Majority Public School Student Race and Ethnicity in North Carolina by County

Map of Public School Majority Race and Ethnicity for Counties in North Carolina

White
African American
Hispanic
Asian
Native American
Hawaiin/Pacific Islander

This map displays the majority race/ethnicity for public school students in each county in North Carolina. The data is from the NCES 2018 Public Elementary/Secondary School Universe Survey Data.

List of Counties in North Carolina With Public School Majority Race/Ethnicity

Map KeyNameMajority Race/Ethnicity
Alamance CountyWhite 46.77%
Alexander CountyWhite 79.89%
Alleghany CountyWhite 72.4%
Anson CountyAfrican American 56.43%
Ashe CountyWhite 85.79%
Avery CountyWhite 84.31%
Beaufort CountyWhite 48.58%
Bertie CountyAfrican American 80.7%
Bladen CountyWhite 38.41%
Brunswick CountyWhite 66.46%
Buncombe CountyWhite 69.95%
Burke CountyWhite 68.42%
Cabarrus CountyWhite 49.33%
Caldwell CountyWhite 78.58%
Camden CountyWhite 79.42%
Carteret CountyWhite 77.12%
Caswell CountyWhite 51.18%
Catawba CountyWhite 59.45%
Chatham CountyWhite 54.48%
Cherokee CountyWhite 85.95%
Chowan CountyAfrican American 45.01%
Clay CountyWhite 88.27%
Cleveland CountyWhite 60.68%
Columbus CountyWhite 49.48%
Craven CountyWhite 50.71%
Cumberland CountyAfrican American 45.25%
Currituck CountyWhite 80.25%
Dare CountyWhite 75.64%
Davidson CountyWhite 69.14%
Davie CountyWhite 73.4%
Duplin CountyHispanic 41.32%
Durham CountyAfrican American 42.15%
Edgecombe CountyAfrican American 60.36%
Forsyth CountyWhite 37.79%
Franklin CountyWhite 46.9%
Gaston CountyWhite 58.65%
Gates CountyWhite 61.54%
Graham CountyWhite 77.93%
Granville CountyWhite 48.19%
Greene CountyAfrican American 36.45%
Guilford CountyAfrican American 40.66%
Halifax CountyAfrican American 60.56%
Harnett CountyWhite 47.04%
Haywood CountyWhite 86.6%
Henderson CountyWhite 66.05%
Hertford CountyAfrican American 78.39%
Hoke CountyAfrican American 34.36%
Hyde CountyWhite 55.52%
Iredell CountyWhite 67.47%
Jackson CountyWhite 72.67%
Johnston CountyWhite 55.78%
Jones CountyWhite 48.95%
Lee CountyWhite 38.21%
Lenoir CountyAfrican American 47.7%
Lincoln CountyWhite 78.24%
Macon CountyWhite 76.87%
Madison CountyWhite 93.47%
Martin CountyWhite 45.03%
Mcdowell CountyWhite 78.58%
Mecklenburg CountyAfrican American 38.13%
Mitchell CountyWhite 86.69%
Montgomery CountyWhite 40.44%
Moore CountyWhite 64.52%
Nash CountyAfrican American 50.31%
New Hanover CountyWhite 60.98%
Northampton CountyAfrican American 80.17%
Onslow CountyWhite 55.84%
Orange CountyWhite 54.29%
Pamlico CountyWhite 65.26%
Pasquotank CountyAfrican American 42.94%
Pender CountyWhite 66.15%
Perquimans CountyWhite 65.75%
Person CountyWhite 55.54%
Pitt CountyAfrican American 47.14%
Polk CountyWhite 77.03%
Randolph CountyWhite 64.68%
Richmond CountyWhite 43.3%
Robeson CountyNative American 42.1%
Rockingham CountyWhite 60.75%
Rowan CountyWhite 57.61%
Rutherford CountyWhite 73.78%
Sampson CountyHispanic 36.71%
Scotland CountyAfrican American 45.67%
Stanly CountyWhite 70.5%
Stokes CountyWhite 88.45%
Surry CountyWhite 70.69%
Swain CountyNative American 48.58%
Transylvania CountyWhite 81.67%
Tyrrell CountyWhite 37.28%
Union CountyWhite 62.32%
Vance CountyAfrican American 60.2%
Wake CountyWhite 47.15%
Warren CountyAfrican American 62.57%
Washington CountyAfrican American 73.46%
Watauga CountyWhite 84.94%
Wayne CountyWhite 36.88%
Wilkes CountyWhite 76.57%
Wilson CountyAfrican American 45.32%
Yadkin CountyWhite 68.95%
Yancey CountyWhite 83.66%