Goldsboro Metro Area

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  5. Goldsboro Metro Area Family Information
  6. Goldsboro Metro Area Education Information
  7. Goldsboro Metro Area Business Information
  8. Goldsboro Metro Area Public Benefits Information
  9. Goldsboro Metro Area Criminal Information
  10. Goldsboro Metro Area Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  11. Goldsboro Metro Area Counties
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Goldsboro Metro Area Legal Resources

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Goldsboro Metro Area Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 113,329
  • Land Area (2000): 1,431.148 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 10.670 square kilometers

Goldsboro Metro Area Population By Year


Year  Population Year  Population Year  Population
1999 113,778 2002 117,143 2005 116,145
2000 117,530 2003 114,136 2006 116,732
2001 Not Available 2004 114,906 2007 115,119

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Houses (2000): 47,313

Goldsboro Metro Area Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 125,020 54.87%
 Rural, Farm 3,543 1.56%
 Rural, Non-farm 99,276 43.57%

Goldsboro Metro Area 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.


Goldsboro Metro Area Employment Information

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Goldsboro Metro Area Labor Force By Month


Year Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
1990 48,291 46,055 2,236 4.63% 46
1991 49,424 45,843 3,581 7.25% 73
1992 47,659 44,199 3,459 7.26% 72
1993 46,834 44,227 2,606 5.57% 56
1994 48,227 45,705 2,523 5.23% 52
1995 48,596 46,067 2,529 5.20% 52
1996 48,771 46,362 2,409 4.94% 50
1997 50,092 47,935 2,157 4.31% 43
1998 49,895 47,675 2,220 4.45% 44
1999 50,477 48,363 2,114 4.19% 42
2000 50,901 48,857 2,043 4.01% 40
2001 51,197 48,270 2,927 5.72% 57
2002 50,912 47,674 3,239 6.36% 64
2003 51,496 48,320 3,176 6.17% 62
2004 51,246 48,529 2,717 5.30% 53
2005 51,445 48,743 2,702 5.25% 52
2006 52,279 49,835 2,444 4.67% 47
2007 52,509 50,127 2,382 4.54% 45
2008 53,538 50,479 3,059 5.71% 57
Month Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
Jan 2008 53,452 50,835 2,617 4.90% 49
Feb 2008 53,106 50,418 2,688 5.06% 51
Mar 2008 53,003 50,372 2,631 4.96% 50
Apr 2008 53,137 50,496 2,641 4.97% 50
May 2008 53,573 50,530 3,043 5.68% 57
Jun 2008 54,257 51,025 3,232 5.96% 60
Jul 2008 54,188 50,431 3,757 6.93% 69
Aug 2008 53,600 50,031 3,569 6.66% 67
Sep 2008 53,526 50,173 3,353 6.26% 63
Oct, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Nov, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Dec, 2008 -- -- -- --% --

Goldsboro Metro Area Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 6,536 13.38%
2. Public Administration 3,658 7.49%
3. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 2,934 6.01%
4. Health Care 2,618 5.36%
5. Food Manufacturing 2,134 4.37%
6. Accommodation and Food Services 2,092 4.28%
7. Truck Transportation 1,782 3.65%
8. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 1,612 3.30%
9. Educational Services 1,550 3.17%
10. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 1,446 2.96%
11. Repair and Maintenance 1,434 2.94%
12. Food and Beverage Stores 1,220 2.50%
13. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 880 1.80%
14. Utilities 862 1.77%
15. Groceries and Related Products, Wholesale 836 1.71%
16. Electrical Equipment / Appliances / Components Manufacturing 798 1.63%
17. Machinery Manufacturing 760 1.56%
18. Plastics and Rubber Manufacturing 744 1.52%
19. Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies 734 1.50%
20. Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 726 1.49%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Health Care 9,016 19.84%
2. Educational Services 5,866 12.91%
3. Accommodation and Food Services 3,180 7.00%
4. Public Administration 2,296 5.05%
5. Finance and Insurance 2,112 4.65%
6. Department and Other General Stores 1,962 4.32%
7. Social Assistance 1,858 4.09%
8. Food and Beverage Stores 1,354 2.98%
9. Personal and Laundry Services 1,128 2.48%
10. Food Manufacturing 1,092 2.40%
11. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 1,006 2.21%
12. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 958 2.11%
13. Electrical Equipment / Appliances / Components Manufacturing 874 1.92%
14. Apparel Manufacturing 794 1.75%
15. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 696 1.53%
16. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 606 1.33%
17. Construction 552 1.21%
18. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 542 1.19%
19. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 490 1.08%
20. Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 476 1.05%

