Rose Hill, North Carolina Population 2020

1,597

Rose Hill is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 1,597, it is the 280th largest city in North Carolina and the 8478th largest city in the United States. Rose Hill is currently declining at a rate of -0.81% annually and its population has decreased by -1.78% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,626 in 2010. Rose Hill reached it's highest population of 1,651 in 2014. Spanning over 1 miles, Rose Hill has a population density of 1,112 people per square mile.

The average household income in Rose Hill is $39,966 with a poverty rate of 23.51%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $769 per month, and the median house value is $80,000. The median age in Rose Hill is 29.1 years, 21.7 years for males, and 37 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.2 males.

Rose Hill Demographics

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

  • White: 55.48%
  • Black or African American: 36.71%
  • Other race: 7.07%
  • Two or more races: 0.47%
  • Asian: 0.27%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Rose Hill, North Carolina is 1,597, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,623.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,626.

Rose Hill, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,41355.48%
Black or African American93536.71%
Some Other Race1807.07%
Two or More Races120.47%
Asian70.27%

Rose Hill Population Pyramid 2020

Rose Hill Median Age

29.1


Total

21.7


Male

37


Female

Rose Hill Adults

There are 1,722 adults, (314 of whom are seniors) in Rose Hill.

Rose Hill Age Dependency

80.9

Age Dependency Ratio

22.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

58.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Rose Hill Sex Ratio

Female

1,332

52.30%

Male

1,215

47.70%

Rose Hill Households and Families

Rose Hill Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Rose Hill Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.9%24.1%
Non Family58.4%41.6%
All58.3%41.7%
Male47.3%52.7%
Female40.7%59.3%

58.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8542.9858.3
Non Family2931.0758.4
Married2703.875.9
Female2364.0840.7
Male554.447.3

3.89

Average Family Size

2.98

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Rose Hill Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade17812.12%
9th to 12th Grade24616.75%
High School Graduate43529.61%
Some College23315.86%
Associates Degree16411.16%
Bachelors Degree17812.12%
Graduate Degree352.38%

Rose Hill Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White54048897
Black51442097
Hispanic40813012
Other Race11615
Asian777

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian 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$21,989$25,039$21,576
Less Than High School$16,761$16,825$
High School Grad$19,464$19,643$16,250
Some College$26,328$38,750$21,875
Bachelors Degree$35,530$78,182$25,313
Graduate Degree$$$

$21,989

Average Earnings

$25,039

Average Male

$21,576

Average Female

Rose Hill Language

Rose Hill Language by Age

Rose Hill Language

69.32% of Rose Hill residents speak only English, while 30.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 30.38% of the population.

Rose Hill Poverty

Rose Hill Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic81138247.10%
Black93517318.50%
Other1805430.00%
White779243.08%
Multiple1212100.00%
Asian77100.00%

23.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.56%

Male Poverty Rate

19.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rose Hill

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rose Hill is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rose Hill is White, with 3.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 34.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.84%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School38.44%
High School22.76%
Bachelors or Greater12.21%
Some College4.53%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed55.81%
Male Unemployed36.36%
Male Employed24.66%
Female Employed17.25%

Rose Hill Income

Rose Hill Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,297$39,966
Families$37,401$47,164
Married Families$47,857-
Non Families$15,739$22,476

Rose Hill Marital Status

Rose Hill Marital Status

Marriage Rates

31.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.9%

Male Marriage Rate

25.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Rose Hill Married by Age and Sex

Rose Hill 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 35-44.

Rose Hill Marital Status by Race

Rose Hill Veterans

56

Number of Veterans

44

Male Veterans

12

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam42
First Gulf War9
Korea6
World War II5
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
55 to 6421
65 to 7418
35 to 549
75+8
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
Black396.82%
White171.69%

$Rose Hill Veterans by Education

46.43%

Veteran Poverty Rate

62.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rose Hill Employment Status

61.1%

Labor Force Participation

57.8%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Rose Hill 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

63.25%

Born in North Carolina

75.62%

Native Born

24.38%

Foreign Born

13.62%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

75.62% of Rose Hill residents were born in the United States, with 63.25% having been born in North Carolina. 13.62% 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
20201,597-13-0.81%
20191,610-13-0.80%
20181,623-3-0.18%
20171,626-13-0.79%
20161,63950.31%
20151,634-17-1.03%
20141,65130.18%
20131,64810.06%
20121,64770.43%
20111,640130.80%
20101,6270.00%