Guilford County

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


Guilford County Legal Resources

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Guilford County Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 421,048
  • Births / Deaths / Infant Deaths (2004): 6,000 / 3,672 / 57
  • Land Area (2000): 1,681.998 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 21.440 square kilometers
  • Farm Area (2002): 111,000.000 acres (449.106 square kilometers)
  • Farms (2002): 1,095
  • Farms under 50 acres (2002): 54.00%
  • Farms over 500 acres (2002): 3.90%
  • Farm earnings (2005): $26,597,000
  • Gallons of water used per day (total / irrigation / public use) (2000): 79,000,000 / 10,000,000 / 57,000,000
  • Ground water as percent of water use (2000): 16.10%
  • Physicians (2004): 1,267
  • Community Hospitals (Beds) (2004): 2 (1,669)
  • Medicare Recipients (2005): 62,500
  • Federal Spending (2004): $3,050,882
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Guilford County - Historical Places
Houses (2000): 180,391
Building Permits Issued (2006): 3,942
Valuation of Building Permits (2006): $548,095

Guilford County Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 705,718 83.67%
 Rural, Farm 4,038 0.48%
 Rural, Non-farm 133,686 15.85%

Guilford 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.


Guilford County Employment Information

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Guilford County Labor Force By Month


Year Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
1990 201,815 194,567 7,248 3.59% 36
1991 203,053 192,335 10,717 5.28% 53
1992 205,161 193,954 11,207 5.46% 55
1993 206,838 197,548 9,289 4.49% 45
1994 209,328 201,965 7,363 3.52% 35
1995 212,839 205,578 7,261 3.41% 34
1996 219,265 211,751 7,514 3.43% 34
1997 222,967 215,864 7,102 3.19% 32
1998 223,163 217,166 5,997 2.69% 27
1999 225,216 219,617 5,599 2.49% 25
2000 232,961 225,302 7,659 3.29% 33
2001 234,903 222,969 11,934 5.08% 51
2002 238,367 223,352 15,015 6.30% 63
2003 238,322 223,612 14,710 6.17% 62
2004 238,602 225,801 12,801 5.36% 54
2005 242,061 229,728 12,333 5.10% 51
2006 247,436 235,998 11,438 4.62% 46
2007 242,954 231,457 11,497 4.73% 47
2008 244,051 229,454 14,597 5.98% 60
Month Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
Jan 2008 241,467 228,954 12,513 5.18% 52
Feb 2008 241,861 229,002 12,859 5.32% 53
Mar 2008 242,642 230,131 12,511 5.16% 52
Apr 2008 243,390 230,870 12,520 5.14% 51
May 2008 244,117 229,751 14,366 5.88% 59
Jun 2008 245,738 230,222 15,516 6.31% 63
Jul 2008 248,601 231,202 17,399 7.00% 70
Aug 2008 245,127 227,793 17,334 7.07% 71
Sep 2008 243,520 227,161 16,359 6.72% 67
Oct, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Nov, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Dec, 2008 -- -- -- --% --

