Chowan County

  1. Chowan County Legal Resources
  2. Chowan County Statistics
  3. Chowan County Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. Chowan County Employment Information
  5. Chowan County Family Information
  6. Chowan County Education Information
  7. Chowan County Business Information
  8. Chowan County Public Benefits Information
  9. Chowan County Criminal Information
  10. Chowan County Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  11. Chowan County Cities
  12. Chowan County Zip Codes


Chowan County Legal Resources

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Chowan County Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 14,526
  • Births / Deaths / Infant Deaths (2004): 174 / 196 / 0
  • Land Area (2000): 447.128 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 157.143 square kilometers
  • Farm Area (2002): 60,000.000 acres (242.760 square kilometers)
  • Farms (2002): 173
  • Farms under 50 acres (2002): 31.20%
  • Farms over 500 acres (2002): 24.30%
  • Farm earnings (2005): $26,587,000
  • Gallons of water used per day (total / irrigation / public use) (2000): 6,000,000 / 3,000,000 / 2,000,000
  • Ground water as percent of water use (2000): 40.30%
  • Physicians (2004): 31
  • Community Hospitals (Beds) (2004): 1 (76)
  • Medicare Recipients (2005): 3,022
  • Federal Spending (2004): $117,540
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Chowan County - Historical Places
Houses (2000): 6,443
Building Permits Issued (2006): 68
Valuation of Building Permits (2006): $14,099

Chowan County Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 10,842 37.17%
 Rural, Farm 354 1.21%
 Rural, Non-farm 17,974 61.62%

Chowan County Real Estate Lawyers provide services for home buying/selling, commercial real estate, leases, landlord tenant, construction, land use and zoning laws. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Chowan County Employment Information

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Chowan County Labor Force By Month


Year Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
1990 6,244 5,915 330 5.28% 53
1991 6,258 5,900 357 5.71% 57
1992 6,583 6,150 433 6.58% 66
1993 6,709 6,352 357 5.32% 53
1994 6,600 6,262 337 5.11% 51
1995 6,737 6,305 432 6.42% 64
1996 6,662 6,281 380 5.71% 57
1997 6,637 6,390 246 3.71% 37
1998 6,608 6,409 199 3.02% 30
1999 6,740 6,530 210 3.12% 31
2000 6,483 6,226 258 3.98% 40
2001 6,386 6,033 354 5.54% 55
2002 6,379 5,996 383 6.00% 60
2003 6,835 6,476 360 5.26% 53
2004 6,940 6,617 322 4.64% 47
2005 7,017 6,672 346 4.92% 49
2006 7,038 6,690 349 4.95% 50
2007 7,422 6,986 437 5.88% 59
2008 7,335 6,758 577 7.87% 79
Month Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
Jan 2008 7,507 6,977 530 7.06% 71
Feb 2008 7,302 6,785 517 7.08% 71
Mar 2008 7,381 6,853 528 7.15% 72
Apr 2008 7,316 6,821 495 6.77% 68
May 2008 7,351 6,758 593 8.07% 81
Jun 2008 7,374 6,776 598 8.11% 81
Jul 2008 7,341 6,693 648 8.83% 88
Aug 2008 7,240 6,568 672 9.28% 93
Sep 2008 7,206 6,591 615 8.53% 85
Oct, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Nov, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Dec, 2008 -- -- -- --% --

