Pinehurst, North Carolina Population 2020

16,956

Pinehurst is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 16,956, it is the 57th largest city in North Carolina and the 2107th largest city in the United States. Pinehurst is currently growing at a rate of 1.91% annually and its population has increased by 29.20% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 13,124 in 2010. Spanning over 17 miles, Pinehurst has a population density of 1,016 people per square mile.

The average household income in Pinehurst is $103,793 with a poverty rate of 2.71%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,547 per month, and the median house value is $297,100. The median age in Pinehurst is 61.2 years, 59.9 years for males, and 61.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.4 males.

Pinehurst Demographics

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

  • White: 94.10%
  • Black or African American: 2.38%
  • Asian: 1.83%
  • Two or more races: 1.24%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.37%
  • Other race: 0.05%
  • Native American: 0.03%
The current population of Pinehurst, North Carolina is 16,956, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 16,320.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 13,124.

Pinehurst, North Carolina Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020101,5821,4501.43%
2019100,1321,4501.45%
201898,6821,4501.47%
201797,2321,8401.89%
201695,3921,3781.44%
201594,0141,1891.26%
201492,8251,4561.57%
201391,3691,1831.29%
201290,1869391.04%
201189,2476600.74%
201088,5870.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,88794.10%
Black or African American3772.38%
Asian2901.83%
Two or More Races1961.24%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander580.37%
Some Other Race80.05%
American Indian and Alaska Native50.03%

Pinehurst Population Pyramid 2020

Pinehurst Median Age

61.2


Total

59.9


Male

61.8


Female

Pinehurst Adults

There are 13,369 adults, (6,726 of whom are seniors) in Pinehurst.

Pinehurst Age Dependency

138.2

Age Dependency Ratio

101.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Pinehurst Sex Ratio

Female

8,098

51.19%

Male

7,723

48.81%

Pinehurst Households and Families

Pinehurst Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pinehurst Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.2%9.8%
All85.5%14.5%
Male79.1%20.9%
Non Family77.9%22.1%
Female63.5%36.5%

85.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,2412.1585.5
Married4,6842.5790.2
Non Family2,2581.177.9
Female2083.4763.5
Male913.279.1

2.6

Average Family Size

2.15

Average Household Size

2.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pinehurst Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1010.77%
9th to 12th Grade2181.67%
High School Graduate1,74413.33%
Some College2,30317.60%
Associates Degree1,1799.01%
Bachelors Degree4,27432.66%
Graduate Degree3,26624.96%

Pinehurst Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,04611,7987,242
Black35834728
Hispanic315304147
Asian275254119
Multiple Races5959
Islander471919
Other Race888
Native American555

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american 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$48,793$55,039$36,715
Less Than High School$$$12,596
High School Grad$29,113$29,593$23,750
Some College$41,015$52,181$24,795
Bachelors Degree$45,223$50,739$42,586
Graduate Degree$70,341$112,784$59,153

$48,793

Average Earnings

$55,039

Average Male

$36,715

Average Female

Pinehurst Language

Pinehurst Language by Age

Pinehurst Language

92.99% of Pinehurst residents speak only English, while 7.01% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.37% of the population.

Pinehurst Poverty

Pinehurst Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,0403442.45%
Hispanic649426.47%
Black3363610.71%
Multiple196199.69%

2.71%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.28%

Male Poverty Rate

3.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pinehurst

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pinehurst is Black, with 10.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pinehurst is White, with 2.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 1.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 4.46%.

Name Poverty
High School6.03%
Some College2.73%
Bachelors or Greater2.03%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed39.29%
Female Unemployed19.64%
Female Employed1.28%
Male Employed0.00%

Pinehurst Income

Pinehurst Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$80,128$103,793
Families$95,900$118,026
Married Families$98,382-
Non Families$49,032$71,340

Pinehurst Marital Status

Pinehurst Marital Status

Marriage Rates

69.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

74.0%

Male Marriage Rate

65.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Pinehurst Married by Age and Sex

Pinehurst 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 45-54.

Pinehurst Marital Status by Race

Pinehurst Veterans

2,313

Number of Veterans

2,058

Male Veterans

255

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,019
First Gulf War497
Korea311
Second Gulf War281
World War II232
Age Group Veterans
75+990
65 to 74706
35 to 54407
55 to 64190
18 to 3420
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,19917.97%
Hispanic15547.99%
Black8624.02%
Hawaiian2859.57%

$Pinehurst Veterans by Education

3.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pinehurst Employment Status

42.4%

Labor Force Participation

38.7%

Employment Rate

2.6%

Unemployment Rate

Pinehurst 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

24.21%

Born in North Carolina

95.01%

Native Born

4.99%

Foreign Born

1.06%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.01% of Pinehurst residents were born in the United States, with 24.21% having been born in North Carolina. 1.06% 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
202016,9563181.91%
201916,6383181.95%
201816,3202631.64%
201716,0573182.02%
201615,7391500.96%
201515,5892231.45%
201415,3661971.30%
201315,1691761.17%
201214,9931180.79%
201114,875820.55%
201014,7935,0874.30%
20009,7064,6036.64%
19905,1031,6824.08%
19803,4210.00%