Guilford County Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 24,712 10.98%
2. Accommodation and Food Services 12,442 5.53%
3. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 12,274 5.45%
4. Educational Services 10,186 4.53%
5. Finance and Insurance 9,770 4.34%
6. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 9,198 4.09%
7. Health Care 7,384 3.28%
8. Furniture and Related Manufacturing 6,998 3.11%
9. Public Administration 6,672 2.96%
10. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 6,322 2.81%
11. Other Transportation 5,404 2.40%
12. Truck Transportation 5,358 2.38%
13. Chemical Manufacturing 5,262 2.34%
14. Repair and Maintenance 5,218 2.32%
15. Food and Beverage Stores 4,666 2.07%
16. Metal Manufactuing 4,622 2.05%
17. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 4,172 1.85%
18. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 4,046 1.80%
19. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 3,582 1.59%
20. Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 3,522 1.57%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Educational Services 28,162 13.46%
2. Health Care 26,632 12.73%
3. Finance and Insurance 17,870 8.54%
4. Accommodation and Food Services 13,458 6.43%
5. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 10,392 4.97%
6. Social Assistance 7,984 3.82%
7. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 6,796 3.25%
8. Public Administration 5,602 2.68%
9. Department and Other General Stores 4,830 2.31%
10. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 4,536 2.17%
11. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 4,312 2.06%
12. Personal and Laundry Services 4,082 1.95%
13. Food and Beverage Stores 4,064 1.94%
14. Furniture and Related Manufacturing 3,882 1.86%
15. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 3,736 1.79%
16. Construction 3,452 1.65%
17. Apparel Manufacturing 3,140 1.50%
18. Printing and Related Manufacturing 3,058 1.46%
19. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 2,718 1.30%
20. Chemical Manufacturing 2,704 1.29%

Guilford County Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Other Management Occupations 11,444 5.09%
2. Other Production Occupations 11,282 5.01%
3. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 10,172 4.52%
4. Other Sales and Related Occupations 10,038 4.46%
5. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 9,508 4.22%
6. Other Installation / Maintenance 8,902 3.96%
7. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 8,594 3.82%
8. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 7,940 3.53%
9. Top Executives 7,710 3.43%
10. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 7,662 3.40%
11. Computer Specialists 6,226 2.77%
12. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 6,098 2.71%
13. Vehicle Mechanics 5,500 2.44%
14. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 4,812 2.14%
15. Other Office and Admin Support 4,436 1.97%
16. Operations Managers Non Finance 4,352 1.93%
17. Business Operations Specialists 4,276 1.90%
18. Other Construction Trades 4,082 1.81%
19. Engineers 3,908 1.74%
20. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 3,862 1.72%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Other Office and Admin Support 13,330 6.37%
2. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 11,240 5.37%
3. Secretaries and Admins 10,290 4.92%
4. Other Management Occupations 7,808 3.73%
5. Customer Service Representatives 7,432 3.55%
6. Other Sales and Related Occupations 7,312 3.50%
7. Other Production Occupations 7,246 3.46%
8. Registered Nurses 6,978 3.34%
9. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 6,870 3.28%
10. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 6,834 3.27%
11. Cashiers 6,228 2.98%
12. Business Operations Specialists 5,500 2.63%
13. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 4,960 2.37%
14. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 4,904 2.34%
15. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 4,786 2.29%
16. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 4,606 2.20%
17. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 4,348 2.08%
18. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 4,138 1.98%
19. Health Technologists and Technicians 4,058 1.94%
20. Accountants and Auditors 4,022 1.92%

Guilford County Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 398,961 60.03%
15-35 hours 81,999 12.34%
1-14 hours 19,303 2.90%
No regular hours 164,303 24.72%

Guilford County Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 8,517 2.05%
5 AM-5:29 AM 5,902 1.42%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 11,688 2.82%
6 AM-6:29 AM 26,732 6.44%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 45,740 11.02%
7 AM-7:29 AM 68,390 16.48%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 81,991 19.76%
8 AM-8:29 AM 50,683 12.21%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 21,901 5.28%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 22,134 5.33%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 9,191 2.21%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 3,988 0.96%
Noon-3:59 PM 27,219 6.56%
4 PM-11:59 PM 30,882 7.44%

Guilford County Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 9,960 2.40%
5-9 41,134 9.91%
10-14 74,688 18.00%
15-19 90,437 21.79%
20-24 77,464 18.67%
25-29 25,621 6.17%
30-34 50,201 12.10%
35-39 8,146 1.96%
40-44 7,547 1.82%
45-59 13,648 3.29%
60-89 8,896 2.14%
At least 90 7,216 1.74%

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


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 2,190 0.53% 317,114 76.42%
30-44 1,252 0.30% 64,642 15.58%
45-59 608 0.15% 13,040 3.14%
At least 60 1,362 0.33% 14,750 3.55%

Guilford County Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 728 0.17%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 51,278 12.01%
 Car / truck / van, solo 346,629 81.20%
 Motorcycle 264 0.06%
 Other 3,262 0.76%
 Public transportation 5,412 1.27%
 Walked 7,385 1.73%
 Worked at home 11,901 2.79%

Guilford 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.


