Bertie County, North Carolina Population 2020

Bertie County, North Carolina's estimated population is 18,530 with a growth rate of -1.32% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bertie County, North Carolina is the 84th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202018,530-248-1.32%
201918,778-248-1.30%
201819,026-248-1.29%
201719,274-158-0.81%
201619,432-735-3.64%
201520,167-154-0.76%
201420,321-5-0.02%
201320,326-165-0.81%
201220,491-363-1.74%
201120,854-391-1.84%
201021,2458574.20%
199020,388-636-3.03%
198021,0244962.42%
197020,528-3,822-15.70%
196024,350-2,089-7.90%
195026,4392380.91%
194026,2013571.38%
193025,8441,8517.71%
192023,9939544.14%
191023,0392,50112.18%
190020,5381,3627.10%
189019,1762,77716.93%
188016,3993,44926.63%
187012,950-1,360-9.50%
186014,3101,45911.35%
185012,8516765.55%
184012,175-87-0.71%
183012,2621,45713.48%
182010,805-413-3.68%
181011,218-31-0.28%
180011,249-1,357-10.76%
179012,6060.00%

Bertie County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American11,99861.08%
White6,84134.82%
Two or More Races2991.52%
American Indian and Alaska Native2321.18%
Some Other Race1480.75%
Asian1250.64%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10.01%

Bertie County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2020

Bertie County, North Carolina Median Age

45.2


Total

40.7


Male

48.7


Female

Bertie County, North Carolina Adults

There are 16,136 adults, (4,125 of whom are seniors) in Bertie County, North Carolina.

Bertie County, North Carolina Age Dependency

63.6

Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Bertie County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

9,749

49.63%

Male

9,895

50.37%

Bertie County, North Carolina Households and Families

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

Bertie County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.2%12.8%
Non Family77.2%22.8%
All74.9%25.1%
Female51.4%48.6%
Male50.9%49.1%

74.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,9762.2974.9
Non Family3,1471.0777.2
Married2,9722.8487.2
Female1,5803.5451.4
Male2773.0150.9

3.02

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bertie County, North Carolina Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9816.75%
9th to 12th Grade2,11414.54%
High School Graduate5,52938.04%
Some College2,90619.99%
Associates Degree1,0607.29%
Bachelors Degree1,1868.16%
Graduate Degree7595.22%

Bertie County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black8,6006,388896
White5,4244,732986
Hispanic26817510
Native American15172
Multiple Races1218018
Asian927635
Other Race6537
Islander1

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 87.24%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 38.04%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,131$30,413$22,119
Less Than High School$19,932$22,552$10,761
High School Grad$25,008$29,688$20,686
Some College$26,773$37,422$21,667
Bachelors Degree$36,716$38,516$36,568
Graduate Degree$29,833$$37,880

$26,131

Average Earnings

$30,413

Average Male

$22,119

Average Female

Bertie County, North Carolina Language

Bertie County, North Carolina Language by Age

Bertie County, North Carolina Language

96.32% of Bertie County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 3.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.60% of the population.

Bertie County, North Carolina Poverty

Bertie County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black11,1193,40930.66%
White6,4306429.98%
Multiple26810338.43%
Hispanic3277222.02%
Other1405337.86%

22.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.70%

Male Poverty Rate

25.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bertie County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bertie County, North Carolina is Multiple, with 38.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bertie County, North Carolina is White, with 9.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.97%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.24%
Some College21.03%
High School17.39%
Bachelors or Greater6.26%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed36.61%
Male Unemployed31.55%
Female Employed13.10%
Male Employed9.38%

Bertie County, North Carolina Income

Bertie County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,143$48,897
Families$46,471$65,208
Married Families$64,907-
Non Families$17,365$22,656

Bertie County, North Carolina Marital Status

Bertie County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.7%

Male Marriage Rate

37.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Bertie County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Bertie County, North Carolina 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.

Bertie County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Bertie County, North Carolina Veterans

1,127

Number of Veterans

1,089

Male Veterans

38

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam479
First Gulf War175
Second Gulf War134
Korea53
World War II42
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74365
55 to 64288
75+234
35 to 54179
18 to 3461
Name Veterans % of Total
White61110.36%
Black5125.25%
Hispanic3411.93%
Indian42.65%

$Bertie County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

9.72%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bertie County, North Carolina Employment Status

51.3%

Labor Force Participation

45.3%

Employment Rate

11.7%

Unemployment Rate

Bertie County, North Carolina 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

82.71%

Born in North Carolina

99.11%

Native Born

0.89%

Foreign Born

0.68%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.11% of Bertie County, North Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 82.71% having been born in North Carolina. 0.68% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

  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