Rich Square, North Carolina Population 2020

843

Rich Square is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 843, it is the 352nd largest city in North Carolina and the 11047th largest city in the United States. Rich Square is currently declining at a rate of -0.35% annually and its population has decreased by -12.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 958 in 2010. Rich Square reached it's highest population of 956 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Rich Square has a population density of 273 people per square mile.

The average household income in Rich Square is $45,411 with a poverty rate of 25.87%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $682 per month, and the median house value is $77,800. The median age in Rich Square is 52.4 years, 48.4 years for males, and 55 years for females. For every 100 females there are 78.9 males.

Rich Square Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 66.59%
  • White: 33.41%
  • 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 Rich Square, North Carolina is 843, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 849.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 958.

Rich Square, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American59866.59%
White30033.41%

Rich Square Population Pyramid 2020

Rich Square Median Age

52.4


Total

48.4


Male

55


Female

Rich Square Adults

There are 782 adults, (305 of whom are seniors) in Rich Square.

Rich Square Age Dependency

88.3

Age Dependency Ratio

63.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Rich Square Sex Ratio

Female

502

55.90%

Male

396

44.10%

Rich Square Households and Families

Rich Square Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Rich Square Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.7%9.3%
All62.7%37.3%
Female61.3%38.8%
Non Family51%49%
Male40%60%

62.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4101.9262.7
Non Family1921.0351
Married1082.3390.7
Female803.0361.3
Male303.1740

2.56

Average Family Size

1.92

Average Household Size

2.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Rich Square Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade334.69%
9th to 12th Grade8912.64%
High School Graduate31244.32%
Some College14019.89%
Associates Degree456.39%
Bachelors Degree649.09%
Graduate Degree212.98%

Rich Square Educational Attainment by Race

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 84.53%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 20.93%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,153$33,173$22,750
Less Than High School$28,542$28,542$
High School Grad$29,013$34,519$16,971
Some College$$2,500$
Bachelors Degree$37,188$36,563$
Graduate Degree$$$

$29,153

Average Earnings

$33,173

Average Male

$22,750

Average Female

Rich Square Language

Rich Square Language by Age

Rich Square Language

99.66% of Rich Square residents speak only English, while 0.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.34% of the population.

Rich Square Poverty

Rich Square Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black57816127.85%
White1994020.10%

25.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.96%

Male Poverty Rate

29.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rich Square

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rich Square is Black, with 27.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rich Square is White, with 20.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.93%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 41.56%.

Name Poverty
Some College55.42%
High School8.46%
Less Than High School7.32%
Bachelors or Greater5.88%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed30.00%
Male Unemployed27.03%
Male Employed13.66%
Female Employed12.60%

Rich Square Income

Rich Square Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$29,722$45,411
Families$35,833$62,439
Married Families$110,662-
Non Families$14,510$25,945

Rich Square Marital Status

Rich Square Marital Status

Marriage Rates

28.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.9%

Male Marriage Rate

24.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Rich Square Married by Age and Sex

Rich Square Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Rich Square Marital Status by Race

Rich Square Veterans

35

Number of Veterans

35

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea14
Vietnam11
World War II10
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
75+24
65 to 7411
55 to 64
35 to 54
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White248.86%
Black112.15%

$Rich Square Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

85.71%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rich Square Employment Status

43.9%

Labor Force Participation

38.1%

Employment Rate

13.2%

Unemployment Rate

Rich Square 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

85.63%

Born in North Carolina

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Rich Square residents were born in the United States, with 85.63% 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
2020843-3-0.35%
2019846-3-0.35%
2018849-12-1.39%
2017861-3-0.35%
2016864-26-2.92%
2015890-7-0.78%
2014897-15-1.64%
2013912-11-1.19%
2012923-24-2.53%
2011947-9-0.94%
20109560.00%