Martin County is located in northeastern North Carolina. The County Seat is Williamston and the largest city is Williamston . The Official Web Site is located at http://www.martincountyncgov.com/. The 2014 population estimate is 23,454 and the 2010 census population was 24,505. The land area is 461.22 square miles and there are 53.1 persons per square mile.
54.8% of the population is White, 43.2% is Black or African American, 3.5% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.4% is Asian, 0.4% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.2% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1% is two or more races. 81.5% have a high school degree or higher, and 11.9% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $84,600, there are 9,444 households, an average of 2.54 persons per household. The per capita income is $18,783, the median household income is $35,111, and 23.2% of the persons in Martin County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 1,849. Retail sales (in $1000) were $227,775, and sales per capita were $9,640. The percentage of black-owned firms is 22.9%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 31%.
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