Goldsboro Metro Area Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 3,210 6.57%
2. Other Installation / Maintenance 2,774 5.68%
3. Other Production Occupations 2,772 5.68%
4. Vehicle Mechanics 2,210 4.53%
5. Other Sales and Related Occupations 1,976 4.05%
6. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 1,862 3.81%
7. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 1,836 3.76%
8. Other Management Occupations 1,770 3.62%
9. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 1,704 3.49%
10. Agricultural Workers 1,590 3.26%
11. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 1,426 2.92%
12. Other Construction Trades 1,396 2.86%
13. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 1,122 2.30%
14. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 1,042 2.13%
15. Construction Laborers 1,034 2.12%
16. Law Enforcement Workers 992 2.03%
17. Supervisors / Construction and Extract 972 1.99%
18. Farmers and Farm Managers 948 1.94%
19. Other Material Moving Workers 922 1.89%
20. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 874 1.79%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 2,556 5.62%
2. Secretaries and Admins 2,238 4.92%
3. Other Office and Admin Support 2,198 4.84%
4. Health Technologists and Technicians 2,186 4.81%
5. Other Production Occupations 2,054 4.52%
6. Cashiers 2,048 4.51%
7. Other Sales and Related Occupations 1,740 3.83%
8. Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health 1,646 3.62%
9. Registered Nurses 1,612 3.55%
10. Other Management Occupations 1,518 3.34%
11. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 1,454 3.20%
12. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 1,330 2.93%
13. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 1,178 2.59%
14. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 1,174 2.58%
15. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 1,080 2.38%
16. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 1,068 2.35%
17. Counselors / Social Workers / Etc. 1,010 2.22%
18. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 952 2.09%
19. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 946 2.08%
20. Waiters and Waitresses 916 2.02%

Goldsboro Metro Area Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 97,915 55.95%
15-35 hours 17,481 9.99%
1-14 hours 4,434 2.53%
No regular hours 55,185 31.53%

Goldsboro Metro Area Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 3,322 3.40%
5 AM-5:29 AM 2,286 2.34%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 4,053 4.15%
6 AM-6:29 AM 9,035 9.24%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 13,544 13.85%
7 AM-7:29 AM 17,585 17.99%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 15,453 15.81%
8 AM-8:29 AM 8,028 8.21%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 3,144 3.22%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 3,138 3.21%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 1,580 1.62%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 840 0.86%
Noon-3:59 PM 7,834 8.01%
4 PM-11:59 PM 7,924 8.11%

Goldsboro Metro Area Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 3,828 3.92%
5-9 13,202 13.50%
10-14 19,233 19.67%
15-19 21,401 21.89%
20-24 14,544 14.88%
25-29 4,084 4.18%
30-34 9,271 9.48%
35-39 1,402 1.43%
40-44 1,155 1.18%
45-59 3,705 3.79%
60-89 3,424 3.50%
At least 90 2,517 2.57%

Goldsboro Metro Area Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 240 0.25% 76,052 77.79%
30-44 108 0.11% 11,720 11.99%
45-59 72 0.07% 3,633 3.72%
At least 60 26 0.03% 5,915 6.05%

Goldsboro Metro Area Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 348 0.35%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 13,902 13.94%
 Car / truck / van, solo 80,170 80.42%
 Motorcycle 252 0.25%
 Other 644 0.65%
 Public transportation 446 0.45%
 Walked 2,004 2.01%
 Worked at home 1,929 1.93%

Goldsboro Metro Area 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.


Goldsboro Metro Area Family Information

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Households (2000): 85,082 (217,414 people)
Families (2000): 60,620 (184,102 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 22,495
People at same address in 1995: 112,968

Goldsboro Metro Area Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 9,865 11.52%
$10,000-$14,999 6,580 7.69%
$15,000-$19,999 6,285 7.34%
$20,000-$24,999 7,311 8.54%
$25,000-$29,999 6,957 8.13%
$30,000-$34,999 6,987 8.16%
$35,000-$39,999 5,568 6.50%
$40,000-$44,999 5,522 6.45%
$45,000-$49,999 4,763 5.56%
$50,000-$59,999 7,371 8.61%
$60,000-$74,999 7,443 8.69%
$75,000-$99,999 6,345 7.41%
$100,000-$124,999 2,044 2.39%
$125,000-$149,999 970 1.13%
$150,000-$199,999 608 0.71%
$200,000 or more 1,002 1.17%

Goldsboro Metro Area Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 10,450 24.52%
 Family, 2 people 12,512 29.36%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 1,502 3.52%
 Family, 3 people 7,873 18.48%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 244 0.57%
 Family, 4 people 6,245 14.66%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 102 0.24%
 Family, 5 people 2,400 5.63%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 43 0.10%
 Family, 6 people 752 1.76%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 13 0.03%
 Family, 7 or more people 462 1.08%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 14 0.03%

Goldsboro Metro Area Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 68,399 30.19%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 22,257 9.82%
Public Assistance 2,463 1.09%
Retirement 17,096 7.54%
Self Employment 8,549 3.77%
Social Security 22,662 10.00%
Supplemental Security 4,988 2.20%
Wage / Salary 66,239 29.23%
Other 13,937 6.15%

Goldsboro Metro Area Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 24,863 54.53%
 With children under 18 20,736 45.47%

Goldsboro Metro Area Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 7,331 8.42%
 Married 52,505 60.29%
 Never Married 25,013 28.72%
 Widowed 2,236 2.57%

Goldsboro Metro Area Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 8,910 9.78%
 Married 51,754 56.82%
 Never Married 19,612 21.53%
 Widowed 10,805 11.86%

Goldsboro Metro Area 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.


