|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Eden is 15,319. Eden, North Carolina is the 2,314th largest city in the US.
Eden is located entirely in Rockingham County.
The peak population of Eden was in 1990, when its population was 15,860. In 1990, Eden was the 1,685th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,314th largest city in the US. Eden is currently 3.4% smaller than it was in 1990.
Eden has shrunk 3.3% since the year 2000. Eden, North Carolina's growth is below average. 77% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Eden has a population density of 1,152.7 people per square mile.
|2310||La Palma, California||15,413||-0.3%|
|2313||Red Oak, Texas||15,364||169.1%|
|2314||Eden, North Carolina||15,319||-3.3%|
|2315||Franklin Park, Pennsylvania||15,319||34.0%|
|2317||Phillipsburg, New Jersey||15,291||0.8%|
|2319||Harper Woods, Michigan||15,275||7.1%|
The total voting age population of Eden, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 11,451. The voting age population is 46.2% male and 53.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.0% of the residents of Eden are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Eden are 65.8% White, 25.1% Black, 3.9% Other, 2.5% Two or more races, 2.0% Asian, 0.7% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 8.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Eden, 22.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 35.3%. On a per-household basis, 17.6% of families are below the poverty line in Eden.
Among those aged 16 and older, 54.5% of Eden residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 82.6% of Eden residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 17.3% have a bachelor's degree and 6.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Eden residents aged 5 and older, 8.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 7.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Eden is 7.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Eden, 9.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Eden is $34,917.
In Eden, 54.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 45.3% of housing units in Eden.
Of all the housing units in Eden, 19.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Eden, 7.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 580 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Eden is $666.
In Eden, 71.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.