Hertford, North Carolina Population 2022

1,892
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Hertford is a city located in Perquimans County North Carolina. Hertford has a 2020 population of 1,892. Hertford is currently declining at a rate of -1.10% annually and its population has decreased by -2.17% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,934 in 2010.

The average household income in Hertford is $47,880 with a poverty rate of 24.75%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $783 per month, and the median house value is $141,200. The median age in Hertford is 37.7 years, 37.9 years for males, and 36.9 years for females.

Hertford Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Hertfordwas:

  • White: 56.49%
  • Black or African American: 42.00%
  • Other race: 0.99%
  • Two or more races: 0.47%
  • Asian: 0.05%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Hertford, North Carolina is 1,892 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,934.

Hertford, North Carolina Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,20156.49%
Black or African American89342.00%
Asian10.05%
Some Other Race210.99%
Two or More Races100.47%
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Hertford Population by Race

Hertford Population Pyramid 2022

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Hertford Median Age

41.4


Total

43.7


Male

36.6


Female

Hertford Adults

There are 1,574 adults, (494 of whom are seniors) in Hertford.

Hertford Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

45.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Hertford Sex Ratio

Female

1,254

58.98%

Male

872

41.02%

Hertford Population by Age

Hertford Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hertford Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.5%11.5%
Non Family61.3%38.7%
All56.3%43.7%
Female20.2%79.8%
Male0%100%

56.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hertford Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8992.2956.3
Married2782.6288.5
Male3430
Female2433.5620.2
Non Family3441.0561.3

2.99

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

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Hertford Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade563.81%
9th to 12th Grade21914.92%
High School Graduate49233.51%
Some College37825.75%
Associates Degree14910.15%
Bachelors Degree1016.88%
Graduate Degree734.97%
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Hertford Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hertford Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White883773135
Black56841739
Asian11
Hispanic6546
Other Race7

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 15.29%.

Hertford Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,250$42,288$22,788
Less Than 9th Grade$$55,952$24,167
High School Graduate$40,021$40,708$18,563
Some College$21,042$$21,250
Bachelors Degree$52,650$53,750$
Graduate Degree$38,800$$38,550

$31,250

Average Earnings

$42,288

Average Male

$22,788

Average Female

Hertford Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hertford Language by Age

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Hertford Language

97.81% of Hertford residents speak only English, while 2.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.19% of the population.

Hertford Language

Hertford Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple1010100.00%
Black86940246.26%
Hispanic994141.41%
White1,1671028.74%
OtherNaN%

24.75%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.98%

Male Poverty Rate

30.24%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hertford

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hertford is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hertford is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 33.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.09%.

Hertford Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade28.76%
High School17.89%
Some College24.48%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Hertford Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.00%
Male Unemployed41.51%
Female Employed19.68%
Female Unemployed22.22%

Hertford Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hertford Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$40,750$46,254
Families$43,688$48,532
Married Families$58,333-
Non Families$31,250$40,251
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Income by Household Type

Hertford Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.6%

Male Marriage Rate

37.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Hertford Married by Age and Sex

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Hertford 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 35-44.

Hertford Marital Status by Race

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Hertford Marital Status

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107

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War5
First Gulf War5
Vietnam52
Korea7
World War II18

Hertford Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5410
55 to 6420
65 to 7438
75+39

Hertford Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White9610.20%
Black111.78%

Hertford Veterans by Race

Hertford Veterans by Education

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1.87%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hertford Veterans by Education

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50.8%

Labor Force Participation

45.4%

Employment Rate

10%

Unemployment Rate

Hertford Employment by Age

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Hertford Employment by Race

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Hertford Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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69.29%

Born in Hertford

98.49%

Native Born

1.51%

Foreign Born

1.51%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.49% of Hertford residents were born in the United States, with 69.29% having been born in North Carolina. 1.51% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Hertford Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20102,1430.00%
20112,122-21-0.98%
20122,101-21-0.99%
20132,080-21-1.00%
20142,059-21-1.01%
20152,038-21-1.02%
20162,017-21-1.03%
20171,996-21-1.04%
20181,975-21-1.05%
20191,954-21-1.06%
20201,934-20-1.02%
20211,913-21-1.09%
20221,892-21-1.10%

Hertford Population by Year