Dortches, North Carolina Population 2020

965

Dortches is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 965, it is the 335th largest city in North Carolina and the 10467th largest city in the United States. Dortches is currently growing at a rate of 0.21% annually and its population has increased by 3.21% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 935 in 2010. Spanning over 8 miles, Dortches has a population density of 119 people per square mile.

The average household income in Dortches is $92,634 with a poverty rate of 14.01%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $800 per month, and the median house value is $183,300. The median age in Dortches is 43.8 years, 41.3 years for males, and 48.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 109.5 males.

Dortches Demographics

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

  • White: 67.83%
  • Black or African American: 30.05%
  • Two or more races: 1.57%
  • Asian: 0.55%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Dortches, North Carolina is 965, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 961.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 935.

Dortches, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White73667.83%
Black or African American32630.05%
Two or More Races171.57%
Asian60.55%

Dortches Population Pyramid 2020

Dortches Median Age

43.8


Total

41.3


Male

48.5


Female

Dortches Adults

There are 820 adults, (251 of whom are seniors) in Dortches.

Dortches Age Dependency

90.7

Age Dependency Ratio

44.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Dortches Sex Ratio

Female

518

47.74%

Male

567

52.26%

Dortches Households and Families

Dortches Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Dortches Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male90.9%9.1%
Married88.8%11.2%
All81.1%18.9%
Non Family76.8%23.2%
Female27%73%

81.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4022.781.1
Married2853.0588.8
Non Family691.0476.8
Female372.8927
Male113.2790.9

2.96

Average Family Size

2.7

Average Household Size

3.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dortches Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade182.33%
9th to 12th Grade658.43%
High School Graduate25232.68%
Some College13016.86%
Associates Degree10313.36%
Bachelors Degree12716.47%
Graduate Degree769.86%

Dortches Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White563500148
Black19217752
Multiple Races1053
Hispanic86
Asian33

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 30.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,442$43,611$32,353
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$27,250$41,375$
Some College$47,500$51,458$40,417
Bachelors Degree$58,750$$60,313
Graduate Degree$67,917$$68,417

$41,442

Average Earnings

$43,611

Average Male

$32,353

Average Female

Dortches Language

Dortches Language by Age

Dortches Language

98.62% of Dortches residents speak only English, while 1.38% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.59% of the population.

Dortches Poverty

Dortches Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White73312116.51%
Black326278.28%
Multiple17423.53%

14.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.99%

Male Poverty Rate

16.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dortches

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dortches is Multiple, with 23.53% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dortches is Black, with 8.28% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.51%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.73%
High School18.25%
Bachelors or Greater4.93%
Some College4.72%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed5.66%
Male Employed2.93%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Dortches Income

Dortches Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$61,458$92,634
Families$72,321$102,714
Married Families$76,607-
Non Families$32,031$39,557

Dortches Marital Status

Dortches Marital Status

Marriage Rates

70.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

73.6%

Male Marriage Rate

68.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Dortches Married by Age and Sex

Dortches Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Dortches Marital Status by Race

Dortches Veterans

91

Number of Veterans

89

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam44
First Gulf War15
World War II14
Second Gulf War13
Korea12
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7438
75+22
35 to 5422
18 to 347
55 to 642
Name Veterans % of Total
White7112.05%
Black209.35%

$Dortches Veterans by Education

9.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dortches Employment Status

57.4%

Labor Force Participation

54.4%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Dortches 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

80.18%

Born in North Carolina

97.97%

Native Born

2.03%

Foreign Born

1.01%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.97% of Dortches residents were born in the United States, with 80.18% having been born in North Carolina. 1.01% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202096520.21%
201996320.21%
201896140.42%
201795720.21%
201695550.53%
2015950-2-0.21%
20149520.00%
2013952-4-0.42%
2012956-3-0.31%
2011959-1-0.10%
20109600.00%