Hoke County, North Carolina Population 2020

Hoke County, North Carolina's estimated population is 56,010 with a growth rate of 1.12% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hoke County, North Carolina is the 50th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202056,0106231.12%
201955,3876231.14%
201854,7646231.15%
201754,1411,1682.20%
201652,9732450.46%
201552,7281,1402.21%
201451,5884320.84%
201351,1566781.34%
201250,4781,0152.05%
201149,4631,9674.14%
201047,49624,640107.81%
199022,8562,47312.13%
198020,3833,94724.01%
197016,436800.49%
196016,3566003.81%
195015,7568195.48%
194014,9376934.87%
193014,2442,52221.52%
192011,7220.00%

Hoke County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White24,05345.18%
Black or African American17,74033.32%
American Indian and Alaska Native4,4598.38%
Some Other Race3,4306.44%
Two or More Races2,7075.08%
Asian7541.42%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander960.18%

Hoke County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2020

Hoke County, North Carolina Median Age

32.5


Total

31.6


Male

33.6


Female

Hoke County, North Carolina Adults

There are 38,389 adults, (4,819 of whom are seniors) in Hoke County, North Carolina.

Hoke County, North Carolina Age Dependency

58.6

Age Dependency Ratio

14.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Hoke County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

26,919

50.56%

Male

26,320

49.44%

Hoke County, North Carolina Households and Families

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

Hoke County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.6%22.4%
All67.6%32.4%
Non Family60.6%39.4%
Male57.9%42.1%
Female50.4%49.6%

67.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,7222.9267.6
Married9,1653.5177.6
Non Family4,8981.1760.6
Female2,8183.8650.4
Male8413.5157.9

3.48

Average Family Size

2.92

Average Household Size

4.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hoke County, North Carolina Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,7745.20%
9th to 12th Grade2,9958.78%
High School Graduate9,47527.79%
Some College9,67328.37%
Associates Degree3,91111.47%
Bachelors Degree4,33112.70%
Graduate Degree1,9415.69%

Hoke County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,71213,7653,195
Black11,91410,1872,103
Hispanic3,6822,567492
Native American2,7911,917229
Other Race1,9881,126180
Multiple Races888747267
Asian480456158
Islander82828

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 32.92%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,748$41,150$26,099
Less Than High School$19,211$23,790$
High School Grad$28,422$35,714$20,263
Some College$34,985$41,441$25,593
Bachelors Degree$47,642$59,583$38,269
Graduate Degree$53,953$74,904$48,068

$34,748

Average Earnings

$41,150

Average Male

$26,099

Average Female

Hoke County, North Carolina Language

Hoke County, North Carolina Language by Age

Hoke County, North Carolina Language

88.43% of Hoke County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 11.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.47% of the population.

Hoke County, North Carolina Poverty

Hoke County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black16,8983,77922.36%
White21,0402,74413.04%
Hispanic6,8762,72439.62%
Other3,3961,58946.79%
Native4,3151,32330.66%
Multiple2,51242616.96%
Asian749425.61%
Islander962728.13%

20.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.60%

Male Poverty Rate

23.24%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hoke County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hoke County, North Carolina is Other, with 46.79% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hoke County, North Carolina is Asian, with 5.61% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.97%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.92%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School40.42%
High School16.78%
Some College13.73%
Bachelors or Greater7.49%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.92%
Male Unemployed42.12%
Female Employed14.81%
Male Employed7.96%

Hoke County, North Carolina Income

Hoke County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,535$58,489
Families$53,818$63,903
Married Families$68,633$75,050
Non Families$31,412$40,465

Hoke County, North Carolina Marital Status

Hoke County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.3%

Male Marriage Rate

48.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Hoke County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Hoke County, North Carolina Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Hoke County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Hoke County, North Carolina Veterans

5,835

Number of Veterans

4,494

Male Veterans

1,341

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War3,141
First Gulf War2,742
Vietnam1,013
Korea157
World War II23
Age Group Veterans
35 to 542,502
18 to 341,325
55 to 641,031
65 to 74667
75+310
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,94519.04%
Black2,26117.16%
Hispanic3509.45%
2 or More19417.75%
Indian1765.43%
Other1688.07%
Asian6712.45%
Hawaiian2429.27%

$Hoke County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

7.64%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hoke County, North Carolina Employment Status

59.2%

Labor Force Participation

47.7%

Employment Rate

9.1%

Unemployment Rate

Hoke 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

54.35%

Born in North Carolina

94.11%

Native Born

5.89%

Foreign Born

3.83%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.11% of Hoke County, North Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 54.35% having been born in North Carolina. 3.83% 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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