Havelock, North Carolina Population 2020

20,602

Havelock is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 20,602, it is the 46th largest city in North Carolina and the 1802nd largest city in the United States. Havelock is currently growing at a rate of 0.91% annually but its population has decreased by -0.64% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 20,735 in 2010. Havelock reached it's highest population of 22,442 in 2000. Spanning over 18 miles, Havelock has a population density of 1,206 people per square mile.

The average household income in Havelock is $58,630 with a poverty rate of 12.44%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,020 per month, and the median house value is $137,000. The median age in Havelock is 23.3 years, 22.7 years for males, and 24.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 139.5 males.

Havelock Demographics

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

  • White: 67.84%
  • Black or African American: 19.20%
  • Two or more races: 6.15%
  • Other race: 3.64%
  • Asian: 1.82%
  • Native American: 1.29%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.07%
The current population of Havelock, North Carolina is 20,602, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 20,232.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 20,735.

Havelock, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13,79167.84%
Black or African American3,90319.20%
Two or More Races1,2506.15%
Some Other Race7403.64%
Asian3701.82%
American Indian and Alaska Native2621.29%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander140.07%

Havelock Population Pyramid 2020

Havelock Median Age

23.3


Total

22.7


Male

24.9


Female

Havelock Adults

There are 15,025 adults, (955 of whom are seniors) in Havelock.

Havelock Age Dependency

44.5

Age Dependency Ratio

6.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Havelock Sex Ratio

Female

8,490

41.76%

Male

11,840

58.24%

Havelock Households and Families

Havelock Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Havelock Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male51.3%48.7%
Married41.9%58.1%
All37.6%62.4%
Non Family32.2%67.8%
Female22.8%77.2%

37.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,9182.8137.6
Married3,3093.1841.9
Non Family1,5391.4232.2
Female7313.8322.8
Male3393.3451.3

3.17

Average Family Size

2.81

Average Household Size

8.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Havelock Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade630.74%
9th to 12th Grade4355.11%
High School Graduate2,25926.54%
Some College2,92834.39%
Associates Degree1,18013.86%
Bachelors Degree1,15613.58%
Graduate Degree4925.78%

Havelock Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,3315,0311,031
Black1,6441,539369
Hispanic897837195
Multiple Races35535544
Asian2562366
Other Race16516528
Native American10087
Islander14143

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 22.45%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,988$36,200$23,333
Less Than High School$21,304$22,981$16,295
High School Grad$30,024$32,472$21,384
Some College$31,131$37,241$15,795
Bachelors Degree$42,670$42,994$42,266
Graduate Degree$47,473$71,250$45,223

$31,988

Average Earnings

$36,200

Average Male

$23,333

Average Female

Havelock Language

Havelock Language by Age

Havelock Language

89.67% of Havelock residents speak only English, while 10.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.15% of the population.

Havelock Poverty

Havelock Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,5828298.65%
Black3,54156015.81%
Hispanic2,15537317.31%
Multiple1,08325923.92%
Other62623036.74%
Native1553824.52%

12.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.22%

Male Poverty Rate

15.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Havelock

The race most likely to be in poverty in Havelock is Other, with 36.74% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Havelock is White, with 8.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.69%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.71%
High School10.68%
Some College10.60%
Bachelors or Greater0.98%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed20.83%
Female Employed14.72%
Male Unemployed4.04%
Male Employed3.57%

Havelock Income

Havelock Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,138$58,630
Families$49,688$62,534
Married Families$56,503-
Non Families$39,856$42,033

Havelock Marital Status

Havelock Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.2%

Male Marriage Rate

57.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Havelock Married by Age and Sex

Havelock 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 45-54.

Havelock Marital Status by Race

Havelock Veterans

2,476

Number of Veterans

2,029

Male Veterans

447

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War1,563
First Gulf War801
Vietnam548
Korea31
World War II
Age Group Veterans
18 to 34924
35 to 54691
55 to 64484
65 to 74302
75+75
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,68825.29%
Black57830.39%
Hispanic23921.81%
2 or More11922.62%
Other4417.25%
Indian4432.12%
Hawaiian3100.00%

$Havelock Veterans by Education

1.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Havelock Employment Status

80.6%

Labor Force Participation

41.8%

Employment Rate

9.2%

Unemployment Rate

Havelock 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

29.96%

Born in North Carolina

96.47%

Native Born

3.53%

Foreign Born

1.01%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.47% of Havelock residents were born in the United States, with 29.96% 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 Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202020,6021850.91%
201920,4171850.91%
201820,232-59-0.29%
201720,2911850.92%
201620,106-218-1.07%
201520,324-350-1.69%
201420,674-283-1.35%
201320,957-403-1.89%
201221,3602661.26%
201121,09410.00%
201021,093-1,349-0.62%
200022,4422,1741.02%
199020,2682,5501.35%
198017,71812,43512.86%
19705,2832,8838.21%
19602,4000.00%