|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Southern Shores is 3,175. Southern Shores, North Carolina is the 6,076th largest city in the US.
The current population of Southern Shores (3,175) is it's peak population.
Southern Shores has grown 43.1% since the 2000. Southern Shores, North Carolina is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 88% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|6071||Kingstree, South Carolina||3,181||-11.6%|
|6074||Mobridge, South Dakota||3,179||-10.4%|
|6076||Southern Shores, North Carolina||3,175||43.1%|
|6077||Eagle Lake, Florida||3,174||23.8%|
|6078||Green Level, North Carolina||3,174||46.1%|
|6079||Wind Gap, Pennsylvania||3,174||12.9%|
|6081||Port Washington North, New York||3,170||17.3%|
|6082||Byrnes Mill, Missouri||3,166||30.8%|
The total voting age population of Southern Shores, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,330. The voting age population is 48.0% male and 52.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 34.5% of the residents of Southern Shores are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Southern Shores are 94.7% White, 2.7% Two or more races, 1.0% Black, 1.0% American Indian and 0.6% Asian.
In Southern Shores, 5.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 13.2%. On a per-household basis, 3.2% of families are below the poverty line in Southern Shores.
Among those aged 16 and older, 50.1% of Southern Shores residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 98.0% of Southern Shores residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 60.7% have a bachelor's degree and 28.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Southern Shores residents aged 5 and older, 2.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Southern Shores is 0.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Southern Shores, 9.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Southern Shores is $96,553.
In Southern Shores, 91.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 8.5% of housing units in Southern Shores.
In Southern Shores, 27.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 640 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Southern Shores is $1,914.
In Southern Shores, 97.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.