Pleasant Garden demographics profile

StatisticPleasant GardenNorth CarolinaNational
Population density (sq mi)31021891
Median age46.038.337.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)70%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1838%43%43%
Speak English93%89%79%
Speak Spanish6%7%13%
Pleasant Garden, NC has a population of 4,684 and is the 6,755th largest city in the United States. The population density is 310 per sq mi which is 42% higher than the North Carolina average and 242% higher than the national average. The median age in Pleasant Garden is 46 which is approximately 20% higher than the North Carolina average of 38. In Pleasant Garden, 70% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 93% speak English and 6% speak Spanish. 71% of Pleasant Garden residents were born in North Carolina, 25% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 4% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Pleasant Garden is 42% higher than North Carolina.
  • The median age in Pleasant Garden is 20% higher than North Carolina.
  • In Pleasant Garden 88.92% of the population is White.
  • In Pleasant Garden 6.00% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Pleasant Garden 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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      Pleasant Garden population breakdown by race

      RacePleasant GardenNorth CarolinaNational
      Black or African American6.00%21.50%12.63%
      American Indian1.00%1.18%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.07%0.18%
      Mixed race3.67%2.45%3.06%
      Other race0.41%3.01%4.75%
      In Pleasant Garden, 5.9% 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 Pleasant Garden, NC demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).