Goldsboro Metro Area Education Information

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Goldsboro Metro Area Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 13,262 7.88%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 26,168 15.55%
 High school diploma or equivalent 55,187 32.79%
 Some college, no degree 38,873 23.10%
 Associate degree 11,948 7.10%
 Bachelors degree 15,900 9.45%
 Graduate or professional degree 6,957 4.13%

Goldsboro Metro Area Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 2,097 1.85% 1,983 1.75% 4,080 3.60%
Kindergarten 3,017 2.66% 392 0.35% 3,409 3.01%
Grades 1-4 13,156 11.61% 1,238 1.09% 14,394 12.70%
Grades 5-8 12,921 11.40% 1,030 0.91% 13,951 12.31%
Grades 9-12 12,660 11.17% 1,058 0.93% 13,718 12.10%
Undergrad college 7,437 6.56% 2,062 1.82% 9,499 8.38%
Graduate or professional school 781 0.69% 176 0.16% 957 0.84%
Total 52,069 45.94% 7,939 7.01% 60,008 52.95%

Goldsboro Metro Area 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.


Goldsboro Metro Area Business Information

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Goldsboro Metro Area Businesses Changes By Year

Year  Business Births  Business Deaths
2001 205 230
2002 189 201
2003 179 196
2004 199 182

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


Goldsboro Metro Area Public Benefits Information

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Goldsboro Metro Area Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 189,058 86.20%
 Below Poverty Level 30,279 13.80%

Goldsboro Metro Area 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.


Goldsboro Metro Area Criminal Information

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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 1,697

Goldsboro Metro Area Crimes Per 1,000 People By Type And Year



Year  Aggravated Assault  Forcible Rape  Murder / Manslaughter  Robbery Total Violent Crimes  Arson  Burglary  Larceny / Theft  Motor Vehicle Theft Total Property Crimes
1999 3.797 0.290 0.079 1.090 5.256 0.000 12.296 27.677 2.839 42.811
2000 0.749 0.528 0.017 0.136 1.429 0.000 4.356 20.250 2.365 26.972
2001 Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available
2002 3.244 0.060 0.077 1.041 4.422 0.000 13.061 29.221 2.715 44.996
2003 3.662 0.079 0.088 1.297 5.125 0.000 12.958 27.502 2.558 43.019
2004 3.612 0.096 0.104 1.097 4.908 0.000 13.785 27.074 2.672 43.531
2005 3.065 0.069 0.112 1.248 4.494 0.000 11.443 28.921 2.196 42.559
2006 0.959 0.000 0.017 0.128 1.105 0.000 0.000 16.696 1.790 18.487
2007 1.042 0.000 0.017 0.096 1.155 0.000 3.701 16.835 1.538 22.073

Goldsboro Metro Area Crime Index

Year  Index
1999 5,469
2000 3,338
2001 0
2002 5,789

Goldsboro Metro Area 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.


Goldsboro Metro Area Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Goldsboro Metro Area Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 16,258 14.35%
10-19 Years 16,473 14.54%
20-29 Years 16,205 14.30%
30-39 Years 17,452 15.40%
40-49 Years 16,968 14.97%
50-59 Years 12,080 10.66%
60-69 Years 8,945 7.89%
70-79 Years 6,254 5.52%
80-89 Years 2,357 2.08%
90+ Years 337 0.30%

Goldsboro Metro Area Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 55,883 49.31%
 Female 57,446 50.69%

Goldsboro Metro Area Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 67,756 59.79%
 African-American 37,230 32.85%
 Hispanic/Latino 5,604 4.94%
 Multiracial 1,145 1.01%
 Asian 1,063 0.94%
 Amerindian 371 0.33%
 Other Race 126 0.11%
 Pacific Islander 34 0.03%

Goldsboro Metro Area Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. United States Or American 38,281 34.90%
2. English 18,658 17.01%
3. Irish 13,185 12.02%
4. German 12,501 11.40%
5. Scotch Irish 3,892 3.55%
6. Italian 3,628 3.31%
7. Scottish 2,726 2.49%
8. French Non-Basque 2,562 2.34%
9. European 1,658 1.51%
10. Polish 1,594 1.45%

Goldsboro Metro Area Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 197,090 92.80%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 11,012 5.18%
3. German 846 0.40%
4. French 718 0.34%
5. Tagalog 272 0.13%
6. Chinese 263 0.12%
7. Other Asian 236 0.11%
8. Arabic 226 0.11%
9. Gujarathi 222 0.10%
10. Japanese 202 0.10%

Goldsboro Metro Area Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 218,252 95.79%
 Naturalized immigrant 3,033 1.33%
 Not a citizen 6,554 2.88%

Goldsboro Metro Area 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.
Goldsboro Metro Area 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.


Goldsboro Metro Area Counties

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Goldsboro Metro Area Cities

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