Perquimans County, North Carolina Population 2020

Perquimans County, North Carolina's estimated population is 13,346 with a growth rate of -0.28% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Perquimans County, North Carolina is the 90th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202013,346-38-0.28%
201913,384-38-0.28%
201813,422-38-0.28%
201713,460520.39%
201613,408-59-0.44%
201513,467-71-0.52%
201413,538-96-0.70%
201313,634460.34%
201213,588900.67%
201113,498170.13%
201013,4813,03429.04%
199010,44796110.13%
19809,4861,13513.59%
19708,351-827-9.01%
19609,178-424-4.42%
19509,602-171-1.75%
19409,773-895-8.39%
193010,668-469-4.21%
192011,137830.75%
191011,0549639.54%
190010,0917988.59%
18909,293-173-1.83%
18809,4661,52119.14%
18707,9457079.77%
18607,238-94-1.28%
18507,332-14-0.19%
18407,346-73-0.98%
18307,4195628.20%
18206,85780513.30%
18106,0523446.03%
18005,7082684.93%
17905,4400.00%

Perquimans County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,90373.58%
Black or African American3,29824.50%
Two or More Races960.71%
Some Other Race580.43%
American Indian and Alaska Native540.40%
Asian390.29%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander110.08%

Perquimans County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2020

Perquimans County, North Carolina Median Age

49.6


Total

49.7


Male

48.7


Female

Perquimans County, North Carolina Adults

There are 10,880 adults, (3,583 of whom are seniors) in Perquimans County, North Carolina.

Perquimans County, North Carolina Age Dependency

84.4

Age Dependency Ratio

49.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Perquimans County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

6,966

51.76%

Male

6,493

48.24%

Perquimans County, North Carolina Households and Families

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

Perquimans County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.4%13.6%
All74.1%25.9%
Male66.4%33.6%
Non Family60.5%39.5%
Female52.2%47.8%

74.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,9192.2674.1
Married3,2802.7186.4
Non Family1,8921.1860.5
Female6133.0852.2
Male1342.8266.4

2.72

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

3.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Perquimans County, North Carolina Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5325.26%
9th to 12th Grade8298.20%
High School Graduate3,11230.77%
Some College2,58325.54%
Associates Degree9989.87%
Bachelors Degree1,42214.06%
Graduate Degree6386.31%

Perquimans County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,5066,6771,748
Black2,3121,871261
Hispanic21516335
Multiple Races616116
Native American4942
Asian39
Other Race2711
Islander1111

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 multiple races people with a rate of 26.23%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,175$41,894$24,963
Less Than High School$$$13,382
High School Grad$30,063$39,265$23,220
Some College$27,730$49,479$18,508
Bachelors Degree$40,087$51,298$35,631
Graduate Degree$47,321$43,958$55,417

$32,175

Average Earnings

$41,894

Average Male

$24,963

Average Female

Perquimans County, North Carolina Language

Perquimans County, North Carolina Language by Age

Perquimans County, North Carolina Language

98.09% of Perquimans County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 1.91% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.05% of the population.

Perquimans County, North Carolina Poverty

Perquimans County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,1951,33141.66%
White9,6426686.93%
Hispanic3464011.56%
Asian3939100.00%
Multiple961717.71%

15.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.43%

Male Poverty Rate

15.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Perquimans County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Perquimans County, North Carolina is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Perquimans County, North Carolina is White, with 6.93% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.45%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.15%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.94%
Some College16.47%
High School13.01%
Bachelors or Greater3.64%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed56.22%
Female Employed9.33%
Male Employed5.99%
Female Unemployed4.00%

Perquimans County, North Carolina Income

Perquimans County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,915$58,960
Families$53,926$68,497
Married Families$67,350-
Non Families$26,750$37,944

Perquimans County, North Carolina Marital Status

Perquimans County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.3%

Male Marriage Rate

59.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Perquimans County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Perquimans 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.

Perquimans County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Perquimans County, North Carolina Veterans

1,347

Number of Veterans

1,275

Male Veterans

72

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam532
First Gulf War197
Korea170
World War II107
Second Gulf War100
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74447
75+437
55 to 64228
35 to 54213
18 to 3422
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,12614.00%
Black1857.26%
Indian2342.59%
Hispanic188.37%
2 or More1321.31%

$Perquimans County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

4.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Perquimans County, North Carolina Employment Status

51.5%

Labor Force Participation

47.3%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Perquimans 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

53.79%

Born in North Carolina

97.93%

Native Born

2.07%

Foreign Born

0.96%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.93% of Perquimans County, North Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 53.79% having been born in North Carolina. 0.96% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

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