Data & Demographics
Onslow County, North Carolina’s local economy thrives on the connectivity of the mid-Atlantic states, a young and flexible workforce, and a strong and supportive relationship with the military and local employers. Our stable economy is growing-- as are our population and workforce!
Below is a quick snapshot of Onslow County:
|July 2016 NC Certified Population Estimate||193,914|
|2010 Census Total Population||177,772|
|2016 Est Median Age||26|
|2015 High School Graduation rate||91%|
|February 2018 Labor Force||64,891|
|2015 Est Median Worker Earnings||$25,602|
|February 2018 Unemployment Rate||5.1%|
|Exiting Military (annually)||7,500|
Date gathered from Access NC and the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
For more information, please view Onslow County's Community Profile here.