Haw River, North Carolina Population 2020

2,565

Haw River is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 2,565, it is the 229th largest city in North Carolina and the 6737th largest city in the United States. Haw River is currently growing at a rate of 1.30% annually and its population has increased by 11.62% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,298 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Haw River has a population density of 889 people per square mile.

The average household income in Haw River is $48,412 with a poverty rate of 10.61%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $683 per month, and the median house value is $103,600. The median age in Haw River is 39 years, 36.4 years for males, and 43.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.0 males.

Haw River Demographics

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

  • White: 80.76%
  • Other race: 12.24%
  • Black or African American: 4.85%
  • Two or more races: 1.95%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.12%
  • Native American: 0.08%
  • Asian: 0.00%
The current population of Haw River, North Carolina is 2,565, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,499.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,298.

Haw River, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,03280.76%
Some Other Race30812.24%
Black or African American1224.85%
Two or More Races491.95%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander30.12%
American Indian and Alaska Native20.08%

Haw River Population Pyramid 2020

Haw River Median Age

39


Total

36.4


Male

43.8


Female

Haw River Adults

There are 1,868 adults, (392 of whom are seniors) in Haw River.

Haw River Age Dependency

70.5

Age Dependency Ratio

26.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Haw River Sex Ratio

Female

1,258

50.00%

Male

1,258

50.00%

Haw River Households and Families

Haw River Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Haw River Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male92.7%7.3%
Married85.4%14.6%
All69.3%30.7%
Non Family62.7%37.3%
Female35.1%64.9%

69.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0492.3969.3
Non Family4211.1362.7
Married4193.2385.4
Female1543.5635.1
Male552.3892.7

3.15

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

4.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Haw River Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1257.79%
9th to 12th Grade1469.10%
High School Graduate53633.40%
Some College37723.49%
Associates Degree21113.15%
Bachelors Degree1509.35%
Graduate Degree603.74%

Haw River Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,3571,200171
Hispanic1494810
Black958529
Other Race83357
Islander3
Multiple Races333
Native American11

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 multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,216$32,525$29,434
Less Than High School$26,635$27,132$19,514
High School Grad$22,257$32,917$21,208
Some College$30,000$32,788$29,786
Bachelors Degree$40,714$42,054$38,295
Graduate Degree$36,786$$36,786

$30,216

Average Earnings

$32,525

Average Male

$29,434

Average Female

Haw River Language

Haw River Language by Age

Haw River Language

81.50% of Haw River residents speak only English, while 18.50% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 18.24% of the population.

Haw River Poverty

Haw River Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,81022012.15%
Black1224738.52%

10.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.35%

Male Poverty Rate

12.88%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Haw River

The race most likely to be in poverty in Haw River is Black, with 38.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Haw River is White, with 12.15% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.66%.

Name Poverty
High School15.67%
Some College12.07%
Less Than High School10.33%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Employed4.32%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed2.48%

Haw River Income

Haw River Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,971$48,412
Families$53,750$61,648
Married Families$61,955-
Non Families$20,301$24,440

Haw River Marital Status

Haw River Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.8%

Male Marriage Rate

40.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Haw River Married by Age and Sex

Haw River Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Haw River Marital Status by Race

Haw River Veterans

156

Number of Veterans

156

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam77
First Gulf War23
Korea8
Second Gulf War8
World War II5
Age Group Veterans
55 to 6472
65 to 7446
35 to 5418
75+12
18 to 348
Name Veterans % of Total
White1438.96%
Black1312.75%

$Haw River Veterans by Education

2.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Haw River Employment Status

64.4%

Labor Force Participation

63.9%

Employment Rate

0.8%

Unemployment Rate

Haw River 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

64.98%

Born in North Carolina

90.42%

Native Born

9.58%

Foreign Born

7.91%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

90.42% of Haw River residents were born in the United States, with 64.98% having been born in North Carolina. 7.91% 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
20202,565331.30%
20192,532331.32%
20182,499431.75%
20172,456331.36%
20162,423451.89%
20152,378271.15%
20142,351140.60%
20132,337120.52%
20122,325100.43%
20112,315170.74%
20102,2980.00%