Edenton is located in east North Carolina. Edenton is part of Chowan County. Edenton has 5.37 square miles of land area and 0.20 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Edenton population is 4,979, which has shrunk 7.69% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 21.13% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Edenton median household income is $23,762 in 2010-2014 and has has shrunk by 5.86% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 19.16% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Edenton median house value is $123,600 in 2010-2014 and has shrunk by -45.93% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 41.83% and is about the same as 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 Edenton is worse than the state average in quality. The Edenton area code is 252.