Bertie County, North Carolina Population 2022

Bertie County, North Carolina's estimated population is 18,470 with a growth rate of -0.85% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bertie County, North Carolina is the 85th largest county in North Carolina. The 2010 Population was 21,245 and has seen a growth of -13.06% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
179012,6060.00%
180011,249-1,357-10.76%
181011,218-31-0.28%
182010,805-413-3.68%
183012,2621,45713.48%
184012,175-87-0.71%
185012,8516765.55%
186014,3101,45911.35%
187012,950-1,360-9.50%
188016,3993,44926.63%
189019,1762,77716.93%
190020,5381,3627.10%
191023,0392,50112.18%
192023,9939544.14%
193025,8441,8517.71%
194026,2013571.38%
195026,4392380.91%
196024,350-2,089-7.90%
197020,528-3,822-15.70%
198021,0244962.42%
199020,388-636-3.03%
201021,2458574.20%
201120,858-387-1.82%
201220,494-364-1.75%
201320,326-168-0.82%
201420,316-10-0.05%
201520,162-154-0.76%
201619,423-739-3.67%
201719,263-160-0.82%
201819,106-157-0.82%
201918,947-159-0.83%
202018,788-159-0.84%
202118,629-159-0.85%
202218,470-159-0.85%
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Bertie County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,64134.80%
Black or African American11,80361.86%
American Indian and Alaska Native760.40%
Asian1360.71%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10.01%
Some Other Race1060.56%
Two or More Races3181.67%
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Bertie County, North Carolina Population by Race

Bertie County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2022

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Bertie County, North Carolina Median Age

46.2


Total

41.2


Male

50.7


Female

Bertie County, North Carolina Adults

There are 15,832 adults, (4,348 of whom are seniors) in Bertie County, North Carolina.

Bertie County, North Carolina Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Bertie County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

9,509

49.83%

Male

9,572

50.17%

Bertie County, North Carolina Population by Age

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

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Bertie County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.8%21.2%
Non Family75.5%24.5%
All71.1%28.9%
Female48.4%51.6%
Male47.4%52.6%

71.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bertie County, North Carolina Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,0082.271.1
Married3,0462.7878.8
Male1712.7847.4
Female1,4973.4448.4
Non Family3,2941.0875.5

2.92

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

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Bertie County, North Carolina Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8856.19%
9th to 12th Grade2,14314.99%
High School Graduate5,24336.68%
Some College2,95920.70%
Associates Degree9906.93%
Bachelors Degree1,2568.79%
Graduate Degree8185.72%
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Bertie County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bertie County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian1079044
2+ Races20918753
White5,2504,530841
Black8,5456,3511,136
Islander11
Hispanic280227
Other Race4735
Native American6720

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 41.12%.

Bertie County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,547$26,579$26,498
Less Than 9th Grade$11,998$$11,583
High School Graduate$28,662$27,470$29,679
Some College$27,145$42,147$23,197
Bachelors Degree$34,180$22,250$35,960
Graduate Degree$33,506$32,760$34,559

$26,547

Average Earnings

$26,579

Average Male

$26,498

Average Female

Bertie County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bertie County, North Carolina Language by Age

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Bertie County, North Carolina Language

97.22% of Bertie County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 2.78% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.66% of the population.

Bertie County, North Carolina Language

Bertie County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black11,0193,83634.81%
White6,1765238.47%
Other47NaN%
Hispanic30614146.08%
Multiple250187.20%

24.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.31%

Male Poverty Rate

28.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bertie County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bertie County, North Carolina is Black, with 34.81% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bertie County, North Carolina is Multiple, with 7.20% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 36.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.85%.

Bertie County, North Carolina Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade40.58%
High School16.35%
Some College21.11%
Bachelors or Greater10.20%

Bertie County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed15.24%
Male Unemployed25.74%
Female Employed17.08%
Female Unemployed49.46%

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

Bertie County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$35,042$52,971
Families$48,806$69,344
Married Families$59,931-
Non Families$18,611$28,554
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Income by Household Type

Bertie County, North Carolina Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.6%

Male Marriage Rate

39.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Bertie County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

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Bertie County, North Carolina Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Bertie County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

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Bertie County, North Carolina Marital Status

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1,123

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War179
First Gulf War240
Vietnam480
Korea16
World War II15

Bertie County, North Carolina Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3460
35 to 54215
55 to 64283
65 to 74344
75+221

Bertie County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5199.07%
Black5996.23%
Native American45.26%
2+ Races10.44%
Hispanic102.87%

Bertie County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Bertie County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

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8.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bertie County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

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47.6%

Labor Force Participation

42.9%

Employment Rate

10%

Unemployment Rate

Bertie County, North Carolina Employment by Age

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Bertie County, North Carolina Employment by Race

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Bertie 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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81.90%

Born in Bertie County, North Carolina

99.20%

Native Born

0.80%

Foreign Born

0.50%

Non Citizen

0.30%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.20% of Bertie County, North Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 81.90% having been born in North Carolina. 0.50% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Bertie 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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