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Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Public Schools
    D+
  2. Crime & Safety
    C+
  3. Housing
    D+
  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
    C-
  6. Diversity
    A-
  7. Jobs
    C-
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    B-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B
  12. Commute
    B
Edgecombe County is located in North Carolina with a population of 54,032. In Edgecombe County, most residents own their homes. Many families live in Edgecombe County and residents tend to be liberal.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$84,000
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$659
National
$949
Area Feel
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    41%
  • Own
    59%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    256.3
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    15.9
    40.7
  • Robbery
    100.7
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    668.3
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,526.5
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    91.5
    284

Residents

Diversity
A-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    18%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    4%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    7%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    30%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    37%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    21%
    13%

Working in Edgecombe County

Jobs
C-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$32,929
National
$55,322

Places to Work in Edgecombe County

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