Statesville, North Carolina Population 2019

Statesville, North Carolina's estimated population is 27,042 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Statesville, North Carolina is the 38th largest city in North Carolina based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1116.08 people/mi² (430.92 people/km²).

The overall median age is 36.5 years, 35.8 years for males, and 37.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.2 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.6 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in Statesville, North Carolina is $35,693, while the mean household income is $52,367.

Statesville Nc Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Statesville Nc was:

  • White: 55.42%
  • Black or African American: 36.91%
  • Other race: 4.38%
  • Asian: 1.83%
  • Two or more races: 1.44%
  • Native American: 0.02%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%

How Many People Live in Statesville, North Carolina?

27,042
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201827,0423841.44%
201726,6584311.64%
201626,2273651.41%
201525,8624131.62%
201425,4492631.04%
201325,1862671.07%
201224,9192210.89%
201124,6981550.63%
201024,5431,2230.51%
200023,3205,7532.87%
199017,567-1,055-0.58%
198018,622-1,385-0.71%
197020,0071630.08%
196019,8442,9431.62%
195016,9015,4613.98%
194011,4409500.87%
193010,4902,5952.88%
19207,8953,2965.55%
19104,5991,4583.89%
19003,1410.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White14,339
Black or African American9,550
Some Other Race1,133
Asian473
Two or More Races372
American Indian and Alaska Native5

Statesville Nc Population Pyramid 2019

Statesville Nc Median Age

36.5


Total

35.8


Male

37.3


Female

Statesville Nc Adults

There are 19,039 adults, (3,710 of whom are seniors) in Statesville Nc.

Statesville Nc Age Dependency

68.8

Age Dependency Ratio

24.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Statesville Nc Sex Ratio

Female

13,749

53.14%

Male

12,123

46.86%

Statesville Nc Households and Families

Statesville Nc Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Statesville Nc Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.8%26.2%
All48.4%51.6%
Non Family42%58%
Male40.3%59.7%
Female20.6%79.4%

48.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,6342.648.4
Married3,4713.2873.8
Non Family3,3551.242
Female2,2353.4920.6
Male5733.1740.3

3.25

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Statesville Nc Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2347.37%
9th to 12th Grade1,72110.27%
High School Graduate4,60627.50%
Some College4,24225.33%
Associates Degree1,5099.01%
Bachelors Degree2,30613.77%
Graduate Degree1,1326.76%

Statesville Nc Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,4058,4402,668
Black5,4134,129612
Hispanic1,58898496
Other Race53925620
Asian32425938
Multiple Races16115424

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 95.65%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 28.37%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,038$35,408$22,521
Less Than High School$18,957$23,844$13,359
High School Grad$24,202$30,543$18,750
Some College$29,366$38,178$20,462
Bachelors Degree$41,934$44,743$36,099
Graduate Degree$54,050$70,809$48,992

$30,038

Average Earnings

$35,408

Average Male

$22,521

Average Female

Statesville Nc Language

Statesville Nc Language by Age

Statesville Nc Language

86.40% of Statesville Nc residents speak only English, while 13.60% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.35% of the population.

Statesville Nc Poverty

Statesville Nc Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black9,3294,08043.73%
White12,4621,71913.79%
Hispanic2,76673126.43%
Other1,11945340.48%
Multiple3389728.70%

26.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.58%

Male Poverty Rate

29.31%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Statesville Nc

The race most likely to be in poverty in Statesville Nc is Black, with 43.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Statesville Nc is White, with 13.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.35%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.63%
Some College21.67%
High School19.00%
Bachelors or Greater3.85%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed63.44%
Male Unemployed24.42%
Female Employed20.03%
Male Employed6.58%

Statesville Nc Income

Statesville Nc Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,693$52,367
Families$43,217$60,067
Married Families$66,182-
Non Families$25,339$34,573

Statesville Nc Marital Status

Statesville Nc Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.5%

Male Marriage Rate

36.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Statesville Nc Married by Age and Sex

Statesville Nc Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Statesville Nc Marital Status by Race

Statesville Nc Veterans

1,568

Number of Veterans

1,463

Male Veterans

105

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam491
First Gulf War257
Second Gulf War205
Korea168
World War II31

Statesville Nc Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,22010.55%
Black3145.05%
Hispanic432.29%
2 or More2313.29%
Other111.60%

Statesville Nc Veterans by Education

13.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Statesville Nc Employment Status

63.6%

Labor Force Participation

56.2%

Employment Rate

11.7%

Unemployment Rate

Statesville Nc Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

61.64%

Born in North Carolina

91.44%

Native Born

8.56%

Foreign Born

6.73%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.44% of Statesville Nc residents were born in the United States, with 61.64% having been born in North Carolina. 6.73% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.