NC

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

About Roper, NC

Roper, NC is located in Washington County in the state of North Carolina.

The total City Population for Roper is about 539 with about 242 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 3,409.

The Average Home Value is $84,300.00, which is roughly 47% lower than the Average Home Value of $159,475.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 55% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $35,188.00, which is roughly 29% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,737.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 39% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Roper is about 8.9%.

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

Washington County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 18.11% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 54.73%
Republican: 44.82%
Libertarian: 0.27%
Other: 0.15%
Green: 0.03%


Nearby Locations

Plymouth, NC (7.27 mi.)
Creswell, NC (10.06 mi.)
Merry Hill, NC (16.61 mi.)
Edenton, NC (16.64 mi.)
Jamesville, NC (16.79 mi.)
Pantego, NC (17.67 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 27970
Latitude : 35.844008
Longitude : -76.546798
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 9 ft.
Area Code(s) : 252

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.31
Male Population Estimate : 47.99%
Female Population Estimate : 52.01%
Median Age : 46.5
Male Median Age : 45.6
Female Median Age : 47.2

White Population Estimate : 49.46%
Black Population Estimate : 48.02%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.90%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.09%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.06%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.70%
Other Population Estimate : 3.14%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Roper specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Washington County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Washington County: About 285 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Washington County is about 1% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.