Atkinson is located close to the center of North Carolina. Atkinson is part of Pender County. Atkinson has 0.99 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Atkinson population is 319, which has grown 35.17% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 21.13% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Atkinson median household income is $46,042 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 33.94% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 19.16% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Atkinson median house value is $96,400 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 35.58% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 41.83% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Atkinson is better than the state average in quality. The Atkinson area code is 910.