In 2018, Lee County, NC had a population of 60.1k people with a median age of 38.2 and a median household income of $48,873. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Lee County, NC grew from 59,805 to 60,125, a 0.535% increase and its median household income declined from $49,272 to $48,873, a -0.81% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lee County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (58%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (19.4%), White (Hispanic) (15.3%), Other (Hispanic) (2.71%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.38%). NaNk% of the people in Lee County, NC speak a non-English language, and 93.5% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lee County, NC are Central Carolina Community College (1,185 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Lee County, NC is $138,300, and the homeownership rate is 66.6%. Most people in Lee County, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Lee County, NC is 2 cars per household.