Grifton is located close to the center of North Carolina. Grifton is between the Pitt, Craven, Greene, Lenoir county. Grifton has 2.05 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Grifton population is 2,608, which has grown 25.81% since 2000. The population growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 21.13% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Grifton median household income is $35,547 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 1.99% 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%. Grifton median house value is $111,100 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 38.88% 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 Grifton is close to the state average in quality. The Grifton area code is 252.