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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Polkville is 520. Polkville, North Carolina is the 13,024th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Polkville was in 1990, when its population was 1,478. In 1990, Polkville was the 8,133rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 13,024th largest city in the US. Polkville is currently 64.8% smaller than it was in 1990.
Polkville has shrunk 2.9% since the year 2000. Polkville, North Carolina is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 60% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|13019||Red Oak, Oklahoma||521||-10.0%|
|13020||Antwerp, New York||520||-27.1%|
|13024||Polkville, North Carolina||520||-2.9%|
|13029||Bolton, North Carolina||518||2.3%|
The total voting age population of Polkville, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 406. The voting age population is 44.1% male and 55.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 27.3% of the residents of Polkville are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Polkville are 98.3% White, 1.5% Black and 0.2% Two or more races.
In Polkville, 29.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 55.6%. On a per-household basis, 21.3% of families are below the poverty line in Polkville.
Among those aged 16 and older, 44.2% of Polkville residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 80.9% of Polkville residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 9.7% have a bachelor's degree and 5.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Polkville residents aged 5 and older, 3.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Polkville is 3.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Polkville, 23.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Polkville is $40,000.
In Polkville, 74.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 25.7% of housing units in Polkville.
Of all the housing units in Polkville, 5.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Polkville, 25.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Polkville is $839.
In Polkville, 52.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.