Pamlico County, North Carolina Population 2020

Pamlico County, North Carolina's estimated population is 12,702 with a growth rate of 0.13% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pamlico County, North Carolina is the 91st largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202012,702160.13%
201912,686160.13%
201812,670160.13%
201712,654-115-0.90%
201612,769260.20%
201512,743-131-1.02%
201412,874-9-0.07%
201312,883-136-1.04%
201213,019-226-1.71%
201113,2451351.03%
201013,1101,73815.28%
199011,3729749.37%
198010,3989319.83%
19709,467-383-3.89%
19609,850-143-1.43%
19509,9932872.96%
19409,7064074.38%
19309,2992392.64%
19209,060-906-9.09%
19109,9661,92123.88%
19008,04589912.58%
18907,14682313.02%
18806,3230.00%

Pamlico County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,69976.12%
Black or African American2,32418.24%
Two or More Races4583.59%
Some Other Race1571.23%
Asian750.59%
American Indian and Alaska Native290.23%

Pamlico County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2020

Pamlico County, North Carolina Median Age

52.1


Total

49.3


Male

54.3


Female

Pamlico County, North Carolina Adults

There are 10,771 adults, (3,583 of whom are seniors) in Pamlico County, North Carolina.

Pamlico County, North Carolina Age Dependency

77.3

Age Dependency Ratio

49.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Pamlico County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

6,179

48.49%

Male

6,563

51.51%

Pamlico County, North Carolina Households and Families

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

Pamlico County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82%18%
All75.1%24.9%
Female71.4%28.6%
Non Family66.2%33.8%
Male59.8%40.2%

75.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,3522.2575.1
Married2,8882.7182
Non Family1,8621.1166.2
Female5103.2971.4
Male924.9559.8

2.78

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

3.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pamlico County, North Carolina Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2732.75%
9th to 12th Grade9199.24%
High School Graduate3,01130.28%
Some College2,76627.82%
Associates Degree1,04710.53%
Bachelors Degree1,20512.12%
Graduate Degree7237.27%

Pamlico County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,5356,9511,734
Black1,9411,418116
Hispanic26420810
Multiple Races1058823
Other Race755117
Asian756327
Native American29221

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.25%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 36.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,789$31,572$25,759
Less Than High School$22,652$24,583$2,500
High School Grad$22,393$25,580$19,281
Some College$30,403$34,427$25,439
Bachelors Degree$31,935$24,167$38,854
Graduate Degree$47,721$69,063$43,224

$28,789

Average Earnings

$31,572

Average Male

$25,759

Average Female

Pamlico County, North Carolina Language

Pamlico County, North Carolina Language by Age

Pamlico County, North Carolina Language

94.91% of Pamlico County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 5.09% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.23% of the population.

Pamlico County, North Carolina Poverty

Pamlico County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,12098410.79%
Black2,01750024.79%
Hispanic43016337.91%
Other1487953.38%
Multiple4096716.38%
Native2015.00%

14.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.64%

Male Poverty Rate

14.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pamlico County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pamlico County, North Carolina is Other, with 53.38% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pamlico County, North Carolina is Native, with 5.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.93%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.85%
High School10.83%
Some College9.19%
Bachelors or Greater3.71%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed35.38%
Female Unemployed22.08%
Female Employed7.67%
Male Employed5.47%

Pamlico County, North Carolina Income

Pamlico County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,947$62,842
Families$58,149$76,711
Married Families$66,349-
Non Families$26,193$35,918

Pamlico County, North Carolina Marital Status

Pamlico County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.0%

Male Marriage Rate

56.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Pamlico County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Pamlico 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 55-64.

Pamlico County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Pamlico County, North Carolina Veterans

1,614

Number of Veterans

1,437

Male Veterans

177

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam664
First Gulf War273
Korea256
Second Gulf War181
World War II44
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74514
75+412
55 to 64303
35 to 54276
18 to 34109
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,19614.45%
Black33915.92%
2 or More4529.61%
Other1918.81%
Hispanic175.65%
Asian1013.33%
Indian517.24%

$Pamlico County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

5.24%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pamlico County, North Carolina Employment Status

47.4%

Labor Force Participation

43.6%

Employment Rate

7.9%

Unemployment Rate

Pamlico 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

64.57%

Born in North Carolina

97.13%

Native Born

2.87%

Foreign Born

1.62%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.13% of Pamlico County, North Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 64.57% having been born in North Carolina. 1.62% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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