Guilford County Family Information

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Households (2000): 337,420 (814,042 people)
Families (2000): 220,886 (655,924 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 92,382
People at same address in 1995: 390,223

Guilford County Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 29,180 8.63%
$10,000-$14,999 18,208 5.39%
$15,000-$19,999 20,663 6.11%
$20,000-$24,999 22,326 6.61%
$25,000-$29,999 23,586 6.98%
$30,000-$34,999 22,179 6.56%
$35,000-$39,999 20,276 6.00%
$40,000-$44,999 20,872 6.18%
$45,000-$49,999 17,394 5.15%
$50,000-$59,999 31,654 9.37%
$60,000-$74,999 35,448 10.49%
$75,000-$99,999 33,617 9.95%
$100,000-$124,999 17,555 5.19%
$125,000-$149,999 8,841 2.62%
$150,000-$199,999 7,538 2.23%
$200,000 or more 8,646 2.56%

Guilford County Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 47,104 27.93%
 Family, 2 people 49,096 29.11%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 9,382 5.56%
 Family, 3 people 27,203 16.13%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 1,552 0.92%
 Family, 4 people 21,267 12.61%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 477 0.28%
 Family, 5 people 8,237 4.88%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 205 0.12%
 Family, 6 people 2,579 1.53%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 67 0.04%
 Family, 7 or more people 1,437 0.85%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 61 0.04%

Guilford County Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 286,107 31.90%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 113,500 12.65%
Public Assistance 8,063 0.90%
Retirement 50,016 5.58%
Self Employment 36,602 4.08%
Social Security 76,249 8.50%
Supplemental Security 10,321 1.15%
Wage / Salary 278,830 31.09%
Other 37,272 4.16%

Guilford County Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 92,816 56.26%
 With children under 18 72,170 43.74%

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

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 25,433 8.00%
 Married 187,779 59.07%
 Never Married 97,436 30.65%
 Widowed 7,226 2.27%

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

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 38,041 10.68%
 Married 188,336 52.86%
 Never Married 94,674 26.57%
 Widowed 35,237 9.89%

Guilford 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.


Guilford County Education Information

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Guilford County Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 33,068 5.13%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 80,045 12.43%
 High school diploma or equivalent 159,716 24.79%
 Some college, no degree 159,231 24.72%
 Associate degree 35,249 5.47%
 Bachelors degree 126,557 19.65%
 Graduate or professional degree 50,331 7.81%

Guilford County Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 7,514 1.78% 8,161 1.94% 15,675 3.72%
Kindergarten 10,502 2.49% 1,868 0.44% 12,370 2.94%
Grades 1-4 42,647 10.13% 5,569 1.32% 48,216 11.45%
Grades 5-8 40,267 9.56% 4,538 1.08% 44,805 10.64%
Grades 9-12 39,808 9.45% 3,190 0.76% 42,998 10.21%
Undergrad college 44,338 10.53% 11,734 2.79% 56,072 13.32%
Graduate or professional school 7,475 1.78% 1,522 0.36% 8,997 2.14%
Total 192,551 45.73% 36,582 8.69% 229,133 54.42%

Guilford 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.


