James City, North Carolina Population 2020

5,684

James City is a city located in North Carolina. James City has a 2020 population of 5,684. James City is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -3.64% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,899 in 2010. James City reached it's highest population of 6,013 in 2012.

The average household income in James City is $81,895 with a poverty rate of 16.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $811 per month, and the median house value is $151,200. The median age in James City is 45.9 years, 47.5 years for males, and 45 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.3 males.

James City Demographics

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

  • White: 84.11%
  • Black or African American: 8.85%
  • Native American: 3.33%
  • Two or more races: 2.25%
  • Other race: 1.46%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of James City, North Carolina is 5,684, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,684.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,899.

James City, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,78184.11%
Black or African American5038.85%
American Indian and Alaska Native1893.33%
Two or More Races1282.25%
Some Other Race831.46%

James City Population Pyramid 2020

James City Median Age

45.9


Total

47.5


Male

45


Female

James City Adults

There are 4,524 adults, (1,084 of whom are seniors) in James City.

James City Age Dependency

65.2

Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.7

Child Dependency Ratio

James City Sex Ratio

Female

2,956

52.01%

Male

2,728

47.99%

James City Households and Families

James City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

James City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.3%8.7%
All77.4%22.6%
Non Family71.7%28.3%
Male59.4%40.6%
Female40.9%59.1%

77.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3452.3577.4
Married1,1002.9991.3
Non Family8721.2371.7
Male1872.9459.4
Female1863.2240.9

2.97

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

1.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

James City Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2145.10%
9th to 12th Grade4079.71%
High School Graduate1,03724.74%
Some College99723.78%
Associates Degree56613.50%
Bachelors Degree57713.76%
Graduate Degree3949.40%

James City Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,5253,144894
Black40722777
Hispanic205168
Native American8978
Other Race8346
Multiple Races3119

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 89.19%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 25.36%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,601$38,906$30,943
Less Than High School$12,061$12,365$
High School Grad$29,725$31,563$23,182
Some College$31,798$36,285$26,667
Bachelors Degree$54,135$58,906$45,625
Graduate Degree$70,714$150,795$38,750

$35,601

Average Earnings

$38,906

Average Male

$30,943

Average Female

James City Language

James City Language by Age

James City Language

94.86% of James City residents speak only English, while 5.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.95% of the population.

James City Poverty

James City Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,49051011.36%
Hispanic43725959.27%
Multiple1289271.88%
Other837691.57%
Black4596213.51%

16.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.62%

Male Poverty Rate

17.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in James City

The race most likely to be in poverty in James City is Other, with 91.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in James City is White, with 11.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.15%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.29%
High School20.70%
Some College13.11%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.81%
Male Unemployed38.67%
Male Employed9.98%
Female Employed4.16%

James City Income

James City Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,703$81,895
Families$68,922$109,433
Married Families$75,000-
Non Families$23,170$33,816

James City Marital Status

James City Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.6%

Male Marriage Rate

47.8%

Female Marriage Rate

James City Married by Age and Sex

James City Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

James City Marital Status by Race

James City Veterans

732

Number of Veterans

703

Male Veterans

29

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam352
First Gulf War225
Second Gulf War110
Korea45
World War II27
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54237
65 to 74178
55 to 64169
75+111
18 to 3437
Name Veterans % of Total
White68718.25%
Black459.74%

$James City Veterans by Education

11.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

James City Employment Status

58.2%

Labor Force Participation

51.3%

Employment Rate

9.2%

Unemployment Rate

James City 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

54.38%

Born in North Carolina

98.08%

Native Born

1.92%

Foreign Born

1.92%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.08% of James City residents were born in the United States, with 54.38% having been born in North Carolina. 1.92% 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
20205,6840.00%
20195,6840.00%
20185,684-198-3.37%
20175,8821462.55%
20165,7362234.04%
20155,513-122-2.17%
20145,635270.48%
20135,608-405-6.74%
20126,013490.82%
20115,964651.10%
20105,8990.00%