Gamewell, North Carolina Population 2020

3,992

Gamewell is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 3,992, it is the 174th largest city in North Carolina and the 5406th largest city in the United States. Gamewell is currently growing at a rate of 0.20% annually but its population has decreased by -1.46% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,051 in 2010. Gamewell reached it's highest population of 4,042 in 2010. Spanning over 8 miles, Gamewell has a population density of 492 people per square mile.

The average household income in Gamewell is $53,677 with a poverty rate of 18.13%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $725 per month, and the median house value is $95,400. The median age in Gamewell is 39.4 years, 37.1 years for males, and 40.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 86.7 males.

Gamewell Demographics

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

  • White: 86.99%
  • Other race: 6.06%
  • Black or African American: 3.86%
  • Native American: 1.72%
  • Two or more races: 1.36%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Gamewell, North Carolina is 3,992, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,976.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,051.

Gamewell, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,44486.99%
Some Other Race2406.06%
Black or African American1533.86%
American Indian and Alaska Native681.72%
Two or More Races541.36%

Gamewell Population Pyramid 2020

Gamewell Median Age

39.4


Total

37.1


Male

40.6


Female

Gamewell Adults

There are 3,217 adults, (640 of whom are seniors) in Gamewell.

Gamewell Age Dependency

53.6

Age Dependency Ratio

24.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Gamewell Sex Ratio

Female

2,120

53.55%

Male

1,839

46.45%

Gamewell Households and Families

Gamewell Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Gamewell Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family85.7%14.3%
Married63.7%36.3%
All63.7%36.3%
Female42.3%57.7%
Male30%70%

63.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5072.6363.7
Married7143.1163.7
Non Family4051.0785.7
Female3383.4642.3
Male502.6630

3.07

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

7.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gamewell Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2388.95%
9th to 12th Grade47217.74%
High School Graduate78029.32%
Some College61923.27%
Associates Degree30811.58%
Bachelors Degree2348.80%
Graduate Degree90.34%

Gamewell Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,3931,747224
Black11210019
Hispanic9139
Other Race7927
Native American5858
Multiple Races1818

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 16.96%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,397$32,268$37,708
Less Than High School$33,682$33,936$
High School Grad$27,935$29,810$23,373
Some College$39,222$37,798$40,804
Bachelors Degree$53,571$$61,875
Graduate Degree$$$

$33,397

Average Earnings

$32,268

Average Male

$37,708

Average Female

Gamewell Language

Gamewell Language by Age

Gamewell Language

94.56% of Gamewell residents speak only English, while 5.44% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.44% of the population.

Gamewell Poverty

Gamewell Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,40648414.21%
Hispanic27213449.26%
Other24013455.83%
Native685885.29%
Black1533522.88%

18.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.29%

Male Poverty Rate

18.88%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gamewell

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gamewell is Native, with 85.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gamewell is White, with 14.21% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.90%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.15%
High School16.15%
Some College15.43%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.42%
Male Unemployed26.01%
Female Employed6.67%
Male Employed5.18%

Gamewell Income

Gamewell Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,065$53,677
Families$45,455$58,193
Married Families$58,106-
Non Families$22,448$35,112

Gamewell Marital Status

Gamewell Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.3%

Male Marriage Rate

37.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Gamewell Married by Age and Sex

Gamewell 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 45-54.

Gamewell Marital Status by Race

Gamewell Veterans

271

Number of Veterans

221

Male Veterans

50

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam213
Korea19
First Gulf War13
World War II
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74148
55 to 6476
75+28
35 to 5419
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White2528.76%
Black1912.42%

$Gamewell Veterans by Education

33.21%

Veteran Poverty Rate

9.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gamewell Employment Status

65.2%

Labor Force Participation

59.1%

Employment Rate

9.4%

Unemployment Rate

Gamewell 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

73.20%

Born in North Carolina

97.42%

Native Born

2.58%

Foreign Born

2.58%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.42% of Gamewell residents were born in the United States, with 73.20% having been born in North Carolina. 2.58% 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
20203,99280.20%
20193,98480.20%
20183,97670.18%
20173,96980.20%
20163,961-5-0.13%
20153,966-7-0.18%
20143,973-18-0.45%
20133,991-4-0.10%
20123,995-17-0.42%
20114,012-30-0.74%
20104,0423981.04%
20003,6442870.82%
19903,3570.00%