Clarkton, North Carolina Population 2020

737

Clarkton is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 737, it is the 374th largest city in North Carolina and the 11659th largest city in the United States. Clarkton is currently declining at a rate of -1.07% annually and its population has decreased by -11.95% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 837 in 2010. Clarkton reached it's highest population of 844 in 2012. Spanning over 1 miles, Clarkton has a population density of 592 people per square mile.

The average household income in Clarkton is $39,752 with a poverty rate of 34.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $334 per month, and the median house value is $85,000. The median age in Clarkton is 43.7 years, 43.7 years for males, and 43.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 77.2 males.

Clarkton Demographics

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

  • White: 57.65%
  • Black or African American: 42.22%
  • Native American: 0.14%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Clarkton, North Carolina is 737, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 753.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 837.

Clarkton, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White42657.65%
Black or African American31242.22%
American Indian and Alaska Native10.14%

Clarkton Population Pyramid 2020

Clarkton Median Age

43.7


Total

43.7


Male

43.7


Female

Clarkton Adults

There are 609 adults, (154 of whom are seniors) in Clarkton.

Clarkton Age Dependency

62.4

Age Dependency Ratio

33.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Clarkton Sex Ratio

Female

417

56.43%

Male

322

43.57%

Clarkton Households and Families

Clarkton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Clarkton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.4%22.6%
All58.7%41.3%
Non Family54.1%45.9%
Female32.7%67.3%
Male0%100%

58.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3052.3558.7
Married1332.7877.4
Non Family1091.154.1
Female523.6732.7
Male113.360

3.04

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

2.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Clarkton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade265.00%
9th to 12th Grade5811.15%
High School Graduate14127.12%
Some College13425.77%
Associates Degree8115.58%
Bachelors Degree377.12%
Graduate Degree438.27%

Clarkton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White35031950
Black16311630
Hispanic6
Native American11

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 black people with a rate of 18.40%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,031$43,875$33,529
Less Than High School$6,058$$
High School Grad$$$43,125
Some College$41,563$44,875$34,219
Bachelors Degree$46,875$$
Graduate Degree$33,472$$33,750

$37,031

Average Earnings

$43,875

Average Male

$33,529

Average Female

Clarkton Language

Clarkton Language by Age

Clarkton Language

98.87% of Clarkton residents speak only English, while 1.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.13% of the population.

Clarkton Poverty

Clarkton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black30721469.71%
White412338.01%
Hispanic88100.00%

34.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

35.71%

Male Poverty Rate

34.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clarkton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clarkton is Hispanic, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clarkton is White, with 8.01% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.86%. Among those working part-time, it was 36.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.40%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School64.29%
Some College21.33%
Bachelors or Greater2.50%
High School2.27%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed13.21%
Male Employed10.10%

Clarkton Income

Clarkton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$28,125$39,752
Families$41,875$48,265
Married Families$63,897-
Non Families$16,771$24,241

Clarkton Marital Status

Clarkton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.5%

Male Marriage Rate

45.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Clarkton Married by Age and Sex

Clarkton 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 55-64.

Clarkton Marital Status by Race

Clarkton Veterans

71

Number of Veterans

47

Male Veterans

24

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam42
First Gulf War15
Korea8
Second Gulf War8
World War II2
Age Group Veterans
55 to 6428
65 to 7423
75+10
35 to 5410
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White379.56%
Black3415.38%

$Clarkton Veterans by Education

12.68%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.31%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clarkton Employment Status

41.1%

Labor Force Participation

33.1%

Employment Rate

19.6%

Unemployment Rate

Clarkton 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

77.40%

Born in North Carolina

99.19%

Native Born

0.81%

Foreign Born

0.81%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.19% of Clarkton residents were born in the United States, with 77.40% having been born in North Carolina. 0.81% 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
2020737-8-1.07%
2019745-8-1.06%
2018753-9-1.18%
2017762-8-1.04%
2016770-15-1.91%
2015785-10-1.26%
2014795-5-0.62%
2013800-44-5.21%
2012844121.44%
2011832-9-1.07%
20108410.00%