Population Demographics for New Hanover County, North Carolina in 2020, 2019



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population202,667100
White160,29879
Black or African American29,90714
Hispanic or Latino10,7165
Some Other Race4,8522
Two or More Races4,0652
Asian2,4101
American Indian1,005Below 1%
Three or more races324Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander130Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population98,269104,398202,667
White77,86082,438160,298
Black or African American13,97915,92829,907
Hispanic or Latino5,7874,92910,716
Some Other Race2,7712,0814,852
Two or More Races1,9952,0704,065
Asian1,0571,3532,410
American Indian5294761,005
Three or more races150174324
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander7852130

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Demographic population totals

Total population in New Hanover County

 
Total Population:202,667
Male Population:98,269
Female Population:104,398

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in New Hanover County

 
Both sexes37
Male35
Female38

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in New Hanover County

 
Total Population:195,969
Male Population:94,947
Under 5 years:5,972
5 to 9 years:5,736
10 to 14 years:5,537
15 to 17 years:3,405
18 and 19 years:2,296
20 years:1,608
21 years:1,691
22 to 24 years:4,987
25 to 29 years:8,023
30 to 34 years:6,751
35 to 39 years:6,804
40 to 44 years:6,331
45 to 49 years:6,513
50 to 54 years:6,103
55 to 59 years:5,973
60 and 61 years:2,257
62 to 64 years:3,252
65 and 66 years:1,877
67 to 69 years:2,356
70 to 74 years:2,855
75 to 79 years:2,132
80 to 84 years:1,473
85 years and over:1,015
Female Population:101,022
Under 5 years:5,736
5 to 9 years:5,432
10 to 14 years:5,297
15 to 17 years:3,199
18 and 19 years:2,267
20 years:1,645
21 years:1,800
22 to 24 years:4,963
25 to 29 years:7,677
30 to 34 years:6,632
35 to 39 years:6,681
40 to 44 years:6,612
45 to 49 years:6,948
50 to 54 years:7,232
55 to 59 years:7,014
60 and 61 years:2,531
62 to 64 years:3,813
65 and 66 years:2,147
67 to 69 years:2,771
70 to 74 years:3,417
75 to 79 years:2,757
80 to 84 years:2,215
85 years and over:2,236

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in New Hanover County

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in New Hanover County

 
Total:86,046
Family led homes:49,980
Husband-wife family:36,309
Other family:13,671
Population of male led with no wife present:3,300
Population female led with no husband present:10,371
Population of Nonfamily homes:36,066
Population living alone:26,416
Population not living alone:9,650

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in New Hanover County with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:86,046
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:23,093
Population of family homes:22,842
Husband-wife family:14,275
Under 6 years only:3,940
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2,870
6 to 17 years only:7,465
Other family:8,567
Male householder, no wife present:1,747
Under 6 years only:533
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:274
6 to 17 years only:940
Female led with no husband present:6,820
Under 6 years only:1,648
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,271
6 to 17 years only:3,901
Nonfamily households:251
Male led households:167
Under 6 years only:41
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:16
6 to 17 years only:110
Female led householder:84
Under 6 years only:26
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2
6 to 17 years only:56
Households with no people under 18 years:62,953
Family households:27,138
Husband-wife family:22,034
Other family:5,104
Male led with no wife present:1,553
Female led with no husband present:3,551
Nonfamily households:35,815
Male led householder:16,400
Female led householder:19,415

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in New Hanover County, by type

 
Total Home Population:86,046
Population of Family homes:49,980
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,731
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:7,785
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:10,492
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:10,417
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:4,845
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:4,569
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:6,283
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:3,144
Population of 85 year olds and over:714
Population of Nonfamily Homes:36,066
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:5,268
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:7,222
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:4,205
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:5,217
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:2,909
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:2,780
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:3,759
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:3,009
Population of 85 year olds and over:1,697

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in New Hanover County containing people over 60

 
Total Population:86,046
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:27,981
1-person household:10,509
2-or-more-person household:17,472
Family households:16,556
Nonfamily households:916
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:58,065
1-person household:15,907
2-or-more-person household:42,158
Family homes:33,424
Nonfamily homes:8,734

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in New Hanover County with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:86,046
Home has three or more generations:2,205
Home does not have three or more generations:83,841

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in New Hanover County under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:40,291
Unmarried partner of home lead present:2,798
In family homes:2,629
Population of male led and male partner homes:92
Population of male led and female partner households:938
Population of female led and female partner households:123
Population of female led and male partner households:1,476
In nonfamily homes:169
Population of male led and male partner homes:5
Population of male led and female partner homes:139
Population of female led and female partner homes:5
Population of female led and male partner homes:20
No unmarried partner of home lead present:37,493
In family homes:37,342
Population of husband-wife family homes:25,600
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:1,674
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:10,068
In nonfamily homes:151

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in New Hanover County

 
Total Population:143,073
Population Under 18 years:39,635
Population 18 years and over:103,438

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in New Hanover County have lived in one place.

 
Total:86,046
Population of Owner occupied homes:51,429
Family home:35,547
Nonfamily homess:15,882
Male led home:6,601
Living alone:4,873
Not living alone:1,728
Female led home:9,281
Living alone:7,966
Not living alone:1,315
Population of Renter occupied homes:34,617
Family run homes:14,433
Husband-wife family:6,685
Other family:7,748
Male led with no wife present:1,729
Female led with no husband present:6,019
Nonfamily Homes:20,184
Male led homes:9,966
Male living alone:6,363
Male not living alone:3,603
Female led homes:10,218
Females living alone:7,214
Females not living alone:3,004