When compared to other states, North Carolina has a relatively high number of residents that were born in Scotland. In 2015, there were 134 people from Scotland living in North Carolina, approximately 4.96 times more than would be expected based on national averages.
As of 2015, 97.6% of Brunswick County, NC residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93%. In 2014, the percentage of US citizens in Brunswick County, NC was 97.4%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been growing in that location.
The following chart shows US citizenship percentages in Brunswick County, NC compared to it’s parent geographies.
In 2015, there were 7.68 times more White residents (94,135people) in Brunswick County, NC than any other race or ethnicity. There were 12,264 Black and 5,620 Hispanic residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.
The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in Brunswick County, NC as a share of the total population.
7,093 of Brunswick County, NC citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 21%. In 2015, the most common non-English language spoken in Brunswick County, NC was Spanish. 4.23% of the overall population of Brunswick County, NC are native Spanish speakers. 0.24% speak German and 0.22% speak Other Pacific Island, the next two most common languages.
When compared to other counties, Brunswick County, NC has a relatively high number of residents that are native Scandinavianspeakers. In 2015, there were 78 native Scandinavian speakers living in Brunswick County, NC, approximately 1.7 times more than would be expected based on the language’s frequency in the US more broadly.