Prospect, North Carolina Population 2020

858

Prospect is a city located in North Carolina. Prospect has a 2020 population of 858. Prospect is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -12.54% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 981 in 2010. Prospect reached it's highest population of 981 in 2010.

The average household income in Prospect is $54,918 with a poverty rate of 20.63%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $575 per month, and the median house value is $113,500. The median age in Prospect is 35.4 years, 44 years for males, and 31.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 70.6 males.

Prospect Demographics

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

  • Native American: 96.85%
  • Other race: 3.15%
  • White: 0.00%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Prospect, North Carolina is 858, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 858.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 981.

Prospect, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
American Indian and Alaska Native83196.85%
Some Other Race273.15%

Prospect Population Pyramid 2020

Prospect Median Age

35.4


Total

44


Male

31.8


Female

Prospect Adults

There are 641 adults, (180 of whom are seniors) in Prospect.

Prospect Age Dependency

86.1

Age Dependency Ratio

39

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Prospect Sex Ratio

Female

503

58.62%

Male

355

41.38%

Prospect Households and Families

Prospect Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Prospect Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.7%25.3%
All68.5%31.5%
Female61.5%38.5%
Non Family61.1%38.9%
Male0%0%

68.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3052.8168.5
Married1663.5974.7
Non Family113061.1
Female265.7361.5
Male00

3.88

Average Family Size

2.81

Average Household Size

0%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Prospect Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade345.92%
9th to 12th Grade376.45%
High School Graduate17530.49%
Some College10217.77%
Associates Degree7212.54%
Bachelors Degree11720.38%
Graduate Degree376.45%

Prospect Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Native American547486154
Other Race2717

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 88.85%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 28.15%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,716$43,448$
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$$76,442$
Some College$$42,974$
Bachelors Degree$41,176$53,583$
Graduate Degree$17,750$$

$42,716

Average Earnings

$43,448

Average Male

$

Average Female

Prospect Language

Prospect Language by Age

Prospect Language

98.36% of Prospect residents speak only English, while 1.64% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.64% of the population.

Prospect Poverty

Prospect Poverty by Race

20.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.79%

Male Poverty Rate

17.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Prospect

The race most likely to be in poverty in Prospect is Native, with 21.30% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Prospect is Native, with 21.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.60%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.21%
High School22.86%
Some College11.49%
Bachelors or Greater11.04%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Prospect Income

Prospect Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,597$54,918
Families$76,346$71,263
Married Families$75,769-
Non Families-$27,146

Prospect Marital Status

Prospect Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.4%

Male Marriage Rate

50.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Prospect Married by Age and Sex

Prospect 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 55-64.

Prospect Marital Status by Race

Prospect Veterans

60

Number of Veterans

60

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam20
First Gulf War17
Second Gulf War17
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5440
65 to 7420
75+
55 to 64
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
Indian437.00%
Other1762.96%

$Prospect Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

15.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Prospect Employment Status

52.5%

Labor Force Participation

48.8%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Prospect 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

100.00%

Born in North Carolina

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Prospect residents were born in the United States, with 100.00% 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
20208580.00%
20198580.00%
2018858-73-7.84%
2017931222.42%
2016909-12-1.30%
2015921667.72%
20148559913.10%
2013756-105-12.20%
201286117926.25%
2011682-299-30.48%
20109810.00%