Moore County, North Carolina Population 2019

Moore County, North Carolina's estimated population is 97,232 with a growth rate of 1.93% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Moore County, North Carolina is the 28th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201898,6821,4501.49%
201797,2321,8401.93%
201695,3921,3781.47%
201594,0141,1891.28%
201492,8251,4561.59%
201391,3691,1831.31%
201290,1869391.05%
201189,2476600.75%
201088,58729,57450.11%
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
White77,904
Black or African American11,811
Two or More Races1,727
Asian1,129
American Indian and Alaska Native847
Some Other Race760
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander13

Moore County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2019

Moore County, North Carolina Median Age

44.7


Total

42.6


Male

46.4


Female

Moore County, North Carolina Adults

There are 74,109 adults, (22,394 of whom are seniors) in Moore County, North Carolina.

Moore County, North Carolina Age Dependency

82.1

Age Dependency Ratio

43.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Moore County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

48,859

51.87%

Male

45,332

48.13%

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%14%
All74.4%25.6%
Non Family62.8%37.2%
Female57.9%42.1%
Male57.1%42.9%

74.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All38,1852.4374.4
Married20,1682.9686
Non Family13,1441.1762.8
Female3,5433.6457.9
Male1,3303.6257.1

3.03

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Moore County, North Carolina Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,2343.29%
9th to 12th Grade4,4266.51%
High School Graduate15,59122.94%
Some College14,19020.88%
Associates Degree7,07610.41%
Bachelors Degree14,77021.73%
Graduate Degree9,67014.23%

Moore County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White55,16151,10422,017
Black7,8186,5301,109
Hispanic2,9241,923750
Multiple Races782689135
Asian734610368
Native American56144774
Other Race38317233

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.65%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 50.14%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,662$43,118$29,280
Less Than High School$13,848$20,339$9,914
High School Grad$25,830$29,589$19,593
Some College$30,856$41,190$25,369
Bachelors Degree$47,296$58,898$39,125
Graduate Degree$67,262$97,222$53,667

$35,662

Average Earnings

$43,118

Average Male

$29,280

Average Female

Moore County, North Carolina Language

Moore County, North Carolina Language by Age

Moore County, North Carolina Language

92.68% of Moore County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 7.32% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.26% of the population.

Moore County, North Carolina Poverty

Moore County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White71,7865,9058.23%
Black11,5954,02734.73%
Hispanic6,0251,61526.80%
Multiple1,72360335.00%
Asian1,12726123.16%
Other7469913.27%
Native847242.83%

13.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.94%

Male Poverty Rate

14.58%

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 35.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Moore County, North Carolina is Native, with 2.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.09%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.70%
High School14.94%
Some College9.13%
Bachelors or Greater3.41%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.34%
Male Unemployed34.72%
Female Employed8.43%
Male Employed5.05%

Moore County, North Carolina Income

Moore County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,468$75,405
Families$69,991$89,358
Married Families$81,240$100,832
Non Families$31,391$47,001

Moore County, North Carolina Marital Status

Moore County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.7%

Male Marriage Rate

52.3%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Moore County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Moore County, North Carolina Veterans

8,380

Number of Veterans

7,495

Male Veterans

885

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam3,129
First Gulf War2,145
Second Gulf War1,560
Korea1,000
World War II715

Moore County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7,48112.35%
Black6176.91%
Hispanic2407.01%
2 or More10410.91%
Indian9318.45%
Asian718.25%
Other143.20%

Moore County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

5.72%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

Moore County, North Carolina Employment Status

56.5%

Labor Force Participation

50.7%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

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%
  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