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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Cerro Gordo is 131. Cerro Gordo, North Carolina is the 17,592nd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Cerro Gordo was in 2000, when its population was 244. In 2000, Cerro Gordo was the 16,279th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 17,592nd largest city in the US. Cerro Gordo is currently 46.3% smaller than it was in 2000.
Cerro Gordo has shrunk 46.3% since the year 2000. Cerro Gordo, North Carolina's growth is extremely below average. 98% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|17442||Chimney Rock Village||140||-16.6%|
|17588||Pawleys Island, South Carolina||132||-4.3%|
|17589||Reliance, South Dakota||132||-36.2%|
|17590||Upham, North Dakota||132||-14.2%|
|17592||Cerro Gordo, North Carolina||131||-46.3%|
|17593||Chickamaw Beach, Minnesota||131||-15.4%|
The total voting age population of Cerro Gordo, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 142. The voting age population is 40.1% male and 59.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.2% of the residents of Cerro Gordo are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Cerro Gordo are 77.5% White, 12.7% Other and 9.8% Black. Additionally, 12.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Cerro Gordo, 7.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 4.4%. On a per-household basis, 3.5% of families are below the poverty line in Cerro Gordo.
Among those aged 16 and older, 48.2% of Cerro Gordo residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 78.3% of Cerro Gordo residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 27.5% have a bachelor's degree and 11.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Cerro Gordo residents aged 5 and older, 8.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 8.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
In Cerro Gordo, 19.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Cerro Gordo is $36,667.
In Cerro Gordo, 76.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 23.2% of housing units in Cerro Gordo.
Of all the housing units in Cerro Gordo, 16.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Cerro Gordo, 13.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Cerro Gordo is $631.
In Cerro Gordo, 63.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.