The graph below ranks each North Carolina County by Median Household income according to the 2012 census estimates.

North Carolina Median Household Income by county

CountyMedian Household Income
WakeWake County Median Household income - 65826$65,826  
UnionUnion County Median Household income - 64953$64,953
ChathamChatham County Median Household income - 57793$57,793
CurrituckCurrituck County Median Household income - 57446$57,446
CamdenCamden County Median Household income - 56315$56,315
MecklenburgMecklenburg County Median Household income - 55961$55,961
DareDare County Median Household income - 55780$55,780
OrangeOrange County Median Household income - 55241$55,241
CabarrusCabarrus County Median Household income - 54341$54,341
DavieDavie County Median Household income - 51844$51,844
DurhamDurham County Median Household income - 50997$50,997
New HanoverNew Hanover County Median Household income - 50420$50,420
JohnstonJohnston County Median Household income - 50132$50,132
LincolnLincoln County Median Household income - 50065$50,065
IredellIredell County Median Household income - 50058$50,058
GranvilleGranville County Median Household income - 49893$49,893
MooreMoore County Median Household income - 48238$48,238
CarteretCarteret County Median Household income - 47506$47,506
CravenCraven County Median Household income - 47383$47,383
HokeHoke County Median Household income - 46900$46,900
HendersonHenderson County Median Household income - 46503$46,503
BrunswickBrunswick County Median Household income - 46490$46,490
GuilfordGuilford County Median Household income - 46223$46,223
PasquotankPasquotank County Median Household income - 46032$46,032
OnslowOnslow County Median Household income - 45812$45,812
ForsythForsyth County Median Household income - 45809$45,809
CumberlandCumberland County Median Household income - 45413$45,413
LeeLee County Median Household income - 45284$45,284
GatesGates County Median Household income - 45136$45,136
DavidsonDavidson County Median Household income - 44318$44,318
HarnettHarnett County Median Household income - 44242$44,242
BuncombeBuncombe County Median Household income - 44206$44,206
AlamanceAlamance County Median Household income - 44155$44,155
PenderPender County Median Household income - 44071$44,071
PamlicoPamlico County Median Household income - 43825$43,825
NashNash County Median Household income - 43757$43,757
CatawbaCatawba County Median Household income - 43657$43,657
HydeHyde County Median Household income - 43608$43,608
SwainSwain County Median Household income - 43426$43,426
PersonPerson County Median Household income - 43292$43,292
StanlyStanly County Median Household income - 43256$43,256
GastonGaston County Median Household income - 43220$43,220
FranklinFranklin County Median Household income - 42920$42,920
PolkPolk County Median Household income - 42762$42,762
StokesStokes County Median Household income - 42476$42,476
PerquimansPerquimans County Median Household income - 42410$42,410
HaywoodHaywood County Median Household income - 42089$42,089
RandolphRandolph County Median Household income - 41575$41,575
RowanRowan County Median Household income - 41561$41,561
WayneWayne County Median Household income - 41233$41,233
GreeneGreene County Median Household income - 40833$40,833
TransylvaniaTransylvania County Median Household income - 40678$40,678
PittPitt County Median Household income - 40452$40,452
YadkinYadkin County Median Household income - 40316$40,316
BeaufortBeaufort County Median Household income - 40147$40,147
AlexanderAlexander County Median Household income - 39544$39,544
YanceyYancey County Median Household income - 38766$38,766
MadisonMadison County Median Household income - 38658$38,658
ClayClay County Median Household income - 38536$38,536
WilsonWilson County Median Household income - 38398$38,398
CaswellCaswell County Median Household income - 38387$38,387
ClevelandCleveland County Median Household income - 38181$38,181
MaconMacon County Median Household income - 38134$38,134
BurkeBurke County Median Household income - 38062$38,062
AveryAvery County Median Household income - 38051$38,051
RockinghamRockingham County Median Household income - 38004$38,004
SampsonSampson County Median Household income - 37447$37,447
JonesJones County Median Household income - 36460$36,460
JacksonJackson County Median Household income - 36403$36,403
McDowellMcDowell County Median Household income - 36388$36,388
ChowanChowan County Median Household income - 36385$36,385
MitchellMitchell County Median Household income - 36276$36,276
SurrySurry County Median Household income - 36137$36,137
CaldwellCaldwell County Median Household income - 36108$36,108
RutherfordRutherford County Median Household income - 35941$35,941
AsheAshe County Median Household income - 35670$35,670
MartinMartin County Median Household income - 35585$35,585
ColumbusColumbus County Median Household income - 35182$35,182
CherokeeCherokee County Median Household income - 34981$34,981
WataugaWatauga County Median Household income - 34848$34,848
WarrenWarren County Median Household income - 34803$34,803
AnsonAnson County Median Household income - 34772$34,772
VanceVance County Median Household income - 34499$34,499
LenoirLenoir County Median Household income - 34440$34,440
EdgecombeEdgecombe County Median Household income - 33917$33,917
DuplinDuplin County Median Household income - 33896$33,896
WashingtonWashington County Median Household income - 33718$33,718
TyrrellTyrrell County Median Household income - 33605$33,605
HertfordHertford County Median Household income - 33412$33,412
MontgomeryMontgomery County Median Household income - 32798$32,798
AlleghanyAlleghany County Median Household income - 32449$32,449
GrahamGraham County Median Household income - 32137$32,137
WilkesWilkes County Median Household income - 32009$32,009
RichmondRichmond County Median Household income - 31726$31,726
HalifaxHalifax County Median Household income - 31614$31,614
BertieBertie County Median Household income - 31194$31,194
NorthamptonNorthampton County Median Household income - 30911$30,911
ScotlandScotland County Median Household income - 30472$30,472
RobesonRobeson County Median Household income - 30167$30,167
BladenBladen County Median Household income - 30031$30,031

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