Clarkton, North Carolina Population 2021

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Clarkton is a city located in Bladen County North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 714, it is the 375th largest city in North Carolina and the 11796th largest city in the United States . Clarkton is currently declining at a rate of -1.65% annually and its population has decreased by -14.70% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 837 in 2010. Clarkton reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Clarkton has a population density of 573 people per square mile.

The average household income in Clarkton is $40,948 with a poverty rate of 27.65%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $504 per month, and the median house value is $91,700. The median age in Clarkton is 35.9 years, 35.3 years for males, and 37 years for females.

Clarkton Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Clarktonwas:

  • White: 51.89%
  • Black or African American: 47.74%
  • Native American: 0.37%
  • 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 714 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 738.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 837.

Clarkton, North Carolina Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White42551.89%
Black or African American39147.74%
American Indian and Alaska Native30.37%
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Clarkton Population by Race

Clarkton Population Pyramid $2021

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Clarkton Median Age

35.9


Total

35.3


Male

37


Female

Clarkton Adults

There are 594 adults, (157 of whom are seniors) in Clarkton.

Clarkton Age Dependency

87.4

Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Clarkton Sex Ratio

Female

432

52.75%

Male

387

47.25%

Clarkton Population by Age

Clarkton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Clarkton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male0%100%
Female46.9%53.1%
Non Family48.4%51.6%
All52.7%47.3%
Married67.8%32.2%

52.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clarkton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3132.5952.7
Non Family1241.0848.4
Married1213.6367.8
Female493.5346.9
Male193.370

3.57

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

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Clarkton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade326.34%
9th to 12th Grade499.70%
High School Graduate12123.96%
Some College15330.30%
Associates Degree9017.82%
Bachelors Degree407.92%
Graduate Degree203.96%
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Clarkton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Clarkton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White34130026
Black15512134
Hispanic6
Native American33

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 21.94%.

Clarkton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,417$37,188$31,944
Less Than 9th Grade$$2,500$
High School Graduate$45,750$$
Some College$37,431$50,417$30,833
Bachelors Degree$29,145$$
Graduate Degree$$$36,146

$35,417

Average Earnings

$37,188

Average Male

$31,944

Average Female

Clarkton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Clarkton Language by Age

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Clarkton Language

98.88% of Clarkton residents speak only English, while 1.12% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.12% of the population.

Clarkton Language

Clarkton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black38716743.15%
White4145112.32%
Hispanic1010100.00%

27.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.26%

Male Poverty Rate

31.68%

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 12.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 36.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.07%.

Clarkton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade50.62%
Some College20.17%
High School2.56%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Clarkton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed14.18%
Male Employed10.48%

Clarkton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Clarkton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$22,292$40,948
Families$54,479$52,957
Married Families$63,472-
Non Families$18,241$22,585
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Income by Household Type

Clarkton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.9%

Male Marriage Rate

43.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Clarkton Married by Age and Sex

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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 35-44.

Clarkton Marital Status by Race

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Clarkton Marital Status

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51

Number of Veterans

38

Male Veterans

13

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam24
First Gulf War13
Korea9
Second Gulf War8
World War II2

Clarkton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7424
75+11
55 to 649
35 to 547
18 to 34

Clarkton Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White359.19%
Black167.62%

Clarkton Veterans by Race

Clarkton Veterans by Education

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21.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clarkton Veterans by Education

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48.7%

Labor Force Participation

42.9%

Employment Rate

11.9%

Unemployment Rate

Clarkton Employment by Age

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Clarkton Employment by Race

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Clarkton Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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81.32%

Born in Clarkton

99.27%

Native Born

0.73%

Foreign Born

0.73%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.27% of Clarkton residents were born in the United States, with 81.32% having been born in North Carolina. 0.73% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Clarkton Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021714-12-1.65%
2020726-12-1.63%
2019738-12-1.60%
2018750-9-1.19%
2017759-8-1.04%
2016767-15-1.92%
2015782-11-1.39%
2014793-6-0.75%
2013799-45-5.33%
2012844121.44%
2011832-9-1.07%
20108410.00%

Clarkton Population by Year