Food Insecurity Statistics in NC

Locationsort descending County Percent of children in FI homes (%) Percent of population FI (%) (#) Number in population FI
2013 Alamance County, NC Alamance 27.4 18 26,290
2013 Alexander County, NC Alexander 29.0 18 6,440
2013 Alleghany County, NC Alleghany 33.1 19 2,060
2013 Anson County, NC Anson 27.2 25 6,730
2013 Ashe County, NC Ashe 30.4 17 4,610
2013 Avery County, NC Avery 29.2 17 2,990
2013 Beaufort County, NC Beaufort 25.9 19 9,110
2013 Bertie County, NC Bertie 26.2 26 5,340
2013 Bladen County, NC Bladen 28.5 23 7,860
2013 Brunswick County, NC Brunswick 26.3 17 16,860
2013 Burke County, NC Burke 28.8 19 16,790
2013 Cabarrus County, NC Cabarrus 24.0 16 27,380
2013 Caldwell County, NC Caldwell 30.6 19 15,380
2013 Camden County, NC Camden 20.4 14 1,350
2013 Carteret County, NC Carteret 24.5 14 9,140
2013 Caswell County, NC Caswell 29.4 22 5,220
2013 Catawba County, NC Catawba 27.5 17 26,150
2013 Chatham County, NC Chatham 22.5 13 8,240
2013 Cherokee County, NC Cherokee 28.0 18 4,780
2013 Chowan County, NC Chowan 25.4 20 3,010
2013 Clay County, NC Clay 29.8 18 1,840
2013 Cleveland County, NC Cleveland 29.7 21 20,460
2013 Columbus County, NC Columbus 28.9 22 12,460
2013 Craven County, NC Craven 25.6 18 17,940
2013 Cumberland County, NC Cumberland 22.6 19 58,610
2013 Currituck County, NC Currituck 19.9 12 2,730
2013 Dare County, NC Dare 25.3 14 4,850
2013 Davidson County, NC Davidson 28.3 17 27,860
2013 Davie County, NC Davie 26.6 15 6,190
2013 Duplin County, NC Duplin 27.9 19 10,570
2013 Durham County, NC Durham 20.3 18 45,520
2013 Edgecombe County, NC Edgecombe 28.0 27 15,340
2013 Forsyth County, NC Forsyth 24.1 18 59,970
2013 Franklin County, NC Franklin 23.7 18 10,510
2013 Gaston County, NC Gaston 27.5 18 37,240
2013 Gates County, NC Gates 24.3 19 2,250
2013 Graham Couty, NC Graham 33.0 20 1,730
2013 Granville County, NC Granville 21.5 18 10,540
2013 Greene County, NC Greene 27.2 20 4,180
2013 Guilford County, NC Guilford 23.3 19 91,560
2013 Halifax County, NC Halifax 26.4 25 14,060
2013 Harnett County, NC Harnett 25.9 18 19,790
2013 Haywood County, NC Haywood 26.0 14 8,310
2013 Henderson County, NC Henderson 25.5 13 13,800
2013 Hertford County, NC Hertford 24.0 24 5,890
2013 Hoke County, NC Hoke 24.3 19 8,470
2013 Hyde County, NC Hyde 22.4 19 1,100
2013 Iredell County, NC Iredell 25.6 17 26,320
2013 Jackson County, NC Jackson 26.2 16 6,180
2013 Johnston County, NC Johnston 20.0 16 25,750
2013 Jones County, NC Jones 23.6 20 1,990
2013 Lee County, NC Lee 27.5 19 10,290
2013 Lenoir County, NC Lenoir 25.9 22 13,370
2013 Lincoln County, NC Lincoln 28.8 17 12,710
2013 Macon County, NC Macon 29.5 16 5,390
2013 Madison County, NC Madison 26.3 15 3,150
2013 Martin County, NC Martin 27.4 23 5,600
2013 McDowell County, NC McDowell 31.6 18 8,120
2013 Mecklenburg County, NC Mecklenburg 22.0 18 157,220
2013 Mitchell County, NC Mitchell 28.2 17 2,620
2013 Montgomery County, NC Montgomery 31.4 21 5,660
2013 Moore County, NC Moore 24.5 16 13,420
2013 Nash County, NC Nash 23.5 20 19,120
2013 New Hanover County, NC New Hanover 23.7 16 32,350
2013 Northampton County, NC Northampton 24.1 25 5,510
