Alleghany County, North Carolina Population 2018

Alleghany County, North Carolina's estimated population is 11,031 with a growth rate of 1.50% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Alleghany County, North Carolina is the 95th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201711,0311631.50%
201610,868-77-0.70%
201610,945760.70%
201510,869-42-0.38%
201410,911-9-0.08%
201310,920-36-0.33%
201210,956-69-0.63%
201111,025-116-1.04%
201011,1411,55116.17%
19909,59030.03%
19809,5871,45317.86%
19708,1344005.17%
19607,734-421-5.16%
19508,155-186-2.23%
19408,3411,15516.07%
19307,186-217-2.93%
19207,403-342-4.42%
19107,745-14-0.18%
19007,7591,23618.95%
18906,5231,03718.90%
18805,4861,79548.63%
18703,6911012.81%
18603,5900.00%

Alleghany County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White9,936
Some Other Race403
Black or African American262
American Indian and Alaska Native170
Two or More Races80
Asian17

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Alleghany County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Alleghany County, North Carolina Median Age

48.5


Total

46.6


Male

49.7


Female

Alleghany County, North Carolina Adults

There are 8,879 adults, (2,576 of which are seniors) in Alleghany County, North Carolina.

Alleghany County, North Carolina Age Dependency

72.4

Age Dependency Ratio

40.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Alleghany County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

5,477

50.40%

Male

5,391

49.60%

Alleghany County, North Carolina Households and Families

Alleghany County, North Carolina Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Alleghany County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.8%13.2%
All75.6%24.4%
Non Family65.1%34.9%
Male57.6%42.4%
Female44.6%55.4%

75.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Alleghany County, North Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,7982.2375.6
Married2,8202.6286.8
Non Family1,3291.165.1
Female4443.0544.6
Male2052.4357.6

2.61

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Alleghany County, North Carolina Households

Alleghany County, North Carolina Education

Alleghany County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4195.22%
9th to 12th Grade1,10213.74%
High School Graduate2,59032.29%
Some College1,63220.34%
Associates Degree7869.80%
Bachelors Degree96111.98%
Graduate Degree5326.63%

Alleghany County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,3206,0111,472
Hispanic48928821
Black175164
Other Race17038
Native American8282
Multiple Races393513
Asian1717

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 33.33%.

Alleghany County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,022$26,268$20,043
Less Than High School$16,888$18,597$9,670
High School Grad$21,704$27,620$19,347
Some College$22,210$26,591$17,448
Bachelors Degree$39,426$47,188$33,750
Graduate Degree$52,813$90,917$50,700

$22,022

Average Earnings

$26,268

Average Male

$20,043

Average Female

Alleghany County, North Carolina Language

Alleghany County, North Carolina Language by Age

Alleghany County, North Carolina Language

92.53% of Alleghany County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 7.47% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.13% of the population.

Alleghany County, North Carolina Poverty

Alleghany County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,4051,57916.79%
Hispanic1,01044243.76%
Other40330675.93%
Black2443213.11%
Multiple803037.50%
Native17063.53%

19.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.43%

Male Poverty Rate

22.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Alleghany County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Alleghany County, North Carolina is Other, with 75.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Alleghany County, North Carolina is Native, with 3.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.61%.

Alleghany County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.36%
High School16.41%
Some College12.10%
Bachelors or Greater1.41%

Alleghany County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed45.37%
Male Unemployed26.57%
Female Employed10.33%
Male Employed7.85%

Alleghany County, North Carolina Income

Alleghany County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,352$47,715
Families$45,244$56,093
Married Families$50,136$
Non Families$18,165$23,965

Alleghany County, North Carolina Marital Status

Alleghany County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

63.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.5%

Male Marriage Rate

62.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Alleghany County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Alleghany County, North Carolina Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Alleghany County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Alleghany County, North Carolina Veterans

Alleghany County, North Carolina Veterans by War

857

Number of Veterans

838

Male Veterans

19

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam498
Korea117
Second Gulf War67
First Gulf War65
World War II30

Alleghany County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74354
75+221
55 to 64176
35 to 5462
18 to 3444

Alleghany County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White82210.01%
Hispanic416.25%
2 or More1333.33%
Other124.96%
Indian63.53%
Black41.99%

Alleghany County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

8.16%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Alleghany County, North Carolina Employment Status

Alleghany County, North Carolina Employment by Age

52.4%

Labor Force Participation

48.9%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Alleghany County, North Carolina Employment by Race

Alleghany County, North Carolina Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Alleghany County, North Carolina

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sparta17701727-43-2.43%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990