Guilford County Business Information

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Wholesale trade sales (2002): $12,399,673,000
Retail sales (2002): $5,983,875,000
Accommodation and foodservices sales (2002): $800,418,000
Value of Manufacturers' Shipments (2002): $11,648,283
Retired workers (2005): 48,265

Guilford 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 120 76 207 180 192
1999 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 2 1 5 1 3
1999 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 23 17 45 47 44
1999 - Construction 147 128 388 282 333
1999 - Educational Services 16 17 35 22 45
1999 - Finance & Insurance 103 110 215 167 320
1999 - Health Care & Social Assistance 83 96 313 263 294
1999 - Information 35 19 57 47 56
1999 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 17 7 45 30 32
1999 - Manufacturing 61 64 288 298 165
1999 - Mining 1 0 1 4 3
1999 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 104 99 348 293 496
1999 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 151 129 308 230 464
1999 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 54 44 119 113 204
1999 - Retail Trade 162 156 624 601 524
1999 - Transportation & Warehousing 46 40 108 64 64
1999 - Unclassified 41 12 1 1 8
1999 - Utilities 3 1 1 5 1
1999 - Wholesale Trade 86 98 389 325 485
1999 - Total 1,255 1,114 3,497 2,973 3,733
2000 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2000 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 106 110 224 183 186
2000 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 1 1 2 3 5
2000 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 14 18 61 38 43
2000 - Construction 148 143 362 341 321
2000 - Educational Services 11 18 46 24 33
2000 - Finance & Insurance 98 80 197 170 357
2000 - Health Care & Social Assistance 73 75 369 222 280
2000 - Information 46 24 64 52 58
2000 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 10 10 43 34 40
2000 - Manufacturing 42 62 289 286 173
2000 - Mining 0 0 4 2 3
2000 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 117 98 355 282 506
2000 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 168 124 296 243 478
2000 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 59 61 124 96 213
2000 - Retail Trade 154 151 664 549 534
2000 - Transportation & Warehousing 38 36 95 94 59
2000 - Unclassified 51 17 6 3 15
2000 - Utilities 0 0 4 3 4
2000 - Wholesale Trade 102 106 376 314 493
2000 - Total 1,238 1,134 3,581 2,939 3,801
2001 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2001 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 100 91 199 213 190
2001 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 4 1 4 1 4
2001 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 15 17 51 36 53
2001 - Construction 147 130 351 341 348
2001 - Educational Services 15 9 43 27 35
2001 - Finance & Insurance 101 109 212 194 311
2001 - Health Care & Social Assistance 87 59 323 251 315
2001 - Information 51 39 44 64 76
2001 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 6 6 45 47 32
2001 - Manufacturing 48 59 248 298 173
2001 - Mining 0 0 1 1 7
2001 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 92 101 324 318 521
2001 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 175 135 295 257 502
2001 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 60 56 93 110 236
2001 - Retail Trade 149 179 526 616 583
2001 - Transportation & Warehousing 35 37 96 94 59
2001 - Unclassified 35 33 6 2 15
2001 - Utilities 0 0 3 6 2
2001 - Wholesale Trade 94 108 335 372 468
2001 - Total 1,214 1,169 3,199 3,248 3,930
2002 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2002 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 91 98 193 225 184
2002 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 1 1 1 3 7
2002 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 12 17 44 49 46
2002 - Construction 114 155 301 352 345
2002 - Educational Services 22 21 40 30 29
2002 - Finance & Insurance 113 97 208 178 341
