|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Cove City is 375. Cove City, North Carolina is the 14,371st largest city in the US.
The peak population of Cove City was in 1990, when its population was 503. In 1990, Cove City was the 13,022nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 14,371st largest city in the US. Cove City is currently 25.4% smaller than it was in 1990.
Cove City has shrunk 14.3% since the year 2000. Cove City, North Carolina's growth is about average. 59% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|14371||Cove City, North Carolina||375||-14.3%|
|14375||Oxbow, North Dakota||375||51.2%|
|14376||Sugar Mountain, North Carolina||375||65.9%|
|14377||Westhope, North Dakota||375||-29.2%|
The total voting age population of Cove City, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 331. The voting age population is 45.9% male and 54.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 21.8% of the residents of Cove City are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Cove City are 60.1% White, 38.3% Black, 1.1% Other and 0.4% Two or more races. Additionally, 2.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Cove City, 19.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 45.0%. On a per-household basis, 13.0% of families are below the poverty line in Cove City.
Among those aged 16 and older, 60.6% of Cove City residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 81.0% of Cove City residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 12.2% have a bachelor's degree and 1.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Cove City residents aged 5 and older, 0.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Cove City is 4.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Cove City, 23.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Cove City is $50,000.
In Cove City, 72.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 27.6% of housing units in Cove City.
Of all the housing units in Cove City, 16.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Cove City, 17.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Cove City is $797.
In Cove City, 59.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.