South Rosemary, North Carolina

related topics
{household, population, female}

South Rosemary is a census-designated place (CDP) in Halifax County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 2,843 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina Micropolitan Statistical Area.


South Rosemary is located at 36°26′45″N 77°42′3″W / 36.44583°N 77.70083°W / 36.44583; -77.70083 (36.445834, -77.700876)[3].

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 6.2 square miles (16.0 km²), of which, 6.2 square miles (15.9 km²) of it is land and 0.16% is water.


As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 2,843 people, 1,184 households, and 790 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 462.0 people per square mile (178.5/km²). There were 1,366 housing units at an average density of 222.0/sq mi (85.8/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 49.35% White, 49.49% African American, 0.28% Native American, 0.21% Asian, 0.14% from other races, and 0.53% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.70% of the population.

There were 1,184 households out of which 29.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 42.5% were married couples living together, 18.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.2% were non-families. 29.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.40 and the average family size was 2.93.

In the CDP the population was spread out with 25.8% under the age of 18, 8.3% from 18 to 24, 28.7% from 25 to 44, 24.9% from 45 to 64, and 12.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females there were 93.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 86.1 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $27,771, and the median income for a family was $32,237. Males had a median income of $26,445 versus $19,375 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $11,409. About 16.8% of families and 25.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 32.7% of those under age 18 and 28.9% of those age 65 or over.


Roanoke Rapids

Full article ▸

related documents
Halls Crossing, Utah
Aneth, Utah
Cloverleaf, Texas
Buies Creek, North Carolina
Harper, Texas
North Sultan, Washington
Bloomington, Texas
Villa Verde, Texas
Lost Creek, Texas
South Alamo, Texas
Chenoweth, Oregon
San Carlos, Texas
Hollins, Virginia
Centerville, Washington
Longtown, Oklahoma
Barton Creek, Texas
Central Gardens, Texas
Millican, Texas
Richfield, North Carolina
Coolidge, Texas
Maple Heights-Lake Desire, Washington
Laurel Park, North Carolina
Akins, Oklahoma
Wells Branch, Texas
Doyle, Texas
Green Acres, Washington
Fowlerton, Texas
St. Andrews, South Carolina
West Side Highway, Washington
Ronald, Washington