Hertford County, North Carolina Population 2018

Hertford County, North Carolina's estimated population is 23,906 with a growth rate of -1.56% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hertford County, North Carolina is the 76th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201723,906-379-1.56%
201624,2851890.78%
201624,096-191-0.79%
201524,287-222-0.91%
201424,50930.01%
201324,506-17-0.07%
201224,523-117-0.47%
201124,640-119-0.48%
201024,7592,2369.93%
199022,523-845-3.62%
198023,368-161-0.68%
197023,5298113.57%
196022,7181,2655.90%
195021,4532,10110.86%
194019,3521,81010.32%
193017,5421,2487.66%
192016,2948585.56%
191015,4361,1427.99%
190014,2944433.20%
189013,8512,00816.96%
188011,8432,57027.71%
18709,273-231-2.43%
18609,5041,36216.73%
18508,1426588.79%
18407,484-1,053-12.33%
18308,53782510.70%
18207,7121,66027.43%
18106,052-649-9.69%
18006,70187314.98%
17905,8280.00%

Hertford County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American14,144
White8,572
Two or More Races776
Some Other Race297
American Indian and Alaska Native260
Asian195
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander41

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

Hertford County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Hertford County, North Carolina Median Age

41.9


Total

39.6


Male

43.8


Female

Hertford County, North Carolina Adults

There are 19,525 adults, (4,274 of which are seniors) in Hertford County, North Carolina.

Hertford County, North Carolina Age Dependency

59.3

Age Dependency Ratio

28.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Hertford County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

12,294

50.62%

Male

11,991

49.38%

Hertford County, North Carolina Households and Families

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

Hertford County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.1%17.9%
Male75.1%24.9%
All66%34%
Non Family57.9%42.1%
Female47.2%52.8%

66.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hertford County, North Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,7062.4666
Married3,5103.0582.1
Non Family3,1341.1657.9
Female1,7893.4747.2
Male2733.1475.1

3.15

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

3.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hertford County, North Carolina Households

Hertford County, North Carolina Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9475.63%
9th to 12th Grade2,36414.05%
High School Graduate5,55032.98%
Some College3,92723.34%
Associates Degree1,5239.05%
Bachelors Degree1,6589.85%
Graduate Degree8585.10%

Hertford County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black9,4607,392993
White6,1945,1671,207
Hispanic498312135
Multiple Races327298127
Native American20617828
Asian19515915
Other Race17110465
Islander111

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 islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Hertford County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,258$30,468$23,418
Less Than High School$13,785$19,766$11,831
High School Grad$24,360$29,023$19,665
Some College$26,501$32,148$24,500
Bachelors Degree$37,561$36,806$37,979
Graduate Degree$44,018$53,438$43,310

$26,258

Average Earnings

$30,468

Average Male

$23,418

Average Female

Hertford County, North Carolina Language

Hertford County, North Carolina Language by Age

Hertford County, North Carolina Language

94.99% of Hertford County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 5.01% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.78% of the population.

Hertford County, North Carolina Poverty

Hertford County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black12,0753,91632.43%
White7,72891511.84%
Hispanic52023845.77%
Other28718765.16%
Multiple6857510.95%
Native2455723.27%
Islander413995.12%
Asian151106.62%

24.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.04%

Male Poverty Rate

26.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hertford County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hertford County, North Carolina is Islander, with 95.12% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hertford County, North Carolina is Asian, with 6.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.23%.

Hertford County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.15%
High School18.94%
Some College17.50%
Bachelors or Greater11.06%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed55.22%
Male Unemployed35.78%
Female Employed12.24%
Male Employed7.94%

Hertford County, North Carolina Income

Hertford County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,523$45,835
Families$44,369$56,770
Married Families$58,295$69,575
Non Families$17,771$25,965

Hertford County, North Carolina Marital Status

Hertford County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.4%

Male Marriage Rate

37.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Hertford County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Hertford 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 45To54.

Hertford County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Hertford County, North Carolina Veterans

Hertford County, North Carolina Veterans by War

1,422

Number of Veterans

1,345

Male Veterans

77

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam580
First Gulf War272
Korea125
Second Gulf War98
World War II76

Hertford County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64443
35 to 54369
65 to 74279
75+262
18 to 3469

Hertford County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
Black7766.93%
White5667.78%
2 or More4711.75%
Other208.44%
Indian94.15%
Hispanic40.66%
Asian31.54%
Hawaiian150.00%

Hertford County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

12.60%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.38%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hertford County, North Carolina Employment Status

Hertford County, North Carolina Employment by Age

50.5%

Labor Force Participation

44.5%

Employment Rate

11.8%

Unemployment Rate

Hertford County, North Carolina Employment by Race

Hertford County, North Carolina Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Hertford County, North Carolina

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Ahoskie50614980-81-1.60%
Murfreesboro283530231886.63%
Winton769739-30-3.90%
Cofield409390-19-4.65%
Harrellsville107104-3-2.80%
Como9188-3-3.30%
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