Craven County, North Carolina Population 2019

Craven County, North Carolina's estimated population is 102,754 with a growth rate of -0.01% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Craven County, North Carolina is the 27th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018102,9121580.15%
2017102,754-6-0.01%
2016102,760-146-0.14%
2015102,906-1,172-1.13%
2014104,078-224-0.21%
2013104,302-1,023-0.97%
2012105,3254960.47%
2011104,8296530.63%
2010104,17622,56327.65%
199081,61310,57014.88%
198071,0438,48913.57%
197062,5543,7816.43%
196058,7739,95020.38%
195048,82317,52555.99%
194031,2986332.06%
193030,6651,6175.57%
192029,0483,45413.50%
191025,5941,4345.94%
190024,1603,62717.66%
189020,5338044.08%
188019,729-787-3.84%
187020,5164,24826.11%
186016,2681,55910.60%
185014,7091,2719.46%
184013,438-296-2.16%
183013,7343402.54%
182013,3947185.66%
181012,6762,43123.73%
180010,245-224-2.14%
179010,4690.00%

Craven County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White72,549
Black or African American22,141
Asian2,937
Two or More Races2,741
Some Other Race2,205
American Indian and Alaska Native772
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander29

Craven County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2019

Craven County, North Carolina Median Age

36.2


Total

32.8


Male

39.3


Female

Craven County, North Carolina Adults

There are 80,262 adults, (17,993 of whom are seniors) in Craven County, North Carolina.

Craven County, North Carolina Age Dependency

66

Age Dependency Ratio

28.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Craven County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

50,886

49.23%

Male

52,488

50.77%

Craven County, North Carolina Households and Families

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

Craven County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.6%25.4%
All63.3%36.7%
Non Family53.2%46.8%
Male51.3%48.7%
Female45.8%54.2%

63.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All40,5712.4263.3
Married20,9032.9374.6
Non Family12,9841.253.2
Female4,6573.2245.8
Male2,0273.2251.3

2.92

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Craven County, North Carolina Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,2424.83%
9th to 12th Grade5,0397.51%
High School Graduate17,34225.83%
Some College17,79826.51%
Associates Degree7,39111.01%
Bachelors Degree10,30315.35%
Graduate Degree6,0168.96%

Craven County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White47,30543,83013,545
Black13,97910,9591,770
Hispanic3,1722,063412
Asian1,6401,032381
Other Race1,10742289
Multiple Races930866177
Native American40435038
Islander2929

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 28.63%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,777$36,850$26,477
Less Than High School$18,423$19,324$15,993
High School Grad$27,456$32,409$20,719
Some College$31,832$40,104$23,971
Bachelors Degree$41,512$54,385$35,102
Graduate Degree$63,339$78,965$53,043

$31,777

Average Earnings

$36,850

Average Male

$26,477

Average Female

Craven County, North Carolina Language

Craven County, North Carolina Language by Age

Craven County, North Carolina Language

91.59% of Craven County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 8.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.25% of the population.

Craven County, North Carolina Poverty

Craven County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black21,1606,58531.12%
White64,9815,5888.60%
Hispanic6,6731,62924.41%
Asian2,85285630.01%
Multiple2,54659423.33%
Other2,06535817.34%
Native682253.67%
Islander291448.28%

15.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.55%

Male Poverty Rate

17.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Craven County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Craven County, North Carolina is Islander, with 48.28% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Craven County, North Carolina is Native, with 3.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.23%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.32%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.65%
High School14.93%
Some College9.78%
Bachelors or Greater2.53%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed49.15%
Male Unemployed36.72%
Female Employed9.66%
Male Employed7.48%

Craven County, North Carolina Income

Craven County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,391$65,127
Families$57,991$75,396
Married Families$68,481$86,662
Non Families$30,959$41,264

Craven County, North Carolina Marital Status

Craven County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.4%

Male Marriage Rate

52.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Craven County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Craven 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 45-54.

Craven County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Craven County, North Carolina Veterans

11,930

Number of Veterans

10,618

Male Veterans

1,312

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam4,293
Second Gulf War3,856
First Gulf War2,798
Korea1,028
World War II391

Craven County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White9,72718.56%
Black1,82511.42%
Hispanic48112.88%
2 or More18516.07%
Other1047.77%
Indian6915.16%
Asian201.14%

Craven County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

5.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.68%

Veteran Disability Rate

Craven County, North Carolina Employment Status

61.8%

Labor Force Participation

48.8%

Employment Rate

8.1%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Craven County, North Carolina

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
New Bern29380301017212.45%
Havelock2073520244-491-2.37%
Trent Woods4155416490.22%
River Bend3119312890.29%
Vanceboro1005995-10-1.00%
Bridgeton454435-19-4.19%
Dover401397-4-1.00%
Cove City399393-6-1.50%
  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