|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Edenton is 4,391. Edenton, North Carolina is the 5,177th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Edenton was in 1990, when its population was 5,339. In 1990, Edenton was the 3,883rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,177th largest city in the US. Edenton is currently 17.8% smaller than it was in 1990.
Edenton has shrunk 11.9% since the year 2000. Edenton, North Carolina's growth is extremely below average. 93% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|5172||Egg Harbor City, New Jersey||4,396||-3.0%|
|5173||Garwood, New Jersey||4,393||5.7%|
|5175||Colorado City, Texas||4,391||3.5%|
|5177||Edenton, North Carolina||4,391||-11.9%|
|5178||Denver City, Texas||4,390||10.9%|
The total voting age population of Edenton, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 3,623. The voting age population is 42.6% male and 57.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 25.0% of the residents of Edenton are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Edenton are 60.5% Black, 36.9% White, 1.0% Asian, 0.6% American Indian, 0.6% Two or more races and 0.4% Other. Additionally, 2.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Edenton, 27.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 28.6%. On a per-household basis, 28.5% of families are below the poverty line in Edenton.
Among those aged 16 and older, 52.8% of Edenton residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.4% of Edenton residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 22.5% have a bachelor's degree and 9.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Edenton residents aged 5 and older, 1.1% 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 Edenton is 10.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Edenton, 13.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Edenton is $41,633.
In Edenton, 45.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 54.1% of housing units in Edenton.
Of all the housing units in Edenton, 16.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Edenton, 5.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 150 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Edenton is $757.
In Edenton, 68.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.