Moore County, North Carolina Population 2018

Moore County, North Carolina's estimated population is 97,264 with a growth rate of 4.51% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Moore County, North Carolina is the 29th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201797,2644,1944.51%
201693,070-2,322-2.43%
201695,3921,3521.44%
201594,0401,1931.28%
201492,8471,4361.57%
201391,4111,1951.32%
201290,2169431.06%
201189,2736820.77%
201088,59129,57850.12%
199059,0138,50816.85%
198050,50511,45729.34%
197039,0482,3156.30%
196036,7333,60410.88%
195033,1292,1606.97%
194030,9692,7549.76%
193028,2156,82731.92%
192021,3884,37825.74%
191017,010-6,612-27.99%
190023,6223,14315.35%
189020,4793,65821.75%
188016,8214,78139.71%
187012,0406135.36%
186011,4272,08522.32%
18509,3421,35416.95%
18407,9882433.14%
18307,7456178.66%
18207,12876111.95%
18106,3671,60033.56%
18004,76799726.45%
17903,7700.00%

Moore County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White77,031
Black or African American11,654
Two or More Races1,876
Asian1,203
American Indian and Alaska Native652
Some Other Race642
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander12

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

Moore 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

Moore County, North Carolina Median Age

45


Total

42.8


Male

46.6


Female

Moore County, North Carolina Adults

There are 73,246 adults, (22,151 of which are seniors) in Moore County, North Carolina.

Moore County, North Carolina Age Dependency

82.2

Age Dependency Ratio

43.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Moore County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

48,237

51.83%

Male

44,833

48.17%

Moore County, North Carolina Households and Families

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

Moore County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.1%13.9%
All74.5%25.5%
Non Family64%36%
Female54.8%45.2%
Male54.3%45.7%

74.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Moore County, North Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All37,7662.4374.5
Married19,9292.9486.1
Non Family13,0661.1864
Female3,5573.7254.8
Male1,2143.7354.3

3.04

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Moore County, North Carolina Households

Moore County, North Carolina Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,4643.67%
9th to 12th Grade4,5336.76%
High School Graduate16,24424.21%
Some College13,81320.58%
Associates Degree7,11710.61%
Bachelors Degree13,81620.59%
Graduate Degree9,11813.59%

Moore County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White54,66850,51220,800
Black7,7416,4301,017
Hispanic2,7801,645639
Multiple Races90079399
Asian712571358
Native American33917127
Other Race33211433

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.40%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 50.28%.

Moore County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,021$41,827$28,732
Less Than High School$13,805$20,253$9,435
High School Grad$25,602$30,015$18,902
Some College$31,630$41,542$25,377
Bachelors Degree$46,084$55,212$39,247
Graduate Degree$61,338$90,366$52,480

$35,021

Average Earnings

$41,827

Average Male

$28,732

Average Female

Moore County, North Carolina Language

Moore County, North Carolina Language by Age

Moore County, North Carolina Language

92.65% of Moore County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 7.35% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.05% of the population.

Moore County, North Carolina Poverty

Moore County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White71,1036,1498.65%
Black11,4994,19236.46%
Hispanic5,7742,13136.91%
Multiple1,87476140.61%
Asian1,20125721.40%
Other63710616.64%
Native652304.60%

14.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.16%

Male Poverty Rate

16.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Moore County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Moore County, North Carolina is Multiple, with 40.61% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Moore County, North Carolina is Native, with 4.60% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.99%.

Moore County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.11%
High School16.30%
Some College8.08%
Bachelors or Greater2.71%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed36.49%
Male Unemployed26.12%
Female Employed8.39%
Male Employed6.17%

Moore County, North Carolina Income

Moore County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,873$70,724
Families$66,449$84,039
Married Families$77,738$95,696
Non Families$31,479$43,976

Moore County, North Carolina Marital Status

Moore County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.8%

Male Marriage Rate

53.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Moore County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Moore 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.

Moore County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Moore County, North Carolina Veterans

Moore County, North Carolina Veterans by War

9,067

Number of Veterans

8,152

Male Veterans

915

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam3,289
First Gulf War2,055
Second Gulf War1,711
Korea1,093
World War II855

Moore County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+2,621
65 to 742,529
35 to 541,991
55 to 641,340
18 to 34586

Moore County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8,22713.66%
Black5796.52%
Hispanic2236.75%
Indian11840.69%
2 or More10810.51%
Asian313.51%
Other41.17%

Moore County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

4.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

Moore County, North Carolina Employment Status

Moore County, North Carolina Employment by Age

55.5%

Labor Force Participation

49.5%

Employment Rate

7.3%

Unemployment Rate

Moore County, North Carolina Employment by Race

Moore County, North Carolina Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Moore County, North Carolina

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Pinehurst147401594512058.18%
Southern Pines1235913782142311.51%
Aberdeen63627502114017.92%
Whispering Pines2949328533611.39%
Carthage228824381506.56%
Pinebluff1300146416412.62%
Robbins11191180615.45%
Foxfire910998889.67%
Candor 840832-8-0.95%
Taylortown772819476.09%
Vass711766557.74%
Cameron2833234014.13%
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