Alleghany County, North Carolina Population 2022

Alleghany County, North Carolina's estimated population is 11,134 with a growth rate of -0.01% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Alleghany County, North Carolina is the 96th largest county in North Carolina. The 2010 Population was 11,137 and has seen a growth of -0.03% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18603,5900.00%
18703,6911012.81%
18805,4861,79548.63%
18906,5231,03718.90%
19007,7591,23618.95%
19107,745-14-0.18%
19207,403-342-4.42%
19307,186-217-2.93%
19408,3411,15516.07%
19508,155-186-2.23%
19607,734-421-5.16%
19708,1344005.17%
19809,5871,45317.86%
19909,59030.03%
201011,1371,54716.13%
201111,016-121-1.09%
201210,943-73-0.66%
201310,903-40-0.37%
201410,891-12-0.11%
201510,856-35-0.32%
201610,919630.58%
201710,988690.63%
201811,1381501.37%
201911,137-1-0.01%
202011,136-1-0.01%
202111,135-1-0.01%
202211,134-1-0.01%
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Alleghany County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,52694.96%
Black or African American1831.65%
American Indian and Alaska Native540.49%
Asian470.42%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10.01%
Some Other Race310.28%
Two or More Races2432.19%
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Alleghany County, North Carolina Population by Race

Alleghany County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2022

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Alleghany County, North Carolina Median Age

50.6


Total

49.7


Male

51.3


Female

Alleghany County, North Carolina Adults

There are 9,179 adults, (3,047 of whom are seniors) in Alleghany County, North Carolina.

Alleghany County, North Carolina Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

49.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Alleghany County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

5,708

51.49%

Male

5,377

48.51%

Alleghany County, North Carolina Population by Age

Alleghany County, North Carolina Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Alleghany County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.7%12.3%
All75.5%24.5%
Male72.2%27.8%
Non Family65.2%34.8%
Female40%60%

75.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Alleghany County, North Carolina Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,0012.1975.5
Married2,6962.6187.7
Male2372.872.2
Female4373.0940
Non Family1,6311.1665.2

2.62

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

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Alleghany County, North Carolina Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5236.14%
9th to 12th Grade1,28715.11%
High School Graduate2,36727.79%
Some College1,85621.79%
Associates Degree7158.40%
Bachelors Degree1,06912.55%
Graduate Degree6998.21%
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Alleghany County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Alleghany County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races176144125
Black13812156
Asian352710
White7,6506,1611,543
Hispanic616321116
Native American2622
Other Race105

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 87.68%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 71.02%.

Alleghany County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,152$30,664$24,871
Less Than 9th Grade$19,931$23,281$11,125
High School Graduate$22,500$23,895$19,107
Some College$32,854$35,461$30,428
Bachelors Degree$47,964$42,917$48,045
Graduate Degree$40,714$82,995$18,779

$27,152

Average Earnings

$30,664

Average Male

$24,871

Average Female

Alleghany County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Alleghany County, North Carolina Language by Age

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Alleghany County, North Carolina Language

93.63% of Alleghany County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 6.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.09% of the population.

Alleghany County, North Carolina Language

Alleghany County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Islander11100.00%
Black16011471.25%
Hispanic1,07562257.86%
White9,5441,70817.90%
Asian4237.14%
Other8NaN%
Multiple2434317.70%

22.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.57%

Male Poverty Rate

25.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Alleghany County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Alleghany County, North Carolina is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Alleghany County, North Carolina is Multiple, with 17.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.04%.

Alleghany County, North Carolina Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade36.78%
High School19.49%
Some College14.20%
Bachelors or Greater5.00%

Alleghany County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed14.25%
Male Unemployed76.09%
Female Employed10.58%
Female Unemployed52.59%

Alleghany County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Alleghany County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$37,158$57,497
Families$46,953$69,940
Married Families$57,266-
Non Families$24,577$30,378
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Income by Household Type

Alleghany County, North Carolina Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

58.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.7%

Male Marriage Rate

59.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Alleghany County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

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Alleghany County, North Carolina 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.

Alleghany County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

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Alleghany County, North Carolina Marital Status

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857

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War122
First Gulf War127
Vietnam453
Korea96
World War II13

Alleghany County, North Carolina Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 347
35 to 54155
55 to 6473
65 to 74360
75+262

Alleghany County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White8209.36%
Black3223.02%
2+ Races52.66%
Hispanic334.85%

Alleghany County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Alleghany County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

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8.30%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.31%

Veteran Disability Rate

Alleghany County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

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50.3%

Labor Force Participation

48.6%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

Alleghany County, North Carolina Employment by Age

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Alleghany County, North Carolina Employment by Race

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Alleghany County, North Carolina 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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56.98%

Born in Alleghany County, North Carolina

95.35%

Native Born

4.65%

Foreign Born

2.70%

Non Citizen

1.96%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.35% of Alleghany County, North Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 56.98% having been born in North Carolina. 2.70% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Alleghany County, North Carolina Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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