Long View, North Carolina Population 2020

4,985

Long View is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 4,985, it is the 143rd largest city in North Carolina and the 4752nd largest city in the United States. Long View is currently growing at a rate of 0.69% annually and its population has increased by 2.34% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,871 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Long View has a population density of 1,245 people per square mile.

The average household income in Long View is $47,791 with a poverty rate of 19.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $647 per month, and the median house value is $88,800. The median age in Long View is 36.8 years, 34.4 years for males, and 40.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 106.8 males.

Long View Demographics

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

  • White: 72.92%
  • Black or African American: 14.61%
  • Other race: 7.72%
  • Two or more races: 2.79%
  • Asian: 1.21%
  • Native American: 0.75%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Long View, North Carolina is 4,985, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,917.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,871.

Long View, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,60972.92%
Black or African American72314.61%
Some Other Race3827.72%
Two or More Races1382.79%
Asian601.21%
American Indian and Alaska Native370.75%

Long View Population Pyramid 2020

Long View Median Age

36.8


Total

34.4


Male

40.5


Female

Long View Adults

There are 3,868 adults, (890 of whom are seniors) in Long View.

Long View Age Dependency

66.2

Age Dependency Ratio

29.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Long View Sex Ratio

Female

2,393

48.35%

Male

2,556

51.65%

Long View Households and Families

Long View Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Long View Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male86.6%13.4%
Married68.5%31.5%
All52.7%47.3%
Non Family40.6%59.4%
Female34%66%

52.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0472.4252.7
Non Family8371.2840.6
Married8252.9968.5
Female3033.3834
Male824.6886.6

3.07

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

10.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Long View Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade41511.72%
9th to 12th Grade36810.39%
High School Graduate1,07830.43%
Some College83123.46%
Associates Degree43412.25%
Bachelors Degree3188.98%
Graduate Degree982.77%

Long View Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,8122,310400
Black4132689
Hispanic228927
Other Race17357
Asian6060
Multiple Races1616
Native American1313

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 14.22%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,250$32,552$24,238
Less Than High School$25,987$29,091$17,875
High School Grad$25,640$26,098$22,472
Some College$26,538$35,156$25,047
Bachelors Degree$38,203$54,896$31,161
Graduate Degree$$53,563$

$27,250

Average Earnings

$32,552

Average Male

$24,238

Average Female

Long View Language

Long View Language by Age

Long View Language

90.98% of Long View residents speak only English, while 9.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.55% of the population.

Long View Poverty

Long View Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,54341711.77%
Black70828139.69%
Hispanic44822650.45%
Other38219150.00%
Multiple1384230.43%

19.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.13%

Male Poverty Rate

20.06%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Long View

The race most likely to be in poverty in Long View is Hispanic, with 50.45% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Long View is White, with 11.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.40%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.14%
High School18.18%
Some College8.77%
Bachelors or Greater1.68%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed55.04%
Female Unemployed51.61%
Female Employed9.37%
Male Employed5.40%

Long View Income

Long View Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,987$47,791
Families$44,211$51,319
Married Families$49,548-
Non Families$23,168$37,770

Long View Marital Status

Long View Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.8%

Male Marriage Rate

42.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Long View Married by Age and Sex

Long View 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.

Long View Marital Status by Race

Long View Veterans

377

Number of Veterans

377

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam139
Korea103
First Gulf War58
Second Gulf War48
World War II26
Age Group Veterans
75+186
55 to 6490
18 to 3448
35 to 5442
65 to 7411
Name Veterans % of Total
White32410.67%
Black5310.06%

$Long View Veterans by Education

4.51%

Veteran Poverty Rate

69.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Long View Employment Status

59.3%

Labor Force Participation

52.7%

Employment Rate

10.9%

Unemployment Rate

Long View 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

73.29%

Born in North Carolina

95.39%

Native Born

4.61%

Foreign Born

3.25%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.39% of Long View residents were born in the United States, with 73.29% having been born in North Carolina. 3.25% 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
20204,985340.69%
20194,951340.69%
20184,917180.37%
20174,899340.70%
20164,865-2-0.04%
20154,86750.10%
20144,862-6-0.12%
20134,8680.00%
20124,868-4-0.08%
20114,872-12-0.25%
20104,8841620.34%
20004,7221,4933.87%
19903,229-358-1.05%
19803,5872270.66%
19703,3603631.15%
19602,9970.00%