Chowan County Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 932 14.63%
2. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 510 8.00%
3. Public Administration 402 6.31%
4. Educational Services 378 5.93%
5. Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 366 5.74%
6. Accommodation and Food Services 286 4.49%
7. Health Care 274 4.30%
8. Metal Manufactuing 238 3.74%
9. Food Manufacturing 218 3.42%
10. Truck Transportation 212 3.33%
11. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 196 3.08%
12. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 184 2.89%
13. Groceries and Related Products, Wholesale 184 2.89%
14. Repair and Maintenance 178 2.79%
15. Finance and Insurance 154 2.42%
16. Machinery / Equipment / Supplies, Wholesale 150 2.35%
17. Food and Beverage Stores 112 1.76%
18. Wood Manufacturing 104 1.63%
19. Other Transportation 94 1.48%
20. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 92 1.44%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Educational Services 1,106 19.51%
2. Health Care 916 16.16%
3. Accommodation and Food Services 448 7.90%
4. Public Administration 412 7.27%
5. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 266 4.69%
6. Food Manufacturing 210 3.71%
7. Social Assistance 194 3.42%
8. Personal and Laundry Services 152 2.68%
9. Finance and Insurance 150 2.65%
10. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 134 2.36%
11. Private Household Services 116 2.05%
12. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 106 1.87%
13. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 100 1.76%
14. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 96 1.69%
15. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 90 1.59%
16. Wood Manufacturing 76 1.34%
17. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 72 1.27%
18. Furniture, Furnishings, and Appliances 68 1.20%
19. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 66 1.16%
20. Apparel Manufacturing 60 1.06%

Chowan County Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 484 7.60%
2. Other Installation / Maintenance 412 6.47%
3. Other Production Occupations 356 5.59%
4. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 260 4.08%
5. Carpenters 246 3.86%
6. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 234 3.67%
7. Vehicle Mechanics 228 3.58%
8. Other Management Occupations 224 3.52%
9. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 224 3.52%
10. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 216 3.39%
11. Other Sales and Related Occupations 202 3.17%
12. Farmers and Farm Managers 180 2.82%
13. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 174 2.73%
14. Agricultural Workers 166 2.61%
15. Construction Laborers 156 2.45%
16. Law Enforcement Workers 156 2.45%
17. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 148 2.32%
18. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 128 2.01%
19. Other Material Moving Workers 118 1.85%
20. Other Office and Admin Support 116 1.82%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 454 8.01%
2. Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health 390 6.88%
3. Other Office and Admin Support 360 6.35%
4. Secretaries and Admins 292 5.15%
5. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 222 3.92%
6. Other Production Occupations 214 3.78%
7. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 202 3.56%
8. Other Management Occupations 192 3.39%
9. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 154 2.72%
10. Other Sales and Related Occupations 154 2.72%
11. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 144 2.54%
12. Registered Nurses 144 2.54%
13. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 144 2.54%
14. Food Processing Workers 142 2.51%
15. Child Care Workers 130 2.29%
16. Personal Appearance Workers 126 2.22%
17. Agricultural Workers 118 2.08%
18. Waiters and Waitresses 116 2.05%
19. Financial Clerks, Non-bookkeeping 114 2.01%
20. Health Technologists and Technicians 112 1.98%

Chowan County Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 10,920 47.35%
15-35 hours 2,492 10.80%
1-14 hours 864 3.75%
No regular hours 8,788 38.10%

Chowan County Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 624 5.40%
5 AM-5:29 AM 561 4.86%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 306 2.65%
6 AM-6:29 AM 900 7.79%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 1,446 12.52%
7 AM-7:29 AM 1,991 17.23%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 1,924 16.65%
8 AM-8:29 AM 1,378 11.93%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 584 5.05%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 308 2.67%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 70 0.61%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 112 0.97%
Noon-3:59 PM 740 6.40%
4 PM-11:59 PM 610 5.28%

Chowan County Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 912 7.89%
5-9 2,299 19.90%
10-14 1,964 17.00%
15-19 1,465 12.68%
20-24 918 7.95%
25-29 418 3.62%
30-34 885 7.66%
35-39 152 1.32%
40-44 222 1.92%
45-59 968 8.38%
60-89 624 5.40%
At least 90 727 6.29%

Chowan County Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 18 0.16% 7,958 68.88%
30-44 32 0.28% 1,227 10.62%
45-59 0 0.00% 968 8.38%
At least 60 14 0.12% 1,337 11.57%

Chowan County Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 26 0.22%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 2,128 17.72%
 Car / truck / van, solo 8,411 70.02%
 Motorcycle 34 0.28%
 Other 285 2.37%
 Public transportation 64 0.53%
 Walked 606 5.04%
 Worked at home 458 3.81%

