Craven County, North Carolina Population 2020

Craven County, North Carolina's estimated population is 103,228 with a growth rate of 0.15% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Craven County, North Carolina is the 27th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2020103,2281580.15%
2019103,0701580.15%
2018102,9121580.15%
2017102,754-6-0.01%
2016102,760-146-0.14%
2015102,906-1,172-1.13%
2014104,078-224-0.21%
2013104,302-1,023-0.97%
2012105,3254960.47%
2011104,8296530.63%
2010104,17622,56327.65%
199081,61310,57014.88%
198071,0438,48913.57%
197062,5543,7816.43%
196058,7739,95020.38%
195048,82317,52555.99%
194031,2986332.06%
193030,6651,6175.57%
192029,0483,45413.50%
191025,5941,4345.94%
190024,1603,62717.66%
189020,5338044.08%
188019,729-787-3.84%
187020,5164,24826.11%
186016,2681,55910.60%
185014,7091,2719.46%
184013,438-296-2.16%
183013,7343402.54%
182013,3947185.66%
181012,6762,43123.73%
180010,245-224-2.14%
179010,4690.00%

Craven County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White72,46770.30%
Black or African American22,36221.69%
Asian2,8482.76%
Two or More Races2,5522.48%
Some Other Race1,9551.90%
American Indian and Alaska Native7990.78%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander990.10%

Craven County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2020

Craven County, North Carolina Median Age

36.6


Total

33.5


Male

39.8


Female

Craven County, North Carolina Adults

There are 80,314 adults, (18,543 of whom are seniors) in Craven County, North Carolina.

Craven County, North Carolina Age Dependency

66.9

Age Dependency Ratio

30

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Craven County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

50,836

49.32%

Male

52,246

50.68%

Craven County, North Carolina Households and Families

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

Craven County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.9%25.1%
All62.5%37.5%
Non Family52.8%47.2%
Male46.3%53.7%
Female41.6%58.4%

62.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All40,8712.462.5
Married20,8132.9574.9
Non Family13,4911.1952.8
Female4,3813.1141.6
Male2,1863.1746.3

2.92

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Craven County, North Carolina Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,9314.35%
9th to 12th Grade5,0267.45%
High School Graduate17,47825.91%
Some College17,74026.30%
Associates Degree6,92910.27%
Bachelors Degree11,05216.38%
Graduate Degree6,3009.34%

Craven County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White47,40543,83614,235
Black13,96411,3682,093
Hispanic3,2272,145495
Asian1,6931,067278
Other Race1,007419108
Multiple Races964923208
Native American36728316
Islander636318

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 30.03%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,526$37,295$27,338
Less Than High School$21,264$21,566$19,589
High School Grad$27,189$31,879$21,540
Some College$31,940$37,913$23,413
Bachelors Degree$43,995$57,174$37,257
Graduate Degree$67,563$79,906$54,673

$32,526

Average Earnings

$37,295

Average Male

$27,338

Average Female

Craven County, North Carolina Language

Craven County, North Carolina Language by Age

Craven County, North Carolina Language

91.73% of Craven County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 8.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.93% of the population.

Craven County, North Carolina Poverty

Craven County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black21,3736,66331.17%
White64,7735,3898.32%
Hispanic6,5611,59024.23%
Asian2,74688032.05%
Multiple2,35948020.35%
Other1,84134118.52%
Native6707511.19%
Islander991313.13%

15.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.64%

Male Poverty Rate

16.80%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Craven County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Craven County, North Carolina is Asian, with 32.05% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Craven County, North Carolina is White, with 8.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.59%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.36%
High School16.03%
Some College9.49%
Bachelors or Greater3.23%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.83%
Male Unemployed40.80%
Female Employed8.13%
Male Employed7.10%

Craven County, North Carolina Income

Craven County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,870$67,598
Families$61,215$79,623
Married Families$71,854$92,066
Non Families$30,240$41,371

Craven County, North Carolina Marital Status

Craven County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.9%

Male Marriage Rate

52.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Craven County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

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 45-54.

Craven County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Craven County, North Carolina Veterans

11,618

Number of Veterans

10,284

Male Veterans

1,334

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam4,047
Second Gulf War3,732
First Gulf War2,871
Korea984
World War II341
Age Group Veterans
35 to 542,801
65 to 742,649
75+2,274
18 to 342,010
55 to 641,884
Name Veterans % of Total
White9,57118.06%
Black1,73010.77%
Hispanic52313.87%
2 or More15213.18%
Other846.99%
Indian6314.16%
Asian150.86%
Hawaiian35.77%

$Craven County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

5.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Craven County, North Carolina Employment Status

61.3%

Labor Force Participation

49%

Employment Rate

8%

Unemployment Rate

Craven 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

50.18%

Born in North Carolina

95.48%

Native Born

4.52%

Foreign Born

2.56%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.48% of Craven County, North Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 50.18% having been born in North Carolina. 2.56% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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