Clarkton demographics profile

StatisticClarktonNorth CarolinaNational
Population density (sq mi)55121891
Median age42.638.337.7
Male/Female ratio0.6:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)52%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1855%43%43%
Speak English99%89%79%
Speak Spanish1%7%13%
Clarkton, NC has a population of 686 and is the 17,605th largest city in the United States. The population density is 551 per sq mi which is 153% higher than the North Carolina average and 508% higher than the national average. The median age in Clarkton is 43 which is approximately 11% higher than the North Carolina average of 38. In Clarkton, 52% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 99% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 80% of Clarkton residents were born in North Carolina, 19% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.

Did you know?

  • The population density in Clarkton is 153% higher than North Carolina.
  • The median age in Clarkton is 11% higher than North Carolina.
  • In Clarkton 58.16% of the population is White.
  • In Clarkton 39.50% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Clarkton 0.00% of the population is Asian.

Compare Clarkton, NC Demographics To Other Cities


      Clarkton population breakdown by race

      RaceClarktonNorth CarolinaNational
      Black or African American39.50%21.50%12.63%
      American Indian1.31%1.18%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.07%0.18%
      Mixed race1.02%2.45%3.06%
      Other race0.00%3.01%4.75%
      In Clarkton, 1.2% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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      Source: The Clarkton, NC demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).