Alleghany County, North Carolina Population 2018

Alleghany County, North Carolina's estimated population is 11,031 with a growth rate of 0.79% 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
201710,935-96-0.87%
201711,031860.79%
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
White10,042
Some Other Race315
Black or African American266
American Indian and Alaska Native208
Two or More Races80
Asian22
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Alleghany County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400500 Male Population100200300400500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Alleghany County, North Carolina Median Age

49.2


Total

47.2


Male

51.1


Female

Alleghany County, North Carolina Adults

There are 8,987 adults, (2,732 of whom are seniors) in Alleghany County, North Carolina.

Alleghany County, North Carolina Age Dependency

74.8

Age Dependency Ratio

43.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Alleghany County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

5,490

50.21%

Male

5,445

49.79%

Alleghany County, North Carolina Households and Families

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

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Alleghany County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.8%15.2%
All75%25%
Male68.6%31.4%
Non Family64.4%35.6%
Female42.2%57.8%

75.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Alleghany County, North Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,7422.2775
Married2,8552.6784.8
Non Family1,3131.0864.4
Female3863.1442.2
Male1882.768.6

2.69

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

2.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

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 Grade4615.71%
9th to 12th Grade1,24715.44%
High School Graduate2,48730.79%
Some College1,57019.44%
Associates Degree8019.92%
Bachelors Degree94911.75%
Graduate Degree5616.95%

Alleghany County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,3565,8761,468
Hispanic49027642
Black184175
Other Race1258
Native American9292
Multiple Races413614
Asian2217

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 34.15%.

Alleghany County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$23,097$27,038$19,665
Less Than High School$18,179$19,274$9,833
High School Grad$23,977$30,764$19,620
Some College$22,167$26,818$19,573
Bachelors Degree$41,971$48,333$36,635
Graduate Degree$48,750$41,705$50,268

$23,097

Average Earnings

$27,038

Average Male

$19,665

Average Female

Alleghany County, North Carolina Language

Alleghany County, North Carolina Language by Age

Alleghany County, North Carolina Language

92.89% of Alleghany County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 7.11% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.91% of the population.

Alleghany County, North Carolina Poverty

Alleghany County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,4471,68817.87%
Hispanic1,03051449.90%
Other31527888.25%
Multiple803037.50%
Black2532710.67%
Native20852.40%
Islander22100.00%

20.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.56%

Male Poverty Rate

23.33%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Alleghany County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Alleghany County, North Carolina is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Alleghany County, North Carolina is Native, with 2.40% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.36%.

Alleghany County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School38.36%
High School15.62%
Some College11.67%
Bachelors or Greater1.66%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.10%
Male Unemployed33.07%
Female Employed10.63%
Male Employed10.09%

Alleghany County, North Carolina Income

Alleghany County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,944$48,306
Families$45,078$56,652
Married Families$49,375$
Non Families$17,646$25,411

Alleghany County, North Carolina Marital Status

Alleghany County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

63.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

64.4%

Male Marriage Rate

63.3%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Alleghany County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Alleghany County, North Carolina Veterans

Alleghany County, North Carolina Veterans by War

820

Number of Veterans

801

Male Veterans

19

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam481
Korea110
Second Gulf War59
First Gulf War43
World War II16

Alleghany County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74382
75+215
55 to 64140
35 to 5448
18 to 3435

Alleghany County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8019.61%
Hispanic142.11%
2 or More1434.15%
Indian52.40%

Alleghany County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

5.80%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Alleghany County, North Carolina Employment Status

Alleghany County, North Carolina Employment by Age

50.9%

Labor Force Participation

48%

Employment Rate

5.7%

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