Pinetops, North Carolina Population 2020

1,214

Pinetops is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 1,214, it is the 316th largest city in North Carolina and the 9531st largest city in the United States. Pinetops is currently declining at a rate of -1.62% annually and its population has decreased by -11.64% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,374 in 2010. Pinetops reached it's highest population of 1,376 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Pinetops has a population density of 1,210 people per square mile.

The average household income in Pinetops is $43,668 with a poverty rate of 27.39%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $580 per month, and the median house value is $66,300. The median age in Pinetops is 41.1 years, 37.7 years for males, and 43.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.3 males.

Pinetops Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 61.74%
  • White: 38.26%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Pinetops, North Carolina is 1,214, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,254.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,374.

Pinetops, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American78661.74%
White48738.26%

Pinetops Population Pyramid 2020

Pinetops Median Age

41.1


Total

37.7


Male

43.8


Female

Pinetops Adults

There are 962 adults, (254 of whom are seniors) in Pinetops.

Pinetops Age Dependency

79.8

Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Pinetops Sex Ratio

Female

669

52.55%

Male

604

47.45%

Pinetops Households and Families

Pinetops Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pinetops Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married60.5%39.5%
Non Family51.2%48.8%
All46.6%53.4%
Male32.4%67.6%
Female27.6%72.4%

46.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5492.3246.6
Married1952.6860.5
Non Family1641.2451.2
Female1562.8427.6
Male343.0632.4

2.67

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

9.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pinetops Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade505.82%
9th to 12th Grade11513.39%
High School Graduate36642.61%
Some College17620.49%
Associates Degree596.87%
Bachelors Degree617.10%
Graduate Degree323.73%

Pinetops Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black50839433
White35130060
Hispanic18135

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 85.47%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 27.78%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,944$30,750$16,744
Less Than High School$17,188$$16,667
High School Grad$15,714$22,727$
Some College$24,196$32,667$16,411
Bachelors Degree$31,667$30,714$50,500
Graduate Degree$$$53,750

$22,944

Average Earnings

$30,750

Average Male

$16,744

Average Female

Pinetops Language

Pinetops Language by Age

Pinetops Language

96.04% of Pinetops residents speak only English, while 3.96% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.96% of the population.

Pinetops Poverty

Pinetops Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black78625532.44%
White4708918.94%

27.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.66%

Male Poverty Rate

35.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pinetops

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pinetops is Black, with 32.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pinetops is White, with 18.94% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.94%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.70%
High School24.32%
Some College13.19%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed25.48%
Male Unemployed19.05%
Male Employed3.61%

Pinetops Income

Pinetops Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$28,188$43,668
Families$31,964$50,314
Married Families$56,458-
Non Families$16,389$23,415

Pinetops Marital Status

Pinetops Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.4%

Male Marriage Rate

36.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Pinetops Married by Age and Sex

Pinetops 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 35-44.

Pinetops Marital Status by Race

Pinetops Veterans

83

Number of Veterans

83

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War27
Vietnam23
Korea6
Second Gulf War6
World War II3
Age Group Veterans
75+26
35 to 5426
55 to 6418
65 to 7413
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White4311.56%
Black406.78%
Hispanic527.78%

$Pinetops Veterans by Education

19.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.96%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pinetops Employment Status

48.3%

Labor Force Participation

45.6%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Pinetops 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

85.00%

Born in North Carolina

98.27%

Native Born

1.73%

Foreign Born

1.02%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.27% of Pinetops residents were born in the United States, with 85.00% having been born in North Carolina. 1.02% 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
20201,214-20-1.62%
20191,234-20-1.59%
20181,254-19-1.49%
20171,273-20-1.55%
20161,293-16-1.22%
20151,309-21-1.58%
20141,330-16-1.19%
20131,346-8-0.59%
20121,354-6-0.44%
20111,360-16-1.16%
20101,3760.00%