|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Goldston is 239. Goldston, North Carolina is the 15,920th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Goldston was in 1990, when its population was 333. In 1990, Goldston was the 14,809th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 15,920th largest city in the US. Goldston is currently 28.2% smaller than it was in 1990.
Goldston has shrunk 26.6% since the year 2000. Goldston, North Carolina's growth is extremely below average. 85% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|15915||Fort Peck, Montana||239||0.0%|
|15917||Gary, South Dakota||239||3.4%|
|15920||Goldston, North Carolina||239||-26.6%|
|15923||La Motte, Iowa||239||-12.1%|
|15925||Parmele, North Carolina||239||-17.3%|
The total voting age population of Goldston, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 176. The voting age population is 43.2% male and 56.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 21.6% of the residents of Goldston are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Goldston are 89.8% White, 5.3% Black, 4.1% Two or more races, 0.4% Asian and 0.4% Other. Additionally, 1.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Goldston, 24.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 45.6%. On a per-household basis, 17.7% of families are below the poverty line in Goldston.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.6% of Goldston residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 95.6% of Goldston residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 12.7% have a bachelor's degree and 1.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Goldston residents aged 5 and older, 1.5% 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 1.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Goldston is 0.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Goldston, 15.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Goldston is $42,679.
In Goldston, 72.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 28.0% of housing units in Goldston.
Of all the housing units in Goldston, 29.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Goldston, 1.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Goldston is $840.
In Goldston, 57.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.