Welcome, North Carolina Population 2020

4,274

Welcome is a city located in North Carolina. Welcome has a 2020 population of 4,274. Welcome is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 2.69% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,162 in 2010. Welcome reached it's highest population of 4,891 in 2014.

The average household income in Welcome is $61,805 with a poverty rate of 6.13%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $638 per month, and the median house value is $135,700. The median age in Welcome is 43.5 years, 40.1 years for males, and 48.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.7 males.

Welcome Demographics

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

  • White: 87.58%
  • Other race: 10.97%
  • Asian: 1.45%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Welcome, North Carolina is 4,274, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,274.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,162.

Welcome, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,74387.58%
Some Other Race46910.97%
Asian621.45%

Welcome Population Pyramid 2020

Welcome Median Age

43.5


Total

40.1


Male

48.2


Female

Welcome Adults

There are 3,307 adults, (733 of whom are seniors) in Welcome.

Welcome Age Dependency

66

Age Dependency Ratio

28.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Welcome Sex Ratio

Female

2,195

51.36%

Male

2,079

48.64%

Welcome Households and Families

Welcome Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Welcome Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.1%10.9%
All82.5%17.5%
Female78.9%21.1%
Non Family72.5%27.5%
Male41.3%58.7%

82.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6972.5282.5
Married1,0602.9889.1
Non Family4581.2472.5
Female1333.3278.9
Male462.3341.3

2.94

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

7.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

2.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Welcome Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2066.62%
9th to 12th Grade34210.99%
High School Graduate88928.57%
Some College69722.40%
Associates Degree3109.96%
Bachelors Degree52316.81%
Graduate Degree1454.66%

Welcome Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,8822,486649
Hispanic17422
Other Race15825
Asian444419

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 43.18%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,007$45,308$25,295
Less Than High School$$40,656$
High School Grad$34,167$40,295$15,987
Some College$42,059$67,556$12,120
Bachelors Degree$55,119$76,488$50,703
Graduate Degree$82,697$$82,862

$39,007

Average Earnings

$45,308

Average Male

$25,295

Average Female

Welcome Language

Welcome Language by Age

Welcome Language

85.57% of Welcome residents speak only English, while 14.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.35% of the population.

Welcome Poverty

Welcome Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,6812005.43%
Hispanic5196211.95%

6.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.32%

Male Poverty Rate

8.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Welcome

The race most likely to be in poverty in Welcome is Hispanic, with 11.95% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Welcome is White, with 5.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.93%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.30%.

Name Poverty
High School9.11%
Some College6.16%
Bachelors or Greater3.89%
Less Than High School3.47%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed8.60%
Male Employed2.69%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Welcome Income

Welcome Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,004$61,805
Families$63,618$70,731
Married Families$69,306-
Non Families$37,688$36,048

Welcome Marital Status

Welcome Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.1%

Male Marriage Rate

60.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Welcome Married by Age and Sex

Welcome 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 55-64.

Welcome Marital Status by Race

Welcome Veterans

205

Number of Veterans

205

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam83
Korea53
World War II13
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
75+99
55 to 6477
65 to 7429
35 to 54
18 to 34

$Welcome Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Welcome Employment Status

56.2%

Labor Force Participation

53.1%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Welcome 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

69.63%

Born in North Carolina

92.33%

Native Born

7.67%

Foreign Born

6.64%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.33% of Welcome residents were born in the United States, with 69.63% having been born in North Carolina. 6.64% 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
20204,2740.00%
20194,2740.00%
20184,274-45-1.04%
20174,319-294-6.37%
20164,613-130-2.74%
20154,743-148-3.03%
20144,8913267.14%
20134,565-252-5.23%
20124,817501.05%
20114,76760514.54%
20104,1620.00%