Hightsville, North Carolina Population 2021

977
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Hightsville is a city located in North Carolina. Hightsville has a 2020 population of 977. Hightsville is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 32.21% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 739 in 2010. Hightsville reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Hightsville is $20,931 with a poverty rate of 41.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,023 per month, and the median house value is $163,500. The median age in Hightsville is 41.2 years, 40.5 years for males, and 53.6 years for females.

Hightsville Demographics

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

  • White: 72.98%
  • Black or African American: 18.83%
  • Native American: 7.47%
  • Two or more races: 0.72%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Hightsville, North Carolina is 977 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 977.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 739.

Hightsville, North Carolina Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White71372.98%
Black or African American18418.83%
American Indian and Alaska Native737.47%
Two or More Races70.72%
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Hightsville Population by Race

Hightsville Population Pyramid $2021

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Hightsville Median Age

41.2


Total

40.5


Male

53.6


Female

Hightsville Adults

There are 915 adults, (136 of whom are seniors) in Hightsville.

Hightsville Age Dependency

25.4

Age Dependency Ratio

17.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

8

Child Dependency Ratio

Hightsville Sex Ratio

Female

208

21.29%

Male

769

78.71%

Hightsville Population by Age

Hightsville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hightsville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married0%100%
Male0%100%
Female0%0%
All75.7%24.3%
Non Family86.9%13.1%

75.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hightsville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2801.7175.7
Non Family2441.4186.9
Male222.680
Married145.360
Female00

3.25

Average Family Size

1.71

Average Household Size

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Hightsville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade404.57%
9th to 12th Grade546.16%
High School Graduate33638.36%
Some College26129.79%
Associates Degree333.77%
Bachelors Degree15217.35%
Graduate Degree0.00%
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Hightsville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hightsville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White595564152
Black184166
Native American7347
Hispanic269
2+ Races75

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.79%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 25.55%.

Hightsville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$9,764$8,587$14,306
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$9,732$13,636$
Some College$$3,693$
Bachelors Degree$8,950$7,825$
Graduate Degree$$$

$9,764

Average Earnings

$8,587

Average Male

$14,306

Average Female

Hightsville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hightsville Language by Age

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Hightsville Language

95.92% of Hightsville residents speak only English, while 4.08% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.97% of the population.

Hightsville Language

Hightsville Poverty by Race

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41.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

37.89%

Male Poverty Rate

45.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hightsville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hightsville is White, with 42.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hightsville is White, with 42.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 43.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 76.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.25%.

Hightsville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater100.00%
High School25.81%
Some College0.00%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Hightsville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed52.33%
Female Employed40.48%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed64.67%

Hightsville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hightsville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$14,335$20,931
Families--
Married Families--
Non Families$13,766$18,895
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Income by Household Type

Hightsville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

14.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

9.9%

Male Marriage Rate

33.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Hightsville Married by Age and Sex

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Hightsville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Hightsville Marital Status by Race

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Hightsville Marital Status

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78

Number of Veterans

78

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War28
Vietnam8
World War II
Korea
Second Gulf War

Hightsville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5451
55 to 6423
18 to 344
75+
65 to 74

Hightsville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White659.98%
Black137.07%

Hightsville Veterans by Race

Hightsville Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

65.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hightsville Veterans by Education

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30.4%

Labor Force Participation

21%

Employment Rate

30.9%

Unemployment Rate

Hightsville Employment by Age

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Hightsville Employment by Race

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Hightsville 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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57.32%

Born in Hightsville

93.14%

Native Born

6.86%

Foreign Born

1.74%

Non Citizen

5.12%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.14% of Hightsville residents were born in the United States, with 57.32% having been born in North Carolina. 1.74% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Hightsville Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20219770.00%
20209770.00%
201997720025.74%
2018777-47-5.70%
2017824-65-7.31%
2016889617.37%
201582812818.29%
2014700-130-15.66%
2013830415.20%
20127897210.04%
2011717-22-2.98%
20107390.00%

Hightsville Population by Year