North Wilkesboro Micropolitan Area

North Wilkesboro Micropolitan Area

The North Wilkesboro Micropolitan Statistical Area, as defined by the United States Census Bureau, is a populated area consisting of the whole of Wilkes County, North Carolina, anchored by the town of North Wilkesboro.[1][2]


As of the census of 2010[3], there were 69,340 people, 28,360 households, and 19,683 families residing within the μSA. The racial makeup of the μSA was 90.60% White, 4.08% African American, 0.19% Native American, 0.43% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 3.33% from other races, and 1.33% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 5.44% of the population.

The median income for a household in the μSA was $31,869, and the median income for a family was $39,980. Males had a median income of $32,237 versus $25,368 for females. The per capita income for the μSA was $16,797.

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