Middlesex, North Carolina Population 2020

827

Middlesex is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 827, it is the 357th largest city in North Carolina and the 11144th largest city in the United States. Middlesex is currently growing at a rate of 0.24% annually and its population has increased by 0.61% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 822 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Middlesex has a population density of 791 people per square mile.

The average household income in Middlesex is $38,823 with a poverty rate of 31.06%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $525 per month, and the median house value is $104,100. The median age in Middlesex is 36.1 years, 30 years for males, and 43.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.4 males.

Middlesex Demographics

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

  • White: 62.84%
  • Black or African American: 29.81%
  • Other race: 7.35%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Middlesex, North Carolina is 827, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 823.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 822.

Middlesex, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White60762.84%
Black or African American28829.81%
Some Other Race717.35%

Middlesex Population Pyramid 2020

Middlesex Median Age

36.1


Total

30


Male

43.8


Female

Middlesex Adults

There are 690 adults, (141 of whom are seniors) in Middlesex.

Middlesex Age Dependency

76

Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Middlesex Sex Ratio

Female

497

51.45%

Male

469

48.55%

Middlesex Households and Families

Middlesex Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Middlesex Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male94.1%5.9%
Married79.5%20.5%
All56.4%43.6%
Non Family51%49%
Female33.3%66.7%

56.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4112.3556.4
Non Family1471.1351
Married1273.0579.5
Female1203.1133.3
Male172.3594.1

3

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

1.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Middlesex Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade355.64%
9th to 12th Grade8313.37%
High School Graduate23337.52%
Some College13221.26%
Associates Degree6610.63%
Bachelors Degree6710.79%
Graduate Degree50.81%

Middlesex Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White40233565
Black1631277
Hispanic5641
Other Race3318

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 83.33%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 16.17%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,737$33,333$12,813
Less Than High School$8,712$16,500$8,258
High School Grad$21,442$31,719$
Some College$32,639$39,792$25,156
Bachelors Degree$28,929$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$24,737

Average Earnings

$33,333

Average Male

$12,813

Average Female

Middlesex Language

Middlesex Language by Age

Middlesex Language

89.93% of Middlesex residents speak only English, while 10.07% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.73% of the population.

Middlesex Poverty

Middlesex Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White53514426.92%
Black28810737.15%
Hispanic1495536.91%
Other712940.85%

31.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.93%

Male Poverty Rate

34.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Middlesex

The race most likely to be in poverty in Middlesex is Other, with 40.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Middlesex is White, with 26.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.51%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School68.64%
Some College21.72%
High School11.59%
Bachelors or Greater1.39%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed60.00%
Female Employed34.78%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed5.69%

Middlesex Income

Middlesex Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,558$38,823
Families$41,923$47,350
Married Families$53,523-
Non Families$17,083$22,779

Middlesex Marital Status

Middlesex Marital Status

Marriage Rates

35.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.4%

Male Marriage Rate

31.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Middlesex Married by Age and Sex

Middlesex 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.

Middlesex Marital Status by Race

Middlesex Veterans

66

Number of Veterans

66

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam41
First Gulf War13
Second Gulf War4
Korea3
World War II2
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7421
75+18
55 to 6412
35 to 5411
18 to 344
Name Veterans % of Total
White5010.66%
Black168.51%

$Middlesex Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Middlesex Employment Status

59.7%

Labor Force Participation

58.4%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Middlesex 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

76.40%

Born in North Carolina

96.27%

Native Born

3.73%

Foreign Born

3.11%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.27% of Middlesex residents were born in the United States, with 76.40% having been born in North Carolina. 3.11% 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
202082720.24%
201982520.24%
201882310.12%
201782220.24%
2016820111.36%
2015809-2-0.25%
2014811-2-0.25%
2013813-3-0.37%
2012816-2-0.24%
2011818-1-0.12%
20108190.00%