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As of 2010-2014, the total population of River Road is 3,797, which is 7.25% less than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 21.13% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. The River Road population density is 534.01 people per square mile, which is much higher than the state average density of 181.17 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in River Road is white, which represent 63.16% of the total population. The average River Road education level is lower than the state average and is lower than 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 2010-2014: 3,797. #192

Population Growth Since 2000, #533

River Road, NC
North Carolina

Population Density, #424

River Road, NC
534.01 per square mile
North Carolina
181.17 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:2,398 (63.16%, #507)
Black:552 (14.54%, #332)
Hispanic:961 (25.31%, #33)
Asian:0 (0.00%, #361)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):0 (0.00%, #369)
One Race, Other:847 (22.31%, see rank)
Two or More Races:0 (0.00%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:947 (98.54%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Cuban:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Central American:0 (0.00%, see rank)
South American:0 (0.00%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

3,391 (89.31%) out of the total population of 3,797 reported first ancestry.

 River Road, NC% of the Total PopulationNorth CarolinaU.S.
Arab00.00%, see rank0.34%0.56%
Czech00.00%, see rank0.18%0.47%
Danish00.00%, see rank0.15%0.42%
Dutch00.00%, see rank1.07%1.40%
English3759.88%, see rank9.75%8.02%
French521.37%, see rank2.02%3.34%
German3128.22%, see rank10.69%15.03%
Greek140.37%, see rank0.28%0.41%
Hungarian140.37%, see rank0.26%0.46%
Irish1493.92%, see rank8.88%10.80%
Italian1092.87%, see rank3.06%5.52%
Norwegian00.00%, see rank0.46%1.42%
Polish130.34%, see rank1.39%3.01%
Portuguese00.00%, see rank0.16%0.44%
Russian210.55%, see rank0.43%0.92%
Scotch-Irish110.29%, see rank2.68%0.99%
Scottish511.34%, see rank2.46%1.72%
Subsaharan African842.21%, see rank1.00%0.95%
Swedish120.32%, see rank0.55%1.27%
Swiss00.00%, see rank0.17%0.30%
Ukrainian00.00%, see rank0.17%0.31%
American70618.59%, see rank12.51%7.12%
Welsh00.00%, see rank0.52%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 1,962 (51.67%, see rank)
Females: 1,835 (48.33%, see rank)

River Road, NC
Male: 51.67%
Female: 48.33%
North Carolina
Male: 48.72%
Female: 51.28%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
River Road, NC
51.30 years old
North Carolina
37.80 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
River Road, NC
51.50 years old
North Carolina
36.30 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
River Road, NC
49.70 years old
North Carolina
39.20 years old
38.80 years old

 River Road, NC% of the Total PopulationNorth CarolinaU.S.
Under 5 years631.66%, see rank6.34%6.36%
5 to 9 years1363.58%, see rank6.56%6.51%
10 to 14 years3048.01%, see rank6.65%6.59%
15 to 19 years1764.64%, see rank6.71%6.85%
20 to 24 years421.11%, see rank7.13%7.13%
25 to 34 years40910.77%, see rank12.99%13.47%
35 to 44 years42911.30%, see rank13.50%12.96%
45 to 54 years59415.64%, see rank14.02%14.09%
55 to 64 years76720.20%, see rank12.30%12.29%
65 to 74 years50513.30%, see rank8.00%7.64%
75 to 84 2646.95%, see rank4.19%4.25%
85 years and over1082.84%, see rank1.61%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 River Road, NCNorth CarolinaU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population3,076, 100%6,495,047209,056,129
Less Than High School744, 24.19%, see rank14.59%13.67%
High School Graduate715, 23.24%, see rank26.86%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree871, 28.32%, see rank30.76%29.09%
Bachelor Degree485, 15.77%, see rank18.24%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree261, 8.49%, see rank9.55%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#12.82, see rank13.4313.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 River Road, NC North CarolinaU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)27298.90%, see rank1.10%, see rank90.90%9.10%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)208100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank92.04%7.96%90.60%9.40%
College10984.40%, see rank15.60%, see rank82.15%17.85%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School4634.78%, see rank65.22%, see rank65.79%34.21%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 River Road, NCNorth CarolinaU.S.
Total Households1,773, 100%3,742,514116,211,092
Average Household Size2.14, see rank2.542.63
1 Person Households709, 39.99%, see rank27.90%27.57%
2 or More Person Households1,064, 60.01%, see rank72.10%72.43%
Family Households (Families)1,045, 58.94%, see rank66.40%66.22%
Average Family Size2.89, see rank3.183.32
Married-Couple Family859, 48.45%, see rank48.20%48.42%
Nonfamily Households728, 41.06%, see rank33.60%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 River Road, NC%North CarolinaU.S.
15 Years and Over Total3,294see rank7,844,445252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over1,646100%, see rank3,778,356123,281,364
Never Married23114.03%, see rank33.73%35.77%
Married1,06564.70%, see rank54.33%52.04%
Widowed1307.90%, see rank2.62%2.57%
Divorced22013.37%, see rank9.32%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over1,648100%, see rank4,066,089129,692,771
Never Married31218.93%, see rank27.90%29.48%
Married96358.43%, see rank50.44%49.19%
Widowed20312.32%, see rank9.64%9.16%
Divorced17010.32%, see rank12.02%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 River Road, NC%North CarolinaU.S.
Native3,05880.54%, see rank92.40%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence2,36562.29%, see rank57.79%58.73%
Born in Different State69318.25%, see rank33.52%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
00.00%, see rank1.08%1.42%
Foreign Born73919.46%, see rank7.60%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship220.58%, see rank2.46%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship71718.88%, see rank5.14%7.09%
Born In Europe220.58%, see rank0.81%1.53%
Born In Asia00.00%, see rank1.85%3.82%
Born In Africa00.00%, see rank0.46%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.03%0.07%
Born In Latin America71718.88%, see rank4.28%6.83%
Born In Northern America00.00%, see rank0.17%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 River Road, NC%North CarolinaU.S.
English1,41279.64%, see rank89.22%79.39%
Spanish34019.18%, see rank6.56%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages211.18%, see rank2.13%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages00.00%, see rank1.55%3.36%
Other00.00%, see rank0.54%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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