Brunswick, North Carolina Population 2020

959

Brunswick is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 959, it is the 338th largest city in North Carolina and the 10492nd largest city in the United States. Brunswick is currently declining at a rate of -0.62% annually and its population has decreased by -14.30% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,119 in 2010. Brunswick reached it's highest population of 1,007 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Brunswick has a population density of 1,600 people per square mile.

The average household income in Brunswick is $35,860 with a poverty rate of 42.47%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $677 per month, and the median house value is $102,800. The median age in Brunswick is 37.7 years, 37.3 years for males, and 40.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 362.1 males.

Brunswick Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Brunswick was:

  • Black or African American: 68.79%
  • White: 23.69%
  • Other race: 3.08%
  • Native American: 1.82%
  • Asian: 1.71%
  • Two or more races: 0.91%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Brunswick, North Carolina is 959, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 971.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,119.

Brunswick, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American60468.79%
White20823.69%
Some Other Race273.08%
American Indian and Alaska Native161.82%
Asian151.71%
Two or More Races80.91%

Brunswick Population Pyramid 2020

Brunswick Median Age

37.7


Total

37.3


Male

40.1


Female

Brunswick Adults

There are 816 adults, (80 of whom are seniors) in Brunswick.

Brunswick Age Dependency

19.3

Age Dependency Ratio

10.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

8.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Brunswick Sex Ratio

Female

190

21.64%

Male

688

78.36%

Brunswick Households and Families

Brunswick Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Brunswick Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.4%13.6%
Non Family65.3%34.7%
All56.9%43.1%
Female31.6%68.4%
Male22.2%77.8%

56.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1442.0356.9
Non Family751.1365.3
Female383.3431.6
Married222.8686.4
Male91.8922.2

3

Average Family Size

2.03

Average Household Size

0%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Brunswick Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade344.80%
9th to 12th Grade9913.98%
High School Graduate27438.70%
Some College21430.23%
Associates Degree344.80%
Bachelors Degree385.37%
Graduate Degree152.12%

Brunswick Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black47338035
White17314518
Hispanic2723
Other Race2723
Native American1612
Asian1511
Multiple Races44

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 10.40%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$16,375$15,042$20,625
Less Than High School$2,500$2,500$
High School Grad$14,659$14,318$
Some College$16,553$16,111$19,063
Bachelors Degree$21,125$$21,000
Graduate Degree$$$

$16,375

Average Earnings

$15,042

Average Male

$20,625

Average Female

Brunswick Language

Brunswick Language by Age

Brunswick Language

90.55% of Brunswick residents speak only English, while 9.45% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.17% of the population.

Brunswick Poverty

Brunswick Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black24711546.56%
White45920.00%

42.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.47%

Male Poverty Rate

51.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brunswick

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brunswick is Black, with 46.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brunswick is White, with 20.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 47.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 58.09%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School79.17%
Some College35.00%
Bachelors or Greater28.26%
High School23.21%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed87.50%
Female Employed25.37%
Male Employed8.89%

Brunswick Income

Brunswick Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$26,818$35,860
Families-$44,272
Married Families$92,857-
Non Families$24,688$28,120

Brunswick Marital Status

Brunswick Marital Status

Marriage Rates

11.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

11.4%

Male Marriage Rate

12.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Brunswick Married by Age and Sex

Brunswick 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 Over 65.

Brunswick Marital Status by Race

Brunswick Veterans

61

Number of Veterans

61

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War23
Vietnam11
Second Gulf War9
Korea6
World War II
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5427
75+20
18 to 349
65 to 744
55 to 641
Name Veterans % of Total
Black366.64%
White2512.02%

$Brunswick Veterans by Education

9.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

95.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brunswick Employment Status

14.8%

Labor Force Participation

13.3%

Employment Rate

9.7%

Unemployment Rate

Brunswick Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

75.40%

Born in North Carolina

96.92%

Native Born

3.08%

Foreign Born

2.62%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.92% of Brunswick residents were born in the United States, with 75.40% having been born in North Carolina. 2.62% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020959-6-0.62%
2019965-6-0.62%
2018971-5-0.51%
2017976-6-0.61%
2016982-7-0.71%
2015989-5-0.50%
2014994181.84%
2013976-21-2.11%
2012997-7-0.70%
20111,004-3-0.30%
20101,0070.00%