2002 - Health Care & Social Assistance 113 87 341 279 277
2002 - Information 34 31 58 70 73
2002 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 9 14 37 43 34
2002 - Manufacturing 33 70 188 351 168
2002 - Mining 0 0 5 2 2
2002 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 113 138 347 333 446
2002 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 172 175 293 290 467
2002 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 80 52 119 106 221
2002 - Retail Trade 189 199 544 647 502
2002 - Transportation & Warehousing 38 37 76 101 74
2002 - Unclassified 17 31 0 2 1
2002 - Utilities 0 0 5 2 3
2002 - Wholesale Trade 114 143 288 411 421
2002 - Total 1,265 1,366 3,088 3,474 3,641
2003 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2003 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 92 79 198 182 171
2003 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 0 1 2 0 6
2003 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 24 17 40 49 46
2003 - Construction 120 132 307 336 300
2003 - Educational Services 11 11 45 32 34
2003 - Finance & Insurance 93 97 192 215 346
2003 - Health Care & Social Assistance 107 57 334 316 313
2003 - Information 19 38 39 67 91
2003 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 6 7 38 40 41
2003 - Manufacturing 46 61 236 303 162
2003 - Mining 0 0 2 1 6
2003 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 101 95 328 349 481
2003 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 157 145 308 308 488
2003 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 50 52 134 106 233
2003 - Retail Trade 181 157 547 562 606
2003 - Transportation & Warehousing 40 36 95 73 83
2003 - Unclassified 19 12 3 0 1
2003 - Utilities 0 0 4 4 2
2003 - Wholesale Trade 92 101 318 340 465
2003 - Total 1,158 1,098 3,170 3,283 3,875
2004 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2004 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 73 90 192 173 202
2004 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 0 0 1 2 5
2004 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 24 10 45 44 59
2004 - Construction 140 109 325 295 344
2004 - Educational Services 12 9 35 39 35
2004 - Finance & Insurance 97 81 239 193 338
2004 - Health Care & Social Assistance 98 66 335 301 378
2004 - Information 29 23 67 63 64
2004 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 6 5 24 46 48
2004 - Manufacturing 51 45 247 297 175
2004 - Mining 0 0 2 5 2
2004 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 83 93 308 308 514
2004 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 161 118 283 293 561
2004 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 60 65 114 94 260
2004 - Retail Trade 153 162 567 556 568
2004 - Transportation & Warehousing 46 27 96 86 91
2004 - Unclassified 31 14 1 1 4
2004 - Utilities 0 0 1 6 2
2004 - Wholesale Trade 91 106 292 363 478
2004 - Total 1,155 1,023 3,174 3,165 4,128
2005 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2005 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 87 92 198 168 182
2005 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 2 3 1 1 2
2005 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 24 30 38 46 55
2005 - Construction 123 135 321 325 329
2005 - Educational Services 13 10 38 37 37
2005 - Finance & Insurance 103 100 176 223 367
2005 - Health Care & Social Assistance 84 76 365 317 356
2005 - Information 32 26 57 75 63
2005 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 10 11 29 50 35
2005 - Manufacturing 38 58 272 288 156
2005 - Mining 0 0 3 4 3
2005 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 90 103 303 312 500
2005 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 147 150 293 315 551
2005 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 74 68 105 115 240
2005 - Retail Trade 188 163 519 573 582
2005 - Transportation & Warehousing 45 32 90 97 98
2005 - Unclassified 15 18 1 3 3
2005 - Utilities 0 1 1 6 1
2005 - Wholesale Trade 84 99 320 302 494
2005 - Total 1,159 1,175 3,130 3,257 4,054

