Granite Quarry, North Carolina Population 2020

3,036

Granite Quarry is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 3,036, it is the 207th largest city in North Carolina and the 6207th largest city in the United States. Granite Quarry is currently growing at a rate of 0.70% annually and its population has increased by 3.62% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,930 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Granite Quarry has a population density of 1,057 people per square mile.

The average household income in Granite Quarry is $64,991 with a poverty rate of 14.86%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $693 per month, and the median house value is $163,300. The median age in Granite Quarry is 33 years, 30.4 years for males, and 37.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 101.7 males.

Granite Quarry Demographics

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

  • White: 88.87%
  • Black or African American: 8.70%
  • Two or more races: 2.23%
  • Other race: 0.20%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Granite Quarry, North Carolina is 3,036, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,994.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,930.

Granite Quarry, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,62688.87%
Black or African American2578.70%
Two or More Races662.23%
Some Other Race60.20%

Granite Quarry Population Pyramid 2020

Granite Quarry Median Age

33


Total

30.4


Male

37.1


Female

Granite Quarry Adults

There are 2,085 adults, (318 of whom are seniors) in Granite Quarry.

Granite Quarry Age Dependency

67.2

Age Dependency Ratio

18

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Granite Quarry Sex Ratio

Female

1,465

49.58%

Male

1,490

50.42%

Granite Quarry Households and Families

Granite Quarry Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Granite Quarry Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.7%20.3%
All66.3%33.7%
Non Family53.8%46.2%
Male46.9%53.1%
Female35.8%64.2%

66.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0272.8666.3
Married6103.2979.7
Non Family2341.3553.8
Female1513.435.8
Male323.2846.9

3.22

Average Family Size

2.86

Average Household Size

7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Granite Quarry Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade341.77%
9th to 12th Grade603.12%
High School Graduate60931.64%
Some College53427.74%
Associates Degree24312.62%
Bachelors Degree36819.12%
Graduate Degree774.00%

Granite Quarry Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,7721,686394
Black13512739
Hispanic14148
Multiple Races444

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,917$40,854$30,476
Less Than High School$18,750$$
High School Grad$36,429$42,174$16,964
Some College$34,583$38,688$30,577
Bachelors Degree$38,607$45,875$37,788
Graduate Degree$45,714$$36,250

$36,917

Average Earnings

$40,854

Average Male

$30,476

Average Female

Granite Quarry Language

Granite Quarry Language by Age

Granite Quarry Language

98.89% of Granite Quarry residents speak only English, while 1.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.85% of the population.

Granite Quarry Poverty

Granite Quarry Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,61234713.28%
Multiple665989.39%
Black2573312.84%

14.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.83%

Male Poverty Rate

14.88%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Granite Quarry

The race most likely to be in poverty in Granite Quarry is Multiple, with 89.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Granite Quarry is Black, with 12.84% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.54%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.95%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School46.81%
Some College10.94%
High School10.67%
Bachelors or Greater6.74%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed44.68%
Female Employed5.85%
Male Employed3.18%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Granite Quarry Income

Granite Quarry Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,708$64,991
Families$62,734$69,265
Married Families$69,474-
Non Families$36,857$42,498

Granite Quarry Marital Status

Granite Quarry Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.4%

Male Marriage Rate

54.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Granite Quarry Married by Age and Sex

Granite Quarry 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.

Granite Quarry Marital Status by Race

Granite Quarry Veterans

201

Number of Veterans

195

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam95
First Gulf War57
Second Gulf War46
Korea6
World War II
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5470
55 to 6449
65 to 7442
75+32
18 to 348
Name Veterans % of Total
White1799.24%
Black2215.38%

$Granite Quarry Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Granite Quarry Employment Status

60.9%

Labor Force Participation

57.2%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Granite Quarry 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

73.10%

Born in North Carolina

99.59%

Native Born

0.41%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.59% of Granite Quarry residents were born in the United States, with 73.10% having been born in North Carolina. 0.00% 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
20203,036210.70%
20193,015210.70%
20182,994110.37%
20172,983210.71%
20162,962190.65%
20152,94380.27%
20142,93510.03%
20132,934-3-0.10%
20122,937-6-0.20%
20112,943-12-0.41%
20102,9550.00%