In 2020, Surry County, NC had a population of 71.9k people with a median age of 44 and a median household income of $44,979. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Surry County, NC declined from 71,971 to 71,904, a −0.0931% decrease and its median household income grew from $43,597 to $44,979, a 3.17% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Surry County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (83.4%), White (Hispanic) (5.88%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.52%), Other (Hispanic) (3.41%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (1.28%).
None of the households in Surry County, 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.
96.3% of the residents in Surry County, NC are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Surry County, NC are Surry Community College (775 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in Surry County, NC was $129,700, and the homeownership rate was 72.7%.
Most people in Surry County, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 26.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Surry County, NC was 2 cars per household.