Hertford is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 2,123, it is the 248th largest city in North Carolina and the 7375th largest city in the United States. Hertford is currently growing at a rate of 0.24% annually but its population has decreased by -0.93% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,143 in 2010. Hertford reached it's highest population of 2,158 in 2012. Spanning over 3 miles, Hertford has a population density of 742 people per square mile.
The average household income in Hertford is $43,126 with a poverty rate of 27.53%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $725 per month, and the median house value is $131,900. The median age in Hertford is 41.1 years, 39.7 years for males, and 44.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 69.5 males.