Horse Shoe, North Carolina Population 2020

2,362

Horse Shoe is a city located in North Carolina. Horse Shoe has a 2020 population of 2,362. Horse Shoe is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 0.47% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,351 in 2010. Horse Shoe reached it's highest population of 2,906 in 2011.

The average household income in Horse Shoe is $77,363 with a poverty rate of 12.79%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $771 per month, and the median house value is $246,300. The median age in Horse Shoe is 52.3 years, 54.2 years for males, and 51.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.1 males.

Horse Shoe Demographics

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

  • White: 95.81%
  • Black or African American: 3.22%
  • Two or more races: 0.97%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Horse Shoe, North Carolina is 2,362, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,362.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,351.

Horse Shoe, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,26395.81%
Black or African American763.22%
Two or More Races230.97%

Horse Shoe Population Pyramid 2020

Horse Shoe Median Age

52.3


Total

54.2


Male

51.8


Female

Horse Shoe Adults

There are 1,959 adults, (743 of whom are seniors) in Horse Shoe.

Horse Shoe Age Dependency

94.2

Age Dependency Ratio

61.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Horse Shoe Sex Ratio

Female

1,256

53.18%

Male

1,106

46.82%

Horse Shoe Households and Families

Horse Shoe Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Horse Shoe Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married88.6%11.4%
Non Family84.4%15.6%
All82.8%17.2%
Female46.4%53.6%

82.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9572.4782.8
Married6782.6288.6
Non Family1351.1284.4
Female1253.1346.4
Male192.26100

2.6

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Horse Shoe Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade231.26%
9th to 12th Grade1146.25%
High School Graduate51128.03%
Some College45625.01%
Associates Degree19610.75%
Bachelors Degree31217.11%
Graduate Degree21111.57%

Horse Shoe Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,7471,610485
Black424231
Hispanic34347

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 73.81%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,181$40,288$36,250
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$26,827$26,976$22,212
Some College$34,946$41,827$29,063
Bachelors Degree$52,422$130,114$49,375
Graduate Degree$$$78,021

$39,181

Average Earnings

$40,288

Average Male

$36,250

Average Female

Horse Shoe Language

Horse Shoe Language by Age

Horse Shoe Language

97.44% of Horse Shoe residents speak only English, while 2.56% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.91% of the population.

Horse Shoe Poverty

Horse Shoe Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,22127112.20%
Black763039.47%

12.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.70%

Male Poverty Rate

19.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Horse Shoe

The race most likely to be in poverty in Horse Shoe is Black, with 39.47% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Horse Shoe is White, with 12.20% 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 7.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.56%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.82%
High School24.27%
Some College5.21%
Bachelors or Greater1.53%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed81.08%
Male Employed5.16%
Female Employed1.78%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Horse Shoe Income

Horse Shoe Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$67,917$77,363
Families$69,352$81,085
Married Families$72,875-
Non Families$22,679$45,691

Horse Shoe Marital Status

Horse Shoe Marital Status

Marriage Rates

66.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

70.6%

Male Marriage Rate

63.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Horse Shoe Married by Age and Sex

Horse Shoe 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 55-64.

Horse Shoe Marital Status by Race

Horse Shoe Veterans

202

Number of Veterans

202

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam117
First Gulf War12
Second Gulf War8
Korea7
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7498
55 to 6460
75+36
35 to 548
18 to 34

$Horse Shoe Veterans by Education

8.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Horse Shoe Employment Status

53.1%

Labor Force Participation

50.1%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Horse Shoe 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

53.64%

Born in North Carolina

97.33%

Native Born

2.67%

Foreign Born

1.27%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.33% of Horse Shoe residents were born in the United States, with 53.64% having been born in North Carolina. 1.27% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,3620.00%
20192,3620.00%
20182,362-93-3.79%
20172,455140.57%
20162,441-68-2.71%
20152,509-323-11.41%
20142,832-67-2.31%
20132,8991294.66%
20122,770-136-4.68%
20112,90655523.61%
20102,3510.00%