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


Guilford County Public Benefits Information

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Guilford County Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 731,223 89.42%
 Below Poverty Level 86,533 10.58%

Guilford 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
1970 $20,660 $290 $28,802 $0 $0 $6,046 $55,508 $44,451 $33,040 $9,752
1971 $23,156 $322 $32,758 $0 $0 $6,851 $62,765 $40,362 $36,305 $10,596
1972 $24,656 $3,938 $47,836 $0 $0 $7,239 $79,731 $41,461 $35,570 $9,034
1973 $25,099 $7,749 $53,557 $203 $0 $6,576 $85,435 $47,695 $33,535 $9,147
1974 $26,421 $8,624 $65,307 $216 $0 $6,638 $98,582 $47,228 $31,500 $11,497
1975 $28,965 $9,240 $69,119 $100 $0 $8,946 $107,130 $60,059 $53,165 $18,524
1976 $31,683 $9,648 $76,121 $146 $0 $9,834 $117,784 $71,600 $52,280 $11,267
1977 $33,513 $10,812 $87,280 $0 $0 $10,941 $131,734 $81,533 $62,195 $19,352
1978 $37,693 $12,361 $91,358 $0 $0 $10,230 $139,281 $87,721 $59,560 $12,182
1979 $42,190 $14,130 $91,489 $0 $0 $12,656 $146,335 $93,713 $56,425 $15,004
1980 $47,855 $15,444 $98,041 $0 $0 $13,668 $159,564 $96,531 $62,360 $14,371
1981 $54,090 $16,349 $115,777 $430 $0 $15,787 $186,084 $111,506 $63,820 $12,366
1982 $54,298 $17,478 $118,311 $293 $0 $18,348 $191,250 $119,491 $87,570 $28,689
1983 $58,998 $19,032 $118,707 $275 $0 $22,879 $200,859 $121,589 $109,276 $23,936
1984 $61,981 $23,480 $129,476 $428 $0 $24,699 $216,584 $131,269 $102,295 $20,750
1985 $68,611 $32,016 $137,628 $518 $0 $34,023 $240,780 $149,629 $130,745 $31,123
1986 $80,046 $35,119 $149,002 $606 $0 $40,068 $269,722 $167,900 $113,074 $30,894
1987 $92,135 $41,827 $168,404 $0 $0 $38,212 $298,751 $180,198 $116,445 $30,389
1988 $101,343 $49,984 $184,907 $0 $0 $44,497 $330,747 $197,774 $119,056 $96,218
1989 $111,287 $55,363 $211,566 $0 $0 $47,319 $370,172 $215,957 $136,283 $107,879
1990 $116,057 $58,726 $213,609 $376 $0 $52,869 $382,911 $218,801 $119,949 $91,084
1991 $131,474 $58,658 $243,136 $192 $0 $56,586 $431,388 $248,795 $120,943 $96,645
1992 $125,027 $59,738 $248,461 $1,247 $0 $44,824 $419,559 $247,979 $110,229 $99,516
1993 $118,451 $78,090 $244,899 $1,590 $0 $43,845 $408,785 $240,372 $129,979 $127,200
1994 $160,167 $70,399 $265,310 $1,643 $0 $36,611 $463,731 $252,391 $117,841 $137,706
1995 $162,453 $46,637 $291,109 $172 $0 $45,207 $498,941 $259,962 $109,883 $142,252
1996 $165,387 $52,092 $297,625 $218 $0 $53,089 $516,319 $259,962 $126,256 $164,282
1997 $173,050 $53,117 $327,602 $180 $0 $66,259 $567,091 $260,990 $140,531 $190,079
1998 $179,129 $56,204 $355,371 $181 $0 $67,292 $601,973 $330,636 $148,194 $261,404
1999 $183,445 $61,123 $374,619 $186 $0 $64,540 $622,790 $333,915 $147,485 $265,150
2000 $193,079 $62,423 $405,696 $130 $0 $68,755 $667,660 $380,346 $155,505 $264,074
2001 $201,679 $65,561 $436,228 $221 $0 $77,299 $715,427 $390,141 $267,733 $352,864
2002 $220,854 $64,055 $432,857 $127 $0 $78,728 $732,566 $427,443 $267,166 $307,118
2003 $224,670 $65,347 $425,635 $175 $0 $80,590 $731,070 $442,857 $359,898 $336,976
2004 $238,476 $87,127 $453,426 $719 $0 $83,801 $776,422 $453,459 $330,874 $292,703
2005 $256,973 $92,595 $484,481 $261 $0 $76,604 $818,319 $476,803 $493,330 $424,562
2006 $271,056 $95,675 $503,621 $203 $0 $80,546 $855,426 $501,446 $473,370 $338,932


