Cabarrus County, North Carolina Population 2018

Cabarrus County, North Carolina's estimated population is 206,872 with a growth rate of 2.63% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cabarrus County, North Carolina is the 11th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017196,716-10,156-4.91%
2017206,8725,2992.63%
2016201,5735,2582.68%
2015196,3154,6532.43%
2014191,6624,5022.41%
2013187,1602,9281.59%
2012184,2323,0041.66%
2011181,2282,6911.51%
2010178,53779,60280.46%
199098,93513,04015.18%
198085,89511,26615.10%
197074,6296,4929.53%
196068,1374,3546.83%
195063,7834,3907.39%
194059,39315,06233.98%
193044,33110,60131.43%
192033,7307,49028.54%
191026,2403,78416.85%
190022,4564,31423.78%
189018,1423,17821.24%
188014,9643,01025.18%
187011,9541,40813.35%
186010,5467998.20%
18509,7474885.27%
18409,2594495.10%
18308,8101,56221.55%
18207,2481,09017.70%
18106,1581,06420.89%
18005,0940.00%

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White142,905
Black or African American33,787
Some Other Race9,058
Asian6,021
Two or More Races4,230
American Indian and Alaska Native602
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander113

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

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2018

2,0004,0006,0008,000 Male Population2,0004,0006,0008,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Median Age

37.9


Total

36.7


Male

38.9


Female

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Adults

There are 145,237 adults, (24,808 of whom are seniors) in Cabarrus County, North Carolina.

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Age Dependency

63.3

Age Dependency Ratio

20.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

101,008

51.35%

Male

95,708

48.65%

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Households and Families

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

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

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.4%15.6%
All70.8%29.2%
Non Family57.7%42.3%
Female47.3%52.7%
Male46.7%53.3%

70.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All70,5982.7670.8
Married39,5793.3284.4
Non Family18,9501.2357.7
Female8,8993.3247.3
Male3,1703.4446.7

3.24

Average Family Size

2.76

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Households

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,9273.81%
9th to 12th Grade9,1327.05%
High School Graduate32,74125.29%
Some College31,68924.47%
Associates Degree12,2069.43%
Bachelors Degree26,12520.18%
Graduate Degree12,6659.78%

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White94,52486,20228,621
Black20,32018,1125,815
Hispanic9,1755,8431,144
Other Race4,4912,988344
Asian3,9643,7792,709
Multiple Races1,6291,500486
Native American32926064
Islander11311326

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 68.34%.

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,586$45,065$32,584
Less Than High School$23,548$27,163$15,756
High School Grad$30,158$35,294$21,650
Some College$36,492$43,823$29,908
Bachelors Degree$51,472$64,181$43,123
Graduate Degree$61,936$97,558$49,615

$38,586

Average Earnings

$45,065

Average Male

$32,584

Average Female

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Language

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Language by Age

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Language

87.68% of Cabarrus County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 12.32% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.29% of the population.

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Poverty

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White132,74211,0708.34%
Black33,3685,52516.56%
Hispanic19,5015,04025.84%
Other8,9852,31325.74%
Multiple4,17269716.71%
Asian6,0212403.99%
Native5406411.85%
Islander1132017.70%

11.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.37%

Male Poverty Rate

12.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cabarrus County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cabarrus County, North Carolina is Hispanic, with 25.84% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cabarrus County, North Carolina is Asian, with 3.99% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.02%.

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.47%
High School10.39%
Some College8.54%
Bachelors or Greater3.19%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed29.38%
Male Unemployed23.85%
Female Employed6.75%
Male Employed5.32%

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Income

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$60,716$78,678
Families$72,971$89,763
Married Families$85,560$103,140
Non Families$34,966$44,765

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Marital Status

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.3%

Male Marriage Rate

51.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race


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

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Veterans

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Veterans by War

11,932

Number of Veterans

10,901

Male Veterans

1,031

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam4,075
First Gulf War3,332
Second Gulf War2,028
Korea1,081
World War II356

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 543,767
65 to 742,821
75+2,214
55 to 642,062
18 to 341,068

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White9,8599.05%
Black1,7277.35%
Hispanic4073.62%
2 or More1245.84%
Asian671.59%
Other661.13%
Hawaiian6254.87%
Indian277.16%

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

4.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Employment Status

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Employment by Age

68.1%

Labor Force Participation

63.3%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Employment by Race

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Cabarrus County, North Carolina

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Concord79261898911063013.41%
Kannapolis 4260247839523712.29%
Harrisburg1333515349201415.10%
Midland 3077350142413.78%
Locust 293030661364.64%
Mount Pleasant1652188823614.29%
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