Gates County, North Carolina Population 2018

Gates County, North Carolina's estimated population is 11,544 with a growth rate of -0.61% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Gates County, North Carolina is the 93rd largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201711,544-71-0.61%
201611,615220.19%
201611,593600.52%
201511,533-102-0.88%
201411,635-67-0.57%
201311,702-189-1.59%
201211,891-152-1.26%
201112,043-124-1.02%
201012,1672,86230.76%
19909,3054304.85%
19808,8753514.12%
19708,524-730-7.89%
19609,254-301-3.15%
19509,555-505-5.02%
194010,060-491-4.65%
193010,551140.13%
192010,537820.78%
191010,455420.40%
190010,4131611.57%
189010,2521,35515.23%
18808,8971,17315.19%
18707,724-719-8.52%
18608,443170.20%
18508,4262653.25%
18408,1612953.75%
18307,8661,02915.05%
18206,83787214.62%
18105,965841.43%
18005,8814899.07%
17905,3920.00%

Gates County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White7,363
Black or African American3,837
Two or More Races196
American Indian and Alaska Native96
Asian66
Some Other Race57

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

Gates 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

Gates County, North Carolina Median Age

44.6


Total

43


Male

45.8


Female

Gates County, North Carolina Adults

There are 9,141 adults, (2,021 of which are seniors) in Gates County, North Carolina.

Gates County, North Carolina Age Dependency

63.1

Age Dependency Ratio

28.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Gates County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

5,853

50.39%

Male

5,762

49.61%

Gates County, North Carolina Households and Families

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

Gates County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87%13%
All79.9%20.1%
Male78.5%21.5%
Non Family75.2%24.8%
Female60.5%39.5%

79.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gates County, North Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,5242.5579.9
Married2,5173.1187
Non Family1,2041.1375.2
Female6172.960.5
Male1863.0878.5

3.02

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

2.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gates County, North Carolina Households

Gates County, North Carolina Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3904.73%
9th to 12th Grade8199.93%
High School Graduate3,07637.31%
Some College1,93023.41%
Associates Degree83710.15%
Bachelors Degree7889.56%
Graduate Degree4054.91%

Gates County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,2354,669901
Black2,7862,197278
Hispanic9443
Native American7878
Multiple Races3835
Other Race2018
Asian141414

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 100.00%.

Gates County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,454$45,537$28,083
Less Than High School$20,331$30,000$17,679
High School Grad$33,485$43,205$21,875
Some College$32,661$46,410$25,403
Bachelors Degree$44,472$55,234$37,083
Graduate Degree$46,389$$45,139

$34,454

Average Earnings

$45,537

Average Male

$28,083

Average Female

Gates County, North Carolina Language

Gates County, North Carolina Language by Age

Gates County, North Carolina Language

96.89% of Gates County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 3.11% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.25% of the population.

Gates County, North Carolina Poverty

Gates County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,80478320.58%
White7,2345848.07%
Hispanic1391611.51%
Other571628.07%
Asian6657.58%
Multiple18831.60%

12.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.14%

Male Poverty Rate

13.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gates County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gates County, North Carolina is Other, with 28.07% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gates County, North Carolina is Multiple, with 1.60% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.37%.

Gates County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School12.96%
High School10.55%
Some College7.93%
Bachelors or Greater0.92%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.15%
Male Unemployed16.03%
Female Employed7.46%
Male Employed2.20%

Gates County, North Carolina Income

Gates County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,582$60,720
Families$60,781$69,174
Married Families$69,446$
Non Families$27,750$33,822

Gates County, North Carolina Marital Status

Gates County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.7%

Male Marriage Rate

53.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Gates County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Gates 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 55To64.

Gates County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Gates County, North Carolina Veterans

Gates County, North Carolina Veterans by War

849

Number of Veterans

784

Male Veterans

65

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam316
First Gulf War174
Second Gulf War74
Korea32
World War II30

Gates County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54268
65 to 74246
55 to 64189
75+112
18 to 3434

Gates County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5299.12%
Black3009.56%
2 or More1032.26%
Indian1010.42%

Gates County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

2.49%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.01%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gates County, North Carolina Employment Status

Gates County, North Carolina Employment by Age

59.3%

Labor Force Participation

53.1%

Employment Rate

9.7%

Unemployment Rate

Gates County, North Carolina Employment by Race

Gates County, North Carolina Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Gates County, North Carolina

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Gatesville321305-16-4.98%
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