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Kinston Statistics & Demographics

Kinston, located in Lenoir County, is home of North Carolina’s Global TransPark (GTP), which serves as a hub for many transportation modalities. Formed in 1791, Kinston has received the prestigious All-America City Award twice in the last twenty years.

US Census 2010 Number Percent
Kinston Population 21,625 100%
Lenoir County 59,227  
     
Sex and Age    
Male 9,830 45.3%
Female 11,847 55%
Male Median Age (years) 39.8  
Female Median Age (years) 46.2  
     
Race    
One Race 21,399 98.7%
White 6,211 28.7%
Black or African American 14,749 68%
Hispanic or Latino 512 2.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native 20 .2%
Asian 152 .7%
Other 225 1%
Two or More Races 278 1.3%
     
Income    
Per Capita Income $18,589  
Median Household Income $26.174  
     

Zip Codes within 10 miles

28501, 28502, 28503, 28504, 28526, 28530