Hoke County, North Carolina Population 2019

Hoke County, North Carolina's estimated population is 54,141 with a growth rate of 2.20% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hoke County, North Carolina is the 52nd largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201854,7646231.15%
201754,1411,1682.20%
201652,9732450.46%
201552,7281,1402.21%
201451,5884320.84%
201351,1566781.34%
201250,4781,0152.05%
201149,4631,9674.14%
201047,49624,640107.81%
199022,8562,47312.13%
198020,3833,94724.01%
197016,436800.49%
196016,3566003.81%
195015,7568195.48%
194014,9376934.87%
193014,2442,52221.52%
192011,7220.00%

Hoke County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White23,916
Black or African American17,523
American Indian and Alaska Native4,309
Some Other Race3,140
Two or More Races2,916
Asian725
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander42

Hoke County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2019

Hoke County, North Carolina Median Age

31.9


Total

31.2


Male

32.8


Female

Hoke County, North Carolina Adults

There are 37,708 adults, (4,556 of whom are seniors) in Hoke County, North Carolina.

Hoke County, North Carolina Age Dependency

58.6

Age Dependency Ratio

13.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Hoke County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

26,578

50.56%

Male

25,993

49.44%

Hoke County, North Carolina Households and Families

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

Hoke County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.6%23.4%
All67%33%
Non Family60.5%39.5%
Male59.2%40.8%
Female51.4%48.6%

67.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,3732.9467
Married8,7253.5476.6
Non Family4,7361.2160.5
Female2,9653.8151.4
Male9473.4659.2

3.49

Average Family Size

2.94

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hoke County, North Carolina Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,8385.51%
9th to 12th Grade3,0169.04%
High School Graduate9,59728.77%
Some College9,17927.51%
Associates Degree3,63610.90%
Bachelors Degree4,38113.13%
Graduate Degree1,7135.13%

Hoke County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,46613,4143,188
Black11,6829,9101,982
Hispanic3,5372,515462
Native American2,6231,728224
Other Race1,688951155
Multiple Races1,008857236
Asian443407102
Islander4242

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 23.41%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,585$39,670$24,229
Less Than High School$16,978$21,645$9,968
High School Grad$26,133$31,584$19,552
Some College$32,260$41,322$23,815
Bachelors Degree$45,680$52,770$37,955
Graduate Degree$50,000$83,060$42,413

$31,585

Average Earnings

$39,670

Average Male

$24,229

Average Female

Hoke County, North Carolina Language

Hoke County, North Carolina Language by Age

Hoke County, North Carolina Language

88.29% of Hoke County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 11.71% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.51% of the population.

Hoke County, North Carolina Poverty

Hoke County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black16,8553,86222.91%
White20,8373,01014.45%
Hispanic6,7092,68440.01%
Other3,1091,86259.89%
Native4,1621,36532.80%
Multiple2,76041014.86%
Asian722456.23%

21.88%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.24%

Male Poverty Rate

23.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hoke County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hoke County, North Carolina is Other, with 59.89% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hoke County, North Carolina is Asian, with 6.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.66%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School43.32%
High School17.98%
Some College12.82%
Bachelors or Greater9.04%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed49.91%
Female Unemployed43.46%
Female Employed14.73%
Male Employed10.06%

Hoke County, North Carolina Income

Hoke County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,713$55,620
Families$51,560$60,438
Married Families$65,188-
Non Families$28,540$38,862

Hoke County, North Carolina Marital Status

Hoke County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.3%

Male Marriage Rate

47.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Hoke County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Hoke County, North Carolina Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Hoke County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Hoke County, North Carolina Veterans

5,323

Number of Veterans

4,123

Male Veterans

1,200

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War2,722
First Gulf War2,409
Vietnam987
Korea148
World War II21

Hoke County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,92318.80%
Black1,90314.87%
Hispanic38210.67%
Other19110.72%
2 or More13811.74%
Indian1304.21%
Asian388.02%

Hoke County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

5.96%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hoke County, North Carolina Employment Status

59.5%

Labor Force Participation

45.9%

Employment Rate

12.4%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Hoke County, North Carolina

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Raeford461149983878.39%
Red Springs 34213419-2-0.06%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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