Craven County, North Carolina Population 2022

Craven County, North Carolina's estimated population is 101,542 with a growth rate of -0.20% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Craven County, North Carolina is the 28th largest county in North Carolina. The 2010 Population was 104,171 and has seen a growth of -2.52% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
179010,4690.00%
180010,245-224-2.14%
181012,6762,43123.73%
182013,3947185.66%
183013,7343402.54%
184013,438-296-2.16%
185014,7091,2719.46%
186016,2681,55910.60%
187020,5164,24826.11%
188019,729-787-3.84%
189020,5338044.08%
190024,1603,62717.66%
191025,5941,4345.94%
192029,0483,45413.50%
193030,6651,6175.57%
194031,2986332.06%
195048,82317,52555.99%
196058,7739,95020.38%
197062,5543,7816.43%
198071,0438,48913.57%
199081,61310,57014.88%
2010104,17122,55827.64%
2011104,8316600.63%
2012105,3194880.47%
2013104,285-1,034-0.98%
2014104,055-230-0.22%
2015102,853-1,202-1.16%
2016102,632-221-0.21%
2017102,492-140-0.14%
2018102,338-154-0.15%
2019102,139-199-0.19%
2020101,940-199-0.19%
2021101,741-199-0.20%
2022101,542-199-0.20%
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Craven County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White71,27869.68%
Black or African American21,89921.41%
American Indian and Alaska Native6730.66%
Asian2,9822.92%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1440.14%
Some Other Race2,3672.31%
Two or More Races2,9472.88%
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Craven County, North Carolina Population by Race

Craven County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2022

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Craven County, North Carolina Median Age

37.6


Total

34.7


Male

40.6


Female

Craven County, North Carolina Adults

There are 80,163 adults, (19,706 of whom are seniors) in Craven County, North Carolina.

Craven County, North Carolina Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

32.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Craven County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

50,877

49.74%

Male

51,413

50.26%

Craven County, North Carolina Population by Age

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

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Craven County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.1%24.9%
All65%35%
Non Family58.7%41.3%
Male55.6%44.4%
Female40.8%59.2%

65.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Craven County, North Carolina Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All41,0022.3765
Married20,6472.9675.1
Male2,0943.2555.6
Female4,1653.0440.8
Non Family14,0961.1758.7

2.92

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

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Craven County, North Carolina Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,7704.09%
9th to 12th Grade4,7427.00%
High School Graduate17,47825.81%
Some College17,56825.94%
Associates Degree8,27412.22%
Bachelors Degree10,47315.46%
Graduate Degree6,4269.49%
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Craven County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Craven County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White47,30644,06314,168
Islander909026
2+ Races999966196
Hispanic3,3992,082529
Black13,93611,7411,804
Asian1,628996172
Other Race1,397560126
Native American34026626

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 white people with a rate of 29.95%.

Craven County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,556$41,629$29,776
Less Than 9th Grade$23,859$25,658$18,607
High School Graduate$28,872$35,205$19,147
Some College$36,052$41,985$30,500
Bachelors Degree$51,697$62,922$39,792
Graduate Degree$62,979$92,271$48,621

$35,556

Average Earnings

$41,629

Average Male

$29,776

Average Female

Craven County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Craven County, North Carolina Language by Age

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Craven County, North Carolina Language

91.47% of Craven County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 8.53% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.11% of the population.

Craven County, North Carolina Language

Craven County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native53320137.71%
Asian2,82589631.72%
Multiple2,77887131.35%
Hispanic6,6301,87528.28%
Black20,6304,76023.07%
White63,7345,5858.76%
Other416NaN%

14.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.26%

Male Poverty Rate

15.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Craven County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Craven County, North Carolina is Native, with 37.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Craven County, North Carolina is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.56%.

Craven County, North Carolina Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.70%
High School17.90%
Some College8.42%
Bachelors or Greater3.89%

Craven County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.27%
Male Unemployed35.54%
Female Employed7.07%
Female Unemployed47.38%

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

Craven County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$53,894$71,026
Families$66,298$84,086
Married Families$80,446$96,727
Non Families$31,300$44,128
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Income by Household Type

Craven County, North Carolina Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.7%

Male Marriage Rate

52.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Craven County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

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Craven 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 55-64.

Craven County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

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Craven County, North Carolina Marital Status

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11,741

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War3,709
First Gulf War3,526
Vietnam3,685
Korea685
World War II168

Craven County, North Carolina Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 341,685
35 to 543,397
55 to 641,854
65 to 742,549
75+2,256

Craven County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White9,31117.63%
Black1,85311.79%
Native American286.80%
Asian1417.58%
Islander4353.75%
Other Race1468.97%
2+ Races21916.44%
Hispanic45111.57%

Craven County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Craven County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

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7.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.16%

Veteran Disability Rate

Craven County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

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59.4%

Labor Force Participation

48.6%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

Craven County, North Carolina Employment by Age

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Craven County, North Carolina Employment by Race

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Craven 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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48.86%

Born in Craven County, North Carolina

95.28%

Native Born

4.72%

Foreign Born

2.48%

Non Citizen

2.23%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.28% of Craven County, North Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 48.86% having been born in North Carolina. 2.48% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Craven 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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