Congressional District 11, NC

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2019 Population
772,612
0.579% 1-year growth
US Senator
Richard Burr
Republican Party
US Senator
Thom Tillis
Republican Party
US Representative
Madison Cawthorn
Republican Party
2019 Median Age
45.8
0.439% 1-year increase
2019 Poverty Rate
14.5%
4.01% 1-year decrease
2019 Median Household Income
$51,884
9.05% 1-year growth
2019 Median Property Value
$186,400
4.6% 1-year growth

About

In 2019, Congressional District 11, NC had a population of 773k people with a median age of 45.8 and a median household income of $51,884. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Congressional District 11, NC grew from 768,166 to 772,612, a 0.579% increase and its median household income grew from $47,579 to $51,884, a 9.05% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Congressional District 11, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (85.6%), White (Hispanic) (3.87%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.19%), Other (Hispanic) (2.25%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (1.58%). 0% of the households in Congressional District 11, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.

96.7% of the residents in Congressional District 11, NC are U.S. citizens.

In 2019, the median property value in Congressional District 11, NC was $186,400, and the homeownership rate was 71.9%. Most people in Congressional District 11, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Congressional District 11, NC was 2 cars per household.

Diversity

Congressional District 11, NC is home to a population of 773k people, from which 96.7% are citizens. As of 2019, 12.5% of Congressional District 11, NC residents were born outside of the country (96.2k people).

In 2019, there were 22.1 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (661k people) in Congressional District 11, NC than any other race or ethnicity. There were 29.9k White (Hispanic) and 24.7k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Congressional District 11, NC
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    661k ± 6.01k
  2. White (Hispanic)
    29.9k ± 3.85k
  3. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    24.7k ± 3k
6.71%
Hispanic Population
51.8k people

In 2019, there were 22.1 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (661k people) in Congressional District 11, NC than any other race or ethnicity. There were 29.9k White (Hispanic) and 24.7k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

6.71% of the people in Congressional District 11, NC are hispanic (51.8k people).

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

12.5%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
96.2k people
4.42%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
34k people

As of 2019, 12.5% of Congressional District 11, NC residents (96.2k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 34%. In 2018, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Congressional District 11, NC was 4.42%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

46
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.5
45
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 2.7

In 2019, the median age of all people in Congressional District 11, NC was 45.8. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 46, were generally older than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 45. But people in Congressional District 11, NC are getting getting older. In 2018, the average age of all Congressional District 11, NC residents was 46.

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Citizenship

96.7%
2019 Citizenship
97.2%
2018 Citizenship

As of 2019, 96.7% of Congressional District 11, NC residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2018, the percentage of US citizens in Congressional District 11, NC was 97.2%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    22,328 ± 1,985
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    8,147 ± 1,731
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    4,965 ± 1,321

Congressional District 11, NC has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.74 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Congressional District 11, NC is $51,884. In 2019, the tract with the highest median household income in Congressional District 11, NC was Census Tract 28 with a value of $244,539, followed by Census Tract 29.05 and Census Tract 517, with respective values of $226,983 and $212,115.

The economy of Congressional District 11, NC employs 354k people. The largest industries in Congressional District 11, NC are Health Care & Social Assistance (49,814 people), Manufacturing (45,707 people), and Retail Trade (40,942 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($60,355), Information ($46,488), and Public Administration ($45,853).

Wages

Median Household Income

$51,884
2019 value
± $1,671
9.05%
1 Year Growth
± 4.46%

Households in Congressional District 11, NC have a median annual income of $51,884, which is less than the median annual income of $65,712 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $47,579 in 2018, which represents a 9.05% annual growth.

