Old Fort, North Carolina Population 2020

925

Old Fort is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 925, it is the 343rd largest city in North Carolina and the 10645th largest city in the United States. Old Fort is currently growing at a rate of 0.33% annually and its population has increased by 1.87% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 908 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Old Fort has a population density of 758 people per square mile.

The average household income in Old Fort is $39,020 with a poverty rate of 30.56%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $525 per month, and the median house value is $66,200. The median age in Old Fort is 42.3 years, 26.9 years for males, and 48.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 82.2 males.

Old Fort Demographics

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

  • White: 88.56%
  • Black or African American: 9.67%
  • Two or more races: 1.78%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Old Fort, North Carolina is 925, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 919.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 908.

Old Fort, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White79788.56%
Black or African American879.67%
Two or More Races161.78%

Old Fort Population Pyramid 2020

Old Fort Median Age

42.3


Total

26.9


Male

48.8


Female

Old Fort Adults

There are 727 adults, (174 of whom are seniors) in Old Fort.

Old Fort Age Dependency

62.7

Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Old Fort Sex Ratio

Female

494

54.89%

Male

406

45.11%

Old Fort Households and Families

Old Fort Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Old Fort Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.8%25.2%
Non Family61.2%38.8%
All58.7%41.3%
Female42.6%57.4%
Male0%0%

58.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4212.1458.7
Non Family1781.2261.2
Female1362.5342.6
Married1073.1674.8
Male00

2.72

Average Family Size

2.14

Average Household Size

8.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Old Fort Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade507.94%
9th to 12th Grade7411.75%
High School Graduate20632.70%
Some College18629.52%
Associates Degree8813.97%
Bachelors Degree182.86%
Graduate Degree81.27%

Old Fort Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White55744226
Black7064
Multiple Races3

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 91.43%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 4.67%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,071$35,893$25,326
Less Than High School$16,250$$15,655
High School Grad$$$14,271
Some College$26,960$35,750$26,757
Bachelors Degree$63,594$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,071

Average Earnings

$35,893

Average Male

$25,326

Average Female

Old Fort Language

Old Fort Language by Age

Old Fort Language

99.76% of Old Fort residents speak only English, while 0.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.24% of the population.

Old Fort Poverty

Old Fort Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White77424932.17%
Hispanic2323100.00%
Multiple16318.75%

30.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

32.02%

Male Poverty Rate

29.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Old Fort

The race most likely to be in poverty in Old Fort is Hispanic, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Old Fort is Multiple, with 18.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 13.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 33.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.13%.

Name Poverty
High School35.44%
Less Than High School32.26%
Some College16.79%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Employed27.27%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed12.43%

Old Fort Income

Old Fort Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$26,932$39,020
Families$30,464$44,205
Married Families$57,188-
Non Families$25,104$30,434

Old Fort Marital Status

Old Fort Marital Status

Marriage Rates

30.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.5%

Male Marriage Rate

26.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Old Fort Married by Age and Sex

Old Fort Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Old Fort Marital Status by Race

Old Fort Veterans

67

Number of Veterans

64

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam21
World War II18
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
75+34
65 to 7415
35 to 5411
55 to 647
18 to 34

$Old Fort Veterans by Education

19.40%

Veteran Poverty Rate

49.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Old Fort Employment Status

56.4%

Labor Force Participation

56%

Employment Rate

0.7%

Unemployment Rate

Old Fort 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

81.33%

Born in North Carolina

98.89%

Native Born

1.11%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.89% of Old Fort residents were born in the United States, with 81.33% 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
202092530.33%
201992230.33%
201891980.88%
201791130.33%
2016908-2-0.22%
201591030.33%
2014907-2-0.22%
201390910.11%
20129080.00%
201190810.11%
20109070.00%