Chowan County Employment Lawyers handle cases involving employment contracts, severance agreements, OSHA, workers compensation, ADA, race, sex, pregnancy, national-orgin, sexual orientation and age discrimination, sexual harassment, hours & wages and overtime issues. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Chowan County Family Information

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Households (2000): 11,108 (27,670 people)
Families (2000): 7,984 (23,772 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 2,526
People at same address in 1995: 18,022

Chowan County Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 1,563 14.01%
$10,000-$14,999 990 8.87%
$15,000-$19,999 1,030 9.23%
$20,000-$24,999 926 8.30%
$25,000-$29,999 892 7.99%
$30,000-$34,999 818 7.33%
$35,000-$39,999 840 7.53%
$40,000-$44,999 528 4.73%
$45,000-$49,999 422 3.78%
$50,000-$59,999 1,024 9.18%
$60,000-$74,999 932 8.35%
$75,000-$99,999 824 7.39%
$100,000-$124,999 228 2.04%
$125,000-$149,999 30 0.27%
$150,000-$199,999 64 0.57%
$200,000 or more 46 0.41%

Chowan County Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 1,409 25.25%
 Family, 2 people 1,861 33.35%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 130 2.33%
 Family, 3 people 975 17.47%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 15 0.27%
 Family, 4 people 743 13.32%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 10 0.18%
 Family, 5 people 269 4.82%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 5 0.09%
 Family, 6 people 99 1.77%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 3 0.05%
 Family, 7 or more people 60 1.08%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 1 0.02%

Chowan County Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 8,050 27.19%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 3,238 10.94%
Public Assistance 628 2.12%
Retirement 2,350 7.94%
Self Employment 1,298 4.38%
Social Security 3,957 13.37%
Supplemental Security 678 2.29%
Wage / Salary 7,682 25.95%
Other 1,726 5.83%

Chowan County Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 3,648 61.79%
 With children under 18 2,256 38.21%

Chowan County Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 774 7.15%
 Married 6,671 61.59%
 Never Married 2,963 27.36%
 Widowed 423 3.91%

Chowan County Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,012 8.00%
 Married 6,797 53.74%
 Never Married 3,040 24.03%
 Widowed 1,800 14.23%

Chowan County Family Lawyers help clients with family law issues, such as marriage, divorce, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, annulment, child support, custody, division of property, alimony, palimony, restraining orders, spousal support, uncontested divorce and visitation rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Chowan County Education Information

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Chowan County Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 2,107 9.51%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 3,670 16.56%
 High school diploma or equivalent 7,400 33.39%
 Some college, no degree 4,613 20.82%
 Associate degree 1,082 4.88%
 Bachelors degree 2,278 10.28%
 Graduate or professional degree 1,010 4.56%

Chowan County Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 220 1.51% 242 1.67% 462 3.18%
Kindergarten 376 2.59% 46 0.32% 422 2.91%
Grades 1-4 1,272 8.76% 140 0.96% 1,412 9.72%
Grades 5-8 1,762 12.13% 24 0.17% 1,786 12.30%
Grades 9-12 1,538 10.59% 0 0.00% 1,538 10.59%
Undergrad college 846 5.82% 868 5.98% 1,714 11.80%
Graduate or professional school 58 0.40% 26 0.18% 84 0.58%
Total 6,072 41.80% 1,346 9.27% 7,418 51.07%

Chowan County Education Lawyers represent colleges, school districts, other educational institutions, and students in the practice of education law. They handle issues related to No Child Left Behind, special education, and disability rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Chowan County Business Information

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Wholesale trade sales (2002): $62,086,000
Retail sales (2002): $144,884,000
Accommodation and foodservices sales (2002): $12,180,000
Value of Manufacturers' Shipments (2002): $153,931
Retired workers (2005): 2,255

