Johnston County, North Carolina's estimated population is 229,280 with a growth rate of 2.99% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Johnston County, North Carolina is the 13th largest county in North Carolina. The 2010 Population was 169,678 and has seen a growth of 35.13% since this time.
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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 2+ races people with a rate of 27.96%.
87.04% of Johnston County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 12.96% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.98% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Johnston County, North Carolina is Hispanic, with 30.16% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Johnston 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 2.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.18%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Johnston County, North Carolina
92.60% of Johnston County, North Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 58.83% having been born in North Carolina. 5.29% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.