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Contextualizing NC's Inequities
The Faces of Poverty in North Carolina by
Call Number: C339.1 N595f
Publication Date: 2018-12-10
Today, more than 1.5 million North Carolinians live in poverty. More than one in five are children.
Open Data Repositories
NC OneMap is a strategic geographic resource providing a collection of authoritative data and web services. It is an organized effort of numerous partners throughout North Carolina, involving local, state, and federal government agencies, the private sector and academia.
Charlotte NC Open Data Portal
The City of Charlotte's Open Data Portal allows users to search, explore and discover relevant datasets that are served out by the City of Charlotte, NC.
Wake County Open Data
Businesses, Government Agencies, Non Profits, Neighborhood Groups & Citizens can find data here in a variety of formats for use in Spreadsheets, Analytical Software and Apps.
State Data Center
The State Data Center is a consortium of agencies cooperating with the US Bureau of the Census to provide the public with data about the state and its component geographic areas. The SDC lead agency is located in the Demographic and Economic Analysis Section of OSBM, where it provides extensive resources for retrieving statistical information.
Health & Environment
Health Statistics and Data
Office of Rural Health: The data of study include performance measures, participation, technical assistance, economic impact, mapping and other descriptive statistics.
N.C. State Center for Health Statistics
The North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics is responsible for data collection, health-related research, production of reports and maintenance of a comprehensive collection of health statistics.
North Carolina Environmental Quality GIS Online
NCDEQ provides GIS data to NC citizens, businesses and government agencies. Data is available for download or can be viewed through web-based maps.
QuickFacts for North Carolina
Table of statistics for North Carolina from the U.S. Census Bureau
Census Data for Your County
Select a county from the map to view specific census information for that county or click the button below to see statewide information.
NC Historic Census Data
Hundreds of census profiles compiled by the North Carolina State Data Center (SDC) in the 1960s, 1970s, and 1980s.
County Profiles: NC Housing Coalition
NCHC’s newly released County Profiles provide a snapshot of housing needs for each of North Carolina’s 100 counties. They provide data on cost-burdened households paying at least 30% of their income for housing, a comparison of what different jobs pay and changes in home prices, foreclosures, and rental options in our communities.