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As of 2010, the total population of Denver is 2,309. The Denver population density is 370.95 people per square mile, which is much higher than the state average density of 177.18 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 81.32 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Denver is white, which represent 93.24% of the total population. The average Denver education level is about the same as the state average and is about the same as the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010: 2,309. #284

Population Growth Since 2006-2010, see rank

Denver, NC
North Carolina

*The Denver, NC population growth rate is since 2006-2010. The North Carolina and U.S population growth rate is since 2000.

Population Density, #511

Denver, NC
370.95 per square mile
North Carolina
177.18 per square mile
81.32 per square mile

Population by Races

White:2,153 (93.24%, #138)
Black:55 (2.38%, #582)
Hispanic:87 (3.77%, #403)
Asian:14 (0.61%, #331)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):21 (0.91%, #167)
One Race, Other:39 (1.69%, see rank)
Two or More Races:27 (1.17%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:46 (52.87%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:7 (8.05%, see rank)
Cuban:1 (1.15%, see rank)
Central American:23 (26.44%, see rank)
South American:7 (8.05%, see rank)

*Based on 2010 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

1,466 (86.34%) out of the total population of 1,698 reported first ancestry.

 Denver, NC% of the Total PopulationNorth CarolinaU.S.
Arab00.00%, see rank0.32%0.53%
Czech00.00%, see rank0.19%0.50%
Danish80.47%, see rank0.16%0.45%
Dutch724.24%, see rank1.16%1.51%
English19911.72%, see rank10.07%8.53%
French633.71%, see rank2.10%3.54%
German25715.14%, see rank11.12%15.79%
Greek150.88%, see rank0.28%0.42%
Hungarian00.00%, see rank0.26%0.48%
Irish39923.50%, see rank9.11%11.36%
Italian613.59%, see rank3.03%5.66%
Norwegian281.65%, see rank0.45%1.46%
Polish1357.95%, see rank1.39%3.13%
Portuguese00.00%, see rank0.15%0.46%
Russian181.06%, see rank0.44%0.97%
Scotch-Irish181.06%, see rank2.90%1.07%
Scottish120.71%, see rank2.56%1.81%
Subsaharan African00.00%, see rank0.92%0.93%
Swedish593.47%, see rank0.57%1.34%
Swiss00.00%, see rank0.16%0.31%
Ukrainian00.00%, see rank0.17%0.31%
American22513.25%, see rank12.08%6.72%
Welsh00.00%, see rank0.55%0.60%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 1,104 (47.81%, see rank)
Females: 1,205 (52.19%, see rank)

Denver, NC
Male: 47.81%
Female: 52.19%
North Carolina
Male: 48.72%
Female: 51.28%
Male: 49.16%
Female: 50.84%

*Based on 2010 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Denver, NC
39.50 years old
North Carolina
37.40 years old
37.20 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Denver, NC
37.80 years old
North Carolina
36.00 years old
35.80 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Denver, NC
41.00 years old
North Carolina
38.70 years old
38.50 years old

 Denver, NC% of the Total PopulationNorth CarolinaU.S.
Under 5 years1436.19%, see rank6.63%6.54%
5 to 9 years1667.19%, see rank6.67%6.59%
10 to 14 years1586.84%, see rank6.62%6.70%
15 to 19 years1416.11%, see rank6.92%7.14%
20 to 24 years1195.15%, see rank6.94%6.99%
25 to 34 years27511.91%, see rank13.07%13.30%
35 to 44 years33314.42%, see rank13.92%13.30%
45 to 54 years36115.63%, see rank14.35%14.58%
55 to 64 years26711.56%, see rank11.94%11.82%
65 to 74 years1707.36%, see rank7.32%7.03%
75 to 84 1255.41%, see rank4.08%4.23%
85 years and over512.21%, see rank1.55%1.78%

*Based on 2010 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Denver, NCNorth CarolinaU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population1,314, 100%6,324,119204,336,017
Less Than High School78, 5.94%, see rank15.49%14.28%
High School Graduate526, 40.03%, see rank27.24%28.24%
Some College or Associate Degree376, 28.61%, see rank30.44%28.99%
Bachelor Degree282, 21.46%, see rank17.82%17.88%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree52, 3.96%, see rank9.01%10.61%
USA.com Education Index#13.47, see rank13.3313.47
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Denver, NC North CarolinaU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten1435.71%64.29%69.58%30.42%70.05%29.95%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)29996.99%, see rank3.01%, see rank90.70%9.30%89.62%10.38%
High School (Grades 9-12)56100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank91.96%8.04%90.52%9.48%
College41100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank81.77%18.23%77.79%22.21%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Denver, NCNorth CarolinaU.S.
Total Households972, 100%3,745,155116,716,292
Average Household Size2.38, see rank2.482.58
1 Person Households279, 28.70%, see rank27.00%26.74%
2 or More Person Households693, 71.30%, see rank73.00%73.26%
Family Households (Families)628, 64.61%, see rank66.73%66.43%
Average Family Size2.93, see rank3.013.14
Married-Couple Family464, 47.74%, see rank48.38%48.42%
Nonfamily Households344, 35.39%, see rank33.27%33.57%

*Based on 2010 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Denver, NC%North CarolinaU.S.
15 Years and Over Total1,372see rank7,649,690248,042,237
Males, 15 Years and Over634100%, see rank3,681,614120,789,875
Never Married13220.82%, see rank32.82%35.08%
Married42266.56%, see rank55.55%52.93%
Widowed00.00%, see rank2.48%2.53%
Divorced8012.62%, see rank9.15%9.46%
Females, 15 Years and Over738100%, see rank3,968,076127,252,362
Never Married11916.12%, see rank26.93%28.74%
Married43258.54%, see rank51.62%49.95%
Widowed11014.91%, see rank9.83%9.34%
Divorced7710.43%, see rank11.62%11.97%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Denver, NC%North CarolinaU.S.
Native1,58493.29%, see rank92.47%87.13%
Born in the State of Residence1,03060.66%, see rank58.06%58.71%
Born in Different State55432.63%, see rank33.38%27.04%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
00.00%, see rank1.03%1.38%
Foreign Born1146.71%, see rank7.53%12.87%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship543.18%, see rank2.31%5.71%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship603.53%, see rank5.22%7.16%
Born In Europe492.89%, see rank0.82%1.56%
Born In Asia00.00%, see rank1.73%3.67%
Born In Africa00.00%, see rank0.43%0.51%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.03%0.07%
Born In Latin America653.83%, see rank4.36%6.79%
Born In Northern America00.00%, see rank0.17%0.26%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Denver, NC%North CarolinaU.S.
English68787.85%, see rank89.42%79.64%
Spanish465.88%, see rank6.45%11.57%
Other Indo-European Languages496.27%, see rank2.16%4.61%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages00.00%, see rank1.46%3.24%
Other00.00%, see rank0.51%0.94%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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