Stokesdale, North Carolina Population 2020

5,560

Stokesdale is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 5,560, it is the 127th largest city in North Carolina and the 4473rd largest city in the United States. Stokesdale is currently growing at a rate of 0.93% annually and its population has increased by 10.16% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,047 in 2010. Spanning over 19 miles, Stokesdale has a population density of 292 people per square mile.

The average household income in Stokesdale is $125,305 with a poverty rate of 7.59%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,030 per month, and the median house value is $197,400. The median age in Stokesdale is 38.6 years, 39.2 years for males, and 38.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.3 males.

Stokesdale Demographics

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

  • White: 83.72%
  • Black or African American: 12.48%
  • Two or more races: 2.25%
  • Asian: 1.55%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Stokesdale, North Carolina is 5,560, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,458.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,047.

Stokesdale, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,49383.72%
Black or African American67012.48%
Two or More Races1212.25%
Asian831.55%

Stokesdale Population Pyramid 2020

Stokesdale Median Age

38.6


Total

39.2


Male

38.5


Female

Stokesdale Adults

There are 3,823 adults, (551 of whom are seniors) in Stokesdale.

Stokesdale Age Dependency

64

Age Dependency Ratio

16.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Stokesdale Sex Ratio

Female

2,776

51.72%

Male

2,591

48.28%

Stokesdale Households and Families

Stokesdale Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Stokesdale Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.8%7.2%
All83.6%16.4%
Non Family75.3%24.7%
Female54.7%45.3%
Male35.5%64.5%

83.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8602.8583.6
Married1,2293.3192.8
Non Family4541.375.3
Male1243.3135.5
Female534.2154.7

3.26

Average Family Size

2.85

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Stokesdale Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade401.14%
9th to 12th Grade1905.41%
High School Graduate91526.04%
Some College78822.42%
Associates Degree3239.19%
Bachelors Degree70019.92%
Graduate Degree55815.88%

Stokesdale Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,7062,476961
Black545545251
Multiple Races109109
Hispanic108108
Asian464646

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black 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$52,682$69,020$36,969
Less Than High School$13,789$13,854$
High School Grad$35,231$44,500$31,641
Some College$47,170$56,607$31,058
Bachelors Degree$70,913$83,500$47,388
Graduate Degree$106,406$121,853$

$52,682

Average Earnings

$69,020

Average Male

$36,969

Average Female

Stokesdale Language

Stokesdale Language by Age

Stokesdale Language

92.70% of Stokesdale residents speak only English, while 7.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.65% of the population.

Stokesdale Poverty

Stokesdale Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,1413759.06%
Black624274.33%

7.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.77%

Male Poverty Rate

8.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Stokesdale

The race most likely to be in poverty in Stokesdale is White, with 9.06% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Stokesdale is Black, with 4.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.88%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.43%
High School18.51%
Bachelors or Greater4.24%
Some College4.23%
Name Poverty
Male Employed6.25%
Female Employed1.24%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Stokesdale Income

Stokesdale Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$76,436$125,305
Families$101,250$118,863
Married Families$107,700-
Non Families$42,045$144,751

Stokesdale Marital Status

Stokesdale Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.2%

Male Marriage Rate

57.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Stokesdale Married by Age and Sex

Stokesdale 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.

Stokesdale Marital Status by Race

Stokesdale Veterans

215

Number of Veterans

183

Male Veterans

32

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam87
First Gulf War69
Second Gulf War60
Korea12
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7474
35 to 5465
55 to 6434
18 to 3422
75+20
Name Veterans % of Total
White1715.51%
Black448.07%

$Stokesdale Veterans by Education

6.25%

Veteran Poverty Rate

15.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Stokesdale Employment Status

66.8%

Labor Force Participation

63.4%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Stokesdale 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

61.26%

Born in North Carolina

96.16%

Native Born

3.84%

Foreign Born

1.96%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.16% of Stokesdale residents were born in the United States, with 61.26% having been born in North Carolina. 1.96% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20205,560510.93%
20195,509510.93%
20185,458410.76%
20175,417510.95%
20165,366200.37%
20155,346480.91%
20145,298731.40%
20135,225681.32%
20125,157531.04%
20115,104561.11%
20105,0481,7814.45%
20003,2670.00%