Norlina, North Carolina Population 2020

1,050

Norlina is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 1,050, it is the 327th largest city in North Carolina and the 10104th largest city in the United States. Norlina is currently declining at a rate of -0.38% annually and its population has decreased by -6.08% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,118 in 2010. Norlina reached it's highest population of 1,122 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Norlina has a population density of 944 people per square mile.

The average household income in Norlina is $43,932 with a poverty rate of 23.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $490 per month, and the median house value is $75,000. The median age in Norlina is 46 years, 37.1 years for males, and 59 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.9 males.

Norlina Demographics

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

  • White: 56.77%
  • Black or African American: 42.33%
  • Two or more races: 0.91%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Norlina, North Carolina is 1,050, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,058.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,118.

Norlina, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White62556.77%
Black or African American46642.33%
Two or More Races100.91%

Norlina Population Pyramid 2020

Norlina Median Age

46


Total

37.1


Male

59


Female

Norlina Adults

There are 890 adults, (308 of whom are seniors) in Norlina.

Norlina Age Dependency

89.2

Age Dependency Ratio

52.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Norlina Sex Ratio

Female

583

52.95%

Male

518

47.05%

Norlina Households and Families

Norlina Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Norlina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.3%9.7%
Male84.2%15.8%
All55%45%
Non Family37.8%62.2%
Female31.1%68.9%

55.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5182.1355
Non Family2751.0737.8
Married1443.2890.3
Female613.5231.1
Male383.1684.2

3.3

Average Family Size

2.13

Average Household Size

2.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Norlina Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade465.58%
9th to 12th Grade668.01%
High School Graduate30737.26%
Some College22327.06%
Associates Degree8810.68%
Bachelors Degree779.34%
Graduate Degree172.06%

Norlina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White50045078
Black28522316
Hispanic3939
Multiple Races1010

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 15.60%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,500$33,125$22,188
Less Than High School$25,694$$24,875
High School Grad$23,264$28,646$20,250
Some College$34,000$42,969$27,000
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$2,500$$2,500

$27,500

Average Earnings

$33,125

Average Male

$22,188

Average Female

Norlina Language

Norlina Language by Age

Norlina Language

99.52% of Norlina residents speak only English, while 0.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.48% of the population.

Norlina Poverty

Norlina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black46618339.27%
White5967212.08%

23.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.73%

Male Poverty Rate

27.10%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Norlina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Norlina is Black, with 39.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Norlina is White, with 12.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.44%.

Name Poverty
High School30.62%
Less Than High School30.36%
Some College18.97%
Bachelors or Greater3.19%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed60.00%
Female Employed4.33%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Norlina Income

Norlina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$28,125$43,932
Families$65,446$65,371
Married Families$81,667-
Non Families$18,977$24,747

Norlina Marital Status

Norlina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

30.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.9%

Male Marriage Rate

26.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Norlina Married by Age and Sex

Norlina 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 35-44.

Norlina Marital Status by Race

Norlina Veterans

83

Number of Veterans

83

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
World War II22
Vietnam18
First Gulf War12
Korea
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
75+42
65 to 7418
35 to 5412
55 to 6411
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White6511.40%
Black185.81%

$Norlina Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Norlina Employment Status

51.3%

Labor Force Participation

49%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Norlina 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

75.93%

Born in North Carolina

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Norlina residents were born in the United States, with 75.93% having been born in North Carolina. 0.00% 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
20201,050-4-0.38%
20191,054-4-0.38%
20181,058-4-0.38%
20171,062-4-0.38%
20161,066-18-1.66%
20151,084-8-0.73%
20141,092-13-1.18%
20131,105-2-0.18%
20121,107-14-1.25%
20111,121-1-0.09%
20101,1220.00%