Huntersville, North Carolina Population 2020

59,260

Huntersville is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 59,260, it is the 17th largest city in North Carolina and the 654th largest city in the United States. Huntersville is currently growing at a rate of 1.86% annually and its population has increased by 26.70% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 46,773 in 2010. Spanning over 41 miles, Huntersville has a population density of 1,455 people per square mile.

The average household income in Huntersville is $115,777 with a poverty rate of 5.22%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,288 per month, and the median house value is $283,300. The median age in Huntersville is 37 years, 36 years for males, and 37.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.6 males.

Huntersville Demographics

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

  • White: 80.48%
  • Black or African American: 11.71%
  • Two or more races: 2.70%
  • Asian: 2.59%
  • Other race: 2.19%
  • Native American: 0.33%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Huntersville, North Carolina is 59,260, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 57,098.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 46,773.

Huntersville, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White43,91880.48%
Black or African American6,38811.71%
Two or More Races1,4762.70%
Asian1,4152.59%
Some Other Race1,1952.19%
American Indian and Alaska Native1800.33%

Huntersville Population Pyramid 2020

Huntersville Median Age

37


Total

36


Male

37.7


Female

Huntersville Adults

There are 39,132 adults, (5,025 of whom are seniors) in Huntersville.

Huntersville Age Dependency

60

Age Dependency Ratio

14.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Huntersville Sex Ratio

Female

27,900

51.13%

Male

26,672

48.87%

Huntersville Households and Families

Huntersville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Huntersville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.1%13.9%
All75.2%24.8%
Female59.2%40.8%
Male57.3%42.7%
Non Family56%44%

75.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All19,8522.7375.2
Married12,4563.2886.1
Non Family5,0511.2256
Female1,6823.0859.2
Male6633.0457.3

3.22

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

4.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Huntersville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4521.24%
9th to 12th Grade8302.28%
High School Graduate4,74313.02%
Some College6,90418.95%
Associates Degree3,1578.67%
Bachelors Degree14,12238.77%
Graduate Degree6,21717.07%

Huntersville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White28,77528,08216,612
Black3,9093,7912,049
Hispanic1,9821,562610
Asian954903713
Multiple Races788788306
Other Race64838491
Native American11711762

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 asian people with a rate of 74.74%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$56,607$70,403$43,177
Less Than High School$19,769$24,412$15,333
High School Grad$34,724$47,635$20,556
Some College$41,755$51,928$31,181
Bachelors Degree$70,777$91,750$55,299
Graduate Degree$78,305$113,912$56,687

$56,607

Average Earnings

$70,403

Average Male

$43,177

Average Female

Huntersville Language

Huntersville Language by Age

Huntersville Language

91.39% of Huntersville residents speak only English, while 8.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.02% of the population.

Huntersville Poverty

Huntersville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White41,2721,4563.53%
Hispanic3,85358915.29%
Black6,2955859.29%
Other1,19535829.96%
Asian1,4151208.48%
Multiple1,4761087.32%
Native18010.56%

5.22%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.31%

Male Poverty Rate

6.10%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Huntersville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Huntersville is Other, with 29.96% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Huntersville is Native, with 0.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.02%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.46%
Some College6.62%
High School6.28%
Bachelors or Greater2.71%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed23.78%
Male Unemployed16.42%
Male Employed2.63%
Female Employed2.47%

Huntersville Income

Huntersville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$97,320$115,777
Families$114,424$132,607
Married Families$126,067-
Non Families$54,147$64,120

Huntersville Marital Status

Huntersville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

64.4%

Male Marriage Rate

59.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Huntersville Married by Age and Sex

Huntersville 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 35-44.

Huntersville Marital Status by Race

Huntersville Veterans

2,578

Number of Veterans

2,398

Male Veterans

180

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War750
Vietnam745
Second Gulf War488
Korea103
World War II58
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54797
65 to 74639
55 to 64628
75+258
18 to 34256
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,0836.48%
Black4229.78%
Hispanic341.55%
Asian323.20%
2 or More273.04%
Indian1410.77%

$Huntersville Veterans by Education

4.27%

Veteran Poverty Rate

14.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Huntersville Employment Status

72.9%

Labor Force Participation

70.2%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Huntersville 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

37.43%

Born in North Carolina

93.68%

Native Born

6.32%

Foreign Born

3.12%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.68% of Huntersville residents were born in the United States, with 37.43% having been born in North Carolina. 3.12% 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
202059,2601,0811.86%
201958,1791,0811.89%
201857,0988971.60%
201756,2011,0811.96%
201655,1202,2904.33%
201552,8301,2352.39%
201451,5951,0612.10%
201350,5341,2542.54%
201249,2801,2452.59%
201148,0351,0762.29%
201046,95921,9996.52%
200024,96021,94623.54%
19903,0141,7148.77%
19801,300-200-1.42%
19701,5005004.14%
19601,0002001.12%
19408000.00%