Tabor City, North Carolina Population 2021

4,135
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Tabor City is a city located in Columbus County North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 4,135, it is the 168th largest city in North Carolina and the 5308th largest city in the United States . Tabor City is currently declining at a rate of -0.34% annually but its population has increased by 64.68% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,511 in 2010. Tabor City reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 3 miles, Tabor City has a population density of 1,230 people per square mile.

The average household income in Tabor City is $42,289 with a poverty rate of 42.23%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $637 per month, and the median house value is $96,800. The median age in Tabor City is 37.4 years, 35.8 years for males, and 47.4 years for females.

Tabor City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Tabor Citywas:

  • White: 48.04%
  • Black or African American: 39.52%
  • Native American: 4.63%
  • Two or more races: 4.43%
  • Other race: 2.86%
  • Asian: 0.52%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Tabor City, North Carolina is 4,135 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,163.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,511.

Tabor City, North Carolina Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,95148.04%
Black or African American1,60539.52%
American Indian and Alaska Native1884.63%
Two or More Races1804.43%
Some Other Race1162.86%
Asian210.52%
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Tabor City Population by Race

Tabor City Population Pyramid $2021

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Tabor City Median Age

37.4


Total

35.8


Male

47.4


Female

Tabor City Adults

There are 3,391 adults, (596 of whom are seniors) in Tabor City.

Tabor City Age Dependency

45.3

Age Dependency Ratio

21.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24

Child Dependency Ratio

Tabor City Sex Ratio

Female

1,335

32.87%

Male

2,726

67.13%

Tabor City Population by Age

Tabor City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Tabor City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female36%64%
Non Family44.4%55.6%
All56.1%43.9%
Married74%26%
Male100%0%

56.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Tabor City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9682.4956.1
Non Family3511.0444.4
Married3393.1474
Female2223.7936
Male562.41100

3.22

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

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Tabor City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2698.68%
9th to 12th Grade59919.33%
High School Graduate1,17637.95%
Some College68922.23%
Associates Degree1454.68%
Bachelors Degree1033.32%
Graduate Degree1183.81%
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Tabor City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Tabor City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,4061,070149
Black1,27588947
Hispanic20615325
Native American17098
2+ Races10862
Other Race3911
Asian2121

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 hispanic people with a rate of 12.14%.

Tabor City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$19,263$12,313$27,424
Less Than 9th Grade$3,815$3,269$
High School Graduate$22,849$21,600$23,942
Some College$19,063$$35,000
Bachelors Degree$53,625$$53,304
Graduate Degree$56,094$71,094$52,857

$19,263

Average Earnings

$12,313

Average Male

$27,424

Average Female

Tabor City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Tabor City Language by Age

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Tabor City Language

92.93% of Tabor City residents speak only English, while 7.07% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.06% of the population.

Tabor City Language

Tabor City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,41242430.03%
Black72037552.08%
Hispanic24620181.71%
Multiple999696.97%
Other8484100.00%

42.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

41.52%

Male Poverty Rate

42.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tabor City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tabor City is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tabor City is White, with 30.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 33.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 46.02%.

Tabor City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade67.43%
Some College24.51%
High School24.09%
Bachelors or Greater12.44%

Tabor City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed56.67%
Female Employed17.11%
Male Employed6.50%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Tabor City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Tabor City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$28,276$42,289
Families$36,406$51,987
Married Families$56,141-
Non Families$14,727$23,943
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Income by Household Type

Tabor City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

25.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

21.8%

Male Marriage Rate

34.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Tabor City Married by Age and Sex

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Tabor City 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 35-44.

Tabor City Marital Status by Race

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Tabor City Marital Status

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281

Number of Veterans

267

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam108
First Gulf War65
Second Gulf War60
World War II14
Korea10

Tabor City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7479
35 to 5476
55 to 6470
75+29
18 to 3427

Tabor City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1368.36%
Black1158.24%
Hispanic3514.71%
Native American2010.93%
2+ Races108.55%

Tabor City Veterans by Race

Tabor City Veterans by Education

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28.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.61%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tabor City Veterans by Education

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24.5%

Labor Force Participation

23.4%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Tabor City Employment by Age

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Tabor City Employment by Race

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Tabor City Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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62.92%

Born in Tabor City

98.13%

Native Born

1.87%

Foreign Born

1.63%

Non Citizen

0.25%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.13% of Tabor City residents were born in the United States, with 62.92% having been born in North Carolina. 1.63% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Tabor City Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,135-14-0.34%
20204,149-14-0.34%
20194,163-14-0.34%
20184,1771263.11%
20174,0511273.24%
20163,924-31-0.78%
20153,955431.10%
20143,912170.44%
20133,895-62-1.57%
20123,957-44-1.10%
20114,001-11-0.27%
20104,0121,5034.81%
20002,509-201-0.38%
19802,7100.00%

Tabor City Population by Year