Dobbins Heights, North Carolina Population 2020

833

Dobbins Heights is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 833, it is the 355th largest city in North Carolina and the 11105th largest city in the United States. Dobbins Heights is currently declining at a rate of -0.24% annually and its population has decreased by -3.81% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 866 in 2010. Dobbins Heights reached it's highest population of 865 in 2011. Spanning over 1 miles, Dobbins Heights has a population density of 945 people per square mile.

The average household income in Dobbins Heights is $30,014 with a poverty rate of 34.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $394 per month, and the median house value is $50,600. The median age in Dobbins Heights is 39.5 years, 33.2 years for males, and 45.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 104.9 males.

Dobbins Heights Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 79.20%
  • White: 18.43%
  • Two or more races: 1.72%
  • Native American: 0.32%
  • Other race: 0.32%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Dobbins Heights, North Carolina is 833, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 837.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 866.

Dobbins Heights, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American73579.20%
White17118.43%
Two or More Races161.72%
Some Other Race30.32%
American Indian and Alaska Native30.32%

Dobbins Heights Population Pyramid 2020

Dobbins Heights Median Age

39.5


Total

33.2


Male

45.6


Female

Dobbins Heights Adults

There are 724 adults, (161 of whom are seniors) in Dobbins Heights.

Dobbins Heights Age Dependency

64.8

Age Dependency Ratio

28.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Dobbins Heights Sex Ratio

Female

453

48.81%

Male

475

51.19%

Dobbins Heights Households and Families

Dobbins Heights Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Dobbins Heights Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married97.1%2.9%
Male79.5%20.5%
All72.2%27.8%
Female69.7%30.3%
Non Family53.8%46.2%

72.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3962.3472.2
Non Family1431.0853.8
Female1093.2769.7
Married1052.9897.1
Male392.6979.5

2.96

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dobbins Heights Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade152.41%
9th to 12th Grade14322.99%
High School Graduate19531.35%
Some College18529.74%
Associates Degree243.86%
Bachelors Degree579.16%
Graduate Degree30.48%

Dobbins Heights Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black49035336
White958824
Hispanic3016
Multiple Races169
Other Race3
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 white people with a rate of 25.26%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$18,646$24,028$16,176
Less Than High School$21,250$30,288$
High School Grad$18,750$$
Some College$16,974$$16,324
Bachelors Degree$23,214$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$18,646

Average Earnings

$24,028

Average Male

$16,176

Average Female

Dobbins Heights Language

Dobbins Heights Language by Age

Dobbins Heights Language

96.46% of Dobbins Heights residents speak only English, while 3.54% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.17% of the population.

Dobbins Heights Poverty

Dobbins Heights Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black73527136.87%
White1562516.03%
Hispanic301860.00%
Multiple16743.75%
Native33100.00%

34.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

36.63%

Male Poverty Rate

31.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dobbins Heights

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dobbins Heights is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dobbins Heights is White, with 16.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 12.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 41.21%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.97%
Some College36.36%
High School35.90%
Bachelors or Greater15.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed47.67%
Female Unemployed37.21%
Female Employed32.54%
Male Employed1.44%

Dobbins Heights Income

Dobbins Heights Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$23,207$30,014
Families$25,208$33,493
Married Families$30,865-
Non Families$11,953$21,962

Dobbins Heights Marital Status

Dobbins Heights Marital Status

Marriage Rates

29.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

29.5%

Male Marriage Rate

28.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Dobbins Heights Married by Age and Sex

Dobbins Heights Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is Over 65.

Dobbins Heights Marital Status by Race

Dobbins Heights Veterans

62

Number of Veterans

62

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War20
Vietnam11
World War II6
Korea
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5423
55 to 6417
65 to 7413
75+9
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
Black427.54%
White2013.79%

$Dobbins Heights Veterans by Education

32.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dobbins Heights Employment Status

54%

Labor Force Participation

36.3%

Employment Rate

32.7%

Unemployment Rate

Dobbins Heights 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

73.92%

Born in North Carolina

98.71%

Native Born

1.29%

Foreign Born

1.29%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.71% of Dobbins Heights residents were born in the United States, with 73.92% having been born in North Carolina. 1.29% 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
2020833-2-0.24%
2019835-2-0.24%
201883740.48%
2017833-2-0.24%
2016835-12-1.42%
2015847-7-0.82%
2014854-5-0.58%
2013859-4-0.46%
2012863-2-0.23%
201186510.12%
20108640.00%