Denver, North Carolina Population 2022

3,261
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Denver is a city located in Lincoln County North Carolina. Denver has a 2020 population of 3,261. Denver is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 41.23% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,309 in 2010.

The average household income in Denver is $76,565 with a poverty rate of 13.34%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $808 per month, and the median house value is $215,600. The median age in Denver is 41.8 years, 38.2 years for males, and 42.7 years for females.

Denver Demographics

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

  • White: 86.29%
  • Asian: 5.67%
  • Black or African American: 5.27%
  • Two or more races: 2.76%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Denver, North Carolina is 3,261 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,261.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,309.

Denver, North Carolina Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,81486.29%
Asian1855.67%
Black or African American1725.27%
Two or More Races902.76%
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Denver Population by Race

Denver Population Pyramid $2022

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Denver Median Age

41.8


Total

38.2


Male

42.7


Female

Denver Adults

There are 2,505 adults, (544 of whom are seniors) in Denver.

Denver Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

27.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Denver Sex Ratio

Female

1,752

53.73%

Male

1,509

46.27%

Denver Population by Age

Denver Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Denver Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female34.4%65.6%
All66%34%
Non Family71.4%28.6%
Married71.7%28.3%
Male100%0%

66.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Denver Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3472.4266
Married7433.0371.7
Non Family3461.2171.4
Female2272.1234.4
Male313.65100

2.81

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

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Denver Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade130.57%
9th to 12th Grade1124.94%
High School Graduate64828.56%
Some College71131.34%
Associates Degree24610.84%
Bachelors Degree34515.20%
Graduate Degree1948.55%
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Denver Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Denver Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,8971,772415
Black138138
2+ Races909017
Asian868669
Hispanic707038

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 80.23%.

Denver Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,577$42,102$
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$21,788$41,838$20,846
Some College$41,549$41,690$
Bachelors Degree$62,132$150,909$51,397
Graduate Degree$$$

$41,577

Average Earnings

$42,102

Average Male

$

Average Female

Denver Earnings by Educational Attainment

Denver Language by Age

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Denver Language

92.82% of Denver residents speak only English, while 7.18% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.08% of the population.

Denver Language

Denver Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,72241815.36%
Asian185179.19%
OtherNaN%

13.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.33%

Male Poverty Rate

14.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Denver

The race most likely to be in poverty in Denver is White, with 15.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Denver is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.09%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.70%.

Denver Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School25.93%
Some College12.43%
Less Than 9th Grade8.80%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Denver Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed10.16%
Female Employed8.61%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Denver Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Denver Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$46,250$76,565
Families$60,042$92,180
Married Families$62,458-
Non Families$17,619$30,809
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Income by Household Type

Denver Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.3%

Male Marriage Rate

53.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Denver Married by Age and Sex

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Denver 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.

Denver Marital Status by Race

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Denver Marital Status

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328

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam162
Second Gulf War33
World War II19
Korea
First Gulf War

Denver Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74175
35 to 5460
55 to 6456
75+37
18 to 34

Denver Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White31614.42%
Hispanic1217.14%
Black128.70%

Denver Veterans by Race

Denver Veterans by Education

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22.87%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Denver Veterans by Education

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64.4%

Labor Force Participation

62.6%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

Denver Employment by Age

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Denver Employment by Race

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Denver 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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45.94%

Born in Denver

94.91%

Native Born

5.09%

Foreign Born

2.73%

Non Citizen

2.36%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.91% of Denver residents were born in the United States, with 45.94% having been born in North Carolina. 2.73% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Denver Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20223,2610.00%
20213,2610.00%
20203,2610.00%
20193,261902.84%
20183,17144416.28%
20172,72744019.24%
20162,28729314.69%
20151,9941578.55%
20141,8371106.37%
20131,727291.71%
20121,698-190-10.06%
20111,888-421-18.23%
20102,3090.00%

Denver Population by Year