Hightsville, North Carolina Population 2020

777

Hightsville is a city located in North Carolina. Hightsville has a 2020 population of 777. Hightsville is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 5.14% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 739 in 2010. Hightsville reached it's highest population of 889 in 2016.

The average household income in Hightsville is $29,727 with a poverty rate of 39.94%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $218,300. The median age in Hightsville is 44.1 years, 42.1 years for males, and 53 years for females. For every 100 females there are 306.8 males.

Hightsville Demographics

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

  • White: 67.44%
  • Black or African American: 28.57%
  • Native American: 2.96%
  • Two or more races: 1.03%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Hightsville, North Carolina is 777, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 777.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 739.

Hightsville, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White52467.44%
Black or African American22228.57%
American Indian and Alaska Native232.96%
Two or More Races81.03%

Hightsville Population Pyramid 2020

Hightsville Median Age

44.1


Total

42.1


Male

53


Female

Hightsville Adults

There are 728 adults, (91 of whom are seniors) in Hightsville.

Hightsville Age Dependency

22

Age Dependency Ratio

14.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

7.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Hightsville Sex Ratio

Female

191

24.58%

Male

586

75.42%

Hightsville Households and Families

Hightsville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hightsville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family75%25%
All70.4%29.6%
Married52.9%47.1%
Female0%0%
Male0%0%

70.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1622.2270.4
Non Family1281.8875
Married343.5352.9
Female00
Male00

3.53

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

46.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hightsville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade243.30%
9th to 12th Grade456.18%
High School Graduate30842.31%
Some College18124.86%
Associates Degree354.81%
Bachelors Degree11716.07%
Graduate Degree182.47%

Hightsville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White451428135
Black222202
Hispanic339
Native American2323
Multiple Races86

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 white people with a rate of 29.93%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$8,906$6,322$14,755
Less Than High School$2,500$2,500$
High School Grad$8,889$9,861$
Some College$$$23,403
Bachelors Degree$12,721$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$8,906

Average Earnings

$6,322

Average Male

$14,755

Average Female

Hightsville Language

Hightsville Language by Age

Hightsville Language

90.99% of Hightsville residents speak only English, while 9.01% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.31% of the population.

Hightsville Poverty

Hightsville Poverty by Race

39.94%

Overall Poverty Rate

35.53%

Male Poverty Rate

43.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hightsville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hightsville is White, with 42.95% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hightsville is White, with 42.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 66.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.51%.

Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater85.37%
High School38.10%
Some College0.00%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed54.26%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed57.45%

Hightsville Income

Hightsville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households-$29,727
Families--
Married Families--
Non Families-$27,767

Hightsville Marital Status

Hightsville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

24.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

16.3%

Male Marriage Rate

49.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Hightsville Married by Age and Sex

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

Hightsville Veterans

61

Number of Veterans

61

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam10
First Gulf War7
World War II
Korea
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
55 to 6429
35 to 5425
18 to 347
75+
65 to 74
Name Veterans % of Total
White418.63%
Black209.01%

$Hightsville Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

60.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hightsville Employment Status

32.4%

Labor Force Participation

19.5%

Employment Rate

39.8%

Unemployment Rate

Hightsville 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

46.20%

Born in North Carolina

94.59%

Native Born

5.41%

Foreign Born

3.09%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.59% of Hightsville residents were born in the United States, with 46.20% having been born in North Carolina. 3.09% 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
20207770.00%
20197770.00%
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%