Hertford County, North Carolina Population 2022

Hertford County, North Carolina's estimated population is 23,074 with a growth rate of -0.86% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hertford County, North Carolina is the 77th largest county in North Carolina. The 2010 Population was 24,764 and has seen a growth of -6.82% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
17905,8280.00%
18006,70187314.98%
18106,052-649-9.69%
18207,7121,66027.43%
18308,53782510.70%
18407,484-1,053-12.33%
18508,1426588.79%
18609,5041,36216.73%
18709,273-231-2.43%
188011,8432,57027.71%
189013,8512,00816.96%
190014,2944433.20%
191015,4361,1427.99%
192016,2948585.56%
193017,5421,2487.66%
194019,3521,81010.32%
195021,4532,10110.86%
196022,7181,2655.90%
197023,5298113.57%
198023,368-161-0.68%
199022,523-845-3.62%
201024,7642,2419.95%
201124,718-46-0.19%
201224,600-118-0.48%
201324,575-25-0.10%
201424,58270.03%
201524,373-209-0.85%
201624,209-164-0.67%
201723,923-286-1.18%
201823,878-45-0.19%
201923,677-201-0.84%
202023,476-201-0.85%
202123,275-201-0.86%
202223,074-201-0.86%
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Hertford County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,25534.75%
Black or African American14,29560.18%
American Indian and Alaska Native3121.31%
Asian2060.87%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander60.03%
Some Other Race2080.88%
Two or More Races4701.98%
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Hertford County, North Carolina Population by Race

Hertford County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2022

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Hertford County, North Carolina Median Age

42.8


Total

40.6


Male

45.7


Female

Hertford County, North Carolina Adults

There are 19,297 adults, (4,792 of whom are seniors) in Hertford County, North Carolina.

Hertford County, North Carolina Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

33

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Hertford County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

11,998

50.51%

Male

11,754

49.49%

Hertford County, North Carolina Population by Age

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

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Hertford County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.8%15.2%
All66.6%33.4%
Non Family62.5%37.5%
Male54%46%
Female42.8%57.2%

66.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hertford County, North Carolina Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,9032.4166.6
Married3,2473.0684.8
Male3962.5954
Female1,6533.9442.8
Non Family3,6071.1162.5

3.2

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

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Hertford County, North Carolina Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8905.37%
9th to 12th Grade1,75410.58%
High School Graduate5,70634.41%
Some College3,93223.71%
Associates Degree1,6479.93%
Bachelors Degree1,5199.16%
Graduate Degree1,1356.84%
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Hertford County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hertford County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian1338663
Other Race1057735
Native American20716653
White5,9785,3411,135
Hispanic42829668
Black9,7537,9721,346
2+ Races17614913
Islander22

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 asian people with a rate of 47.37%.

Hertford County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,920$37,086$28,236
Less Than 9th Grade$24,395$35,192$13,885
High School Graduate$26,502$32,851$20,578
Some College$32,707$37,063$29,421
Bachelors Degree$35,869$43,622$32,675
Graduate Degree$57,469$64,464$54,500

$32,920

Average Earnings

$37,086

Average Male

$28,236

Average Female

Hertford County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hertford County, North Carolina Language by Age

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Hertford County, North Carolina Language

95.30% of Hertford County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 4.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.09% of the population.

Hertford County, North Carolina Language

Hertford County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple37717045.09%
Hispanic50021142.20%
Native27211341.54%
Asian1845127.72%
Black13,0593,16124.21%
White7,32081211.09%
Other44NaN%

20.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.99%

Male Poverty Rate

21.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hertford County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hertford County, North Carolina is Multiple, with 45.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hertford 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 6.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.79%.

Hertford County, North Carolina Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.81%
High School13.16%
Some College15.95%
Bachelors or Greater7.64%

Hertford County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.41%
Male Unemployed57.46%
Female Employed12.41%
Female Unemployed22.06%

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

Hertford County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$42,588$54,645
Families$53,174$65,058
Married Families$67,351-
Non Families$28,047$37,488
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Income by Household Type

Hertford County, North Carolina Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

36.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.9%

Male Marriage Rate

34.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Hertford County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

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Hertford 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.

Hertford County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

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Hertford County, North Carolina Marital Status

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1,393

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War237
First Gulf War284
Vietnam688
Korea48
World War II12

Hertford County, North Carolina Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3476
35 to 54318
55 to 64288
65 to 74458
75+253

Hertford County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5207.45%
Black8507.46%
Native American83.36%
Asian31.85%
2+ Races124.00%
Hispanic243.75%

Hertford County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Hertford County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

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8.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hertford County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

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49.7%

Labor Force Participation

45.4%

Employment Rate

8.3%

Unemployment Rate

Hertford County, North Carolina Employment by Age

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Hertford County, North Carolina Employment by Race

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Hertford 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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68.55%

Born in Hertford County, North Carolina

96.19%

Native Born

3.81%

Foreign Born

2.39%

Non Citizen

1.42%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.19% of Hertford County, North Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 68.55% having been born in North Carolina. 2.39% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Hertford 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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