Year  Education  Financial Control  Public Buildings  Public Health  Transportation  Parks & Recreation Total Expenses
 Protective Services  Welfare  Interest On General Debt  Utilities  Employee Retirement  Other
1970 $45,556 $1,064 $8,816 $2,295 $0 $0 $69,683
$616 $7,577 $1,050 $0 $0 $2,709
1971 $52,593 $1,198 $1,281 $3,618 $0 $0 $72,666
$738 $9,158 $1,208 $0 $0 $2,872
1972 $55,916 $1,865 $2,456 $3,890 $0 $0 $82,007
$1,024 $10,594 $1,477 $0 $0 $4,785
1973 $59,729 $2,101 $1,435 $5,539 $0 $0 $93,093
$1,226 $11,620 $1,328 $840 $0 $9,275
1974 $66,234 $3,342 $650 $5,587 $0 $0 $97,184
$1,117 $11,591 $1,374 $412 $0 $6,877
1975 $82,782 $2,854 $643 $7,039 $0 $0 $123,308
$1,672 $14,446 $1,572 $963 $0 $11,337
1976 $84,399 $3,151 $1,582 $6,758 $0 $0 $136,037
$1,764 $24,806 $2,500 $74 $0 $11,003
1977 $92,484 $3,857 $952 $8,286 $0 $0 $139,931
$1,953 $18,719 $2,387 $0 $0 $11,293
1978 $100,664 $4,344 $1,485 $9,538 $0 $0 $154,285
$2,367 $20,153 $3,001 $0 $0 $12,733
1979 $109,032 $4,481 $1,722 $10,233 $155 $8 $163,148
$3,527 $18,475 $2,887 $0 $0 $12,628
1980 $124,310 $6,552 $2,300 $11,436 $0 $0 $179,324
$3,019 $14,246 $3,001 $0 $0 $14,460
1981 $136,571 $6,473 $2,497 $12,814 $0 $0 $190,717
$3,639 $15,322 $3,323 $0 $0 $10,078
1982 $147,615 $6,889 $2,041 $13,759 $0 $0 $205,805
$3,825 $14,844 $4,439 $90 $0 $12,303
1983 $142,180 $7,798 $1,687 $15,603 $0 $0 $207,426
$4,177 $15,343 $8,327 $999 $0 $11,312
1984 $157,402 $8,501 $3,198 $16,986 $0 $0 $226,003
$4,677 $16,615 $8,946 $0 $0 $9,678
1985 $177,190 $10,136 $3,596 $19,741 $0 $0 $256,418
$5,414 $17,584 $10,255 $729 $0 $11,773
1986 $200,813 $12,017 $3,995 $24,382 $0 $0 $286,785
$5,703 $18,666 $8,180 $227 $0 $12,802
1987 $214,228 $14,202 $7,159 $27,386 $0 $0 $327,609
$6,454 $20,783 $8,530 $216 $0 $28,651
1988 $228,696 $15,782 $10,525 $32,136 $0 $0 $365,678
$7,506 $22,553 $10,817 $163 $0 $37,500
1989 $252,408 $17,654 $18,607 $35,962 $0 $4,045 $412,413
$8,512 $24,724 $8,565 $155 $0 $41,781
1990 $282,295 $16,479 $7,302 $44,026 $130 $2,376 $445,165
$7,936 $27,189 $9,233 $1,159 $0 $47,040
1991 $296,568 $18,067 $6,696 $47,132 $49 $1,197 $482,653
$8,342 $32,014 $8,348 $1,502 $0 $62,738
1992 $309,209 $16,710 $1,581 $45,203 $21 $1,961 $478,443
$8,399 $35,108 $8,098 $598 $0 $51,555
1993 $313,358 $16,179 $4,286 $43,221 $3 $2,218 $491,221
$9,079 $38,113 $7,563 $550 $0 $56,651
1994 $321,239 $16,877 $2,452 $50,150 $0 $810 $510,805
$10,922 $42,904 $7,630 $522 $0 $57,299
1995 $343,489 $18,442 $2,171 $57,021 $0 $898 $554,446
$11,101 $47,829 $5,115 $938 $0 $67,442
1996 $353,242 $18,927 $2,088 $69,791 $0 $986 $562,420
$12,083 $55,542 $6,687 $27 $0 $43,047
1997 $385,169 $18,060 $2,156 $77,801 $0 $1,532 $645,899
$12,955 $60,326 $7,630 $1,408 $0 $78,862
1998 $423,321 $16,953 $2,204 $73,359 $0 $1,886 $693,495
$13,999 $66,081 $9,277 $1,316 $0 $85,099
1999 $463,549 $18,029 $2,086 $68,882 $0 $1,778 $736,242
$14,475 $73,249 $9,204 $1,366 $0 $83,624
2000 $496,762 $19,118 $2,717 $72,386 $0 $1,328 $778,173
$15,432 $79,101 $9,462 $1,272 $0 $80,595
2001 $541,573 $16,681 $1,795 $73,920 $0 $1,463 $843,023
$18,373 $81,606 $9,238 $1,178 $0 $97,196
2002 $576,508 $16,691 $1,481 $76,822 $0 $1,868 $886,931
$17,641 $83,685 $15,023 $1,213 $0 $95,999
2003 $575,478 $17,485 $1,359 $79,366 $0 $2,913 $891,770
$17,892 $86,528 $9,936 $1,103 $0 $99,710
2004 $581,866 $17,514 $1,679 $83,045 $55 $3,771 $936,334
$19,528 $93,062 $22,378 $978 $0 $112,458
2005 $599,365 $18,249 $1,798 $87,775 $501 $3,125 $982,008
$20,513 $92,324 $21,432 $0 $0 $136,926
2006 $684,563 $19,127 $5,520 $89,429 $44 $3,421 $1,091,502
$23,852 $93,538 $30,906 $0 $0 $141,102

