Currituck County, North Carolina Population 2018

Currituck County, North Carolina's estimated population is 26,331 with a growth rate of 5.90% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Currituck County, North Carolina is the 74th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201726,3311,4675.90%
201624,864-800-3.12%
201625,6645292.10%
201525,1352961.19%
201424,8395712.35%
201324,2682340.97%
201224,0341300.54%
201123,9042300.97%
201023,6749,93872.35%
199013,7362,64723.87%
198011,0894,11358.96%
19706,9763755.68%
19606,6014006.45%
19506,201-508-7.57%
19406,709-1-0.01%
19306,710-558-7.68%
19207,268-425-5.52%
19107,6931,16417.83%
19006,529-218-3.23%
18906,7472714.18%
18806,4761,34526.21%
18705,131-2,284-30.80%
18607,4151792.47%
18507,2365337.95%
18406,703-952-12.44%
18307,655-443-5.47%
18208,0981,11315.93%
18106,985570.82%
18006,9281,70932.75%
17905,2190.00%

Currituck County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White22,490
Black or African American1,550
Two or More Races453
American Indian and Alaska Native140
Asian120
Some Other Race111

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

Currituck 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

Currituck County, North Carolina Median Age

43.2


Total

42.9


Male

43.6


Female

Currituck County, North Carolina Adults

There are 19,344 adults, (3,730 of which are seniors) in Currituck County, North Carolina.

Currituck County, North Carolina Age Dependency

59.3

Age Dependency Ratio

23.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Currituck County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

12,565

50.53%

Male

12,299

49.47%

Currituck County, North Carolina Households and Families

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

Currituck County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.8%12.2%
All83.3%16.7%
Male82.3%17.7%
Non Family78.6%21.4%
Female65.5%34.5%

83.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Currituck County, North Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,5822.5883.3
Married5,867387.8
Non Family2,5001.2778.6
Female7983.365.5
Male4173.1182.3

2.98

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

3.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Currituck County, North Carolina Households

Currituck County, North Carolina Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4982.83%
9th to 12th Grade1,7539.97%
High School Graduate5,10229.01%
Some College4,67226.57%
Associates Degree1,7169.76%
Bachelors Degree2,80315.94%
Graduate Degree1,0425.93%

Currituck County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,60013,6363,405
Black1,050904286
Hispanic50843063
Multiple Races20518273
Native American1321328
Asian10110029
Other Race834415

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 35.61%.

Currituck County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,183$43,468$27,024
Less Than High School$25,476$28,925$14,755
High School Grad$30,332$36,655$22,519
Some College$36,626$51,420$23,719
Bachelors Degree$47,917$59,375$42,816
Graduate Degree$51,118$61,429$48,750

$36,183

Average Earnings

$43,468

Average Male

$27,024

Average Female

Currituck County, North Carolina Language

Currituck County, North Carolina Language by Age

Currituck County, North Carolina Language

96.16% of Currituck County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 3.84% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.26% of the population.

Currituck County, North Carolina Poverty

Currituck County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White21,6671,8468.52%
Black1,52038325.20%
Hispanic86617420.09%
Native1404431.43%
Other1112926.13%
Multiple435163.68%

10.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.49%

Male Poverty Rate

12.45%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Currituck County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Currituck County, North Carolina is Native, with 31.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Currituck County, North Carolina is Multiple, with 3.68% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.24%.

Currituck County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
High School11.00%
Less Than High School9.12%
Some College8.20%
Bachelors or Greater3.21%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed14.20%
Female Employed8.19%
Male Employed5.09%
Male Unemployed1.36%

Currituck County, North Carolina Income

Currituck County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$61,086$73,173
Families$74,304$82,070
Married Families$80,792$
Non Families$31,781$44,292

Currituck County, North Carolina Marital Status

Currituck County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.1%

Male Marriage Rate

59.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Currituck County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Currituck 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.

Currituck County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Currituck County, North Carolina Veterans

Currituck County, North Carolina Veterans by War

2,923

Number of Veterans

2,641

Male Veterans

282

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
First Gulf War1,066
Vietnam962
Second Gulf War678
Korea129
World War II97

Currituck County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,088
65 to 74646
55 to 64585
75+352
18 to 34252

Currituck County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,52514.52%
Black27323.66%
Hispanic12021.47%
2 or More7529.41%
Indian3123.48%
Other109.90%
Asian97.50%

Currituck County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

4.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Currituck County, North Carolina Employment Status

Currituck County, North Carolina Employment by Age

64.8%

Labor Force Participation

59.9%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Currituck County, North Carolina Employment by Race

Currituck County, North Carolina Employment by Education

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