Rolesville, North Carolina Population 2020

9,403

Rolesville is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 9,403, it is the 90th largest city in North Carolina and the 3216th largest city in the United States. Rolesville is currently growing at a rate of 7.38% annually and its population has increased by 148.36% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,786 in 2010. Spanning over 5 miles, Rolesville has a population density of 1,931 people per square mile.

The average household income in Rolesville is $115,408 with a poverty rate of 3.02%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $783 per month, and the median house value is $318,700. The median age in Rolesville is 35.8 years, 36.3 years for males, and 35.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.6 males.

Rolesville Demographics

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

  • White: 64.41%
  • Black or African American: 22.85%
  • Two or more races: 5.52%
  • Other race: 4.11%
  • Asian: 3.10%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Rolesville, North Carolina is 9,403, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,111.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,786.

Rolesville, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,48164.41%
Black or African American1,59022.85%
Two or More Races3845.52%
Some Other Race2864.11%
Asian2163.10%

Rolesville Population Pyramid 2020

Rolesville Median Age

35.8


Total

36.3


Male

35.6


Female

Rolesville Adults

There are 4,504 adults, (688 of whom are seniors) in Rolesville.

Rolesville Age Dependency

82.3

Age Dependency Ratio

18

Old Age Dependency Ratio

64.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Rolesville Sex Ratio

Female

3,631

52.19%

Male

3,326

47.81%

Rolesville Households and Families

Rolesville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Rolesville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family100%0%
Married85.5%14.5%
All84.7%15.3%
Female49.6%50.4%
Male0%0%

84.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1713.284.7
Married1,8473.4885.5
Non Family1931.14100
Female1312.3749.6
Male00

3.41

Average Family Size

3.2

Average Household Size

1.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Rolesville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade631.47%
9th to 12th Grade711.66%
High School Graduate72416.90%
Some College84719.77%
Associates Degree4209.80%
Bachelors Degree1,34731.44%
Graduate Degree81218.95%

Rolesville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,7622,7391,449
Black1,0761,021443
Asian156142106
Hispanic14510343
Multiple Races145145118
Other Race8543

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 81.38%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$53,355$70,502$40,242
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$28,419$28,936$2,500
Some College$48,576$58,355$
Bachelors Degree$64,984$72,768$48,511
Graduate Degree$82,992$96,974$53,684

$53,355

Average Earnings

$70,502

Average Male

$40,242

Average Female

Rolesville Language

Rolesville Language by Age

Rolesville Language

91.49% of Rolesville residents speak only English, while 8.51% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.06% of the population.

Rolesville Poverty

Rolesville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,377972.22%
Black1,590533.33%
Multiple3844611.98%
Asian216146.48%

3.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.91%

Male Poverty Rate

2.20%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rolesville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rolesville is Multiple, with 11.98% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rolesville is White, with 2.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.85%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.13%
High School3.59%
Some College2.68%
Bachelors or Greater0.60%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed26.09%
Female Employed1.67%
Male Employed1.17%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Rolesville Income

Rolesville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$114,107$115,408
Families$118,456$121,681
Married Families$125,820-
Non Families$53,882$51,117

Rolesville Marital Status

Rolesville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

79.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

81.6%

Male Marriage Rate

78.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Rolesville Married by Age and Sex

Rolesville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Rolesville Marital Status by Race

Rolesville Veterans

495

Number of Veterans

458

Male Veterans

37

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War254
Vietnam160
Second Gulf War150
Korea14
World War II
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54245
65 to 74127
55 to 6460
75+49
18 to 3414
Name Veterans % of Total
White2669.03%
Black19616.74%
2 or More3322.76%

$Rolesville Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rolesville Employment Status

72.3%

Labor Force Participation

65.2%

Employment Rate

9.9%

Unemployment Rate

Rolesville 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

47.06%

Born in North Carolina

92.81%

Native Born

7.19%

Foreign Born

2.64%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.81% of Rolesville residents were born in the United States, with 47.06% having been born in North Carolina. 2.64% 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
20209,4036467.38%
20198,7576467.96%
20188,1114746.21%
20177,6376469.24%
20166,99169511.04%
20156,2965018.65%
20145,7951,12023.96%
20134,6754029.41%
20124,2732265.58%
20114,0472346.14%
20103,8130.00%