Guilford 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.


Guilford County Criminal Information

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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 561
Guilford 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.


Guilford County Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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People With A Disability (2000): 52,000

Guilford County Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 56,621 13.45%
10-19 Years 57,080 13.56%
20-29 Years 64,433 15.30%
30-39 Years 67,171 15.95%
40-49 Years 63,160 15.00%
50-59 Years 47,360 11.25%
60-69 Years 29,513 7.01%
70-79 Years 23,066 5.48%
80-89 Years 10,585 2.51%
90+ Years 2,059 0.49%

Guilford County Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 201,729 47.91%
 Female 219,319 52.09%

Guilford County Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 264,847 62.90%
 African-American 122,279 29.04%
 Hispanic/Latino 15,985 3.80%
 Asian 10,211 2.43%
 Multiracial 5,078 1.21%
 Amerindian 1,789 0.42%
 Other Race 749 0.18%
 Pacific Islander 110 0.03%

Guilford County Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. United States Or American 87,839 17.81%
2. English 86,380 17.52%
3. German 81,737 16.57%
4. Irish 60,848 12.34%
5. Scotch Irish 29,958 6.07%
6. Italian 20,976 4.25%
7. Scottish 19,481 3.95%
8. French Non-Basque 14,492 2.94%
9. Dutch 10,107 2.05%
10. Polish 9,874 2.00%

Guilford County Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 716,502 90.85%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 36,543 4.63%
3. French 5,280 0.67%
4. Vietnamese 4,068 0.52%
5. African 2,964 0.38%
6. German 2,879 0.37%
7. Arabic 2,046 0.26%
8. Korean 1,968 0.25%
9. Chinese 1,716 0.22%
10. Mon Khmer / Cambodian 1,390 0.18%

Guilford County Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 788,763 93.52%
 Naturalized immigrant 13,819 1.64%
 Not a citizen 40,860 4.84%

Guilford 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.
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