Moore County, North Carolina Population 2022

Moore County, North Carolina's estimated population is 107,105 with a growth rate of 1.98% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Moore County, North Carolina is the 29th largest county in North Carolina. The 2010 Population was 88,594 and has seen a growth of 20.89% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
17903,7700.00%
18004,76799726.45%
18106,3671,60033.56%
18207,12876111.95%
18307,7456178.66%
18407,9882433.14%
18509,3421,35416.95%
186011,4272,08522.32%
187012,0406135.36%
188016,8214,78139.71%
189020,4793,65821.75%
190023,6223,14315.35%
191017,010-6,612-27.99%
192021,3884,37825.74%
193028,2156,82731.92%
194030,9692,7549.76%
195033,1292,1606.97%
196036,7333,60410.88%
197039,0482,3156.30%
198050,50511,45729.34%
199059,0138,50816.85%
201088,59429,58150.13%
201189,2626680.75%
201290,1919291.04%
201391,3661,1751.30%
201492,8161,4501.59%
201594,0131,1971.29%
201695,4051,3921.48%
201797,3681,9632.06%
201898,8051,4371.48%
2019100,8802,0752.10%
2020102,9552,0752.06%
2021105,0302,0752.02%
2022107,1052,0751.98%
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Moore County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White80,19580.79%
Black or African American10,99411.08%
American Indian and Alaska Native7820.79%
Asian1,3581.37%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2360.24%
Some Other Race2,2092.23%
Two or More Races3,4893.51%
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Moore County, North Carolina Population by Race

Moore County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2022

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Moore County, North Carolina Median Age

44.1


Total

42.1


Male

46.3


Female

Moore County, North Carolina Adults

There are 78,083 adults, (23,951 of whom are seniors) in Moore County, North Carolina.

Moore County, North Carolina Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

44.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Moore County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

51,477

51.86%

Male

47,786

48.14%

Moore County, North Carolina Population by Age

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

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Moore County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89%11%
All76.8%23.2%
Non Family64.1%35.9%
Male62.6%37.4%
Female58.4%41.6%

76.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Moore County, North Carolina Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All40,5752.4176.8
Married21,6552.9789
Male1,2123.2662.6
Female3,6063.5358.4
Non Family14,1021.264.1

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Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

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Moore County, North Carolina Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,1853.04%
9th to 12th Grade3,3034.59%
High School Graduate15,63021.72%
Some College15,02520.88%
Associates Degree7,96211.06%
Bachelors Degree17,33224.08%
Graduate Degree10,53914.64%
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Moore County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Moore County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Islander714949
Asian1,015854447
White57,94454,94124,538
2+ Races1,2851,193494
Native American543499144
Hispanic3,5432,506781
Black7,8126,5971,476
Other Race1,07950657

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.82%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 69.01%.

Moore County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,941$48,116$31,531
Less Than 9th Grade$22,846$28,873$14,385
High School Graduate$29,670$36,031$22,986
Some College$34,127$43,810$26,872
Bachelors Degree$49,506$62,341$41,088
Graduate Degree$66,753$86,219$52,096

$39,941

Average Earnings

$48,116

Average Male

$31,531

Average Female

Moore County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Moore County, North Carolina Language by Age

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Moore County, North Carolina Language

92.72% of Moore County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 7.28% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.97% of the population.

Moore County, North Carolina Language

Moore County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black10,6862,74725.71%
Hispanic6,7691,66024.52%
Multiple3,19667721.18%
Native7509312.40%
White75,3775,6297.47%
Asian1,357946.93%
Other151NaN%

10.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.90%

Male Poverty Rate

12.02%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Moore County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Moore County, North Carolina is Black, with 25.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Moore 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 1.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.40%.

Moore County, North Carolina Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.89%
High School14.99%
Some College8.99%
Bachelors or Greater2.42%

Moore County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.71%
Male Unemployed23.87%
Female Employed6.87%
Female Unemployed43.88%

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

Moore County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$63,324$86,394
Families$82,797$103,648
Married Families$91,578-
Non Families$34,175$52,234
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Income by Household Type

Moore County, North Carolina Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.2%

Male Marriage Rate

53.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Moore County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

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Moore 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.

Moore County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

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Moore County, North Carolina Marital Status

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9,118

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War2,553
First Gulf War2,650
Vietnam3,107
Korea632
World War II343

Moore County, North Carolina Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34441
35 to 542,499
55 to 641,568
65 to 742,247
75+2,363

Moore County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7,97212.91%
Black8269.65%
Native American559.52%
Asian666.01%
Islander2216.54%
Other Race412.90%
2+ Races1368.49%
Hispanic2095.27%

Moore County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Moore County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

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5.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Moore County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

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57.5%

Labor Force Participation

51.4%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Moore County, North Carolina Employment by Age

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Moore County, North Carolina Employment by Race

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Moore 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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51.19%

Born in Moore County, North Carolina

95.02%

Native Born

4.98%

Foreign Born

2.59%

Non Citizen

2.40%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.02% of Moore County, North Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 51.19% having been born in North Carolina. 2.59% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Moore 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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