Glen Alpine, North Carolina Population 2020

1,496

Glen Alpine is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 1,496, it is the 287th largest city in North Carolina and the 8719th largest city in the United States. Glen Alpine is currently growing at a rate of 0.47% annually but its population has decreased by -1.38% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,517 in 2010. Glen Alpine reached it's highest population of 1,497 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Glen Alpine has a population density of 697 people per square mile.

The average household income in Glen Alpine is $63,720 with a poverty rate of 19.30%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $717 per month, and the median house value is $114,300. The median age in Glen Alpine is 41.6 years, 36.8 years for males, and 45.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.9 males.

Glen Alpine Demographics

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

  • White: 81.76%
  • Asian: 7.13%
  • Two or more races: 5.72%
  • Black or African American: 3.60%
  • Other race: 1.48%
  • Native American: 0.32%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Glen Alpine, North Carolina is 1,496, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,482.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,517.

Glen Alpine, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,27381.76%
Asian1117.13%
Two or More Races895.72%
Black or African American563.60%
Some Other Race231.48%
American Indian and Alaska Native50.32%

Glen Alpine Population Pyramid 2020

Glen Alpine Median Age

41.6


Total

36.8


Male

45.8


Female

Glen Alpine Adults

There are 1,287 adults, (239 of whom are seniors) in Glen Alpine.

Glen Alpine Age Dependency

48.6

Age Dependency Ratio

22.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Glen Alpine Sex Ratio

Female

779

50.03%

Male

778

49.97%

Glen Alpine Households and Families

Glen Alpine Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Glen Alpine Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.7%20.3%
All74%26%
Female72.3%27.7%
Non Family66.4%33.6%
Male11.1%88.9%

74.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5802.6874
Married3752.9479.7
Non Family1221.2966.4
Female653.4672.3
Male18411.1

2.96

Average Family Size

2.68

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Glen Alpine Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade686.19%
9th to 12th Grade13412.20%
High School Graduate38334.88%
Some College25122.86%
Associates Degree968.74%
Bachelors Degree1099.93%
Graduate Degree575.19%

Glen Alpine Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White899741133
Asian854411
Black565614
Hispanic52498
Other Race2323
Native American44
Multiple Races22

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 black people with a rate of 25.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,951$34,706$30,100
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$22,355$26,417$21,190
Some College$35,625$41,307$27,625
Bachelors Degree$52,639$$52,500
Graduate Degree$52,750$63,125$46,477

$31,951

Average Earnings

$34,706

Average Male

$30,100

Average Female

Glen Alpine Language

Glen Alpine Language by Age

Glen Alpine Language

89.24% of Glen Alpine residents speak only English, while 10.76% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 7.04% of the population.

Glen Alpine Poverty

Glen Alpine Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,22718515.08%
Multiple898292.13%
Black562035.71%
Asian11087.27%
Native5240.00%

19.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.27%

Male Poverty Rate

19.33%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Glen Alpine

The race most likely to be in poverty in Glen Alpine is Multiple, with 92.13% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Glen Alpine is Asian, with 7.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.29%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.70%
Some College13.54%
High School10.70%
Bachelors or Greater1.81%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed71.43%
Female Employed13.94%
Male Employed6.08%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Glen Alpine Income

Glen Alpine Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,750$63,720
Families$52,143$69,836
Married Families$58,203-
Non Families$30,833$39,415

Glen Alpine Marital Status

Glen Alpine Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.7%

Male Marriage Rate

65.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Glen Alpine Married by Age and Sex

Glen Alpine 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 35-44.

Glen Alpine Marital Status by Race

Glen Alpine Veterans

115

Number of Veterans

115

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam29
Second Gulf War17
First Gulf War15
World War II9
Korea9
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5443
75+28
65 to 7420
55 to 6416
18 to 348
Name Veterans % of Total
White1039.68%
Black1017.86%
Asian22.04%

$Glen Alpine Veterans by Education

16.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Glen Alpine Employment Status

55.8%

Labor Force Participation

52.2%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Glen Alpine 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

71.36%

Born in North Carolina

92.94%

Native Born

7.06%

Foreign Born

2.38%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.94% of Glen Alpine residents were born in the United States, with 71.36% having been born in North Carolina. 2.38% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,49670.47%
20191,48970.47%
20181,48220.14%
20171,48070.48%
20161,473-1-0.07%
20151,4740.00%
20141,474-3-0.20%
20131,477-9-0.61%
20121,486-11-0.73%
20111,4970.00%
20101,4970.00%