Plain View, North Carolina Population 2020

1,657

Plain View is a city located in North Carolina. Plain View has a 2020 population of 1,657. Plain View is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -15.50% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,961 in 2010. Plain View reached it's highest population of 2,450 in 2015.

The average household income in Plain View is $63,655 with a poverty rate of 15.64%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $604 per month, and the median house value is $154,500. The median age in Plain View is 46.1 years, 45.5 years for males, and 46.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 103.1 males.

Plain View Demographics

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

  • White: 81.77%
  • Black or African American: 16.54%
  • Asian: 1.27%
  • Other race: 0.42%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Plain View, North Carolina is 1,657, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,657.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,961.

Plain View, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,35581.77%
Black or African American27416.54%
Asian211.27%
Some Other Race70.42%

Plain View Population Pyramid 2020

Plain View Median Age

46.1


Total

45.5


Male

46.8


Female

Plain View Adults

There are 1,404 adults, (382 of whom are seniors) in Plain View.

Plain View Age Dependency

62.1

Age Dependency Ratio

37.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Plain View Sex Ratio

Female

816

49.25%

Male

841

50.75%

Plain View Households and Families

Plain View Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Plain View Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92%8%
Female77.6%22.4%
All76.8%23.2%
Non Family63.8%36.2%
Male59.4%40.6%

76.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7842.176.8
Non Family3561.1963.8
Married3382.6492
Female583.9577.6
Male323.2859.4

2.71

Average Family Size

2.1

Average Household Size

11.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Plain View Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade13210.48%
High School Graduate52441.59%
Some College31224.76%
Associates Degree564.44%
Bachelors Degree20316.11%
Graduate Degree332.62%

Plain View Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,122993215
Black110110
Asian212121
Hispanic74
Other Race74

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black 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$38,367$49,412$26,699
Less Than High School$21,375$$
High School Grad$39,847$39,792$
Some College$51,192$$
Bachelors Degree$$$26,453
Graduate Degree$$$

$38,367

Average Earnings

$49,412

Average Male

$26,699

Average Female

Plain View Language

Plain View Language by Age

Plain View Language

98.21% of Plain View residents speak only English, while 1.79% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.34% of the population.

Plain View Poverty

Plain View Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,35522216.38%
Black2473313.36%

15.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.79%

Male Poverty Rate

17.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Plain View

The race most likely to be in poverty in Plain View is White, with 16.38% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Plain View is Black, with 13.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.33%.

Name Poverty
High School15.27%
Some College12.50%
Less Than High School10.61%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed16.93%
Male Employed15.71%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Plain View Income

Plain View Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$59,342$63,655
Families$73,098$80,106
Married Families$79,423-
Non Families$23,750$39,569

Plain View Marital Status

Plain View Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.7%

Male Marriage Rate

48.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Plain View Married by Age and Sex

Plain View Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Plain View Marital Status by Race

Plain View Veterans

32

Number of Veterans

32

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam32
First Gulf War19
World War II
Korea
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
55 to 6419
65 to 7413
75+
35 to 54
18 to 34

$Plain View Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Plain View Employment Status

68.3%

Labor Force Participation

63.5%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Plain View 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

88.65%

Born in North Carolina

98.31%

Native Born

1.69%

Foreign Born

0.42%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.31% of Plain View residents were born in the United States, with 88.65% having been born in North Carolina. 0.42% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,6570.00%
20191,6570.00%
20181,657-463-21.84%
20172,120-318-13.04%
20162,438-12-0.49%
20152,45026712.23%
20142,183-107-4.67%
20132,290231.01%
20122,26727213.63%
20111,995341.73%
20101,9610.00%