Moravian Falls, North Carolina Population 2020

1,997

Moravian Falls is a city located in North Carolina. Moravian Falls has a 2020 population of 1,997. Moravian Falls is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 5.05% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,901 in 2010. Moravian Falls reached it's highest population of 2,200 in 2017.

The average household income in Moravian Falls is $63,402 with a poverty rate of 13.92%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $697 per month, and the median house value is $170,100. The median age in Moravian Falls is 55 years, 56.7 years for males, and 52.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 101.9 males.

Moravian Falls Demographics

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

  • White: 93.54%
  • Black or African American: 4.81%
  • Native American: 1.15%
  • Two or more races: 0.50%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Moravian Falls, North Carolina is 1,997, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,997.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,901.

Moravian Falls, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,86893.54%
Black or African American964.81%
American Indian and Alaska Native231.15%
Two or More Races100.50%

Moravian Falls Population Pyramid 2020

Moravian Falls Median Age

55


Total

56.7


Male

52.7


Female

Moravian Falls Adults

There are 1,737 adults, (661 of whom are seniors) in Moravian Falls.

Moravian Falls Age Dependency

85.6

Age Dependency Ratio

61.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Moravian Falls Sex Ratio

Female

989

49.52%

Male

1,008

50.48%

Moravian Falls Households and Families

Moravian Falls Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Moravian Falls Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married96.8%3.2%
All86.8%13.2%
Female82.7%17.3%
Non Family69.7%30.3%

86.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9252.1686.8
Married5292.5596.8
Non Family2901.2469.7
Female982.7782.7
Male82100

2.55

Average Family Size

2.16

Average Household Size

8.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Moravian Falls Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade140.88%
9th to 12th Grade644.02%
High School Graduate64240.28%
Some College46128.92%
Associates Degree986.15%
Bachelors Degree20412.80%
Graduate Degree1116.96%

Moravian Falls Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,3771,338288
Hispanic181142
Black969614
Native American131313

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,044$40,625$35,609
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$40,109$32,266$40,250
Some College$28,906$40,995$
Bachelors Degree$44,143$38,897$85,852
Graduate Degree$$$

$39,044

Average Earnings

$40,625

Average Male

$35,609

Average Female

Moravian Falls Language

Moravian Falls Language by Age

Moravian Falls Language

82.72% of Moravian Falls residents speak only English, while 17.28% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 17.28% of the population.

Moravian Falls Poverty

Moravian Falls Poverty by Race

13.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.19%

Male Poverty Rate

13.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Moravian Falls

The race most likely to be in poverty in Moravian Falls is White, with 17.42% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Moravian Falls is White, with 17.42% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.16%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.79%
High School16.20%
Some College8.23%
Bachelors or Greater5.40%
Name Poverty
Female Employed12.75%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed17.33%

Moravian Falls Income

Moravian Falls Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,761$63,402
Families$56,172$76,476
Married Families$56,484-
Non Families$42,839$33,954

Moravian Falls Marital Status

Moravian Falls Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.1%

Male Marriage Rate

56.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Moravian Falls Married by Age and Sex

Moravian Falls 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 Over 65.

Moravian Falls Marital Status by Race

Moravian Falls Veterans

191

Number of Veterans

191

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War58
Korea35
First Gulf War21
Vietnam17
World War II15
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5472
75+53
55 to 6449
65 to 7417
18 to 34

$Moravian Falls Veterans by Education

27.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

54.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

Moravian Falls Employment Status

60.6%

Labor Force Participation

57.7%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Moravian Falls 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

71.06%

Born in North Carolina

91.19%

Native Born

8.81%

Foreign Born

8.81%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.19% of Moravian Falls residents were born in the United States, with 71.06% having been born in North Carolina. 8.81% 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
20201,9970.00%
20191,9970.00%
20181,997-203-9.23%
20172,20021010.55%
20161,99042627.24%
20151,564100.64%
20141,554-179-10.33%
20131,73341531.49%
20121,318-75-5.38%
20111,393-508-26.72%
20101,9010.00%