Chowan County Businesses Changes By Year


Year - Type  Business Births  Business Deaths  Business Expansions  Business Contractions  Stable Businesses
1999 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
1999 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 2 1 2 2 3
1999 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 0 1 2 2 1
1999 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 0 0 1 0 2
1999 - Construction 4 1 13 8 7
1999 - Educational Services 0 0 0 0 0
1999 - Finance & Insurance 2 0 3 5 11
1999 - Health Care & Social Assistance 5 3 17 5 9
1999 - Information 2 1 0 3 1
1999 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 0 0 0
1999 - Manufacturing 0 3 7 5 3
1999 - Mining 0 0 0 0 0
1999 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 1 3 8 7 24
1999 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 2 1 3 2 9
1999 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 0 1 2 3 3
1999 - Retail Trade 4 1 20 19 22
1999 - Transportation & Warehousing 3 4 4 2 9
1999 - Unclassified 2 1 1 0 0
1999 - Utilities 0 1 0 0 0
1999 - Wholesale Trade 0 0 3 4 6
1999 - Total 27 22 86 67 110
2000 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2000 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 3 3 2 3 1
2000 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 0 0 4 0 1
2000 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 2 0 2 0 1
2000 - Construction 5 2 14 9 7
2000 - Educational Services 0 0 0 0 0
2000 - Finance & Insurance 1 1 4 5 11
2000 - Health Care & Social Assistance 2 2 15 8 11
2000 - Information 1 0 2 2 2
2000 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 0 0 0
2000 - Manufacturing 0 1 8 5 1
2000 - Mining 0 0 0 1 0
2000 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 1 1 7 7 25
2000 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 4 2 4 6 4
2000 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 1 1 0 0 7
2000 - Retail Trade 2 5 21 22 17
2000 - Transportation & Warehousing 2 2 4 3 9
2000 - Unclassified 0 0 1 0 1
2000 - Utilities 0 0 0 0 0
2000 - Wholesale Trade 0 0 3 4 6
2000 - Total 24 20 91 75 104
2001 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2001 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 2 1 3 3 2
2001 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 1 0 1 3 1
2001 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 1 0 2 1 2
2001 - Construction 3 3 7 15 10
2001 - Educational Services 1 0 0 0 1
2001 - Finance & Insurance 1 0 6 5 9
2001 - Health Care & Social Assistance 4 1 12 11 12
2001 - Information 0 0 3 2 3
2001 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 0 0 0
2001 - Manufacturing 2 0 7 5 2
2001 - Mining 0 0 1 0 0
2001 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 5 1 5 9 23
2001 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 1 2 7 4 4
2001 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 3 0 3 1 4
2001 - Retail Trade 10 1 13 26 21
2001 - Transportation & Warehousing 1 3 2 4 9
2001 - Unclassified 1 0 1 0 0
2001 - Utilities 0 0 0 0 0
2001 - Wholesale Trade 2 0 4 6 3
2001 - Total 38 12 77 95 106
2002 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2002 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 1 2 2 4 2
2002 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 0 0 3 1 2
2002 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 0 0 1 2 3
2002 - Construction 8 2 10 14 9
2002 - Educational Services 0 0 0 1 1
2002 - Finance & Insurance 2 1 0 9 11
2002 - Health Care & Social Assistance 2 1 13 10 15
2002 - Information 0 0 2 4 2
2002 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 0 0 0
2002 - Manufacturing 1 1 7 7 1
2002 - Mining 0 0 1 0 0
2002 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 1 4 15 4 19
2002 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 1 3 2 3 7
2002 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 0 1 2 2 6
2002 - Retail Trade 8 8 25 16 22
2002 - Transportation & Warehousing 0 4 0 5 7
2002 - Unclassified 2 1 0 1 0
2002 - Utilities 0 0 0 0 0
2002 - Wholesale Trade 1 3 4 6 2
2002 - Total 27 31 87 89 109
2003 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2003 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 1 0 1 3 3
2003 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 0 0 2 1 3
2003 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 0 1 1 1 3
2003 - Construction 1 4 15 13 13
2003 - Educational Services 1 0 0 0 1
2003 - Finance & Insurance 0 1 6 7 8
2003 - Health Care & Social Assistance 0 0 12 12 17
2003 - Information 1 1 1 1 3
2003 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 0 0 0
2003 - Manufacturing 2 0 10 5 1
2003 - Mining 0 0 0 0 0
2003 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 0 1 8 11 22
2003 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 2 2 3 1 11
2003 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 1 0 4 0 6
2003 - Retail Trade 2 7 22 20 21
2003 - Transportation & Warehousing 2 0 2 3 7
2003 - Unclassified 0 1 0 1 0
2003 - Utilities 0 0 0 0 0
2003 - Wholesale Trade 1 0 3 8 2
2003 - Total 14 18 90 87 121
2004 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2004 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 0 0 3 2 3
2004 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 0 0 2 2 2
2004 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 0 0 1 1 3
2004 - Construction 4 3 22 9 9
2004 - Educational Services 0 0 0 0 2
2004 - Finance & Insurance 3 3 5 2 11
2004 - Health Care & Social Assistance 2 3 9 14 17
2004 - Information 1 0 0 2 5
2004 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 0 0 0
2004 - Manufacturing 1 0 9 7 2
2004 - Mining 0 0 0 0 0
2004 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 3 2 9 11 17
2004 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 1 0 5 2 9
2004 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 6 1 2 2 7
2004 - Retail Trade 5 4 16 15 26
2004 - Transportation & Warehousing 3 1 6 0 8
2004 - Unclassified 1 1 0 0 0
2004 - Utilities 0 0 0 0 0
2004 - Wholesale Trade 1 3 6 6 1
2004 - Total 31 21 95 75 122
2005 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2005 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 3 1 4 0 3
2005 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 1 0 2 4 0
2005 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 1 0 1 1 3
2005 - Construction 5 3 16 13 12
2005 - Educational Services 0 0 0 0 2
2005 - Finance & Insurance 1 2 4 2 13
2005 - Health Care & Social Assistance 5 4 11 17 10
2005 - Information 1 1 5 1 1
2005 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 0 0 0
2005 - Manufacturing 3 3 6 9 1
2005 - Mining 0 0 0 0 0
2005 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 2 3 13 8 15
2005 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 0 0 6 4 7
2005 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 4 1 1 3 13
2005 - Retail Trade 8 9 12 15 25
2005 - Transportation & Warehousing 3 2 1 5 9
2005 - Unclassified 1 1 0 0 0
2005 - Utilities 0 0 0 0 0
2005 - Wholesale Trade 2 1 5 2 6
2005 - Total 40 31 87 84 120

