In 2020, Elizabeth City, NC had a population of 53.3k people with a median age of 42.5 and a median household income of $53,255. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Elizabeth City, NC grew from 52,944 to 53,288, a 0.65% increase and its median household income grew from $49,788 to $53,255, a 6.96% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Elizabeth City, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (59.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (32.6%), White (Hispanic) (2.65%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.12%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (1.34%).
None of the households in Elizabeth City, NC reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
98.9% of the residents in Elizabeth City, NC are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Elizabeth City, NC are College of the Albemarle (626 degrees awarded in 2020), Elizabeth City State University (241 degrees), and Mid-Atlantic Christian University (65 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Elizabeth City, NC was $168,700, and the homeownership rate was 66.4%.
Most people in Elizabeth City, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 30.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Elizabeth City, NC was 2 cars per household.