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

14.5% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Congressional District 11, NC (108k out of 742k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.3%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 55 - 64 and then Females 45 - 54.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. White
    89,830 ± 2,199
  2. Hispanic
    14,511 ± 1,087
  3. Other
    5,739 ± 696

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Congressional District 11, NC is White, followed by Hispanic and Other.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

354k
2019 Value
± 11,007
1.35%
1 Year growth
± 4.18%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Congressional District 11, NC grew at a rate of 1.35%, from 349k employees to 354k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Congressional District 11, NC, are Management Occupations (35,186 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (33,261 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (33,074 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Congressional District 11, NC.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Congressional District 11, NC, by number of employees, are Management Occupations (35,186 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (33,261 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (33,074 people).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Congressional District 11, NC, by median earnings, are Legal Occupations ($70,233), Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($61,761), and Computer & Mathematical Occupations ($57,191).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

354k
2019 Value
± 11,007
1.35%
1 Year growth
± 4.18%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Congressional District 11, NC grew at a rate of 1.35%, from 349k employees to 354k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Congressional District 11, NC, are Health Care & Social Assistance (49,814 people), Manufacturing (45,707 people), and Retail Trade (40,942 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Congressional District 11, NC, though some of these residents may live in Congressional District 11, NC and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Congressional District 11, NC, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (49,814 people), Manufacturing (45,707 people), and Retail Trade (40,942 people).

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Congressional District 11, NC, by median earnings, are Utilities ($60,355), Information ($46,488), and Public Administration ($45,853).

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Civics

Richard Burr and Thom Tillis are the senators currently representing the state of North Carolina. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Congressional District 11, NC is currently represented by Madison Cawthorn in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from North Carolina

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Richard Burr
Senator from North Carolina3
Assumed office on January 3, 2005
Thom Tillis
Senator from North Carolina2
Assumed office on January 3, 2015

Richard Burr and Thom Tillis are the senators currently representing North Carolina.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Congressional District 11, NC

Madison Cawthorn
District 11 Representative
Republican Party

Congressional District 11, NC is currently represented by Madison Cawthorn (Republican Party).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Congressional District 11, NC was $186,400 in 2019, which is 0.775 times smaller than the national average of $240,500. Between 2018 and 2019 the median property value increased from $178,200 to $186,400, a 4.6% increase. The homeownership rate in Congressional District 11, NC is 71.9%, which is higher than the national average of 64.1%. People in Congressional District 11, NC have an average commute time of 22.4 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Congressional District 11, NC is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$186,400
2019 Median
± $5,475
$178,200
2018 Median
± $5,014

In 2019, the median property value in Congressional District 11, NC grew to to $186,400 from the previous year's value of $178,200.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Congressional District 11, NC compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Congressional District 11, NC the largest share of households have a property value in the $200k - $250k range.

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$51,884
Median Household Income
± $1,671
324k
Number of Households
± 9,991

In 2019, the median household income of the 324k households in Congressional District 11, NC grew to $51,884 from the previous year's value of $47,579.

The following chart displays the households in Congressional District 11, NC distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Property Taxes

< $800
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Congressional District 11, NC distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Congressional District 11, NC the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

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Rent vs Own

71.9%
2019 Homeownership
72.2%
2018 Homeownership

In 2019, 71.9% of the housing units in Congressional District 11, NC were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 72.2%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 64.1%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Congressional District 11, NC compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

22.4 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Congressional District 11, NC have a shorter commute time (22.4 minutes) than the normal US worker (26 minutes). Additionally, 2.18% of the workforce in Congressional District 11, NC have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2019
  1. Drove Alone (81.3%)
  2. Carpooled (8.95%)
  3. Worked At Home (6.5%)

In 2019, 81.3% of workers in Congressional District 11, NC drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (8.95%) and those who worked at home (6.5%).

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Congressional District 11, NC distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Congressional District 11, NC have 2 cars, followed by false.

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Health

Health Care Coverage

13.2%
Uninsured
38.1%
Employer Coverage
14.4%
Medicaid
17.7%
Medicare
14.6%
Non-Group
1.94%
Military or VA

Between 2018 and 2019, the percent of uninsured citizens in Congressional District 11, NC grew by 4.07% from 12.7% to 13.2%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Congressional District 11, NC changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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