Anson County, North Carolina Population 2018

Anson County, North Carolina's estimated population is 24,991 with a growth rate of -0.51% 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
201725,5315402.16%
201724,991-128-0.51%
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 American12,417
White12,257
Asian303
Two or More Races297
Some Other Race156
American Indian and Alaska Native89
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander12

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Anson County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,0001,200 Male Population2004006008001,0001,200 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Anson County, North Carolina Median Age

40.4


Total

38.8


Male

42.6


Female

Anson County, North Carolina Adults

There are 20,435 adults, (4,246 of whom are seniors) in Anson County, North Carolina.

Anson County, North Carolina Age Dependency

57.7

Age Dependency Ratio

26.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Anson County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

12,170

47.67%

Male

13,361

52.33%

Anson County, North Carolina Households and Families

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

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Anson County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.2%21.8%
All65%35%
Non Family61%39%
Male59.8%40.2%
Female42.7%57.3%

65.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Anson County, North Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,6472.4665
Married4,0373.1978.2
Non Family3,4811.261
Female1,6643.1742.7
Male4652.9459.8

3.08

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

7.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

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 Grade9215.09%
9th to 12th Grade2,68414.84%
High School Graduate7,45541.23%
Some College3,89321.53%
Associates Degree1,4598.07%
Bachelors Degree1,1796.52%
Graduate Degree4902.71%

Anson County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,7227,5321,154
Black8,3596,328374
Hispanic48124453
Multiple Races22720030
Asian20512853
Other Race1161015
Native American8536
Islander1212

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 25.85%.

Anson County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,007$33,691$23,128
Less Than High School$22,868$25,598$13,922
High School Grad$27,157$32,599$20,760
Some College$29,994$41,003$24,679
Bachelors Degree$37,286$47,969$35,857
Graduate Degree$49,192$49,442$48,654

$29,007

Average Earnings

$33,691

Average Male

$23,128

Average Female

Anson County, North Carolina Language

Anson County, North Carolina Language by Age

Anson County, North Carolina Language

95.12% of Anson County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 4.88% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.55% of the population.

Anson County, North Carolina Poverty

Anson County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black11,4043,45530.30%
White10,9261,40412.85%
Hispanic86543350.06%
Multiple2306528.26%
Asian271228.12%
Native44100.00%

22.72%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.44%

Male Poverty Rate

25.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Anson County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Anson County, North Carolina is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Anson County, North Carolina is Asian, with 8.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.02%.

Anson County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School38.83%
High School17.12%
Some College16.32%
Bachelors or Greater1.69%

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

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed65.99%
Female Unemployed56.97%
Female Employed14.13%
Male Employed6.49%

Anson County, North Carolina Income

Anson County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,123$48,704
Families$46,261$57,300
Married Families$61,904$
Non Families$21,550$31,933

Anson County, North Carolina Marital Status

Anson County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.2%

Male Marriage Rate

42.8%

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


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Anson County, North Carolina Veterans

Anson County, North Carolina Veterans by War

1,718

Number of Veterans

1,653

Male Veterans

65

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam729
First Gulf War392
Second Gulf War121
World War II100
Korea91

Anson County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74477
55 to 64438
35 to 54396
75+272
18 to 34135

Anson County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,10110.98%
Black6176.36%
Hispanic131.89%

Anson County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

10.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.66%

Veteran Disability Rate

Anson County, North Carolina Employment Status

Anson County, North Carolina Employment by Age

55.7%

Labor Force Participation

48.2%

Employment Rate

13.4%

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