Cabarrus County, North Carolina Population 2018

Cabarrus County, North Carolina's estimated population is 206,872 with a growth rate of 7.58% 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
2017206,87214,5767.58%
2016192,296-9,277-4.60%
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
White142,064
Black or African American32,188
Some Other Race8,107
Asian5,258
Two or More Races4,059
American Indian and Alaska Native568
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander52

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

Cabarrus 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

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Median Age

37.7


Total

36.4


Male

38.6


Female

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Adults

There are 141,722 adults, (24,037 of which are seniors) in Cabarrus County, North Carolina.

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Age Dependency

63.3

Age Dependency Ratio

20.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43

Child Dependency Ratio

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

98,788

51.37%

Male

93,508

48.63%

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Households and Families

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

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.3%15.7%
All71.2%28.8%
Non Family58%42%
Female46.2%53.8%
Male45.6%54.4%

71.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All68,2892.7971.2
Married39,2943.3584.3
Non Family17,9691.2458
Female8,1993.3546.2
Male2,8273.3145.6

3.27

Average Family Size

2.79

Average Household Size

4.1%

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 Grade4,9033.88%
9th to 12th Grade9,0947.20%
High School Graduate33,18026.26%
Some College30,59524.21%
Associates Degree12,4329.84%
Bachelors Degree24,76419.60%
Graduate Degree11,3969.02%

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White93,36984,91427,345
Black19,23116,9915,008
Hispanic8,8565,7391,052
Other Race4,0142,663323
Asian3,4523,2672,220
Multiple Races1,6221,475489
Native American27622370
Islander5252

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 64.31%.

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,200$43,772$31,003
Less Than High School$21,226$23,487$15,967
High School Grad$28,602$35,131$20,032
Some College$36,548$45,335$28,866
Bachelors Degree$50,931$61,151$43,452
Graduate Degree$60,413$90,284$47,370

$37,200

Average Earnings

$43,772

Average Male

$31,003

Average Female

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Language

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Language by Age

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Language

88.19% of Cabarrus County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 11.81% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.21% of the population.

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Poverty

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White131,66710,1117.68%
Black31,7435,70417.97%
Hispanic18,6935,69830.48%
Other8,0332,22127.65%
Multiple4,01060715.14%
Asian5,2512855.43%
Native5178716.83%
Islander522548.08%

11.71%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.43%

Male Poverty Rate

12.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cabarrus County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cabarrus County, North Carolina is Islander, with 48.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cabarrus County, North Carolina is Asian, with 5.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.31%.

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.90%
High School11.04%
Some College7.63%
Bachelors or Greater2.61%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed32.55%
Male Unemployed20.20%
Female Employed7.18%
Male Employed5.50%

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Income

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$58,970$75,566
Families$70,368$85,914
Married Families$81,455$97,749
Non Families$33,809$43,820

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Marital Status

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.8%

Male Marriage Rate

52.2%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Veterans

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Veterans by War

12,238

Number of Veterans

11,302

Male Veterans

936

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam4,260
First Gulf War3,121
Second Gulf War2,002
Korea1,068
World War II456

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 543,815
65 to 742,940
55 to 642,235
75+2,183
18 to 341,065

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White10,0979.35%
Black1,8468.27%
Hispanic4394.05%
2 or More1185.81%
Other761.46%
Indian5215.66%
Asian300.83%
Hawaiian1936.54%

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

4.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Employment Status

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Employment by Age

67.9%

Labor Force Participation

62.4%

Employment Rate

7.9%

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