Wholesale Trade Business Lawyers provide services for corporations, LLCs, partnerships, contracts, franchising and business litigation. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Chowan County Public Benefits Information

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Chowan County Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 22,864 82.37%
 Below Poverty Level 4,894 17.63%

Chowan County Government Finances By Year


Year  Property Taxes  Other Taxes  Intergov. Revenue  Utility Revenue  Employee Retirement Revenue  Other Revenue Total Revenue Salaries & Wages Total Debt Total Cash & Securities
1972 $589 $172 $2,316 $0 $0 $511 $3,416 $1,483 $0 $248
1973 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1974 $812 $217 $2,436 $0 $0 $644 $3,892 $1,932 $1,047 $832
1975 $734 $218 $3,270 $1 $0 $436 $4,441 $2,504 $966 $536
1976 $759 $271 $5,034 $22 $0 $318 $6,133 $2,434 $2,784 $428
1977 $908 $283 $4,047 $211 $0 $745 $5,911 $3,141 $2,715 $294
1978 $1,189 $356 $4,691 $241 $0 $347 $6,468 $396 $2,626 $448
1979 $1,172 $358 $4,096 $260 $0 $830 $6,358 $3,870 $2,582 $666
1980 $1,405 $367 $4,315 $282 $0 $893 $6,895 $4,196 $2,445 $442
1981 $1,583 $372 $4,839 $339 $0 $995 $7,756 $967 $2,404 $580
1982 $1,796 $437 $5,498 $400 $0 $1,131 $8,825 $4,703 $4,816 $831
1983 $1,796 $450 $5,498 $384 $0 $1,037 $8,715 $4,737 $4,730 $856
1984 $1,725 $608 $5,279 $434 $0 $1,151 $8,589 $5,252 $4,644 $1,082
1985 $1,880 $912 $5,568 $481 $0 $1,098 $9,027 $5,767 $4,603 $835
1986 $2,129 $987 $7,712 $500 $0 $1,767 $12,108 $6,200 $9,497 $750
1987 $2,699 $1,415 $7,444 $533 $0 $1,866 $12,542 $6,849 $12,200 $1,468
1988 $2,743 $1,562 $8,151 $569 $0 $2,189 $13,652 $7,743 $12,750 $7,634
1989 $2,719 $1,749 $9,838 $597 $0 $2,056 $15,210 $8,784 $10,414 $6,256
1990 $2,781 $1,919 $11,014 $662 $0 $2,983 $17,440 $9,811 $10,604 $12,143
1991 $3,086 $1,835 $12,038 $642 $0 $2,672 $18,438 $10,247 $16,662 $16,974
1992 $3,203 $1,630 $11,785 $623 $0 $2,431 $18,042 $10,174 $14,952 $13,899
1993 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1994 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1995 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1996 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1997 $4,774 $2,021 $15,148 $271 $0 $2,766 $22,959 $13,565 $15,010 $6,520
1998 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1999 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2000 $5,546 $2,410 $18,311 $279 $0 $4,926 $29,062 $15,975 $8,778 $29,247
2001 $5,645 $2,427 $19,112 $253 $0 $6,423 $31,433 $16,438 $22,282 $33,290
