Bertie County, North Carolina Population 2019

Bertie County, North Carolina's estimated population is 19,274 with a growth rate of -0.81% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bertie County, North Carolina is the 84th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201819,026-248-1.29%
201719,274-158-0.81%
201619,432-735-3.64%
201520,167-154-0.76%
201420,321-5-0.02%
201320,326-165-0.81%
201220,491-363-1.74%
201120,854-391-1.84%
201021,2458574.20%
199020,388-636-3.03%
198021,0244962.42%
197020,528-3,822-15.70%
196024,350-2,089-7.90%
195026,4392380.91%
194026,2013571.38%
193025,8441,8517.71%
192023,9939544.14%
191023,0392,50112.18%
190020,5381,3627.10%
189019,1762,77716.93%
188016,3993,44926.63%
187012,950-1,360-9.50%
186014,3101,45911.35%
185012,8516765.55%
184012,175-87-0.71%
183012,2621,45713.48%
182010,805-413-3.68%
181011,218-31-0.28%
180011,249-1,357-10.76%
179012,6060.00%

Bertie County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American12,349
White7,026
Two or More Races171
American Indian and Alaska Native135
Some Other Race118
Asian113
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1

Bertie County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2019

Bertie County, North Carolina Median Age

45


Total

41


Male

48.6


Female

Bertie County, North Carolina Adults

There are 16,285 adults, (4,005 of whom are seniors) in Bertie County, North Carolina.

Bertie County, North Carolina Age Dependency

62.2

Age Dependency Ratio

32.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Bertie County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

9,856

49.50%

Male

10,057

50.50%

Bertie County, North Carolina Households and Families

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

Bertie County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.6%12.4%
All73.6%26.4%
Non Family71.3%28.7%
Female55.6%44.4%
Male50.9%49.1%

73.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,9882.3273.6
Non Family3,0751.0871.3
Married3,0242.8687.6
Female1,6553.5855.6
Male2342.8750.9

3.06

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

2.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bertie County, North Carolina Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0817.38%
9th to 12th Grade2,42116.52%
High School Graduate5,43237.06%
Some College2,86619.55%
Associates Degree1,0557.20%
Bachelors Degree1,1557.88%
Graduate Degree6474.41%

Bertie County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black8,7096,179765
White5,4724,736966
Hispanic2721156
Native American11659
Asian867052
Multiple Races693813
Other Race3213
Islander1

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 86.55%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 60.47%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,116$28,984$21,652
Less Than High School$17,489$23,154$10,424
High School Grad$22,319$26,911$20,854
Some College$25,836$36,490$20,965
Bachelors Degree$37,188$63,333$36,108
Graduate Degree$39,750$$45,333

$25,116

Average Earnings

$28,984

Average Male

$21,652

Average Female

Bertie County, North Carolina Language

Bertie County, North Carolina Language by Age

Bertie County, North Carolina Language

96.13% of Bertie County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 3.87% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.90% of the population.

Bertie County, North Carolina Poverty

Bertie County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black11,5353,34529.00%
White6,51267910.43%
Hispanic3496819.48%
Other1066258.49%
Multiple1421611.27%

22.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.91%

Male Poverty Rate

23.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bertie County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bertie County, North Carolina is Other, with 58.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bertie County, North Carolina is White, with 10.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.82%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.49%
Some College19.03%
High School15.26%
Bachelors or Greater5.59%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed33.06%
Female Unemployed32.96%
Female Employed12.20%
Male Employed8.24%

Bertie County, North Carolina Income

Bertie County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$31,287$44,366
Families$42,392$56,934
Married Families$57,245-
Non Families$17,896$23,495

Bertie County, North Carolina Marital Status

Bertie County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

38.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.8%

Male Marriage Rate

37.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Bertie County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Bertie County, North Carolina Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Bertie County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Bertie County, North Carolina Veterans

1,196

Number of Veterans

1,150

Male Veterans

46

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam394
First Gulf War213
Second Gulf War141
Korea55
World War II41

Bertie County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White63110.43%
Black5655.71%
Hispanic3512.20%

Bertie County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

9.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.99%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bertie County, North Carolina Employment Status

50.2%

Labor Force Participation

43.8%

Employment Rate

12.7%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Bertie County, North Carolina

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Windsor363437691353.71%
Aulander895813-82-9.16%
Lewiston Woodville549494-55-10.02%
Powellsville276253-23-8.33%
Kelford251230-21-8.37%
Askewville250229-21-8.40%
Roxobel240220-20-8.33%
Colerain204187-17-8.33%
  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