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Piney Green, North Carolina
Location of Piney Green, North Carolina
Location of Piney Green, North Carolina
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Onslow
Area
 • Total 13.5 sq mi (34.9 km2)
 • Land 13.4 sq mi (34.8 km2)
 • Water 0.1 sq mi (0.1 km2)
Elevation
39 ft (12 m)
Population
 (2007)
 • Total 12,596
 • Density 868.7/sq mi (335.4/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
FIPS code 37-52260
GNIS feature ID 0992330

Piney Green is a census-designated place (CDP) in Onslow County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 11,658 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Jacksonville, North Carolina Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Geography

Piney Green is located at 34°44′35″N 77°19′20″W / 34.74306°N 77.32222°W / 34.74306; -77.32222 (34.743093, -77.322239).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 13.5 square miles (35 km2), of which, 13.4 square miles (35 km2) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.26 km2) of it (0.37%) is water.

Demographics

2020 census

Piney Green racial composition
Race Number Percentage
White (non-Hispanic) 7,439 51.71%
Black or African American (non-Hispanic) 2,867 19.93%
Native American 65 0.45%
Asian 375 2.61%
Pacific Islander 47 0.33%
Other/Mixed 1,317 9.15%
Hispanic or Latino 2,276 15.82%

As of the 2020 United States census, there were 14,386 people, 4,742 households, and 3,430 families residing in the CDP.

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