|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Scotland Neck is 1,629. Scotland Neck, North Carolina is the 8,388th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Scotland Neck was in 1990, when its population was 2,734. In 1990, Scotland Neck was the 5,811th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,388th largest city in the US. Scotland Neck is currently 40.4% smaller than it was in 1990.
Scotland Neck has shrunk 30.7% since the year 2000. Scotland Neck, North Carolina's growth is extremely below average. 97% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8383||Pagosa Springs, Colorado||1,631||3.5%|
|8384||Sylvan Springs, Alabama||1,631||9.6%|
|8385||North Lewisburg, Ohio||1,630||1.0%|
|8388||Scotland Neck, North Carolina||1,629||-30.7%|
|8390||White Castle, Louisiana||1,629||-16.4%|
|8391||Belleair Beach, Florida||1,626||-0.4%|
|8393||Murphy, North Carolina||1,626||4.1%|
|8394||North Liberty, Indiana||1,626||10.8%|
The total voting age population of Scotland Neck, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,223. The voting age population is 45.3% male and 54.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 22.1% of the residents of Scotland Neck are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Scotland Neck are 67.0% Black, 32.6% White and 0.4% Other. Additionally, 0.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Scotland Neck, 30.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 40.9%. On a per-household basis, 18.3% of families are below the poverty line in Scotland Neck.
Among those aged 16 and older, 40.0% of Scotland Neck residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 77.7% of Scotland Neck residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 13.1% have a bachelor's degree and 1.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Scotland Neck residents aged 5 and older, 3.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Scotland Neck is 4.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Scotland Neck, 10.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Scotland Neck is $25,938.
In Scotland Neck, 48.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 51.1% of housing units in Scotland Neck.
Of all the housing units in Scotland Neck, 23.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Scotland Neck, 2.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Scotland Neck is $672.
In Scotland Neck, 45.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.