Silver Lake, North Carolina Population 2020

6,330

Silver Lake is a city located in North Carolina. Silver Lake has a 2020 population of 6,330. Silver Lake is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 13.08% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,598 in 2010. Silver Lake reached it's highest population of 6,669 in 2017.

The average household income in Silver Lake is $56,382 with a poverty rate of 26.53%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,139 per month, and the median house value is $163,500. The median age in Silver Lake is 38.3 years, 37.6 years for males, and 39.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.7 males.

Silver Lake Demographics

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

  • White: 76.38%
  • Black or African American: 11.66%
  • Two or more races: 5.88%
  • Other race: 4.20%
  • Asian: 1.71%
  • Native American: 0.17%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Silver Lake, North Carolina is 6,330, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,330.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,598.

Silver Lake, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,83576.38%
Black or African American73811.66%
Two or More Races3725.88%
Some Other Race2664.20%
Asian1081.71%
American Indian and Alaska Native110.17%

Silver Lake Population Pyramid 2020

Silver Lake Median Age

38.3


Total

37.6


Male

39.8


Female

Silver Lake Adults

There are 4,862 adults, (920 of whom are seniors) in Silver Lake.

Silver Lake Age Dependency

60.6

Age Dependency Ratio

23.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Silver Lake Sex Ratio

Female

3,154

49.83%

Male

3,176

50.17%

Silver Lake Households and Families

Silver Lake Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Silver Lake Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married86.4%13.6%
All71%29%
Non Family56.2%43.8%
Female52%48%

71.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3202.7371
Married1,1523.1786.4
Non Family7871.4556.2
Female3543.952
Male275.63100

3.24

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Silver Lake Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade431.02%
9th to 12th Grade2556.04%
High School Graduate1,23929.33%
Some College1,06025.09%
Associates Degree57213.54%
Bachelors Degree86320.43%
Graduate Degree1934.57%

Silver Lake Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,3923,175839
Hispanic30426658
Black29224965
Multiple Races18618643
Other Race165127
Asian515151

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$32,439$36,607$27,352
Less Than High School$11,861$$
High School Grad$26,498$26,521$26,468
Some College$30,313$37,259$25,849
Bachelors Degree$49,784$50,848$49,028
Graduate Degree$52,868$52,235$

$32,439

Average Earnings

$36,607

Average Male

$27,352

Average Female

Silver Lake Language

Silver Lake Language by Age

Silver Lake Language

93.06% of Silver Lake residents speak only English, while 6.94% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.77% of the population.

Silver Lake Poverty

Silver Lake Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,5171,13625.15%
Hispanic74143358.43%
Black71321830.58%
Other26620175.56%
Asian1081312.04%

26.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

29.17%

Male Poverty Rate

23.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Silver Lake

The race most likely to be in poverty in Silver Lake is Other, with 75.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Silver Lake is Asian, with 12.04% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 44.03%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School50.00%
High School28.09%
Some College25.25%
Bachelors or Greater6.25%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed59.09%
Female Employed15.10%
Male Employed6.53%

Silver Lake Income

Silver Lake Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,352$56,382
Families$61,068$65,750
Married Families$73,846-
Non Families$21,504$32,682

Silver Lake Marital Status

Silver Lake Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.8%

Male Marriage Rate

47.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Silver Lake Married by Age and Sex

Silver Lake 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.

Silver Lake Marital Status by Race

Silver Lake Veterans

491

Number of Veterans

420

Male Veterans

71

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War171
Vietnam158
Second Gulf War101
Korea15
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74164
35 to 54108
55 to 6498
18 to 3461
75+60
Name Veterans % of Total
White44911.41%
2 or More248.28%
Hispanic236.93%
Black184.27%

$Silver Lake Veterans by Education

25.46%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Silver Lake Employment Status

62.7%

Labor Force Participation

59.3%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Silver Lake 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

44.88%

Born in North Carolina

93.33%

Native Born

6.67%

Foreign Born

5.10%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.33% of Silver Lake residents were born in the United States, with 44.88% having been born in North Carolina. 5.10% 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
20206,3300.00%
20196,3300.00%
20186,330-339-5.08%
20176,6695529.02%
20166,1172434.14%
20155,874-150-2.49%
20146,024951.60%
20135,9293075.46%
20125,622-65-1.14%
20115,687891.59%
20105,5980.00%