2002 $5,749 $2,355 $18,969 $292 $0 $5,676 $30,686 $17,338 $20,574 $22,663
2003 $5,937 $2,423 $19,439 $293 $0 $5,864 $31,533 $18,836 $18,859 $19,536


Year  Education  Financial Control  Public Buildings  Public Health  Transportation  Parks & Recreation Total Expenses
 Protective Services  Welfare  Interest On General Debt  Utilities  Employee Retirement  Other
1972 $2,034 $89 $18 $28 $0 $0 $3,236
$37 $514 $64 $2 $0 $450
1973 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1974 $3,026 $110 $79 $85 $0 $0 $4,143
$52 $459 $7 $38 $0 $287
1975 $3,375 $139 $89 $46 $0 $29 $4,489
$61 $315 $52 $43 $0 $340
1976 $3,261 $197 $35 $41 $0 $18 $7,906
$72 $409 $50 $3,462 $0 $361
1977 $3,813 $204 $803 $57 $0 $16 $6,628
$63 $546 $50 $323 $0 $753
1978 $3,917 $190 $66 $44 $0 $20 $5,820
$86 $595 $53 $400 $0 $449
1979 $4,628 $280 $70 $45 $0 $21 $7,055
$147 $585 $42 $370 $0 $867
1980 $5,162 $308 $382 $45 $49 $0 $7,820
$129 $451 $40 $338 $0 $916
1981 $5,684 $452 $103 $44 $0 $84 $8,680
$125 $488 $36 $695 $0 $969
1982 $5,353 $466 $103 $44 $0 $41 $8,162
$253 $525 $33 $352 $0 $992
1983 $5,499 $374 $93 $44 $0 $45 $8,381
$171 $570 $29 $369 $0 $1,187
1984 $6,136 $394 $138 $44 $0 $55 $9,109
$138 $632 $25 $363 $0 $1,184
1985 $7,063 $417 $256 $44 $0 $0 $10,375
$214 $658 $22 $391 $0 $1,310
1986 $7,984 $402 $138 $45 $0 $77 $12,594
$182 $715 $351 $419 $0 $2,281
1987 $8,173 $406 $169 $45 $44 $80 $12,630
$210 $742 $450 $400 $0 $1,911
1988 $9,247 $521 $563 $45 $32 $92 $14,427
$251 $838 $485 $422 $0 $1,931
1989 $10,321 $573 $130 $51 $48 $91 $16,091
$284 $1,017 $475 $508 $0 $2,593
1990 $11,685 $582 $194 $107 $0 $99 $18,261
$308 $1,162 $642 $1,164 $0 $2,318
1991 $16,876 $619 $145 $277 $0 $120 $24,083
$359 $1,350 $804 $717 $0 $2,816
1992 $14,022 $604 $151 $873 $11 $140 $21,425
$341 $1,607 $877 $545 $0 $2,254
1993 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1994 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1995 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1996 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1997 $14,720 $755 $180 $1,108 $20 $215 $29,089
$499 $3,183 $548 $1,861 $0 $6,000
1998 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1999 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2000 $17,705 $937 $214 $754 $0 $490 $31,464
$593 $3,352 $568 $296 $0 $6,555
2001 $18,259 $1,058 $505 $2,056 $0 $1,999 $35,876
$749 $3,628 $514 $436 $0 $6,672
2002 $19,671 $1,140 $385 $2,324 $0 $2,551 $38,326
$710 $3,817 $1,209 $317 $0 $6,202
2003 $19,399 $1,106 $463 $1,174 $4 $788 $35,333
$856 $3,792 $515 $449 $0 $6,787