2013 Onslow County, NC Onslow 23.5 15 25,650
2013 Orange County, NC Orange 20.7 14 18,030
2013 Pamlico County, NC Pamlico 23.5 16 2,130
2013 Pasquotank County, NC Pasquotank 23.9 20 8,040
2013 Pender County, NC Pender 25.2 18 8,770
2013 Perquimans County, NC Perquimans 25.2 19 2,440
2013 Person County, NC Person 29.4 19 7,380
2013 Pitt County, NC Pitt 25.3 21 34,010
2013 Polk County, NC Polk 25.9 14 2,850
2013 Randolph County, NC Randolph 29.3 16 22,880
2013 Richmond County, NC Richmond 29.3 23 10,890
2013 Robeson County, NC Robeson 34.0 23 30,500
2013 Rockingham County, NC Rockingham 27.9 19 17,900
2013 Rowan County, NC Rowan 27.5 19 25,690
2013 Rutherford County, NC Rutherford 33.7 22 14,490
2013 Sampson County, NC Sampson 26.2 18 11,340
2013 Scotland County, NC Scotland 34.0 28 10,110
2013 Stanly County, NC Stanly 25.7 17 10,320
2013 Stokes County, NC Stokes 26.4 15 7,210
2013 Surry County, NC Surry 29.3 17 12,360
2013 Swain County, NC Swain 32.5 19 2,620
2013 Transylvania County, NC Transylvania 27.3 15 4,870
2013 Tyrrell County, NC Tyrrell 29.8 21 940
2013 Union County, NC Union 21.9 14 26,560
2013 Vance County, NC Vance 30.1 26 11,620
2013 Wake County, NC Wake 19.6 14 121,650
2013 Warren County, NC Warren 26.8 26 5,430
2013 Washington County, NC Washington 26.1 24 3,230
2013 Watauga County, NC Watauga 24.2 16 8,080
2013 Wayne County, NC Wayne 24.0 19 22,180
2013 Wilkes County, NC Wilkes 31.9 19 12,990
2013 Wilson County, NC Wilson 26.9 23 17,890
2013 Yadkin County, NC Yadkin 26.8 15 5,800
2013 Yancey County, NC Yancey 30.0 17 3,060
2014 Alamance County, NC Alamance 24.1 16 24,200
2014 Alexander County, NC Alexander 25.0 14 5,100
2015 Alamance County, NC Alamance 22.9 15 23,900
2015 Alexander County, NC Alexander 23.8 14 5,070
2015 Alleghany County, NC Alleghany 24.7 13 1,430
2015 Anson County, NC Anson 25.0 23 5,880
2015 Ashe County, NC Ashe 26.2 14 3,870
2015 Avery County, NC Avery 22.0 13 2,360
2015 Beaufort County, NC Beaufort 22.6 17 8,150
2015 Bertie County, NC Bertie 24.5 24 4,830
2015 Bladen County, NC Bladen 28.1 21 7,430
2015 Brunswick County, NC Brunswick 25.6 15 17,290
2015 Buncombe County, NC Buncombe 21.8 14 34,340
2015 Burke County, NC Burke 25.6 15 13,340
2015 Cabarrus County, NC Cabarrus 19.2 13 24,710
2015 Caldwell County, NC Caldwell 24.9 15 12,460
2015 Camden County, NC Camden 20.6 12 1,210
2015 Carteret County, NC Carteret 24.0 14 9,580
2015 Caswell County, NC Caswell 25.3 19 4,280
2015 Catawba County, NC Catawba 22.7 14 21,010
2015 Chatham County, NC Chatham 19.9 12 7,730
2015 Cherokee County, NC Cherokee 25.8 14 3,900
2015 Chowan County, NC Chowan 27.9 21 3,140
2015 Clay County, NC Clay 27.3 15 1,560
2015 Cleveland County, NC Cleveland 25.3 18 17,410
2015 Columbus County, NC Columbus 25.9 20 11,410
2015 Craven County, NC Craven 23.5 17 17,230
2015 Cumberland County, NC Cumberland 23.2 20 64,530
2015 Currituck County, NC Currituck 20.5 12 2,890
2015 Dare County, NC Dare 21.4 13 4,370
2015 Davidson County, NC Davidson 22.8 14 22,730
2015 Davie County, NC Davie 20.9 12 4,850
2015 Duplin County, NC Duplin 24.8 16 9,580
2015 Durham County, NC Durham 20.1 18 51,710
