
Other: 0.26%
Green: 0.17%


Nearby Locations

Pikeville, NC (3.63 mi.)
Lucama, NC (6.88 mi.)
Stantonsburg, NC (9.23 mi.)
Kenly, NC (9.43 mi.)
Sjafb, NC (11.33 mi.)
Princeton, NC (12.37 mi.)
Wilson, NC (13.33 mi.)
Goldsboro, NC (13.50 mi.)
Walstonburg, NC (14.87 mi.)
Sims, NC (15.29 mi.)
Dudley, NC (17.36 mi.)
Snow Hill, NC (17.38 mi.)
Selma, NC (17.96 mi.)
Bailey, NC (18.47 mi.)
La Grange, NC (18.98 mi.)
Elm City, NC (18.99 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 27830
Latitude : 35.548590
Longitude : -77.957656
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 142 ft.
Area Code(s) : 919, 984

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.41
Male Population Estimate : 49.51%
Female Population Estimate : 50.49%
Median Age : 43.3
Male Median Age : 41.7
Female Median Age : 45.0

White Population Estimate : 72.79%
Black Population Estimate : 23.60%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 6.29%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.67%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.04%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.60%
Other Population Estimate : 3.87%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Eureka specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Wayne County: About 9 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Wayne County: About 407 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Wayne County is about 54% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 29% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.