Map of Horse Shoe, North Carolina
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Community Demographics

in Horse Shoe, North Carolina

(Horse Shoe is Located in Henderson County)

Population in Horse Shoe, North Carolina

Population
2174

In terms of political views, the Horse Shoe population skews Republican. The top religion in Horse Shoe is Protestant. The top age group is 65-up per census data.

Household Types

Singles in Horse Shoe 32.5%

Married Couples in Horse Shoe 67.5%

Age Groups

18 to 24 year olds 4.2%

25 to 44 year olds 19.7%

45 to 64 year olds 23.4%

65+ year olds 32.0%

Other 20.7%

Race Diversity

The Race Diversity score in Horse Shoe, North Carolina is 69.6.Industry diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

Latino/Hispanics 0.9%

Whites 96.2%

Black or African Americans 2.5%

American Indian & Alaska Natives 0.0%

Asians 0.0%

Native Hawaiians & Other Pacific Islanders 0.0%

Multi 1.3%

Other 0.0%

The Religion

The primary religious affiliation in Horse Shoe, North Carolina is Protestant. The Religion Diversity score in Horse Shoe, North Carolina is 14.0Religion diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score..

Protestant 44.3%

Catholic 5.9%

Orthodox 0.1%

Other / Christian 0.0%

Mormon 0.7%

Jewish 0.3%

Muslim 0.0%

Buddhist 0.0%

Hindu 0.0%

Other / Non-Christian 0.3%

No Religion 48.4%

Industry and Occupation

The top industry present in Horse Shoe, North Carolina is Educational services, health care, and social assistance. 40.6 % of residents work in Management, business, science, and arts occupations, while only 6.8% work in Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations. The Industry Diversity score in Horse Shoe, North Carolina is 69.6.Industry diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 1.9%

Construction 5.4%

Manufacturing 18.3%

Wholesale trade 5.2%

Retail trade 7.7%

Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 4.1%

Information 2.9%

Finance and insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 7.1%

Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 10.4%

Educational services, health care, and social assistance 18.5%

Arts, entertainment, recreation, and accommodation and food services 11.6%

Other services, except public administration 4.1%

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 2.9%

The Occupation Diversity score in Horse Shoe, North Carolina is 73.3.Occupation diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

Management, business, science, and arts occupations 40.6%

Service occupations 17.5%

Sales and office occupations 20.7%

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations 6.8%

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 14.4%

Average Educational level

74.0% of residents in Horse Shoe, North Carolina have earned a Bachelor’s degree or higher, compared to the U.S. average of 46.6%. 36.0% of residents in Horse Shoe, North Carolina hold STEM degrees (STEM = Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics). The Educational level Diversity score in Horse Shoe, North Carolina is 72.7.Educational diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

Less than high school graduate 5.2%

High school graduate (includes equivalency) 20.8%

Some college or associate's degree 38.6%

Bachelor's degree 22.4%

Graduate or professional degree 12.9%

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