Ellerbe, North Carolina Population 2020

975

Ellerbe is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 975, it is the 334th largest city in North Carolina and the 10412th largest city in the United States. Ellerbe is currently declining at a rate of -0.41% annually and its population has decreased by -7.50% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,054 in 2010. Ellerbe reached it's highest population of 1,022 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Ellerbe has a population density of 741 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ellerbe is $41,350 with a poverty rate of 20.88%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $578 per month, and the median house value is $76,400. The median age in Ellerbe is 39.7 years, 41.1 years for males, and 39.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 73.8 males.

Ellerbe Demographics

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

  • White: 62.99%
  • Black or African American: 37.01%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Ellerbe, North Carolina is 975, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 983.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,054.

Ellerbe, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White54362.99%
Black or African American31937.01%

Ellerbe Population Pyramid 2020

Ellerbe Median Age

39.7


Total

41.1


Male

39.6


Female

Ellerbe Adults

There are 667 adults, (118 of whom are seniors) in Ellerbe.

Ellerbe Age Dependency

57

Age Dependency Ratio

21.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Ellerbe Sex Ratio

Female

496

57.54%

Male

366

42.46%

Ellerbe Households and Families

Ellerbe Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ellerbe Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married58.9%41.1%
All49.3%50.7%
Non Family45.2%54.8%
Female43.8%56.3%
Male23.1%76.9%

49.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3652.3649.3
Married1412.7958.9
Non Family1151.2345.2
Female962.6343.8
Male135.7723.1

2.78

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

8.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ellerbe Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade315.31%
9th to 12th Grade7512.84%
High School Graduate20535.10%
Some College13523.12%
Associates Degree6611.30%
Bachelors Degree6110.45%
Graduate Degree111.88%

Ellerbe Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White33931661
Black20314211
Hispanic4220

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.22%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 17.99%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,875$28,750$22,303
Less Than High School$19,615$19,615$
High School Grad$30,733$30,688$30,833
Some College$21,033$$20,469
Bachelors Degree$31,250$$35,417
Graduate Degree$52,083$$50,833

$26,875

Average Earnings

$28,750

Average Male

$22,303

Average Female

Ellerbe Language

Ellerbe Language by Age

Ellerbe Language

95.01% of Ellerbe residents speak only English, while 4.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.99% of the population.

Ellerbe Poverty

Ellerbe Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3199228.84%
White4635010.80%
Hispanic803847.50%

20.88%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.85%

Male Poverty Rate

24.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ellerbe

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ellerbe is Hispanic, with 47.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ellerbe is White, with 10.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.08%.

Name Poverty
Some College25.87%
High School5.37%
Bachelors or Greater4.17%
Less Than High School1.89%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed15.19%
Male Employed1.74%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Ellerbe Income

Ellerbe Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,216$41,350
Families$36,833$45,431
Married Families$52,788-
Non Families$19,375$30,083

Ellerbe Marital Status

Ellerbe Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.7%

Male Marriage Rate

35.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Ellerbe Married by Age and Sex

Ellerbe Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Ellerbe Marital Status by Race

Ellerbe Veterans

22

Number of Veterans

16

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam8
Korea6
First Gulf War6
Second Gulf War3
World War II
Age Group Veterans
75+8
55 to 647
35 to 546
65 to 741
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White194.58%
Black31.19%

$Ellerbe Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

72.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ellerbe Employment Status

51.7%

Labor Force Participation

47.9%

Employment Rate

7.3%

Unemployment Rate

Ellerbe 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

82.02%

Born in North Carolina

95.13%

Native Born

4.87%

Foreign Born

1.51%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.13% of Ellerbe residents were born in the United States, with 82.02% having been born in North Carolina. 1.51% 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
2020975-4-0.41%
2019979-4-0.41%
201898340.41%
2017979-4-0.41%
2016983-16-1.60%
2015999-9-0.89%
20141,008-6-0.59%
20131,014-5-0.49%
20121,019-2-0.20%
20111,021-1-0.10%
20101,0220.00%