Half Moon, North Carolina

Population In Half Moon, North Carolina

Population8384

In terms of political views, the Half Moon population skews Republican. The top religion in Half Moon is Protestant. The top age group is 25-44 per census data.

Household Types in Half Moon, North Carolina

  • Singles in Half Moon 40.0%
  • Married Couples in Half Moon 60.0%

Age Groups of People Living in Half Moon, North Carolina

  • 18 to 24 year olds 13.1%
  • 25 to 44 year olds 25.0%
  • 45 to 64 year olds 22.6%
  • 65+ year olds 11.5%

Race Diversity in Half Moon, North Carolina

The Race Diversity score in Half Moon, North Carolina is 31.Race diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Latino/Hispanics 14.0%
  • Whites 70.8%
  • Black or African Americans 16.5%
  • American Indian & Alaska Natives 1.2%
  • Asians 3.3%
  • Native Hawaiians & Other Pacific Islanders 0.0%
  • Multi 6.5%
  • Other 1.7%

The Religion of people living in Half Moon, North Carolina

The primary religious affiliation in Half Moon, North Carolina is Protestant. The Religion Diversity score in Half Moon, North Carolina is 17.0Religion diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score..

ReligionPercentage of Population
Protestant23.1%
Catholic4.3%
Orthodox0.0%
Other / Christian0.0%
Mormon1.3%
Jewish0.0%
Muslim0.2%
Buddhist0.0%
Hindu0.0%
Other / Non-Christian0.0%
No Religion71.1%

Industry and Occupation in Half Moon, North Carolina

The top industry present in Half Moon, North Carolina is Educational services, health care, and social assistance. 35.6 % of residents work in Management, business, science, and arts occupations, while only 12.9% work in Service occupations. The Industry Diversity score in Half Moon, North Carolina is 63.2.Industry diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.0%
  • Construction 13.9%
  • Manufacturing 3.2%
  • Wholesale trade 5.4%
  • Retail trade 17.0%
  • Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 2.9%
  • Information 0.8%
  • Finance and insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 3.5%
  • Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 9.6%
  • Educational services, health care, and social assistance 18.2%
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation, and accommodation and food services 5.4%
  • Other services, except public administration 6.5%
  • Public administration 13.7%

The Occupation Diversity score in Half Moon, North Carolina is 77.3.Occupation diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Management, business, science, and arts occupations 35.6%
  • Service occupations 12.9%
  • Sales and office occupations 22.5%
  • Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations 15.9%
  • Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 13.0%

Average Educational level of people living in Half Moon,North Carolina

59.6% of residents in Half Moon, North Carolina have earned a Bachelor’s degree or higher, compared to the U.S. average of 46.6%. 55.3% of residents in Half Moon, North Carolina hold STEM degrees (STEM = Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics). The Educational level Diversity score in Half Moon, North Carolina is 52.5.Educational diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Less than high school graduate 5.3%
  • High school graduate (includes equivalency) 35.1%
  • Some college or associate's degree 42.9%
  • Bachelor's degree 13.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree 3.2%