Star, North Carolina Population 2020

844

Star is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 844, it is the 351st largest city in North Carolina and the 11041st largest city in the United States. Star is currently declining at a rate of -0.24% annually and its population has decreased by -3.65% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 876 in 2010. Star reached it's highest population of 874 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Star has a population density of 653 people per square mile.

The average household income in Star is $52,503 with a poverty rate of 13.81%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $481 per month, and the median house value is $79,500. The median age in Star is 47.9 years, 45.7 years for males, and 48.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 80.4 males.

Star Demographics

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

  • White: 83.01%
  • Other race: 10.36%
  • Black or African American: 6.02%
  • Asian: 0.60%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Star, North Carolina is 844, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 848.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 876.

Star, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White68983.01%
Some Other Race8610.36%
Black or African American506.02%
Asian50.60%

Star Population Pyramid 2020

Star Median Age

47.9


Total

45.7


Male

48.5


Female

Star Adults

There are 687 adults, (174 of whom are seniors) in Star.

Star Age Dependency

61.8

Age Dependency Ratio

33.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Star Sex Ratio

Female

460

55.42%

Male

370

44.58%

Star Households and Families

Star Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Star Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Non Family76.8%23.2%
All75.6%24.4%
Married70.6%29.4%
Female65.9%34.1%

75.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3202.3475.6
Married1262.8870.6
Non Family1121.0476.8
Female44365.9
Male383.63100

2.99

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Star Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade579.30%
9th to 12th Grade6310.28%
High School Graduate19531.81%
Some College9315.17%
Associates Degree11518.76%
Bachelors Degree7011.42%
Graduate Degree203.26%

Star Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White44138283
Hispanic117945
Black50122
Other Race1812
Asian55

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 white people with a rate of 18.82%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,650$29,375$25,368
Less Than High School$$21,635$6,042
High School Grad$28,750$$28,542
Some College$26,346$30,833$22,500
Bachelors Degree$45,250$$36,250
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,650

Average Earnings

$29,375

Average Male

$25,368

Average Female

Star Language

Star Language by Age

Star Language

79.68% of Star residents speak only English, while 20.32% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 19.65% of the population.

Star Poverty

Star Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic2125525.94%
Other863540.70%
White522295.56%
Black362363.89%

13.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.41%

Male Poverty Rate

12.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Star

The race most likely to be in poverty in Star is Black, with 63.89% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Star is White, with 5.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.71%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.58%
High School13.17%
Bachelors or Greater7.78%
Some College4.62%
Name Poverty
Female Employed9.88%
Male Employed8.11%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Star Income

Star Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,500$52,503
Families$52,143$67,618
Married Families$66,250-
Non Families$21,250$22,610

Star Marital Status

Star Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.0%

Male Marriage Rate

37.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Star Married by Age and Sex

Star 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 45-54.

Star Marital Status by Race

Star Veterans

40

Number of Veterans

37

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam28
Second Gulf War3
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
55 to 6417
65 to 7416
75+4
18 to 343
35 to 54

$Star Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Star Employment Status

60.9%

Labor Force Participation

56.4%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Star 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

75.06%

Born in North Carolina

87.71%

Native Born

12.29%

Foreign Born

11.69%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

87.71% of Star residents were born in the United States, with 75.06% having been born in North Carolina. 11.69% 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
2020844-2-0.24%
2019846-2-0.24%
2018848-4-0.47%
2017852-2-0.23%
2016854-6-0.70%
201586020.23%
2014858-6-0.69%
2013864-2-0.23%
2012866-5-0.57%
2011871-3-0.34%
20108740.00%