Population Demographics

  • The top three races (in population) are: Black or African American [46.8%], White [44.9%] and Hispanic [8.7%].
  • The city's population is 95.6% native born and 4.4% foreign born.
  • Roxboro, NC has a population of 8,362.
  • The city's residents are 36.6% married and 63.4% single.
  • The city's residents are 45.3% men and 54.7% females.
  • The city's population is 10.0% college educated and 75.6% have a high school diploma or a GED.

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  • The break down for commute times in Roxboro, NC is: 59.3% under 25 mins, 22.4% 25-45 mins, and 18.4% above 45 minutes.
  • In Roxboro, NC, the median worker income is $26,607. This is lower than the national average of $29,701.
  • The Roxboro, NC unemployment rate was 10.4%, as of the last census. This is higher than the national average of 7.9%.
  • The poverty rate for Roxboro, NC is 27.9%.
  • Typically, people work 40/hrs per week in Roxboro, NC.

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  • The median number of rooms a home has is 5.
  • 45.6% of the homes are rentals and 40.8% are occupied by their owners.
  • The median age of homes in Roxboro, NC is 51 years.
  • For homes with mortgages, owner costs average $906/mo.

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Zip Codes

27573   27574  

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