Duplin County, North Carolina Population 2020

Duplin County, North Carolina's estimated population is 58,844 with a growth rate of -0.01% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Duplin County, North Carolina is the 48th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202058,844-6-0.01%
201958,850-6-0.01%
201858,856-6-0.01%
201758,862-398-0.67%
201659,2603680.62%
201558,892-550-0.93%
201459,4421140.19%
201359,328-115-0.19%
201259,4432420.41%
201159,2015510.94%
201058,65018,65546.64%
199039,995-957-2.34%
198040,9522,9377.73%
197038,015-2,255-5.60%
196040,270-804-1.96%
195041,0741,3353.36%
194039,7394,63613.21%
193035,1034,88016.15%
192030,2234,78118.79%
191025,4423,03713.56%
190022,4053,71519.88%
189018,690-83-0.44%
188018,7733,23120.79%
187015,542-242-1.53%
186015,7842,27016.80%
185013,5142,33220.85%
184011,182-109-0.97%
183011,2911,54715.88%
18209,7441,88123.92%
18107,8631,06715.70%
18006,7961,13420.03%
17905,6620.00%

Duplin County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White41,67370.56%
Black or African American14,45024.47%
Some Other Race1,5512.63%
Two or More Races9701.64%
American Indian and Alaska Native2080.35%
Asian1640.28%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander460.08%

Duplin County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2020

Duplin County, North Carolina Median Age

40.6


Total

39


Male

42.8


Female

Duplin County, North Carolina Adults

There are 44,674 adults, (10,229 of whom are seniors) in Duplin County, North Carolina.

Duplin County, North Carolina Age Dependency

71.5

Age Dependency Ratio

29.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Duplin County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

30,282

51.27%

Male

28,780

48.73%

Duplin County, North Carolina Households and Families

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

Duplin County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.1%16.9%
All70%30%
Non Family61.3%38.7%
Male59.7%40.3%
Female50.4%49.6%

70.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All21,7812.6970
Married10,3693.1983.1
Non Family7,0371.2661.3
Female3,0913.7650.4
Male1,2843.9559.7

3.28

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Duplin County, North Carolina Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,98312.48%
9th to 12th Grade5,33413.36%
High School Graduate12,97232.48%
Some College8,45721.18%
Associates Degree3,7549.40%
Bachelors Degree3,0197.56%
Graduate Degree1,4173.55%

Duplin County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White23,07119,5373,302
Black10,1247,415725
Hispanic6,1322,122257
Other Race86925018
Multiple Races398372143
Native American12984
Asian11511548
Islander464632

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 69.57%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,184$30,985$20,715
Less Than High School$18,059$23,263$13,672
High School Grad$24,896$31,632$17,878
Some College$28,144$34,135$22,572
Bachelors Degree$40,296$50,760$35,306
Graduate Degree$42,240$49,083$41,429

$26,184

Average Earnings

$30,985

Average Male

$20,715

Average Female

Duplin County, North Carolina Language

Duplin County, North Carolina Language by Age

Duplin County, North Carolina Language

79.66% of Duplin County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 20.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 19.69% of the population.

Duplin County, North Carolina Poverty

Duplin County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic12,8715,80545.10%
White30,2964,20313.87%
Black14,1583,84227.14%
Other1,55190258.16%
Multiple97034135.15%
Asian16074.38%

24.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.58%

Male Poverty Rate

25.50%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Duplin County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Duplin County, North Carolina is Other, with 58.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Duplin County, North Carolina is Asian, with 4.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.33%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.06%
High School17.85%
Some College10.80%
Bachelors or Greater6.33%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed60.38%
Male Unemployed26.03%
Female Employed14.00%
Male Employed13.39%

Duplin County, North Carolina Income

Duplin County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,850$50,651
Families$48,274$59,259
Married Families$59,754$69,966
Non Families$19,593$30,844

Duplin County, North Carolina Marital Status

Duplin County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.1%

Male Marriage Rate

45.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Duplin County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Duplin 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.

Duplin County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Duplin County, North Carolina Veterans

3,303

Number of Veterans

3,087

Male Veterans

216

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,580
First Gulf War763
Second Gulf War385
Korea238
World War II97
Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,107
55 to 64768
75+662
35 to 54587
18 to 34179
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,2957.29%
Black9358.30%
2 or More6111.32%
Hispanic370.49%
Asian1210.43%

$Duplin County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

14.96%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Duplin County, North Carolina Employment Status

58.3%

Labor Force Participation

52.9%

Employment Rate

9%

Unemployment Rate

Duplin 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

71.68%

Born in North Carolina

88.18%

Native Born

11.82%

Foreign Born

10.03%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

88.18% of Duplin County, North Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 71.68% having been born in North Carolina. 10.03% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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