Martin County, North Carolina Population 2018

Martin County, North Carolina's estimated population is 22,789 with a growth rate of -3.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Martin County, North Carolina is the 77th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201722,789-721-3.07%
201623,5104291.86%
201623,081-149-0.64%
201523,230-195-0.83%
201423,425-184-0.78%
201323,609-211-0.89%
201223,820-358-1.48%
201124,178-320-1.31%
201024,498-580-2.31%
199025,078-870-3.35%
198025,9481,2184.93%
197024,730-2,409-8.88%
196027,139-799-2.86%
195027,9381,8277.00%
194026,1112,71111.59%
193023,4002,57212.35%
192020,8283,03117.03%
191017,7972,41415.69%
190015,3831621.06%
189015,2212,08115.84%
188013,1403,49336.21%
18709,647-548-5.38%
186010,1951,88822.73%
18508,3076708.77%
18407,637-902-10.56%
18308,5392,21935.11%
18206,3203335.56%
18105,9873586.36%
18005,629-451-7.42%
17906,0800.00%

Martin County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White12,711
Black or African American10,162
Two or More Races254
Some Other Race169
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander95
American Indian and Alaska Native81
Asian38

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

Martin 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

Martin County, North Carolina Median Age

46.2


Total

43.9


Male

46.8


Female

Martin County, North Carolina Adults

There are 18,596 adults, (4,843 of which are seniors) in Martin County, North Carolina.

Martin County, North Carolina Age Dependency

70.9

Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Martin County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

12,559

53.42%

Male

10,951

46.58%

Martin County, North Carolina Households and Families

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

Martin County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.1%21.9%
Non Family70.1%29.9%
All69.9%30.1%
Female53.3%46.7%
Male47.8%52.2%

69.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Martin County, North Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,4162.4869.9
Married4,1983.0978.1
Non Family3,2521.1470.1
Female1,4283.4253.3
Male5383.3747.8

3.12

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Martin County, North Carolina Households

Martin County, North Carolina Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0286.12%
9th to 12th Grade1,70910.17%
High School Graduate6,06436.10%
Some College3,74922.32%
Associates Degree1,5969.50%
Bachelors Degree1,78610.63%
Graduate Degree8655.15%

Martin County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,2378,3061,731
Black6,9965,360807
Hispanic44628859
Other Race9849
Islander8888
Multiple Races623315
Native American444411
Asian383828

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 73.68%.

Martin County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,201$30,331$25,242
Less Than High School$17,354$22,357$15,599
High School Grad$24,353$26,387$21,028
Some College$28,556$33,039$25,188
Bachelors Degree$38,510$41,806$32,798
Graduate Degree$51,456$$50,491

$27,201

Average Earnings

$30,331

Average Male

$25,242

Average Female

Martin County, North Carolina Language

Martin County, North Carolina Language by Age

Martin County, North Carolina Language

96.81% of Martin County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 3.19% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.71% of the population.

Martin County, North Carolina Poverty

Martin County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black10,0742,21822.02%
White12,1672,18517.96%
Hispanic82427533.37%
Other1698248.52%
Multiple2547529.53%
Islander951010.53%

20.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.45%

Male Poverty Rate

21.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Martin County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Martin County, North Carolina is Other, with 48.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Martin County, North Carolina is Islander, with 10.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.80%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.66%.

Martin County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.86%
High School18.49%
Some College13.18%
Bachelors or Greater6.65%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed54.63%
Male Unemployed17.65%
Female Employed9.52%
Male Employed6.77%

Martin County, North Carolina Income

Martin County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,957$49,879
Families$45,047$60,651
Married Families$58,388$
Non Families$21,329$28,536

Martin County, North Carolina Marital Status

Martin County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.9%

Male Marriage Rate

41.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Martin County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Martin 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.

Martin County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Martin County, North Carolina Veterans

Martin County, North Carolina Veterans by War

1,358

Number of Veterans

1,213

Male Veterans

145

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam422
Korea184
Second Gulf War172
First Gulf War131
World War II73

Martin County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+384
65 to 74361
35 to 54327
55 to 64197
18 to 3489

Martin County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8628.38%
Black4966.28%
Hispanic142.87%

Martin County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

10.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.51%

Veteran Disability Rate

Martin County, North Carolina Employment Status

Martin County, North Carolina Employment by Age

55.1%

Labor Force Participation

47.7%

Employment Rate

13.1%

Unemployment Rate

Martin County, North Carolina Employment by Race

Martin County, North Carolina Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Martin County, North Carolina

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Williamston57275477-250-4.37%
Robersonville14881414-74-4.97%
Jamesville491464-27-5.50%
Hamilton404382-22-5.45%
Oak City317297-20-6.31%
Parmele278262-16-5.76%
Everetts164158-6-3.66%
Hassell8481-3-3.57%
Bear Grass7370-3-4.11%
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