|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Bladenboro is 1,651. Bladenboro, North Carolina is the 8,349th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Bladenboro was in 1990, when its population was 1,941. In 1990, Bladenboro was the 7,046th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,349th largest city in the US. Bladenboro is currently 14.9% smaller than it was in 1990.
Bladenboro has shrunk 3.6% since the year 2000. Bladenboro, North Carolina's growth is below average. 62% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8346||Lookout Mountain, Georgia||1,653||2.6%|
|8349||Bladenboro, North Carolina||1,651||-3.6%|
|8351||Coal Run Village, Kentucky||1,650||143.0%|
|8353||Kettle Falls, Washington||1,650||19.5%|
|8355||South Coatesville, Pennsylvania||1,650||65.3%|
The total voting age population of Bladenboro, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,175. The voting age population is 38.0% male and 62.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.4% of the residents of Bladenboro are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Bladenboro are 64.7% White, 30.1% Black, 3.1% Two or more races, 1.1% American Indian and 0.9% Other. Additionally, 3.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Bladenboro, 20.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 25.3%. On a per-household basis, 15.4% of families are below the poverty line in Bladenboro.
Among those aged 16 and older, 51.0% of Bladenboro residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 82.7% of Bladenboro residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 9.0% have a bachelor's degree and 2.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Bladenboro residents aged 5 and older, 2.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Bladenboro is 14.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Bladenboro, 10.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Bladenboro is $36,641.
In Bladenboro, 36.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 63.2% of housing units in Bladenboro.
Of all the housing units in Bladenboro, 16.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Bladenboro, 8.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Bladenboro is $673.
In Bladenboro, 69.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.