2015 Edgecombe County, NC Edgecombe 28.8 26 14,380
2015 Forsyth County, NC Forsyth 22.7 17 59,900
2015 Franklin County, NC Franklin 21.0 16 9,750
2015 Gaston County, NC Gaston 23.6 16 33,390
2015 Gates County, NC Gates 22.6 17 1,930
2015 Graham County, NC Graham 30.1 18 1,540
2015 Granville County, NC Granville 20.3 16 9,370
2015 Greene County, NC Greene 24.4 18 3,870
2015 Guilford County, NC Guilford 21.7 19 93,510
2015 Halifax County, NC Halifax 26.9 25 13,420
2015 Harnett County, NC Harnett 22.6 16 20,100
2015 Haywood County, NC Haywood 25.3 14 8,000
2015 Henderson County, NC Henderson 21.0 12 12,650
2015 Hertford County, NC Hertford 25.6 25 5,970
2015 Hoke County, NC Hoke 24.8 19 9,890
2015 Hyde County, NC Hyde 23.3 19 1,070
2015 Iredell County, NC Iredell 21.4 13 22,140
2015 Jackson County, NC Jackson 25.8 16 6,370
2015 Johnston County, NC Johnston 20.9 13 23,290
2015 Jones County, NC Jones 27.3 19 1,920
2015 Lee County, NC Lee 22.8 15 8,680
2015 Lenoir County, NC Lenoir 25.1 21 12,380
2015 Lincoln County, NC Lincoln 22.7 13 10,050
2015 Macon County, NC Macon 25.8 14 4,760
2015 Madison County, NC Madison 24.7 14 3,020
2015 Martin County, NC Martin 24.6 21 5,090
2015 McDowell County, NC McDowell 25.8 15 6,630
2015 Mecklenburg County, NC Mecklenburg 19.5 16 162,380
2015 Mitchell County, NC Mitchell 26.7 14 2,210
2015 Montgomery County, NC Montgomery 25.3 16 4,400
2015 Moore County, NC Moore 23.0 14 12,830
2015 Nash County, NC Nash 22.9 20 18,720
2015 New Hanover County, NC New Hanover 22.1 16 34,950
2015 Northampton County, NC Northampton 29.9 25 5,260
2015 Onslow County, NC Onslow 22.1 16 28,670
2015 Orange County, NC Orange 18.2 14 19,790
2015 Pamlico County, NC Pamlico 23.8 15 1,960
2015 Pasquotank County, NC Pasquotank 24.6 20 8,100
2015 Pender County, NC Pender 22.9 15 8,420
2015 Perquimans County, NC Perquimans 26.2 18 2,380
2015 Person County, NC Person 23.7 18 7,090
2015 Pitt County, NC Pitt 23.1 22 37,480
2015 Polk County, NC Polk 23.1 13 2,530
2015 Randolph County, NC Randolph 23.7 13 18,690
2015 Richmond County, NC Richmond 27.9 21 9,810
2015 Robeson County, NC Robeson 30.3 22 29,250
2015 Rockingham County, NC Rockingham 23.9 17 15,550
2015 Rowan County, NC Rowan 23.9 16 21,690
2015 Rutherford County, NC Rutherford 26.8 17 11,270
2015 Sampson County, NC Sampson 24.1 17 10,530
2015 Scotland County, NC Scotland 32.0 26 9,170
2015 Stanly County, NC Stanly 23.9 15 9,150
2015 Stokes County, NC Stokes 23.7 14 6,390
2015 Surry County, NC Surry 23.7 14 9,930
2015 Swain County, NC Swain 31.7 17 2,420
2015 Transylvania County, NC Transylvania 23.9 13 4,180
2015 Tyrrell County, NC Tyrrell 26.6 19 790
2015 Union County, NC Union 18.0 11 22,300
2015 Vance County, NC Vance 26.3 24 10,520
2015 Wake County, NC Wake 18.0 14 131,740
2015 Warren County, NC Warren 25.6 23 4,770
2015 Washington County, NC Washington 25.2 23 2,860
2015 Watauga County, NC Watauga 22.8 18 9,550
2015 Wayne County, NC Wayne 25.0 19 23,460
2015 Wilkes County, NC Wilkes 25.8 15 10,490
2015 Wilson County, NC Wilson 27.7 22 17,810
2015 Yadkin County, NC Yadkin 25.0 13 4,900
2015 Yancey County, NC Yancey 27.0 15 2,550