Chowan County Public Benefits Lawyers assess the range of local, state and federal government benefits to which their clients may be entitled and help them apply for such programs, as well as appeal decisions denying such benefits to their clients. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Chowan County Criminal Information

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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 19
Chowan County Criminal Lawyers represent defendants in municipal, state and federal criminal proceedings. These lawyers commonly handle cases involving DUI/DWI (drunk driving), drug possession, gun crimes, traffic tickets, violent crimes, sex crimes, theft offenses and white collar crimes. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Chowan County Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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People With A Disability (2000): 52,000

Chowan County Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 1,821 12.54%
10-19 Years 2,168 14.92%
20-29 Years 1,608 11.07%
30-39 Years 1,709 11.77%
40-49 Years 2,139 14.73%
50-59 Years 1,726 11.88%
60-69 Years 1,438 9.90%
70-79 Years 1,258 8.66%
80-89 Years 554 3.81%
90+ Years 105 0.72%

Chowan County Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 6,805 46.85%
 Female 7,721 53.15%

Chowan County Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 8,703 59.91%
 African-American 5,415 37.28%
 Hispanic/Latino 219 1.51%
 Multiracial 91 0.63%
 Asian 50 0.34%
 Amerindian 42 0.29%
 Other Race 6 0.04%
 Pacific Islander 0 0.00%

Chowan County Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. United States Or American 4,555 33.31%
2. English 2,928 21.41%
3. Irish 1,762 12.88%
4. German 1,204 8.80%
5. Italian 736 5.38%
6. Scottish 400 2.92%
7. Scotch Irish 336 2.46%
8. French Non-Basque 266 1.95%
9. Dutch 224 1.64%
10. European 200 1.46%

Chowan County Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 26,562 96.86%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 658 2.40%
3. French 48 0.18%
4. German 48 0.18%
5. Japanese 38 0.14%
6. Polish 28 0.10%
7. Arabic 22 0.08%
8. Italian 18 0.07%

Chowan County Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 28,904 99.09%
 Naturalized immigrant 92 0.32%
 Not a citizen 174 0.60%

Chowan County Immigration Lawyers help clients navigate through the federal immigration process. They help workers secure temporary visas (H1-B, fiances obtain K-1 visas, and permanent immigrants apply for Green Cards or citizenship. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.
Chowan County Civil Rights Lawyers represent clients who have been illegally discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability and national origin. If you have suffered employment discrimination, sexual harassment, or have been treated differently by a hotel, restaurant, or other public accommodation, a civil rights lawyer can help you determine whether your rights were violated and what types of redress are available. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Chowan County Cities

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Alphabetical | By Population

Edenton Tyner  

Chowan County Zip Codes

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Alphabetical | By Population

27932 27980