Myrtle Grove, North Carolina Population 2020

10,563

Myrtle Grove is a city located in North Carolina. Myrtle Grove has a 2020 population of 10,563. Myrtle Grove is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 19.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,875 in 2010. Myrtle Grove reached it's highest population of 10,610 in 2017.

The average household income in Myrtle Grove is $100,361 with a poverty rate of 8.87%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,115 per month, and the median house value is $264,600. The median age in Myrtle Grove is 43.3 years, 42.6 years for males, and 43.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.5 males.

Myrtle Grove Demographics

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

  • White: 94.32%
  • Two or more races: 2.95%
  • Black or African American: 1.91%
  • Other race: 0.58%
  • Asian: 0.24%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Myrtle Grove, North Carolina is 10,563, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 10,563.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,875.

Myrtle Grove, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,96394.32%
Two or More Races3122.95%
Black or African American2021.91%
Some Other Race610.58%
Asian250.24%

Myrtle Grove Population Pyramid 2020

Myrtle Grove Median Age

43.3


Total

42.6


Male

43.8


Female

Myrtle Grove Adults

There are 8,151 adults, (2,096 of whom are seniors) in Myrtle Grove.

Myrtle Grove Age Dependency

74.5

Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Myrtle Grove Sex Ratio

Female

5,573

52.76%

Male

4,990

47.24%

Myrtle Grove Households and Families

Myrtle Grove Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Myrtle Grove Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.3%9.7%
All83.6%16.4%
Non Family79%21%
Female62.8%37.2%
Male53.7%46.3%

83.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,9092.6783.6
Married2,5352.9390.3
Non Family7781.3779
Female4622.8762.8
Male1344.6953.7

2.91

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.8%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Myrtle Grove Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade961.27%
9th to 12th Grade2583.42%
High School Graduate1,46119.38%
Some College1,60021.23%
Associates Degree82510.95%
Bachelors Degree2,02926.92%
Graduate Degree1,26816.82%

Myrtle Grove Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,9286,6713,082
Hispanic22120080
Black20217128
Multiple Races16111682
Other Race614029
Asian252525

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,347$53,099$40,755
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$28,491$30,575$24,250
Some College$37,078$41,547$21,800
Bachelors Degree$63,470$93,693$42,557
Graduate Degree$75,141$76,053$71,635

$42,347

Average Earnings

$53,099

Average Male

$40,755

Average Female

Myrtle Grove Language

Myrtle Grove Language by Age

Myrtle Grove Language

97.35% of Myrtle Grove residents speak only English, while 2.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.41% of the population.

Myrtle Grove Poverty

Myrtle Grove Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,5518578.97%
Hispanic3363410.12%
Multiple256259.77%
Black19221.04%

8.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.81%

Male Poverty Rate

8.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Myrtle Grove

The race most likely to be in poverty in Myrtle Grove is Hispanic, with 10.12% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Myrtle Grove is Black, with 1.04% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.01%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.81%
High School16.67%
Some College9.82%
Bachelors or Greater5.11%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed22.35%
Male Employed4.32%
Female Employed3.94%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Myrtle Grove Income

Myrtle Grove Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$76,606$100,361
Families$81,788$109,403
Married Families$94,063-
Non Families$53,056$58,726

Myrtle Grove Marital Status

Myrtle Grove Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

66.5%

Male Marriage Rate

56.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Myrtle Grove Married by Age and Sex

Myrtle Grove 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 55-64.

Myrtle Grove Marital Status by Race

Myrtle Grove Veterans

904

Number of Veterans

895

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam397
Second Gulf War203
First Gulf War138
Korea75
World War II8
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74341
75+200
55 to 64164
35 to 54127
18 to 3472
Name Veterans % of Total
White87011.31%
Black3416.83%
Hispanic3314.93%

$Myrtle Grove Veterans by Education

14.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Myrtle Grove Employment Status

59%

Labor Force Participation

56%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Myrtle Grove 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

52.33%

Born in North Carolina

98.28%

Native Born

1.72%

Foreign Born

0.36%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.28% of Myrtle Grove residents were born in the United States, with 52.33% having been born in North Carolina. 0.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202010,5630.00%
201910,5630.00%
201810,563-47-0.44%
201710,6107387.48%
20169,87290010.03%
20158,972-58-0.64%
20149,0304915.75%
20138,539-113-1.31%
20128,652-96-1.10%
20118,748-127-1.43%
20108,8750.00%