Castalia, North Carolina Population 2024

273

Castalia is a city located in Nash County North Carolina. Castalia has a 2024 population of 273. Castalia is currently growing at a rate of 1.11% annually and its population has increased by 4.6% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 261 in 2020.

The average household income in Castalia is $47,004 with a poverty rate of 27.63%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Castalia is 47.5 years, 38.6 years for males, and 62.6 years for females.

Castalia Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 54.09%
  • White: 44.36%
  • Two or more races: 1.56%
  • Native American:
  • Asian:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
  • Other race:
Land Area (mi²)
0.8 sq mi
Density (mi²)
362.70/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
4.6% (12)
The current population of Castalia, North Carolina is 273 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 261.

Castalia, North Carolina Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
Black or African American13954.09%
White11444.36%
Two or more races41.56%
Native American
Asian
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
Other race
showing: 7 rows

Black or African American

White

Two or more races

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Castalia Population by Race

Castalia Population Pyramid 2024

Castalia Median Age

47.5

Total

38.6

Male

62.6

Female

Castalia Adults

There are 212 adults, (90 of whom are seniors) in Castalia.

Castalia Age Dependency

110.7

Age Dependency Ratio

73.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Castalia Sex Ratio

Female15058.37%
Male10741.63%

Castalia Population by Age

Castalia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1122.2971.428.6
Female463.2867.432.6
Non Family31087.112.9
Married272.1981.518.5
Male820100
showing: 5 rows

2.69

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

71.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Castalia Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Castalia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Castalia Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 78%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 16.85%.

Castalia Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$32,625

Average Earnings

$32,639

Average Male

$32,500

Average Female

Castalia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Castalia Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Castalia Language

100% of Castalia residents speak only English, while speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by of the population.

Castalia Language

Castalia Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
Black1394532.37%
White1142219.3%
Multiple44100%
showing: 3 rows

27.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.36%

Male Poverty Rate

30.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Castalia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Castalia is Multiple, with 100% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Castalia is White, with 19.3% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was . Among those working part-time, it was 16.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.69%.

Castalia Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade21.67%
High School20%
Some College4.17%
Bachelors or Greater
showing: 4 rows

Castalia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Employed
Male Unemployed
Female Unemployed100%
Female Employed13.79%
showing: 4 rows

Castalia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Castalia Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Castalia Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

26.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.3%

Male Marriage Rate

22.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Castalia Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Castalia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is Over 65.

Castalia Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Castalia Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

8

Number of Veterans

8

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

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Castalia Veterans by War

count

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Castalia Veterans by Age

count

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Castalia Veterans by Race

Castalia Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

Veteran Poverty Rate

100%

Veteran Disability Rate

Castalia Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

44.4%

Labor Force Participation

41.6%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Castalia Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Castalia Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Castalia Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

82.1%

Born in Castalia

100%

Native Born

Foreign Born

Non Citizen

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100% of Castalia residents were born in the United States, with 82.1% having been born in North Carolina. of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Castalia Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
202928831.05%
202828531.06%
202728231.08%
202627931.09%
202527631.1%
202427331.11%
202327031.12%
202226731.14%
202126431.15%
2020261-7-2.61%
201926810.37%
201826710.38%
201726610.38%
201626520.76%
2015263
2014263-2-0.75%
201326510.38%
2012264-2-0.75%
201126610.38%
2010265
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Castalia Population by Year