Anson County, North Carolina Population 2018

Anson County, North Carolina's estimated population is 24,991 with a growth rate of -3.45% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Anson County, North Carolina is the 75th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201724,991-892-3.45%
201625,8837643.04%
201625,119-475-1.86%
201525,594-384-1.48%
201425,97830.01%
201325,975-347-1.32%
201226,322-195-0.74%
201126,517-334-1.24%
201026,8513,37714.39%
199023,474-2,175-8.48%
198025,6492,1619.20%
197023,488-1,474-5.90%
196024,962-1,819-6.79%
195026,781-1,662-5.84%
194028,443-906-3.09%
193029,3491,0153.58%
192028,3342,86911.27%
191025,4653,59516.44%
190021,8701,8439.20%
189020,0272,03311.30%
188017,9945,56644.79%
187012,428-1,236-9.05%
186013,6641751.30%
185013,489-1,588-10.53%
184015,0779826.97%
183014,0951,56112.45%
182012,5343,70341.93%
18108,8316858.41%
18008,1463,01358.70%
17905,1330.00%

Anson County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American12,612
White12,423
Asian301
Two or More Races293
Some Other Race168
American Indian and Alaska Native86

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Anson County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Anson County, North Carolina Median Age

39.9


Total

38.4


Male

42.5


Female

Anson County, North Carolina Adults

There are 20,629 adults, (4,167 of which are seniors) in Anson County, North Carolina.

Anson County, North Carolina Age Dependency

57.2

Age Dependency Ratio

25.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32

Child Dependency Ratio

Anson County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

12,308

47.55%

Male

13,575

52.45%

Anson County, North Carolina Households and Families

Anson County, North Carolina Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Anson County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.4%22.6%
All65%35%
Male62.9%37.1%
Non Family61%39%
Female45%55%

65.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Anson County, North Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,5112.5365
Married3,9153.2477.4
Non Family3,3791.261
Female1,6973.4145
Male5202.9362.9

3.17

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

7.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Anson County, North Carolina Households

Anson County, North Carolina Education

Anson County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9525.24%
9th to 12th Grade2,61414.38%
High School Graduate7,47041.09%
Some College4,05422.30%
Associates Degree1,3587.47%
Bachelors Degree1,2046.62%
Graduate Degree5282.90%

Anson County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,8367,6681,328
Black8,4626,479273
Hispanic45317053
Multiple Races18215625
Asian18012553
Other Race883611
Native American8628

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 86.78%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 29.44%.

Anson County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,586$32,056$22,302
Less Than High School$16,154$23,333$12,000
High School Grad$26,311$34,025$21,409
Some College$28,145$35,194$21,857
Bachelors Degree$45,448$47,299$35,048
Graduate Degree$46,094$50,694$42,344

$27,586

Average Earnings

$32,056

Average Male

$22,302

Average Female

Anson County, North Carolina Language

Anson County, North Carolina Language by Age

Anson County, North Carolina Language

94.75% of Anson County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 5.25% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.88% of the population.

Anson County, North Carolina Poverty

Anson County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black11,5583,38729.30%
White11,1461,49213.39%
Hispanic84453162.91%
Other16011270.00%
Multiple2284620.18%
Asian2772810.11%

22.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.77%

Male Poverty Rate

24.80%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Anson County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Anson County, North Carolina is Other, with 70.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Anson County, North Carolina is Asian, with 10.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.93%.

Anson County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School38.42%
Some College17.33%
High School14.57%
Bachelors or Greater4.66%

Anson County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed62.50%
Female Unemployed50.06%
Female Employed14.27%
Male Employed7.67%

Anson County, North Carolina Income

Anson County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,656$45,101
Families$42,500$52,266
Married Families$58,098$
Non Families$21,238$29,096

Anson County, North Carolina Marital Status

Anson County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.4%

Male Marriage Rate

40.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Anson County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Anson County, North Carolina Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Anson County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Anson County, North Carolina Veterans

Anson County, North Carolina Veterans by War

1,822

Number of Veterans

1,705

Male Veterans

117

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam714
First Gulf War456
Korea119
Second Gulf War106
World War II91

Anson County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54512
55 to 64469
65 to 74429
75+308
18 to 34104

Anson County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,06710.48%
Black7557.65%
Hispanic91.32%

Anson County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

15.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Anson County, North Carolina Employment Status

Anson County, North Carolina Employment by Age

55.8%

Labor Force Participation

47.8%

Employment Rate

14.4%

Unemployment Rate

Anson County, North Carolina Employment by Race

Anson County, North Carolina Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Anson County, North Carolina

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Wadesboro58175467-350-6.02%
Polkton33723444722.14%
Ansonville631591-40-6.34%
Lilesville536501-35-6.53%
Morven496460-36-7.26%
Peachland437411-26-5.95%
McFarlan117110-7-5.98%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990