Gates County, North Carolina Population 2022

Gates County, North Carolina's estimated population is 11,559 with a growth rate of -0.01% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Gates County, North Carolina is the 94th largest county in North Carolina. The 2010 Population was 12,165 and has seen a growth of -4.98% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
17905,3920.00%
18005,8814899.07%
18105,965841.43%
18206,83787214.62%
18307,8661,02915.05%
18408,1612953.75%
18508,4262653.25%
18608,443170.20%
18707,724-719-8.52%
18808,8971,17315.19%
189010,2521,35515.23%
190010,4131611.57%
191010,455420.40%
192010,537820.78%
193010,551140.13%
194010,060-491-4.65%
19509,555-505-5.02%
19609,254-301-3.15%
19708,524-730-7.89%
19808,8753514.12%
19909,3054304.85%
201012,1652,86030.74%
201112,043-122-1.00%
201211,890-153-1.27%
201311,703-187-1.57%
201411,633-70-0.60%
201511,531-102-0.88%
201611,569380.33%
201711,514-55-0.48%
201811,563490.43%
201911,562-1-0.01%
202011,561-1-0.01%
202111,560-1-0.01%
202211,559-1-0.01%
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Gates County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,26063.03%
Black or African American3,63831.58%
American Indian and Alaska Native930.81%
Asian1781.55%
Some Other Race30.03%
Two or More Races3473.01%
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Gates County, North Carolina Population by Race

Gates County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2022

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Gates County, North Carolina Median Age

47.2


Total

47.6


Male

46.8


Female

Gates County, North Carolina Adults

There are 9,195 adults, (2,361 of whom are seniors) in Gates County, North Carolina.

Gates County, North Carolina Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

34.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34

Child Dependency Ratio

Gates County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

5,948

51.64%

Male

5,571

48.36%

Gates County, North Carolina Population by Age

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

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Gates County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male90.6%9.4%
Married85.1%14.9%
All77.4%22.6%
Non Family76.8%23.2%
Female42%58%

77.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gates County, North Carolina Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,6902.4477.4
Married2,3463.1485.1
Male1813.1790.6
Female5473.0542
Non Family1,6161.1676.8

3.05

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

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Gates County, North Carolina Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3323.96%
9th to 12th Grade5967.11%
High School Graduate3,28739.19%
Some College2,05624.51%
Associates Degree1,07212.78%
Bachelors Degree6407.63%
Graduate Degree4054.83%
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Gates County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Gates County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic552
2+ Races16816254
Asian824813
White5,2664,812686
Black2,7742,358285
Native American93755
Other Race33

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 40.00%.

Gates County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,084$42,293$29,490
Less Than 9th Grade$26,429$27,262$
High School Graduate$33,365$41,580$28,285
Some College$38,066$42,472$29,224
Bachelors Degree$53,750$$37,353
Graduate Degree$44,893$53,750$44,107

$38,084

Average Earnings

$42,293

Average Male

$29,490

Average Female

Gates County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Gates County, North Carolina Language by Age

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Gates County, North Carolina Language

97.16% of Gates County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 2.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.25% of the population.

Gates County, North Carolina Language

Gates County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,60497627.08%
White7,2235117.07%
OtherNaN%

12.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.93%

Male Poverty Rate

13.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gates County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gates County, North Carolina is Black, with 27.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gates 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 1.93%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.88%.

Gates County, North Carolina Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.91%
High School9.35%
Some College9.39%
Bachelors or Greater5.93%

Gates County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.31%
Male Unemployed17.47%
Female Employed7.29%
Female Unemployed13.15%

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

Gates County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$45,871$61,935
Families$58,200$71,598
Married Families$70,177-
Non Families$38,838$41,942
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Income by Household Type

Gates County, North Carolina Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.6%

Male Marriage Rate

49.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Gates County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

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Gates 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 55-64.

Gates County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

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Gates County, North Carolina Marital Status

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836

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War88
First Gulf War305
Vietnam227
Korea32
World War II25

Gates County, North Carolina Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3432
35 to 54324
55 to 64173
65 to 74137
75+170

Gates County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5659.75%
Black2468.05%
Native American1516.13%
2+ Races106.29%

Gates County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Gates County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

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8.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gates County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

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57.4%

Labor Force Participation

51.8%

Employment Rate

9.6%

Unemployment Rate

Gates County, North Carolina Employment by Age

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Gates County, North Carolina Employment by Race

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Gates 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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46.05%

Born in Gates County, North Carolina

99.01%

Native Born

0.99%

Foreign Born

0.64%

Non Citizen

0.35%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.01% of Gates County, North Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 46.05% having been born in North Carolina. 0.64% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Gates 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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